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Application of Nonlinear Stochastic Mechanics in Offshore Engineering

  • Peter Bjerager
  • Ivar Langen
  • Steven R. Winterstein
  • Tom Marthinsen
  • Daniel Karunakaran
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Part of the IUTAM Symposia book series (IUTAM)

Abstract

Nonlinear stochastic mechanics are widely used in the field of offshore engineering. In this paper we survey four applications: nonlinear collapse and fatigue analysis of jacket structures, dynamic analysis of jack-up structures, springing and slow-drift response of a tension leg platform, and hysteretic foundation behavior of a concrete gravity platform.

Keywords

Significant Wave Height Offshore Structure Extreme Response Inspection Planning Collapse Analysis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Bjerager
    • 1
  • Ivar Langen
    • 2
  • Steven R. Winterstein
    • 3
  • Tom Marthinsen
    • 4
  • Daniel Karunakaran
    • 5
  1. 1.Veritas Sesam Systems A.SHøvikNorway
  2. 2.StatoilStavangerNorway
  3. 3.Department of Civil EngineeringStanford UniversityStanfordUSA
  4. 4.Saga Petroleum a.s.SandvikaNorway
  5. 5.SINTEFTrondheimNorway

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