Accession Number:

ADA314016

Title:

Stochastic Nonlinear Dynanics of Floating Structures.

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 1 Jul 94-30 Jun 95,

Corporate Author:

RUTGERS - THE STATE UNIV NEW BRUNSWICK NJ

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1995-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

237.0

Abstract:

A nonlinear stochastic dynamic model is developed using a variational mechanics formulation for an articulated tower in the ocean. Forcing is due to waves, current and wind. Various response cases are included, such as beating and chaotic.

Subject Categories:

  • Mechanics
  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE