Copyright © 2000 by International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers,

Cupertino, California, USA. All Rights Reserved.

**VOLUME III **, **2000**** **(ISBN
1-880653-49–4)

CONTENT

Foreword | ..... | iii |

Acknowledgement | ..... | iv |

ISOPE-2000 Technical Program Committee | ..... | iv |

Partial List of Reviewers | ..... | vi |

Announcements and Publication Order Information | ..... | viii |

List of Topics in Each Volume | ..... | xiii |

METOCEAN AND
INTERNAL WAVES |
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METOCEAN | ||

Nonlinear Extreme Wave
Evolution in Random Wave Groups |
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Carl Trygve Stansberg |
..... | 1 |

Maxiumum Wave Height
Distributions of Nonlinear Narrow Banded Random Waves |
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Nobuhito Mori and Takashi
Yasuda |
..... | 9 |

Use of the Hilbert Transform
for Random Ocean Wave Statistics |
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Kang Hung Yang, Laurence Z.H.
Chuang and C.C. Kao |
..... | 14 |

Markov Theory for Runs of High
Waves |
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Thomas H. Dawson |
..... | 20 |

An Experimental Study of the
Surface Elevation Probability Distribution |
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Dejun Dai, Zhong Wang and Wei
Wang |
..... | 25 |

Simulation of Extreme Waves in
a Background Random Sea |
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David L. Kriebel and Maria V.
Alsina |
..... | 31 |

A Study of the Statistics of
Wave Groups |
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John Z. Yim, Chung-Ren Chou and
Jaw-Guei Lin |
..... | 38 |

Time-Frequency Analysis of
Dispersive Wave Phenomena |
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YongJune Shin, Andy Chao and
Edward J. Powers |
..... | 42 |

A Simple Formula for Nonlinear
Wave-Wave Interaction |
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Alastair D. Jenkins and O.M.
Phillips |
..... | 50 |

Spatial Evolution of Laboratory
Generated Freak Waves in Deep Water Depth |
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Torsten Schlurmann, Joachim
Lengricht and Kai-Uwe Graw |
..... | 54 |

Large-Eddy Simulations for a
Free-Surface Turbulent Flow Past Vertical Cylinders |
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Tong Chen, Allen T. Chwang and
Daohua Zhang |
..... | 60 |

A 3-D Composite Model for
Numerical Simulation of Nonlinear Waves |
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Peng Qi, Zhili Zou, Yongxue
Wang and Dahong Qiu |
..... | 68 |

On the Characteristics of Storm
Waves |
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Brian Linfoot, Paul Stansell
and Julian Wolfram |
..... | 74 |

Some Observed Characteristics
of Sea States with Extreme Waves |
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M. Olagnon and S. van Iseghem |
..... | 84 |

Bivariate Simulation of
Non-Stationary and Non-Gaussian Observed Processes: Application to Sea State Parameters |
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Valérie Monbet and Marc
Prevosto |
..... | 91 |

Generation of Strongly
Asymmetric Wave in Random Seaway |
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J. Zou and C.H.
Kim |
..... | 95 |

A Unified Approach to Extreme
Value Analysis of Ocean Waves |
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Harald E. Krogstad and Stephen
F. Barstow |
..... | 103 |

Statistical Properties of Freak
Waves Observed in the Sea of Japan |
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Nobuhito Mori, Takashi
Yasuda and Shin-ichi Nakayama |
..... | 109 |

Statistical Analysis and
Inference from the In-Situ Data of the Sea of Japan with Reference to Abnormal and/or
Freak Waves |
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H. Tomita and T. Kawamura |
..... | 116 |

Freak Waves: Rare Realizations
of a Typical Population or Typical Realizations of a Rare Population? |
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Sverre Haver and Odd Jan
Andersen |
..... | 123 |

The Rayo Network:
Implementation and First Results |
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E. Ávarez Fanjul, M. Alfonso
and I. Rodriguez |
..... | 131 |

Statistical Extreme Wave
Analysis of the Italian Sea Wave Measurement Network Data in the Period 1989-1999 |
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Stefano Corsini, Franco
Guiducci and Roberto Inghilesi |
..... | 137 |

Baydaratskaya Bay Coastal
Climate Conditions in Recent Years |
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Yuriy A. Goryainov and Vladimir
N. Kryjov |
..... | 144 |

Meteomarine Forecast, Ballast
Water and Sail Navigation: A Case Study |
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A. Pezzoli, G. Pezzoli and M.
Franza |
..... | 149 |

Modelling of Wind and Wave
Joint Occurrence Probability and Persistence Duration from Satellite Observation Data |
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R. Nerzic and M.
Prevosto |
..... | 154 |

