## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volume 4; Volume 8, Part 4American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1989 - Arctic regions |

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0 lmin where : ( x ) - unit single - step

x ) = 1 at x o ; 8 - delta -

values ; 1 - A - normalizing factor for delta -

a ...

0 lmin where : ( x ) - unit single - step

**function**such that O ( x ) = 0 at x < 0 and e (x ) = 1 at x o ; 8 - delta -

**function**introduced to compensate for the zero forcevalues ; 1 - A - normalizing factor for delta -

**function**, A - $ 4,10 ) dq - Fr ( K ) dk =a ...

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... probability density

probability density of mass of detected icebergs conditional probability density of

the downtime T given N interruptions probability density

frequency ...

... probability density

**function**for the mass of a randomly chosen icebergprobability density of mass of detected icebergs conditional probability density of

the downtime T given N interruptions probability density

**function**of downtimefrequency ...

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It can be used to advantage in those situations in which the iceberg has a

complicated potential

energy in the initial phase of its motion to make its final configuration uncertain on

the ...

It can be used to advantage in those situations in which the iceberg has a

complicated potential

**function**and can acquire enough momentum and kineticenergy in the initial phase of its motion to make its final configuration uncertain on

the ...

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### Contents

OFFSHORE MECHANICS | 1 |

ICE FORCES | 11 |

MATERIALS TECHNOLOGY | 24 |

Copyright | |

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