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Shock and Vibration
Volume 2016, Article ID 9702152, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/9702152
Research Article

A Bufferable Tuned-Mass Damper of an Offshore Platform against Stroke and Response Delay Problems under Earthquake Loads

1College of Mechanical Engineering, Saitama Institute of Technology, Saitama 369-0293, Japan
2Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, Jiangsu 2212003, China
3Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan

Received 28 July 2016; Accepted 30 October 2016

Academic Editor: Alba Sofi

Copyright © 2016 Qiong Wu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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