Invited Lecture at the National Engineering Research Center for Water Transport Safety (WTS) in Wuhan, China 07-12-2016 in CENTEC - IST
Invited Lecture on 7th December at the National Engineering Research Center for Water Transport Safety (WTS) in Wuhan, China.
Prof Carlos Guedes Soares delivered an invited lecture on Analysis and Modelling of Ship Collision Accidents at the National Engineering Research Center for Water Transport Safety (WTS) in Wuhan,China.
Maritime Safety and Arctic Shipping Workshop (MSAS Workshop) 04-12-2016 in CENTEC - IST
Maritime Safety and Arctic Shipping Workshop (MSAS Workshop) took place at the Wuhan University of Technology (PR China) from 4 to 6 December 2016.
In this workshop CENTEC was represented by Prof. Carlos Guedes Soares, who presented a lecture on Safety of Maritime Transportation in the Arctic by C. Guedes Soares and AP Teixeira.
Leadership and Innovation for Accelerated Energy Transition Workshop 24-11-2016 in CENTEC - IST
eadership and Innovation for Accelerated Energy Transition Workshop took place in Wroclaw (Poland) from 24 to 25 November 2016.
CENTEC was represented by Dr. José Gaspar in this event.
The 8th International Conference on Knowledge Management and Information Sharing (KMIS 2016) 09-11-2016 in CENTEC - IST
The 8th International Conference on Knowledge Management and Information Sharing (KMIS 2016) took place in Oporto (Portugal) from 9 to 11 November 2016.
In this conference CENTEC was represented by Professor João Pedro Mendes.
A delegation from the Shangai Maritime University (SMU) visited IST 31-10-2016 in CENTEC - IST
A delegation from the Shangai Maritime University (SMU) visited IST on 31st October 2016.
The delegation of the Shangai Maritime University (SMU), led by its Vice-President, Prof. Xin Shi, visited IST and met with the Executive Committee of CENTEC, where they familiarized themselves with the work developed in the Centre. A number of topics of common interest were identified, more specifically in the area of maritime transport and maritime safety.
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INORE North American Symposium 29-10-2016 in CENTEC - IST
CENTEC participated in INORE North American Symposium in Orono (USA) from 29 October to 2 November 2016 through Dr. José Gaspar.
The poster exhibited was entitled “PTO concept for circular type WEC arrays” by Dr. José Gaspar, Mojtaba Kamarlouei, Miguel Calvário and C. Guedes Soares.
"INORE North American Symposium" 29-10-2016 in CENTEC - IST
CENTEC participated in INORE North American Symposium in Orono (USA) from 29 October to 2 November 2016 through Dr. José Gaspar.
The poster exhibited was entitled “PTO concept for circular type WEC arrays” by José Gaspar, Mojtaba Kamarlouei, Miguel Calvário and C. Guedes Soares.
INORE North American Symposium 29-10-2016 in CENTEC - IST
CENTEC participated in INORE North American Symposium in Orono (USA) from 29 October to 2 November 2016 through Dr. José Gaspar.
The poster exhibited was entitled “PTO concept for circular type WEC arrays” by José Gaspar, Mojtaba Kamarlouei, Miguel Calvário and C. Guedes Soares.
2nd International Conference on Renewable Energies Offshore (RENEW 2016) 24-10-2016 in CENTEC - IST
30 CENTEC members participated in 2nd International Conference on Renewable Energies Offshore (RENEW 2016) that took place in Lisbon (Portugal) from 24 to 26 October 2016.
Overall, this event gathered 164 participants and 103 papers were presented of which 22 papers were presented by CENTEC members.
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IFAC Workshop on Advanced Maintenance Engineering, Services and Technology (AMEST 2016) 19-10-2016 in CENTEC - IST
CENTEC was represented at IFAC Workshop on Advanced Maintenance Engineering, Services and Technology (AMEST 2016) by Prof. José Sobral, in Biarritz (France) from 19 to 21 October 2016.
The paper presented is entitled “Preventive Maintenance of Critical Assets based on Degradation Mechanisms and Failure Forecast” by J. Sobral and C. Guedes Soares.
