An EU - New Zealand Research Collaboration to Develop Synergies and Make Cutting-edge Breakthroughs in Yacht Engineering

The present exchange program aims at strengthening a research partnership through staff exchanges and networking activities between three European research organisations and a research organisation in New Zealand.

The experienced senior researchers involved in the present proposal are members of research groups in the area of Yacht Engineering.

These research groups are:

  • The Institute for Energy Systems (UEDIN)
  • The Marine Design, Production and Operations Group (UNEW)
  • The Yacht Research Unit (UOA)
  • The Fluid Mechanics and Energy Research Group (ECONAV)

Further Information: 

Project Website: 

Principal Investigator: 

Dr Ignazio Maria Viola

Postgraduate Researchers: 

Francesca Tagliaferri

Research Institutes: 

  • Energy Systems

Research Themes: 

  • Naval Architecture