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Dr Philipp Thies

Publications

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| 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 |

2019

  • Mackay EBL, Feichtner A, Tabor G, Thies P, Johanning L. (2019) Modelling Wave Interaction with Thin Porous Structures using OpenFOAM, 13th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, Napoli, Italy, 1st - 6th Sep 2019.
  • Arini RN, Thies PR, Johanning L, Ransley E, Brown S, Xie N, Greaves D. (2019) Feasibility Study of Mooring Lines Design for a Floating Tidal Turbine Platform Using Double Hull Structure, International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, Glasgow, Uk, 9th - 14th Jun 2019, 38th OMAE2019.
  • Abaei MM, Arini NR, Thies PR, Johanning L. (2019) Failure Estimation of Offshore Renewable Energy Devices Based on Hierarchical Bayesian Approach, International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering Conference, Glasgow, Uk, 9th - 14th Jun 2019, 37th OMAE2019.
  • Khalid F. (2019) Reliability assessment approach through geospatial mapping for offshore wind energy. [PDF]
  • Harrold M, Thies PR, Newsam D, Bittencourt Ferreira C, Johanning L. (2019) Modeling a non-linear mooring system for floating offshore wind using a hydraulic cylinder analogy, Proceedings of the ASME 2019 38th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering OMAE 2019, Glasgow, Uk, 9th - 14th Jun 2019. [PDF]
  • Dorward M, Sellar B, Old C, Thies PR. (2019) Currents, Waves and Turbulence Measurement: A view from multiple Industrial-Academic Projects in Tidal Stream Energy, 2019 IEEE/OES Twelfth Current, Waves and Turbulence Measurement (CWTM), San Diego, Usa, 10th - 13th Mar 2019, https://proceedings.cwtm2019.org/sessions.cfm. [PDF]
  • Smith RE, Pillai AC, Tabor G, Thies PR, Johanning L. (2019) Impact of Rotor Misalignment Due to Platform Motions on Floating Offshore Wind Turbine Blade Loads, Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE2019, Glasgow, Uk, 9th - 14th Jun 2019. [PDF]
  • Pillai AC, Thies PR, Johanning L. (2019) Impact of Simulation Duration Analysis for Offshore Floating Wind Turbines Using a Coupled FAST-OrcaFlex Model, Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE2019, Glasgow, Uk, 9th - 14th Jun 2019. [PDF]
  • Rinaldi G, Pillai AC, Thies PR, Johanning L. (2019) Multi-objective optimization of the operation and maintenance assets of an offshore wind farm using genetic algorithms, Wind Engineering, DOI:10.1177/0309524X19849826. [PDF]

