Shanghai Ranking of the World Universities 2019 28-06-2019 in IST-Centec
For the third year, consecutively, Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering of IST (ULisboa) is in the Top 5 of the "Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2019 of the Shanghai Ranking", and is number 2 in Europe.
Besides, Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering of IST (ULisboa) is the best-ranked scientific area in Portugal, revealing the excellent quality of the work developed by its researchers.
http://www.centec.tecnico.ulisboa.pt/centec_public/Shanghai_Ranking-Marine&Ocean(17-19).pdf
International Joint Laboratory of Naval Architecture and Offshore Technology 09-04-2019 in IST-Centec
The Ministry of Education of China announced the setting up of an International Joint Laboratory of Naval Architecture and Offshore Technology between the Harbin Engineering University (HEU) and the University of Lisbon (UL), at Harbin Engineering University Headquarters.
This approval is considered very important in China as it will be the only "International Joint Laboratory" in China in the scientific area of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering. The University of Lisbon will, thus, be the only foreign university to hold this kind of association with China in this area.
http://www.centec.tecnico.ulisboa.pt/centec_public/Lab_photo.jpg
Professor Carlos Guedes Soares Honoring Symposium on Marine Technology and Ocean Engineering at OMAE 2018 (Madrid 18-22 June 2018) 25-06-2018 in Centec
The 37th International Ocean Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE) 2018 Conference has dedicated a Special Symposium in honor of Prof. C. Guedes Soares of Instituto Superior Técnico, Univ. Lisboa.
Professor Carlos Guedes Soares has been contributing in an exceptional way for many years to the scientific development of different topics in the field of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering and had a leading role in several areas of research at national and international level.
https://www.asme.org/events/omae/program/symposia
10 FCT projects approved 25-05-2018 in IST-Centec
In the scope of the 2017 FCT Call for SR&TD Project Grants, 10 R&D projects were approved with the participation of CENTEC, 8 of them led by CENTEC Research members, in a total funding larger than 2M Euros.
It is planned that these projects will start in the 4th quarter of 2018.