Sverre Steen
Manager, WP2 Hull and propeller Phone:+47 7359 5861 Email:

Professor, NTNU Department of Marine Technology


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