Lecture by Guest Professors Ali Maher and Mohsen Jafari on May 8, 2023, at 12:00-14:00, at Peace and Friendship Stadium
The Chair of the Department of Maritime Studies, Professor Ioannis Theotokas, and the MSc in Shipping Director, Professor Maria Boile, invite the students of the Department of Maritime Studies to the lectures that will be given by professors from Rutgers University, The State University of New Jersey, on Monday May 8, 2023, at 12:00-14:00 at the Melina Merkouri Hall at the Peace and Friendship Stadium.
Prof. Ali Maher, Director Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation (CAIT), Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. Topic: “Infrastructure Resiliency Planning” Description: “addressing issues of: operation, state of good repair and reliability of transportation system infrastructure assets; resiliency planning strategies to compensate for the long term effects of global warming and climate change in developing capital planning and programming, as well as the short term need for preparedness and emergency response when a hazard strikes”
Prof. Mohsen Jafari, Chair of the Industrial Engineering Department, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. Topic: “Green H2 Value Chain” Description: “This talk is about green H2 value Chain from production to end users with focus on Port applications. The talk will cover H2 production technology, transport, storage and usage at ports. The economics of H2 and thresholds for H2 to be a viable fuel alternative will be discussed”