Dipl.-Ing. Georgios Bletsos

Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH)
Institute for Fluid Dynamics and Ship Theory (M8)
Am Schwarzenberg-Campus 4 (C)
D-21073 Hamburg
Room C5.021

Phone: +49 40 42878 6060


URL: http://www.tuhh.de/fds/staff/


Schooling in Athens (Greece)


Diploma (Integrated Master) Mechanical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens


Intern at Advanced Technology Department, Toyota Motor Europe, Belgium


Research Associate at Institute of Fluid Dynamics and Ship Theory, Hamburg University of Technology

Major Areas of Interest & Expertise

Mathematical Optimization: Adjoint Techniques, Continuous Adjoint Sensitivity Analysis, Adjoint FSI formulations, Robust Optimization

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD): Applications in hemodynamics, Blood damage modelling

Fluid-Structure Interaction (FSI): Partitioned approach to adjoint shape optimization of coupled FSI problems

I'm working on a project which is part of ''SENSUS'' research training centre at the interface between applied mathematics and computational engineering.

Student work





Bletsos, G., Kühl, N. & Rung, T.  Adjoint-based shape optimization for the minimization of flow-induced
hemolysis in biomedical applications, Engineering Appl. of Comp. Fluid Mech. 15:1095-1112 (2021), DOI:10.1080/19942060.2021.1943532


Bletsos, G., Gkagkas, K., Asouti, V. et al. Multi-scale design of new lubricants featuring inhomogeneous viscosity. Eur. Phys. J. B 92, 201 (2019).