Keynote lecture on “Development of Marine Energy in Portugal and the World” 18-10-2016 in CENTEC - IST
Prof. Carlos Guedes Soares was invited to give a keynote lecture at the University of Hassan II Casablanca (Morocco) from 18 to 19 October 2016.
The keynote entitled “Development of Marine Energy in Portugal and the World” was held in the scope of the congress “L’Afrique face aux changements climatiques”.
4th Workshop of the FP7 SHOPERA Project 27-09-2016 in CENTEC - IST
Prof. Carlos Guedes Soares participated in the final Project Meeting and the 4th Workshop of the SHOPERA (Energy Efficient Safe SHip OPERAtion) FP7 project.
This event took place from 27 September to 1 October 2016 in Athens (Greece).
European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2016) 24-09-2016 in CENTEC - IST
Prof. José Sobral participated in ESREL 2016 - European Safety and Reliability Conference that took place from 24 to 30 September 2016 in Glasgow, UK.
The following papers were presented: “Repairable items inventory optimization based on maintenance data and risk criteria” by the authors J. Sobral and C. Guedes Soares; “Development of unmanned aerial vehicles maintenance strategy under an asset management framework” by the authors P. Gonçalves, J. Sobral and L.A. Ferreira.
Kick-off Meeting of H2020 SHIPLYS Project 21-09-2016 in CENTEC - IST
Profs. Yordan Garbatov and Carlos Guedes Soares attended the SHIPLYS Kick-off Meeting that took place in TWI, Cambridge, UK on 21 and 22 September 2016.
The project Ship Lifecycle Software Solutions - 690770 (SHIPLYS) is a H2020 project that started 1 September 2016 with 12 partners and a budget of 6 M EUR. This was the first coordination meeting.
ISSC Standing Committee Meeting 15-09-2016 in CENTEC - IST
The Meeting of the ISSC (International Ship and Offshore Structures Congress) Standing Committee with the Committee Chairs took place in Liége (Belgium) on 12 September 2016.
CENTEC was represented by Prof. Carlos Guedes Soares and Prof. Yordan Garbatov.
13th International Symposium on Practical Design of Ships and Other Floating Structures (PRADS 2016) 09-09-2016 in CENTEC - IST
CENTEC was represented by Prof. Carlos Guedes Soares and Prof. Yordan Garbatov at the 13th International Symposium on Practical Design of Ships and Other Floating Structures (PRADS 2016).
This event took place in Copenhagen (Denmark) from 4 to 8 September 2016. A paper on “Reliability assessment of a container ship subjected to asymmetrical bending” by Yordan Garbatov and C. Guedes Soares was presented.
6th International Conference on Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance, and Safety Engineering - QR2MSE 2016 29-07-2016 in CENTEC - IST
The 6th International Conference QR2MSE 2016 took place from 25 to 28 July 2016 in Sichuan, China.
CENTEC was represented by Prof. C. Guedes Soares, who was Vice-Chair of the Conference.
Visit from a delegation of Jiangsu University of Science and Technology 08-07-2016 in CENTEC - IST
A delegation from Jiangsu University of Science and Technology (JUST), headed by the President Prof Zili Wang visited CENTEC.
The aim of this visit was to discuss ways in which cooperation could be established between CENTEC – IST and JUST in areas of mutual interest. On that occasion Prof. C. Guedes Soares was nominated Guest Professor of JUST. http://www.centec.tecnico.ulisboa.pt/centec_public/08-07-16_Visit_JUST-1.jpg http://www.centec.tecnico.ulisboa.pt/centec_public/08-07-16_Visit_JUST-2.png
3rd International Conference on Maritime Technology and Engineering – MARTECH 2016 06-07-2016 in IST - CENTEC
The 3rd International Conference MARTECH 2016 took place from 4 to 6 July 2016 at the Hotel Holiday Inn in Lisbon, being co-organised by CENTEC and the Portuguese Association of Engineers.
