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Introduction to Naval Architecture
 
 

Introduction to Naval Architecture, 5th Edition

 
Introduction to Naval Architecture, 5th Edition,E. C. Tupper,ISBN9780080982373
 
 
 

  

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E. C. Tupper

Eric Tupper is a Fellow and Honorary Vice-President of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA), UK. In 2011 he received the William Froude Medal for outstanding contribution to naval architecture from RINA for his Basic Ship Theory books, co-authored with Ken Rawson. His long career in naval architecture has included ship design, hydrodynamic and structural research, and ship production.

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Fellow and Honorary Vice-President of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA), UK

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Introduction to Naval Architecture, 5th Edition

Preface to the fifth edition
Acknowledgements
1 Introduction
2 Definition and regulation
3 Ship form calculations
4 Flotation
5. Stability
6 Launching, docking and grounding
7 Resistance
8 Propulsion
9 The ship environments
10 Seakeeping
11 Vibration, noise and shock
12 Manoeuvering
13 Structures
14 Ship design
15 Ship types
References and Further reading
Appendix A: Presentation of data
Appendix B: The displacement sheet and hydrostatics
Appendix C: Basic ship dynamics
Appendix D: The Froude notation
Appendix E: Questions

Quotes and reviews

"…nicely presented and provides an up to date introduction to naval architecture that would be hard to better in one volume by a single author of eminence in naval architecture…much to commend in keeping the fully capable naval architect abreast of recent developments, with the direct knowledge provided and guidance to further detail through not just publications but also useful websites in the comprehensive reading list."--The Naval Architect, March 2014

 
 
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