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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

Aerospace Engineering Alumnus Receives 2015 ASME Gustus L. Larson Memorial Award More»

New ONR grant for bio-inspired underwater sensing and control More»

Jones Named AIAA National Capital Section's Hal Andrew Young Engineer of the Year More»

Upcoming Events

May 29, 2015 1:00 p.m.
Job Search 201: Networking and Online Resources More»

June 4, 2015 10:00 a.m.
Interview Techniques Workshop More»

June 4, 2015 11:00 a.m.
Job Search 101: Finding an Internship/Co-op Position & Careers4Engineers More»


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