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Proceedings of the 25th Pan-American Conference of Naval Engineering—COPINAVAL

Editors: Vega Saenz, A., Pereira, N.N., Carral Couce, L.M., Fraguela Formoso, J.A. (Eds.)

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This book presents selected contributions to the Pan-American Congress of Naval Engineering, Maritime Transport and Port Engineering (COPINAVAL), which is in its twenty-fifth edition and has become a reference event for the global maritime and port sector, attracting more and more participants from different countries.

The 2017 congress was held in Panama City, Panama, bringing together a select group of scientists, entrepreneurs, academics and professionals to discuss the latest technological advances in the maritime industry.

About the authors

Dr. Adan Vega Saenz is a mechanical engineer with a Master degree in materials science and a another one in plant engineering, all from the Technological University of Panama. He holds a PhD in marine engineering from Osaka University, Japan He is author of more than fifty scientific articles and a textbook. Dr. Vega's professional experience includes, among others, being a university professor for fifteen years at the Technological University of Panama, visiting professor at the Technological University of Bolivar and UNINORTE, both in Colombia. Academic vice president and Research Vice president at International Maritime University of Panama. Consultant of several national and international companies.

Newton Narciso Pereira joined the Fluminense Federal University (UFF), Rio de Janeiro - Brazil, - School of Metallurgical Industrial Engineering of Volta Redonda (EEIMVR) in 2016. In 2014 he completed his postdoc in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering focusing on ballast water management and control in Brazilian ports. He holds a Doctor and Master degrees in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering from the Polytechnic School of University of São Paulo. He is graduate in Naval Technology from Faculdade de Tecnologia de Jahu – UNESP and Production Engineering from Guarulhos University. He is general coordinator of Center for Sustainable System Studies (CESS-UFF) and graduate coordinator of Production Engineering course at (EEIMVR).

Dr. Luis Carral Couce holds a Ph.D. in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (Technical University of Madrid) and a Master’s degree in Maritime Law and Port Administration from the University of La Coruna (Spain). He previously worked at the former Spanish Navy shipyard of Bazan (now Navantia) prior to joining the faculty as a professor at the EPS-Ferrol, which is part of the University of La Coruna (Spain), where he continues to teach and conduct research. As a faculty specialist in Maritime Transport and Ship Auxiliary Systems he is part of the university’s Multidisciplinary Research Group (GEM). He has developed several post-graduate degree programmes at the university, including in Design, Production and Inspection of Sailing and Recreational Watercraft and Maritime Logistics and Transport. In addition, he has been the Chairman of the Spanish Association of Naval Architects in the region of Galicia for several years.

Dr. José Angel Fraguela PhD in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering. Professor at the University of A Coruña (Spain). Director, organizer, speaker in numerous masters, expert courses, specialization courses, technical conferences in Europe and Latin America. Author of numerous books and technical articles in JCR journals and other databases. Director of numerous PhD and Final Degree Projects. Member of Scientific Committees, peer reviewer and editor in International and National Congresses. President of the IPIN-SPAIN (Pan-American Institute of Naval Engineering). Member of the Consultative Council of IPIN-AMERICA.

Table of contents (40 chapters)

Table of contents (40 chapters)
  • Structural Parametric Model of an Ecological and Efficient Shuttle Tanker for Operations at the Brazilian Pre-salt Region

    Pages 3-13

    Schiller, Rodrigo A. (et al.)

  • Effect of Encountered Wave Condition on Fatigue Life Prediction of Ship Structures

    Pages 15-25

    De Gracia, Luis (et al.)

  • Numerical Model to Analyze a SNCR System to Reduce NOx

    Pages 27-33

    Galdo, M. Isabel Lamas (et al.)

  • Hydrodynamic Analysis and Propulsive Arrangement of Two Corvette Hulls with Different Operational Profiles

    Pages 35-46

    Silva, Rubens C. (et al.)

  • Welding and Straightening Simulation of a Deckhouse Structure Using Linear Inherent Strain Method

    Pages 47-56

    Hector, Ruiz (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Proceedings of the 25th Pan-American Conference of Naval Engineering—COPINAVAL
Editors
  • Adan Vega Saenz
  • Newton Narciso Pereira
  • Luis Manuel Carral Couce
  • José Angel Fraguela Formoso
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-89812-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-89812-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-89811-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-07865-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIV, 473
Number of Illustrations
30 b/w illustrations, 161 illustrations in colour
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