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Publications

Publications relating to our work with sailing and water sports.

High performance marine craft:

Taunton, D.J., Hudson, D.A. and Shenoi, R.A. (2011) Characteristics of a series of high speed hard chine planing hulls - part II: performance in waves. International Journal of Small Craft Technology, 153, B1-B22. (doi:10.3940/rina.ijsct.2011.b1.97) 

Taunton, D.J., Hudson, D.A. and Shenoi, R.A. (2010) Characteristics of a series of high speed hard chine planing hulls - part 1: performance in calm water. International Journal of Small Craft Technology, 152, 55-75. (doi:10.3940/rina.ijsct.2010.b2.96)

Taunton, D.J. and Hudson, D.A. (2009) Design of high performance craft from a human factors perspective. In, IMDC 2009: 10th International Marine Design Conference, Trondheim, Norway, 26 - 29 May 2009.

Hudson, Dominic A., Lewis, Simon G. and Turnock, Stephen R. (2009) Experimental and CFD investigations into slamming of small, high speed craft. In, ONR Hull Slamming Workshop, Pasadena, US.

Lewis, S.G., Hudson, D.A., Turnock, S.R., Blake, J.I.R and Shenoi, R.A. (2007) A comparison of experimental measurements of high-speed RIB motions with non-linear strip theory. Australian Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 4, (2), 165-182

Rowing

Findlay, Matt and Turnock, Stephen (2008) Rowing strategies in Cambridge bumps races. In, Estivalet, Margaret and Brisson, Pierre (eds.) The Engineering of Sport 7. 7th ISEA Conference 2007 , Springer, 53-64. 

Findlay, M. and Turnock, S.R. (2010) Mechanics of a rowing stroke: surge speed variations of a single scull. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part P: Journal of Sports Engineering and Technology, 224, (1), 89-100. (doi:10.1243/17543371JSET49)

Sailing and high performance marine craft

le Clercq, L.A. and Hudson, D.A. (2010) Performance prediction of the planing yacht hull. In, INNOV'SAIL 2010: The Second International Conference on Innovation in High Performance Sailing Yachts, Lorient, FR.

Dadd, George M., Hudson, Dominic A. and Shenoi, R.A. (2011) Determination of kite forces using three-dimensional flight trajectories for ship propulsion. Renewable Energy(doi:10.1016/j.renene.2011.01.027) 

Dadd, George M., Hudson, Dominic A. and Shenoi, R.A. (2010) Comparison of two kite force models with experiment. Journal of Aircraft, 47, (1), 212-224. (doi:10.2514/1.44738)

Claughton A.R., DEVELOPMENTS IN THE IMS VPP FORMULATIONS, The Fourteenth Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, March, (SNAME) 1999 * Awarded the Captain Richards T. Miller Prize by SNAME for the best paper presented to CSYS in 1999.

Turnock, S.R., Holroyd, N.J. and Date, J.C. (2001) Appendage design for the America's Cup using CFD. In, European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering (ECCOMAS--CFD 2001), Swansea, UK 04 - 07 Sep 2001. , 19pp. 

Campbell, I., Robinson, J. & Brown, M., THE ACCURACY AND REPEATABILITY OF TANK TESTING, FROM EXPERIENCE OF ACC YACHT DEVELOPMENT. High Performance Yacht Design Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, RINA, December 2002.

Manganelli, P., Wagermakers, B. and Wilson, P.A. (2003) Investigation of slamming loads using slam patches on a scale model of an Open 60' class yacht. Royal Institution of Naval Architects Transactions 2003 Part B1 - International Journal of Small Craft Technology, 145, (B1), 47-62. (doi:10.3940/rina.ijsct.2003.b1.6031) 

Ian Campbell, Andrew Claughton and Barry Deakin, SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS IN DEVELOPING THE STABILITY AND STRUCTURAL REQUIREMENTS OF THE VOLVO OPEN 70 RULE 2nd High Performance Yacht Design Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, February 2006.

Claughton, A, Wellicome, J, & Shenoi, R.A, 2006 , Sailing Yacht design theory, 2nd Ed, University of Southampton, 300pp.

Claughton, A, Wellicome, J, & Shenoi, R.A, 2006 , Sailing Yacht design practice, 2nd Ed, University of Southampton, 300pp. 

D'Arcy, T., House, I., Kingsland, P., Spink, R., Yuceulug, M., Hudson, D. and Shenoi, R. (2006) Design of high performance craft from a human factors perspective. In, Symposium on Human Performance at Sea: Influence of Ship Motions on Biomechanics and Fatigue, Panama City, USA 25 - 26 Apr 2006. USA,

Shenoi, R.A., Conti, P, Turnock, S.R. and Scarponi, M (2006) Mini 6.50 Mast optimisation using a design of experiment approach and finite element analysis simulations. Transactions of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects Part B: International Journal of Small Craft Technology, 148, (B1), 41-49.

