Accuracy of viscous resistance computations for ships including free surface effects

AuthorsVan der Ploeg, A. and Raven, H.C.
Conference/JournalMARINE International Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering
DateJun 5, 2007

Several CFD codes are able to predict the viscous flow and wake field accurately today. However, the predicted resistance and its components are often not so accurate. The present paper reports ongoing work in which studies are done for viscous flow computations including free-surface effects.

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cfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiestime-domain simulationsoil and gastransport and shippingresearch and developmentsimulationresearch