Accession Number : AD0719938

Title :   Computer Programs for Statistical Analysis of Extreme-Value Strain Data.

Corporate Author : NAVAL CONSTRUCTION RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT DUNFERMLINE (SCOTLAND)

Report Date : DEC 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 29

Abstract : Details are given of three computer programs for analysing strain data recorded on ships using NCRE maximum-reading strain gauges. Guidance is provided on interpretation of strain records, preparation of data for computer analysis and plotting of results. Extreme-value distributions of Gumbels First and Third Types may be computed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, STRAIN(MECHANICS)), (*SHIP HULLS, LOADS(FORCES)), STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, OCEAN WAVES, STRAIN GAGES, STRESSES, DESIGN, GREAT BRITAIN

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE