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Distributed Co-Simulation of Maritime Systems and Operations

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Severin Sadjina

SINTEF Å lesund, NO-6009 Å lesund, Norway
severin.sadjina@sintef.no

Lars Tandle Kyllingstad

SINTEF Ocean, NO-7465 Trondheim, Norway
lars.kyllingstad@sintef.no

Martin Rindar⊘y

SINTEF Ocean, NO-7465 Trondheim, Norway
martin.rindaroy@sintef.no

Stian Skjong

SINTEF Ocean, NO-7465 Trondheim, Norway
stian.skjong@sintef.no

Vilmar Æs⊘y

Department of Marine Technology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NO-7491 Trondheim, Norway
vilmar.aesoy@ntnu.no

Eilif Pedersen

Department of Marine Technology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NO-7491 Trondheim, Norway
eilif.pedersen@ntnu.no

1Corresponding author.

ASME doi:10.1115/1.4040473 History: Received March 18, 2017; Revised May 30, 2018

Abstract

Here, we present the concept of an open virtual prototyping framework for maritime systems and operations that enables its users to develop re-usable component or subsystem models, and combine them in full-system simulations for prototyping, verification, training, and performance studies. This framework consists of a set of guidelines for model coupling, high-level and low-level coupling interfaces to guarantee interoperability, a full-system simulation software, and example models and demonstrators. We discuss the requirements for such a framework, address the challenges and the possibilities in fulfilling them, and aim to give a list of best practices for modular and efficient virtual prototyping and full-system simulation. The context of our work is within maritime systems and operations, but the issues and solutions we present here are general enough to be of interest to a much broader audience, both industrial and scientific.

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