The project ROUTING “Ship routing accounting for changeable sea conditions” started in March 2018 30-09-2018 in IST-CENTEC
The project ROUTING “Ship routing accounting for changeable sea conditions” led by CENTEC and with the participation of 3 polish partners started in March 2018
The project ROUTING “Ship routing accounting for changeable sea conditions” led by CENTEC and with the participation of 3 polish partners started in March 2018. The project, coordinated by Prof C. Guedes Soares, was approved by the MARTERA EraNet-Cofund programme with a global investment of 400.000 euros, funded by FCT in the Portuguese component. The project partners are the Universities of Gdynia and of Gdansk and the company NAVSIM, all from Poland. The project aims at developing a new type of weather forecast system that improves the features of present day weather routing systems. The project kick-off meeting took place at IST in Lisbon on 25-26 September 2018.
http://routing-project.eu/
OBSERVA.FISH project 03-09-2018 in IST-CENTEC
OBSERVA.FISH is a project coordinated by Dr Miguel Santos from IPMA, with the co-leadership of Prof. C. Guedes Soares from CENTEC
Autonomous Observing Systems for Fishing Vessels (OBSERVA.FISH) is a project coordinated by Dr Mi-guel Santos from IPMA, with the co-leadership of Prof. C. Guedes Soares from CENTEC that has the objective of developing an autonomous system, for automatic monitoring of several meteorological and oceanographic parameters, to install onboard of all types of fishing vessels. The project has a dura-tion of 36 months, is funded by the P2020 programme and started on 1st September 2018.
MONIRISK project 02-09-2018 in IST-CENTEC
The project Integrated system for traffic monitoring and maritime risk assessment (MoniRisk), led by Prof. A. P. Teixeira, and with Prof C. Guedes Soares as co-responsible, started on May, 10th, 2018.
The project Integrated system for traffic monitoring and maritime risk assessment (MoniRisk), led by Prof. A. P. Teixeira, and with Prof C. Guedes Soares as co-responsible, started on May, 10th, 2018. The project, funded by the programme P2020 with a duration of 36 months has the objective of develop an integrated system for traffic monitoring and maritime risk assessment
Project NAVAD 01-09-2018 in IST - CENTEC
The project Simulation of manoeuvrability of ships in adverse weather conditions (NAVAD) started on August, 10th, 2018, with a duration of 36 months.
Funded by the Programme P2020 and coordinated by the CENTEC researcher Dr. S. Sutulo, with Co-PI Prof C. Guedes Soares, aims the development and testing of fast combined mathematical models for seakeeping and manoeuvring in waves. The Portuguese Navy is a partner in the project.
Prof. Rui Botter has completed his one-year sabbatical visit at CENTEC 06-07-2018 in IST-CENTEC
Professor Rui Botter from the University of São Paulo, Brasil has completed his one-year sabbatical visit at CENTEC
Professor Rui Botter from the University of São Paulo, Brasil has completed his one-year sabbatical visit at CENTEC, where he cooperated with various researchers in the area of Maritime Transportation and Ports and has supervised the work of several Master students.
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
visit to Mahidol University 24-06-2018 in IST - CENTEC
Prof. C. Guedes Soares visited the Mahidol University, Bangkog, Thailand.
Prof. C. Guedes Soares visited the Mahidol University, Bangkog, Thailand in the scope of the H2020 RESET project to plan the exchange of researchers between the two institutions.
ARCWIND 1st Progress Report Meeting - Madrid (Spain) on 21st and 22nd June 21-06-2018 in IST - CENTEC
The first Progress meeting of the ARCWIND project was held in Madrid, hosted by the partners UPM and ESTEYCO
The first Progress meeting of the ARCWIND project was held in Madrid, hosted by the partners UPM and ESTEYCO. The meeting allowed the presentation of the work performed in the first 6 months of the project and the planning of further work.
Visit China Petroleum University 11-06-2018 in IST - CENTEC
Prof C.Guedes Soares has visited China Petroleum University in Beijing, China.
Prof C.Guedes Soares has visited China Petroleum University in Beijing, China, where he established contacts with the College of Safety and Ocean Engineering for cooperation with CENTEC.
visit to Gdansk University of Technology 11-06-2018 in IST - CENTEC
Prof. Y. Garbatov visited the Gdansk University of Technology
Prof. Y. Garbatov visited the Gdansk University of Technology, Poland from 4 to 8 June 2018 in the scope of the ERASMUS programme.
