Investigation of Shallow Water Kinematics and Local Loading Effects on Reliability of Minimum Structures

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Suhartodjo Tuty

Centre for Oil and Gas Engineering, University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009, Australiae-mail: joetuty@cyllene.uwa.edu.au

Mark J. Cassidy

Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems, University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009, Australiae-mail: mcassidy@civil.uwa.edu.au

Beverley F. Ronalds

Centre for Oil & Gas Engineering, University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia e-mail: beverley.ronalds@uwa.edu.au

J. Offshore Mech. Arct. Eng 124(1), 41-47 (Aug 11, 2001) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1423910 History: Received July 20, 2000; Revised August 11, 2001
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
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Regions of applicability of current accepted regular wave theories 7 (intersection of dashed lines represents the water depth and wave conditions analyzed)  
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Relationship between mudline bending moment and wave height  
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Horizontal velocity distributions  
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Bending moment distributions
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Shear force distributions
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α distributions for bending moment
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α distributions for shear force



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