Sea Water Instrumented Mannequin (SWIM) Preliminary Experiments

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleTechnical Report
SubjectSWIM; mannequin; still water
AbstractThis report summarizes a series of exploratory experiments addressing the Sea Water Instrumented Mannequin (SWIM) buoyant motion in still water and in waves undertaken by IMD for the Transportation Development Centre, Transport Canada. The aim of the experiments was to collect experimental data on the complete SWIM mannequin that may be used in the validation of the water forces analysis capability (WAFAC) mathematical model.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Institute for Marine Dynamics
PlaceSt. John's, NL
AffiliationNRC Institute for Ocean Technology; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number5139
NPARC number8895961
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Record created2009-04-22
Record modified2016-10-03
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