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Karl Grosh

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Karl Grosh

Associate Chair for Facilities, Planning and DEI, Mechanical Engineering; Professor, Mechanical Engineering; Professor, Biomedical Engineering Department
3646 GGB (George G. Brown Laboratory)
2350 Hayward
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2125
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Phone: (734) 764-9414
Fax: (734) 647-3170

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Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, 1994
M.S., Engineering Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1988
B.S., Engineering Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1985

Research Interests

Structural acoustics and vibration; finite element methods; electroacoustic transducers; cochlear mechanics; noise control; gear dynamics; contact noise; biomechanics of soft tissue.

Major Funding Sources

Office of Naval Research; National Institues of Health; National Science Foundation; Whitcher

Honors and Awards

Engineering Translational Research Fund Award, 2009

Fellow, Acoustical Society of America, 2009

Education Excellence Award, University of Michigan College of Engineering, 2007-08

Tau Beta Pi

Faculty Achievement Award, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2004

Excellence Award, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2003-2004

Young Investigator Award, Office of Naval Research, 1999

CAREER Award, National Science Foundation, 1999

Panhellenic Teaching Excellence Award, U-M, Order of Omega, 1999

Best Student Paper in Noise: "Design and effectiveness of in-line tuning cables for quieting hydraulic power units," John M. Dodson, David R. Dowling and Karl Grosh, 131 Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Indianapolis, IN, May 1996

Graduated with Honors and High Distinction, Pennsylvania State University:, 1985

George F. Wislicenus Undergraduate Assistant, 1983-1985

Walter Jaunzemis Memorial Award, Pennsylvania State University, 1984


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