He studied Mechanical Engineering at ETH Zürich and graduated at ETH in 2002 in the field of fluid turbulence. Until 2012, Beat Lüthi was leading the hyromechanics group at IfU ETH, specialized in the fields of image based particle tracking velocimetry and turbulence small scale dynamics.
He holds a PhD from the Technical University of Valencia on Hydraulic and Environmental Engineering. He worked at the ETH Zürich in the Institute of Environmental Engineering (IfU) as a Post-doctoral researcher. He has worked for more than 15 years on different topics related to water management and measurement in several countries.
He holds a PhD in Environmental Fluid Mechanics from ETH Zurich. His background is in Environmental Engineering, mainly hydromechanics, water resources management and process engineering.