||Edward V. Lewis
||Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
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Here is the second of the three volumes of the Princilpes of naval Architecture by Edward Lewis. This volume includes three major chapters addressing Ship's Resistance (dimensional analysis, frictional and wave-making resistance, other components of resistance, the uses of models for determining the resistance of the ship and various methods of reseting model data, relation of the vessel hull's form to the resistance, HSC and advance marine vehicles), Propulsion powering of ships, propeller theory and design, interaction between propeller and ships hull, cavitation, types of propellers), and Vibration (theory and concepts, design and analysis, criteria and measurements etc.).