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Andrea Vergombello

VPP and CFD Optimization
Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team

Born in Venice in 1983, Andrea holds a degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Padova and is specialized in computational fluid dynamics (CFD) analysis and VPP studies applied to sailing yachts. Andrea gained a lot of experience working as CFD and VPP consultant involved in the main stages of different projects. He is at his fourth America's Cup, the third with Luna Rossa.

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Interview with the engineers of the Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli boat for the 37th America’s Cup

Written by Andrea Vergombello, Matteo Ledri , Nela Lazarevic Oct 13 2022 · 4 min read
As the Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli prototype was getting ready to sail the waters of Cagliari, Italy, we took a moment to interview Matteo Ledri, Head of CFD, and Andrea Vergombello, VPP and CFD Optimization of the Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team.
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