, Volume 2, Issue 2, pp 48–51 | Cite as

Computer simulation helps improve formula one aerodynamics

  • Francis T. Makowski
  • Luciano Mariella


Computer simulation has helped engineers at Ferrari to make significant improvements to the aerodynamics of a Formula One vehicle. The simulation was used to fine-tune the aerodynamics of a new roll-hoop structure required by recent rule changes.


Computational Fluid Dynamic Computational Fluid Dynamic Simulation Wind Tunnel Test Computational Fluid Dynamic Analysis Reynolds Stress Model 
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  • Francis T. Makowski
  • Luciano Mariella

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