Performance Shaping Factors in Reliability Analysis of Design of Offshore Structures

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R. G. Bea

Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, 215 McLaughlin Hall, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720-1712e-mail: bea@ce.berkeley.edu

J. Offshore Mech. Arct. Eng 122(3), 163-172 (Mar 03, 2000) (10 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1287507 History: Received August 11, 1999; Revised March 03, 2000
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