Curriculum Vitae - Friedrich Mewis

 

 

  • born in Lutherstadt Wittenberg on 10th of February 1943
  • in 1961 university entry qualification in Pretzsch/Elbe
  • in 1968 graduating in Naval Architecture at the University Rostock
  • from 1968 to 1996 employed at SVA (Schiffbau Versuchsanstalt Potsdam) in different positions, since 1990 Director of the towing tank
  •       from 1993 to 2005 chairman of the "STG-Fachausschuß Schiffshydrodynamik"
  •       from 1996 to 2006 member of the Propulsion Committee of ITTC
  • from 1996 to 2006 Director Resistance & Propulsion at HSVA (Hamburgische Schiffbau Versuchsanstalt)
  • since 2006 Consultant, Mewis Ship Hydrodynamics, Dresden
  • in 2008 invention and development of Mewis Duct®
  • in 2012 development and invention of Becker Mewis Duct® Twisted (formerly known as Becker Twisted Fin®)