Kent Udell,


Phone: (801) 585-0369
Fax: (801) 585-9826

Office: 1016 MEK (1495 E 100 S)
Lab: Sustainable Energy


Media: Udell receives UURF Grant for Heating & Cooling using Thermal Batteries and Waste Heat | ME Prof. Kent Udell’s Transformative Energy Solution | Prof. Udell Works With the Elements to Seek Energy | KSL: Experimental “Ice Ball” Air Conditioning | A Giant Ice Ball to Cool Your Home? Utah Researchers Think It Just Might Work


  • Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Utah, 1980
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Utah, 1978
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Utah State University, 1974
Research Interests

  • Contaminated aquifer restoration
  • Enhanced petroleum recovery
  • Fluid mechanics
  • Heat transfer
  • Mass transfer
  • Multiphase transport in porous media
  • Microscale heat transfer