## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volume 9American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1990 - Arctic regions |

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The approach rests upon ( 1 ) the use of higher order spectral techniques to determine “ Volterra ”

The approach rests upon ( 1 ) the use of higher order spectral techniques to determine “ Volterra ”

**linear**and quadratic transfer functions which relate wave - amplitude excitation and TLP surge , and ( 2 ) the availability of a ...Page 160

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**linear**and second order wave exciting forces are then obtained from the spectrally decomposed surge responses using the TLP**linear**transfer function model . Finally , details of the**linear**and quadratic transfer functions and ...Page 217

The effects of non - linearities in wave excitation forces and in stiffness terms are also illustrated in Table 1. Table 2 shows that non -

The effects of non - linearities in wave excitation forces and in stiffness terms are also illustrated in Table 1. Table 2 shows that non -

**linear**wave force and non -**linear**stiffness terms equally affect the response values .### What people are saying - Write a review

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### Contents

OCEAN WAVES | 1 |

VOLUME OFFSHORE TECHNOLOGY PART | 12 |

Simulation of Hurricane Seas in a Multidirectional Wave Basin | 17 |

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