International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering (IJOPE)


Vol. 22, No. 4, December 2012


Table of Contents


Jin S. Chung Award Lecture, 2012: Modeling and Prediction of Long-Term Corrosion of Steel in Marine Environments ..... 257
Robert E. Melchers
Analysis of Plastic Characteristics of Nanocontacts Through a Volumetric Indentation Work Approach ..... 264
Yun-Hee Lee, Yongil Kim, Jong Seo Park, Seung Hoon Nahm and Ki-Bong Yoon

Models and Numerical Methods for a Suspension of Swimming Microorganisms: Review

..... 270
Takuji Ishikawa
Investigation of Flow Past Circular Cylinder Near Planar Boundary ..... 276
Bing Chen and Tsung-chow Su
Impact of Reel-Laying on Mechanical Pipeline Properties Investigated by Full- and Small-Scale Reeling Simulations ..... 282
Andreas Meissner, Marion Erdelen-Peppler and Tanja Schmidt
Analysis of Mechanical Properties and Strength Criteria of Methane Hydrate-Bearing Sediments ..... 290
Yanghui Li, Yongchen Song, Weiguo Liu, Feng Yu, Rui Wang and Xiongfei Nie
Uplift Capacity of Belled Pile in Weathered Sandstones ..... 297
Deokho Chae, Wanjei Cho and Hyung-Yoon Na
Characterization of Hydraulic Permeability and Pore-Size Distribution of Methane Hydrate-Bearing Sediment Using Proton Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Measurement ..... 306
Hideki Minagawa, Kosuke Egawa, Yasuhide Sakamoto, Takeshi Komai, Norio Tenma and Hideo Narita
3D Coupled Fluid-Sediment Interaction Numerical Model for Suspended Sediment Analysis ..... 314
Tomoaki Nakamura and Norimi Mizutani
Numerical Modelling of Undrained Capacity of Hybrid Skirted Foundation Under Combined Loading ..... 323
Britta Bienen, Christophe Gaudin, Mark J. Cassidy, Ludger Rausch and Okky A. Purwana
Theoretical Estimation of Stiffness of Stranded Cable Subjected to Constrained Bendin ..... 330
D. Gopinath, G. Shibu and G. Thanigaiyarasu