OMAE®

36th International Conference on Ocean,
Offshore & Arctic Engineering

Clarion Hotel & Congress Trondheim, Trondheim, Norway

Conference
June 25-30, 2017

About - Scientific Committee Members

 

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OFFSHORE TECHNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM Organizing Committee List

R. Cengiz Ertekin ertekin@hawaii.edu Symposium Coordinator
Bertrand Alessandrini bertrand.alessandrini@ec-nantes.fr  
Alexia Aubault aaubault@principlepowerinc.com  
Hannes Bogaert hbogaert@marin.nl  
Bas Buchner B.Buchner@marin.nl  
Peimin Cao Peimin.Cao@sbmoffshore.com  
Partha Chakrabarti parthac@zentech-usa.com  
Yannis Chatjigeorgiou chatzi@naval.ntua.gr  
Xiao-Bo Chen xiao-bo.chen@bureauveritas.com  
Han Suk Choi hchoi@postech.ac.kr  
Hans Cozijn J.L.Cozijn@marin.nl  
Don Danmeier DDanmeier@chevron.com  
Indra Datta datta451@gmail.com  
Jeffrey M. Falzarano jfalzarano@civil.tamu.edu  
Antonio C. Fernandes acfernandes@peno.coppe.ufrj.br  
Pierre Ferrant Pierre.Ferrant@ec-nantes.fr  
Jose Ferrari jose.ferrari@bg-group.com  
Tim Finnigan TimFinnigan@chevron.com  
Nuno Fonseca Nuno.Fonseca@marintek.sintef.no Topic Organizer
George Forristall george@forocean.com  
André Luis Fujarra afujarra@usp.br  
Robert Gordon Robert.Gordon@dnv.com  
Susan Gourvenec susan.gourvenec@uwa.edu.au  
Leo Miguel Gutierrez leo.gonzalez@upm.es  
Haiping He haiping.he@exxonmobil.com  
Paul Herrington herrington.paul@oceaniccorp.com  
Jerry Huang jerry.huang@exxonmobil.com Topic Organizer
Shan Huang shan.huang@strath.ac.uk  
Antonio Souto Iglesias antonio.souto@upm.es  
Bogdan Iwanowski boi@forcetechnology.no  
Vikas Jhingran vikas.jhingran@shell.com  
Frederick Jaouen F.Jaouen@marin.nl  
Jang Whan Kim jwkim@technip.com Topic Organizer
Myung Hyun Kim kimm@pusan.ac.kr  
Booki Kim  booki@sbcglobal.net  
Takeshi Kinoshita kinoshit@iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp  
Bonjun Koo bkoo@technip.com  
Arjen Koop A.Koop@marin.nl  
Milton Korn mkorn@eagle.org  
Kostas Lambrakos KLambrakos@technip.com  
Frank Lange flange@hmc-heerema.com  
Jae Myung Lee jaemlee@pusan.ac.kr  
Bernt J. Leira bernt.leira@ntnu.no  
Steve Leverette steve.leverette@sbmoffshore.com  
Ye Li ye.li@sjtu.edu.cn  
Ping Lu pilu@eagle.org  
Allan Ross Magee ceemar@nus.edu.sg Topic Organizer
Bruce Martin Bruce.martin@sbmoffshore.com  
Basim Mekha bmekha@cuneiform-offshore.com  
Geert Meskers gmeskers@hmc-heerema.com  
Denby Morrison denby.morrison@shell.com  
Edmund Muehlner emuehlne@bechtel.com  
John Murray cuppuc99@hotmail.com  
Mamoun Naciri Mamoun.Naciri@sbmoffshore.com  
Antoine Peiffer apeiffer@principlepowerinc.com Topic Organizer
Celso Pupo Pesce ceppesce@usp.br  
Fabrizio Pistani Fabrizio.Pistani@mcskenny.com  
Flavia Rezende flavia.rezende@bureauveritas.com  
Oriol  Rijken Oriol.Rijken@sbmoffshore.com  
Dominique Roddier roddier@minifloat.com  
Anil Sablok asablok@technip.com Topic Organizer
Charlotte Saltner CSa@theoffshorepartners.com  
Robert Seah RSeah@chevron.com  
Naveen Selvam NSelvam@eagle.org  
Emmanuel Sergent Emmanuel.sergent@sbmoffshore.com  
Shan Shi sshi@houston-offshore.com  
Sergio Sphaier sphaier@peno.coppe.ufrj.br  
Joos Strenborg J.Sterenborg@marin.nl  
Pao-Lin Tan PTan@eagle.org  
Eduardo Aoun Tannuri eduat@usp.br  
Longbin Tao longbin.tao@newcastle.ac.uk Topic Organizer
Zhigang ktian@exmaroffshore.com  
Radboud van Dijk rvandijk@hmc-heerema.com  
Jan Van Kessel j.l.f.vankessel@tudelft.nl  
Hermione Van Zutphen hermione.vanzutphen@shell.com  
Sojan Vasudevan sojan.vasudevan@intermoor.com  
Olaf Waals O.Waals@marin.nl Topic Organizer
Paul Walters pwalters@eagle.org  
Howard Wang howard.h.wang@exxonmobil.com  
Neil Williams neil.williams@wisonfs.com  
Guangyu Wu Guangyu.Wu@chevron.com Topic Organizer
Wenhua Zhao wenhua.zhao@uwa.edu.au Topic Organizer
Dagang (Derrick) Zhang dzhang@dmar-engr.com  
Xi-Ying Zhang xyzhang@eagle.org  
Xinshu Zhang xinshuz@sjtu.edu.cn  

2017 Structures, Safety and Reliability Symposium


Symposium Coordinator: Carlos Guedes Soares, Centre Marine Technology and Ocean Engineering (CENTEC), Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, PT

Scientific Committee Members

Structural analysis and optimisation; Strength of tubular joints

  • Puneet Agarwal, Stress Engineering Services, Houston, Texas, USA
  • Jonas Ringsberg, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenborg, Sweden
  • Paulo M. Videiro, COPPE/UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil 
  • Marc Cahay, Technip, France

Ultimate strength

  • Jeom Kee Paik, Pusan National University, Korea
  • Lei Jiang, Lloyds Register, Canada  
  • Xiao Li Jiang, TU Delft, The Netherlands
  • Jung Kwan Seo, Pusan National University, Pusan, Korea

Collision and crashworthiness

  • Soeren Ehlers, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway
  • Yasuhira Yamada, National Maritime Research Institute (NMRI), JapanZhiqiang Hu, University of Newcastle, UK

Extreme and Freak Waves; Probabilistic and Spectral Wave Modelling

  • Felice Arena, Mediterranea University of Reggio Calabria, Italy
  • Alexander Babanin, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
  • Elzbieta Bitner-Gregersen, Det Norske Veritas, Hovik, Norway
  • Ning Ma, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, P. R. China
  • Dag Myrhaug, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway

Probabilistic Models of Forces and Motions

  • Suhail Ahmad, IIT Delhi, India
  • Lance Manuel, Texas A&M Austin, USA

Risk and Reliability of Renewable Energy Devices

  • Kim Branner, Technical University of Denmark, Risoe, Denmark
  • Zhen Gao, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway
  • J.D. Sorensen, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark

Reliability of Mooring and Riser Systems

  • Ying Min Low, National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore
  • Luis V S Sagrilo, COPPE/UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil  

Reliability of Structural Components in Marine Structures; Pipelines & Floating Production Systems;

  • Enrico Rizzuto, University of Naples, Naples, Italy
  • Nian Zhong Chen, University of Newcastle, UK
  • Srinivas Sriramula, University of Aberdeen, UK

Fatigue Reliability

  • Yordan Garbatov, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal

Reliability Based Maintenance and Inspection Planning; Life Cycle Cost Optimization

  • Ge (George) Wang, American Bureau of Shipping, Houston, Texas, USA

Risk Analysis and Safety Management; Human and Organizational Factors; Safety against Oil Pollution, Fire and Explosion Safety

