Willem Toet to give a MasterClass at Florida Universitària on February 24th

Toet is a Professor and Aerodynamics Specialist at Sauber who has worked in the field for over 30 years. The MasterClass will take place this Monday at 6PM

This free public seminar will cover some of the fundamentals of aerodynamics, in ways that are easy to understand and using examples from Willem Toet’s long career.

Toet kicked off his Formula 1 career in F1 with Benetton in 1985 with whom won the F1 Drivers’ Championship. Later, Toet moved to Ferrari as Head of Aerodynamics and also worked in the pinnacle of motorsport with BAR/Honda and BMW Sauber. He joined RML after that with another string of successes in touring cars and sports cars before returning to Sauber F1 in 2011.

The potential benefits of good aerodynamics will also be covered using a variety of real examples / applications as well as the upcoming F1 aerodynamics rule changes, aiming to make racing more competitive. The mysterious science of aerodynamics is often thought to be impossible to master.

Students, university staff, industry members and general public are all welcome. It is mandatory to sign up making click on the link below.

Aerodynamics Masterclass from Aero Fun to Formula 1
Free Public Lecture
When: February 24th at 6 PM.
Where: Florida Universitària. Events Hall.
Language: English
Sign Up: Here


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