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Development of a CFD Simulation Method for Extreme Wave and Structure Interactions

[+] Author Affiliations
Chi Yang, Rainald Löhner

George Mason University, Fairfax, VA

Solomon C. Yim

Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR

Paper No. OMAE2005-67422, pp. 951-963; 13 pages
doi:10.1115/OMAE2005-67422
From:
  • ASME 2005 24th International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering
  • 24th International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering: Volume 3
  • Halkidiki, Greece, June 12–17, 2005
  • Conference Sponsors: Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering Division
  • ISBN: 0-7918-4197-9 | eISBN: 0-7918-3759-9
  • Copyright © 2005 by ASME

abstract

A robust Volume of Fluid (VOF) technique is presented together with an incompressible Euler/Navier Stokes solver operating on adaptive, unstructured grids to simulate the interactions of extreme waves and three-dimensional structures. The incompressible Euler/Navier Stokes equations are solved using projection schemes and a finite element method. The classic dam-break problem has been used to validate the computer code developed based on the method described above. The numerical simulations of a three dimensional dam-break wave interacting with a single cylinder and a cylinder array have been carried out. Computational results have demonstrated that the present CFD method is capable of simulating the interactions of extreme waves and three-dimensional structures, which are of great importance for the comprehension of many natural phenomena in marine, coastal and marine engineering.

Copyright © 2005 by ASME

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