Texas Tech University

Jerzy Blawzdziewicz, Ph.D.


Email: jerzy.blawzdziewicz@ttu.edu

Phone: 806.834.0496

Fax: 806.742.3540

ME South 201 O

Research Website: Soft Matter & Complex Fluids

Jerzy Blawzdziewicz


Dr. Jerzy Blawzdziewicz is a professor of mechanical engineering at Texas Tech University. His research focuses on hydrodynamics, soft matter, nanomaterials, granular media, biophysics, and biological matter. His awards and recognitions include the NSF CAREER Award, the Hellman Family Fellowship Award, and the French Ministry of Science Fellowship among others. Additionally, he has also been a member of the TTU Transdisciplinary Research Academy twice. He has published numerous articles, book chapters, technical reports, and journals in his field of research and has given many invited talks at numerous schools and conferences.

Research Interests

Theoretical & Numerical Descriptions of Complex Materials:

  • Colloidal Suspensions
  • Functional Nanocomposite Membranes
  • Metallic Glasses
  • Soft Biological Matter

Personal Information

Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph.D., Theoretical Physics, University of Warsaw, Poland, (1986)

  • M.S., Theoretical Physics, University of Warsaw, Poland, (1980)

Department of Mechanical Engineering