International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering (IJOPE)


Vol. 7, No. 4, December 1997


Table of Contents


On the Contribution of Swell to Sea Surface Phenomena

..... 241
Hisashi Mitsuyasu
On the Adhesion of Oil to Ice ..... 246
Seppo Liukkonen, Jorma Rytkönen, Alexander Alhimenko and Elena Kniazeva
Field Experiments and Numerical Prediction on Dynamics of a Light Floating Structure Moored in Deep Ocean ..... 254
Wataru Koterayama, Hiroo Mizuoka, Naoyuki Takatsu and Tetsuro Ikebuchi

Effect of Disturbance Length on Resonantly Forced Nonlinear Shallow Water Waves

..... 262
Michelle H. Teng and Theodore Y. Wu
A Numerical Procedure for Predicting Transverse Forces on a Body Submitted to Lock-In Motion ..... 269
Joar Dalheim
Numerical Simulation of Transient Flows Induced by a Berthing Ship ..... 277
Hamn-Ching Chen, Miaomou Chen and D.A. Davis

Buckling/Plastic Collapse Behaviour and Strength of Stiffened Plates Under Thrust

..... 285
Tetsuya Yao, Masahiko Fujikubo and Daisuke Yanagihara
Analytical Approximation for the Dynamic Bending Moment at the Touchdown Point of a Catenary Riser ..... 293
J.A.P. Aranha, C.A. Martins and C.P. Pesce
Application of Higher Order Transfer Functions in Modeling Nonlinear Dynamic Behavior of Offshore Structures ..... 301
I. Paik and J.M. Roesset

Air Turbine with Self-Pitch-Controlled Blades for Wave Energy Conversion

..... 308
M. Takao, T. Setoguchi, K. Kaneko and M. Inoue
Static Sling Tensions in Heavy Lifts with Doubled Sling Arrangement ..... 313
Y.S. Choo, F. Ju and K.H. Lee