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Miltiadis Kotinis

  • Miltiadis Kotinis
  • Associate Professor
  • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
  • 238 Kaufman Hall
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-6363
  • mkotinis@odu.edu
  • Education

    University of Michigan, 2005
    Major: Mechanical Eng., Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
    Degree: Ph. D.
    University of Michigan, 2001
    Major: Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
    Degree: M.S.
    National Technical University of Athens, 2000
    Major: Naval Architecture, Marine, and Mechanical Engineering
    Degree: Diploma, equivalent to B.S.
  • Research Interests

    Ship Hydrodynamics: Numerical methods for computation of ship resistance, turbulence modeling, marine propeller cavitation. Computational Intelligence: Application of particle swarm optimization algorithms to multiobjective engineering optimization problems, hybrid evolutionary algorithms.
  • Licensures and Certifications

    Certificate, Summer Naval Surface Ship Design Program
    Sponsoring Organization: University of Michigan
    Date Obtained: 2005-01-01
  • American Bureau of Shipping - Captain Joseph H. Linnard Prize, Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
  • Graduate Paper Honor Prize, Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
  • Member of Technical Committee, 9th International Marine Design Conference
  • Outstanding Service Award, Quarterdeck Honorary Society, Department of Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering, University of Michigan
  • 2003: Travel Grant, Rackham School of Graduate Studies, University of Michigan
  • 2000: Graduate Student Fellowship, Department of Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering, University of Michigan
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Further Development and Optimization of the Ballast-Free Ship Design Concept
    Sponsoring Organization: Great Lakes Maritime Research Institute
    Date: October, 2007 - October, 2008
    Investigators:Kotinis, M.; Parsons, M. G.
    Hydrodynamic Optimization Testing of Ballast-Free Ship Design
    Sponsoring Organization: Great Lakes Maritime Research Institute
    Date: October, 2006 - October, 2007
    Investigators:Kotinis, M.; Parsons, M. G.
    Seaway-Sized Bulk Carrier Model for Hydrodynamic Optimization of Ballast-Free Ship Design
    Sponsoring Organization: Great Lakes Maritime Research Institute
    Date: January, 2006 - August, 2006
    Investigators:Kotinis, M.; Parsons, M. .