Copyright © 1997 by International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers,

Golden, Colorado, USA. All Rights Reserved.

**VOLUME III **, **1997**** **(ISBN 1-880653-31-1)

CONTENT

PLENARY PRESENTATIONS |
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On the Contribution of Swell to Sea Surface Phenomena |
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Hisashi Mitsuyasu |
..... | 1 |

On the Dynamics and Control of Fluid-Structure Interaction
Instabilities |
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V.J. Modi, M.L. Seto and S.R. Munshi | ..... | 8 |

AIRGAP AND METOCEAN |
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Wave-in-Deck Forces |
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Timothy D. Finnigan and Chuck Petrauskas |
..... | 19 |

Assessment of Mean Water Levels and Tides from Satellite
Data |
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C. Le Provost, F. Rabilloud and M. Olagnon |
..... | 25 |

Contribution of Satellite Data to Storm-Surge Climatology |
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Hafedh Hajji and Michel Olagnon |
..... | 32 |

SUCCESS: A Joint Project to Use Novel Techniques to Teach
Future Engineers About Satellite Metocean Data Sources |
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Michel Olagnon and Georg Lindgren |
..... | 38 |

Satellite Measurements and Their Application to the
Pechora Sea |
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Hafedh Hajji and Richard A. Sproson |
..... | 42 |

HYDRODYNAMICS: Waves |
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Runup on a Structure Due to Waves and Current |
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Bjarne Büchmann, Jesper Skourup and Kwok Fai
Cheung |
..... | 48 |

A Rational Approach to Free Surface Flow by Using
Higher-Order Boundary Elements |
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Hong G. Sung, Sa Y. Hong and Hang S. Choi |
..... | 56 |

Open Boundary for Horizontally 2-D Wave Analysis with
Boundary Element Method |
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Ken-ichiro Hamanaka and Yukio Sato |
..... | 63 |

A Study on Parametric Roll Motions by Fully Nonlinear
Numerical Wave Tank |
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Katsuji Tanizawa and Shigeru Naito |
..... | 69 |

Nonlinear Irregular Waves and Forces on Truncated Vertical
Cylinder in a Numerical Wave Tank |
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S.Y. Boo and C.H. Kim |
..... | 76 |

Wave Generation and Active Absorption in a Numerical Wave
Flume |
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Jesper Skourup and Hemming A. Schäffer |
..... | 85 |

Numerical Simulation of Short Wave-Wave Interaction |
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A. Clément and L. Gil |
..... | 92 |

Development of a Viscous Numerical Wave Tank and Numerical
Evaluation of Dynamic Loads on Submerged Bodies at Small KC Numbers |
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V. Armenio and M. Favretto |
..... | 98 |

Wave-Current-Body Interaction by a Time-Domain High-Order
Boundary Element Method |
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D.J. Kim and M.H. Kim |
..... | 107 |

Numerical Simulation for the Wave Resistance of a
Submerged Spheroid |
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Chung-Chyi Lee and Ming-Chung Fang |
..... | 116 |

Non-linear Internal Wave Kinematics |
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Alastair J. Martin and William J. Easson |
..... | 122 |

Nonlinear Models of Internal Tide and Internal Solitary
Wave Evolution Over a Continental Slope |
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Peter E. Holloway, Efim Pelinovsky, Tatyana Talipova and
Belinda Barnes |
..... | 130 |

Temporal Behaviour of a Mixed Layer in a Stratified Flow |
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S.A. Walker, G.A. Hamill, H.A. Barnes and H.T. Johnston |
..... | 138 |

Internal Tide Driving of Estuarine-Shelf Water Exchange |
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Tateki Fujiwara, Tetsuya Takahashi and Katsuyuki Abo |
..... | 144 |

A Flow Field Over Upwelling Producing Structure in an
Oscillatory Flow with or without Stratification |
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G. Tsujimoto, K. Michioku and H. Nishide |
..... | 149 |

Shallow Water Equilibrium Range Waves |
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R.-Q. Lin and W. Perrie |
..... | 156 |