REMOTE SENSING | ||

Nonlinear Internal Waves in a
Two-Liquids System |
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M. La Rocca, G. Sciortino and
P. Mele |
..... | 159 |

Satellite Studies of Ocean
Fronts and Eddies for Deepwater Development in the Norwegian Sea |
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S. Sandven, J.A. Johannessen,
K. Kloster, T. Hamre and Hans J. Sætre |
..... | 166 |

Nonlinear Internal Tides in the
Yellow Sea |
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Tao Wang, Tian-Fu Gao,
De-Jun Jiang and Yun-Peng Zhang |
..... | 171 |

HYDRODYNAMICS |
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NUMERICAL WAVE TANK | ||

Report of the 2nd Workshop of
ISOPE Numerical Wave Tank Group: Benchmark Test Cases of Radiation Problem, (Brest, May
1999) |
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Katsuji Tanizawa and A.H.
Clément |
..... | 175 |

Absorption of Outgoing Waves in
a Numerical Wave Tank Using a Self-Adaptive Boundary Condition |
||

G. Duclos, A.H. Clément and G.
Chatry |
..... | 185 |

Calculations of Nonlinear Free
Surface Flows Around Submerged and Floating Sea Caches |
||

Hamn-Ching Chen, Tuanjie Liu
and Erick T. Huang |
..... | 193 |

A Numerical Model for 3-D
Floating Body Motion in Nonlinear Waves Using the BEM |
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M. Ikeno |
..... | 201 |

An Efficient Finite Difference
Scheme for Improved Boussinesq Equations |
||

J.M. Zhan and Y.S. Li |
..... | 209 |

Nonlinear Wave Forces on a
Stationary Vertical Cylinder by HOBEM-NWT |
||

Sa Y. Hong and M.H. Kim |
..... | 214 |

Modeling of Overturning Waves
over Arbitrary Bottom in a 3D Numerical Wave Tank |
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Stéphan T. Grilli, Philippe
Guyenne and Frédéric Dias |
..... | 221 |

Optimization of Transient
Design Waves in Random Sea |
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Günther F. Clauss and Ulrich
Steinhagen |
..... | 229 |

Estimation of Wave Drift Force
by Numerical Wave Tank: 2nd Report |
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Katsuji Tanizawa, Makiko
Minami, Hiroshi Sawada and Shigeru Naito |
..... | 237 |

Approximate Analytic Solutions
and Numerical Wave Tank Results for the Reflection Coefficients of a Class of Numerical
Beaches |
||

Jaap-Harm Westhuis |
..... | 245 |

Development of 3-D Fully
Nonlinear Numerical Wave Tank to Simulate Floating Bodies Interacting with Water Waves |
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Yosuke Shirakura, Katsuji
Tanizawa and Shigeru Naito |
..... | 253 |

Detection of Wave Breaking in a
2D Viscous Numerical Wave Tank |
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L. Gentaz and B. Alessandrini |
..... | 263 |

Wave Measurement and Transfer
Functions |
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Christophe Maisondieu and Marc
Le Boulluec |
..... | 271 |

FORCES | ||

Hydrodynamic Force on a Wall
due to Breaking Waves |
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Jian-Jun Shu and Allen T.
Chwang |
..... | 277 |

Experimental Evidence of
Near-Trapping in an Array of Bottom-Mounted Circular Cylinders in Regular Waves |
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Giorgio Contento, Fabrizio
D’Este, Guido Calcagno and Roberto Penna |
..... | 281 |

Hydrodynamic Damping of Liquid
Sloshing in Ship Tanks |
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Michael Isaacson and
Sundaralingam Premasiri |
..... | 288 |

Boundary Layer Formation Around
a Cylinder Subject to Waves |
||

Dominique Mouazé and Michel
Bélorgey |
..... | 294 |

Laboratory Stokes 5th Order
Waves and Forces on a Vertical Truncated Cylinder |
||

Hitha Alex and C.H. Kim |
..... | 303 |

Numerical Examination on
Third-Order Force on Axisymmetric Bodies |
||

Bin Teng and Guo-Hai Dong |
..... | 312 |

Prediction of the Complete
Second Order Wave Drift Damping Force for Offshore Structures |
||

Styrk Finne, John Grue
and Arne Nestegård |
..... | 320 |

Nonlinear Wave Diffraction due
to a Vertical Structure with Arbitrary Section and Axisymmetric Structure |
||

