Accession Number:

AD0650166

Title:

THE MOMENT ACTING ON A RANKINE OVOID MOVING UNDER A FREE SURFACE

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1951-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

The moment acting on a Rankine Ovoid moving under the free surface of a fluid of infinite depth is calculated. In order to account for the effect of the waves formed by the motion of the body a correction is given in the form of a second approximation.

Subject Categories:

  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE