International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering (IJOPE)


Vol. 3, No. 1, March 1993


Table of Contents


Evolution of Long Nonlinear Gravity Waves on Shelves ..... 1
Yu.A. Egorov

Diffraction Force on a Spherical Structure and Wave Diffraction

..... 7
Norimi Mizutani and Koichiro Iwata
Viscous Forces Acting on a Semisubmersible Oscillating with Low Frequency in Regular Waves ..... 17
K. Otsuka, T. Kiku and Y. Ikeda
Heave-Excited Rolling Motion of a Rectangular Vessel in Head Seas ..... 26
C.Y. Liaw, S.R. Bishop and J.M.T. Thompson

A Stochastic Roll Response Analysis of Ships in Irregular Waves

..... 32
S.H. Kwon, D.W. Kim and R.C. McGregor
Wave Forces on a Test Pipe Exposed in an Ocean Trench ..... 35
Robert A. Grace
Ultimate Behavior of Multiplanar Double K-Joints of Circular Hollow Section Members ..... 43
J.C. Paul, T. Ueno, Y. Makino and Y. Kurobane
Dynamics of Ice Cover Interacting with Ocean and Atmosphere ..... 51
D.E. Kheisin
The France-Canada Joint Study of Deformation of an Experimental Pipe Line by Differential Frost Heave ..... 56
P.J. Williams, D.W. Riseborough and M.W. Smith
Snowdrift Around Antarctic Buildings - Effects of Corner Geometry and Wind Incidence ..... 61
K.C.S. Kwok, D.J. Smedley and D.H. Kim

Model-Test Optimization of an OWC Wave Power Plant

..... 66
A.J.N.A. Sarmento
Impulse Turbine with Self-Pitch-Controlled Guide Vanes for Wave Power Conversion ..... 73
T. Setoguchi, K. Kaneko, H. Maeda, T.W. Kim and M. Inoue