## Response of a small spar buoy to ocean waves |

### What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

### Contents

DESCRIPTION OF DATA USED | 6 |

THEORY | 13 |

COMPARISON OF THE THEORY WITH | 50 |

3 other sections not shown

### Common terms and phrases

accelerometer added mass AFINS air-sea interface anchor system APLATE apparent response functions assumed axis of rotation Barbados base plate Blagoveshchensk buoy tube buoy's cable catenary center of buoyancy center of mass coefficient of cylinders coherency damping plate depth displacement drag coefficient effective axis entrained mass equation estimate feet fins flat plates Florida State University force Fourier Transform frequency response functions friction and added Garstang gyro heave resonance hori horizontal excursion horizontal response horizontal tension Ib/ft inertia coefficients input intervals Keulegan and Carpenter linear magnitude motion data motion package ocean waves oscillation output period parameter phase pitch and heave pitch and surge predicted radius of gyration response functions computed Rudnick's theory spar buoy sphere spring constant subroutine surface surge and pitch synoptic scale tions torque TRITON data two-dimensional unit vectors vertical response Warsh water ballast wave and motion wave staffs zontal