2.996 | Fall 2003 | Graduate
Sailing Yacht Design (13.734)


Kerwin, Justin E. Ocean Engineering Hydrostatics. Set of printed notes from the MIT Department of Ocean Engineering. September 1991. (Courtesy of Prof. Justin E. Kerwin. Used with permission.)

Reading Assignment (PDF)

  • Problem Set 1 - Preliminary Design of a Sloop Rigged Yacht (PDF)
  • Problem Set 2 - Sailing Dinghy Design (PDF)
  • Problem Set 3 - Hydrostatics, Small and Large Angle Stability Analysis (PDF), Boat Offset (XLS)
  • Problem Set 4 - Detailed Hull Design (PDF)
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