D-Index & Metrics Best Publications
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Norway
2022

D-Index & Metrics

Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering D-index 46 Citations 9,474 164 World Ranking 440 National Ranking 3

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2022 - Research.com Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering in Norway Leader Award

1991 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For analytical and practical contributions to the innovative analyis of wave loads and resulting motions of ships and offshore structures.

Member of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters Technology

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Mechanics
  • Geometry

His main research concerns Mechanics, Slosh dynamics, Nonlinear system, Marine engineering and Structural engineering. Odd M. Faltinsen is interested in Free surface, which is a branch of Mechanics. His Free surface study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Velocity potential, Numerical analysis, Similarity solution and Cylinder.

His Slosh dynamics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Natural frequency, Two-phase flow and Control theory. His research integrates issues of Modal analysis, Square, Effective frequency and Amplitude in his study of Nonlinear system. In the field of Marine engineering, his study on Propeller and Slamming overlaps with subjects such as Current.

His most cited work include:

  • Sea loads on ships and offshore structures (1329 citations)
  • SHIP MOTIONS AND SEA LOADS (518 citations)
  • Water entry of two-dimensional bodies (450 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Odd M. Faltinsen focuses on Mechanics, Nonlinear system, Marine engineering, Slosh dynamics and Free surface. His Mechanics research includes themes of Amplitude, Structural engineering, Numerical analysis and Boundary element method. Odd M. Faltinsen combines subjects such as Mathematical analysis, Computer simulation and Harmonic with his study of Nonlinear system.

His work in the fields of Marine engineering, such as Seakeeping and Hull, intersects with other areas such as Environmental science. His Slosh dynamics study incorporates themes from Computational fluid dynamics, Natural frequency, Compressibility and Optics. His Free surface research includes elements of Velocity potential, Inviscid flow, Classical mechanics and Added mass.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Mechanics (52.53%)
  • Nonlinear system (24.51%)
  • Marine engineering (23.74%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2021)?

  • Mechanics (52.53%)
  • Slosh dynamics (23.74%)
  • Marine engineering (23.74%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His scientific interests lie mostly in Mechanics, Slosh dynamics, Marine engineering, Nonlinear system and Mathematical analysis. His work focuses on many connections between Mechanics and other disciplines, such as Added mass, that overlap with his field of interest in Drag. Structural engineering covers he research in Slosh dynamics.

His work in the fields of Marine engineering, such as Seakeeping and Mooring, overlaps with other areas such as Environmental science. His Nonlinear system research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Radius, Natural frequency, Diffraction, Harmonic and Integral equation. Odd M. Faltinsen has researched Mathematical analysis in several fields, including Boundary element method and Flow.

Between 2012 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • A harmonic polynomial cell (HPC) method for 3D Laplace equation with application in marine hydrodynamics (64 citations)
  • Experimental and numerical study of an aquaculture net cage with floater in waves and current (57 citations)
  • An experimental and numerical study of heave added mass and damping of horizontally submerged and perforated rectangular plates (41 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Mechanics
  • Geometry

Odd M. Faltinsen spends much of his time researching Mechanics, Nonlinear system, Slosh dynamics, Mathematical analysis and Potential flow. His work on Free surface as part of general Mechanics research is often related to Parametric statistics, thus linking different fields of science. The various areas that he examines in his Nonlinear system study include Mooring, Marine engineering, Coordinate system, Diffraction and Integral equation.

His Slosh dynamics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Finite difference, Irregular waves and Optics. Harmonic, Velocity potential, Harmonic and Finite difference method is closely connected to Boundary element method in his research, which is encompassed under the umbrella topic of Mathematical analysis. He interconnects Flow separation, Domain decomposition methods and Classical mechanics in the investigation of issues within Potential flow.

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Best Publications

Sea loads on ships and offshore structures

O. M. Faltinsen.
(1990)

3736 Citations

SHIP MOTIONS AND SEA LOADS

Nils Salvesen;E O Tuck;O Faltinsen.
(1970)

1386 Citations

Hydrodynamics of High-Speed Marine Vehicles

Odd M. Faltinsen.
(2006)

1049 Citations

Water entry of two-dimensional bodies

R. Zhao;O. M. Faltinsen.
Journal of Fluid Mechanics (1993)

774 Citations

Water entry of arbitrary two-dimensional sections with and without flow separation

R. Zhao;O.M. Faltinsen;J. Aarsnes.
MARINTEK, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (1996)

493 Citations

Multidimensional modal analysis of nonlinear sloshing in a rectangular tank with finite water depth

Odd M. Faltinsen;Olav F. Rognebakke;Ivan A. Lukovsky;Alexander N. Timokha.
Journal of Fluid Mechanics (2000)

451 Citations

A numerical nonlinear method of sloshing in tanks with two-dimensional flow

Odd M. Faltinsen.
Journal of Ship Research (1978)

445 Citations

Prediction of Resistance and Propulsion of a Ship in a Seaway

O. M. Faltinsen.
University of Trondheim, Division of Port and Ocean Engineering, The Norwegian Institute of Technology, N-7034 Trondheim, Norway, 13th Symposium on Naval Hydrodynamics, ONR, Sasakawa Hall, Tokyo, Japan (1980)

363 Citations

A Nonlinear Theory of Sloshing in Rectangular Tanks

Odd M. Faltinsen.
Journal of Ship Research (1974)

304 Citations

MOTIONS OF LARGE STRUCTURES IN WAVES AT ZERO FROUDE NUMBER

O M Faltinsen.
Norske Veritas (1975)

289 Citations

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