Accession Number : AD0708897

Title :   EVALUATION OF VEHICLE PERFORMANCE IN SURF.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,

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

Personal Author(s) : Kamm,Irmin O.

Report Date : MAY 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 125

Abstract : The document describes a field test program and data evaluation scheme developed to produce measurements of the surf, its positional relationship to the vehicle, and the motions and attitudes of the vehicle, for the purpose of developing a set of predictive response functions relating the vehicle and the surf. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AMPHIBIOUS VEHICLES, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), (*WATER WAVES, AMPHIBIOUS VEHICLES), TEST METHODS, DATA PROCESSING, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, PHOTOGRAPHY, TRACKED VEHICLES, STABILIZED PLATFORMS, MARINE CORPS, HYDRODYNAMICS, MILITARY TRANSPORTATION

Subject Categories : Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE