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Publication Date: 1978
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Ship Hydrodynamics
Lafrance, Pierre
Physics Today, 31, 6, 34-9, Jun 78
Explores in a non-mathematical treatment some of the hydrodynamical phenomena and forces that affect the operation of ships, especially at high speeds. Discusses the major components of ship resistance such as the different types of drags and ways to reduce them and how to apply those principles for the hovercraft. (GA)
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