An approach to constrained hydrodynamic optimization of ships

AuthorsHoekstra, M. and Raven, H.C.
Conference/JournalMarine Propulsion Conference, Amsterdam
DateJan 1, 2004

The rapid development of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), i.e. the prediction of flow phenomena by numerical solution of a mathematical model of the flow, has resulted in a strongly increasing role of flow computations in hydrodynamic ship design.

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