The effect of bowshape on the seakeeping performance of a fast monohull

AuthorsKeuning, J.A., Toxopeus, S.L. and Pinkster, J.
Conference/JournalFAST 2001 The 6th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation
DateSep 1, 2001

In the earlier publications on the Enlarged Ship Concept (ESC) attention has already been given to the possibilities of improving the seakeeping behaviour of a fast monohull significantly through a thorough change in the bowshape both below and above the stillwaterline.

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manoeuvring and nautical studiesstability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringcfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiesmeasurements and controldata sciencetime-domain simulationsmanoeuvringinfrastructureseakeepingdefencepassengers and yachtingtransport and shippingmodel testingseakeeping performancesimulation