Hydrodynamics of large motor yachts: Past and Future Developments

AuthorsHooijmans, P. and Gaillarde, G.
Conference/Journal2nd International Symposium on design and production of motor and sail yachts (MDY06), Madrid, Spain
DateMar 30, 2006

For luxury motor yachts, aesthetics, comfort and operability are of major importance. Designers and shipyards have to meet the challenge of realising the owner's dream but at the same time they have to work within technical and financial constraints.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringsustainable propulsionmeasurements and controldata scienceresistance and propulsionmarine systemslife at seapoweringseakeepingdefencepassengers and yachtingmodel testingcomforthull form optimisationmotionspropulsionroll stabilisation