Faculty & Staff Profile

CEE Subhas

Dr. Karan Venayagamoorthy

Borland Professor of Fluid Mechanics
Civil and Environmental Engineering

Research Interests

  • Environmental Fluid Mechanics & Hydraulic Engineering
  • Computational Fluid Mechanics
  • Wind Engineering & Energy for Sustainability
  • Physical Oceanography & Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
  • Stratified Turbulence
  • Modeling of Turbulent Flows in Natural and Engineered Systems

Links to Other Information


  • B.S. 2000, University of Natal - Civil Engineering (summa cum laude)
  • M.S. 2002, University of Natal - Civil Engineering (cum laude)
  • Ph.D. 2006, Stanford University - Civil and Environmental Engineering

International Connections

  • Country: South Africa
    Contact: University of KwaZulu-Natal, Honorary Research Fellow

Contact Information

Office Location: Engineering A207E
Phone: (970) 491-1915
Fax: (970) 491-7727
Email: vskaran@colostate.edu