Papers are invited on the following subjects:

1.   Underwater Vehicles (Concepts, Design, Construction)
1.1. Autonomous (manned and unmanned)
1.2. Remotely operated
1.3. Hybrid
1.4. Underwater gliders
1.5. Hardsuits

2.  Subsystems of Underwater Vehicles

2.1. Sources of power (batteries, fuel cells, other)
2.2. Propulsion
2.3. Hydrodynamics
2.4. Strength and materials
2.5. Maneuvering, control and positioning
2.6. Navigation complexes

3. Applications of Underwater Vehicles

3.1. Subsea research
3.2. Salvage operations
3.3. Inspection
3.4. Pipeline-, cable-, and fish tracking
3.5. Port security matters
3.6. Leisure and tourism
3.7. Archaeological
3.8. Underwater Resource Management
3.9. Wide Area Autonomous Survey
3.10. Environmental Monitoring

4.  Subsea Production and Transportation Systems

4.1.   Sea mining (oil & gas, other minerals)
4.2.   Subsea risers
4.3.   Subsea pipelines and cables
4.4.   Ecological safety of subsea environment
4.5.   Sea energy generators
4.6.   Sea farming
4.7.   Carbon sequestration

5. Underwater Acoustics, Communication and Signal Processing

5.1.  Seabed mapping
5.2.  Underwater navigation
5.3.  Telecommunications
5.4.  Sonar imaging and visualization
5.5.  Data Management and Communication

6. History of evolution of subsea technology

7. Safety requirements, simulation and training

Deadlines

Submission of abstracts    –   15 February, 2014
Notification of acceptance –   28 February, 2014
Submission of full papers  –   30 April, 2014

To pre-register (Name/Country/Organization/Contact Data) write to the  Organizing Committee of SubSeaTECH2014: Professor Kirill V. Rozhdestvensky
Tel/Fax +7 812 714 2923, email
kvrxmas@yahoo.com (copy to pen2712@gmail.com )


Call for Papers


Science & Technology Society of Shipbuilders of the Russian Federation
St-Petersburg State Marine Technical University
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