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ST.EX.OM — A Statistical Package for the Prediction of Extreme Values

  • J. Labeyrie
Conference paper

Abstract

The estimation of extreme statistics of the environment (wind, waves, current) and structure behaviour parameters is a preliminary step which is proving crucial in a modern approach of structural safety and reliability. For example, design criteria for offshore structures are based on occurence probabilities of extreme loads.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Labeyrie
    • 1
  1. 1.IFREMER - Institut Français de Recherche pour l’Exploitation de la MerBrestFrance

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