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researcher , mechanical engineer

Michael M. Gritsch, German mechanical engineer, researcher. Achievements include research on gas turbine heat transfer; designs for gas turbine components' cooling schemes; patents pending for gas turbine film-cooling hole design.

Background

Gritsch, Michael M. was born on April 12, 1967 in Langenberg, Germany. Son of Gerd R. and Brigitte I. Gritsch.

Education

Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Karlsruhe, Germany, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, University Karlsruhe, 1998.

Career

Research fellow Institute Turbomachinery, Karlsruhe, 1992-1998. Scientist ABB Corporation Research Center, Baden-Daettwil, Switzerland, 1998-2000. Research engineer Alstom Power, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research on gas turbine heat transfer. Designs for gas turbine components' cooling schemes. Patents pending for gas turbine film-cooling hole design.

Connections

Married Petra Witt, December 18, 1968. 1 child, Christopher.

father:
Gerd R.

mother:
Brigitte I. Gritsch

spouse:
Petra Witt

child:
Christopher Gritsch