Time-Domain Analysis of Floating Bodies with Forward Speed

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Günther F. Clauss, Katja Stutz

Institute of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, Department of Transportation and Applied Mechanics, Technical University of Berlin, Salzufer 17-19, D-10587 Berlin, Germany

J. Offshore Mech. Arct. Eng 124(2), 66-73 (Apr 11, 2002) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1462046 History: Received September 01, 2001; Revised November 01, 2001; Online April 11, 2002
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Response amplitude operators of ship motions (CASTORO OTTO): Wave heading β=150°, speed variations vs=0,1,2 m/s.
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Response amplitude operators for different wave headings at ship speed vs=2 m/s
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Velocity potential ϕ0[m2/s] of a transient wave 1
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Deterministic 3-wave-sequence embedded in random sea 12
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Wave elevation and associated time simulations of heave, roll, and pitch motions (non-dimensionalized) for three speeds (vs=0 m/s, 1m/s and 2m/s) at a wave heading β=150°
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Heave, roll, and pitch motions in wave trains at two different instants (converging stage and at the concentration point) for wave headings β=120° and β=150°, respectively




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