Cooperation helps wing the way to success

AuthorsJohn Hackett & Jessica Calix (NGSS), Marc Levadou
Conference/JournalMARIN Report
DateSep 1, 2005

In a fascinating project MARIN has been asked to determine the resistance, seakeeping and manoeuvring characteristics, of blended wing body technology which involved one of the most complex models MARIN has ever tested.

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manoeuvring and nautical studiesstability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringsustainable propulsioncfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiesmeasurements and controldata sciencemanoeuvringresistance and propulsioninfrastructuredefencepassengers and yachtingtransport and shippingmodel testinghull form optimisationseakeeping performance