2018

  • Walsh J. (2018) Acoustic Emission Technology for Engineering Health Monitoring of a Wave Energy Converter. [PDF]
  • Koltsidopoulos Papatzimos A, Dawood T, Thies PR. (2018) Data Insights from an Offshore Wind Turbine Gearbox Replacement, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, volume 1104, no. 1, DOI:10.1088/1742-6596/1104/1/012003. [PDF]
  • Papatzimos AK, Dawood T, Thies PR. (2018) Operational Data to Maintenance Optimization: Closing the Loop in Offshore Wind O&M, ASME, 1st International Offshore Wind Technical Conference IOWTC2018, San Francisco, Ca, Usa, 4th - 7th Nov 2018. [PDF]
  • Harrold M, Thies PR, Newsham D, Bittencourt Ferreira C, Johanning L. (2018) Dynamic Load Reduction and Station Keeping Mooring System for Floating Offshore Wind, ASME, 1st International Offshore Wind Technical Conference IOWTC2018, San Francisco, Ca , Usa, 4th - 7th Nov 2018. [PDF]
  • Fahrni L, Thies PR, Johanning L, Cowles J. (2018) Scope and feasibility of autonomous robotic subsea intervention systems for offshore inspection, maintenance and repair, RENEW 2018, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon, 8th - 10th Oct 2018, https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=BjhyDwAAQBAJ, volume 3, no. 1, pages 771-778, DOI:10.1201/9780429505324. [PDF]
  • Pillai AC, Thies PR, Johanning L. (2018) Mooring System Design Optimization Using a Surrogate Assisted Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm, Engineering Optimization, DOI:10.1080/0305215X.2018.1519559. [PDF]
  • Matthew GS, Fitch-Roy OWF, Connor PM, Woodman B, Thies P, Hussain E, Mahmood H, Abusara M, Yan X, Hardwick J. (2018) ICE report T2.1.2 - ICE general methodology, INTERREG, University of Exeter, 52 pages. [PDF]
  • Serret J, Rodriguez C, Tezdogan T, Stratford T, Thies PR. (2018) Code comparison of a NREL-FAST model of the Levenmouth wind turbine with the GH bladed commissioning results, OMAE 2018, Madrid, Spain, 17th - 22nd Jun 2018, 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore & Arctic Engineering. [PDF]
  • Thies PR, Worden Hodge C, Bateman W, Yuan Z, Bruce T. (2018) Coupled Modelling of a non-linear Wave Energy Converter and Hydraulic PTO, Proc. 28th Int Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE), Sapporo, Japan, 10th - 15th Jun 2018. [PDF]
  • Rinaldi G, Portillo JCC, Khalid F, Henriques JCC, Thies PR, Gato LMC, Johanning L. (2018) Multivariate analysis of the reliability, availability, and maintainability characterizations of a Spar–Buoy wave energy converter farm, Journal of Ocean Engineering and Marine Energy, pages 1-17, DOI:10.1007/s40722-018-0116-z. [PDF]
  • Pillai AC, Thies PR, Johanning L. (2018) Comparing Frequency and Time-Domain Simulations for Geometry Optimization of a Floating Offshore Wind Turbine Mooring System, ASME 2018 International Offshore Wind Technical Conference, San Francisco, Usa, 4th - 7th Nov 2018. [PDF]
  • Giovanni R, Pillai AC, Thies P, Johanning L. (2018) Verification and Benchmarking Methodology for O&M Planning and Optimization Tools in the Offshore Renewable Energy Sector, 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, Madrid, 17th - 22nd Jun 2018, OMAE 2018, no. OMAE2018-77176. [PDF]
  • Johanning L, Weller S, Thies P, Holmes B, Griffiths J. (2018) Device Design, Wave and Tidal Energy, John Wiley & Sons, 151-190.
  • Koltsidopoulos Papatzimos A, Dawood T, Thies PR. (2018) Cost-effective risk-based inspection planning for offshore wind farms, Insight: Non-Destructive Testing and Condition Monitoring, volume 60, no. 6, pages 299-305, DOI:10.1784/insi.2018.60.6.299. [PDF]
  • Mackay EBL, Feichtner A, Smith R, Thies P, Johanning L. (2018) Verification of a Boundary Element Model for Wave Forces on Structures with Porous Elements, RENEW 2018, 3rd International Conference on Renewable Energies Offshore, Lisbon, Portugal, 8th - 10th Oct 2018.
  • Johanning L, Weller SD, Thies PR, Holmes B, Griffiths J. (2018) Device Design, Wave and Tidal Energy, Wiley-Blackwell, 151-190, DOI:10.1002/9781119014492.ch5. [PDF]
  • Pillai AC, Thies PR, Johanning L. (2018) Optimization of Mooring Line Axial Stiffness Characteristics for Offshore Renewable Energy Applications, The Twenty-eighth (2018) International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference, Sapporo, Japan, 10th - 15th Jun 2018. [PDF]
  • Luxmoore JF, Thies PR, Grey S, Newsam D, Johanning L. (2018) Performance and reliability testing of an active mooring system for peak load reduction, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part M: Journal of Engineering for the Maritime Environment, volume 232, no. 1, pages 130-140, DOI:10.1177/1475090217716859. [PDF]
  • Gordelier T, Parish D, Thies PR, Weller S, Davies P, Gac PYL, Johanning L. (2018) Assessing the performance durability of elastomeric moorings: Assembly investigations enhanced by sub-component tests, Ocean Engineering, volume 155, pages 411-424, DOI:10.1016/j.oceaneng.2018.02.014. [PDF]

