Lines plan and hull form coefficients - Hull forms of different types of ships and boats - Numerical techniques for ship calculations- Fluid pressure, centre of pressure - Weight estimation, centre of gravity, effect of shifting weights.
Lightship, deadweight, CG, CB - definitions - Conditions for equilibrium.
Metaceritre, Hydrostatic particulars - definition and derivations.
Stability at small angles - heel, trim and angle of loll - Free surface effects - Inclining experiment - Stability at large angles - cross curves of stability - dynamic stability levers- Wind heeling moment, maximum allowable KG - Stability of grounded vessels - Submarine stability - Stability criterion for various types of crafts.
Capacity and tonnage calculations - Trim and stability booklet - Freeboard - Flooding of ships, subdivision and damage stability - Launching - Approximate method of calculation for hydrostatic particulars - data and references.