On Some Characteristics of Breaking Waves Generated by a
Submerged Circular Cylinder |
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Beom-Soo Hyun and Yong Heon Shin |
..... | 162 |

Analysis of Near-Crest Pressure Gradient of Irregular
Water Waves as a Dynamic Criterion of Breaking |
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K. Nadaoka, O. Ono and H. Kurihara |
..... | 170 |

Shallow-Water Nonlinear Wave Instabilities and Energy
Transfer |
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Ming-Yang Su |
..... | 175 |

Experimental Studies on Energy Dissipation in Breaking
Waves |
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Jun Zhang, Eustorgio Meza Conde and Richard J. Seymour |
..... | 178 |

Generation of Second-Order Long Waves at Depth
Discontinuity |
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Hiroaki Toita and Masaru Mizuguchi |
..... | 184 |

Internal Characteristics of Breaking Waves Over Submerged
Breakwaters |
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Kiyoshi Takikawa, Fumihiko Yamada and Kensaku Matsumoto |
..... | 192 |

Breaking Waves and Offshore Design |
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William J. Easson |
..... | 200 |

Analysis of Ocean Waves by Crossing- and
Oscillation-Intensities |
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I. Rychlik and M.R. Leadbetter |
..... | 206 |

Long Waves Accompanied by the Reflection of Short-Wave
Groups |
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Wataru Kioka, Satoru Yamane, Kenji Kashihara and Shin-ichi
Aoki |
..... | 214 |

Performance of Active Wave Absorption Systems: Comparison
of Wave Gauge and Velocity Meter Based Systems |
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Tue Hald and Peter Frigaard |
..... | 221 |

Simulation of Design Storm Wave Conditions with Tailored
Wave Groups |
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Günther F. Clauss and Walter L. Kühnlein |
..... | 228 |

Upstream Soliton Generation by a Slender, Vertical Strut
and Ship: Boussinesq Equations |
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R.C. Ertekin, Z.M. Qian and J.V. Wehausen |
..... | 238 |

Three-Dimensional Characteristics of Velocity Field and
Effects of Undertow in a Surf Zone |
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Y. Watanabe and N. Mori |
..... | 247 |

Characteristics of Long-Period Waves Observed in a Port |
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Tetsuya Hiraishi |
..... | 254 |

Accuracy Estimates of Multidecade Return Period Wind
Velocity Values Over Shelf |
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Vladimir N. Kryjov |
..... | 259 |

Statistic Comparison Between Wave Height Time Histories
from Different Simulation Techniques for a Campeche Bay Sea State |
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Jorge Silva-Ballesteros and Federico Barranco-Cicilia |
..... | 265 |

A Wave Climate Study for an LNG Terminal Near Marmara
Ereglisi, Turkey |
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Adnan Akyarli and Ahmet C. Yalciner |
..... | 272 |

A Wave/Wind Climatology for the Gulf of Mexico |
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W.J. Teague, P.A. Hwang, D.W.-C. Wang, E.F. Thompson and
G.A. Jacobs |
..... | 279 |

Effects of a Submerged Dike on the Statistical Properties
of a Random Wave Field |
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Jaw-Guei Lin and John Z. Yim |
..... | 287 |

Solitons, Positons and Trains of Algebraically Decaying
Waves |
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K.W. Chow and K. Tso |
..... | 292 |

Effect of Boundary on Ship Waves |
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Sing-Kwan Lee and Allen T. Chwang |
..... | 296 |

Active Wave Control by a Pitching Porous Plate |
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T.L. Yip and Allen T. Chwang |
..... | 302 |

A Perturbation-DRBEM Model for Wave Refraction-Diffraction |
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S.S. Hsiao, J.H. Wu and Y.F. Chiu |
..... | 308 |

Nonlinear Shallow Water Waves Generated by Submerged
Moving Slender Bodies: An Experimental Study |
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Michelle H. Teng and Theodore Y. Wu |
..... | 313 |

Irregular Broken Wave Forces on Vertical Wall |
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Yu-cheng Li, Da-zhong Liu, Gui-ping Qi and Shiao-jun Su |
..... | 318 |

