Analysis and Design of Marine Structures: including CD-ROM by Carlos Guedes Soares, P.K. Das

By Carlos Guedes Soares, P.K. Das

'Analysis and layout of Marine constructions' explores contemporary advancements in equipment and modelling tactics for structural overview of marine structures:

- tools and instruments for developing a lot and cargo effects;

- tools and instruments for energy assessment;

- fabrics and fabrication of structures;

- equipment and instruments for structural layout and optimisation;

- Structural reliability, protection and setting security.

The publication is a helpful reference resource for teachers, engineers and pros thinking about marine buildings and layout of send and offshore structures.

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Uk/publications. IACS. 2006a. uk/publications. IACS. 2006b. uk/publications. , Vada, T. & Braathen, A. 1996. Nonlinear ship motions and wave-induced loads by a rankine method, Proceedings of 21st Symposium on Naval Hydrodynamics, Trondheim, Norway. , Shigemi, T. & Spencer, J. 2006. 1. Reliability based structural design and code development, Proceedings of 16th ISSC, University of Southampton. , Holtsmark, G. & Storhaug, G. 2005. Full scale measurements of the wave induced hull girder vibrations of an ore carrier trading in the North Atlantic, International Conference on Design and Operation of Bulk Carriers.

Maximum oscillations are similar for SPH and PRI, while lowest oscillations are not completely captured by SPH, while PRI captures an almost horizontal surface, in accordance with pressure results. 200 0 0 2 4 6 8 10 12 14 16 t [s] Figure 16. 9 T0 —Sensor 6 pressure time history—first three oscillations (upper) and up to t = 16 s (lower). 9T0 - Sensor 6 2'000 1'800 p [Pa] 1'600 1'400 RANSE_UoS 1'200 SPH 1'000 Experimental 800 RANSE_BV 600 RANSE_PRI 400 200 0 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 t [s] Figure 17.

0 First harmonic M0 value is reported both for the real experimental case (tank with 62 mm third dimension) and for the equivalent two-dimensional configuration, for which moment per unit length is given. Rolling motion during experiments was a pure sinusoidal motion apart at the very beginning of the experiment to avoid infinite accelerations. Finally, a proper uncertainty analysis has not been conducted yet since it is hard to find a consistent approach to it in this case. This is due to the strong chaotic character of the pressure peaks, as discussed in Delorme et al.

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