Markus Bussmann

PhD, P.Eng., FCSME

Professor & Chair, Mechanical Engineering

Tel: 416-978-7198
Office: MC136
Research Group: Modeling Materials Processing Laboratory

Research Area


Research Interests

CFD and thermofluids modelling, in particular of interfacial, multiphase and particulate flows, as occur in various industrial applications.


Markus Bussmann is a Professor with the Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering (MIE) at the University of Toronto. He earned BASc and MASc degrees from the University of Waterloo, and a PhD (2000) from the University of Toronto. He then spent 2½ years as a postdoc and staff member at the Los Alamos National Laboratory, joined U of T in 2002, served as Graduate Coordinator of MIE from 2009-2013, and as Vice-Dean of Graduate Studies for the Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering from 2013-2017. Professor Bussmann was named a fellow of the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering in 2011, and was awarded the CSME Robert Angus Medal in 2019. In addition to research and admin work, Professor Bussmann also greatly enjoys teaching and has won a couple of MIE Teaching Awards.

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