PLANEOPT--A PLANING BOAT OPTIMIZATION PROGRAM--PROGRAM DOCUMENTATION

Planeopt is a preliminary design computer program for planing boats. An efficient direct search routine allows the user to optimize the dimensions of a planing boat yielding a vessel with the best resistance characteristics for operation in either smooth or rough water. All input and program control is interactive to allow versatility and ease of operation.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

    Department of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
    Ann Arbor, MI  USA  48109
  • Authors:
    • Aferiat, S
  • Publication Date: 1977-4-29

Media Info

  • Pagination: 82 p.
  • Serial:
    • Issue Number: 190

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00184787
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 13 1979 12:00AM