Silent running

AuthorsBert Koops and Tom van Terwisga
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 71
Date1 Sep 2000
Reading time3 minutes

Modern navies all agree on one thing: they need propeller designs which delay cavitation inception to keep their ships as quiet as possible. Bert Koops and Tom van Terwisga report on the research effort underway to meet these often complex requirements during daily operations.


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Tom van Terwisga

Team leader Resistance and Propulsion

sustainable propulsioncfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiesmeasurements and controldata sciencetime-domain simulationsresistance and propulsionmarine systemsdefencepassengers and yachtingtransport and shippingmodel testingresearch and developmentcavitationpropeller designnavysimulationsresearch