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Professor Carlos Guedes Soares Honoring Symposium on Marine Technology and Ocean Engineering at OMAE 2018 (Madrid 18-22 June 2018)
The 37th International Ocean Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE) 2018 Conference has dedicated a Special Symposium in honor of Prof. C. Guedes Soares of Instituto Superior Técnico, Univ. Lisboa. More

Minister of the Sea chairs MARTECH2018 opening session
The 4th International Conference on Maritime Technology and Engineering (MARTECH) and the 15th National Congress of Maritime Technology and Engineering took place from 7 to 9 May 2018 at IST. More

Visit in the scope of the Bilateral Project with India - MUP
Professor C. Guedes Soares visited Prof. D. Karmakar from the Dept. of Applied Mechanics and Hydrodynamics of the National Institute of Technology Karnakata, Surathkal. More

Workshop on River-to-Sea Going Ships, Wuhan, China
The Workshop on River-to-Sea Going Ships organized by Wuhan University of Technology took place on 7-11 January 2018, aiming to discuss the design of the river-to-sea going ship. More

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TRAVISIONS2020 - Young Research Competitions - Information Session
Presented by Dr. Ioannis Ergas, WEGEMET Research Director, London, Uk

Seminar: Risk-based structural assessment of fixed offshore wind turbines
Public Presentation of the Thesis proposal by the PhD student Baran Yeter

Seminar: From foundations to achievements of Resilience Engineering
Presented by Dr. Pedro Ferreira, Post-doctoral reseacher at CENTEC

Seminar: Influence of Delamination and Debonding on the Behaviour of Marine Composite Components
Presented by the PhD Student Navid Kharghani

Seminar: Oil recovery platforms
Presented by Prof. Wieslaw Tarelko from Gdansk University of Technology

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Latest Publications
Ranking of Universities in Ocean Engineering
Ranking of Portuguese Scientists
CENTEC classified by FCT as EXCELLENT
Strategic Plan of CENTEC 2015-2017
Shanghai Ranking 2017
Distinguished Professor
Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering in RTP1

Research & Development

CENTEC, Centre for Marine Technology and Ocean Engineering, is a research centre of IST, recognized and funded by the Portuguese Government through the Foundation for Science and Technology of the Portuguese Ministry of Science and Technology, which in 2015 classified it as EXCELLENT.

CENTEC is organized in the following research groups:
 • Marine Environment
 • Marine Dynamics and Hydrodynamics
 • Marine Structures
 • Safety and Logistics of Maritime Transportation


In addition to research activity, the professors of CENTEC promote the education of students in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, which is organized in the following cycles of studies:
 • Undergraduate Degree in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
 • Masters Degree in Centre for Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
 • Doctoral Programme in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
 • Advanced Training Diploma on Assessment of Risks, Safety and Reliability