Conference Papers

The conference Papers have been organised by session.  Please click on the paper name to view the paper. 

Session 1: Experimental Hydrodynamics

Session 2: Disturbances and Controls

  • Split-Flaps for Increased Heel Stability of T-Foil Configurations - Nimal Sudhan Saravana Prabahar, Lars Larsson, Adam Persson

  • Analytical study of a foiling catamaran in waves - Ignacio Castañeda Sabadell, Mike Drummond, Ellie Copeland, Tomer Simhony

  • F50 Wing 2.0: Developing a next-generation wing sail control system - Edward Hawthorne, Jonathan Nicols
     

Session 3: Wind Powered Ships

  • Route evaluation methods for long-distance sailing vessel performance predictions - Sofia Werner, Jakob Kuttenkeuler, Axel Hörteborn, Olov Lundbäck, Mikael Razola, Ulysse Dhomé

  • Variation of underwater appendages and their effects on wind powered ships - Laura Marimon Giovannetti, Kasper Ljiungqvist, Sofia Werner

  • Efficient jib-mainsail FSI modelling based on an extended Lifting-Line Theory – Validations with semi-rigid sails experiments - Antoine Morvan, Matthieu Sacher, Alain Nême, Jean-Baptiste Leroux, Christian Jochum, Nicolas Abiven
     

Session 4: Sails

  • On the effect of the leading-edge separation bubble on the aerodynamics of spinnakers - Jean-Baptiste Souppez, Patrick Bot, Ignazio Maria Viola

  • Force generation mechanisms of downwind sails - Abel Arredondo-Galeana, Ignazio Maria Viola

  • Selection of Existing Sail Designs for Multi-Fidelity Surrogate Models - Tanya Peart, Nicolas Aubin, Stefano Nava, John Cater, Stuart Norris
     

Session 5: Structures/Loads

  • Aerodynamic performance - transferring load between cable and sail - J B Braun

  • Designing and building for impact: Quantitative dynamic shear strength of sandwich core material - Thomas Basset, Mark Battley, Raphael Gerard, Tom Allen

  • Localised core shear stress in sandwiches with facesheet thickness variations - Tom Allen, Elizabeth Grant