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Case Study: Accurate Performance Predictions for Marine Propellers

This case study presents the benchmark validation of CFD simulation results of the Potsdam Propeller Test Case (PPTC) using CFD Support’s TCFD flow solver with a Pointwise mesh. PPTC is a marine propulsor that was extensively measured by SVA Potsdam. … Continue reading

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Workshop on Marine CFD Accuracy and Efficiency

Join Pointwise in Hamburg on 12 November 2019 for a workshop on mesh generation for marine applications. We will demonstrate¬† meshing for two marine benchmark cases: the Potsdam propeller and the KCS hull. The workshop is free to attend but … Continue reading

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Workshop on Wind Energy and Marine Applications of CFD and Meshing

Pointwise will be in Hamburg, Germany on 18 September for a 1-day workshop on reliable CFD simulations for marine and wind energy applications.¬† You will learn how meshing impacts both the accuracy of your results and the efficiency of your … Continue reading

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Meshing the Potsdam Propeller with Pointwise

In this new on-demand webinar we demonstrate how to generate a hybrid hexahedral-tetrahedral mesh for the Potsdam Propeller. You’ll see both approaches (solid meshing and fault tolerance meshing) to generating surface meshes on the geometry model, the T-Rex technique for … Continue reading

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Difficulties and Limitations of CFD for Ships

At the 26th International Towing Tank Conference (ITTC), held 28 Aug – 03 Sep 2011, their specialist committee on CFD presented conclusions and suggestions for current and future CFD applications, respectively. Specifically with regard to the difficulties and limitations of … Continue reading

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