Accession Number : AD0711187

Title :   TRANSACTIONS OF THE GENERAL MEETING OF AMERICAN TOWING TANK CONFERENCE (11TH) HELD AT DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN, WASHINGTON, D. C. ON 12-14 SEPTEMBER 1956. VOLUME II.

Corporate Author : DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : SEP 1957

Pagination or Media Count : 269

Abstract : Contents: Irregular seas -- A new towing tank problem; Planning for three-dimensional research in waves; Report on geosim analysis according to Schoenherr line; Preliminary resistance tests of ATTC standard friction form for model basin correlation program; A note relating to the influence of model ship length and speed on roughness effects; Report on ITTC skin friction committee work; Skin friction formulations; Generalization of the logarithmic law of the boundary layer on a flat plate; On transition from laminar to turbulent flow; Water tunnel techniques for force measurements on cavitating hydrofoils; An integrating gyro for measuring the pitch angle of a ship model in waves.

Descriptors :   (*HYDRODYNAMICS, *SYMPOSIA), (*SHIP MODELS, HYDRODYNAMICS), OCEAN WAVES, RESPONSE, HYDROFOILS, WATER TUNNELS, SKIN FRICTION, BOUNDARY LAYER TRANSITION

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE