Accession Number : ADP003046

Title :   Numerical Study of Eight Wave-Resistance Approximations,

Corporate Author : DAVID W TAYLOR NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s) : Noblesse,F.

Report Date : 17 NOV 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 34

Abstract : This study presents results of ship wave-resistance calculations, for several simple hull forms, based on 8 wave-resistance approximations that are compared with one another and with existing experimental data for two thin hull forms. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Ship hulls, *Water waves, Resistance, Approximation(Mathematics), Mathematical models, Computerized simulation, Slender bodies, Struts, Thinness, Experimental data

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE