Annual Report

2017-18

Chair: Frank Lim

The year of 2017-2018 has seen another active programme of SUT branch activities in China. Our successful programme of meetings, seminars and reports continues.

SUT Technical Conference 2017

The Underwater Technology Technical Conference (SUTTC 2017) is the major symposium in China for scientists, engineers and practitioners all around the world to present their latest researches, results, ideas and applications in subsea areas, especially in the developments of subsea production system as well as exchange minds on the deepwater oil and gas industry in the South China Sea. This Conference was held in Haikou, China, November 23-24, 2017. It was hosted by SUT China and China University of Petroleum, Beijing, and also endorsed by the International Ship and Offshore Structure Congress, Chinese Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, and Chinese Ocean Engineering Society, etc. The subjective of the conference is “Deepwater Development under the Backdrop of Low Oil Price: Advanced Technologies and Equipment”. There were 128 attendees, and 35 papers presented at the conference.

Seminars and Reports

  • Report focused on Overview of offshore plant engineering, organized by SUT China and China University of Petroleum, 28 November 2017, 1402 Meeting Room, Main building Block A, China University of Petroleum. Audience: 30 people.
  • Academic report emphasized on ICE (Instrument, Control&Electricity), organized by SUT China and China University of Petroleum, 21 November 2017, 1402 Meeting Room, Main building Block A, China University of Petroleum. Audience: 30 people.
  • Report focused on New Adhesive Strength Evaluation Method Based on Intensity of Singular Stress Field, organized by SUT China and China University of Petroleum, 9 January 2018, 1402 Meeting Room, Main building Block A, China University of Petroleum. Audience: 40 people.
  • Discussions about the plan of conference SUT China 2018 – organized by SUT China, 10 April 2018, No. 511, Main building Block A, China University of Petroleum, Beijing. Audience: 15 people.
  • Academic report emphasized on Surrogate modeling, data analytics and prior knowledge, organized by SUT China and China University of Petroleum, 12 March 2018, 1402 Meeting Room, Main building Block A, China University of Petroleum. Audience: 40 people.