Numerical Study and Analysis of Ship Propeller
Mohammed K. Khashan†, Hayder H. Khaleel‡, Ali H. Meteab‡
‡Engineering Technical College / Najaf , Al- Furat Al-Awsat Technical University, 31001 Al-Najaf, Iraq
ABSTRACT: This research deal with the propeller which is the main and most important part for propelling in submarine , ships etc. .The blades of propeller modeled and simulated by using solidwork 2015 software and analysis them by using Ansys 16.1. The blades contained bump on the their surfaces . Two materials used for propeller Aluminum and Titanium to study the effect of materials difference on the deformation and stress when the propeller subjected to water flow at specific speed . The results showed that the Titanium is better than Aluminum to withstand the deformation.
Keywords : Ship Propeller; Bump; Aluminum; Titanium; Ansys.
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