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Time domain simulation of jack-up dynamics with the extremes of a Gaussian process

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<mark>Journal publication date</mark>1995
<mark>Journal</mark>Journal of Vibration and Acoustics
Issue number4
Volume119
Number of pages5
Pages (from-to)624-628
Publication StatusPublished
<mark>Original language</mark>English

Abstract

Random simulations are often used to simulate the statistics of storm-driven waves. Work on Gaussian linear random signals has lead to a method for embedding a large wave into a random sequence in such a way that the composite signal is virtually indistinguishable from a purely random occurrence of a large wave. We demonstrate that this idea can be used to estimate the extreme response of a jack-up in a severe sea-state in a robust and efficient manner. Results are in good agreement with those obtained from a full random time-domain simulation.