**Publications making use of WAFO**

## Papers in WAFO

List of articles in the subdirectory `papers` in WAFO. Scripts for
generation of figures in the papers are found in the directories `papers/wafodemo`,
`papers/tutorcom`, etc.

- wafodemo
- Brodtkorb, P.A., Johannesson, P., Lindgren, G., Rychlik, I., Rydén, J.,
and Sjö, E. (2000). WAFO - a Matlab toolbox for analysis of random waves and
loads.
*Proceedings of the 10th International Offshore and Polar Engineering conference*, Seattle, Vol III, pp. 343-350.

Abstract. - tutorcom
- The WAFO Group (2000): WAFO - Tutorial. Mathematical Statistics, Centre
for Mathematical Sciences, Lund University.

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- Brodtkorb, P.A., Myrhaug, D. and Rue, H (1999). Joint distribution of wave
height and wave crest velocity from reconstructed data.
*Proceedings of 9th ISOPE Conference*, Brest, Vol III, pp. 66-73

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## Selected Publications

Here is a list of scientific publications that has used the WAFO toolbox or its predecessors (see history on WAFO). Most of the publications have also contributed to the development of the Matlab toolbox.

### PhD Theses

- Sweitzer;, K. (2006):
*Random vibration response statistics for fatigue analysis of nonlinear structures*. Institute of Sound and Vibration Research, University of Southampton pp. 222.

[ Download ] - Brodtkorb, P. A. (2004).
*The Probability of Occurrence of Dangerous Wave Situations at Sea.*PhD thesis, Norwegian Univ. of Sci. and Technology, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway.

[ Download ] - Sjö, E. (2000):
*Crossings and Maxima in Gaussian Fields and Seas*. Mathematical Statistics, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Lund Institute of Technology, pp. 124.

[ Download ] - Johannesson, P. (1999):
*Rainflow Analysis of Switching Markov Loads*. ISBN 91-628-3784-2, LUTFMS-1012-1999, Mathematical Statistics, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Lund Institute of Technology, pp. 205.

[ Download ] - Rychlik, I. (1986):
*Statistical Wave Analysis with Application to Fatigue*. Department of Mathematical Statistics, Lund University, pp. 95.

### Master's Thesis

- Rydén J. (1996):
*Detection of wheel flats using stochastic wave analysis*. TFMS--5049, Department of Mathematical Statistics, Lund Institute of Technology, Lund.

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### Journal Articles

- Podgórski, K., Rychlik, I., Rydén J., and Sjö, E. (2000): How Big Are the
Big Waves In a Gaussian Sea?
*International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering*,**10**, pp. 161-169. - Johannesson, P. (1998): Rainflow Cycles for Switching Processes with
Markov Structure.
*Probability in the Engineering and Informational Sciences***12**:2, pp. 143-175.

[ Download ] - Rychlik, I., Johannesson, P., and Leadbetter, M. R. (1997): Modeling and
Statistical Analysis of Ocean Wave Data Using Transformed Gaussian Processes.
*Marine Structures***10**, pp. 13-47.

### Preprints

- Machado, U. and Rychlik, I. (2002): Wave statistics in nonlinear random
sea.
*Preprints in Mathematical Sciences 2002:15*, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Lund University.

[ Abstract: HTML | Preprint: PS (412 kb) ] - Baxevani, A., Podgórski, K., and Rychlik, I. (2002): Velocities for Random
Surfaces.
*Preprints in Mathematical Sciences 2002:1*, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Lund University.

[ Abstract: HTML ] - Rydén, J., van Iseghem, S., Olagnon, M., and Rychlik, I. (2001):
Height-length Joint Distributions for Computation of Static Wave Loading on
Floating Bodies.
*Preprints in Mathematical Sciences 2001:37*, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Lund University.

[ Abstract: HTML ] - Rydén, J., van Iseghem, S., Olagnon, M., and Rychlik, I. (2001):
Evaluating Height-length Joint Distributions for the Crests of Ocean Waves.
*Preprints in Mathematical Sciences 2001:33*, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Lund University.

[ Abstract: HTML ] - Johannesson, P., and Thomas, J-.J. (2000): Extrapolation of Rainflow
Matrices. Preprint 2000:82, Mathematical statistics, Chalmers, pp. 18.

[ Abstract: HTML | Preprint: PS (180 kb) ] - Lindgren, G. and Rydén, J. (2000): Transfer-function Approximations of the
Rainflow Filter.
*Preprints in Mathematical Sciences 2000:19*, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Lund University.

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### Conference Papers

- Przekop, A., Rizzi, A. and Sweitzer, K.A. (2007): An investigation of
high-cycle Fatigue models for metallic structures exhibiting snap-through
response.
*Proceedings of the 48th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference*, Honolulu, Hawaii, 23-26 April 2007.

[ Preprint: PDF (1877 kb) ] - Sweitzer, K.A., and Ferguson, N.S. (2006): Nonlinear random displacement
and fatigue estimates using pdf transformations.
*Recent Advances in Structural Dynamics (RASD)*, Southampton, UK, 2006.

[ Preprint: PDF (571 kb) ] - Brodtkorb, P.A. (2005): The probability of occurrence of high and steep
waves
*In proc Second International Coastal Symposium in Iceland*5-8 June 2005, Höfn, Iceland.

[ Abstract: PDF (99 kb) ] - Dahle et.al (2005): Capsize in Beam Seas Caused by a single Wave or by
Synchronous Waves
*In proc Second International Coastal Symposium in Iceland*5-8 June 2005, Höfn, Iceland.

[ Abstract: PDF (239 kb) ] - Sweitzer, K.A., and Ferguson, N.S. (2005): Mean stress effects on random
fatigue of nonlinear structures.
*12th International Congress on Sound and Vibration*, Lisbon, Portugal, 11-14 July 2005.

[ Preprint: PDF (483 kb) ] - Rizzi S.A. (2003): On the use of equivalent linearization for high-cycle
fatigue analysis of geometrically nonlinear structures.
*VIII International Conference on Recent Advances in Structural Dynamics*, Southampton, UK, 14-16 July 2003.

[ Preprint: PDF (850 kb) ] - Rydén, J. and Lindgren, G. (2002): Frequency properties of the rainflow
filter -- some examples in oceanography.
*Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Ocean Wave Measurement and Analysis, WAVES 2001*ASCE, 2001.

[ Abstract: HTML ] - Brodtkorb, P.A., Johannesson, P., Lindgren, G., Rychlik, I., Rydén, J.,
and Sjö, E. (2000): WAFO - a Matlab toolbox for analysis of random waves and
loads.
*Proceedings of the 10th International Offshore and Polar Engineering conference*, Seattle, Vol III, pp. 343-350.

[ Abstract: HTML ] - Machado, U. (2000): Statistics of Second-order Stokes Waves and of their
Extremes.
*Proceedings of Rouge Waves 2000*, Workshop at Ifremer, Brest.

[ Abstract: HTML ] - Johannesson, P. (1999): Rainflow Matrix for Switching Random Loads. In B.F
Spencer, Jr. and E.A. Johnson, Editors,
*Stochastic Structural Dynamics*, Balkema, Rotterdam, pp. 281-286.

(Proceedings of the*4th International Conference on Stochastic Structural Dynamics*, Notre Dame, Indiana, USA, 4-6 August 1998)

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