AERODYNAMICS OF SAILS

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Code
61220
ACADEMIC YEAR
2017/2018
CREDITS
6 credits during the 2nd year of 9008 VESSEL & YACHT DESIGN (LM-12) LA SPEZIA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
ING-IND/13
LANGUAGE
Italian (English on demand)
TEACHING LOCATION
LA SPEZIA (VESSEL & YACHT DESIGN)
semester
2° Semester

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course proposes the physical and aerodynamic modeling of the sail propulsion and the sailing boat modeling. General principles of Physics and Fluid-dynamics are presented, giving also a correlation with sail materials and techniques for sails construction. Theorical lessons are combined with practical classes, possibly also with laboratory activities .

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

PAOLO SCHITO (President)

ANDREA RATTI

EXAMS

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
04/06/2018 13:00 LA SPEZIA Scritto + Orale
09/07/2018 13:00 LA SPEZIA Scritto + Orale
10/09/2018 13:00 LA SPEZIA Scritto + Orale