Initial Assessment

  • Liang Yun
  • Alan Bliault
  • Huan Zong Rong


Chapter  1 introduced the reader to the high-speed multihull concept and presented data on some craft that have been built, mostly to provide a historical perspective. For a designer the first step in the design process is to take a look at recent craft that have been built and their form features to compare them with their own ideas.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Liang Yun
    • 1
  • Alan Bliault
    • 2
  • Huan Zong Rong
    • 1
  1. 1.Marine Design and Research Institute of ChinaShanghaiChina
  2. 2.Naval ArchitectSolaNorway

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