Accession Number : ADA159084


Title :   Proceedings of the Ship Control Systems Symposium (5th), Held at U. S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland on October 30 - November 3, 1978. Volume 4,


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


Personal Author(s) : Labbe,D E ; Gibson,F W ; Chan,Y T ; Plant,J B ; Lines,N


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a159084.pdf


Report Date : 03 Nov 1978


Pagination or Media Count : 369


Abstract : Partial contents: AO177 Simulation of Ship Propulsion and Boiler Systems; Digital Control of Gas Turbine-Driven Ships in the Maneuvering Region; Evaluation of a Programmable Controller and Sequencer in a Shore Trials Environment; Mansim - A Combined Simulator and Simulation System for Ship Steering; Considerations Leading to the Development of a Machinery Control Evaluation Centre; Training Simulators for Ship Propulsion Plants; Real-Time SImulation of a Steam Propulsion Plant; A Structural Approach to Man/Machine Interface Design for Command and Control of Ships Machinery; Human Engineering Considerations in Design of Information Displays for Machinery COntrol Consoles of Future Naval Ships; Impact of the Introduction of Tracking Radars and Semi-Automatic Navigation Systems on the Merchant Marine Navigator; Maneuvering Control of Amphibious Hovercraft; Superconducting Swath Propulsion System Simulation; Speed Sensors for High-Speed Surface Ships; New Autopilot System with Condition Adaptivity; Ship Response Control During Heavy Weather Operations; and Adaptive Automatic Course-Keeping Control of a Supertanker and a Container Ship - A simulation study.


Descriptors :   *SYMPOSIA , *CONTROL SYSTEMS , *NAVAL VESSELS , TEST AND EVALUATION , CONTROL , SIMULATION , DIGITAL SYSTEMS , MANEUVERABILITY , STEERING , SHIPS , WEATHER , OCEAN SURFACE , REAL TIME , TRAINING DEVICES , INTERFACES , HIGH VELOCITY , COMPUTER PROGRAMMING , TRACKING , RADAR , HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING , DISPLAY SYSTEMS , PROPULSION SYSTEMS , RESPONSE , COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEMS , MACHINES , MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS , VELOCIMETERS , SEMIAUTOMATIC , MARINE ENGINEERING , AMPHIBIOUS VEHICLES , AUTOMATIC PILOTS , CONSOLES , MARINE PROPULSION , BOILERS , CONTAINERSHIPS , NAVIGATORS , TANKER SHIPS , STEAM POWER PLANTS , GROUND EFFECT MACHINES , SHIP TURBINES


Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Surface Effect Vehicles & Amphibious Vehicles


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE