code MM576
credit_hours 3
title Hydromechanics of offshore structures
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prequisites MM471
credit hours 3
Describtion/Outcomes To provide the student with the knowledge and skills to deal with environmental loads on both moving and stationary marine platforms
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Course Content
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1 Introduction
2 Hydrostatics
3 Potential flow phenomena
4 Real flow phenomena
5 Ocean surface waves
6 Rigid body dynamics
7 Potential coefficients + Quiz
8 Floating structures in waves
9 Non-linear behavior
10 Station keeping
11 Operability
12 Wave forces on slender cylinders + Quiz
13 Survival loads on tower structures
14 sea bed boundary effects
15 Review and applications
16 Final Exam