Inner and outer expansions are used to formulate a systematic solution to the problem of the steady translation of a slender ship of arbitrary shape. Careful consideration is givien to finding the correct boundary conditions to be satisfied by successive terms in the expansions, and certain of the individual terms are determined partly or completely as functions of hull shape. Some results are given concerning the second approximations to the potential and wave resistance.
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June 01 1964
A Systematic Asymptotic Expansion Procedure for Slender Ships
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Tuck, E. O.. "A Systematic Asymptotic Expansion Procedure for Slender Ships." J Ship Res 8 (1964): 15–23. doi: https://doi.org/10.5957/jsr.1918.104.22.168
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