  • Haibo Chen, Lloyds Register, Beijing, P.R. China
  • Marcelo Martins, University of Sao Paulo Brasil
  • Yeong Ae Heo, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA
  • Jurek Czujko, Nowatec, Asker, Norway

Well integrity and reliability assessment

  • Max Russo, Kongsberg Maritime Inc., USA

MATERIALS TECHNOLOGY

  • Dr. Mamdouh M. Salama (Chairman), ConocoPhillips Company, 600 N. Dairy Ashford (OF 1018), P.O. Box 2197, Houston, TX 77252-2197 USA, Tel: +1 281-293-3132 Fax: +1 281-293-5529, Email:Mamdouh.M.Salama@conocophillips.com
  • Prof. Sheng Bao, Zhejiang University, College of Civil Engineering and Architecture, 338 Yuhangtang Rd, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310058, P.R. China, Tel: +86 571 88208728 China. Email:longtubao@zju.edu.cn
  • Prof. Koji Gotoh, Kyushu University, Department of Marine Systems Engineering, Motooka 744, Nishi-ku, Fukuoka 819-0395 Japan, Tel: 092 802 3457, Fax: 092 802 3368, Email:gotoh@nams.kyushu-u.ac.jp  
  • Dr. Jeong K. (J.K.) Hong, Battelle, 505 King Avenue Columbus, OH 43201, USA, Tel: 614.424.7181, Fax 614.458.7181, Email:hong@battelle.org
  • Dr. Carol Johnston, TWI Ltd, Granta Park, Great Abington, Cambridge CB21 6AL, UK, Tel: +44 (0)1223 899000 | Fax +44 (0)1223 890689, Email:carol.johnston@twi.co.uk
  • Ms. Agnes Marie Horn, Det Norske Veritas, Veritasveien 1, N-1322 Hovik, NORWAY, Tel: +47 67 57 79 53, Fax: +47 67 57 99 11, Email:Agnes.Marie.Horn@dnvgl.com
  • Dr. Bjørn Melve, Statoil ASA, Arkitekt Ebbels veg 10, Rotvoll, N-7005 Trondheim, NORWAY, Tel +47 91534891, Email:bjme@statoil.com
  • Dr. Jens Petter Tronskar, DNV GL Oil & Gas – South East Asia & Australia, Oil & Gas Technology Centre - Singapore, Tel: +65 65083919, Email:Jens.P.Tronskar@dnvgl.com
  • Prof. Xin Wang, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, K1S 5B6, Canada, Tel: (613)520-2600 X8308, Fax: (613)520-5715, Eml:Xin.Wang@carleton.ca
  • Dr. Shuwen Wen, Applications & Engineering Department, Tata Steel R&D, Swinden Technology Centre, Rotherham S60 3AR, Tel: 01709 825 533, Fax: 01709 825 337, Email:shuwen.wen@tatasteel.com
  • Dr. Yanhui Zhang, Structural Integrity Technology Group, TWI Ltd, Granta Park, Great Abington, Cambridge, CB1 6AL , UK, Tel: +44 (0)1223 899257, Fax: +44 (0) 1223 890689, Email:yanhui.zhang@twi.co.uk

Pipeline, Riser and Subsea Systems

Theodoro A. Netto,tanetto@lts.coppe.ufrj.br (coordinator)
Duane DeGeer,duane.degeer@intecsea.com  (co-coordinator)
Andrew Palmer,cvepalme@nus.edu.sg
Basim Mekha,bmekha@cuneiform-offshore.com
Celso Morooka,morooka@dep.fem.unicamp.br
Chris Timms,c.timms@cfertech.com
Howard Wang,howard.h.wang@exxonmobil.com 
Julian Hallai,julian.hallai@exxonmobil.com
Murilo Vaz,murilo@oceanica.ufrj.br
Olav Fyrileiv,olav.fyrileiv@dnvgl.com
Rafael Solano,rsolano@petrobras.com.br
Ralf Peek,ralf.peek@shell.com
Renato Silva,rsilva@petrobras.com.br 
Segen Estefen,segen@lts.coppe.ufrj.br
Spyros Karamanos,skara@mie.uth.gr
Stelios Kyriakides,skk@mail.utexas.edu
Svein Savik,svein.savik@ntnu.no
Yong Bai,bai@opr-inc.com
Zhimin Tan,Zhimin.Tan@ge.com 