The conference was attended by about 200 participants from 21 countries, who presented 162 papers compiled in the book: Maritime Technology and Engineering 3, Guedes Soares, C. & Santos T. A., (Eds.) Taylor & Francis Group; London, UK: 2016.
14th Maritime Technology and Engineering Days – JETM 05-07-2016 in CENTEC - IST
The Minister for the Sea, Ana Paula Vitorino, has opened the 14th Maritime Technology and Engineering Days that took place from 6 to 7 July 2016 in Lisbon, Portugal.
This event was organized by CENTEC-IST and the Naval Architecture section of the Portuguese Association of Engineers. In the Opening Session the President of IST, the President of the National Association of Engineers, the President of IPMA, the General-Secretary of the Portuguese Association of Naval Industries and the President of ETE Group have also made presentations.
35th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore & Arctic Engineering – OMAE 2016 24-06-2016 in IST - CENTEC
The 35th International Conference OMAE 2016 took place from 19 to 24 June 2016 in Busan, South Korea.
CENTEC was represented by Prof. C. Guedes Soares, Prof. Yordan Garbatov and Ricardo Campos, who presented 9 papers.
7th International Conference on Collision and Grounding of Ships and Offshore Structures – ICCGS 2016 19-06-2016 in IST - CENTEC
The 7th international Conference ICCGS 2016 took place from 15 to 18 June 2016 in Ulsan, South Korea.
CENTEC was represented by Prof. C. Guedes Soares, who presented a paper on: “Review of experimental work on energy absorption in ship structural components” by Bin Liu and C. Guedes Soares.
10th European Symposium INORE 2016 18-06-2016 in IST - CENTEC
The INORE 10th European Symposium 2016 took place from 12 to 18 June 2016 in Nantes, France.
CENTEC was represented by José Miguel Rodrigues and Mojtaba Kamarlouei, who presented two posters: “Hydrodynamic analysis and optimization of the DEXA WEC operated in a specified location” by J.M. Rodrigues, S. Xu and C. Guedes Soares and “Speed Control of Oil-hydraulic PTO Designed for Point Energy Absorbers” by M. Kamarlouei.
Tutorial/Workshop SOSE 2016 17-06-2016 in IST - CENTEC
The Tutorial/Workshop SOSE 2016 took place from 11 to 17 June 2016 in Kongsberg, Norway.
CENTEC was represented by Prof. João Pedro Mendes.
10th FRAMily Workshop 03-06-2016 in IST - CENTEC
The 10th FRAMily workshop took place from 1 to 3 June 2016 at IST, in Lisbon.
CENTEC led the organizing committee and several members of this centre also participated. http://www.functionalresonance.com
FP7 SHOPERA Project Meeting 03-06-2016 in IST - CENTEC
The SHOPERA meeting took place from 31 May to 3 June 2016 in Athens, Greece.
CENTEC was represented by Prof. Manuel Ventura.
WISE 2016 Meeting 27-05-2016 in IST - CENTEC
The WISE 2016 meeting took place from 22 to 27 May 2016 in Venice, Italy.
CENTEC was represented by Ricardo Campos, who presented the poster: “Impact of different wind fields and wave model parametrizations on extreme events of wave height in southern Brazil” by R. Campos, C. Guedes Soares, J-H. Alves, and C.E. Parente.
WEGEMT Annual Meeting 26-05-2016 in IST - CENTEC
The WEGEMT Annual Meeting took place from 24 to 26 May 2016 in London, United Kingdom.
CENTEC was represented by Prof. Yordan Garbatov.
4th International Conference on Ship Manoeuvring in Shallow and Confined Water – MASHCON 2016 25-05-2016 in IST - CENTEC
The 4th International Conference MASHCON 2016 took place from 23 to 25 May 2016 in Hamburg, Germany.
CENTEC was represented by Prof. Serge Sutulo, who presented the paper: “Parametric study of a modified panel method in application to the ship-to-ship hydrodynamic interaction” by Sutulo, S. and Guedes Soares, C.
Meeting of the SISTSUB project 21-05-2016 in IST - CENTEC
CENTEC was represented by Prof. C. Guedes Soares.
A meeting of the project SISTSUB - Submarine production systems, between LTS and CENTEC, financed by Petrogal Brasil through the National Petroleum Agency was held at COPPE/UFRJ, followed by the Brazil-China Forum from 8 to 21 May 2016.
Cooperation Agreement on Subsea Production Systems Research 19-05-2016 in IST - CENTEC
Cooperation in the project of "Key Technology Research of the New Generation of Intelligent Subsea Production Systems on Deepwater Functional Chamber".
On 19th May 2016, CENTEC has signed an agreement of research cooperation with the Institute for Ocean Engineering - China University of Petroleum (Beijing), and the Subsea Technology Laboratory - Federal University of Rio de Janeiro to cooperate in the project of "Key Technology Research of the New Generation of Intelligent Subsea Production Systems on Deepwater Functional Chamber". http://www.centec.tecnico.ulisboa.pt/centec_public/CUP-UFRJ-ULISBOA_AGREEMENT-Pg1.pdf
Prof. C. Guedes Soares appointed Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Marine Science and Applications 07-05-2016 in IST - CENTEC
Prof. C. Guedes Soares received the formal nomination of Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Marine Science and Application.
This nomination took place on 7 May 2016 in Harbin Engineering University, China. http://www.centec.tecnico.ulisboa.pt\centec_public\20160921_N5.jpg
Visit to China University of Petroleum, Beijing, China 06-05-2016 in IST - CENTEC
Prof. C. Guedes Soares has visited the recently created Institute for Ocean Engineering of the China University of Petroleum in Beijing on 6th May 2016.
During his visit he lectured a seminar on Risk and Reliability in the Offshore Industry. http://www.centec.tecnico.ulisboa.pt/centec_public/2016051208CUPVisit.jpg http://www.centec.tecnico.ulisboa.pt/centec_public/2016051208CUPLecture.jpg
General Assembly of the Vessels for the Future Research Association 29-04-2016 in IST - CENTEC
The General Assembly of the Vessels for the Future Research Association took place from 27 to 29 of April of 2016 in Hamburg, Germany.
CENTEC was represented by Prof. C. Guedes Soares.
2nd International Workshop on Maritime Flows and Networks - WIMAKS’16 27-04-2016 in IST - CENTEC
Prof Tiago Santos from CENTEC has participated in WIMAKS’16 presenting a paper entitled “Analysis of the network of liner services serving Portuguese ports” by Tiago A.R. Santos and C. Guedes Soares.
This workshop took place in the Institut des Systèmes Complexes, in Paris, France, from 25th to 27th of April of 2016. In this event were presented approximately 3 dozens of projects related with visualization of maritime transportation networks, network vulnerability, maritime networks of the past, application of AIS and LRIT systems in routes, networks, port time and maritime traffic management characterization.
European Project Sense&React Meeting - The context-aware and user-centric information distribution system for manufacturing 21-04-2016 in IST - CENTEC
The European Project SENSE&REACT meeting took place from 18 to 21 of April of 2016 in Brussels, Belgium
CENTEC was represented by Prof. Manuel Ventura.
European Project SHOPERA Workshop: Energy Efficient Safe SHip OPERAtion 17-04-2016 in IST - CENTEC
The European Project SHOPERA meeting took place from 12 to 17 of April of 2016 in London, United Kingdom
CENTEC was represented by Prof. C. Guedes Soares.
Visit of the Chinese Ambassador to CENTEC 23-03-2016 in IST - CENTEC
The Chinese Ambassador, Dr. Cai Run, has visited CENTEC on 22th of March, 2016 to become acquainted with the conditions in which Chinese PhD students and researchers develop their activity in CENTEC.
He used the opportunity to mention that China is very much devoted to develop Marine Technology and Ocean Engineering and consequently he would be available to facilitate contacts between CENTEC and Chine institutions so as to foster increased cooperation in those domains. http://www.centec.tecnico.ulisboa.pt/centec_public/Photo-22-03-16.pdf