Introduction to Naval ArchitectureeBook - 2013
This book provides a broad appreciation of the science and art of naval architecture, explaining the subject in physical rather than in mathematical terms. While covering basic principles, such as hull geometry, propulsion, and stability, the book also addresses contemporary topics, such as computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacture (CAD/CAM). It reflects the continuing developments in technology, changes in international regulations, and recent research.
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier, Butterworth Heinemann, 2013
Edition: 5th ed
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xiii, 476 pages :) : illustrations data file,rda
Alternative Title: Naval architecture