Handschuh, Michael


Dr. Michael Handschuh is a Research Assistant Professor for the Gear and Power Transmission Research Laboratory (GearLab) within the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at The Ohio State University. He received his PhD from Ohio State in 2018. Research efforts are characterized into two powertrain metrics: noise and tribology. Other responsibilities include supervision, training, and management of experimental facilities within GearLab.



PhD, Mechanical Engineering - 2018 The Ohio State University

MS, Mechanical Engineering - 2013 The Ohio State University

BS, Mechanical Engineering - 2011 The Ohio State University


Research Specializations Include:

  1. Gear scuffing modeling (EHL) and experiments
  2. Gear transmission error measurement and analysis
  3. Gear design
  4. Experimental test setup designer and engineer