Rigid Finite Element Method in Analysis of Dynamics of Offshore Structures

ISBN: 978-3-642-29885-1 (Print) 978-3-642-29886-8 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-6

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    Pages 1-3

    Introduction

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    Pages 5-25

    Overview of Selected Problems in Offshore Technology

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    Pages 27-43

    Impact of Water on Offshore Structures and Infrastructure

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    Pages 45-58

    Homogeneous Transformations and Joint Coordinates in the Description of Geometry of Multibody Systems

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    Pages 59-73

    Equations of Motion of Systems with Rigid Links

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    Pages 75-89

    Modelling of Joining Elements: Constraint Equations

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    Pages 91-97

    Nonlinear Models of Materials

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    Pages 99-137

    The Rigid Finite Element Method

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    Pages 139-201

    Applications of Models of Offshore Structures

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    Pages 203-244

    Selected Applications Related to Control of Offshore Structures

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    Pages 245-246

    Summary

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 0--1