Norimi Mizutani, Takeshi
Sanada and Koichiro Iwata |
..... | 328 |

An Approach on Calculating Mean
Drifting Forces Acting on a 3-D Floating Body Under Waves and Currents |
||

Tzung-hang Lee and Jing-Liang
Chen |
..... | 336 |

WAFO - A Matlab Toolbox for
Analysis of Random Waves and Loads |
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Per Andreas Brodtkorb, Pär
Johannesson, Georg Lindgren, Igor Rychlik, Jesper Rydén and Eva Sjö |
..... | 343 |

Inundation Effect of Wave
Forces on Jack-Up Platforms |
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C.Y. Liaw |
..... | 351 |

Measurement of Axial
Hydrodynamic Force on a Yawed Cylinder in a Uniform Stream |
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H.P. Pao, S.C. Ling and T.W.
Kao |
..... | 356 |

DYNAMIC RESPONSES | ||

Mathematical Modeling of Roll
Motion of a Catamaran in Intact and Damage Conditions in Beam Waves |
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Alberto Francescutto |
..... | 362 |

Nonlinear Effects in Ship
Dynamics and Capsizing |
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Edwin Kreuzer and Mareike Wendt |
..... | 369 |

On Freely-Floating Cylinders
Fitted with Bilge Keels |
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D. Roddier, S.-W. Liao and R.W.
Yeung |
..... | 377 |

Planar Motion of a Slightly
Distorted Circular Cylinder Around Another Circular One |
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Ren Sun and Allen T. Chwang |
..... | 385 |

Storm Survival of a Tanker
Based Floating Production System (FPSO) in a Realistic (Random) Seaway |
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S. Vishnubhotla, J. Falzarano
and A. Vakakis |
..... | 391 |

Use of Generalized Modes in
Hydrodynamic Analysis of Multiple Bodies |
||

T. Mathai |
..... | 396 |

Nonlinear Model Evaluation via
System Identification of a Moored Structural System |
||

S. Narayanan and S.C.S.
Yim |
..... | 402 |

Effect of Anti-Pitching Fins on
Ship’s Motions by the Methods of Evaluation of Passengers’ Comfort |
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Ritsuo Shigehiro and Takako
Kuroda |
..... | 410 |

The Effectiveness of Porous
Damping Devices |
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M.J. Downie, J. Wang and J.M.R.
Graham |
..... | 418 |

Linear and Nonlinear Ship
Motions at Zero Speed in Random Waves |
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Yonghwan Kim, Yung-Sup Shin and
Chang-Ho Kang |
..... | 426 |

Diffraction by Large Elongated
Bodies by Finite Element Method Using Absorbing Boundary Condition on Elliptic Far Field
Boundary |
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S.K. Bhattacharyya, Santhosh
Sathyapal and C.P. Vendham |
..... | 433 |

Time-Domain Response of
Fluid-Filled Membrane in Gravity Waves |
||

Amal C. Phadke and Kwok Fai
Cheung |
..... | 441 |

Study of Nonlinear Local Flow |
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Jørgen R. Krokstad and
Frøydis Solaas |
..... | 449 |

VORTEX SHEDDING AND FLOW-INDUCED VIBRATIONS | ||

VIV Lift Coefficients Found
from Response Build-up of an Elastically Mounted Dense Cylinder |
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Kyrre Vikestad and Karl
Henning Halse |
..... | 455 |

Simulating Vortex Shedding at
High Reynolds Numbers |
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P.A.B. de Sampaio and A.L.G.A.
Coutinho |
..... | 461 |

Ground Effect on Vortical Flows
Behind a Square Cylinder |
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Robert R. Hwang |
..... | 467 |

Prediction of Viscous Forces on
Oscillating Cylinders by Reynolds-Averaged Navier-Stokes Solver |
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Richard Korpus, Paul Jones,
Owen Oakley and Leonard Imas |
..... | 471 |

Two-Dimensional Viscous-Flow
Simulations for a Circular Cylinder in Motion |
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Armin Tavassoli, M.H. Kim and
J.C. Park |
..... | 478 |

Coupled Cross-flow and In-line
Vortex Induced Vibrations of Cable Suspensions |
||

WanJun Kim and N.C. Perkins |
..... | 486 |

Effect of Variable Current on
Vortex-Induced Vibrations |
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Kyrre Vikestad and Karl
Henning Halse |
..... | 493 |

Numerical Prediction of
Vortex-Induced Vibration on Steel Catenary Risers |
||

Joar Dalheim |
..... | 499 |

Vortex-Induced Vibrations of
Moored Floats in Steady Currents |
||

Katta Venkataramana, Susumu
Yoshihara, Kenji Kawano and Yorikazu Aikou |
..... | 504 |

