2015 Maynooth University Wave Energy Workshop

Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 09:00
GlenRoyal Hotel, Maynooth, Co Kildare

UPDATE: January 2015 - Photographs from the Workshop can be found on Flickr
Workshop on “Towards Nonlinear Modelling and Control of Wave Energy Devices”

The Centre for Ocean Energy Research (COER) at Maynooth University, Ireland will host its 4th workshop event on Thursday 15th January 2015. The event is limited to 100 delegates in total and a nominal registration fee of €30 will be charged to cover hospitality (lunch and 2 coffee-breaks included). We are also soliciting a call for posters to complement our set of invited presentations.
Venue:  Glenroyal Hotel, Maynooth Timetable: 9 am – 6 pm

CALL FOR POSTERS & PARTICIPANTS
Posters are solicited from both industry and academia in areas falling under the broad title of nonlinear modelling and control in wave energy. Prospective presenters should email a 1-page abstract to Dr. Paula Garcia Rosa (paula.garciarosa@eeng.nuim.ie), outlining their contribution.
Registration to the workshop is not restricted to poster presenters. All are welcome to attend! Places are allocated on a first-come basis with registration fee paid.
Further information on the event will be posted on the COER website  as it becomes available. If you have any additional questions, please contact Dr. Paula Garcia Rosa, or Prof. John Ringwood
Deadline for abstract submissions: 19th December 2014. Registrations will be taken up to January 13th 2015, or until places have been filled.

LIST OF INVITED SPEAKERS
Prof. Alain Clement Ecole Centrale Nantes, France
Prof. Marta Molinas NTNU, Norway
Dr. Josh Davidson COER, Maynooth University, Ireland
Prof. Umesh Korde South Dakota School of Mines, USA
Prof. Alessandro Alstolfi Imperial College, UK
Dr. Thomas Abadie UCD, Ireland
Dr. Gordon Lightbody UCC, Ireland
Dr. Ken Doherty Aquamarine Power Ltd., UK
Prof. Jens Peter Kofoed Aalborg University, Denmark
Dr. David Forehand University of Edinburgh, UK
Dr. Giorgio Bacelli Sandia National Laboratories, USA