Dipl.-Ing. Stephan Berger

Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH)
Institute for Fluid Dynamics and Ship Theory (M8)
Am Schwarzenberg-Campus 4 (C)
D-21073 Hamburg
Room C5.018

Phone: +49 40 42878 6002
Fax: +49 40 42878 6055

stephan.berger@tuhh.de
http://www.tuhh.de/fds

http://www.panmare.de

Bio-Sketch

Schooling in Castrop-Rauxel.

2004 - 2006
Studies of Mechanical Engineering, Dortmund University of Technology.

2006 - 2011
Diploma in Naval Architecture, Hamburg University of Technology.

2011 - present
Research Assistant, Hamburg University of Technology.

Research

Propeller Hull Interaction

     - Propeller-Induced Pressure Fluctuations

     - Tip Vortex Cavitation, Sheet Cavitation

     - Coupling of Potential Flow Solvers to RANS Solvers

Publications

Berger, S., Druckenbrod, M., Greve, M., Abdel-Maksoud, M., Greitsch, L.: An Efficient Method for the Investigation of Propeller Hull Interaction; 14th Numerical Towing Tank Symposium - NUTTS 2011, Pool, United Kingdom, 2011.

Berger, S., Bauer, M., Druckenbrod, M., Abdel-Maksoud, M.: An Efficient Viscous/ Inviscid Coupling Method for the Prognosis of Propeller-Induced Hull Pressure Fluctuations; 17th International Conference on Ships and Shipping Research, Naples, Italy, 2012.

Berger, S., Bauer, M., Druckenbrod, M., Abdel-Maksoud, M.: Investigation of Scale Effects on Propeller-Induced Pressure Fluctuations by a Viscous/Inviscid Coupling Approach; Third International Symposium on Marine Propulsors smp'13, Launceston, Australia, 2013.

Berger, S., Druckenbrod, M., Pergande, M., Abdel-Maksoud, M.: Testing a Semi-Automated Tool for the Optimisation of Full-Scale Marine Propellers Working behind a Ship; V International Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering MARINE 2013, Hamburg, Germany, 2013.

Berger, S., Druckenbrod, M., Pergande, M., Abdel-Maksoud, M.: A Two-Stage Optimisation Method for Full-Scale Marine Propellers Working Behind a Ship; Ship Technology Research STR, Vol. 61, No. 2, 2014.

Berger, S., Scharf, M., Göttsche, U., Neitzel, J. C., Angerbauer, R., Abdel-Maksoud, M.: Numerical Simulation of Propeller-Rudder Interaction for Non-Cavitating and Cavitating Flows Using Different Approaches; Fourth International Symposium on Marine Propulsors smp'15, Austin, Texas, 2015.