## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volume 15, Part 2American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1996 - Arctic regions |

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Longuet - Higgins ( 1983 )

Longuet - Higgins ( 1983 )

**presented**an improvement to his earlier work which produced the asymmetrical distributions observed in practice but the model was still only valid for narrow - banded processes . It did have the advantage ...Page 72

The

The

**presented**fit is of reasonable accuracy , especially , for the open sea directions . For the land sector the wave description is affected by the statistical uncertainty due to limited number of data , particularly the directions E ...Page 217

Examples of this type of approach for the case of ship structures can be found for example in Guedes Soares and Moan ( 1985 ) or in Ostergaard ( 1992 ) The approach

Examples of this type of approach for the case of ship structures can be found for example in Guedes Soares and Moan ( 1985 ) or in Ostergaard ( 1992 ) The approach

**presented**here is a different one in which the reliability formulation ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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### Contents

PROBABILISTIC MODELLING OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND RESPONSE | 1 |

A Nonlinear Model | 29 |

STRUCTURAL RELIABILITY | 95 |

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