MARIN acknowledges its role in the sharing of maritime knowledge. We therefore offer a selection of doctoral theses, approved by Delft University of Technology. Below you will find an overview of PhD-theses written by researchers at MARIN. They are available for download in PDF format.

Prediction of Propeller-Induced Hull-Pressure Fluctuations

Wijngaarden, H.C.J. van, PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 2011

Practical Application of Viscous-flow Calculations for the Simulation of Manoeuvring Ships

Toxopeus, S.L., PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 2011

Numerical Simulation of Unsteady Three-Dimensional Sheet Cavitation

Arjen Koop, PhD-thesis Twente University, 2008

Space-time discontinuous Galerkin method for compressible flow

Klaij, C.M., PhD-thesis, Twente University, 2006

Modelling of Sheet Cavitation on Hydrofoils and Marine Propellers using Boundary Element Methods

Vaz, G., PhD-thesis Technical University of Lisbon -IST, 2005

The interaction between diesel engines, ship and propellers during manoeuvring

Schulten, P.J.M., PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 2005

Green Water on Ship-type Offshore Structures

B. Buchner, PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 2002

A combined experimental and numerical study of the turbulent wake

Starke, A.R., PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 2002

Numerical simulation of unsteady partial cavity flows

Dang, J., PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 2001

Seakeeping Calculations for Ships, taking into Account the Non-linear Steady Waves

Bunnik, Tim, PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology , 1999

Numerical simulation of ship stern flows with a space-marching Navier-Stokes method

Hoekstra, M., PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1999

Computational Methods For Hydrofoil Craft In Steady And Unsteady Flow

Walree, F. van, PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 1999

Quaestor: Expert Governed Parametric Model Assembling

Martin Th. van Hees, PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1997

A solution method for the nonlinear ship wave resistance problem

Raven, H.C., PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1996

Waterjet-Hull Interaction

van Terwisga, Tom, PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology , 1996

Mathematical Modeling of the Mean Wave Drift Force in Current : A Numerical and Experimental Study

R.H.M. Huijsmans, PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1996

Time-Domain Calculations of Drift Forces and Moments

Prins, H., PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1995

Preconditioning for sparse matrices with applications

Ploeg, A. van der, PhD-thesis, Rijks University Groningen, 1994

Numerical and Theoretical Studies of Water Waves and Floating Bodies

van Daalen, E., PhD-Thesis, University of Twente, 1993

Analysis of thruster effectivity for dynamic positioning and low speed manoeuvring

Nienhuis, U., PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1992

A Simulation Model for a Single Point Moored Tanker

J.E.W. Wichers, PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 1988

Cavitation inception on ship ship propeller models

Kuiper, Gerrit, PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 1981

Low Frequency Second Order Wave Exciting Forces on Floating Structures

J.A. Pinkster, PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1980

The Motions of a Moored Ship in Waves

G. van Oortmerssen, PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 1976

Hydrodynamic Aspects of Semi-submersible Platforms

J.P. Hooft, PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1972

Wake Adapted Ducted Propellers

M.W.C. Oosterveld, PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 1970

Wijngaarden, H.C.J. van, PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 2011

Practical Application of Viscous-flow Calculations for the Simulation of Manoeuvring Ships

Toxopeus, S.L., PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 2011

Numerical Simulation of Unsteady Three-Dimensional Sheet Cavitation

Arjen Koop, PhD-thesis Twente University, 2008

Space-time discontinuous Galerkin method for compressible flow

Klaij, C.M., PhD-thesis, Twente University, 2006

Modelling of Sheet Cavitation on Hydrofoils and Marine Propellers using Boundary Element Methods

Vaz, G., PhD-thesis Technical University of Lisbon -IST, 2005

The interaction between diesel engines, ship and propellers during manoeuvring

Schulten, P.J.M., PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 2005

Green Water on Ship-type Offshore Structures

B. Buchner, PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 2002

A combined experimental and numerical study of the turbulent wake

Starke, A.R., PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 2002

Numerical simulation of unsteady partial cavity flows

Dang, J., PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 2001

Seakeeping Calculations for Ships, taking into Account the Non-linear Steady Waves

Bunnik, Tim, PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology , 1999

Numerical simulation of ship stern flows with a space-marching Navier-Stokes method

Hoekstra, M., PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1999

Computational Methods For Hydrofoil Craft In Steady And Unsteady Flow

Walree, F. van, PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 1999

Quaestor: Expert Governed Parametric Model Assembling

Martin Th. van Hees, PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1997

A solution method for the nonlinear ship wave resistance problem

Raven, H.C., PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1996

Waterjet-Hull Interaction

van Terwisga, Tom, PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology , 1996

Mathematical Modeling of the Mean Wave Drift Force in Current : A Numerical and Experimental Study

R.H.M. Huijsmans, PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1996

Time-Domain Calculations of Drift Forces and Moments

Prins, H., PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1995

Preconditioning for sparse matrices with applications

Ploeg, A. van der, PhD-thesis, Rijks University Groningen, 1994

Numerical and Theoretical Studies of Water Waves and Floating Bodies

van Daalen, E., PhD-Thesis, University of Twente, 1993

Analysis of thruster effectivity for dynamic positioning and low speed manoeuvring

Nienhuis, U., PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1992

A Simulation Model for a Single Point Moored Tanker

J.E.W. Wichers, PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 1988

Cavitation inception on ship ship propeller models

Kuiper, Gerrit, PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 1981

Low Frequency Second Order Wave Exciting Forces on Floating Structures

J.A. Pinkster, PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1980

The Motions of a Moored Ship in Waves

G. van Oortmerssen, PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 1976

Hydrodynamic Aspects of Semi-submersible Platforms

J.P. Hooft, PhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology, 1972

Wake Adapted Ducted Propellers

M.W.C. Oosterveld, PhD-thesis Delft University of Technology, 1970