Nathalie Vriend

Associate Professor, University of Colorado Boulder, Colorado, USA.

Keynote Speakers

Keynote Title:

“Imaging stress distributions in granular hopper flows and avalanches using photoelasticity.”


Associate Professor Nathalie Vriend joined the University of Colorado Boulder in 2022. Prior to CU Boulder, she spend a 12-year period in the United Kingdom at the University of Cambridge in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP), holding a Royal Society Dorothy Hodgkin Fellowship and a University Research Fellowship.

Dr. Vriend earned her ingenieurs (B.Sc. + M.Sc.) degree in Mechanical Engineering (2004) from the University of Twente, The Netherlands and her M.Sc. (2005, in Aeronautics) and Ph.D. degree (2010, in Mechanical Engineering and Geophysics) from the California Institute of Technology, USA.

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