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However, considering the influence by the uncertainty of wave, the wave height become higher than traditional method. So it indicates that the extreme design loads by traditional method is underestimated. The global uncertainty analysis is quite necessary and climate change has made an actual effect on offshore platform design. 44 Liu Defu, Li Huajun, Liu Guilin et al. Based on the finite element model of Ansys, sensitivity is analyzed considering the change of each input variable respectively, which could prevent the interaction between each other.

The most sensitivity combination of typhoon characteristics and their induced storm surge can be selected as PMT and PMSS. PMSS with corresponding spring tide and 100 years return period wave height with joint return period calculated by MCEVD will be determined the probabilistic definition of DBF. Based on the numerical model of tidal wave the uncertainty - sensitivity analysis and long-term variation are taken into consideration for spring tide study. The statistical analysis shows that harmonic constituent and sea level vary from year to year.

As shown in Figure 9, GUA and GSA are introduced into MOFLNPM. In the model, typhoon characteristics in the first layer need to be varied repeatedly, and then their sensitivities to storm surge can be calculated. The PMSS corresponding to PMT of different typhoon characteristic combinations in certain sea area can be calculated by numerical simulation of repeated forward-feedback calculations of GUA, GSA in input-output procedure. The most sensitivity combination of typhoon characteristics and their induced storm surge can be selected as PMT and PMSS.

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