Dr Michael Gschwendtner

Senior Lecturer- Mechanical & Production

Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 8079

Email: michael.gschwendtner@aut.ac.nz

Physical Address:
AUT University
WZ Building, Level 3
34 St Paul Street
Auckland Central
Auckland 1010

Postal Address:
Auckland University of Technology
School of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences
Private Bag 92006
Auckland 1142


  • Dipl.-Ing. (1991), TU Munich
  • Dr.-Ing. (2000), UniBW Munich

Teaching Areas:

  • Dynamics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Thermodynamics

Research Areas:

  • Stirling cycle research
  • Development of Stirling cryocoolers, refrigerators, heat-pumps, and engines
  • Heat-actuated refrigerators and heat-pumps
  • Liquid piston sytems
  • Geothermal power generation and cooling
  • Waste heat recovery
  • Renewable energy

Last updated: 15-Feb-2018 11.34am

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