TS3001 Fundamental Principles of Naval Architecture

The geometry, hydrostatics and hydrodynamics of floating and submerged bodies are covered in this course. Longitudinal and transverse stability of floating bodies is examined. Other topics include: hull girder strength, Froude similarity, wave and skin friction resistance and powering determination. An introduction to passive survivability principles is also presented.

Prerequisite

ME2201, ME2601 or consent of Instructor

Lecture Hours

3

Lab Hours

2

Quarter Offered

  • As Required