## ABSTRACT

Analysis and Design of Marine Structures V contains the papers presented at MARSTRUCT 2015, the 5th International Conference on Marine Structures (Southampton, UK, 25-27 March 2015). The MARSTRUCT series of conferences started in Glasgow, UK in 2007, the second event of the series took place in Lisbon, Portugal (2009), while the third was in Hambur

## TABLE OF CONTENTS

part |2 pages

Wave loads and responses

chapter |10 pages

#### Numerical simulation of the dynamics of a large moored tanker

Songsong Zhang, Qiu Jin, Jianjian Xin & Tingqiu Li Pandeli Temarel & W. Geraint Price

part |2 pages

Hydroelasticity

part |2 pages

Vibrations

chapter |6 pages

#### Influence of the sea action on the measured vibration levels in the comfort assessment of mega yachts

E. Brocco, L. Moro, P.N. Mendoza Vassallo & M. Biot D. Boote & T. Pais

chapter |10 pages

#### Liquid sloshing analysis for independent tank with elastic supports

Wenfu Liu, Hongxiang Xue & Wenyong Tang

chapter |8 pages

#### Simulation of the vibration characteristics of a propulsion system excited by hull deformations

Z. Tian

chapter |6 pages

#### A new approach to analyze the underwater vibration of double layer ribbed cylinder

Fei Wang

chapter |8 pages

#### Impact resistance assessment of shipboard equipment considering spectrum dip effect

Yongjia Yang, Min Yu & Xiaobin Li Linhan Feng

part |2 pages

Fatigue

chapter |8 pages

#### A full-scale fatigue test on longitudinal-through-bulkhead detail by using equivalent angle bar

Q. Yi, J. Yue & Y. Liu W. Tang

chapter |8 pages

#### Springing effect on the fatigue life of an 8000TEU container ship

P.-K. Liao Y.-J. Lee & H.-J. Lin S.-C. Tsai & H.-L. Chien

chapter |8 pages

#### A fracture mechanics based approach for the analysis of crack growth at weld joints of ship structures

Benqiang Lou, Shengming Zhang, Jimmy Tong, Sai Wong & Fai Cheng Spyros Hirdaris

chapter |8 pages

#### A study on the effect of hull girder vibration on the fatigue strength

Masayoshi Oka & Toshio Niwa Ken Takagi

part |2 pages

Structural analysis

chapter |8 pages

#### Method for estimating soft clay type seabed embedment by pipeline movement

D.K. Kim, M.S. Liew & S.Y. Yu K.S. Park

chapter |10 pages

#### A study of cross deck effects on warping stresses in large container ships

Richard Villavicencio, Shengming Zhang & Jimmy Tong

chapter |6 pages

#### Analysis on influence of spherical bulkhead reinforcement on stability

Siming Yuan, Xuhong Miao & Bin Luo

part |2 pages

Hull ultimate strength

chapter |12 pages

#### Hull ultimate strength Structural capacity of an aging box girder accounting for the presence of a dent

S. Saad-Eldeen

chapter |8 pages

#### Model test on the ultimate longitudinal strength of a damaged box girder

Yasuhira Yamada & Tomoki Takami

part |2 pages

Ultimate strength

chapter |10 pages

#### Influence of lateral pressure on load-shortening behavior of stiffened panels under combined loads

Lei Jiang Shengming Zhang

chapter |6 pages

#### Effects of initial imperfection shapes on plate ultimate strength under combined loads

Shengming Zhang Lei Jiang

part |2 pages

Damaged structures

chapter |12 pages

#### Residual strength of a severely damaged box-girder with non-uniform and inter-crystalline corrosion

S. Saad-Eldeen

part |2 pages

Structural design

chapter |6 pages

#### Multi-objective optimization of lightweight modular sandwich panels

A. Milat & T. Tomac D. Frank

part |2 pages

Fabrication technology

chapter |8 pages

#### Fabrication technology Numerical investigation of welding induced distortion of a stiffened plate structure

Zhen Chen & Zhechao Chen R. Ajit Shenoi

part |2 pages

Composite structures

chapter |10 pages

#### Static and fatigue tests of hybrid composite-to-steel butt joints

E.A. Kotsidis P. Yarza

chapter |10 pages

#### Composite riser design and development—A review

D.-C. Pham & S. Narayanaswamy X. Qian & W. Zhang

part |2 pages

Crashworthiness

chapter |8 pages

#### Structural response of ship bottom floor plating during shoal grounding

Zhenguo Gao & Zhiqiang Hu

chapter |8 pages

#### Modelling of structural damage and environmental consequences of tanker grounding

Kristjan Tabri Robert Aps

part |2 pages

Renewable energies devices

chapter |10 pages

#### Renewable energies devices A study on the short and long-term analysis of nonlinear hydrodynamic force on an Energy Saving Device

DongBeom Lee & HyeonJin Kim Beom-Seon Jang

chapter |8 pages

#### Numerical simulation of multi-body wave point-absorber

Linghan Li, Mingyi Tan & James I.R. Blake

part |2 pages

Uncertainty and reliability