Copyright © 1996 by International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers,

Golden, Colorado, USA. All Rights Reserved.

**VOLUME III **, **1996**** **(ISBN 1-880653-25-7)

CONTENT

PLENARY
PRESENTATION |
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The Evolution and Structure of
Energetic Wind Waves |
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M.P. Tulin, Y. Yao and A.K.
Magnusson |
..... | 1 |

NUMERICAL AND
NONLINEAR WAVES |
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Nonlinear Phenomena in the
Motions of Unrestrained Bodies in a Numerical Wave Tank |
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Giorgio Contento |
..... | 18 |

Fully Nonlinear Diffraction Due
to a Vertical Circular Cylinder in a 3-D HOBEM Numerical Wave Tank |
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S.Y. Boo and C.H. Kim |
..... | 23 |

Active Absorption in a
Numerical Wave Tank |
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Jesper Skourup |
..... | 31 |

Analytic-FEM Modelling of
Flexible Wavemaker Problems |
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J. Lee and S. Huang |
..... | 39 |

A Note on Preconditioned GMRES
Solver |
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J. Zou and C.H. Kim |
..... | 44 |

Far Field Condition for
Nonlinear Scattered Waves |
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S. Chen and S.D. Sharma |
..... | 50 |

Deterministic Decomposition of
Irregular Short-Crested Surface Gravity Waves |
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Igor Prislin, Jun Zhang and
Peter Johnson |
..... | 57 |

Theoretical Analysis of
Directional Waves in a Laboratory Basin |
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A.N. Williams and W.W. Crull |
..... | 65 |

Laboratory Study of
Wave-Current Interaction |
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Michael J. Briggs and Zeki
Demirbilek |
..... | 73 |

A Boussinesq Model for a
Wave-Current Interaction System |
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X. Ren and K.-H. Wang |
..... | 81 |

Refraction-Diffraction Model
for Irregular Wave and Multidirectional Spectrum with Current |
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Yu-Cheng Li and Yong-Gang Zhang |
..... | 87 |

The Interaction of Nonlinear
Water Wave and Porous Bed |
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T.W. Chen, L.H. Huang and C.H.
Song |
..... | 90 |

WAVE STATISTICS |
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World-Wide Characteristics of
Hs and Tz for Long-Term Load Responses of Ships and Offshore Structures |
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Elzbieta Bitner-Gregersen,
Denis Bonicel, Hafedh Hajji, Michel Olagnon and Guy Parmentier |
..... | 95 |

Statistical Properties of
Simulated Random Waves |
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John Z. Yim and S.-S. Shiao |
..... | 103 |

Wave Height Distribution Around
a Large Cylinder in Waves and Current |
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S.S. Hsiao, M.C. Lin and John
Z. Yim |
..... | 108 |

Quick Assessment of Metocean
Parameters: CLIOSat, a Product Using Satellite Data |
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S. Loeul, H. Hajji, D. Bonicel,
P. Charriez and P. Lasnier |
..... | 115 |

MEASUREMENTS
AND INTERNAL WAVES |
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Exact Numerical Solutions to Large
Amplitude Internal Solitary Waves |
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W.A.B. Evans |
..... | 124 |

Linear and Non-Linear Internal
Tides Around the European Atlantic Shelf Edge |
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T.J. Sherwin, A.C. Dale, M.E.
Inall and D.R.G. Jeans |
..... | 131 |

An Underwatervideomicroscope to
Determine the Size and Shape of Suspended Particles by Means of Digital Image Processing |
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V. Baier and W. Bechteler |
..... | 138 |

Experimental Study of Flow
Fields Around Cylinder Arrays Using PIV |
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S.H. Kwon, J. Park, D.D. Ha and
Y.H. Lee |
..... | 145 |

A Numerical Model for
Fluid-Particle Flows |
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F. Lalli and A. Di Mascio |
..... | 151 |

BREAKING WAVES |
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Nonlinear Wave Groups |
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Ming-Yang Su |
..... | 158 |

Numerical Analysis of Wave
Breaking Due to Submerged Structure |
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Koji Kawasaki and Koichiro
Iwata |
..... | 168 |

Nonlinear Behavior of
Two-Crossing Waves in Finite Water Depth |
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Takashi Tomita, Yoon-Koo Kang,
Katsuhiko Kurata and Koichiro Iwata |
..... | 176 |

HYDRODYNAMIC
FORCES |
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Breaking Wave Impact Loads on
Vertical Faces |
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N.W.H. Allsop, D. Vicinanza, M.
Calabrese and L. Centurioni |
..... | 185 |

Wave Slamming on Offshore
Structure |
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Yongxue Wang |
..... | 192 |

Wave Forces on Vertical
Circular Cylinder Under Two-Crossing Wave Field |
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Yoon-Koo Kang, Takashi Tomita,
Katsuhiko Kurata and Koichiro Iwata |
..... | 197 |

Hydrodynamic Forces on Vertical
Cylinders in Directional Seas: Third Order of Approximation |
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L. Rebaudengo Landò, G.
Scarci, R. Bracco and R. Gentile |
..... | 205 |

