Accession Number : AD0772876

Title :   Simulation of Hydrofoil Performance in Calm Water.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Hickox,Gary Dee

Report Date : DEC 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 92

Abstract : A digital computer simulation program using Digital Simulation Language is produced to study the performance of a hydrofoil in calm water. Various automatic control systems are studied with the model constrained to the pitch-heave-surge mode of operation. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Hydrofoil craft, Computer programs, Automatic, Control systems, Hydrodynamics, Hydrofoils, Feedback, Simulation languages, Digital simulation, Theses

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE