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Dr Yigit Kemal Demirel is a Senior Lecturer in the Naval Architecture, Ocean and Marine Engineering Department at the University of Strathclyde, and is the International/Erasmus Exchange Coordinator of the Department. His research interests lie in computational (CFD) and experimental hydrodynamics. He is actively engaged in fundamental and industry-focussed research on the effect of roughness (hull fouling and antifouling coatings) on ship performance, energy efficiency of ships, hull-propeller optimisation and energy saving devices (ESDs). In 2017, Dr Demirel was appointed as an ITTC Resistance and Propulsion Committee Member for a duration of three years.
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Virtual and physical ExperimeNtal Towing centre for the design of eneRgy Efficient sea-faring vessels - VENTuRE (H2020 CSA)
1/01/20 → 31/12/22
Korkmaz, K. B., Werner, S., Sakamoto, N., Queutey, P., Deng, G., Yuling, G., Guoxiang, D., Maki, K., Ye, H., Akinturk, A., Sayeed, T., Hino, T., Zhao, F., Tezdogan, T., Demirel, Y. K. & Bensow, R., 15 Jan 2021, In: Ocean Engineering. 220, 108451.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review
Song, S., Dai, S., Demirel, Y. K., Atlar, M., Day, S. & Turan, O., 17 Mar 2021, In: Journal of Ship Research. 65, 1, p. 62-71 10 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile31 Downloads (Pure)
Demirel, Y. K., 24 Sep 2015
Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis
Yigit Kemal Demirel (Chair)Sep 2020 → Sep 2021
Activity: Participating in or organising an event types › Organiser of major conference