Accession Number : AD0736504
Title : The National Physical Laboratory's Contribution to Efficient Ship Design,
Corporate Author : NATIONAL PHYSICAL LAB TEDDINGTON (ENGLAND) SHIP DIV
Personal Author(s) : Paffet,J. A. H.
Report Date : AUG 1971
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : The ship division's prime function is to provide information and advice on ship hydrodynamics and related matters. Governmental interaction with the shipping industry is most felt in safety matters. The laboratory looks ahead and tries to anticipate the problems of the future.
Descriptors : (*SHIPS, DESIGN), (*NAVAL RESEARCH LABORATORIES, GREAT BRITAIN), REVIEWS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), MARINE PROPULSION, SHIP HULLS, ROLL, DAMPING, STEERING, BRAKING, SHALLOW WATER, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT
Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE