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DESIGN OF A FLOATING PLATFORM FOR AN INNOVATIVE DUCTED WIND TURBINE. (2023). Coastal Engineering Proceedings, 37, structures.91.


This paper analyses the dynamics loads exerted by waves on a floating offshore platform in the Straits of Messina, (South of Italy), hosting an innovative ducted wind turbine. The force exerted by largest sea waves occurring during lifetime on the floating platform are predicted by the quasi-determinism theory, which foresees what happens if a group of waves of exceptionally large height occurs at a given point in the sea.


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Copyright (c) 2023 Luana Gurnari, Pasquale Filianoti, Claudio De Capua, Damiano Alizzio, Valerio Scordamaglia, Filippo Ruffa, Gaetano Fulco, Maria Carla Lugarà, Sergio Mario Camporeale, Marco Torresi, Politecnico di Bari