A comparative study on the design of an environmentally friendly RoPax ferry using CFD

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Kavli H. P. , Oguz E. , Tezdogan T.

OCEAN ENGINEERING, cilt.137, ss.22-37, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier


RoPax ferries are designed for maximum efficiency, enabling smooth loading and unloading of cars, cargo and passengers. When optimising successful RoPax design, a compromise is always made between a light and compact hull geometry with diminished power requirement whilst providing substantial car and passenger capacities.