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Mitigation of hydrodynamic resistance : methods to reduce hydrodynamic drag / by Marc Perlin (University of Michigan, USA), Steven Ceccio (University of Michigan, USA).

Author/Creator:
Perlin, Marc.
Publication:
New Jersey : World Scientific, [2015]
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 152 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Ships -- Hydrodynamics.
Ship resistance.
Hulls (Naval architecture).
Contents:
Friction drag reduction by bubble/gas injection
Modification of drag by polymer injection
Friction drag reduction by air layer generation
Friction drag reduction by air cavities
Drag reduction by super and partial cavities
Passive resistance mitigation by hull form modification
Passive resistance mitigation by appendages (e.g. lifting bodies, bulbous bows, stern flaps)
Coatings/hydrophobic surfaces and hull husbandry
Biomimetric techniques of mitigation.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Ceccio, S. L. (Steven L.)
ISBN:
9789814612258 (alk. paper)
9814612251 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
880758367