## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volumes 1-2American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1991 - Arctic regions |

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In order'to ensure that UFEM

stiffness and mass matrices are expressed as sum of changes in structural

components ( 5 , 6 , 25 ) where ( Q ' } is a transformed displacement vector .

In order'to ensure that UFEM

**represents**a real structure , changes in the globalstiffness and mass matrices are expressed as sum of changes in structural

components ( 5 , 6 , 25 ) where ( Q ' } is a transformed displacement vector .

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the modeled region . radiating bodies either suspended in the fluid or in contact

with the ice can be

the ice canopy while the lower darker area

the modeled region . radiating bodies either suspended in the fluid or in contact

with the ice can be

**represented**. It is this ... The upper lighter section**represents**the ice canopy while the lower darker area

**represents**the fluid . Fig . 5 Total ...Page 501

Here El

the weight of the riser plus content , minus the weight of the displaced water

column . T is the effective tension of the riser , i.e. the axial force in the riser wall ...

Here El

**represents**bending stiffness and w ( z ) , the " wet weight " , is equal tothe weight of the riser plus content , minus the weight of the displaced water

column . T is the effective tension of the riser , i.e. the axial force in the riser wall ...

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### Contents

SPECIAL SESSION HYDRODYNAMICS | 1 |

HYDRODYNAMIC FORCES | 29 |

SECONDORDER EFFECTS | 113 |

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