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Dr Carola Koenig
Reader / Vice Dean (International)

Howell Building 134


Carola König is a Reader and Vice Dean International in the College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences at Brunel University London. Following her degree in Mechanical Engineering (Dipl-Ing) from the University of Stuttgart, Germany in 1992 and a short period in the automotive industry she obtained a PhD from Brunel in 1998. Her expertise is in Fluid Mechanics, including CFD, within a variety of multi-disciplinary environments which comprise biomedical and bioprocess engineering as well as thermofluids engineering. Prior to her international role she was Course Director of Brunel’s Flood and Coastal Engineering programmes, a programme suite of both, undergraduate and postgraduate courses sponsored by the Environment Agency and co-delivered with HR Wallingford, a renowned, independent civil engineering and environmental hydraulics organisation. In conjunction to that role, her research has widened to include also adaptation to climate change, such as flooding, sea level rise and health. She is a Charted Engineer and Member of the IMechE where she is the immediate past Chair of the Thermofluids Group and a member of its Climate Change Adaptation Working Group. She is also a Fellow of the Institute of the Higher Education Academy and has a keen interest in education management.


  • Enhancing the quality and quantity of international partnerships, maintain existing relationships, increasing staff and student mobility, and internationalising college activities.
  • Teaching responsibilities at both, Undergraduate and Master's level

Newest selected publications

Breen, MJ., Kebede, AS. and König, CS. (2024) 'Assessing coupled human-flood interactions using LiDAR geostatistics and neighbourhood analyses'. Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk, 15 (1). pp. 1 - 22. ISSN: 1947-5705 Open Access Link

Journal article

Tishova, Y., Kalinchenko, S., Mskhalaya, G., Hackett, G., Livingston, M., König, C., et al. (2024) 'Testosterone therapy reduces insulin resistance in men with adult-onset testosterone deficiency and metabolic syndrome. Results from the Moscow Study, a randomized controlled trial with an open-label phase'. Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism, 26 (6). pp. 2147 - 2157. ISSN: 1462-8902

Journal article

Haider, KS., Zitzmann, M., Ramachandran, P., König, CS., Hackett, G., Haider, A., et al. (2024) 'Testosterone therapy over 60 months improves aging male symptoms scores in all men with adult-onset testosterone deficiency'. Aging Male, 27 (1). pp. 2357548. ISSN: 1368-5538

Journal article

Hackett, G., Mann, A., Haider, A., Haider, KS., Desnerck, P., König, CS., et al. (2024) 'Testosterone Replacement Therapy: Effects on Blood Pressure in Hypogonadal Men'. World Journal of Men's Health, 42. ISSN: 2287-4208

Journal article

Mann, A., Strange, RC., König, CS., Hackett, G., Haider, A., Haider, KS., et al. (2023) 'Testosterone replacement therapy: association with mortality in high-risk patient subgroups'. Andrology, 0 (ahead of print). pp. 1 - 9. ISSN: 2047-2919 Open Access Link

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