Jochen MarziDirector CFD and Research at Hamburg Ship Model Basin (HSVA)
Dr. Jochen Marzi graduated in 1985 from Hamburg University as Dipl. Ing. Naval Architecture and received his PhD in 1988 from Technical University Hamburg Harburg with a thesis on flow separation. Since then he worked for a shipyard research establishment at Bremerhaven Germany, making first contacts with joint European Projects. In 1996 Jochen Marzi joined Hamburgische Schiffbau Versuchsanstalt - HSVA, working as a senior CFD engineer and project manager both in research and consultancy work, leading several large European projects such as the VIRTUE IP in FP 6, several projects on energy efficiency and presently HOLISHIP in Horizon 2020. He is now Head of the CFD department and responsible for the coordination of European Research at HSVA and active in several R&D projects dealing with CFD, Ship Design and Energy Efficiency. Jochen Marzi represents HSVA in the European Council for Maritime Applied R&D (ECMAR) from the beginning in 2007. He served as Chairman from 2009-2011 and has been elected vice chairman again in 2018.