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Researcher: Abdussamie, N (Dr Nagi Abdussamie)

Fields of Research

Ocean engineering
Marine engineering
Ship and platform structures (incl. maritime hydrodynamics)
Decision support and group support systems
Civil geotechnical engineering
Land use and environmental planning
Agricultural biotechnology diagnostics (incl. biosensors)
Naval architecture
Numerical modelling and mechanical characterisation
Structural engineering
Environmental law
Fisheries management
Climate change impacts and adaptation

Research Objectives

Oil and gas exploration
Climate change adaptation measures (excl. ecosystem)
Expanding knowledge in engineering
Wave energy
Wind energy
Structural metal products
Natural hazards
Aquaculture fin fish (excl. tuna)
Hydrogen production from renewable energy
Renewable energy
Management of liquid waste from animal production (excl. water)
Oil and gas extraction
Oil and gas processing
Coastal sea freight transport
Tidal energy
Environmentally sustainable animal production
Domestic passenger water transport (e.g. ferries)
Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems
Assessment and management of coastal and estuarine ecosystems
Environmentally sustainable plant production
Technological and organisational innovation

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A cost and time effective prediction technique for OWC-WEC devices; 28th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference
ANFIS method for ultimate strength prediction of unstiffened plates with pitting corrosion; Ships and Offshore Structures
Assessment of operational risks of LNG and FLNG vessels during manoeuvring in bad weather conditions; 12th Pacific-Asia Offshore Mechanics Symposium
Dynamic behaviour of a TLP in waves: CFD versus model tests; 28th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference
Experimental investigation into the hydrodynamic performance of a TLP-OWC device; 28th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference
Experimental investigation of extreme wave impacts on a rigid TLP model in cyclonic conditions; Ships and Offshore Structures
Experimental investigation of wave-in-deck impact events on a TLP model; Ocean Engineering
Generation of rogue waves at model scale; Journal of Ocean Engineering and Science
Hydrodynamic performance of a floating offshore OWC wave energy converter: an experimental study; Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews
Irregular wave generation and assessment of static air gap of offshore structures; 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference
Loads and response of a tension leg platform wind turbine with non-rotating blades: An experimental study; Journal of Marine Science and Engineering
Measurements of global and local effects of wave impact on a fixed platform deck; Journal of Engineering for the Maritime Environment (Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers: Part M)
Numerical prediction of wave excitation forces on a fixed tension leg platform concept for offshore wind turbines; Australasian Coasts & Ports Conference 2019
Offshore platforms in waves-CFD simulations for devastating conditions; 12th ISOPE Pacific/Asia Offshore Mechanics Symposium 2016
Operational risk assessment of offshore transport barges; Ocean Engineering
Prediction of Ultimate Strength of Locally Corroded Plates Using ANFIS Model; PACIFIC 2017 International Maritime Conference
Prediction of wave-in-deck loads on offshore structures using CFD; 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference
Reliability of multi-purpose offshore-facilities: present status and future direction in Australia; Process Safety and Environmental Protection
Risk assessment of LNG and FLNG vessels during manoeuvring in open sea; Journal of Ocean Engineering and Science
Simulating Loads and Motions of Full-Scale Offshore Platforms in Cyclonic Wave Conditions; 2016 SPE Asia Pacific Oil & Gas Conference and Exhibition
The effect of air content and compressibility on wave-in-deck impact pressures; 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (20AFMC)
The hydrodynamic performance of an integrated semi-submersible platform with wave energy converters: a concept for multi-use platforms; Australasian Coasts & Ports Conference 2019
The impact of extreme wave events on a fixed multicolumn offshore platform; International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering
The response of a semisubmersible model under focused wave groups: Experimental investigation; Journal of Ocean Engineering and Science
Vertical wave-in-deck loading and pressure distribution on fixed horizontal decks of offshore platforms; The 24th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference
Wave-in-deck forces on fixed horizontal decks of offshore platforms; 33rd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE 2014)

Research Projects

Aquaculture Vessel Requirement scoping study; Blue Economy CRC Co (BECRC)
Blue Economy CRC: Project Initiation; Department of Industry, Innovation and Science (DoIIS)
Logistics challenges to offshore co-location of aquaculture & energy industries; Blue Economy CRC Co (BECRC)
Multi-Purpose Offshore/High Energy Platforms: Concepts and Applications; Blue Economy CRC Co (BECRC)
Review on fish pen designs and mooring systems; Blue Economy CRC Co (BECRC)
Risks & Opportunities for the Blue Economy; Blue Economy CRC Co (BECRC)
The effect of mooring systems on the operability and survivability of a floating offshore wave energy converter: Numerical and experimental investigations; Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMAREST)
Effect of Pitting Corrosion on the Structural Strength Properties of Stiffened Panels
Underwater Collision Research Facility - Phase III

Research Candidate Supervision