Background and activities

Topic: real-time hybrid testing of floating systems.

Supervisor: Prof. Asgeir J. Sørensen.

Financial support from SINTEF Ocean and NTNU AMOS.

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Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Part of book/report

  • Sauder, Thomas Michel; Sørensen, Asgeir Johan; Larsen, Kjell. (2017) OMAE2017-62498 Real-Time Hybrid Model Testing of a Top Tensioned Riser: a Numerical Case Study on Interface Time-Delays and Truncation Ratio. ASME 2017 36th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering - Volume 2: Prof. Carl Martin Larsen and Dr. Owen Oakley Honoring Symposia on CFD and VIV.
  • Vilsen, Stefan Arenfeldt; Sauder, Thomas Michel; Sørensen, Asgeir Johan. (2017) Real-Time Hybrid Model Testing of Moored Floating Structures Using Nonlinear Finite Element Simulations. Dynamics of Coupled Structures, Volume 4 - Proceedings of the 35th IMAC, A Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics 2017.
  • Bachynski, Erin Elizabeth; Thys, Maxime; Sauder, Thomas Michel; Chabaud, Valentin Bruno; Sæther, Lars Ove. (2016) Real-time hybrid model testing of a braceless semi-submersible wind turbine. Part II: Experimental results. ASME 2016 35th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering - Volume 6: Ocean Space Utilization; Ocean Renewable Energy.
  • Sauder, Thomas Michel; Chabaud, Valentin Bruno; Thys, Maxime; Bachynski, Erin Elizabeth; Sæther, Lars Ove. (2016) Real-time hybrid model testing of a braceless semi-submersible wind turbine. Part I: The hybrid approach. ASME 2016 35th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering - Volume 6: Ocean Space Utilization; Ocean Renewable Energy.
  • Ji, Guomin; Berchiche, Nabila; Fouques, Sébastien; Sauder, Thomas Michel; Reinholdtsen, Svein-Arne. (2015) Structural integrity assessment of a free-fall lifeboat launched from an FPSO. ASME 2015 34th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering Volume 3: Structures, Safety and Reliability.
  • Fouques, Sébastien; Sauder, Thomas Michel; Reinholdtsen, Svein-Arne; van Dam, Esra; Uittenbogaard, Jeroen. (2014) Human injury probability during water entry of free-fall lifeboats: operational criteria based on long-term simulations using hindcast data. 33rd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering Volume 4B: Structures, Safety and Reliability.
  • Jin, Jingzhe; Ringen, Edvard; Östman, Anders Lennart; Sauder, Thomas Michel; Hermundstad, Ole Andreas; Fathi, Dariusz Eirik; Reinholdtsen, Svein-Arne. (2014) Forward Distance Performance of a Free Fall Lifeboat in a Seaway. Proceedings of the Twenty-fourth (2014) International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, Busan, Korea.
  • Luxcey, Neil; Reinholdtsen, Svein-Arne; Sauder, Thomas Michel; Fouques, Sébastien; Jin, Jingzhe; Kauczynski, Wojciech; Hovland, Geir. (2014) Influence of wave-induced skid motions on the launch of free-fall skid lifeboats from floating hosts: experimental and numerical investigations. 33rd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering Volume 4B: Structures, Safety and Reliability.
  • Sauder, Thomas Michel; Croonenborghs, Eloïse; Fouques, Sébastien; Berchiche, Nabila; Reinholdtsen, Svein-Arne. (2014) Effect of wind loads on the performance of free-fall lifeboats. 33rd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering Volume 4B: Structures, Safety and Reliability.
  • van Dam, Esra; Uittenbogaard, Jeroen; Reinholdtsen, Svein-Arne; Fouques, Sébastien; Sauder, Thomas Michel. (2014) Reliable and efficient injury assessment for free-fall lifeboat occupants during water entry: correlation study between lifeboat acceleration indicators and simulated human injury responses. 33rd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering Volume 4B: Structures, Safety and Reliability.
  • Croonenborghs, Eloïse; Sauder, Thomas Michel; Fouques, Sébastien; Reinholdtsen, Svein-Arne. (2013) Comparison of Various Methods for the Assessment of Wind and Current Loads on a Semi-Submersible Platform. Offshore Technology Conference - OTC 2013.
  • Kristiansen, Trygve; Sauder, Thomas Michel; Firoozkoohi, Reza. (2013) Validation of a hybrid code combining potential and viscous flow with application to 3D moonpool. 32nd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering Odd M. Faltinsen Honoring Symposium on Marine Hydrodynamics.
  • Sauder, Thomas Michel; Fouques, Sébastien. (2009) Theoretical study of the water entry of a body in waves. Application to safety of occupants in free-fall lifeboats. Proc. of 28th Internaitonal Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, OMAE 2009,.
  • Sauder, Thomas Michel; Moan, Torgeir. (2007) Experimental investigation of the hydrodynamic characteristics of a novel column design for semi-submersible platforms. Proceedings of the seventeenth International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conferece, ISOPE 2007.