Barkley, G.S., Hudson, D.A., Turnock, S.R. and Spinney, D.R.B. (2007) Are daggerboards and trimtabs necessary when sailing upwind with a canting keel. In, Modern Yacht, Southampton, UK 11 - 12 Oct 2007. London, UK, The Royal Institution of Naval Architects, 123-133. 

Molland, A.F. and Turnock, S.R. (2007) Marine rudders and control surfaces: principles, data, design and applications, Oxford, UK, Butterworth-Heinemann, 386pp.

Spenkuch, Thomas, Turnock, Stephen, Scarponi, Matteo and Shenoi, Ajit (2008) Development of a sailing simulator environment for assessing and improving crew performance. In, Estivalet, Margaret and Brisson, Pierre (eds.) The Engineering of Sport 7. 7th ISEA Conference 2007 , Springer, 65-76.

Scarponi, M, Conti, P, Shenoi, R.A. and Turnock, S.R. (2008) Interactions between yacht-crew systems and racing scenarios combining behavioural models with VPPS. Transactions of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects Part B: International Journal of Small Craft Technology, 150, (B1), 11-18.

Findlay, M.W. and Turnock, S.R. (2008) Investigating sailing styles and boat set-up on the performance of a hydrofoiling Moth dinghy. In, 20th International HISWA Symposium on Yacht Design and Yacht Construction, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 17 - 18 Nov 2008. Den Haag, The Netherlands, Koninklijke Bibliotheek, 16pp

Clay Oliver, John Robinson, DEVELOPMENT OF A VPP BASED RATING FOR J-CLASS YACHTS, 20th International HISWA Symposium on “Yacht Design and Yacht Construction”, Amsterdam, 17 & 18 November 2008. 

Andy Claughton, Fabio Fossati, Davide Battistin, Sara Muggiasca, CHANGES AND DEVELOPMENT TO SAIL AERODYNAMICS IN THE ORC INTERNATIONAL HANDICAP RULE, 20th International HISWA Symposium on “Yacht Design and Yacht Construction”, Amsterdam, 17 & 18 November 2008.

Barry Deakin , STABILITY REGULATION OF VERY LARGE SAILING YACHTS 10th International Conference on Stability of Ships and Ocean Vehicles - St Petersburg, Russia, June 2009. 

Lewis, Simon G., Hudson, Dominic A., Turnock, Stephen R. and Taunton, Dominic J. (2010) Impact of a free-falling wedge with water: synchronized visualization, pressure and acceleration measurements. Fluid Dynamics Research, 42, (3), 035509-[30pp]. (doi:10.1088/0169-5983/42/3/035509)

Auboin, L., Blake, J. I. R., Rigg, C., Robinson, W., Streeter, M., Taunton, D. J. and Turnock, S. R. (2010) A fault tree based investigation of the reliability of ocean racing yachts incorporating human performance and canting keel impacts. At 2nd International Conference on Innovation in High Performance Sailing Yachts, Lorient, FR 30 Jun - 01 Jul 2010.

Querard, A.B.G. and Wilson, P.A. (2010) A comparative study between wind-tunnel experiments and RANS simulations of modern square headed main sails. International Journal of Small Craft Technology, 151, (B1), 1-10. (doi:10.3494/rina.ijsct.2010.b1.82)

Sandy Wright, Andy Claughton, J Paton and R Lewis, OFF-WIND SAIL PERFORMANCE PREDICTION AND OPTIMISATION, 2nd International Conference on Innovation in High Performance Sailing Yachts (INNOV’SAIL), Lorient, France, 30th June-1st July 2010

Swimming

Webb, A., Banks, Joe, Phillips, C.W.G., Hudson, D.A., Taunton, D.J. and Turnock, S.R. (2011) Prediction of passive and active drag in swimming. Procedia Engineering, 13, 133-140.

Phillips, C. et al (in preparation), A comparison between video and inertial measurement unit data in an analysis of underwater undulatory swimming. The Engineering of Sport 9, 9th biennial conference of the International Sports Engineering Association (ISEA), Lowell, Massachusetts, USA. July 9-13, 2012.

Webb, A. et al (in preparation), Can Lighthill’s Theory Predict Hydrodynamic Forces in Underwater Undulatory Swimming?. The Engineering of Sport 9, 9th biennial conference of the International Sports Engineering Association (ISEA), Lowell, Massachusetts, USA. July 9-13, 2012.

Brooks, C.J. et al (in preparation). A wireless sensor system for the analysis of undulatory swimming. The Engineering of Sport 9, 9th biennial conference of the International Sports Engineering Association (ISEA), Lowell, Massachusetts, USA. July 9-13, 2012.

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