Hydrodynamics in Industry. Some Examples with Special Emphasis on Marine Applications

  • Finn Gunnar Nielsen
Part of the Fluid Mechanics and Its Applications book series (FMIA, volume 34)


For natural reasons, Norwegians have always had strong relations to the ocean and its environment. Therefore the shipbuilding industry and the related disciplines naval architecture and ship hydrodynamics have very long traditions in our country. Despite of our small population we have very active University departments performing research within marine hydrodynamics both in Oslo and Trondheim. Also the research institutes and the Norwegian industry are today at the leading edge of the development within this field.


Wave Force Horizontal Well Mooring Line Offshore Structure Vortex Induce Vibration 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Finn Gunnar Nielsen
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  1. 1.Norsk Hydro Research CentreBergenNorway

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