Sverre Steen

Professor Department of Marine Technology

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Otto Nielsens veg 10, Marinteknisk senter*G2.164

Background and activities

Interests and engagements

I am currently director of the Rolls-Royce University Technology Centre (UTC) "Performance in a Seaway", see for more information.

I am one of two members of the standing committee of Symposium of Marine Propulsors

I am engaged in the planning of the new marine technology research center in Trondheim -

I am coordinator for the hydrodynamic laboratories in the Department of Marine Technology.

Other topics of interest are:

  • Model test techniques
  • Resistance and propulsion
  • Seakeeping of ships, including propulsion in waves
  • Performance of high speed marine vehichles, especially air cushion catamaran


I am lecturing the following courses: