Conceptual Design for Engineers by M. J. French MA MSc FIMechE (auth.)

By M. J. French MA MSc FIMechE (auth.)

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36 Conceptual design for engineers ) ( J/) Waves ... ~ \\\ 'Terminator' -.. I Point absorber ( ( .. ~ ... 12a Plan views of WEe configurations and wave patterns. Working surface Rigid solid (SR) flexible solid (SF) gas (G) Reaction means Fixing (F) balancing (8) inertia (I) Configuration Terminator (T) attenuator (A) point absorber (P) On this basis the bobbing buoy, with a rigid working surface, reacting against a fixture in the seabed and with a point absorber configuration is SRFP Nearly all the 27 combinations have been studied in some depth.

The first three are associated with particular options r, F and f respectively. But the fourth advantage, no propeller shaft and a clear floor space, is not associated with a particular option-indeed, the two combinations, Ff and Rr, which share it have no common option. In the language of the statistician, this particular advantage is a first-order interaction. In the same way, a secondorder interaction would be an advantage, disadvantage or other consequence associated with three options taken together.

Secondly, there must be some means of providing a reaction against the wave force, for if it is unresisted the wave can do no work; in the case of the buoy this reaction comes via the cable from the seabed. Finally, there must be the work-extracting device, here represented by the hydraulic cylinder-cum-pump. A much more complicated analysis offunction is possible, but is not necessary here. 35 2 Combinative ideas o ' . ; : Simple wave energy converter. Table of options for a WEe We can now make a table of options.

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