A standard method for the conduct and analysis of ice resistance model tests

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Conference23rd American Towing Tank Conference, 11-12 June 1992, University of New Orleans, LA
Subjectice resistance; model tests; components
AbstractA standard method for conducting ice resistance model tests as adopted by the Institute for Marine Dynamics is described. The procedure involves splitting the total resistance into four components: open water, breaking, buoyancy, and clearing. The empirical basis of the analysis procedure is also given.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Ocean Technology; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number5347
NPARC number8895724
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