Accession Number:

ADA059385

Title:

Application of Optimal Control Theory to Supership Maneuvering.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

GRUMMAN AEROSPACE CORP BETHPAGE N Y RESEARCH DEPT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

62.0

Abstract:

The primary objective of this report is to apply modern control theory methods to key problems involving the dynamics and control of superships. These methods are aimed at increasing the safety and cost efficiency with which these ships can be maneuvered in restricted waterways. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Numerical Mathematics
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE