## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volume 2American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2001 - Arctic regions |

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The observed

The observed

**distribution**of X ; - Xo ( a selected reference load ) can be fitted to a 2 parameters Weibull**distribution**, with an exponent usually in the range of 1 to 2 , but , as can be inferred from the data in fig 5 , different ...Page 428

The Gumbel

The Gumbel

**distribution**is selected for modelling the short - term**distribution**for maximum individual waves . It has been shown that this**distribution**provides a good fit to both wave tank measurements and field measurements .Page 457

Also shown are the probability density function resulting from fitting the

Also shown are the probability density function resulting from fitting the

**distribution**of Longett - Higgins and of Cavanié et al to the data . Swell dominated sea states In the swell dominated case , especially for small and large ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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