37th International Conference on Ocean,
Offshore & Arctic Engineering

Madrid Marriott Auditorium Hotel & Conference Center, Spain

June 17-22, 2018

Program - Afternoon Lecture Series


Afternoon Lecture Series

Back by popular demand, the Afternoon Lecture Series is returning to OMAE 2018. The conference co-chairs have worked hard to confirm three experts in the industry. This year the topics and speakers will be:

Design and Modeling Challenges for Offshore Wind Energy
by: Dr. Jason Jonkman
Senior Engineer
National Wind Technology Center (NWTC)
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

Session Schedule: To be confirmed.

New Insights on the Vortex-induced Vibrations of Long Flexible Cylinders
by Prof. Kim Vandiver
Professor of Mechanical and Ocean Engineering
Dean for Undergraduate Research
Director, Office of Experiential Learning
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Session Schedule: To be confirmed.

Recent Developments in 3-d Wave Diffraction Methods; Applications and Numerical Aspects
by: Prof. Johannes Pinkster 

Professor Emeritus of Ship Hydromechanics, Delft University of Technology
Consultant, Pinkster Marine Hydrodynamics (PMH bv)

Session Schedule: To be confirmed.