Sverre Steen

Professor Department of Marine Technology

+47 73595861 +47 93406429 Otto Nielsens veg 10, Marinteknisk senter*F2.210

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:

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Postal address

Department of Marine Technology Norwegian University of Science and Technology 7491 Trondheim Norway