Viscous Effects in Wave-Body Interaction |
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M. Landrini, M. Ranucci, C.M. Casciola and G. Graziani |
..... | 327 |

Optimum Dynamic Response of a Floating Vessel Restrained
by Cables: A Parametric Analysis |
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A. Carcaterra, M. Landrini and C. Lugni |
..... | 336 |

Second-Order Approximate Solution of Nonlinear Wave
Diffraction Due to a Cylinder in Directional Sea |
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Norimi Mizutani, Takeshi Sanada, Akira Imai, Koichiro
Iwata, Masumi Watanabe and Yoon-Koo Kang |
..... | 345 |

A Nonlinear Spectral Model for Directional Random Waves in
Decreasing Depths |
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Laura Rebaudengo Landó, Renata Gentile and Giulio Scarsi |
..... | 353 |

Effects of Spectral Width on the Statistical Properties of
Simulated Random Wave Fields |
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John Z. Yim and Jaw-Guei Lin |
..... | 362 |

A Weibull-Stokes Model for the Distribution of Maximum
Wave and Crest Heights |
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Raymond Nerzic and Marc Prevosto |
..... | 367 |

The Relation Between Wave Length and Wave Period
Distributions in Random Gaussian Waves |
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Georg Lindgren, Igor Rychlik and Marc Prevosto |
..... | 378 |

Spectral Modeling of Unidirectional Nonlinear Wave
Propagation Over Arbitrary Depths |
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S. Beji and K. Nadaoka |
..... | 385 |

The Measurement of Acceleration Fields Under Waves by DPIV |
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T.P. Dewhirst, M.L. Jakobsen and C.A. Greated |
..... | 390 |

HYDRODYNAMICS: Forces |
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A Free-Surface Pressure Distribution Solution for the
Radiation and Diffraction Problems of Large-Diameter Piles |
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G.P. Miao, Y.X. You and Y.Z. Liu |
..... | 395 |

Predictions of Morison Type Forces in Irregular, High
Reynolds Number Waves |
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Geir Moe and Ove Tobias Gudmestad |
..... | 399 |

Estimation Method of Viscous Forces Acting on Floating
Offshore Structures |
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Kunihiro Hoshino, Shunji Kato and Wataru Koterayama |
..... | 407 |

Hydrodynamic Forces Acting on a Bottom Mounted Circular
Cylinder |
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Ian A.R. Neill and Jon B. Hinwood |
..... | 415 |

A Simple Procedure for the Wave Impact Forces for Circular
Structure Member in Breaking Wave Zone |
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Kyu Nam Cho and Jae Joon Yoon |
..... | 423 |

The Force Acting on a Horizontal Cylinder Passing Through
the Water Surface |
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M. Uchida, K. Hu and T. Nishijima |
..... | 427 |

Stochastic Analysis of Combined Wave and Current Loading
on a Vertical Cylinder from Large-Scale Laboratory Experiments |
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G. Najafian, R. Burrows and R.G. Tickell |
..... | 435 |

The Influence of Grouping on the Force Characteristics of
Pairs of Vertical Surface-Piercing Cylinders |
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D. Smith and N. Haritos |
..... | 443 |

Runup on Columns in Large Waves |
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A.J. Martin, W.J. Easson and T. Bruce |
..... | 449 |

Wave Runup Effects on Large Diameter Caissons in Shallow
Water |
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R. Armstrong and N. Haritos |
..... | 453 |

Wave Enhancement Due to Structure Block in
Semi-Submersibles |
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T. Bruce and W.J. Easson |
..... | 461 |

Hydrodynamic Analysis of Floating Bodies on Parallel
Computers |
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B. Padmanabhan and R.C. Ertekin |
..... | 467 |

Drag Coefficients for Mooring Line Hydrodynamic Damping |
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G.J. Lyons, D.T. Brown and H.M. Lin |
..... | 473 |

Heave Force on a Slender Submerged Body with Application
to Form Optimization of Ocean Structure |
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A.N. Simos and J.A.P. Aranha |
..... | 480 |

HYDRODYNAMICS: Responses |
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Safety of Life at Sea: Lessons Learned from the Analysis
of Casualties Involving Ferries |
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Giulio Russo Krauss and Antonio Cardo |
..... | 484 |

