Reeds Vol. 4: Naval Architecture for Marine Engineers
by Reeds Marine Engineering Series
5th ed. Covers the theoretical, fundamental aspects of vessel design for students preparing for the Class 2 and Class 1 Marine Engineer Officer exams. It introduces the basic foundation themes within naval architecture–hydrostatics, stability, resistance, and powering–using worked examples to show how solutions should be presented for an exam. The topics are presented as a typical teaching module, to aid the use of the book by lecturers as a compliment to a course. This updated edition contains text and figures in line with modern practice, including many of the figures as 3D diagrams, and a new section on computer software for naval architecture.Naval Architecture for Marine Engineers also includes sample examination questions with worked examples answers to aid students in their learning.