Accurate predictions for noise levels of cavitating propellers now possible

AuthorsFrans Hendrik Lafeber, Johan Bosschers & Yvonne Koldenhof
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 118
DateAug 19, 2016
Reading time6 minutes

As underwater radiated noise levels in the oceans increases, MARIN has investigated just how much cavitating propellers are to blame.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringsustainable propulsionmeasurements and controldata sciencenoise and vibrationresistance and propulsionoil and gasmarine systemsdefencepassengers and yachtingtransport and shippingmonitoringcavitationoffloadingpropeller design