Orca3D Marine CFD - General

Simerics-related questions

Pressure Definitions in Orca3D Marine CFD
This article is intended to clarify the pressure definitions used by Orca3D Marine CFD. As shown in the image below, when plotting pressure distribution...
Thu, 5 Nov, 2020 at 1:59 PM
Simulating a Partially Submerged Lifting Surface
With a few modest tweaks to the default behavior of the "marine template" used in Orca3D Marine CFD, it is possible to simulate the flow around a ...
Mon, 7 Dec, 2020 at 2:47 PM
Orca3D Marine CFD for Stepped Planing Hulls
In order to ensure numerical convergence of your Orca3D Marine CFD simulations, we always recommend that you perform a grid convergence study in which you e...
Tue, 19 Jan, 2021 at 11:05 AM
Benchmarking against model tests or full-scale data
To gain confidence in your CFD results, it's useful to run benchmarks and compare the results to data that you have from model tests, full-scale data, ...
Thu, 21 Jan, 2021 at 8:39 AM
Rhino and CFD Coordinate Orientation
Although in the default workflow used with Orca3D Marine CFD there is little if any data entry required in the SimericsMP CFD tool's GUI, there are tim...
Fri, 12 Feb, 2021 at 3:50 PM