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)