School of Engineering

Staff Profile

Dr David Trodden

Lecturer in Marine Technology


David is a ship hydrodynamicist who specialises is numerical modelling of marine propellers and manoeuvring simulation.

His interests are predominantly involved with design and analysis for the non-linear environment (real service conditions) in which marine vehicles operate.

Research interests:
•    Ship system simulation in service conditions.
•    Seakeeping and Manoeuvring
•    Ship Resistance and Propulsion
•    Numerical modelling