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Deepwater VIV Analysis

Analysis of vortex-induced vibration (VIV) is an important component of the overall analysis of any tubular or bluff structure exposed to air or ocean currents.  These days, it is common to see VIV analyses of various risers, tendons, pipelines, and structures in wind performed by novice analysts.  This is concerning since the analyst may lack the ability to discern if the numbers output from a computational model are anywhere close to what would be expected in an experiment ...

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