International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering (IJOPE)

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Vol. 11, No. 4, December 2001

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Table of Contents

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Behaviour of a Model Breakwater Element on a Sandy Seabed ..... 241
Gilliane Sills, Omar Fergui, Geir Svanoe, Alf Torum and Trygve Ilstad
Numerical Examination of Third-order Wave Force on Axisymmetric Bodies ..... 248
Bin Teng and Guohai Dong
Near-Resonance of Diffraction Waves by Array of Plates on Shallow Water in Oblique Waves ..... 254
Takashi Tsubogo
Ship Model Wake Analysis by Means of PIV in Large Circulating Water Channel ..... 261
F. Di Felice, M. Felli and F. De Gregorio
Model Experiments on Dynamic Positioning System Using Gain Scheduled Controller ..... 267
Masahiko Nakamura, Wataru Koterayama, Hiroyuki Kajiwara and Tadahiro Hyakudome
Dynamics in the Touchdown Region of Catenary Moorings ..... 273
Jason I. Gobat and Mark A. Grosenbaugh
Formulation and Validation of a Lumped Mass Model for Low-Tension ROV Tethers ..... 282
B.J. Buckham and M. Nahon
Experimental Study on Ice-Structure Interaction During Earthquakes ..... 290
Y. Yamauchi and K. Kamesaki
Ice and Earthquake Loads on a Structure in the Okhotsk Sea ..... 298
Kazuyuki Kato, Yasumi Toyama , Yutaka Yamauchi, Tetsushi Kiyokawa, Naoki Nakazawa and Akira Kurokawa
Effect of High Altitude on DC Flashover Process on an Ice Surface ..... 304
M. Farzaneh, Y. Li and J. Zhang
Plastic Analysis of Simply-Supported Grillage under a Point Load ..... 310
Ki-Sung Kim, Ki-Sup Hong and Sang-Chol Lee
Numerical Simulation of 3-D Stall Mechanism on Wells Turbine for Wave-Power Generating System ..... 315
M. Suzuki and C. Arakawa