Accession Number : AD0438421


Title :   A FORTRAN PROGRAM FOR THE CALCULATION OF THE EQUILIBRIUM CONFIGURATION OF A FLEXIBLE CABLE IN A UNIFORM STREAM,


Corporate Author : DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON D C


Personal Author(s) : Cuthill,Elizabeth H


Report Date : Mar 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 36


Abstract : A FORTRAN II program is described that is used on the IBM 7090 system at the David Taylor Model Basin to calculate the equilibrium configuration of a flexible cable in a uniform stream in the lane determined by the direction of motion of the stream and by the direction of the force of gravity. (Author)


Descriptors :   *MECHANICAL CABLES , DRAG , VECTOR ANALYSIS , ERRORS , CORRECTIONS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE