Computation of hull-pressure fluctuations due to non-cavitating propellers

AuthorsLafeber, F.H., Wijngaarden, H.C.J. van and Bosschers, J.
Conference/JournalSMP 1st International Symposium on Marine Propulsors
DateJun 24, 2009

This paper describes a new coupling procedure of two boundary element methods aimed at computing propeller-induced hull-pressure fluctuations. Comparisons are made with scale-model tests performed in a towing tank.

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sustainable propulsioncfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiestime-domain simulationsnoise and vibrationresistance and propulsionmarine systemspoweringdefencepassengers and yachtingtransport and shippingresearch and developmentcavitationsimulationresearch