International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering (IJOPE)

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Vol. 12, No. 2, June 2002

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Table of Contents

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A Comparative Study on Geotechnical Characteristics of Marine Soil Deposits Worldwide ..... 81
Hiroyuki Tanaka �@
A Theoretical Study of the Vertical Uplift Capacity of Suction Caissons ..... 89
W. Deng and J. P. Carter �@
Wave-Induced Local Steady Forces on a Column-Supported Very Large Floating Structure ..... 98
Masashi Kashiwagi �@
Markov Theory for Groups of Very High Waves ..... 105
T. H. Dawson �@
Wave Duration/Persistence Statistics, Recording Interval and Fractal Dimension ..... 109
Alastair D. Jenkins �@
A Floating Pontoon Breakwater with a Wave-Wall ..... 114
N. Williams and W. G. McDougal �@
Variations in Air-ice Drag Coefficient Due to Ice Surface Roughness ..... 121
S. Prinsenberg and I. K. Peterson �@

New Simplified Model for Collapse Analysis of Stiffened Plates and Its Application to Offshore Structures

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Patrick Kaeding and Masahiko Fujikubo �@
Hot-Spot Stress Design Curves for Fatigue Assessment of Welded Structures ..... 134
S. J. Maddox �@
Impulse Turbine for Wave Power Conversion with Air Flow Rectification System ..... 142
M. Takao, T. Setoguchi, K. Kaneko, T. H. Kim, H. Maeda and M. Inoue �@
Optimum Control of Oscillation of Wave-energy Converters ..... 147
Johannes Falnes �@
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