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June 2017

Recent publications available online


Sulphur abatement options - Cost Factors

Article by Dr Elizabeth Lindstad in Bunkerspot June/July 2017.

Following the IMO decision to reduce the maximum sulphur content in exhaust gas from 3.5% to 0.5% from 2020, the article presents an analysis of alternative abatement options and comparison of their respective cost efficiencies. Read more and download the article


GHG and NOx emissions from gas fuelled engines

Report by Dag Stenersen and Ole Thonstad forNOx-fondet, Miljødirektoratet and SFI Smart Maritime.

The report describe state of the art gas engine technology for marine application. It will be presented at the coming Webinaron June 21st. Read more and download the article


Machine Learning based Data Handling Framework for Ship Energy Efficiency

Study by L.P. Perera and B. Mo published in IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology.

This study proposes a machine intelligence (MI) based data handling framework for ship performance and navigation data to improve the quality of the respective navigation strategies. Read more and download the article


Multidisciplinary Process Integration and Design Optimization of a Hybrid Marine Power System Applied to a VLCC

Conference paper by S. Alwan, K.K. Yum, S. Steen and E. Pedersen for COMPIT2017.

The paper explores the use of multidisciplinary and high-fidelity simulations for multi-objective design optimization of a marine hybrid propulsion system with application to a very large crude oil 
carrier (VLCC) tanker. Read more and download the article


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