Kara, Fuat and Tang, C.Q. and Vassalos, Dracos (2007) Time domain three-dimensional fully nonlinear computations of steady body-wave interaction problem. Ocean Engineering, 34 (5-6). pp. 776-789. ISSN 0029-8018Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
Three-dimensional fully nonlinear waves generated by moving disturbances with steady forward speed without motions are solved using a mixed Eulerian-Lagrangian method in terms of an indirect boundary integral method and a Runge-Kutta time marching approach which integrates the fully nonlinear free surface boundary conditions with respect to time. A moving computational window is used in the computations by truncating the fluid domain (the free surface) into a computational domain. The computational window maintains the computational domain and tracks the free surface profile by a node-shifting scheme applied within it. An implicit implement of far field condition is enforced automatically at the truncation boundary of the computational window. Numerical computations are applied to free surface waves generated by Wigley and Series 60 hulls for the steady problem. The present numerical results are presented and compared with existing linear theory, experimental measurements, and other numerical nonlinear computations. The comparisons show satisfactory agreements for these hydrodynamic problems.
|Keywords:||time domain, fully nonlinear formulation, wave-making resistance, computational window, Naval architecture. Shipbuilding. Marine engineering, Ocean Engineering, Environmental Engineering|
|Subjects:||Naval Science > Naval architecture. Shipbuilding. Marine engineering|
|Department:||Faculty of Engineering > Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering|
|Depositing user:||Strathprints Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||27 Apr 2010 10:25|
|Last modified:||27 Apr 2016 14:39|