2017

  • Papatzimos AK, Dawood T, Thies PR. (2017) On risk-based inspections for offshore wind farms: A case study, 56th Annual Conference of the British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing, NDT 2017.
  • Ye H, Kalhoro MA, Morozov E, Tang D, Wang S, Thies PR. (2017) Increased chlorophyll-a concentration in the South China Sea caused by occasional sea surface temperature fronts at peripheries of eddies, International Journal of Remote Sensing, volume 0, pages 1-16, article no. 0, DOI:10.1080/01431161.2017.1399479. [PDF]
  • Pillai AC, Thies P, Johanning L. (2017) Development of a Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm for the Design of Offshore Renewable Energy Systems, Advances in Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, article no. 26/1, DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-67988-4. [PDF]
  • Rinaldi G, Thies PR, Walker R, Johanning L. (2017) A decision support model to optimise the operation and maintenance strategies of an offshore renewable energy farm, Ocean Engineering, volume 145, pages 250-262, DOI:10.1016/j.oceaneng.2017.08.019. [PDF]
  • Ewart LB, Thies PR, Stratford T, Barltrop N. (2017) Optimising Structural Loading and Power Production for Floating Wave Energy Converters, Proc. of the 12th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, Cork, Ireland, 27th Aug - 1st Sep 2017. [PDF]
  • Parish DN, Herduin M, Thies PR, Gordelier T, Johanning L. (2017) Reducing Peak & Fatigue Mooring Loads: A Validation Study for Elastomeric Moorings, Proc. of the 12th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, Cork, Ireland, 27th Aug - 1st Sep 2017. [PDF]
  • Rinaldi G, Thies PR, Johanning L. (2017) A coupled Monte Carlo - Evolutionary Algorithm approach to optimise offshore renewables O&M, Proc of the 12th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, Cork, Ireland, 27th Aug - 1st Sep 2017. [PDF]
  • Jamieson W, Bateman W, Oterkus E, Thies PR, Robinson A. (2017) Composite Design of a Curved OSWEC, Proc of the 12th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, Cork, Ireland, 27th Aug - 1st Sep 2017. [PDF]
  • Allsop S, Peyrard C, Bousseau P, Thies PR. (2017) Adapting Conventional Tools to Analyse Ducted and Open Centre Tidal Stream Turbines, Proceedings of the 12th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, Cork, Ireland, 27th Aug - 1st Sep 2017. [PDF]
  • Kenny CJ, Findlay D, Thies PR, Shek J, Lazakis I. (2017) Lessons Learned from 3 Years of Failure: Validating an FMEA with Historical Failure Data, Proc. of the 12th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, Cork, Ireland, 27th Aug - 1st Sep 2017. [PDF]
  • Allsop S, Peyrard C, Thies PR, Boulougouris E, Harrison GP. (2017) Hydrodynamic analysis of a ducted, open centre tidal stream turbine using blade element momentum theory, Ocean Engineering, volume 141, pages 531-542, DOI:10.1016/j.oceaneng.2017.06.040. [PDF]
