## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volume 9American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1990 - Arctic regions |

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**curvature**reflected light intensity incident light intensity from a point light source Abstract ...Page 559

**Curvature**Lines A line of**curvature**is a curve on a surface whose tangent at every point points along a principal**curvature**direction . The principal directions at a given point are those directions for which the normal**curvature**takes ...Page 562

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**curvature**are also available and illustrate a particular property of the surface . 4.4 . Surface Fairing For surface fairing , a faired surface is created from the parent surface . A set of B - spline curves with control ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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### Contents

COMPLIANT STRUCTURES | 313 |

Identification of NonLinear Effects in Predicting the Motion Response of Mobile Platforms | 337 |

RISERSMOORINGSCABLES | 345 |

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