Master of Science in Coastal and Marine Engineering and Management
Athul Sasikumar (CoMEM 2014-2016) won the Best Masters Thesis Presentation competition held at the Department of Civil and Transport Engineering NTNU. The Masters students participate in the competition with two qualifications rounds from which the four best presentations are selected foe the final round. The competition is based on the popular and televised Norwegian Research Grand Prix, where PhD Candidates present their research to a diverse audience. Athul Presented his work on his Masters thesis titled “Numerical Modeling of Wave Hydrodynamics and Wave Interaction with Porous Breakwaters using REEF3D”. He chose the CoMEM Track 1 study programme with two semesters each at NTNU and TU Delft and currently is with the Marine civil engineering research group at NTNU. He works with the Open source CFD model REEF3D developed at the department and is supervised by Associate Professor Hans Bihs and Post Doc Arun Kamath.
Wenjun Lu, Post Doc at NTNU awarded 2015 Chorafas Prize!
The NTNU Chorafas committee has decided to award the 2015 Chorafas Prize to Wenjun Lu. He is currently employed as a Post Doc at NTNU / IVT Faculty, Department of Civil and Transport Engineering, Marine Civil Engineering Research Group. He is also active in the NRC Center for Research Based Innovation: Sustatinable Arctic Marine and Coastal Technology (SAMCoT). Wenjun Lu is a CoMEM Alumni from the 2008-2010 cohort.
The prize is $5.000. CONGRATULATIONS!
The faculty expects to receive the check award in August, 2015. They will arrange a ceremony to present the award.
Read more about the Chorafas foundation and the award here: http://www.weizmann.ac.il/feinberg/about/dimitris-n-chorafas-prize/about-foundation-and-prize
Sonja Marie Ekrann Hammer