  • Blondel P, Thies PR, Walsh J, Garrett JK, Godley B, Witt M, Johanning L. (2017) Acoustic life cycle assessment of offshore renewables—Implications from a wave-energy converter deployment in Falmouth Bay, UK, Underwater Acoustics Conference and Exhibition Series, Skiathos Island, Greece, 3rd - 8th Sep 2017, The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, volume 141, no. 3923, DOI:10.1121/1.4988867.
  • Pillai AC, Thies P, Johanning L. (2017) Development of a Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm for the Design of Offshore Renewable Energy Systems, 12th World Congress of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Braunschweig; Germany, 5th - 9th Jun 2017, WCSMO12, volume 12, DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-67988-4_149. [PDF]
  • Ewing FJ, Thies PR, Waldron B, Shek J, Wilkinson M. (2017) Reliability prediction for offshore renewable energy: Data driven insights, Proc. of the ASME 2017 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, OMAE 2017, Trondheim, Norway, 20th - 25th Jun 2017, OMAE2017-62281. [PDF]
  • Sepulveda M, Shek J, Thies PR, Oterkus E, Davies P, Spring M. (2017) Physics-based gearbox failure model for multi-MW offshore wind turbines, Proc. of the ASME 2017 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, OMAE 2017, Trondheim, Norway, 20th - 25th Jun 2017, OMAE2017-62257. [PDF]
  • Shah S, Buckland H, Thies PR, Cohen C, Bruce T. (2017) De-Risking marine energy project development through improved financial uncertainty analysis, Proc. of the ASME 2017 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, OMAE 2017, Trondheim, Norway, 20th - 25th Jun 2017, OMAE2017-61667. [PDF]
  • Thies PR, Johanning L, Dobral D. (2017) Parametric sensitivity study of submarine power cable design for marine renewable energy applications, Proc. of the ASME 2017 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, OMAE 2017, Trondheim, Norway, 20th - 25th Jun 2017, OMAE2017-62208. [PDF]
  • Koltsidopoulos Papatzimos A, Dawood T, Thies PR. (2017) An integrated data management approach for offshore wind turbine failure root cause analysis, Proc. of the ASME 2017 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, OMAE 2017, Trondheim, Norway, 20th - 25th Jun 2017, OMAE2017-62279. [PDF]
  • Paterson J, Amico FD, Thies PR, Kurt E, Harrison G. (2017) Offshore wind installation vessels – A comparative assessment for UK offshore rounds 1 and 2, Ocean Engineering, volume Volume 148, pages 637-649, DOI:10.1016/j.oceaneng.2017.08.008. [PDF]
  • Koltsidopoulos Papatzimos A, Dawood T, Thies PR. (2017) Towards automated and integrated data collection - standardising workflow processes for the offshore wind industry, Offshore Wind Energy 2017, London, Uk, 6th - 8th Jun 2017. [PDF]
  • Wilkinson L, Whittaker TJT, Thies PR, Day D, Ingram D. (2017) The power-capture of a nearshore, modular, flap-type wave energy converter in regular waves, Ocean Engineering, DOI:10.1016/j.oceaneng.2017.04.016. [PDF]
  • Bashir I, Walsh J, Thies PR, Weller SD, Blondel P, Johanning L. (2017) Underwater acoustic emission monitoring – Experimental investigations and acoustic signature recognition of synthetic mooring ropes, Applied Acoustics, volume 121, pages 95-103, DOI:10.1016/j.apacoust.2017.01.033. [PDF]

