Assessment of motor yacht hydrodynamic performance

  • George Gabriel Cotoc “Dunarea de Jos” University of Galati
  • Liliana Rusu “Dunarea de Jos” University of Galati
  • Andreea Mandru “Dunarea de Jos” University of Galati
  • Florin Pacuraru “Dunarea de Jos” University of Galati
Keywords: CFD, RANSE, motor yacht.


This study presents a comprehensive Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) analysis of an 18-meter motor yacht featuring a trawler hull design with a swim platform. The investigation explores the hydrodynamic performance of the yacht across three distinct drafts and six varying speeds.


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How to Cite
Cotoc G, Rusu L, Mandru A, Pacuraru F. Assessment of motor yacht hydrodynamic performance. Annals of ”Dunarea de Jos” University of Galati. Fascicle XI Shipbuilding [Internet]. 4Dec.2023 [cited 24Jul.2024];46:169-74. Available from:

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