The higher-order derivatives of the free-surface Green Function are critically important in three-dimensional frequency-domain boundary element methods using mixed dipole-source distribution. To improve the accuracy and efficiency of numerical schemes, the computing domain is divided into five areas. Derivatives in four areas are calculated analytically since the Green function is defined analytically. The 5th area is divided into a number of sub-areas in which truncated Double Chebyshev series are used to approximate the Green function. Unlike the usual way in which the derivatives of Green function are obtained by differentiating the series, we re-approximate the derivatives by new Chebyshev series with new coefficients. Numerical results show that the new series are more accurate, in particular, second order derivatives.

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