## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic EngineeringAmerican Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1994 - Arctic regions |

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Lift force frequency is widely characterized by the

nondimensional parameter of the form where f is a frequency associated with

vortex-shedding, D is cylinder diameter, and V is the incident flow velocity. Note

that the ...

Lift force frequency is widely characterized by the

**Strouhal number**, anondimensional parameter of the form where f is a frequency associated with

vortex-shedding, D is cylinder diameter, and V is the incident flow velocity. Note

that the ...

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In the subcritical flow regime the unsteady lift spectrum is fairly narrow band, with

a center

regime the peak lift frequency can shift dramatically to higher Strouhal values ...

In the subcritical flow regime the unsteady lift spectrum is fairly narrow band, with

a center

**Strouhal number**(at the spectral peak) of about 0.2. In the transitionalregime the peak lift frequency can shift dramatically to higher Strouhal values ...

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dimensionalized by the diameter D and the free-stream speed U, is called the

wide range of Reynolds number [Sarpkaya 1981]. This

dimensionalized by the diameter D and the free-stream speed U, is called the

**Strouhal number**. St = fD/U„ (28) The**Strouhal number**is roughly 0.20 over awide range of Reynolds number [Sarpkaya 1981]. This

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### Contents

OCEAN WAVES AND ENERGY | 1 |

HYDRODYNAMIC FORCES | 45 |

COMPUTATIONAL HYDRODYNAMICS | 91 |

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