Recent funded research projects:

In progress:

Prediction of broaching-to of ships in an irregular seaway: Classification of motions and calculation of probability based on phase-space information. Funded by ONR, 2017 - 2019 (PI).

Completed:

Prediction of broaching-to of ships in an irregular seaway: coupled motions. Funded by ONR, 2015 - 2017 (PI).

Development of probabilistic models for evaluating the dynamic stability and capsizing tendency with respect to broaching-to. Funded by ONR, 2013 - 2015 (PI).

HOMSHIP: Homoclinic phenomena in ship dynamics: deterministic occurences and their stochastic counterparts. Funded by GSRT, 2012 - 2015 (PI).

FIREPROOF: Probabilistic Framework for Onboard Fire Safety. Funded by the EU, 2009 - 2012 (PI).

Development of probabilistic models for evaluating the dynamic stability and capsizing tendency with respect to broaching-to. Funded by ONR, 2010 - 2012 (PI).

Model experiments of dynamic stability (CEHIPAR – Madrid). Funded by the EU, 2008 (R).

VELOS - Development of a virtual environment for use in ship evacuation studies. Funded by GSRT, 2006 - 2007 (R).

SAFEDOR: Design, Operation and Regulation for Safety (R). We led the sub-project "probabilistic ship stability assessment". Funded by the EU, 2005 - 2007.

ESPEN: A complete operational system for observing and forecasting waves with application to Greek navigation. Funded by GSRT, 2005 - 2007 (PI).