Ship Squat Predictions for Ship/Tow Simulator
ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER VICKSBURG MS COASTAL AND HYDRAULICS LAB
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This Coastal and Hydraulics Engineering Technical Note CHETN summarizes several empirical ship squat predictions based on Permanent International Association of Navigation Congresses PIANC, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and Japanese guidance. A Fortran program was written and its use is described along with some comparisons for a typical bulk carrier and three different channel configurations.
- Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
- Operations Research
- Marine Engineering
- Fluid Mechanics