Accession Number : AD0647266

Title :   EQUATIONS OF MOTION FOR MOORING AND DOCKING MANEUVERS OF A DESTROYER AND A SURFACED SUBMARINE,

Corporate Author : STEVENS INST OF TECH HOBOKEN N J DAVIDSON LAB

Personal Author(s) : Uram,E. M. ; Crane,C. L. ; Chey,Y. H.

Report Date : NOV 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 71

Abstract : Equations and methods for simulation of low speed mooring and docking maneuvers for destroyer and surfaced submarine craft. Presents experimentally obtained equations and coefficients for maneuvers, which include effects of hull inertial and hydrodynamic reactions, propeller and rudder contributions, environmental effects, tug assistance contributions and ship system-personnel time responses.

Descriptors :   (*NAVAL VESSELS, MANEUVERABILITY), (*MOORING, NAVAL VESSELS), EQUATIONS OF MOTION, NAVAL PERSONNEL, NAVAL TRAINING, TRAINING DEVICES, SUBMARINES, DESTROYERS, PIERS, SHIPS, HANDLING, STEERING, GUIDANCE, NAVIGATION

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE