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Welcome to the Glenn L. Martin Wind Tunnel at the University of Maryland. We have tried to reflect our work and our enthusiasm for low speed aerodynamics. We are engaged in research, development, and education activities with applications spanning many areas including work on airplanes, automobiles, yacht keels & sails, and submarines.

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Why wind tunnels still matter in the 21st century
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Blown Away: UMD Highlights Work in the Wind Tunnel

An advanced design fighter model for study

Learn More about GLMWT Facilities

The fan at the Glenn L. Martin Wind Tunnel, powered by a 2,000-horsepower electric motor, reaches speeds up to 230 m.p.h. ... More

Before and after image of the drive section.  

GLMWT Undergoes Renovations

After 60 years as one of the premier low-speed wind tunnel testing facilities, the Glenn L. Martin Wind Tunnel has begun a transformation process...More

 

   

Department News

UMD Students Cinch First Place in 33rd Annual AHS Student Design Competition More»

The Blue Whirl: Clark School Research in the News More»

Newly Discovered Blue Whirl Fire Tornado Burns Cleaner for Reduced Emissions; Could Lead to Better Oil Spill Cleanup More»



Upcoming Events

August 31, 2016 10:00 a.m.
Career Fair Preparation Workshop More»

September 9, 2016 10:00 a.m.
Career Fair Preparation Workshop More»

September 13, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Career Fair Preparation Workshop More»


 

 
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