Accession Number:

ADA065522

Title:

Analytical Models for ACV Seakeeping

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 30 Sep 1977-31 Jan 1978

Corporate Author:

NEW HAMPSHIRE UNIV DURHAM

Report Date:

1978-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

A linearized mathematical model is developed from first principles to predict the motion of an air cushion vehicle ACV in head seas consisting of sinusoidal waves.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Effect Vehicles and Amphibious Vehicles
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE