International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering (IJOPE)


Vol. 17, No. 2 June 2007


Table of Contents


Vertical Response of Offshore Structures to Nonlinear Waves—A Review

..... 81
C. H. Kim
Numerical Study of Confined Water Effects on Self-propelled Submarine in Steady Manoeuvres ..... 89

Riccardo Broglia, Andrea Di Mascio and Roberto Muscari

Numerical Investigation of Seabed Response Under Waves with Free-surface Water Flow ..... 97

Xiaofeng Liu and Marcelo H. García

Effects of Grid Resolution on the Simulation of Internal Tides ..... 105

Steven M. Jachec, Oliver B. Fringer, Robert L. Street and Margot G. Gerritsen

Investigations on Wave Reflection Characteristics due to Composite Breakwater ..... 112
Sung-Shan Hsiao, Hui-Ming Fang, Jimmy Chang and Jiang-Ren Chang

Wave-jet Nonlinear Interaction: Mathematical Model Development and Experimental Results

..... 119

Roberto Greco, Diego Vicinanza and Michele Di Natale

Computation of Forward-speed Wave-body Interactions in Frequency Domain ..... 125

Wei Qiu and Hongxuan (Heather) Peng

Prediction for Motion of Tracked Vehicle Traveling on Soft Soil Using Kriging Metamodel ..... 132

Tae Hee Lee, Jae Jun Jung, Sup Hong, Hyung Woo Kim, and Jong-Su Choi

An Improved Inherent Strain Analysis for Plate Bending by Line Heating Considering Phase Transformation of Steel ..... 139
Yun Sok Ha and Chang Doo Jang
Effects of Phase Transformations on Residual Stresses in Welding of Stainless Steels ..... 145
Odd M. Akselsen, Ragnhild Aune, Vigdis Olden and Gisle Rørvik

Drained Triaxial Behavior of SCP-reinforced Composite Ground with Low Area Replacement Ratio

..... 152
Soo Sam Kim, Sang Jae Han, Seung Yong Jung and Hyun Young Shin