NE 224 Introduction to Ship Design and Ship Building

Introduction to various disciplines of naval engineering; concepts of hydrostatics, resistanceand propulsion, seakeeping and maneuvering, ship lines development with brief designproject; overview of ship systems and general arrangements; introduction to towing tanks andmodel testing methodology; overview of preliminary ship design; types and purposes ofcommercial and naval ships; overview of maritime industry; basics of ship building,operation, repair and maintenance.




Ocean Engineering Program

Typically Offered Periods

Spring Semester