Accession Number : AD0666612

Title :   ON HEAD SEAS TRAVELLING ALONG A HORIZONTAL CYLINDER.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Ursell,F.

Report Date : AUG 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 31

Abstract : It is shown that, on the usual assumptions of linearized theory, head seas cannot travel along a horizontal cylinder without change of form. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SHIPS, *HYDRODYNAMICS), WAVE PROPAGATION, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, INTERACTIONS, RESPONSE, POTENTIAL THEORY, BOUNDARY VALUE PROBLEMS, WAVE FUNCTIONS, INTEGRAL EQUATIONS, STEEPEST DESCENT METHOD

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE