Model experiments and simulations of a damaged ship with air-flow taken into account

AuthorsPalazzi L. and Kat J.O. de
Conference/JournalProceedings 6th Int. Ship Stability Workshop 2002, New York, October 2002.
DateJan 1, 2002

To study the motion behaviour of a damaged frigate, tests have been performed in calm water and in waves of different heights and periods. The paper contains comparisons between experiments and simulations for selected conditions, that allow to highlight the effect of Air-Flow.

stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringseakeepingdefencedamage stabilityextreme conditionsnavy