Computation of transom-stern flows using a steady free-surface fitting RANS method

AuthorsBram Starke, Hoyte Raven, Auke van der Ploeg
Conference/Journal9th International Conference on Numerical Ship Hydrodynamics, Ann Arbor, Michigan
DateAug 5, 2007

This paper discusses a detailed computational study of the flow off a 2D transom stern. The steady RANS solver PARNASSOS is used, using a surface-fitting technique and the steady iterative solution algorithm for the free surface.

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