Object Functions for Optimizing a Ship’s Aft Body

AuthorsPloeg, A. van der
Conference/Journal11th International Conference on Computer and IT Applications in the Maritime Industries (COMPIT), Li�ge, Belgium
DateApr 16, 2012

In this paper we consider two object functions for hull form optimization: the first is an estimate of the required power to sustain a given speed, and as a second we consider some choices of a function that expresses the wake quality.

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