Wolfson Unit at INNOV’SAIL 2020

Etienne Gauvain will attend the INNOV’SAIL 2020 conference (online, 15-17 June 2020). He will be presenting a paper on the implementation of Particle...
Example of Wind Tunnel Downwind Sail PIV

COVID Update 19/05

The Wolfson Unit is open for business, with our staff who can working from home.Despite the extraordinary circumstances that COVID19 has brought, the Wolfson...
Wolfson Unit News

34m Trawler Optimisation: CFD and Towing Tank

The Wolfson Unit have recently assisted Macduff Shipyards with the optimisation of a proposed 34m stern trawler hull form. The design brief to Macduff was to...
Wolfson Unit Tank Tests Macduff Trawler

Modelling of Flettner Rotors using CFD

The Wolfson Unit delivered a paper on "Predicted fuel savings for a Flettner Rotor assisted tanker using computational fluid dynamics" at the RINA...
Rotor mounted on simple ship form

PIV Wind Tunnel Testing on Sailing Yacht

The Wolfson Unit MTIA, in collaboration with the Fluid Structure Interactions Research Group at the University of Southampton, have recently performed Particle...
Sailing Yacht PIV

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