Benjamin Howett

Research Associate
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Ben Howett is a reaseacher at the University of Strathclyde working on the topic of step-changes in ship design for reduced carbon emissions. His current research focus concerns performance prediction of Wind Assist technologies. His other research interests include the optimisation of ship hullforms and the prediction and analysis of yacht performance. Outside of his academic work Ben develops performance instrumentation and race navigation systems for sailing yachts.