Survival Analysis of a Deep-Water Floating Offshore
Platform About Its Critical Axis Including Coupling |
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Ravikiran S. Kota, Jeffrey M. Falzarano and Alexander
Vakakis |
..... | 492 |

On the Roll Radius of Gyration of Ro-Ro Passenger Ships |
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A. Papanikolaou, E. Boulougouris and D. Spanos |
..... | 499 |

An Investigation on the Applicability of Simplified
Mathematical Models to the Roll-Sloshing Problem |
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Alberto Francescutto and Giorgio Contento |
..... | 507 |

Effect of Water Inside a Ship on Its Damage Stability |
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Roby Kambisseri, Tetsuya Hamano and Yoshiho Ikeda |
..... | 515 |

Characterisation of the Flooding Process of a Damaged
Ro-Ro Vessel |
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D. Vassalos and L. Letizia |
..... | 523 |

Field Experiments and Numerical Prediction on Dynamics of
a Light Floating Structure Moored in Deep Ocean |
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Wataru Koterayama, Hiroo Mizuoka, Naoyuki Takatsu and
Tetsuro Ikebuchi |
..... | 533 |

Field Observation of Ship Motions Using Multi Camera
Trackers |
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Katsuhiko Saito and Masayoshi Kubo |
..... | 541 |

Observation of Long Period Wave and Ship Motion in
Tomakomai-port |
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Tetsuya Hiraishi, Youichi Atsumi, Atsushi Kunita,
Shin-ichiro Sekiguchi and Tsutomu Kawaguchi |
..... | 546 |

Nonlinear Wave Loads on a Ship Advancing in Waves |
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Ming-Chung Fang and Cheng-Ming Liao |
..... | 552 |

Time-Domain Prediction of Ship Motions with Experimental
Verification |
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Dexiang Zhu and Mahmoud Katory |
..... | 559 |

The Effects of Binding Hinge Connections in
Multipli-Connected Pontoon Arrays |
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A. Nobakhti, G.J. Lyons and D.T. Brown |
..... | 564 |

Dynamic Responses of a Spar-Buoy Boring Derrick in Waves |
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Koji Otsuka, Yoshiho Ikeda, Mikio Fukutomi and Hiroshi Aso |
..... | 573 |

Time-Domain Simulation of a Berthing DDG-51 Ship by a
Domain Decomposition Approach |
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Hamn-Ching Chen, Miaomou Chen, D.A. Davis and Erick T.
Huang |
..... | 580 |

Effects of Slenderness and Flatness on Wave Drift Damping
of a Moored Floating Body |
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Takeshi Kinoshita, Weiguang Bao and Rong Zhu |
..... | 588 |

Motional Dynamics of Coupled Pontoons in Seaways |
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Erick T. Huang |
..... | 596 |

Interaction Between Twin Floating Power Plant Motions in
Short-Crested Waves |
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Masaaki Ikeno and Ryoichi Kajima |
..... | 602 |

A Time Domain Analysis of Moored Ship Motions in a Harbor
Considering Harbor Oscillations |
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Masayoshi Kubo and Shigeki Sakakibara |
..... | 610 |

Hydrodynamic Response of a Bottom Mounted Flexible
Membrane Structure in Gravity Waves |
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Amal C. Phadke and Kwok Fai Cheung . |
..... | 617 |

Nonlinear Dynamic Motions of Discus Buoys |
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S.C.S. Yim, K. Idris and J.W. Leonard |
..... | 625 |

Dynamic Positioning System Based on Nonlinear Programming
for Offshore Platforms |
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Ikuo Yamamoto, Masami Matsuura, Youichi Yamaguchi,
Katsunori Shimazaki and Akio Tanabe |
..... | 632 |

Control System Design and Model Experiments on Thruster
Assisted Mooring System |
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Masahiko Nakamura, Hiroyuki Kajiwara, Wataru Koterayama
and Tadahiro Hyakudome |
..... | 641 |

Estimation of Dynamic Towline Tension During Towing by the
Probabilistic Method |
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Shoichi Hara |
..... | 649 |

