# Convergence Rates of the Method of Successive Elastic Solutions in Thermoplastic Problems of a Layered Concentric Cylinder

*This paper examines convergence rates of the method of successive elastic solutions, proposed by Mendelson, in determining the thermoplastic response of an arbitrarily layered concentric...*

Development of the Double Cylinder Caisson Breakwater

*A double cylinder caisson breakwater was recently developed to create a calm sea area in deep and high wave open sea areas. In order to confirm some subjects on design method and construction...*

Scour Development at Isolated River-Bed Obstacles

*Development of local scour was investigated for isolated obstacles on movable beds subject to clear-water scour. The resulting maximum scour depths, scour volumes, and obstacle displacements...*

PCCP Inspection and Remediation Methods

*This paper presents detailed investigative procedures and methodology used to locate corroded Prestressed Concrete Cylinder Pipes (PCCP). It examines data collection by electronic devices,...*

Reinforced and Prestressed Concrete Pressure Pipe Diagnosis

*Prestressed and reinforced concrete steel cylinder pipes are used for transmission mains, water intake lines, sewers force mains. Many collapses caused by the steel cylinder attack were...*

Pipelines Crossing Highways and Railroads by Tunneling

*When new pipeline construction requires the crossing of highways and railroads, a pipeline is generally installed in pipe or tunnel linear plate encasement which has been installed by...*

Preventing Coating Delamination in Prestressed Concrete Pipe

*This paper describes the results of experimental and analytical studies of mortar coating delamination of prestressed of concrete cylinder pipe. Coating delamination resulting from radial...*

Key Technical Features of Hydraulic Cylinders

Heat Transfer in Vertical Concentric Cylinders in a High Level Nuclear Waste Repository

*Modeling free convection heat transfer in an cylindrical annular enclosure is still an active area of research and an important problem to be addressed in the high level nuclear waste...*

Wave-Current Interaction with a Large Structure

*The effects of a current on the diffraction of regular waves around a three-dimensional body are examined by a time-domain method. The Froude number is assumed to be small so that the...*

Nonlinear Wave Runup on Large Circular Cylinders

*Various design methods for computing nonlinear wave runup on a large-diameter circular cylinder are presented. First, empirical correlations are developed between the observed maximum...*

Second-Order Hydrodynamic Interactions Between a Pair of Vertical Cylinders in Irregular Waves

*A complete second-order solution is given for the hydrodynamic forces on a pair of bottom-mounted, surface-piercing, vertical circular cylinders in bichromatic seas. The constant structural...*

Wave Slamming on a Horizontal Circular Cylinder

*The present paper describes an experimental study of the wave slamming force on a horizontal circular cylinder located near the free surface. The vertical force on a cylinder and the corresponding...*

Nonlinear Behaviour of Schneebeli Packings

*We present some experimental proofs of the influence of the disorder of contacts on the mechanical (non-local) behaviour of packings of cylinders. In particular, this disorder is responsible...*

Cylindrical Shell Redesign by Large Admissible Perturbations

*Redesign (or inverse design) is the problem of defining an objective structural State S2 from its specifications and the known baseline State S1. The large admissible perturbations approach...*

Application of NMR to Rotating Granular Flow

*Granular flow in a steadily rotating cylinder, having a large length-to-diameter ratio, is measured by nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI). This non-invasive technique is capable...*

Inflation Instability of Cylindrical Membranes

*A new procedure which investigates inflation instability of cylindrical nonlinear membranes is developed. The general characteristics of inflation instability are described. An efficient...*

A Horizontal Inflatable Habitat for SEI

*The inflatable habitat described in this paper is a horizontally-oriented cylindrical pneumatic structure. It is part of NASA's ongoing effort to study inflatables as alternative habitats...*

Experimental Study of the Transient Temperature Distributions in Concrete

*A small scale, preliminary experimental effort to quantify the randomness of the thermal diffusivity of concrete has been undertaken. Two sets of cylinders have been instrumented with...*

Nonlinear Diffraction of Random Waves by a Vertical Cylinder

*In this study, nonlinear diffraction of random waves by a vertical uniform circular cylinder in deep water is analyzed. The incident wave field is represented by a stationary random process,...*

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