Dynamic loads on pods

AuthorsGerco Hagesteijn & Martijn van Rijsbergen
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 95
Date29 Jan 2009
Reading time6 minutes

Loads on pods are the focus of one of the Cooperative Research of Ships (CRS) working groups. Aiming at a mathematical model to determine the loads on podded propulsors, this particular project faced some specific challenges. Report outlines this innovative work.


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Gerco Hagesteijn

Senior Project Manager Ships

Martijn van Rijsbergen

Senior Researcher

stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringsustainable propulsionwaves, impacts and hydrostructuralcfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiesmeasurements and controldata sciencetime-domain simulationsnoise and vibrationresistance and propulsionmarine systemspoweringmodel testingloads and responsespropeller designpropulsionsimulations