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 Ruosi Zha,Haixuan Ye,Zhirong Shen and Decheng Wan.Numerical Study of Viscous Wave-Making Resistance of Ship Navigation in Still Water[J].Journal of Marine Science and Application,2014,(2):158-166.[doi:10.1007/s11804-014-1248-8]
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Numerical Study of Viscous Wave-Making Resistance of Ship Navigation in Still Water


Numerical Study of Viscous Wave-Making Resistance of Ship Navigation in Still Water
Ruosi Zha Haixuan Ye Zhirong Shen and Decheng Wan
Ruosi Zha Haixuan Ye Zhirong Shen and Decheng Wan
State Key Laboratory of Ocean Engineering, School of Naval Architecture, Ocean and Civil Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
ship navigation CFD wave-making resistance viscous flow hull naoe-FOAM-SJTU solver OpenFOAM
The prediction of a ship’s resistance especially the viscous wave-making resistance is an important issue in CFD applications. In this paper, the resistances of six ships from hull 1 to hull 6 with different hull forms advancing in still water are numerically studied using the solver naoe-FOAM-SJTU, which was developed based on the open source code package OpenFOAM. Different components of the resistances are computed and compared while considering two speed conditions (12 kn and 16 kn). The resistance of hull 3 is the smallest while that of hull 5 is the largest at the same speed. The results show hull 3 is a good reference for the design of similar ships, which can provide some valuable guidelines for hull form optimization.


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Supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant Nos.11072154, 51379125), the National Key Basic Research Development Plan (973 Plan) Project of China (Grant No.2013CB036103), the High Technology of Marine Research Project of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of China and the Program for Professor of Special Appointment (Eastern Scholar) at Shanghai Institutions of Higher Learning (Grant No. 2013022).
Last Update: 2014-06-10