Optimization of a Deepening Load Acting on a Flexible Cable Towed Under Water

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M. Gutman

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J. Fluids Eng 122(4), 825-829 (Jul 19, 2000) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1314865 History: Received June 21, 1998; Revised July 19, 2000
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Gorshkov,  A. S., 1969, “A Generalization of A. N. Krylov’s Formulas for Calculation of Tension and Form of a Flexible Cable in the Flow,” Oceanology, 6, pp. 29–33, in Russian.


Grahic Jump Location
(a) Graphic representation of Eq. (23) and (24); (b) plot of α and κ as functions of Cf and KM



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