Essays about: "thrust deduction"
Found 2 essays containing the words thrust deduction.
University essay from KTH/Marina system
Abstract : The aim with this thesis is to investigate if the Twin Fin concept can be a beneficial propulsion system for large cruise ships, about 300 m long.The Twin Fin concept is a new propulsion system, launched in 2014 by Caterpillar Propulsion . READ MORE
University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för sjöfart och marin teknik
Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to follow a methodology in which computational models with two degrees of freedom (2DOF), based on the finite volume method, are validated and used to investigate how certain phenomena and parameters, especially the longitudinal position of the waterjet intake, affect resistance and thrust deduction (t) for the STREAMLINE hull. To arrive at a scientific answer to this question a methodology is carried out comprised of a grid dependence study followed by three studies of systematic variation. READ MORE