Applications of Three-Dimensional Multiphase Flow Simulations for Prediction of Wave Impact Pressure

유체충격력 예측을 위한 3차원 다상류 시뮬레이션의 응용

Jeong, Se-Min;Hwang, Sung-Chul;Park, Jong-Chun

  • Received : 2013.01.03
  • Accepted : 2013.03.05
  • Published : 2013.04.30


In this study, the impact loads on tank walls by sloshing phenomena and on a tall structure in a three-dimensional rectangular tank were predicted using multiphase flow simulations. The solver was based on the CIP/CCUP (Constraint interpolation CIP/CIP combined unified procedure) method, and the THINC-WLIC (Tangent hyperbola for interface capturing-weighted line interface calculation) scheme was used to capture the air-water interface. For the convection terms of the Navier-Stokes equations, the USCIP (Unsplit semi-lagrangian CIP) method was adopted. The results of simulations were compared with those of experiments. Overall, the comparisons were reasonably good.


Impact pressure;Multiphase flow;CCUP(CIP combined unified procedure) method;USCIP (Unsplit semi-lagrangian CIP) method;THINC-WLIC(Tangent of hyperbola for interface capturing-weighted line interface calculation) scheme


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