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