Strength and Vibration of Marine Structures

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

The course covers lessons in ship structures, deflection of structure beam, ship vibration, stress concentration / structural discontinuities, composite construction and plastic analysis.

Course topics:

  • Introduction to Ship Structures
  • Deflection of Structure Beam
  • Statically Indeterminate Structures
  • Longitudinal Bending of Hull Grider
  • Theory of Column
  • Calculation of Momentum of Inertia of Main Section
  • Bending in Inclined Condition
  • Calculation of Deflection/Shear Stress
  • Ship Vibration
  • Propeller Induced Vibration & Hull Frequency Estimation
  • Hull Frequency Estimation from Basic Group
  • Analysis of Bulkhead
  • Stress Concentration / Structural Discontinuities
  • Composite Construction
  • Method of Plastic Analysis
  • Calculation of Natural Frequency of Hull Girder
  • Hull Resonance Diagram
Course Lectures