Investigation of water depth and basin wall effects on KVLCC2 in manoeuvring motion using viscous-flow calculations

AuthorsToxopeus, S.L., Simonsen, C.D., Guilmineau, E., Visonneau, M., Xing, T. and Stern, F.
Conference/JournalJournal of Marine Science and Technology
DateMay 21, 2013

In this article, CFD calculations for the KLVCC2 are presented. The paper shows that CFD is a useful tool when studying the flow around ships in restricted water depths.

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