Picture of athlete cycling

Open Access research with a real impact on health...

The Strathprints institutional repository is a digital archive of University of Strathclyde's Open Access research outputs. Strathprints provides access to thousands of Open Access research papers by Strathclyde researchers, including by researchers from the Physical Activity for Health Group based within the School of Psychological Sciences & Health. Research here seeks to better understand how and why physical activity improves health, gain a better understanding of the amount, intensity, and type of physical activity needed for health benefits, and evaluate the effect of interventions to promote physical activity.

Explore open research content by Physical Activity for Health...

Tank testing

Mccombes, Tom and Johnstone, Cameron and Grant, Andrew and Holmes, Brian and Barrett, Sean and Kofoed, Jens Peter and Myers, Luke and AbuBakr, Bahaj and Heller, Valentin and Bittencourt, Claudio (2011) Tank testing. In: Protocols for the Equitable Assessment of Marine Energy Converters. University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK, 145-186, Chapter IIA. ISBN 978-0-9508920-1-6

Full text not available in this repository. Request a copy from the Strathclyde author

Abstract

Tank testing is performed to obtain high quality data for a proposed device under a controlled environment Estimates of final performance may also be obtained against a selection of idealised sea conditions. Tank Testing includes small scale through larger scale model testing including preliminary analysis of power takeoff.