Accession Number:

ADP003822

Title:

A Catalog of Existing Mathematical Models for Maneuvering,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DAVID W TAYLOR NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER BETHESDA MD

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Report Date:

1983-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

135.0

Abstract:

This manual provides an introduction to the concept of mathematical ship maneuvering models and their roles in solving a variety of problems confronting designers, operators, and others concerned with ship maneuverability and safety. It serves as a guide to, and complements the use of, the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers SNAME Standardized Data Sheets which contain such mathematical maneuvering models and other associated data for specific ships.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE