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Large Angle Stability

  • Philip A. Wilson
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Abstract

The hydrostatic stability of a vessel at large angles of heel, possibly up to a complete inversion at \(\varphi = 180\), is usually described by a curve of righting levers (\({ GZ}\)) as a function of heel angle \(\varphi \).

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Engineering and the EnvironmentUniversity of SouthamptonSouthamptonUK

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