A Model for Weak Impacting
Force on Vertical Truncated Cylinder Due to Steep Asymmetric Wave |
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C.H. Kim, Y. Xu, J. Zou and
Y.S. Won |
..... | 215 |

A Complete Three-Dimensional
Nonlinear Hydrodynamic Analysis of a Vertical and Flexible Offshore Cylinder During
Earthquakes |
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Bang-Fuh Chen |
..... | 221 |

An Experimental and Numerical
Investigation of Wave Loads on Floating Bridges, Including Non-Linear and Wind Effects |
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Samuel Welch, Yitao Yao,
Marshall Tulin and Sridhar Jagannathan |
..... | 228 |

Vortex Method Applied to Force
Calculation on Cylinder Array |
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S.B.C. Martins and S.H. Sphaier |
..... | 237 |

Added Mass and Damping of
Circular Moonpools |
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D.P.K. Fung |
..... | 247 |

Convergence of Numerical
Estimates of Hydrodynamic Coefficients |
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Michael Isaacson and Thomas
Mathai |
..... | 255 |

Minimum Resistance Hull Form of
Planing Craft with Controlled Trim Angle |
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T. Nagai and Y. Yoshida |
..... | 263 |

On the Irregular Frequencies
Appearing in Wave Diffraction-Radiation Solutions |
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S. Malenica and X.B. Chen |
..... | 271 |

A Study of Wave-Iceberg Load
Combination Factors |
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Ricardo Foschi and Michael
Isaacson |
..... | 278 |

Wave and Current Induced
Hydrodynamic Forces on Horizontal Circular Cylinders |
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Y. Yüksel and T. Okuyan Bostan |
..... | 286 |

Nonlinear Wave Interaction with
Cylinder Arrays |
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K.-H. Wang and X. Ren |
..... | 291 |

The Statistical Investigations
of Ocean Wave and Current Data Acting on Cesme Peninsula in the Aegean Sea (Izmir/Turkey) |
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Nihat Taspinar, Aydin Saatci
and Davut Ozdaglar |
..... | 299 |

DYNAMIC
RESPONSES |
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Application of Galerkin's
Method in Wave Response Analysis of Flexible Floating Plates |
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Chong Wu, Tomoaki Utsunomiya
and Eiichi Watanabe |
..... | 307 |

Hydrodynamic Interaction
Between a Fixed and a Floating Cylinder |
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Imam H. Kazi, Allen T. Chwang
and George T. Yates |
..... | 315 |

A Model for the Propagation of
Waves Through the MIZ from a Single Floe Solution |
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Michael H. Meylan and Colin Fox |
..... | 321 |

The Wave Response of Floating
Thin Plates of Shallow Draft by a Variational Method |
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Michael H. Meylan |
..... | 328 |

Loads and Motions for Underway
Floating Structure in Waves |
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Yanying Wang and Jie Miao |
..... | 335 |

Experimental Modal Analysis by
Harmonic Sweep Excitation on Unit Linked Floating Models |
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Ryuji Endo, Takuji Hamamoto,
Takehiko Kato, Kenji Wakui, Takuji Imai and Nobuyoshi Tosaka |
..... | 341 |

Motion Simulation of a Floating
Structure Coupled with Mooring Lines |
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Sa Y. Hong and Sup Hong |
..... | 349 |

Motion Response of a Moored
Semi-Submersible Platform in Waves |
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Xiaohong Chen and Xianglu Huang |
..... | 356 |

Motions of Floating Pier for
Marina in Waves |
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Katsuhiko Saito and Masayoshi
Kubo |
..... | 364 |

Motion Transfer Functions for a
Slack-Moored Wave-Following Buoy |
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Chung-Chu Teng, Brett A. Taft
and Henry T. Wang |
..... | 371 |

On the Roll Motion of a Ship
with Partially Filled Unbaffled and Baffled Tanks: Numerical and Experimental
Investigation |
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Alberto Francescutto, Vincenzo
Armenio and Michele La Rocca |
..... | 377 |

Genetic Algorithms in Parameter
Estimation of Nonlinear Models for Ship Motions |
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C.Y. Liaw, H.F. Cheong and Q.
Xie |
..... | 387 |

Nonlinear Effects of the Local
Steady Flow on Wave Diffraction-Radiation at Low Forward Speed |
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X.B. Chen and S. Malenica |
..... | 393 |

The Wave Drift Damping of
Moored Floating Structures in Oblique Waves |
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In K. Park and Hang S. Choi |
.......... | 401 |

A Pitching Plate as an Active
Water-Wave Controller |
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T.L. Yip and Allen T. Chwang |
..... | 408 |

HIGHER-ORDER
EFFECTS |
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Nonlinear Simulation of
Floating Body Motions in Waves |
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K. Tanizawa |
..... | 414 |

