NAVAL ARCHITECTURE 1

NAVAL ARCHITECTURE 1

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Code
60506
ACADEMIC YEAR
2021/2022
CREDITS
6 credits during the 2nd year of 8721 Pleasure Craft Engineering (L-9) LA SPEZIA

6 credits during the 1st year of 9008 VESSEL & YACHT DESIGN (LM-12) LA SPEZIA

SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
ING-IND/01
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
LA SPEZIA (Pleasure Craft Engineering)
semester
2° Semester
Prerequisites
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

This course provides the knowledge and the techniques that are required to perform the choice of the hull form and the propeller for a given ship design.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course is targeted to the acquisition by the students of the basic principles and the basis for resistance to the motion and to power the hulls .

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

This course is aimed at illustrating the fundamental and basic principles concerning hull resistance and propulsion.

Teaching methods

Classroom lectures and exercises

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Ship resistance components.
Resistance prediction from model testing and standard series.
Two-dimensional and three-dimensional airfoil theory.
Propeller geometry, design and matching.
Theory of propeller action: momentum theory, blade element theory.
Cavitation
Hull-propeller interaction.
Propeller choice: propeller charts, powering prediction.
 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Principles of Naval Architecture, volumi II e III SNAME, 1988

Lecture Notes available to enrolled students at the following address:

https://ingsp.aulaweb.unige.it/

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Tuesday from 1000 to 1200

Exam Board

MARCO FERRANDO (President)

DIEGO VILLA

GIORGIO TANI

MICHELE VIVIANI (President Substitute)

CARLO PODENZANA BONVINO (President Substitute)

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Classroom lectures and exercises

EXAMS

Exam description

Written examination

Assessment methods

The written examination consists in three open questions.

The answers are evaluated to assess if the knowledge and the techniques illustrated during the lessons and in the lecture notes have been acquired by the student.