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 Huiping Fu and Pengcheng Wan.Numerical Simulation on Ship Bubbly Wake[J].Journal of Marine Science and Application,2011,(4):413-418.[doi:10.1007/s11804-011-1086-x]
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Numerical Simulation on Ship Bubbly Wake


Numerical Simulation on Ship Bubbly Wake
Huiping Fu and Pengcheng Wan
Huiping Fu and Pengcheng Wan
School of Naval Architecture, Ocean and Civil Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
multiphase flow ship hull bubbly wake numerical simulation
Based on a volume of fluid two-phase model imbedded in the general computational fluid dynamics code FLUENT6.3.26, the viscous flow with free surface around a model-scaled KRISO container ship (KCS) was first numerically simulated. Then with a rigid-lid-free-surface method, the underwater flow field was computed based on the mixture multiphase model to simulate the bubbly wake around the KCS hull. The realizable k-ε two-equation turbulence model and Reynolds stress model were used to analyze the effects of turbulence model on the ship bubbly wake. The air entrainment model, which is relative to the normal velocity gradient of the free surface, and the solving method were verified by the qualitatively reasonable computed results.


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