Orca3D Marine CFD - General

Simerics-related questions

Can I get the calculated 1-t, 1-w, η0 and ηr in the self-propelled simulation?
In the "Standard" version of Orca3D Marine CFD we use an approximate representation of the propeller called an actuator disk (or momentum disk). H...
Tue, 12 Apr, 2022 at 2:55 PM
Resistance vs. Powering (Self-Propelled) Simulations
Sometimes we're asked the difference between a Resistance simulation and a Powering simulation (sometimes referred to as Self-propelled), and why one i...
Mon, 4 Apr, 2022 at 8:08 AM
Interpretation of Orca3D Marine CFD Results
The standard version of Orca3D Marine CFD predicts the calm water resistance and powering performance of ships, yachts, boats, and planing vessels by simula...
Mon, 11 Apr, 2022 at 7:12 PM
Streamline video demonstration
This short 4-minute video walks through the steps of enabling streamlines on your model. It also shows the steps to "clean up" the view to remove ...
Fri, 6 May, 2022 at 2:15 PM