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Dynamic Structural Integrity Assessment for Offshore Structures

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W. Zhao, F. M. Burdekin

Center for Civil and Construction Engineering, UMIST, Manchester, UK

J. Offshore Mech. Arct. Eng 126(4), 358-363 (Mar 07, 2005) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1710872 History: Received October 03, 2002; Revised August 03, 2003; Online March 07, 2005
Copyright © 2004 by ASME
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(a) Locations of members and joint. (b) CTOD response for cracked plate at different frequencies
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Flexural DAF for CTOD in individual tube members
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Locations of members and joint
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CTOD dynamic fracture response of first sub-model under gridded wave
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CTOD dynamic fracture response under gridded wave

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