The Calculation and Analysis of the Yacht Engine Cooling Water Jacket Based on the CFD Technology


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The paper takes a yacht engine as the research object. Build a three dimensional model of one yacht engine cooling water jacket through the Pro/E software. Make analysis of internal flow field of cooling water distribution, pressure loss, and so on, with the computational fluid dynamics software—STAR-CCM+. Find problems in the cooling system, and propose improvements for the engine cooling water jacket and evaluate the program and conduct a comparative analysis of the original program.



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Yun-Hae Kim and Prasad Yarlagadda




Y. G. Jin et al., "The Calculation and Analysis of the Yacht Engine Cooling Water Jacket Based on the CFD Technology", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 278-280, pp. 245-250, 2013

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January 2013




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