A new hull form for a Venice urban transport waterbus: Design, experimental and computational optimisation

AuthorsRaven, H.C., Hees, M. van, Miranda, S. and Pensa, C.
Conference/JournalPRADS'98 7th International Symposium on Practical Design of Ships and Mobile Units
DateSep 1, 1998

A combination of naval architects experience, modern CFD tools and model testing has been used in the hydrodynamic design of a new waterbus for use in the city of Venice, required to have minimum wave generation at low speed in shallow water and minimum resistance at higher speed.

sustainable propulsioncfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiesmeasurements and controldata sciencetime-domain simulationsresistance and propulsionpoweringtransport and shippingmodel testingresearch and developmenthull form optimisationsimulationresearch