## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volume 2; Volume 7, Part 2American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1988 - Arctic regions |

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While the linearized force spectrum gives a good estimation of the mean square value of the force , Tickell ( 1977 ) showed that the corresponding Gaussian

While the linearized force spectrum gives a good estimation of the mean square value of the force , Tickell ( 1977 ) showed that the corresponding Gaussian

**distribution**underestimates the value of the force at the tail ends of the ...Page 78

The Gumbel type

The Gumbel type

**distribution**function has been found to be well suited for this purpose . Pj ( H ) • ng ) J = 1 i . Steps a ) through h ) are repeated n times , a being in the order of 100 - 500. In this way a estimated values of the ...Page 79

The corresponding

The corresponding

**distribution**function is determined as : estimated T - year events . 90 % confidence limits were obtained assuming that the**distribution**of the T - year events is normal in accordance with previous investigations ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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### Contents

HYDRODYNAMIC FORCESI | 1 |

Catchment Regions of Multiple Dynamic Responses in Nonlinear Problems of Offshore Mechanics | 15 |

Hydrodynamic Forces on a Floating Cylinder in Waves of Finite Depth | 23 |

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