Ship Hydrostatics and Stability

Ship Hydrostatics and Stability

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ISBN-13: 9780080982908
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 10/17/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 414
File size: 11 MB
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About the Author

Adrian Biran is Adjunct Associate Professor in the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at Technion - Israel Institute of Technology. He has a Dipl. Ing. Degree from the Bucharest Polytechnic Institute and MSc and DSc degrees form the Technion. Adrian Biran worked as design engineer and project leader for IPRONAV in Bucharest, and Israel Shipyards and as research engineer in the Technion R&D Foundation in Haifa.
Rubén López-Pulido, MSc, MPhil, CEng, MRINA, is an international maritime regulations expert and former Representative of Spain and technical advisor to the International Maritime Organization (IMO). He was Naval Architect at SENER and Stability of Ships Researcher at the CEHINAV (ETSIN-UPM) Madrid Ship Model Basin. Since 2012 he is Head of the Emergency Coordination and Crisis Management Unit for Transport and Infrastructures of the Spanish Government.

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An essential resource for naval architects

Table of Contents

1. Definitions, principal dimensions 2. Basic ship hydrostatics 3. Numerical integration in naval architecture 4. Hydrostatic curves 5. Statical stability at large angles of heel 6. Simple models of stability 7. Weight and trim calculation 8. Intact stability regulations I 9. Stability in Waves 10. Intact stability regulations II 11. Flooding and damage condition 12. Linear ship response in waves 13. Computer methods

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