Xie, J.X. Nan and Vassalos, D. and Lee, B.S. (2007) Prediction of roll hydrodynamics of cylinders fitted with bilge keels with RANS. Journal of Ship Mechanics, 11 (6).Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
A RANS solver is used to predict roll hydrodynamic coefficients (added inertia moment and damping) of a two-dimensional section with/without bilge keels on the free surface. The viscous flow field disturbed by the forced roll motion is solved in time domain with VOF and two-phases flow approach. The roll hydrodynamic coefficients are derived from time histories of the roll hydrodynamic moments. The results are compared with published model test measurements and a fairly good agreement was found.
|Keywords:||roll damping , bilge keel , RANSE , VOF, Naval architecture. Shipbuilding. Marine engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Ocean Engineering|
|Subjects:||Naval Science > Naval architecture. Shipbuilding. Marine engineering|
|Department:||Faculty of Engineering > Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||12 May 2011 14:59|
|Last modified:||05 May 2016 00:08|