MARINE 2011, IV International Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 9400761430
  • ISBN-13: 9789400761438
  • DDC: 623.87
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 284 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This book contains selected papers from the Fourth International Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering, held at Instituto Superior Técnico, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal in September 2011.  Nowadays, computational methods are an essential tool of engineering, which includes a major field of interest in marine applications, such as the maritime and offshore industries and engineering challenges related to the marine environment and renewable energies. The 2011 Conference included 8 invited plenary lectures and 86 presentations distributed through 10 thematic sessions that covered many of the most relevant topics of marine engineering today. This book contains 16 selected papers from the Conference that cover "CFD for Offshore Applications", "Fluid-Structure Interaction", "Isogeometric Methods for Marine Engineering", "Marine/Offshore Renewable Energy", "Maneuvering and Seakeeping", "Propulsion and Cavitation" and "Ship Hydrodynamics".  The papers were selected with the help of the recognized experts that collaborated in the organization of the thematic sessions of the Conference, which guarantees the high quality of the papers included in this book.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: CFD for Offshore Applications.
2: Viscous-Flow Calculations for Model and Full-Scale Current Loads on Typical Offshore Structures.
3: An Absorbing Boundary Condition for Regular and Irregular Wave Simulations.
4: Fluid-Structure Interaction.
5: Free-Surface Flow and Fluid-Object Interaction.
6: The Particle Finite Element Method (PFEM). An Effective Numerical Technique for Solving Marine, Naval and Harbour Engineering Problems.
7: Isogeometric Methods for Marine Engineering.
8: Shape-Newton Method for Isogeometric Discretizations of Free-Boundary Problems.
9: Marine/Offshore Renewable Energy.
10: Enabling Computational Methods for Offshore Wind Turbines.
11: Advances in the Development of a Time-Domain Unstructured Finite Element Method for the Analysis of Waves and Floating Structures Interaction.
12: The Variation in Wake Structure of a Tidal Stream Turbine with Flow Velocity.
13: Maneuvering and Seakeeping.
14: Viscous-Flow Calculations for KVLCC2 in Deep and Shallow Water.
15: Computational Investigation of Non-Body-of-Revolution Hull Form Maneuvering Characteristics.
16: Propulsion and Cavitation.
17: Numerical Prediction of Erosive Collapse Events in Unsteady Compressible Cavitating Flows.
18: Numerical and Experimental Investigation into Propulsion and Cavitation Performance of Marine Propeller.
19: Advanced Lagrangian Approaches to Cavitation Modelling in Marine Applications.
20: Ship Hydrodynamics.
21: CFD in Ship Hydrodynamics—Results of the Gothenburg 2010 Workshop.
22: Prediction of the Transom Flow Regime with Viscous Free Surface Computations.
23: Anisotropic Mesh Refinement in Ship Flow Simulation with Free Surface.