Offshore Energy Structures

For Wind Power, Wave Energy and Hybrid Marine Platforms

  • Madjid¬†Karimirad

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
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  13. Back Matter
    Pages 289-301

About this book


This book provides all the key information needed to design offshore structures for renewable energy applications. Suitable for practicing engineers and students, the author conveys design principles and best practices in a clear, concise manner, eschewing complicated mathematical detail. The text connects underlying scientific theory with industry standards and practical implementation issues for offshore wind turbines, wave energy converters and current turbines. Combined concepts such as wave-wind energy platforms are discussed, as well. Coverage of design codes and numerical tools ensures the usefulness of this resource for all those studying and working in the rapidly expanding field of offshore renewable energy.    


Marine Energy Ocean Current Turbines Offshore Energy Offshore Platform Offshore Structures Offshore Wind Offshore Wind Turbine Wave Energy Wave Energy Converters Wave Kinematics

Authors and affiliations

  • Madjid¬†Karimirad
    • 1
  1. 1.TrondheimNorway

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Energy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-12174-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-12175-8
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