CFD-based optimisation process improves dramatically

AuthorsMartin Hoekstra & Hoyte C. Raven
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 81
DateDec 1, 2003
Reading time3 minutes

Optimisation of a hull form to get the best hydrodynamic performance is at the heart of ship design. Capabilities in this area have recently improved by the introduction of parametric hull form deformation and automated parallel processing of the RAPID code.

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sustainable propulsioncfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiestime-domain simulationsresistance and propulsionhull form optimisationsimulation