2016

  • Sepulveda M, Davies P, Spring M, Shek J, Thies PR, Oterkus E. (2016) Risk assessment of an offshore wind turbine and remaining useful life estimation of the power converter. Improving availability by prioritising failures with higher risk to operation, International Conference on Offshore Renewable Energy - CORE 2016, Glasgow, Uk, 12th - 14th Sep 2016. [PDF]
  • Ewart LB, Barltrop N, Findlay D, Thies PR, Stratford T. (2016) Steel-concrete connections for floating wave energy converters, International Conference on Offshore Renewable Energy - CORE 2016, Glasgow, Uk, 12th - 14th Sep 2016. [PDF]
  • Rinaldi G, Johanning L, Thies PR, Walker RT. (2016) A novel reliability-based simulation tool for offshore renewable technologies, Progress in Renewable Energies Offshore - Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Renewable Energies Offshore, RENEW 2016, pages 775-784.
  • Walsh J, Bashir I, Garrett JK, Thies PR, Blondel P, Johanning L. (2016) Monitoring the condition of Marine Renewable Energy Devices through underwater Acoustic Emissions: Case study of a Wave Energy Converter in Falmouth Bay, UK, Renewable Energy, volume 102, Part A, pages 205-213, DOI:10.1016/j.renene.2016.10.049. [PDF]
  • Khalid F, Thies PR, Johanning L. (2016) Reliability assessment of tidal stream energy: significance for large-scale deployment in the UK, Renew 2016 2nd International Conference on Renewable Energies Offshore, Lisbon, Portugal, 24th - 26th Oct 2016. [PDF]
  • Allsop S, Peyrard C, Thies PR, Boulougouris E, Harrison GP. (2016) A validated BEM model to analyse hydrodynamic loading on tidal stream turbines blades, Asian Wave and Tidal Energy Conference (AWTEC), Singapore, 25th - 28th Oct 2016. [PDF]
  • Shah S, Buckland H, Thies PR, Bruce T. (2016) Combining Tidal Energy Yiled Uncertainties, Asian Wave and Tidal Conference (AWTEC) 2016, Singapore, 24th - 28th Oct 2016. [PDF]
  • Rinaldi G, Thies P, Johanning L, Walker R. (2016) A Computational Tool for the Pro-Active Management of Offshore Farms, CORE 2016, Glasgow, 12th - 14th Sep 2016. [PDF]
  • Rinaldi G, Thies PR, Walker R, Johanning L. (2016) On the Analysis of a Wave Energy Farm with Focus on Maintenance Operations, Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, volume 4, pages 51-51, article no. 3, DOI:10.3390/jmse4030051. [PDF]
  • Walsh J, Bashir I, Thies PR, Johanning L, Blondel P. (2016) Modelling the propagation of underwater acoustic emissions for condition monitoring of marine renewable energy, Renew 2016 2nd International Conference on Renewable Energies Offshore, Lisbon, Portugal, 24th - 26th Oct 2016. [PDF]
  • Kenny CJ, Findlay D, Lazakis I, Shek J, Thies PR. (2016) Control and Instrumentation Topologies for an Integrated Wave Energy Array, Renew 2016 2nd International Conference on Renewable Energies Offshore, Lisbon, Portugal, 24th - 26th Oct 2016. [PDF]
  • Rinaldi G, Johanning L, Thies P, Walker R. (2016) On the optimization of the operation and maintenance procedures for marine renewables, 3rd PRIMaRE conference, University Of Bath, Bath, Uk, 5th - 6th Jul 2016, Proceeding of the 3rd PRIMaRE conference, pages 35-35.
  • Khalid F, Thies P, Johanning L. (2016) Influence of metocean parameters on subassembly reliability levels, 3rd PRIMaRE conference, University Of Bath, Bath, Uk, 5th - 6th Jul 2016.
  • Kenny CJ, Findlay D, Lazakis I, Shek J, Thies PR. (2016) Development of a Condition Monitoring System for an Articulated Wave Energy Converter, European Safety and Reliability Conference, Glasgow, 25th - 29th Sep 2016. [PDF]
  • Harnois V, Thies PR, Johanning L. (2016) On Peak Mooring Loads and the Influence of Environmental Conditions for Marine Energy Converters, Journal of Marine Sciences and Engineering, volume Vol. 4, no. Issue 2, article no. 29, DOI:10.3390/jmse4020029. [PDF]
  • Allsop S, Peyrard C, Thies PR. (2016) A BEMT model for a high solidity, hubless and ducted tidal stream turbine, 5th Oxford Tidal Energy Workshop, Oxford, Uk, 21st - 22nd Mar 2016. [PDF]
  • Luxmoore J, Grey S, Newsam D, Thies PR, Johanning L. (2016) Performance Assessment of a Novel Active Mooring System for Load Reduction in Marine Energy Converters, International Conference on Ocean Energy (ICOE), Edinburgh, Uk, 23rd - 25th Feb 2016. [PDF]
  • Rinaldi G, Johanning L, Thies PR, Walker RT. (2016) Comparison of offshore renewable technologies using a reliability-based simulation tool, 2nd International Conference on Renewable Energies, Lisbon, Portugal, 24th - 28th Oct 2016. [PDF]
  • Thies PR, Johanning L, Bashir I, Tuk T, Tuk M, Marta M, Mueller-Schuetze S. (2016) Accelerated reliability testing of articulated cable bend restrictor for offshore wind applications, International Journal of Marine Energy, volume 16, pages 65-82, DOI:10.1016/j.ijome.2016.05.006. [PDF]
  • Marsh G, Wignall C, Thies PR, Barltrop N, Incecik A, Venugopal V, Johanning L. (2016) Review and application of Rainflow residue processing techniques for accurate fatigue damage estimation, International Journal of Fatigue, volume 82, pages 757-765, DOI:10.1016/j.ijfatigue.2015.10.007. [PDF]

