Events

 

 

 

WESTERN EUROPE SECTION

PROGRAMME OF MEETINGS 2017-2018

                                                                                                         

DATE

TITLE

SPEAKER

VENUE

TIME

2017

 

 

 

 

Tuesday

5 September

Deep-Sea Mining In the Clarion-Clipperton

Zone: Recent Developments

Dr. Philomene Verlaan, University of Hawaii

 

ABS

E

Friday

22 September

P.S. Waverley Evening Cruise †

Social Event

Tower Pier

E†

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday

13 October

 

8th UK Symposium

Class Consideration for FSRUs and FLNGs

Tor-Ivar Guttolsrod, ABS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1 Day

Peridynamics for Marine Applications

Dr. Selda Oterkus, Strathclyde University

Considerations on Modelling Aspects of Environmental Impact and Developing Sustainability  Within Marine Vehicle Concept Design Projects

Ian Ridley, University of Sunderland & Keith W. Hutchinson Babcock Energy & Technology

The State and Challenges of Floating Offshore Wind Turbines

David Pullinger, LR

 

Investigation of the Air Lubrication Effect on Ship Friction Resistance

Antonio Gallardo, UPCT, Spain

 

 

 

Systematic Method for A Ship Main Engine Energy Management -The Case Study of VLCC

Konstantinos Tsitsilonis, Strathclyde University, Scotland, UK

 

 

Saturday

14 October

 

Trip to Chatham Historic Dockyard

Social Event

Students/Members

Chatham. Kent

 

1 Day

Monday

13 November

A Modern Perspective of Conceptual Ship Design

Dr. Austin Kana, Tu Delft

ABS

E

Tuesday

5 December

Towards High Speed Machine Learning Roll Damping Predictions 

Dr. Gabriel G. Weymouth, 
University of Southampton

LR

E

2018

 

 

 

 

Tuesday

9 January

Two Stroke XDF Main Propulsion Technology

Cladiu Nichita, Wartsila

LR

E

Tuesday

6 February

SOLAS 2020 Damage Stability Regulations

Keith W. Hutchinson, Babcock Energy & Technology & Andrew Scott, MCGA

LR

E

Tuesday

13 March

An Overview of Collision Grounding Investigations

Robert James Prior, TMC

ABS

E

Tuesday

17 April

Hydrogen Production from Seawater Using Offshore Renewables

 

 

Rafael Domenech D’ Amore, Technical University of Madrid

LR

E

Tuesday

15 May

Integration of Fuel Cells in Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs)

 

Antonio Villarba Herreros,

Technical University of Madrid

LR

E

Tuesday

19 June

Determining Dynamic Parameters Experimentally On Wind Turbines By Means of Operational Mode Analysis and Numerical Techniques

Roman Rachholz, Rostock University

LR

E

 

 

 

 

 

Key:

ABS:      American Bureau of Shipping (ABS Europe, Ltd)  1 Frying Pan Alley, London. E1 7HR    (Tube: Liverpool Street)

LR:          Lloyd’s Register of Shipping, 71 Fenchurch Street, London. EC3M 4BS (Tube: Tower Hill)

E:            Evening Meeting, 17:30 for 18:15

E†            Run by Waverley Excursions Ltd – 19:00 for 19:30