This text book is an attempt to provide a comprehensive treatment of hydromechanics
for o¤shore engineers. This text has originally been written for students participating in
the Interfaculty O¤shor . . . . .
This preliminary text book is a ...rst attempt to provide a short introduction in ship hy-
dromechanics for Maritime Engineering students (second year) at the Delft University of
Technology. Topics . . . . .