Weekly Seminar

Weekly Seminar

Annual Symposium

CEAFM Dual Degree Program


Special Seminar

Date: August 10th, 2009
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Latrobe 106
Speaker: Ernst-A. Weitendorf
Naval Architect, Consultant for Hydrodynamics, Cavitation, Vibration
Title: "Cavitation and Water Quality at Ship Model Propeller Tests"


The talk will consist of

1. Short historical introduction of the cavitation phenomenon
2. Cavitation investigations in three tunnels
3. Vibration excitation by higher harmonics of the blade frequency pressure
fluctuations at the ship’s stern
4. Short report and recommendations of the ITTC Specialist Committee on
Water Quality (2002)
5. Summary and prospect

Upcoming Seminar

Speaker: Prof. Beverley McKeon (California Institute of Technology)
Title: "Systems analysis of wall turbulence: Characterizing natural and synthetic self-sustaining processes"

Date: Friday, February 24, 2016
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Gilman Hall 132

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