OCEAN SPACE UTILIZATION

  • Arne Fredheim, Aquaculture Technology, SINTEF, Brattorkaia 17 C, Trondheim, Norway, Tel: +47- 93-45-97-21, Fax: +47-93-27-07-01, E-mail:arne.fredheim@sintef.no
  • Tomoya Inoue, Marine Technology Center, JAMSTEC, 2-15 Natsushima-cho, Yokosuka, Kanazawa 237-0061, Japan, Tel: +81-46-867-9893, Fax: +81-46-867-9915, Email:inouet@jamstec.go.jp
  • Prof. Franz-Josef Kahlen, University of Cape Town, 14 University Avenue, 7700 Rondebosch, SOUTH AFRICA, Tel: +27-21-650-4444, Fax: +27-21-650-3240, Email:fj.kahlen@uct.ac.za
  • Prof. Masashi Kashiwagi, Dept. of Naval Arch, and Ocean Engineering, Osaka University, 2-1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan, E-mail:Kashi@naoe.eng.Osaka-u.ac.jp
  • Prof. Takeshi Kinoshita, Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, 4-6-1 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan, Tel/Fax: +81-3-5452-6169, E-mail:kinoshit@iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp
  • Prof. Daisuke Kitazawa, Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, 4-6-1 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8505, Japan, Tel/Fax: +81-3-5452-6656, E-mail:dkita@iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp
  • Prof.Dr.ir. S.A. Miedema, Dept. Maritime & Transport Technology, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 2, 2628 CD Delft, The Netherlands, Tel:+31 15-27 88359, Fax:+31 15-27 81836, E-mail:S.A.Miedema@tudelft.nl
  • Prof. Wang Chien Ming, Engineering Science Programme and Department of Civil Engineering, National University of Singapore, Kent Ridge, Singapore 119260, Tel: (65)-6516-2157 Fax:(65)-6779-1635, E-mail:cvewcm@nus.edu.sg
  • Prof. Shuichi Nagata, Ocean Energy Center, Saga University, 1 Honjo-cho, Saga-shi, Saga 840-8502, Japan, Tel +81-952-28-8477, Fax: +81-952-28-8595, E-mail:nagata@ioec.saga-u.ac.jp
  • Prof. Hideyuki Suzuki, Dept. of Ocean Technology, Policy, and Environment, University of Tokyo, 5-1-5 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277-8563, Japan, Tel/Fax: +81-4-7136-4884, E-mail:suzukih@k.u-tokyo.ac.jp
  • Prof. Shigeru Tabeta, Dept. of Environment Systems, University of Tokyo, 5-1-5 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277-8563, Japan, Tel: +81-4-7136-4718, E-mail:tabeta@k.u-tokyo.ac.jp
  • Prof. Tomoaki Utsunomiya, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Kyoto University, Yoshida-onmachi, Sakyoku, Kyoto 606-8501, Japan, E-mail:utsunomi@mbox.kudpc.kyoto-u.ac.jp
  • Prof. Tetsuo Yamazaki, Dept. of Marine System Engineering, University of Osaka Prefecture, 1-1 Gakuen-cho, Nakaku, Sakai, Osaka, 599-8531, Japan, Tel: +81-72-254-8523, Fax: +81-72-254-9914, E-mail:yamazaki@marine.osakafu-u.ac.jp
  • Prof. Tomoki Ikoma, Dept. of Oceanic Architecture and Engineering, Nihon University, 7-24-1 Narashinodai, Funabasi, Chiba 274-8501, Japan, Tel: +81-47-469-5482, Fax: +81-47-469-5482, E-mail:ikoma.tomoki@nihon-u.ac.jp

