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Computational Prediction of Electric Fields in Shallow Water Testing Environment

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Stephanie A. Wimmer, Virginia G. DeGiorgi, Elizabeth A. Hogan

Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC

Paper No. DETC2009-86138, pp. 185-191; 7 pages
doi:10.1115/DETC2009-86138
From:
  • ASME 2009 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference
  • Volume 2: 29th Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Parts A and B
  • San Diego, California, USA, August 30–September 2, 2009
  • Conference Sponsors: Design Engineering Division and Computers in Engineering Division
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-4899-9 | eISBN: 978-0-7918-3856-3

abstract

There has been an increased need for understanding of how ship’s cathodic protection systems work in shallow water environment. This is a result of the evolving role of the US Navy. The existing cathodic protection system design process relies on experimental processes. This paper investigates a proposed modification to a deep water experimental facility to allow for measurements of electrical fields, a pertinent design measurement, in shallow water conditions. The modifications involve the insertion of a false bottom in the existing deep water tank. The work presented here are a series of computational studies that establish that the insertion of a false bottom would provide an electric field environment that is equivalent to shallow water for the depths considered.

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