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Accurate capture of rudder-propeller interaction using a coupled blade element momentum-RANS approach

Phillips, A.B., Furlong, M.E. and Turnock, S.R. (1970) Accurate capture of rudder-propeller interaction using a coupled blade element momentum-RANS approach At 12th Numerical Towing Tank Symposium. 04 - 06 Oct 2009. 6 pp.

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Abstract

Ship rudders are almost always placed downstream of the propeller so they can take advantage of the increased local velocity due to the presence of the propeller race. The methods discussed in this paper replicate the flow integrated effects of the propeller which generates an accelerated and swirled onset flow onto the rudder. As long as the radial variation in axial and tangential momentum (including hull and rudder interaction effects) generated by the propeller are included, then the influence of the unsteady propeller flow can be removed and ’steady’ calculations performed to evaluate propeller rudder interaction. Three different body force propeller models will be
considered and numerical results will be compared with experiments by Molland and Turnock [1, 2, 3], using the modified Wageningen B4.40 propeller and Rudder No.2

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Published date: 1 January 1970
Venue - Dates: 12th Numerical Towing Tank Symposium, 2009-10-04 - 2009-10-06
Keywords: rudder-propeller interaction, blade element momentum, cfd
Organisations: Fluid Structure Interactions Group

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Local EPrints ID: 69140
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/69140
PURE UUID: eb952ef6-84de-46cf-a178-c86c27f41bb1
ORCID for S.R. Turnock: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0001-6288-0400

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Date deposited: 21 Oct 2009
Last modified: 19 Jul 2017 00:13

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Author: A.B. Phillips
Author: M.E. Furlong
Author: S.R. Turnock ORCID iD

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