Course
code MM771
credit_hours 3
title Hydromechanics of Offshore Structures
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prequisites None
credit hours 3
Description/Outcomes Hydromechanics of offshore structures, Features of offshore structures, Selected basics of hydromechanics (Continuity, Laplace, Euler, Bernoulli, Navier-Stokes Equations), Non Dimensional Characteristic numbers, 2D potential flow of incompressible fluids, 3D potential flow of incompressible fluids, Wave theories (Linear wave theory, Stokes finite amplitude theory), Hydrostatic analysis (Pressure and buoyancy, Stability of floating offshore structures, stability of compliant offshore structures), Hydrodynamic analysis (Wave forces on hydrodynamically transparent structures, Motion of hydrodynamically transparent structures in a seaway, Forces and motions of hydrodynamically compact structures in a seaway, wave drift forces
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objectives The student should be able to:rn Estimate the fluid loading accurately in order to perform the structural design of offshore platformsrn
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Course Content
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1  Hydromechanics of offshore structures
2  Features of offshore structures
3  Selected basics of hydromechanics (continuity, Laplace, Euler, Bernoulli, Navier-Stokes equations)
4  Non-dimensional characteristic numbers
5  2D and 3D potential flow of incompressible fluids
6  Wave theories (linear wave theory, Stokes finite amplitude theory)
7  Hydrostatic analysis
8  Hydrodynamic analysis
9  Forces and motions of hydrodynamically compact structures in a seaway
10  Wave drift forces
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