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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.


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

Flexus Living & Learning Community Honored by Women in Engineering ProActive Network More»

UMD Student Receives NASA Harriett G. Jenkins Pre-Doctoral Fellowship More»

Scassero Weighs in on FAA Small UAS Ruling More»

Upcoming Events

July 25, 2016 10:00 a.m.
Job Search 201 - Networking Workshop More»

July 26, 2016 10:00 a.m.
Interview Preparation Workshop More»

July 30, 2016
Committee on Space Research (COSPAR-2016) More»


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