A method of investigation of the strength in bending in the horizontal plane of an AFBD when subjected to lateral wind, current, or wave forces

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Saunders, Edward M.
VanderWolk, Walter W.
Saunders, Edward M.
VanderWolk, Walter W.
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1948-09
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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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The conclusion of World War II in 1945 loft the Navy Department with the problem of keeping large numbers of ships in caretaker status. Among the largest of these vessels are the battleship type floating drydocks, eight hundred and twenty-seven feet in length. Some of these docks are moored in typhoon areas and future operations may require the service of these vessels in areas whore high wind velocities may be expected.
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This thesis document was issued under the authority of another institution, not NPS. At the time it was written, a copy was added to the NPS Library collection for reasons not now known.  It has been included in the digital archive for its historical value to NPS.  Not believed to be a CIVINS (Civilian Institutions) title.
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This publication is a work of the U.S. Government as defined in Title 17, United States Code, Section 101. Copyright protection is not available for this work in the United States.
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