Accession Number:

ADA003788

Title:

Maneuvering Characteristics of Automatically Controlled Ships with Directionally Unstable Hulls.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

143.0

Abstract:

The stabilization of a dynamically unstable ship and the maneuvering characteristics of the combination unstable -stabilized ship were studied using the linear and non linear equations of motion of a ship. The Digital Simulation Language DSL360 was used to simulate the dynamics of the systems.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE