Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2017Year School/Graduate School Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation(Master)
Lecture Code X0010385 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 海洋流体学
Subject Name
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Marine Hydrodynamics
ヒゴ ヤスシ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  First Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1st) Tues1-2:IDEC 405
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 5 : Graduate Basic
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 25 : Integrated Engineering
Eligible Students M1
Keywords Boundary Integral Equation Method, Hydrodynamic forces, Equation of motion 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Knowledge about induced loads due to waves and motions of ships and offshore structures is important both in design and operational studies. The course examines the theoretical analysis method of the marine hydrodynamics acting on the ocean structure and its behavior due to waves. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Summarizing the overview
lesson2 Basic of hydrodynamic (Conservation of mass and momentum etc.)
lesson3 Introducing Green’s Formula
lesson4 Introducing Green’s Formula
lesson5 Explanation of boundary conditions (Free surface condition, Hull Surface condition, Bottom boundary condition, Radiation condition)
lesson6 Introducing Green Function
lesson7 Introducing Green Function
lesson8 Introducing Green Function
lesson9 Explanation of Boundary Integral Equation Method
lesson10 Explanation of Boundary Integral Equation Method
lesson11 Explanation of Radiation and Diffraction potential
lesson12 Explanation of Radiation and Diffraction potential
lesson13 Introducing hydrodynamic forces acting on the floating body
lesson14 Introducing hydrodynamic forces acting on the floating body
lesson15 Equation of motion

Students will be imposed some reports as assignment at any time and requested the presentation on this matter.  
Distribution material
J.N.Newman : Marine Hydrodynamics, The MIT Press 
PC or AV used in
Distribution material 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Study basic of hydrodynamics and Math, especially complex function, as preparation.  
Requirements Students are required to have learned hydrodynamics.
This course is provided in English and Japanese. 
Grading Method Report (60%) and Presentation (40%) 
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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