Application of Advanced Computational Fluid Dynamics in Yacht Design

AuthorsLevadou, M.M.D., Prins, H.J. and Raven, H.C.
Conference/JournalHISWA Symposium
DateJan 1, 1998

This paper describes the recent extension of the potential flow code RAPID with modules for lifting surfaces (rudders and keels), asymmetric flows, and other features required for application to sailing yacht computations.

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sustainable propulsioncfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiestime-domain simulationsresistance and propulsionpoweringpassengers and yachtingresearch and developmenthull form optimisationsimulationresearch