An Application of Numerical
Methods to the Mechanics of Vortex-Induced Vibrations in Two Dimensions |
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Mauro C. Oliveira, Sergio
H. Sphaier and Astrid M. Barros |
..... | 511 |

COASTAL
ENGINEERING |
||

Solitary Wave Pressure on a
Barrier |
||

M.A. Hamzah, Hajime Mase and
Tomotsuka Takayama |
..... | 519 |

Wave Forces on a Horizontal
Cylinder in the Coastal Zone |
||

C. Chevalier, E. Lambert
and M. Bélorgey |
..... | 523 |

Hydrodynamic Forces on a
Submerged Horizontal Plate Type Breakwater |
||

Mikio Takaki and Xin Lin |
..... | 532 |

Scattering of Long Waves over a
Submerged Step |
||

Masami Ohashi, Yukio Sato and
Ken-ichiro Hamanaka |
..... | 540 |

Three Dimensional Numerical
Modelling of the Marmaris Bay |
||

L. Balas and E. Özhan |
..... | 547 |

Dissipation of Wave Energy Due
to Bottom Effect on Very Mild Slope |
||

Yang Yu and Yu-cheng Li |
..... | 552 |

Hydrodynamics in the Swash Zone |
||

Marco Petti and Sandro
Longo |
..... | 559 |

Reliability Analysis of
Existing Breakwaters |
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E. Benassai, M. Calabrese and
G. Sorgenti degli Uberti |
..... | 568 |

A Floating Pontoon Breakwater
with a Wave Wall |
||

A. N. Williams and W.G.
McDougal |
..... | 576 |

On the Interaction of Surface
Waves with a Semi-Infinite Elastic Plate |
||

T. Sahoo, T.L. Yip and Allen T.
Chwang |
..... | 584 |

Low-Frequency Harbour
Oscillations |
||

Keiji Nomura, Yasuhisa
Furuta and Ken-ichiro Hamanaka |
..... | 590 |

Numerical Simulation of Wave
Refraction-Diffraction in the Pearl River Estuary |
||

Y.Chen, Onyx W.H. Wai and Y.S.
Li |
..... | 597 |

Analysis of Hydraulic
Characteristics in Lock Chamber Using Hydraulic Model Tests |
||

Jung Wook Park, Kyu Han Kim,
Chang Kun Park and Chong Kun Pyun |
..... | 605 |

A Study on Motions of Pleasure
Boats Moored to Floating Piers in Marina |
||

S. Shiraishi, H. Yoneyama, H.
Kawahara and K. Nazato |
..... | 613 |

Wave Interactions with
Permeable Vertical Barriers |
||

Gang Yang, John Baldwin and
Michael Isaacson |
..... | 620 |

Wave-Induced Flow in a Porous
Vertical Breakwater |
||

Norimi Mizutani and Ayman
M. Mostafa |
..... | 625 |

Wave Trapping by Porous and
Flexible Barriers |
||

T.L. Yip, T. Sahoo and Allen T.
Chwang |
..... | 633 |

Experimental Velocity Profiles
in Wave-Jet Interaction |
||

M. Di Natale and D. Vicinanza |
..... | 639 |

A Study on the Shallow Water
Wave Equation with the Presence of Currents |
||

M.C. Lin, C.M. Hsu and C.L.
Ting |
..... | 647 |

Sediment Transport: Continuous
Versus Discrete Model |
||

F. Lalli, R. Piscopia
and R. Verzicco |
..... | 655 |

Experimental Study on Long Wave
Run-up on Plane Beaches |
||

Michelle H. Teng, Kelie Feng
and Tsung I Liao |
..... | 660 |

Wave-Current Interactions
– A Numerical Model and Simulations of Wave Propagation |
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M. Mohiuddin, H. Togashi and Y.
Hirayama |
..... | 665 |

A Procedure to Evaluate the
Longshore Sediment Transport Due to Random Waves |
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R. Gentile |
..... | 673 |

ADDITIONAL
PAPERS |
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Dependence of Bimodality of
Ocean Waves on Estimating Method |
||

D. Zhao |
..... | 681 |

Second Order Wave Diffraction
Patterns About Complex Offshore Structures |
||

Pierre Ferrant and Karine
Pelletier |
..... | 686 |

Wave Impacts on Vertical and
Composite Breakwaters |
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Mario Calabrese and Mariano
Buccino |
..... | 694 |

Wave Impact Load Decay Along
Composite Breakwaters in Directional Seas |
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Mario Calabrese, William Allsop
and Mariano Buccino |
..... | 699 |