Polar and Arctic Sciences and Technology

Symposium Coordinator: Dr. Walter L. Kuehnlein, SEA2ICE Ltd. & Co. KG
walter.kuehnlein@sea2ice.com
Symposium Co-Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Soeren Ehlers, Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH)
ehlers@tuhh.de

POLAR AND ARCTIC SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY

Scientific Committee Members

  • D.Sc. (Tech) R.U. Franz von Bock und Polach, Engineer in Chief, Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH), Institute for Ship Structural Design and Analysis, Schwarzenbergstrasse 95 (C), 21073 Hamburg, Germany, Tel.: +49 40-42878-6086, Fax: +49 40-428 78 60 90, Eml:franz.vonbock@tuhh.de
  • Morten Bjerkås, Department Manager - Engineering Land Trondheim, Reinertsen AS, Møllebakken 21, 7018 Trondheim, Norway, Tel: +47-90186671, Eml:morten.bjerkaas@gmail.com
  • Prof. Claude Daley, Dr. Tech., P.Eng., Professor/Discipline Chair, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Ocean and Naval Architectural Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, St. John's, NL, Canada A1B 3X5, Tel: +1-709-737-8805, Fax: +1-709-737-4042, Eml:cdaley@engr.mun.ca
  • Prof. Dr. Soeren Ehlers, (Symposium Co-Coordinator), Ship Structural Design and Analysis, Hamburg University of Technology, Schwarzenbergstrasse 95 (C), 21073 Hamburg, Germany, Tel.: +49 40-42878-3325, Fax: +49 40-428 78 60 90, Eml:ehlers@tuhh.de
  • Dr. Arne Gürtner, Senior Research Scientist, Statoil, Trondheim, Norway, Tel: +47 73 584011, Fax: +47 73 96 72 86, Eml:agrt@statoilhydro.com
  • Ian Jordaan, Principal Investigator, Ice Mechanics, Centre for Arctic Resource Development (CARD), Tel: +1-709-864 6787, Fax: +1-709-864 4706, Eml:ian.jordaan@c-core.ca
  • Dr.-Ing. Walter L. Kuehnlein, (Symposium Coordinator), Managing Director, SEA2ICE Ltd. & Co. KG, Am Kaiserkai 69, 20354 Hamburg, Germany, Tel: +49-40-8740 8480 (Hamburg), Tel: +1-281-7630 434 (Houston), +47-800-24 8 25 (Norway), Fax: +49-3212-138 9928, Eml:walter.kuehnlein@sea2ice.com
  • Rocky Taylor, PhD, Peng,Professor & CARD Chair in Ice Mechanics, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Memorial University of Newfoundland St. John's, NL, Canada A1B 3X5, Tel.: +1-709-864 4370, Fax:  +1-709-864 4706, Eml: rstaylor@mun.ca
  • Gesa Ziemer, Project Manager Arctic Technology, Hamburg Ship Model Basin, Bramfelder Strasse 164, 22305 Hamburg, Germany, Tel.: +49-40-69 203-428, Fax +49-40-69 203-345, Eml:Ziemer@hsva.de