Steady Drift Forces on Multiple
Floating Bodies of Arbitrary Shape in Waves |
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Ja-Sam Goo, Chang-Ho Lee,
Hyo-Jae Jo, Sa-Young Hong and Koichiro Yoshida |
..... | 421 |

Second Order Approximate
Solution of Nonlinear Wave Diffraction Due to Multiple Cylinders |
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Takeshi Sanada, Norimi Mizutani
and Koichiro Iwata |
..... | 430 |

An Engineering Prediction
Method for Large Amplitude Motions of Ships in Waves |
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Y.Z. Liu, Y.L. Li and G.P. Miao |
..... | 438 |

Wave Drift and Viscous Damping
Forces Acting on TLPs: Some Experimental Results |
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Alwyn McLeary, Stéphane
Cornut, Atilla Incecik, Alistair Arnott and Clive A. Greated |
..... | 445 |

Second-Order Forced Waves in an
Eccentrically-Rotating Circular Cylinder |
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A.N. Williams and J.H. Vasquez |
..... | 455 |

VORTEX AND
VIBRATIONS |
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Full-Scale Field Measurements
of Wave Kinematics and Vortex Shedding Induced Vibrations in Slender Structures |
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Jens R. Thomsen, Bjarke
Pedersen, Karsten G. Nielsen and Mads B. Bryndum |
..... | 463 |

A Lift Force Model Featuring
Velocity Measurements Around a Cylinder in a Reversing Flow |
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E.F. Medeiros, R.W. Miksad and
N.T. Clemens |
..... | 471 |

Experimental Analysis of the
Wake Instabilities of an Oscillating Cylinder Near Synchronization |
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O. Rodriguez |
..... | 478 |

Transition Features of
Near-Wake Flow Behind a Circular Cylinder |
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Guo Can Ling, Allen T. Chwang
and Jia Yu Niu |
..... | 484 |

Vortex Regimes Around a Freely
Vibrating Cylinder in Oscillatory Flow |
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A. Kozakiewicz, B.M. Sumer, J.
Fredsøe and E.A. Hansen |
..... | 490 |

Flow Field Around a Circular
Cylinder in Orbital Flow at Low Keulegan-Carpenter Numbers |
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K. Otsuka, T. Morita and Y.
Ikeda |
..... | 499 |

Effect of Momentum Injection on
the Drag Reduction and Flow-Induced Instabilities of a Square Prism |
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S.R. Munshi, V.J. Modi and T.
Yokomizo |
..... | 507 |

Vibrating Cylinder in Current:
Energy Transfer and Flow Disturbance |
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Zhijie Wu |
..... | 515 |

COASTAL
HYDRODYNAMICS |
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Experimental Study on Automatic
Installation System of Offshore Breakwaters |
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H. Yoneyama, S. Shiraishi, K.
Nazato, S. Ueda and H. Takahashi |
..... | 523 |

Hydraulic Functioning of
"Fixed Water Wall" Type Breakwaters |
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C. Colmard, M. Bélorgey and L.
Aupérin |
..... | 531 |

Oblique Reflection of Cnoidal
Wave Train Against Breakwater |
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Yulin Lu and Donghua Jia |
..... | 538 |

Non-Linear Motion Due to
Interaction of Monochromatic Waves and Permeable Coastal Structures |
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Joachim Lengricht |
..... | 548 |

Topographical Change Around
Submerged Moored-Floating Structure Under Wave Action |
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Noritaka Murakami, Koichiro
Iwata and Do-Sam Kim |
..... | 554 |

Hydrodynamic Analysis of Dual
Pontoon Floating Breakwater |
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A.N. Williams and A.G. Abul-Azm |
..... | 560 |

Analysis of Unsteady Heat
Conduction in Concrete Specimens Using 3-D FEM |
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Takefumi Nakazono, Masato
Kunitake, Fumiyoshi Kondo, Hitone Inagaki, Takao Nakazawa, Tadayoshi Kikumura, Masaki
Saito and Itsuro Kakuda |
..... | 566 |

Numerical and Experimental
Research for Wave Damping Over a Submerged Porous Breakwater |
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Dahong Qiu and Lisheng Wang |
..... | 572 |

Wave Energy Dissipation Due to
the Submerged Elastic Structure |
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Su-Liek Shih and Hui-Ming Fang |
..... | 577 |

Action Plan in Salvage of
Stranded Vessels |
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Nikolaos Papanikos and Emmanuel
Samuelides |
..... | 581 |

On the Wave Breaking Efficiency
of an Array of Floating Vertical Cylinders |
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G.J. Grigoropoulos, S.A.
Mavrakos and T.A. Loukakis |
..... | 587 |

ADDITIONAL
PAPERS |
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Added Mass and Damping on an
Oscillating Surface-Piercing Column with a Horizontal Cylinder: Square Cross Sections |
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Jin S. Chung and Moo-Hyun Kim |
..... | 595 |

Analysis of Hydrodynamic
Unsteady Flow Fields Using Fast Computations of the Green's Function with Forward Speed |
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M. Ba and M. Guilbaud |
..... | 603 |