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    Sixth Chesapeake Powerboat Symposium

    SNAME Section Meeting - Full

    Jun 12 - 13, (ET)

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    Ed Lewandowski ♦

    The Sixth Chesapeake Powerboat Symposium will be held on June 12-13, 2018 at St. John’s College in Annapolis, Maryland. As in the previous five very successful, The 6th CPBS will feature presentations on all aspects of Power Boat design and construction, particularly relating to: 
    - Hull Design and Analysis
    - Materials and Fabrication
    - Structural Mechanics
    - Failure Analysis and Repair
    - Modeling and Simulation 
    - Tank Testing 
    - Software, Electronics, and Systems 
    - Offshore Racing Developments 
    - Propulsion Systems
    - Regulatory Developments 
    - Human Factors in Control of High Performance Boats
    - Accelerations and Ride Quality
    - Environmental Conditions

    John Hoyt, Chair
    Ed Lewandowski, Papers Chair
    Dave Weidner, Exhibits Chair

    Contact Information

    Annapolis, MD, United States

2016-2017 Program

THU, 2017 JUN 29
Topic:  Navy Ship Models Facility Tour
Presenter:  D Wegner (NSWCWB)

MON, 2017 MAY 08
Topic:  Future Ship, Offshore and Nautical Research:  Bridging the Gap Between Design and Operations
Presenter:  B. Buchner (MARIN) 

THU, 2017 APR 20 - YP Social

THU, 2017 APR 20
Topic:  Joint ASNE/SNAME Student Papers Night 
Presenter:  USNA, Virginia Tech

TUE, 2017 MAR 21
Topic:  Navy Force Architecture and 30 Year Shipbuilding Plan
Presenter:  F. Pearce (NAVSEA)

WED, 2017 FEB 22
Topic:  Design Considerations for a Reference MVDC Power System
Presenter:  Dr. N. Doerry (NAVSEA)

TUE, 2017 JAN 10
Topic:  Flexible Ships Panel Discussion
Presenters:  G. Sturtevant, CAPT M. Good (USN, Ret), T. Mierzwicki, T. Schubert, C. Wilson

WED, 2016 DEC 14
Topic:  US Navy Design Tool Development and Application
Presenter:  Dr. A. Gray (NSWCWB)

WED, 2016 NOV 16
Topic:  ACTUV Program
Presenter:  S. Littlefield (DARPA)

WED, 2016 OCT 12
Topic: Liquid Fluoride Thorium Reactor Technology: A Marine Propulsion Alternative
Presenter: J. Weingart (Millenium Group)

WED, 2016 SEP 21
Topic:  USNA LREC Visit to Expanded Panama Canal
Presenters:  USNA Midshipmen