CFD & VIV

  • Prof. Michael Bernitsas, Univ. of Michigan, NA&ME Dept., 215 NAME Bldg., 2600 Draper Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2149, Tel: (734) 764-9317, Eml: michaelb@umich.edu
  • Mr. Peimin Cao, Mooring & Riser Systems Manager, SBM Offshore, Houston, TX Tel: +1 281-848-6000, Eml: Peimin.Cao@sbmoffshore.com
  • Mr. Yiannis Constantinides, Chevron Energy Technology Company, 1400 Smith St., Houston, TX 77002 U.S.A, Tel: +1 (713) 372-2871, Eml: ycon@chevron.com
  • Mr. Stephen Cosgrove, Director, CFD, Altair Engineering, 58 Clifton Country Road, Suite 106, Clifton Park, NY 12065, Tel/Cell: +1 518 280 8790/536 1147, Eml:scosgrove@altair.com
  • Prof. Luis Eca, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, Instituto Superior Tecnico (TU Lisbon), Av. Rovisco Pais 1, 1049-001 Lisboa, Portugal, Tel/Fax: +351 218417992/7398, Eml: luis.eca@ist.utl.pt
  • Dr. Sam Holmes, Red Wing Engineering, Inc., 2685 Marine Way, Suite 1421, Mountain View, CA 94043 U.S.A. Tel/Fax: +1(650) 968-1740/852-9438, Eml:Samuel_Holmes@redwingengineering.com
  • Mr. Francisco Huera-Huarte, Universitat Rovira I Virgili, Av. Paisos Catalans, 26, Tarragona, Spain, 43007, Tel: +34 (977) 558452, Email: francisco.huera@urv.cat
  • Prof. Len Imas, Associate Professor, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ 07030, Tel: +1 201.215.5357, Eml: limas@stevens.edu
  • Prof. Rajeev K. Jaiman, National University of Singapore, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Singapore 119260, Tel: +65 66012547, Eml: mperkj@nus.edu.sg
  • Dr. Vikas Gopal Jhingran, Shell International E&P, 200 N. Dairy Ashford, Houston, TX 77079 U.S.A., Tel: +1 (281) 544-4579, Eml: Vikas.Jhingran@shell.com
  • Dr. Areti Kiara, Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA,Tel: +1 617-945-7567, Eml: areti@mit.edu
  • Mr. Halvor Lie, Research Manager - Riser and Mooring, MARINTEK, Otto Nielsens veg 10, NO-7052 Trondheim, NORWAY, Tel/Fax +47 7359 5828/7351 0034, Eml: Halvor.Lie@marintek.sintef.no
  • Dr. Yuming Liu, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Room 5-326A, MIT, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA, Tel: 617-252-1647, Eml: yuming@mit.edu
  • Mr. Kostas Lambrakos, Chief Scientist , Technip, Houston, TX 77079, Tel : (281) 249-8772, Eml : klambrakos@technip.com
  • Prof. Carl Martin Larsen, Department of Marine Technology, Faculty of Engineering Science and Technology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) NO 7491 Trondheim, Norway, Tel/Fax: +47-73-59-55-54/59-55-28, Eml: callas@ntnu.no
  • Prof. Kevin Maki, Dept. of NAME, University of Michigan, 111 NAME Building, 2600 Draper Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2145 U.S.A., Tel: (734) 936-2804, Eml: kjmaki@umich.edu
  • Dr. Raghu Menon, Asia Pacific Regional Manager, Shell India Markets Pvt Ltd, Tel: 2815447759 , Eml: raghu.menon@shell.com
  • Dr. Hayden Marcollo, Engineering Consultant, AMOG Consulting, 19 Business Park Drive, Notting Hill, Vic. 3168, Australia. Tel/Fax: +613 9542 3700/3790, Email: hayden_marcollo@amogconsulting.com
  • Prof. Yahya Modarres-Sadeghi, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Massachusetts, 160 Governors Dr., Amherst, MA 01003 USA, Tel: +1(413)545-2468, Eml: modarres@engin.umass.edu.
  • Dr. Owen H. Oakley, Jr., Consultant, 1031 White Gate Rd., Alamo, CA, 94507 U.S.A. Tel: +1(925) 842-4953, Eml: ohoakley@gmail.com
