Accession Number : AD0618226

Title :   THE APPLICATION OF SLENDER BODY THEORY TO STEADY SHIP MOTION,

Corporate Author : DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Tuck,E. O.

Report Date : JUN 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 38

Abstract : Three previously published papers on steady ship motion treated by slender body theory are reprinted, together with an introduction which summarizes the three papers and reviews other efforts in this field up to 1965. Suggestions are made for further work to remove present limitations of the theory. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SHIPS, MOTION), (*SLENDER BODIES, SHIPS), THEORY, FLUID FLOW, WATER WAVES, SERIES(MATHEMATICS), INTEGRALS, FOURIER ANALYSIS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE