Samuel Engeda

  • Ph. D. student
  • BMW Group, Munich, Germany


Education/ Degrees


Dipl.-Ing. (FH) (mechanical engineer): TinniT Technologies GmbH, Karlsruhe
Thesis: Thermal and fluidic design of a, based on metal foam, latent heat storage for the usage in a building with textile roof

Work History:

09/2012 – 08/2013: Scientific assistant
10/2010 – 08/2012: Computational engineer (CFD); CFD+engineering GmbH, Munich
08/2010 – 09/2010: Scientific assistant; Institute of Materials and Processes; University of Applied Sciences, Karlsruhe
06/2010 – 09/2010: Project assistant; TinniT Technologies GmbH, Karlsruhe

Research Interests:

  • Three-Dimensional simulation of a Three-Way Catalytic Converter
  • Fluid dynamics and computational fluid dynamics


Engeda S., Kneer A., Girlich D., Martens E., Nestler B.: Development of a metal foam based latent heat cooling system in the field of solar power generation, International Conference on Cellular Materials, 2010