Noise-Induced Transitions in Moored Ocean Structural
Responses |
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H. Lin and S.C.S. Yim |
..... | 659 |

Development of a Model Scale Dynamic Positioning System |
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Sa Y. Hong, Hyun J. Kim and C.M. Lee |
..... | 664 |

Three-Dimensional Wave-Body Interactions in a Viscous
Fluid: Heave Oscillation of a Submerged Vertical Cylinder |
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P. Ananthakrishnan |
..... | 672 |

VORTEX AND FLOW-INDUCED VIBRATIONS |
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Vortex-Induced Vibration Tests of a Flexible Smooth
Cylinder at Supercritical Reynolds Numbers |
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D.W. Allen and D.L. Henning |
..... | 680 |

Study on Vortex Shedding Modes from an Impulsively Started
Rotating and Translating Circular Cylinder |
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Xuequan E and Caimao Luo |
..... | 686 |

Experimental Analysis of the Wake Instabilities of an
Oscillating Cylinder Near Synchronization: Influence of the Amplitude Parameter |
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O. Rodriguez |
..... | 694 |

Numerical Prediction of the Response of a Vortex-Excited
Cylinder at Low Reynolds Numbers |
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Trond Stokka Meling and Joar Dalheim |
..... | 702 |

Experimental Nearfield Flow Maps of a Cylinder in a
Reversing Flow |
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E.F. Medeiros, M.P. Brandão and R.W. Miksad |
..... | 710 |

A Numerical Procedure for Predicting Transverse Forces on
a Body Submitted to Lock-In Motion |
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Joar Dalheim |
..... | 718 |

Control of Fluid-Structure Interaction Instabilities Using
Circular Cylindrical Nutation Dampers |
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M.L. Seto and V.J. Modi |
..... | 726 |

COASTAL HYDRODYNAMICS |
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Wave Forces on Vertical Breakwaters by Wave Overtopping |
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Ching-Piao Tsai and Po-Hung Yeh |
..... | 735 |

Coastal Dynamic Characteristics of Breaker-Induced
Vortices in the Surf Zone |
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Daping Zhang and Shigenobu Tanaka |
..... | 740 |

Experimental Study on Anchor Wire Type Automatic
Installation System of Offshore Breakwaters |
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H. Yoneyama, S. Shiraishi, K. Nazato and H. Takahashi |
..... | 745 |

A Simple Device to Increase the Safety of Vertical
Breakwaters |
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P. De Girolamo, A. Noli, A. Togna and M. Pittori |
..... | 753 |

A Parametric Study on the Dynamic Response of Vertical
Breakwaters Under Impulsive Wave Loads |
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E. Benassai, M. Calabrese and F. Silvestri |
..... | 759 |

Wave Transmission Past Slotted Barriers |
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Michael Isaacson, Sundarlingam Premasiri and Gang
Yang |
..... | 766 |

Hydrothermodynamic Model of the Ob and Tas Rivers Estuary |
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B.V. Arkhipov, V.V. Solbakov and A.S. Tsvetsinsky |
..... | 772 |

A Study of Anti-Collision Facilities of Quay Wall: A
Two-Leg Fender |
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Su-Liek Shih, Hui-Ming Fang and Te-Hsung Hsu |
..... | 778 |

Stability Assessment of Rubble Mound Breakwater and Armor
Layer |
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Hajime Mase and Tomotsuka Takayama |
..... | 782 |

Oblique Wave Reflection from a Breakwater |
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Zhao-Chen Sun |
..... | 786 |

Nonlinear Wave Field Induced by Offshore Shoals and
Vertical Structures |
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Eric C. Cruz and Toshio Aono |
..... | 791 |

Resonance Phenomenon Developed by Breakwater or Breakwater
Fixed on Piles |
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C. Colmard, M. Bélorgey and P. Roger |
..... | 798 |

Flow Due to a Moving Pressure Distribution on Free Surface
with Finite-Depth Bottom |
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Noriaki Okita and Iskender Sahin |
..... | 804 |

