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Researcher: Lawrence, N (Associate Professor Norman Lawrence)

Fields of Research

Ship and Platform Hydrodynamics
Higher Education
Engineering
Structural Engineering
Maritime Engineering
Marine Engineering
Science, Technology and Engineering Curriculum and Pedagogy

Research Objectives

Water Safety
Education and Training Systems
Education and Training Systems Policies and Development
International Sea Freight Transport (excl. Live Animal Transport)
Nautical Equipment (excl. Yachts)
Structural Metal Products
Learner Development
Navy
Syllabus and Curriculum Development

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A new approach for the large deflection finite element analysis of isotropic and composite plates with arbitrary orientated stiffeners; Finite Elements in Analysis and Design
Cultivating Graduate Attributes in First Year Students; International Conference on Innovation, Good Practice and Research in Engineering Education
Develop a Condition Based Maintenance model for a vessel's main propulsion system and related subsystems; Maritime Navigation and Safety of Sea Transportation
Engineering and re-engineering learning discussion in a fully online unit; AAEE
Engineering and re-engineering learning discussions in a fully online unit; Engineering Education: an Australian Perspective
Enhancing Critical Thinking Skills in First Year Engineering Students; Engineering Education Conference
Generic Graduate Attributes in Maritime Engineering; International Conference on Education, Training and Continuing Development of Marine Engineers in Maritime Industry
Geometric Non-Linear analysis of Stiffened Structures: A Review; International Maritime Conference, Pacific
Geometrically non-linear analysis of composite stiffened & sandwhich structures using the finite element method; 19th Australasian conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials
Learning through Industry-Focussed and Team-Based Ship Design Projects; AAEE

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

Develop a Condition Based Maintenance Model for a Vessel's Main Propulsion System and Related Subsystems
Modelling of Heavy Fuel Oil Sprey Combustion using Continuous Thermodynamics
Non-Linear Buckling and Large Deflection Analyses of Isotropic and Composite Stiffened Panels using an Arbitrarily Orientated Stiffened Element Approach
Stochastic Optimisation of America's Cup Class Yachts