Accession Number : AD0679187

Title :   BENDING MOMENT DISTRIBUTION IN A MARINER CARGO SHIP MODEL IN REGULAR AND IRREGULAR WAVES OF EXTREME STEEPNESS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

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

Personal Author(s) : Maniar,Naresh M. ; Numata,Edward

Report Date : NOV 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 47

Abstract : An experimental investigation was undertaken to determine (1) the lengthwise vertical wave-bending-moment distribution within the midship half-length and (2) the relationship between bending moment and extreme wave steepness, for a MARINER-type cargo ship. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CARGO SHIPS, HYDRODYNAMICS), (*SHIP HULLS, BENDING), SHIP MODELS, MOMENTS, DISTRIBUTION, OCEAN WAVES, RESPONSE, MODEL TESTS

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE