2.700 Principles of Naval Architecture

Class Info

Presents principles of naval architecture, ship geometry, hydrostatics, calculation and drawing of curves of form, intact and damage stability, hull structure strength calculations and ship resistance. Introduces computer-aided naval ship design and analysis tools. Projects include analysis of ship lines drawings, calculation of ship hydrostatic characteristics, analysis of intact and damaged stability, ship model testing, and hull structure strength calculations. Students taking graduate version complete additional assignments.

This class has 2.002 as a prerequisite.

2.700 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Fall semester, and will be instructed by A. H. Techet, P. D. Sclavounos, J. Page, F. S. Hover and J. Harbour.

Lecture occurs 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 5-217.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Principles of Naval Architecture site or on the 2.700 Stellar site.

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