MOTION OF A SHIP IN INCOMING WAVES NEAR AN INFINITE WALL

Using matching asymptotic expansions, the resonance frequency of oscillation of a ship in incoming waves near an infinite wall is found to be KD = 1 when the distance between the ship and the wall is small with a respect to the draft of the ship.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Department of Ocean Engineering, 77 Massachusetts Avenue
    Cambridge, MA  USA  02139
  • Authors:
    • Ho-Wan, V J
  • Publication Date: 1977-5

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  • Accession Number: 00168236
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Report/Paper Numbers: MS Thesis
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 30 1978 12:00AM