Knowledge of the behaviour of a marine vehicle in waves and its manoeuvring characteristics is essential when designing such vehicles. The purpose of the unit is to introduce the concepts of ship behaviour in waves and ship manoeuvring and to introduce the process of evaluating the seakeeping and manoeuvring performance of a marine vehicle. This builds on the basic engineering knowledge gained in previous years.
|Unit name||Seakeeping and Manoeuvring|
|Faculty/School||Australian Maritime College
National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics
|Discipline||National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics|
Dr Jonathan Duffy
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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3 hours Lectures weekly; 1 hour Tutorial, Laboratories as advised
Exam 50%, Class tests 20%, Assignment 20%, Laboratory 10%
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