Center for Environmental and Applied Fluid Mechanics

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

Special CEAFM Seminar

Speaker: Dr. Nicolai Gayle Nygaard (DONG Energy, Denmark)
Title: "Wakes in Large Offshore Wind Farms – Model vs. Observations"

Date: Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Location: Latrobe Hall 106

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