Dynamic Analysis and Design of Offshore Structures (Ocean Engineering & Oceanography #9) (Paperback)
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This is book number 9 in the Ocean Engineering & Oceanography series.
Addresses a highly complex subject matter in an accessible, self-explanatory manner
Includes illustrative examples and frequently asked Questions & Answers (Q&A) as outcomes of the online courses taught by the author
Covers the latest research studies and offers a useful source of information for researchersIncludes computer program coding to enable computer-aided learning
Serves as a valuable capacity-building resource for practicing engineering professionals
About the Author
Srinivasan Chandrasekaran is a faculty member of the Department of Ocean Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India. He has 23 years of teaching, research and industrial experience, during which he has supervised many sponsored research projects and offshore consultancy assignments both in India and abroad. His current areas of research are dynamic analysis and design of offshore platforms, development of geometric forms of compliant offshore structures for ultra-deep water oil exploration and production, sub-sea engineering, rehabilitation and retrofitting of offshore platforms, structural health monitoring of ocean structures, seismic analysis and design of structures, and risk analyses and reliability studies of offshore and petroleum engineering plants. He has also been a Visiting Fellow at the invitation of the Ministry of Italian University Research to the University of Naples Federico II, Italy, for a two-year period, during which he conducted research on the advanced nonlinear modeling and analysis of structures under different environment loads with experimental verifications. He has published 110 research papers in international journals and refereed conferences organized by professional societies around the world. He has also authored three textbooks which are quite popular among graduate students of civil and ocean engineering. He is a member of many national and international professional bodies and has delivered many invited lectures and keynote addresses at international conferences, workshops and seminars organized in India and abroad.