2015

  • Dorenbusch J, Canedo J, Leao A, Rodríguez Arias R, Glez. De Lena V, Johanning L, Thies PR, Parish D, Weller S. (2015) Fibre Ropes for Taut Mooring Lines for Marine Energy Converters (Fibre Taut 2), MARINET. [PDF]
  • Thies PR, Tuk T, Tuk M, Marta M, Müller-Schütze S. (2015) Accelerated reliability testing of articulated cable bend restrictor for offshore wind applications, MARINET. [PDF]
  • Weller SD, Thies PR, Gordelier T, Johanning L. (2015) Reducing Reliability Uncertainties for Marine Renewable Energy, Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, volume 3, no. 4, pages 1349-1361, DOI:10.3390/jmse3041349. [PDF]
  • Herduin M, Banfield S, Weller S, Thies PR, Johanning L. (2015) Abrasion process between a fibre mooring line and a corroded steel element during the transit and commissioning of a Marine Renewable Energy device, Engineering Failure Analysis, DOI:10.1016/j.engfailanal.2015.11.037. [PDF]
  • Gordelier T, Parish D, Thies PR, Johanning L. (2015) A novel mooring tether for highly dynamic offshore applications; mitigating peak and fatigue loads via selectable axial stiffness, Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, volume Spec. Iss. Selected Papers from the ASRANet International Conference on Offshore Renewable Energy, no. 4, pages 1287-1310, DOI:10.3390/jmse3041287. [PDF]
  • Thies PR, Johanning L, Karikari-Boateng KA, Ng C, McKeever P. (2015) Component reliability test approaches for marine renewable energy, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part O: Journal of Risk and Reliability, volume 229, no. 5, pages 403-416, DOI:10.1177/1748006X15580837. [PDF]
  • Walsh J, Bashir I, Thies PR, Johanning L, Blondel P. (2015) Acoustic emission health monitoring of marine renewables: Illustration with a wave energy converter in Falmouth Bay (UK), OCEANS’15 MTS/IEEE, Genova, Italy, 19th May - 21st Apr 2015, MTS/IEEE OCEANS 2015 - Genova: Discovering Sustainable Ocean Energy for a New World, DOI:10.1109/OCEANS-Genova.2015.7271455. [PDF]
  • Weller SD, Thies PR, Gordelier T, Davies P, Johanning L. (2015) The Role of Accelerated Testing in Reliability Prediction, 11th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference EWTEC2015, Nantes, France, 6th - 11th Sep 2015. [PDF]
  • Rodríguez A, Weller SD, Canedo J, Rodríguez R, González de Lena V, Thies PR, Parish D, Johanning L, Leão A. (2015) Performance Comparison of Marine Renewable Energy Converter Mooring Lines Subjected to Real Sea and Accelerated Loads, 11th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference EWTEC2015, Nantes, Paris, 6th - 11th Sep 2015. [PDF]
  • Marta M, Mueller-Schuetze S, Ottersberg H, Isus D, Johanning L, Thies PR. (2015) Development of dynamic submarine MV power cable design solutions for floating offshore renewable energy applications, Jicable'15 - 9th International Conference on Insulated Power Cables, Paris, France, 21st - 25th Jun 2015. [PDF]
  • Thies PR, Crowley S, Johanning L, Micklethwaite W, Ye H, Tang D, Cui L, Li X. (2015) Novel Mooring Design Options for high-intensity typhoon conditions - An investigation for wave energy in China, Structural Load & Fatigue on Floating Structures, London, 25th - 26th Feb 2015. [PDF]
  • Harnois V, Weller S, Johanning L, Thies PR, Le Boulluec M, Le Roux D, Soulé V, Ohana J. (2015) Numerical model validation for mooring systems: Method and application for wave energy converters, Renewable Energy, volume 75, March 2015, Pages –, pages 869-887, DOI:10.1016/j.renene.2014.10.063. [PDF]

