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Water wave diffraction and the spectral response surface method

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For the purposes of guiding air-gap design, wave-structure interaction is modelled using linear and 2nd-order diffraction theory. A 4-column gravity-based structure is considered, consisting of a subsurface caisson with 4 large-diameter columns mounted on top. The diffraction analyses are combined with the spectral response surface (SRS) method of Tromans and Vanderschuren to compute extreme surface elevation statistics. Water is predicted to reach very high elevations both close to the colum...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Civil Engineering
Role:
Author
Journal:
International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering
Volume:
17
Issue:
4
Pages:
254-258
Publication date:
2007-12-01
ISSN:
1053-5381
Source identifiers:
134782
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:134782
UUID:
uuid:fd041a90-d85f-4ecd-8d69-72e5eb122627
Local pid:
pubs:134782
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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