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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.


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

Oran Recognized with Honorary Doctorate from the Institut National des Sciences Appliquées Rouen More»

Hubbard and Wissa Collaborators on ASME Best Paper in Structures More»

UMD Mourns Passing of Benefactor and Alumnus A. James Clark More»

Upcoming Events

March 30, 2015 11:00 a.m.
Interview Techniques Workshop More»

March 31, 2015 9:30 a.m.
Evaluating Job Offers & Salary Negotiation More»

April 1, 2015 10:00 a.m.
Job Search 101: Finding an Internship/Co-op Position & Careers4Engineers More»


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