Time Domain Analysis of Ship-Generated Waves in Harbour
Using a Fast Hierarchical Method |
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Ding Li and Allen T. Chwang |
..... | 811 |

Numerical Simulation of Wave Run-Up and Breaking on a
Sloping Beach* |
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Decheng Wan, Guoping Miao and Shiqiang Dai |
..... | 817 |

Numerical Analysis of Dynamic Interaction Between
Non-Linear Waves and Permeable Toe Over Sand Seabed in Front of a Seawall |
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Ayman M. Mostafa and Norimi Mizutani |
..... | 823 |

Distorted Flow Field and Induced Sand Drift Around
Flexible, Artificial Seaweed |
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Makoto Ifuku, Norihiko Sakata and Hidero Hayashi |
..... | 831 |

Modeling Horizontally Two Dimensional Wave-Current
Coexistence Field Over Uneven Topography |
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Md. Hasanat Zaman and Hiroyoshi Togashi |
..... | 838 |

A Numerical Method for Solving Second Order Diffraction
Problem by Using Green's Identity Formula |
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Keisuke Murakami, A. Yoshida and I. Irie |
..... | 846 |

Small-Scale Beach Contour Modelling Behind a Submerged
Plate |
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J. Lengricht, A. Schlenkhoff amd C. Fischer |
..... | 854 |

Failure Mode Response Functions in Reliability-Based
Design of Rubble-Mound Breakwaters |
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Aysen Ergin and Can Elmar Balas |
..... | 861 |

Wave Blocking Efficiency of Flexible Membrane Breakwaters
in Oblique Seas |
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S.T. Kee, I.H. Cho and M.H. Kim |
..... | 869 |

Formation of River-Mouth Bar by Waves and Wave-Induced
Current |
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Ichiro Deguchi and Su Kyeong Chun |
..... | 877 |

Beach Response to Sea-Level Rise Around the Sea of Japan
(East Sea) |
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Chang Bae Son, Hideaki Noda, Yuhei Matsubara and
Masamitsu Kuroiwa |
..... | 885 |

Effects of a Submerged Structure on the Tidal Current |
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S.Y. Boo and K. Hong |
..... | 891 |

A Numerical Simulation of Vertical Convection Flow Induced
by V-Shaped Plate |
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Chan-Kyu Yang, Keyyong Hong and Hark-Sun Choi |
..... | 899 |

Wave Interactions with an Infinite Array of 3-D Bodies |
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Takayuki Nakamura |
..... | 906 |

In Situ Detection of the Settling Velocity of Suspended
Particles by Means of Underwater Videomicroscope |
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Verena Baier and W. Bechteler |
..... | 913 |

Measurement of Sand Beach Profiles in the Large Wave Flume |
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W. Dursthoff, O. Berend, R. Schmidt-Koppenhagen and
W. Dursthoff |
..... | 917 |

Development of a Laser-Doppler-System for Measuring the
Velocity Field Around a Cylinder Placed Close to the Bottom of a Wave Channel |
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W. Dursthoff and D. Mouazé |
..... | 924 |

Water Particle Velocity Field and Embedment of Artificial
Fish Reef Under Wave Action |
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June-Q Kim, Koichiro Iwata, Norimi Mizutani,
Atsushi Suzuki amd Teofilo Monge Ruffin, Jr |
..... | 929 |

Nonlinear Wave Effects on Wave Measurements at Different
Depths |
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Igor Prislin and Jun Zhang |
..... | 937 |

Experimental Study on the Estimation Methods of Wave
Orbital Velocity |
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Leonardo Damiani and Michele Mossa |
..... | 942 |

Numerical Model for Solving Boussinesq-Type Equations:
Comparisons and Validation |
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Zhili Zou and Benhe Xui |
..... | 950 |

ADDITIONAL PAPERS |
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Simulation of Transient Bichromatic Second-Order Stokes
Waves in a Two-Dimensional Wavetank |
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S. Zhang and A.N. Williams |
..... | 955 |

Vortex-Excited Vibration of a Vertical Circular Cylinder
in Waves |
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Kenjirou Hayashi and John R. Chaplin |
..... | 963 |