Vivien Maertens

Project: Optimisation of deep-water offshore wind systems

Supervisors: Dr Chris Blenkinsopp and Prof Paul Milewski


Vivien is pursuing her WISE CDT PhD project at the University of Bath with interests in hydro-renewable energies. She graduated in 2017 with an MSc in Modern Applications of Mathematics with a Distinction, also from the University of Bath. Her dissertation was entitled ‘Optimising the power output of wave energy converters’ which was conducted in collaboration with Quintessa Ltd. Vivien also has a BSc (Hons) in Mathematics with Advanced Proficiency in French from the University of Exeter.

In her free time, she has also been active volunteer of The Cinnamon Trust.

Research Interests

  • Fluid dynamics
  • Hydro-renewable energies