University of Orléans:
Founded in 1306 by Pope Clement V, the University of Orléans (UORL) is one of the oldest European universities. With around 20000 students and 27 research units the University of Orléans is renowned across Europe. The University of Orléans will participate through the PRISME research unit, which has a strongly recognized expertise in turbulent wakes, separated flows, and flow control.
As the coordinator of PERSEUS, UORL is involved in all work packages (WP) with particular focus on the project management (WP1), the experimental investigation of the baseline configurations (WP2), the sensitivity analysis of the flow around the wind tunnel model (WP3) and the experimental proof of feasibility at the laboratory scale (WP4).