## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volume 2American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2001 - Arctic regions |

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Page 103

Besides uncertainties associated with the modelling of structures and the random

wave environment , there are also uncertainties arising from degradation of

member

section ...

Besides uncertainties associated with the modelling of structures and the random

wave environment , there are also uncertainties arising from degradation of

member

**stiffness**due to a joint flexibility and ovalization of member cross -section ...

Page 104

It has been shown ( Karadeniz , 1994 ) that

consistent load vector of a flexibly connected member can be expressed in

decremental forms as , [ k ] = [ k ' ] - [ Ak ] [ m ] = [ m ' ] - [ Am ] ( 2 ) { p } = { p } - { { p

} ...

It has been shown ( Karadeniz , 1994 ) that

**stiffness**matrix , mass matrix andconsistent load vector of a flexibly connected member can be expressed in

decremental forms as , [ k ] = [ k ' ] - [ Ak ] [ m ] = [ m ' ] - [ Am ] ( 2 ) { p } = { p } - { { p

} ...

Page 105

In a reliability - based analysis , the single variable Xx represents the total

uncertainties related to the system

can be estimated from , k g Xk = X ( 11 ) k k k where k , k , k , and kg are the

generalized ...

In a reliability - based analysis , the single variable Xx represents the total

uncertainties related to the system

**stiffness**matrix . The variance of this variablecan be estimated from , k g Xk = X ( 11 ) k k k where k , k , k , and kg are the

generalized ...

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