Industry Interactions – Lectures by Industry Experts

Speaker & Affiliation
Topic & Date
Mr. Trevor Blakeley
Chief Executive of Royal Institution of Naval Architects, London
Challenges Facing the Maritime Industry (7 Dec 2009)
Prof. Murilo Vaz,
Dept. of Ocean Engineering, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Activities in Ocean Engineering Area in Brazil (08 Dec 2009)
Dr. George M. Fadel
Professor and Exxon Mobil Employees Chair in Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University
Multi-material or Heterogeneous Materials Modeling and Optimization (18 Mar 2010)
Prof. P.R. Gopu of University of Rhode Island, USA
Ocean Acoustics: Listening to the Secrets of the Oceans (11 May 2010)
Mr. Jitendra Prasad
Head, Regional Geosciences Lab, ONGC
Flow Assurance in Petroleum Industry
(06 May 2010)
Mr. J. Ravichandran, Chief Engineer (Drilling) of ONGC
Well Placement, Design and Construction
(07 May 2010)
Mr. Bhisham Kumar
Chief Engineer (Reservoir), ONGC, 
Black Oil Model (10 May 2010)
Dr. Prabhat Kumar
Project  Director & Distinguished Scientist
Discussed about the seawater intake structures for BHAVINI project at Kalpakkam (12 May 2010)
Mr. M.U.R.K. Rao
Datacode Global Solutions
Conducted training programme on Geosoftware (16-19 Feb 2011).
Dr Ir P.V.Chandramohan
President (Technical)
Navayuga Engineering Company Ltd, Hyderabad, India
Ship Impact on Berths
(16 Nov 2010)
Dr Phil Thompson
Chairman, BMT Marine & Offshore Surveys Ltd, UK
Ship Energy Efficiency Initiatives
(03 Jun 2010)
Dr. Srinivas Bette’
Chairman, Quasitum Inc, USA
BP well disaster in the gulf of Mexico – what happened? (01 Dec 2010)
Prof. Neil Bose
Director of  Australian Maritime College, Tasmania University
An application of paddlewheel propulsion to a high speed craft (17 Feb 2011)
Mr. Peter French  
President, RINA & CEO, British Maritime Technology (BMT) Group
Sustainable Shipping (07 Apl 2011)
Director, Centre for Infrastructure and Constructed Facilities,
Florida Atlantic University, USA
Marine Renewable Energy (17 Aug 2011)
Director of Operations, DNV-Business Assurance Region,  India and Middle East
Supply Chain Sustainability – Its Relevance in the Maritime Area
(24 Aug 2011)
Mr. MSP RAJU, Senior Surveyor, DNV Chennai
Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI) for Ships (09 Aug 2012)
Professor Robin Wallace, University of Edinburgh, UK
Marine Renewable Energy (28 Aug 2012)