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Wave Period Distribution in Mixed Sea-States

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Germán Rodrı́guez

Department of Physics, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas 35017, Spaine-mail: german@cicei.ulpgc.es

C. Guedes Soares

Unit of Marine Technology and Engineering Tech. University of Lisbon, Instituto Superior Técnico, 1049-001 Lisboa, Portugale-mail: guedess@alfa.ist.utl.pt

Mercedes Pacheco

Department of Physics, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas 35017, Spaine-mail: mercedes@cicei.ulpgc.es

J. Offshore Mech. Arct. Eng 126(1), 105-112 (Mar 02, 2004) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1643387 History: Received October 01, 2001; Revised March 01, 2002; Online March 02, 2004
Copyright © 2004 by ASME
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Empirical distributions of wave periods in the simulated records of swell-dominated (a), wind-dominated (b), and sea-states with comparable energy (c). (• • • small ID; ▪ ▪ ▪ intermediate ID; ▴ ▴ ▴ large ID)
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Empirical distributions of wave periods in the simulated records of sea-states with small (I), medium (II), and large (III) intermodal distance. (• • • swell-dominated; ▪ ▪ ▪ wind dominated; ▴ ▴ ▴ energy equivalent)
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Spectra and probability distribution for swell-dominated sea-states (solid circles) and probabilities predicted by the CAE76. (Eq. 8) (open circles) and LH83 (Eq. 10) (open squares) models
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Spectra and probability distribution for wind-sea-dominated sea-states (solid circles) and probabilities predicted by the CAE76. (Eq. 8) (open circles) and LH83 (Eq. 10) (open squares) models
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Spectra and probability distribution for sea-swell energy equivalent sea-states (solid circles) and probabilities predicted by the CAE76 (Eq. 8) (open circles) and LH83 (Eq. 10) (open squares) models
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Probability distribution of normalized periods (solid dots) and MS99 model (solid line) for each kind of sea-state

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