## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volume 15, Part 2American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1996 - Arctic regions |

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iting curve of the constraining domain , thus leading to the optimization

iting curve of the constraining domain , thus leading to the optimization

**problem**( 2 ) ( 3 ) || 4 * || min { ||||| O , j = 1 ... Those convergence**problems**which are somehow inherent in any optimization are not dealt with herein .Page 189

Egns ( 11 ) and ( 12 ) construct an optimization

Egns ( 11 ) and ( 12 ) construct an optimization

**problem**and the minima can be solved by the non - linear programming When the fuzzy definition of structural failure given in the previous section is adopted , a fuzzy optimization ...Page 414

One has to loop on the three following phases in order to better and better refine the

One has to loop on the three following phases in order to better and better refine the

**problem**description and to finally achieve consistency and clarity of action : - create a formal model of the**problem**; - compute the logical ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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### Contents

PROBABILISTIC MODELLING OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND RESPONSE | 1 |

A Nonlinear Model | 29 |

STRUCTURAL RELIABILITY | 95 |

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