Variations on a theme by Dawson: recent improvements of a potential flow calculation method for ships

AuthorsRaven, H.C.
Conference/Journal17th Symposium on Naval Hydrodynamics, The Hague, Netherlands
DateJun 1, 1988

This paper discusses a few aspects of Rankine source methods for wave resistance calculation, and of MARIN's code DAWSON in particular. Practical use of DAWSON is illustrated with applications to a cruiseship and a sailing yacht.

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