Rogue waves

Impact on ships and offshore structures

This position paper summarizes our latest knowledge on rogue waves and their impact on marine structures and ships. Rogue waves – also called freak waves, abnormal waves, or giant waves – are very steep and much larger than the surrounding waves.

Rouge waves

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