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Maarten Kerkvliet

Researcher CFD

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Publications
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CFD Simulations and Experiments of a Maneuvering Generic Submarine and Prognosis

Aug 4, 2021

CFD simulations and experiments of a maneuvering generic submarine and prognosis for simulation of near surface operationThis paper presents ...
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Influence on the Numerical Uncertainty of a Generic Submarine Model

Aug 4, 2021

Influence on the numerical uncertainty of a generic submarine model by changing the wall-normal distribution of the wall-bounded grid cellsThe aim ...
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On the Physical Mechanisms for the Numerical Modelling of Flows around Air Lubricated Ships

Aug 4, 2021

The article is based on the available literature regarding air lubricated ship in the public domain and knowledge gained in research projects ...
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Towards Accurate Computations of Active Stabiliser Fins, focusing on Dynamic Stall

Aug 4, 2021

Steps towards accurate and efficient characterisation of the hydrodynamic behaviour of active stabiliser fins have been conducted using ...
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On the Turbulence Modelling for an Air Cavity Interface

Aug 4, 2021

This article aims to link the physical modelling of the relevant phenomena of air cavity flows to their numerical modelling, with an emphasis on the ...
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Modelling of the Plume of a Submerged Exhaust System

Aug 4, 2021

This article describes the influence of different turbulence models on the turbulent jet, the verification of the turbulent jet, and the validation ...
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Analysis of free surface anti-roll tank using URANS. Verification and validation

Aug 4, 2021

This paper shows the response of a two-dimensional (2D) and three-dimensional (3D) model-scale free surface Anti-Roll Tank (ART) using the CFD code ...
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Analysis of U-Type Anti-Roll Tanks using URANS. Sensitivity and Validation

Aug 4, 2021

The present paper focuses on the sensitivityand validation of the anti-roll performances of passive U-type ART using CFD. For this, the ...
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In-depth analysis of anti-roll tanks using CFD simulations

Aug 4, 2021

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In 2014, the behaviour of anti-roll tanks (ARTs) was studied at MARIN by using ReFRESCO CFD simulations to fully understand the working principles.
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Numerical Study on Air Cavity Flows

Aug 4, 2021

This work is focused on the numerical study of two problems: the drag reduction prediction by air cavities with known size and the free-surface ...
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Numerical Investigation of Dynamic Stall, with Application to Stabilizer Fins of Ships

Aug 4, 2021

The objective of this current work is to simulate the flow conditions seen at model scale experiments, Re = 65,000 for moving airfoils, to ...
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On the Numerical Behavior of RANS-Based Transition Models

Aug 4, 2021

A comparison of several Reynolds-averaged Navier–Stokes (RANS) based transition models is presented. Four of the most widespread models are ...
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Exploring the limits of RANS-VoF modelling for aircavity flows

Aug 4, 2021

BACKGROUND: Air lubrication techniques have the potential to significantly reduce frictional drag, benefiting sustainable employability of ships. ...
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Submarine Hydrodynamics For Off-Design Conditions

Aug 4, 2021

Traditionally, submarine hydrodynamic design has focussed mainly on requirements regarding operational range, powering performance and manoeuvring ...
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On the Contribution of Roughness Effects to the Scaling of Ship Resistance

Aug 4, 2021

Roughness effects are one of the main challenges of the prediction of ship resistance using traditional model tests and extrapolation procedures. ...
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Turbulence Decay Corrections for Transitional Flow Calculations

Aug 4, 2021

Transitional flow calculations are becoming increasingly common due to the emergence of applications operating at low Reynolds numbers and the ...
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Assessment of RANS Transition Models

Aug 4, 2021

Many naval and aeronautical applications deal with flows which occur at Reynolds numbers that are typically larger than 107. Under these conditions ...
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Viscous flow simulations at high Reynolds numbers without wall functions: Is y+≃1 enough for the near-wall cells?

Aug 4, 2021

The Reynolds-Averaged Navier Stokes equations supplemented by eddy-viscosity models are still the most common mathematical model for the simulation ...