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Air Cavity Ship Concept Evaluation

Displacement and Semi-Displacement Types
  • Gennadiy Alexeevitch Pavlov
  • Liang Yun
  • Alan Bliault
  • Shu-Long He
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Abstract

In this chapter we will take our review of air cavity mechanisms introduced in Chap.  3 a step further. We will look at applying a number of configurations for air cavity generation below the hull of displacement vessels and discuss initial design evaluation of a number of examples.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gennadiy Alexeevitch Pavlov
    • 1
  • Liang Yun
    • 2
  • Alan Bliault
    • 3
  • Shu-Long He
    • 4
  1. 1.TheodosiaRepublic of Crimea
  2. 2.ShanghaiChina
  3. 3.SolaNorway
  4. 4.WuxiChina

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