Open Science Research Excellence

ICNATS 2020 : International Conference on Naval Architecture and Transportation Studies

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
February 6 - 7, 2020

Call for Papers

ICNATS 2020 : International Conference on Naval Architecture and Transportation Studies is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Naval Architecture and Transportation Studies. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Naval engineering (naval architecture)
  • Advanced naval engineering
  • Naval engineering, current and common applications
  • Hydrostatics, hydrodynamics, structures and arrangements
  • Ship design and naval engineering
  • Design engineering
  • Ship technology
  • Ship manufacturing
  • Shipyard support
  • Ship design process
  • Wind tunnel, scaled model, or full scale validation
  • Ship design guidance for effective ship aerodynamic interface
  • Operational performance considerations
  • Safety advantages and disadvantages of vehicles
  • Innovative system designs
  • Operational risks and mitigation strategies
  • Autonomous and/or automated systems
  • Modeling and simulation for engineering design, operational analyses and training
  • Safety, human systems integration and training
  • Manned and unmanned vehicle operations
  • Future research and development requirements
  • Vessel design