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Ocean Engineering  Seakeeping & Manoeuvring
Title: Seakeeping & Manoeuvring
Department: Ocean Engineering
Author: Prof. Debabrata Sen
University: IIT Kharagpur
Type: WebLink

Introduction ' ideal and viscous incompressible fluid; Kinematics of fluid; Lagrangian and Eulerian methods of description, velocity, acceleration, streamlines, pathlines, vorticity; Equation of continuity; Eulers Equations of motion; Bernoulli's equation and its application, Two dimensional motion ' velocity potential, stream function, Sources, sinks, dipoles; Flow past a circular cylinder with and without circulation; Blasius Theorem; Problems on the motion of perfect fluids ' steady translation of a cylinder in an infinite fluid medium, unsteady translation; Added mass of cylinders; Spheres;

The vortex system'circular vortex, two dimensional sources and vortex distributions, vortex sheets; Lifting Surfaces, Aerofoil theory ' complex potential' Method of Conformal mapping' Joukowski profile; Flow past a Joukowski profile; Velocity and pressure distribution on aerofoils; Viscous fluids' Navier'Stokes equations, Laminar flow, Poiseuille flow, Couette flow, flow through a pipe; Boundary layer Theory'Reynolds Number; Boundary layer along a flat plate; Blasius solution; Separation, Von Karman momentum integral method;

Introduction to Turbulence; Gravity waves' Airy's wave; Free surface condition; Velocity potential' Dispersion relation; Surface tension effects; Orbital motion; Group velocity and its dynamical significance; Wave energy; Standing waves; Loops and nodes, Wave forces and Morison's equation, Long waves and waves in a canal; Tides.
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