Calculation of the flow around the KVLCC2M tanker

AuthorsEça, L., Hoekstra, M., and Toxopeus, S.L.
Conference/JournalCFD Workshop Tokyo
DateMar 1, 2005

The flow around the double-body KVLCC2M tanker is computed in grids with H-O topology. First the zero drift angle case is considered. Two turbulence models are used: Menter's one-equation model and Kok's version of the k-omega model.

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