Application of numerical water force to a small sport boat running on a lake

H.T. Tran, S. Bikowski, C. D. Wolf, P. Maiber


In this paper the motion of a small sport boat running on a lake is simulated using alaska tools. External forces and torques from water during movement have been taken into account. Using results from measurements the simulation has been validated.


multibody system equations; fluid forces and torques to running boat; validations by measurement

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