Accession Number : AD0729126

Title :   Frictional Resistance to a Ship's Passage through Converging Ice,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Keys,J. ; Smith,S. D.

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The report describes a numerical method for calculating the frictional resistance encountered by a vessel navigating in a converging ice field.

Descriptors :   (*ICE, FRICTION), (*ICEBREAKERS, ICE), PRESSURE, STRESSES, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE