Geo-Reconstruct Technology of Hull

  • Bao-Ji Zhang
  • Sheng-Long Zhang


The hull shape optimization based on the Michell integral method of the theory of linear wave resistance is based on the hull shape value contained in the wave resistance expression. Therefore, the hull shape value can be directly used as the design variable in the optimization process without the need to parameterize and reconstruct the hull geometry; Because of the implicit relationship between the objective function and the design variable, and the automatic deformation of the hull and the automatic demarcation of the mesh in the optimization process, the ship-type optimization based on Rankine source method and the CFD method requires the use of hull geometry reconstruction techniques to connect the objective function with the design variables.


Rankine Source Method Hull Shape Hull Surface Control Vertices Nonuniform B-spline (NURBS) 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bao-Ji Zhang
    • 1
  • Sheng-Long Zhang
    • 2
  1. 1.College of Ocean Science and EngineeringShanghai Maritime UniversityShanghaiChina
  2. 2.Merchant Marine CollegeShanghai Maritime UniversityShanghaiChina

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