Accession Number : AD0711188

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

Corporate Author : DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : SEP 1957

Pagination or Media Count : 253

Abstract : Contents: A note on instrumentation used in the ship laboratory; New equipment for model tests at all headings to waves; The St. Anthony Falls multi-purpose test channel; Propeller dynamometer instrumentation at the David Taylor Model Basin; A 36-inch variable pressure water tunnel; A rotating arm and maneuvering basin; A 51-foot pneumatic wavemaker and a wave absorber; Towing and motion measurement instrumentation for model seakeeping investigations; Beach reflection studies.

Descriptors :   (*HYDRODYNAMICS, *SYMPOSIA), (*SHIP MODELS, HYDRODYNAMICS), TEST FACILITIES, MODEL BASINS, PROPELLERS(MARINE), OCEAN WAVES

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE