In the period from 29th January to 4th February, the 4th meeting of the Sub-Committee of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) for Human Element, Training and Watchkeeping (HTW) was held in London. A representative of the Polish delegation in the work of this Sub-Committee was the Director of the Institute of Marine Technologies, Professor Janusz Uriasz.
We are pleased to inform you that our quarterly Zeszyty Naukowe Akademii Morskiej w Szczecinie, Scientific Journals of the Maritime University of Szczecin has been indexed in the Global Impact Factor (GIF) database.
We are pleased to inform that our quarterly Scientific Journals of the Maritime University of Szczecin has been indexed in a new database lunched in the year 2015 Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)in the Web of Science™ Core Collection of Thomson Reuters. We appreciate this award very much as well as the recognition of our commitment to continuous quality improvement of our quarterly. We are confident that presence in the ESCI will increase the international visibility and readership of the Journal.
We would like to inform about publication of issue 252
of the Solid State Phenomena
magazine entitled "Wear Processes in the Transport Engineering"
edited by J. Chmiel, PhD, Eng. and M. Szyszko, PhD, Eng.
On 12.08.2016, the Scientific Council of the Air Force Institute of Technology in Warsaw conferred the scientific titled of habilitated doctor in the field of technical sciences in the discipline of machine construction and operation to Leszek Chybowski, PhD, Eng., an employee of the Department of Ship Engine Rooms, Institute of Engine Rooms Operation of the Faculty of Marine Engineering of MUS. The reviewers of the scientific achievement entitled "The Importance of Elements in the Structure of Complex Technical Systems" were Professor Tadeusz Smolnicki, PhD, Eng., Professor Andrzej Buchacz, PhD, Eng., Sylwester Kłysz, PhD, Eng, Professor of AFIT.
We hereby inform, that the quarterly Zeszyty Naukowe Akademii Morskiej w Szczecinie, Scientific Journals of the Maritime University of Szczecin following Decision No. 790/P-DUN /2016 of 17 June 2016 received funding for the years from 2016 to 2017 from the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of Poland for the activities of promoting science.
On 24 June 2016, students of the Faculty of Maritime Engineering (year 2012/2013) completed their studies. The celebration with participation of the university authorities and employees was held in the Senate Hall.
In 2015, the scientific and research team of employees from the Marine Traffic Engineering Centre developed an e-learning application for K-Bridge and K-Nav ECDIS systems for Konsberg Maritime AS. Information concerning this topic has been widely spread in the navigation environment by the popular magazine and website - Marine Electronics.
This year, the Maritime University of Szczecin organised again workshops developing creative problem solving during the national Design Thinking Week 2015 organised under the auspices of the Top 500 Innovators Association, the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, the National Centre for Research and Development, the Polish Agency for Enterprise Development and the USA Embassy in Poland. The local patronage of the event was taken by the Rector of the Maritime Academy of Szczecin, Prof. DSc. PhD. Eng. Master Mariner Stanisław Gucma. Moreover, our local partners were the Scientific Journals of the Maritime University of Szczecin, the District Office in Police, the Regional Centre for Innovation and Technology Transfer of the West Pomeranian University of Technology, Business Link Szczecin as well as PGE Górnictwo i Energetyka Konwencjonalna S.A.
The ESABALT project implemented by the Faculty of Navigation (under Prof. Zbigniew Pietrzykowski) has been granted the flagship project of the EUSBSR - European Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region and was added to the strategy's Action Plan announced in June.
After a whole year of learning and gathering experience the students decided to ... continue the process also during their summer holidays. Combining pleasure and business they set out to the Greek island of Chios where, within the project MELES-More Entrepreneurial Life at European Schools, they will attend a two-week course on Entrepreneurship.
Sup4Nav established by a team of creators from the Faculty of Navigation in order to implement the Navdec invention based on a licence given by the Maritime University was among 5 beneficiaries from Poland during the last call for proposals in the SME Instrument competition - phase I. The European Commission received 1569 proposals for assessment, 251 of which reached the required point threshold and 60.1% of which will receive funds.
Again, we have an opportunity to promote the inventive potential of our University in Poland. The invention of professor Bolesław Kuźniewski called "An underwater generator set and the method of its setting in sea water column" is taking part in the final of Gazeta Prawna competition. Eureka! DGP – Discovering Polish Inventions. The Internet voting has just begun. Everyone is encouraged to vote for our invention.
The Dean of the Faculty of Marine Engineering - Professor Janusz Grabian invites to a public defence of a doctoral dissertation of Marcin Kołodziejski, MSc. entitled "The analysis of the RCM maintenance system implementation for the semi submersible rig azimuth thrusters", which will take place on 14.04.2015. (Tuesday) at 12.00 in the Senate Hall of the Maritime University of Szczecin.