Accession Number:

AD0893605

Title:

Superconducting Machinery for Ship Propulsion Systems.

Descriptive Note:

Summary rept. Jun-Dec 71,

Corporate Author:

DAVID W TAYLOR NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER BETHESDA MD

Report Date:

1972-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

The report discusses the basic concepts of superconductive machines and their potential for use in ship propulsion systems. Several compact, high-power density machines and transmission systems are described. Related Research and Development efforts in this country and abroad are summarized together with the present state-of-the-art and the potential for future development. Sources of information found during a literature survey are given in an appendix. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE