Articles | Volume 9, issue 4
Model description paper
02 May 2016
Model description paper |  | 02 May 2016

VISIR-I: small vessels – least-time nautical routes using wave forecasts

Gianandrea Mannarini, Nadia Pinardi, Giovanni Coppini, Paolo Oddo, and Alessandro Iafrati

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VISIR is a new numerical model for the computation of optimal ship routes from meteo-marine forecasts. VISIR offers the scientific community an open platform whereby various ideas and methods for ship route optimization can be shared, tested, and compared to each other.