Accession Number : AD0784207

Title :   Investigation on Components of Ship Resistance.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Oct 63-Oct 73,

Corporate Author : IOWA INST OF HYDRAULIC RESEARCH IOWA CITY

Personal Author(s) : Landweber,L.

Report Date : MAY 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The results of a decade of research on the separate measurements of the various components of resistance are summarized. Theoretical bases and equipment and experimental procedures developed for determining the viscous, wave, and bilge vortex resistance, as well as some preliminary results on 'blockage effect', are mentioned. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Ship hulls, *Hydrodynamics, *Hydromechanics, Resistance, Viscous flow, Ocean waves, Bilges, Vortices, Blocking, Model tests, Wake, Wave propagation, Reviews

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE