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Wallis S. Hamilton (1911-2001) Papers

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Identifier: 22/4/9
Abstract Hamilton came to Northwestern University in 1943 as a lecturer in civil engineering. Promoted to assistant professor in 1945 and to associate professor in 1948, he became a full professor in 1953. Hamilton's research interests included velocity patterns around ship models, resistance of barges and spray characteristics and directional stability of taxiing flying boats. He also studied the effects of waves, damage from cavitation and the body forces and properties of the crust and mantle of the...

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  • Names: Hamilton, W. S. (Wallis Sylvester), 1911-2001 X