## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volumes 1-2American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1990 - Arctic regions |

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The table 8 gives the mean steepness of the waves for the

The table 8 gives the mean steepness of the waves for the

**sample**H, = 6.3m, for the highest third of the**sample**, for the highest one-tenth and the steepness of the extreme wave. The tables 7 and 8 give an idea of the dependence between ...Page 248

Step 2 : Fitting of a 3 parameter Weibull probability distribution to the

Step 2 : Fitting of a 3 parameter Weibull probability distribution to the

**sample**maxima distribution by the method of matching statistical moments ( Farnes , 1989 ) shows that the method leads to slightly conservative estimates , with a ...Page 367

Consequently , by fitting a distribution to the total

Consequently , by fitting a distribution to the total

**sample**, the result will be dominated by response amplitudes where non - linear effects do ... The tail fitting method must , however , never be used on**samples**with few amplitudes .### What people are saying - Write a review

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### Contents

HYDRODYNAMIC FORCES | 47 |

The Force Coefficients on Inclined Cylinder in Random Wave and Current | 57 |

K S Varyani | 79 |

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acting added mass amplitude analysis angle applied array assumed body boundary calculated circular coefficient compared component considered constant corresponding crest cylinder damping defined dependent depth determined direction distribution domain drag drift dynamic effect element Engineering equation estimated experimental experiments expressed Figure flow fluid forward speed frequency function given heave horizontal hydrodynamic increase integral irregular length lift force linear load maximum mean measured method mooring motion nonlinear obtained Offshore oscillation parameters period phase pile plate potential predicted present pressure problem radiation range ratio reference regular waves relative respectively response riser ship shown shown in Figure simulation solution spectra spectrum structure surface surge Table theory velocity vertical vessel wave force wave height wind