On the Use of the γ-Reθ Transition Model for the Prediction of the Propeller Performance at Model-Scale

AuthorsBaltazar, J., Rijpkema, D. and Falcão de Campos, J.A.C.
Conference/JournalFifth International Symposium on Marine Propulsors (SMP), Espoo, Finland
DateJun 12, 2017

The goal of the present work is to improve the prediction of propeller performance at model-scale using a local correlation transition model. An improvement in the flow pattern is achieved with the transition model.

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