2014

2013

  • Gordelier T, Johanning L, Thies PR. (2013) Reliability verification of mooring components for floating marine energy converters, Ocean Renewable Energy - Energies Marines Renouvelables - EMR-2013. [PDF]
  • Thies PR, Johanning L, Gordelier T, Vickers A, Weller S. (2013) Physical component testing to simulate dynamic marine load conditions, Nantes, France, 9th - 14th Jun 2013, Proc. of 32nd ASME Int. Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE), volume Vol. 2B: Structures, Safety and Reliability, DOI:10.1115/OMAE2013-10820. [PDF]
  • Thies PR, Johanning L, Gordelier T. (2013) Component reliability testing for wave energy converters: Rationale and implementation, Aalborg, Denmark, 2nd - 5th Sep 2013, Proc. of 10th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference EWTEC. [PDF]
  • Harnois V, Johanning L, Thies PR. (2013) Wave Conditions Inducing Extreme Mooring Loads on a Dynamically Responding Moored Structure, Aalborg, Denmark, 2nd - 5th Sep 2013, Proc. of 10th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference EWTEC. [PDF]

2012

2011

  • Thies PR, Johanning L, Smith GH. (2011) Towards component reliability testing for marine energy converters, Ocean Engineering, volume 38, no. 2–3, pages 360-370, DOI:10.1016/j.oceaneng.2010.11.011. [PDF]
  • Thies PR, Johanning L, Smith GH. (2011) Assessing loading regimes and failure modes of marine power cables in marine energy applications, 19th AR2TS – Advances in Risk and Reliability Technology Symposium, Stratford-upon-avon, 12th - 14th Apr 2011, Proc. of 19th Advances in Risk and Reliability Technology Symposium [AR2TS], pages 237-251. [PDF]
  • Johanning L, Thies PR, Parish D, Smith GH. (2011) Offshore Reliability approach for floating renewable energy devices, OMAE, Rotterdam, 19th - 24th Jun 2011, Proc. of 30th Int. Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE), no. OMAE2011-49844.
  • Johanning L, Thies PR, Parish D, Smith GH. (2011) Offshore reliability approach for floating renewable energy devices, Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE, volume 2, pages 579-588. [PDF]
  • Thies PR, Johanning L, Smith GH. (2011) Towards component reliability testing for marine energy converters, Ocean Engineering, volume 38, pages 360 - 370-360 - 370, article no. 2–3, DOI:10.1016/j.oceaneng.2010.11.011. [PDF]

2010

  • Thies PR, Johanning L. (2010) Development of a marine component testing facility for marine energy converters, 3rd Int. conference on Ocean Energy (ICOE 2010), Bilbao, 6th - 8th Oct 2010, Proc. of 3rd Int. Conference on Ocean Energy [ICOE].
  • Johanning L, Thies PR, Smith GH. (2010) Component test facilities for marine renewable energy converters, Marine Renewable and Offshore Wind Energy Conference, London, Uk, 21st - 23rd Apr 2010, Proc. of Int. Conf. Marine renewable and offshore wind energy, The Royal institution of Naval Architects (RINA). [PDF]

2009

  • Thies PR, Flinn J, Smith GH. (2009) Is it a showstopper? Reliability assessment and criticality analysis for Wave Energy Converters, 8th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference (EWTEC), Uppsala, Sweden, 7th - 10th Sep 2009. [PDF]

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