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Researcher: Mehr, J (Dr Javad Mehr)

Fields of Research

Ocean engineering
Mechanical engineering
Ship and platform structures (incl. maritime hydrodynamics)
Marine engineering
Electrical energy generation (incl. renewables, excl. photovoltaics)
Autonomous vehicle systems

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in engineering
Domestic passenger water transport (e.g. ferries)
Water transport
Energy storage, distribution and supply
Energy services and utilities
Automotive equipment
Solar-photovoltaic energy
Renewable energy

Career Best Publications

An experimental investigation of ride control algorithms for high-speed catamarans Part 1: Reduction of ship motions; Journal of Ship Research
An experimental investigation of ride control algorithms for high-speed catamarans Part 2: Mitigation of wave impact loads; Journal of Ship Research
An experimental investigation on slamming kinematics, impulse and energy transfer for high-speed catamarans equipped with Ride Control Systems; Ocean Engineering
Low Reynolds number performance of a model scale t-foil; International Journal of Maritime Engineering
Response of a high-speed wave-piercing catamaran to an active ride control system; Royal Institution of Naval Architects. Transactions. Part A. International Journal of Maritime Engineering

Research Publications

A new CFD method for determination of translational added mass coefficients of an underwater vehicle; Ocean Engineering
An experimental investigation of ride control algorithms for high-speed catamarans Part 1: Reduction of ship motions; Journal of Ship Research
An experimental investigation of ride control algorithms for high-speed catamarans Part 2: Mitigation of wave impact loads; Journal of Ship Research
An experimental investigation on slamming kinematics, impulse and energy transfer for high-speed catamarans equipped with Ride Control Systems; Ocean Engineering
Design of a New Cargo Vessel for Replacing Traditional Vessels in Persian Gulf
Design of a Small Fishing Vessel and a Small Cargo Vessel for the Persian Gulf; 7th National Symposium of Marine Industries
Design of an Appropriated Fishing and Cargo Vessel for Replacing Old Vessels in the Persian Gulf; 14th Conference of Iran Marine Organizations
Determination of drag and lift related coefficients of an auv using computational and experimental fluid dynamics methods; Transactions of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects Part A: International Journal of Maritime Engineering
Hull Form Comparison Between Old Fishing and Cargo Vessels in the Persian Gulf; 6th National Symposium of Marine Industries
Hydrodynamic characteristic curves and behavior of flow around a surface-piercing propeller using computational fluid dynamics based on FVM; Ocean Engineering
International accolades for Tassie engineers
Low Reynolds number performance of a model scale t-foil; International Journal of Maritime Engineering
Mitigation of slamming of large wave-piercing catamarans; 30th Symposium on Naval Hydrodynamics
Modification of propeller and stern of a 2500t cargo vessel; 11th National Symposium of Marine Industries
Numerical investigation on the effect of shaft inclination angle on hydrodynamic characteristics of a surface-piercing propeller; Applied Ocean Research
Optimisation of ride control operation to reduce motions and loads of high-speed catamarans; 14th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation
Outcomes of recent work on the optimisation of ride control operation to reduce motions and loads of high‐speed catamarans; 38th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE 2019)
Response of a high-speed wave-piercing catamaran to an active ride control system; Royal Institution of Naval Architects. Transactions. Part A. International Journal of Maritime Engineering
Statistical Study on Small Active Cargo and Passenger Fleets in the World; 10th National Symposium of Marine Industries
Statistical Study on Small Passenger, Fishing and Cargo Vessels in the World; 10th National Symposium of Marine Industries
Study on Sailing in the Persian Gulf and Offering an Optimized Pattern of Passenger Vessel for the Persian Gulf; 10th National Symposium of Marine Industries
The Influence of Ride Control Systems on the Motion and Load Response of a Hydroelastic Segmented Catamaran Model
The Medal of Distinction of The Royal Institution of Naval Architects for Response of a high-speed wave piercing catamaran to an active ride control system

Research Projects

Effect of rudder deflection on vessel dynamic heel; OMC International (OMC)
Offshore Sustainable Hybrid Power Systems; Blue Economy CRC Co (BECRC)

Research Candidate Supervision