M.Sc. Robinson Peric


Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH)
Institute for Fluid Dynamics and Ship Theory (M8)
Am Schwarzenberg-Campus 4 (C)
D-21073 Hamburg
Room C5.004



Phone: +49 40 42878 6031

E-mail: robinson.peric(at)tuhh.de

URL: http://www.tuhh.de/fds/staff/



Schooling in Germany.

2008 - 2011
B.Sc., Computational Engineering, Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg (Germany)
2011 - 2013
M.Sc., Theoretical Mechanical Engineering, Hamburg University of Technology (Germany)
PhD student at Hamburg University of Technology (Germany)


Major Areas of Interest & Expertise
  •  Simulation of free surface flows (RANS, LES, DNS)
  •  Numerical wave generation and wave damping using source terms
  •  Boundary conditions for free surface flow simulations
  •  Rogue waves


  • Perić, R., Abdel-Maksoud, M.
    Analytical prediction of reflection coefficients for wave absorbing layers in flow simulations of regular free-surface waves
    Ocean Engineering, 147, 132-147
  • Perić, R., Abdel-Maksoud, M.
    Influence of choice of boundary treatment for 3D flow simulations with free-surface waves
    Proc. 21st Numerical Towing Tank Symposium (NuTTS), Cortona, Italy
  • Perić, R., Abdel-Maksoud, M.
    Reducing undesired wave reflection at domain boundaries in 3D finite-volume-based flow simulations via forcing zones
    32nd Symposium on Naval Hydrodynamics, Hamburg, Germany
  • Krieger, V., Perić, R., Jovanović, J., Lienhart, H., Delgado, A.
    Toward design of the antiturbulence surface exhibiting maximum drag reduction effect
    Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 850, 262-303



  • Perić, R., Abdel-Maksoud, M.
    Predicting the reflection coefficients of wave damping zones before running the flow simulations
    Proc. 20th Numerical Towing Tank Symposium (NuTTS), Wageningen, Netherlands



  • Perić, R., Abdel-Maksoud, M.
    Reliable damping of free-surface waves in numerical simulations
    Ship Technology Research, 63:1, 1-13, 2016
  • Perić, R., Abdel-Maksoud, M.
    Damping of Free Surface Waves - State of the Art and Future Developments
    Numerical Towing Tank Symposium, France, 2016
  • Perić, R., Abdel-Maksoud, M.
    Numerische Strömungssimulation zur Bewertung von Unsicherheiten in experimentellen Untersuchungen aufgrund von Wellenreflexionen
    Jahrbuch Schiffbautechnische Gesellschaft, Springer



  • Perić, R., Hoffmann, N., Chabchoub, A.

                 Initial wave breaking dynamics of Peregrine-type rogue waves:
                 A numerical and experimental study
                 European Journal of Mechanics B/Fluids, Volume 49, Pages 71–76, 2015.

  • Perić, R., Abdel-Maksoud, M.

                 Assessment of Uncertainty Due to Wave Reflections in Experiments
via Numerical Flow Simulations
                 Proceedings of the 25th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference

(ISOPE), Kona, Hawaii Big Island, USA, 2015.

  • Perić, R., Abdel-Maksoud, M.
    Generation of free-surface waves by localized source terms in the continuity equation
    Ocean Engineering, 109, 567–579, 2015.
  • Feder, D.-F., Perić, R., Abel-Maksoud, M.
    Conservation of the Characteristics of a Propeller Tip Vortex
    18th Numerical Towing Tank Symposium. September 2015.


  • Chabchoub, A., Perić R., Hoffmann, N. 
                 Dynamics of unstable Stokes waves: a numerical and experimental

                 Proceedings of the ASME 2014 International Conference on Ocean, Offshore
                 and Arctic Engineering (OMAE), San Francisco, USA, 2014.


  • Perić, R.

                 Internal Generation of Free Surface Waves and Application to Bodies
                 in Cross Sea
Master Thesis, Hamburg University of Technology,
Institute for Fluid Dynamics and Ship Theory, 2013.
                 Supervisor: Prof. Abdel-Maksoud.

  • Perić, R.

                 Applications of wave generation inside solution domain of
                 simulations based on Navier-Stokes equations.
                 16th Numerical Towing Tank Symposium, Mühlheim/Germany, 2013.


  • Enger, S., Perić, M., Perić, R.

                 Simulation of Flow Around KCS-Hull
                 Gothenburg 2010: A Workshop on CFD in Ship Hydrodynamics, Gothenburg,