Cálculo da força propulsiva gerada pela mão e antebraço do nadador através da dinâmica computacional de fluidos

  title={C{\'a}lculo da força propulsiva gerada pela m{\~a}o e antebraço do nadador atrav{\'e}s da din{\^a}mica computacional de fluidos},
  author={A. Silva and A. Rouboa and L. Leal and J. Rocha and F. Alves and Ant{\'o}nio L. N. Moreira and V. M. Reis and J. V. Boas},
RESUMO A investigação da força propulsiva produzida pela mão e antebraço dos nadadores tem-se baseado em testes experimentais. No entanto, existem algumas dúvidas sobre a precisão e fiabilidade destes cálculos. Este estudo teve dois objectivos: i) dar continuidade ao uso da Dinâmica Computacional de Fluidos (DCF) como uma nova metodologia de investigação na Natação; ii) aplicar a DCF no cálculo dos coeficientes de resistência (CR) e sustentação (CS) resultantes da simulação numérica do fluxo… Expand
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