ESREL 2018


– REliability and Safety Engineering and Technology for large maritime engineering systems (RESET) / Maritime Safety and Smart Shipping (MSSS) Workshop, 20 - 21 June 2018


Session 1 | Session 2 | Session 3



Wednesday 20 June

14:00 - 15:20
Session 1 Location: R93
Chair: Jin Wang (Liverpool John Moores University)

14:00 Workshop opening
Jin Wang
RESET Coordinator

14:10 Challenges and developments of water transportation safety under intelligent environment
Xinping Yan
Wuhan University of Technology, China

14:40 Effect of heave plate on dynamic response of floating offshore wind turbines
Qinwei Ding
University of Plymouth, UK

15:00 Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Assessment for Offshore Structures in Andaman Sea
Teraphan Ornthammarath
Mahidol University, Thailand

15:20 - 15:40
Coffee break
15:40 - 17:20
Session 2 Location: R93
Chair: Xinping Yan (Wuhan University of Technology)

15:40 Publish Successfully – some important aspects: a guide for young researchers
Michael Beer
Leibniz University Hanover, Germany

16:00 Adaptive meta-heuristic to predict dent depth damage in the fixed offshore structures
Wonsiri Punurai
Mahidol University, Thailand

16:20 A novel navigational risk analysis method using interval type-2 fuzzy sets
Di Zhang
Wuhan University of Technology, China

16:40 Crack Growth Behaviour for Uncertain Initial Crack Size Based on Fuzzy Finite Element Method
Salvinder Sigh
National University of Malaysia, Malaysia

17:00 RESET project meeting
All RESET members

End of day 1

Thursday 21 June

10:00 - 11:40
Session 3 Location: R93
Chair: Michael Beer (Leibniz University Hanover)

10:00 Study on seafarers’ emotion identification during watch-keeping using bridge simulation
Di Zhang
Wuhan University of Technology, China

10:20 Incremental fatigue damage simulation for reliability assessment of steel wire ropes under fretting fatigue conditions
Mohd Nasir Tamin
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia

10:40 An investigation and statistical analysis into the incidents and failures associated with dynamic positioning systems
Sean Loughney
Liverpool John Moores University, UK

11:00 Efficient Simulation Tools for the Reliability Analysis of Large Systems
Matteo Broggi
Leibniz University Hannover, Germany

11:20 Uncertainty analysis of structural reliability considering ice loads from a model for estimating ship performance in ice
Floris Goerlandt
Aalto University, Finland

End of day 2





Time and place
17-21 June 2018
Venue: Realfagbygget, NTNU, Trondheim
Street address: Høgskoleringen 5

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