Proceedings of 25th ITTC – Volume I
The Manoeuvring Committee
Final Report and Recommendations to the 25th ITTC
ITTC Manoeuvring Committeeconsisted of:
Dr. Andrés Cura Hochbaum (Chairman).Hamburg Ship Model Basin, Germany.
Prof. Frederick Stern (Secretary).University of Iowa, USA.
Mr. Kristian Agdrup.FORCE Technology, Denmark.
Dr. Riccardo Broglia.INSEAN, Italy.
Dr. Sun Young Kim.MOERI, Korea.
Mr. Pierre Perdon.Bassin d’essais des carènes.
Mr. Frans Quadvlieg.MARIN, The Netherlands.
Prof. Hironori Yasukawa.Hiroshima University, Japan.
Prof. Zao-Jian Zou.Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China.
The committee met four times:
INSEAN, Italy, January 2006
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China,October 2006
Basin d’Essais des Carenes, France, April2007
MARIN, The Netherlands, January 2008
Tasks and Report Structure
The following lists the tasks given to the25
Manoeuvring Committee (MC) together with explanation of how the tasks have beenexecuted.1.
Update the state-of-the-art for predictingthe manoeuvring behaviour of shipsincluding high speed and unconventionalvessels, emphasizing developments sincethe 2005 ITTC Conference.a)
Comment on the potential impact of new developments on the ITTC. b)
Emphasize new experimentaltechniques and extrapolation methodsand the practical application of computational methods tomanoeuvring prediction and scaling.c)
Identify the need for R&D for improving methods of modelexperiments, numerical modelling andfull-scale measurements.