Direct Method for Determining Natural Frequencies of Marine Risers in Deep Water

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Jason R. Graves

The University of Tennessee, MABE Department, 1506 Middle Drive, Knoxville, TN 37996

Don W. Dareing

The University of Tennessee, MABE Department, 1506 Middle Drive, Knoxville, TN 37996

J. Energy Resour. Technol 126(1), 47-53 (May 04, 2004) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1628677 History: Received July 01, 2002; Revised August 01, 2003; Online May 04, 2004
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Grahic Jump Location
Cable in constant tension
Grahic Jump Location
Diagram of average tension in each segment
Grahic Jump Location
Marine riser segment with equivalent hydrostatic forces



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