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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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Sail boat test

Off-Wind Sail Test Rig in GLMWT

Test rig developed for studies of design methods for off-wind sails in collaboration with Quantum Sails of Annapolis, MD under a series of grants from MTECH's MIPS program.

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

Mechanical Engineering Clinches 2015 Alumni Cup Title More»

Fourney Named ASME Fellow More»

Lagor and Sherman Named 2014 Future Faculty Inductees More»



Upcoming Events

March 3, 2015 2:00 p.m.
Job Search 101: Finding an Internship/Co-op Position & Careers4Engineers More»

March 4, 2015 10:00 a.m.
Resume Writing Workshop More»

March 4, 2015 3:30 p.m.
AE Minta Martin Lecture: Sean Brennan, "Transportation Disturbances, Noise and Unmodled Dynamics" More»


 

 
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