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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

UMD Celebrates Opening of UAS Test Site in Southern Maryland More»

University of Maryland Orbital Debris Education and Research Center to Host Inaugural Workshop More»

Weiner Wins Sikorsky Aircraft Fellowship More»

Upcoming Events

August 28, 2014 10:00 a.m.
Job Search 201: Networking and Online Resources More»

August 29, 2014 10:00 a.m.
Career Fair Preparation Workshop More»

September 4, 2014 1:00 p.m.
Career Fair Preparation Workshop More»


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