Posts by McKenzie Wilson

A Unique Opportunity

The Sailing Yacht Research Foundation is co-hosting a computational fluid dynamics (CFD) seminar from May 10-12 in Newport, RI. The seminar is open to all participants of all experience levels, from those looking to understand the basics of how CFD is used to drive the design of today’s modern race boats to more experienced users…

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Registration Open for NUMECA Cloud CFD Seminar – May 2017

SYRF partnering with NUMECA for FINETM/Marine seminar in Newport on May 10th REGISTER HERE Newport, RI – The Sailing Yacht Research Foundation (SYRF) is pleased to announce that it has partnered with NUMECA to organize a FINETM/Marine seminar in Newport from May 10th-May 12th. The 14M Project was conceived as a follow up from the 2015 SYRF Wide…

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SYRF Publishes NEW 14 Meter Hull Design

The Sailing Yacht Research Foundation (SYRF) is publicly sharing the design of a 14 Meter wide and light hull. SYRF hopes that the entire sailing community will use this as an educational exercise to better understand the capabilities and limitations of current performance prediction tools. The 14M Project was conceived as a follow up from…

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