Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf

Magnetohydrodynamics

Dr. Norbert Weber
Phone:+49 351 260 3112
Email: norbert.weberAthzdr.de
Links:Google Scholar
ORCID: 0000-0002-5191-0122
AddressBautzner Landstraße 400
01328 Dresden
Building/Office:241/114

Fields of interest:

  • magnetohydrodynamics: Tayler instability, metal pad roll instability, electro-vortex flow
  • electrochemical energy storage: liquid metal batteries, molten salt batteries, ZEBRA and NaS batteries
  • electrochemical processes: aluminium reduction
  • numerical simulation: electrodynamics, mass- and heat-transfer, electrochemistry
  • OpenFOAM: VOF, multi-region modelling

Publications:

Curriculum Vitae

University Education

  • 2004 – 2011: Study of mechanical engineering at Technische Universität Dresden
  • 2016: PhD at Technische Universität Dresden, Germany. Topic: "Numerical simulation of Tayler instability and electro-vortex flow in liquid metal batteries"

Work experience

  • 2011 – today: Research associate at Institute of Fluid Dynamics, Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden – Rossendorf, Germany

International experience

  • 2008/2009 Erasmus exchange at University Bordeaux 1, France
  • 2010/2011 Master thesis at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain
  • 2016 Visiting researcher at Laboratoire d’Informatique pour la Mécanique et les Sciences de l’Ingénieur, Paris, France
  • 2018 Visiting researcher at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, USA
  • 2019 Visiting researcher at CIEMAT, Madrid, Spain