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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

Leidos Invests in Innovation Partnership with UMD More»

Shrestha and Yanes Named Aviation Week Twenty20s More»

UMD Clark School to Host Mpact Week: Disaster Resilience More»

Upcoming Events

September 30, 2014 11:00 a.m.
Job Search 101: Finding an Internship/Co-op Position & Careers4Engineers More»

October 1, 2014 10:00 a.m.
AE Seminar: Rocks in a plasma stream: Simulations of wake formation at the Moon & small bodies More»

October 1, 2014 10:00 a.m.
Resume Writing Workshop More»


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