  • Dr. Muk Chen Ong, Marine Technology and Marine Operations, Dept. of Mech. & Str. Eng. & Mat'l. Sci., University of Stavanger, 4036 Stavanger, Norway.  Tel: +47 51831112, Eml:muk.c.ong@uis.no
  • Dr. Juan P. Pontaza, Shell International Exploration and Production Inc., Westhollow Technology Center, 3333 Hwy 6 South, Houston, TX 77082, Tel: +1 (281) 544 8015, Eml: Juan.Pontaza@shell.com
  • Dr. Prashant Soni , DNV GL, BDL Digitalization, veritasveien 25 Stavanger, Norway, Tel: +47 93 82 45 31, Eml: soni@dnvgl.com
  • Dr. Susan Swithenbank, United States Coast Guard Academy, 15 Mohegan Ave (den), New London CT 06340, Tel: +1 (860) 444 8682, Eml: susan.b.swithenbank@uscga.edu
  • Dr. Michael Tognarelli, Subsea Risers Engineer, Upstream Engineering Centre, BP America Production Co.;  501 Westlake Park Blvd., Houston, TX 77079, USA, Tel: (281) 366-8937, Eml: Michael.Tognarelli@BP.com
  • Prof. Michael Triantafyllou, MIT, Room 5-226, Cambridge, MA, 02139, USA, Tel/Fax: +1 (617) 253-9614/258-9389, Eml: mistetri@mit.edu
  • Dr. Guangyu Wu, Chevron Energy Technology Co., 1400 Smith St., Houston, TX 77002, Tel: +1 (713) 372-2835, Eml: Guangyu.Wu@chevron.com
  • Dr. Hongmei Yan, Chevron Energy Technology Co., 1400 Smith St., Houston, TX 77002, Tel: +1 713-372-3888, Eml: hmyan@chevron.com
  • Mr. Haining Zheng, MIT, 540 Memorial Drive, Apt 1409, Cambridge, MA 02139, Tel: 617-981-5468, Eml: hainingz@mit.edu
  • Prof. J. Kim Vandiver, M.I.T.  Room 7-133, Cambridge, MA. 02139, Tel: (617) 253-4366, Eml: kimv@mit.edu
  • Dr. Eng. Guilherme N.V.B. Vaz, MARIN, Haagsteeg 2, P.O. Box 28, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands, Tel: +31 (317) 493325, Eml: g.vaz@marin.nl
  • Prof. dr. A. E. P. (Arthur) Veldman, University of Groningen, P.O. Box 407, 9700 AK Groningen, The Netherlands, Tel: +31 (50) 3633939, Eml: a.e.p.veldman@rug.nl
  • Prof. Gustavo Assi - Department of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering , Escola Politecnica, University of Sao Paulo, Av. Prof. Mello Moraes, 2231, Cidade Universitaria, Sao Paulo - SP, 05508-900, Brazil, Tel: +55 11 30915646, Eml: g.assi@usp.br
  • Mr. Stephen Cosgrove, CFD Director, 2715 Route 9, Suite 102, Malta, NY 12020, Tel 1 248 614 2400 x1183, Eml:scosgrove@altair.com
  • Dr. Jie Wu, Research Scientist, POB 4125 Valentinlyst, NO-7450 Trondheim, Norway, Tel: +47 464 15 000, Eml:Jie.Wu@marintek.sintef.no
  • Dr. Decao Yin, Research Scientist, POB 4125 Valentinlyst, NO-7450 Trondheim, Norway, Tel: +47 919 97 166, Eml: Decao.Yin@marintek.sintef.no

OCEAN RENEWABLE ENERGY

OFFSHORE GEOTECHNICS

PETROLEUM TECHNOLOGY

  • Bernt Aadnoy, University of Stavanger, Norway
  • Babak Akbari, Louisiana State University, USA
  • Sergio N. Bordalo, University of Campinas, Brazil
  • Stephen D. Butt, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
  • Yuanhang Chen, Louisiana State University, USA
  • Arash Dahi, Louisiana State University, USA
  • Nediljka Gaurina-Međimurec, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Mahmoud Khalifeh, University of Stavanger, Norway
  • Vassilios Kelessidis, Qatar Science&Technology Park, Qatar
  • Ergun Kuru, University of Alberta, Canada
  • Celso Morooka, University of Campinas, Brazil
  • Aziz Rahman, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
  • Robello Samuel, Halliburton, USA
  • Heike Strauss, TU Bergakademie, Germany
  • Paulo Waltrich, Louisiana State University, USA
  • Wenting Qin, Chonqing University of Science of Technology, China
  • Jan David Ytrehus, SINTEF Petroleum, Norway