Investigation of Hull Pressure Pulses, Making Use of Two Large Scale Cavitation Test Facilities

AuthorsJohannsen, C., Wijngaarden, E. van, Lücke, T., Streckwall, H. and Bosschers, J.
Conference/Journal8th International Symposium on Cavitation (CAV), Singapore
DateAug 13, 2012

The well-known ship model basins MARIN of The Netherlands and HSVA of Germany have joint forces to investigate the problem of the occasional over-prediction of the propeller-induced hull pressure pulses when performing cavitation tests with complete ship models, i.e., with model propellers operating in a ship model wake field.

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