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Reliability Analysis of Tripod Support Structure for Offshore Wind Turbine using Stress Concentration Factor
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Reliability Analysis of Tripod Support Structure for Offshore Wind Turbine using Stress Concentration Factor
Lee, Sang Geun; Kim, Dong Hyawn;
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Reliability analysis of tripod support structure for offshore wind turbine was performed. Extreme distribution function of peak response due to wind and wave loads was estimated by applying peak over threshold(POT) method. Then, stress based limit state function was defined by using maximum stress of support structure which was obtained by multiplying beam stress and concentration factor. The reliability analysis result was compared when maximum stress was calculated from shell element. Reliability index was evaluated using first order reliability method(FORM).
offshore wind turbine;tripod support structure;reliability analysis;first-order reliability method;stress concentration factor;
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