Annual Conference of the Institute for Quality and Reliability (IQR) 10-06-2018 in IST - CENTEC
Prof C. Guedes Soares was an invited speaker at the Annual Conference of the Institute for Quality and Reliability (IQR)
Prof C. Guedes Soares was an invited speaker at the Annual Conference of the Institute for Quality and Reliability (IQR), which was held at the Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, presenting a lecture on Risk Assessment, Reliability and Maintenance of Wind Turbines
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.
ELASTMOOR project (OCEAN-ERA-Net) 15-05-2018 in IST - CENTEC
2nd Coordination meeting of the ELASTMOOR project (OCEAN-ERA-Net)
On May 10th, 2018 took place the 2nd Coordination meeting of the ELASTMOOR project (OCEAN-ERA-Net) at Instituto Superior Técnico with all partners.
Minister of the Sea chairs MARTECH2018 opening session 10-05-2018 in Centec
The 4th International Conference on Maritime Technology and Engineering (MARTECH) and the 15th National Congress of Maritime Technology and Engineering took place from 7 to 9 May 2018 at IST.
MARTECH 2018 and JETM’2018 were organized in parallel by CENTEC in partnership with Ordem dos Engenheiros. The Minister of the Sea, Ana Paula Vitorino, opened the session highlighting the im-portance of this sector for the growth of Portuguese economy: “the Portuguese government is committed to implement several strategies based on blue circular economy that enable to create a new cycle of economic development and to create a more sustainable environment”.
http://www.centec.tecnico.ulisboa.pt/centec_public/MARTECH_2018.jpg
SISTSUB Project 03-05-2018 in IST - CENTEC
Project SISTSUB (Subsea Systems) was concluded on 30 April 2018
The 3 years project SISTSUB (Subsea Systems) was concluded on 30 April 2018. The project was conducted in collaboration with the Subsea Laboratory of COPPE/UFRJ and was funded by Petrogal Brasil. It dealt with the study of various concepts for exploration of oil fields, including surface platforms (FPSO), with different degrees of subsea processing up to Subsea to Shore concepts, considering the logistics of offshore operations and the economic and risk evaluation of the different concepts.
JRC Workshop on "Future Emerging Technologies For Ocean Energy" 27-03-2018 in IST - CENTEC
Prof. Guedes Soares has participated in the JRC Workshop on "Future Emerging Technologies For Ocean Energy"
Prof. Guedes Soares has participated in the JRC Workshop on "Future Emerging Technologies For Ocean Energy" organized at the JRC ISPRA, in the scope of the EU project "Low Carbon Energy Observatory"
seminar on Renewable Energies Offshore 22-03-2018 in IST - CENTEC
Seminar on Renewable Energies Offshore in the Cosme Alvarez de los Rios Chair
Prof. Guedes Soares presented a seminar on Renewable Energies Offshore in the Cosme Alvarez de los Rios Chair that was held on 21st March 2018 at the University of A Coruña, Spain
European Sea Conference 21-03-2018 in IST - CENTEC
Seminar on Renewable Energies Offshore during the European Sea Conference
On March 20th, 2018, Prof. C. Guedes Soares presented a seminar on Renewable Energies Offshore during the European Sea Conference that took place at the Universidade Nova de Lisboa Rectory.
Visit in the scope of the Bilateral Project with India - MUP 02-03-2018 in IST - Centec
Professor C. Guedes Soares visited Prof. D. Karmakar from the Dept. of Applied Mechanics and Hydrodynamics of the National Institute of Technology Karnakata, Surathkal.
The visit took place in the scope of the bilateral project MUP – “Study on the performance of combined wave and wind energy multi-use platform”, funded by the Portuguese Foundation of Science and Technology
Workshop on River-to-Sea Going Ships, Wuhan, China 15-01-2018 in IST - Centec
The Workshop on River-to-Sea Going Ships organized by Wuhan University of Technology took place on 7-11 January 2018, aiming to discuss the design of the river-to-sea going ship.
The workshop was attended by 5 Professors from CENTEC, Prof. C. Guedes Soares, Prof. Y. Garbatov, Prof. A. P. Teixeira, Prof. S. Wang and Prof. S. Sutulo, who made various presentations.