Previous and Coming Events
The first STAB conference took place in Glasgow in 1975. Subsequent conferences were held in Tokyo, Japan (1982), Gdansk, Poland (1986), Napoli, Italy (1990), Melbourne, Florida, USA (1994), Varna, Bulgaria (1997), Launceston, Tasmania, Australia (2000), Madrid, Spain (2003), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (2006), and St. Petersburg, Russia (2009). Previous International Ship Stability Workshops were held in Glasgow, UK (1995), Osaka, Japan (1996), Crete, Greece (1997), St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada (1998), Trieste, Italy (2001), New York, USA (2002), Shanghai, China (2004), Istanbul, Turkey (2005), Hamburg, Germany (2007), Daejon, Korea (2008), Wageningen, the Netherlands (2010).
The next STAB conference will take place in Athens, Greece in September 2012.
Participation is open to the public. If you are interested in attending, please contact Dr. Vadim Belenky (firstname.lastname@example.org).
In general, papers and presentations for the workshop are invitation-based. However, the International Standing Committee will consider all abstracts submitted. If you are interested in presenting a paper please send an abstract to email@example.com.
Abstracts (200 words) submission deadline: February 28th 2011
Decision on acceptance: March 18th 2011
Paper submission deadline (4-6 pages): April 18th 2011
Cut-off date for hotel booking: May 13th 2011
Early registration ends: May 13th 2011
A block of rooms is available for participants of the workshop at Monaco Old Town Alexandria hotel (http://www.monaco-alexandria.com/) at group rate $211 per night (without taxes).
To book the room at the group rate, please call 1-800-368-5047 (free call from the US) and request a room for 12th International Ship Stability Workshop. The cut-off date for group rate is May 13th, 2011.
Please book early, as there are many events in Washington D.C. - it may be difficult to get accommodation in the area on a short notice.
The fee covers:
Session attendance and a copy of proceedings,
Welcome reception on June 12th and workshop dinner cruise on June 13th
Lunch buffet on June 13th, 14th and 15th; coffee and tea during AM and PM breaks
Guided tour to David Taylor Model Basin and BBQ party on June 15th*)
Early registration (prior to May 13th, 2011) $240
Full registration $255
Student registration $40 (number of student registration is limited)
Registration is OPEN!
* Not guaranteed, subject to approval due to security restrictions, early registration only
International Standing Committee
Dr. Jan Otto de Kat (Chair), A.P. Moller-Maersk
Dr. Vadim L Belenky, NSWCCD ( David Taylor Model Basin)
Mr. Hendrik Bruhns, Herbert Software Solutions
Prof. Alexander B Degtyarev, Institute for High Performance Computing and Integrated Systems
Prof. Alberto Francescutto, University of Trieste
Prof. Martin Renilson, Australian Maritime College
Prof. Yoshiho Ikeda,Osaka Prefecture University
Prof. Marcelo Santos Neves, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Prof. Apostolos Papanikolaou, National Technical University of Athens
Prof. Maciej Pawlowski, Technical University of Gdansk
Prof. Luis Perez-Rojas, Universidad Politechnica de Madrid
Prof. Kostas Spyrou, National Technical University of Athens
Prof. Naoya Umeda, Osaka University
Prof. Dracos Vassalos, Universities of Strathclyde
Dr. Frans van Walree, MARIN
Local Organizing Committee
Dr. Vadim L Belenky (Chair), NSWCCD ( David Taylor Model Basin)
Mr. Terrence Applebee, NSWCCD ( David Taylor Model Basin)
Mr. Christopher Bassler, NSWCCD ( David Taylor Model Basin)
Ms. June Catterton, NSWCCD ( David Taylor Model Basin)
Ms. Jacqueline DeSpirito, Chair, SNAME Chesapeake Section
Mr. William Peters, Treasurer, SNAME Chesapeake Section
Sponsored by ONR and SNAME