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On The Effects Of Turbulence Modeling On The Fluid-Structure Interaction Of A Rigid Cylinder

AuthorsRosetti, G.F., Vaz, G. and Fujarra, A.L.C.
Conference/JournalOMAE ASME 35th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, Busan, South Korea
DateJun 24, 2016

In this paper, we present CFD calculations in a range of moderate Reynolds numbers with different turbulence models and considering a cylinder in captive condition, in driven and in free motions. Due to good comparison of the numerical and experimental results for the moving-cylinder cases, it is observed that the choice of turbulence model for driven and free motions calculations is markedly less decisive than for the captive cylinder case.


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