Accession Number:

AD0761599

Title:

The Penetration of a Fluid Surface by a Wedge

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

STEVENS INST OF TECH HOBOKEN NJ EXPERIMENTAL TOWING TANK

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1950-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

65.0

Abstract:

The research project, which includes theoretical and experimental investigations on the problem of planing on the surface of water, is divided into two general groupings an investigation of the fundamental nature of the hydrodynamic planing process, and a collection and organization of seaplane and flying-boat design data for the establishment of rational design methods and for comparison with theoretical results.

Subject Categories:

  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE