DISSEMINATION

YEAR 2016

 

Publications in international journals

1. Rusu, L., Onea, F., 2016. The performance of some state-of-the-art wave energy converters in locations with the worldwide highest wave power, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, ‘in press’ , http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2016.11.123 (IF=6.798)

2. Rusu, E., Raileanu, A., 2016, A multi parameter data assimilation approach for wave predictions in coastal areas, Journal of Operational Oceanography, , Volume: 9, Issue: 1 Pages: 13-25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1755876X.2016.1192013 (IF=1.263)

3. Rusu, E., Onea, F., 2016, Estimation of the wave energy conversion efficiency in the Atlantic Ocean close to the European islands, Renewable Energy 85 , 687-703, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2015.07.042 (IF=3.404)

4. Rusu, E., Onea, F, 2016, Study on the influence of the distance to shore for a wave energy farm operating in the central part of the Portuguese nearshore, Energy Conversion and Management , 114, 209-223,
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enconman.2016.02.020 (IF=4.801)

5. Onea, F., Rusu E, 2016, Efficiency assessments for some state of the art wind turbines in the coastal environments of the Black and the Caspian seas, Energy Exploration & Exploitation, Vol 34 (2), pp. 217-234.
http://eea.sagepub.com/cgi/reprint/0144598716629872v1.pdf?ijkey=XVTtfIWsevdeozD&keytype=finite (IF=1.094)

6. Onea, F., Rusu E, 2016, The expected efficiency and coastal impact of a hybrid energy farm operating in the Portuguese nearshore, Energy Volume 97, 15 February 2016, Pages 411–423,
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0360544216000128 (IF=4.292)

7. Onea, F., Deleanu, L., Rusu, L., Georgescu, C., 2016. Evaluation of the wind energy potential along the Mediterranean Sea coasts, Energy Exploration & Exploitation, in press, http://eea.sagepub.com/ (IF= 1.094)

8. Rusu, E., 2016. Reliability and applications of the numerical wave predictions in the Black Sea, Frontiers in Marine Science , http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fmars.2016.00095/abstract

 

 

Books

9. Rusu, L., Raileanu, A., Onea, F., 2016, Asimilarea de date cu aplicatii la predictia climatului de val in bazinul Marii Negre (Data Assimilation with application to the wave prediction in the Black Sea), Ed. Zigotto, Galati, 2016, 300p (in Romanian)

 

 

Participation in international conferences and publication in conferences' proceedings

10. Rusu L., 2016, Assessment of the renewable energy resources in the Romanian nearshore at the Black Sea, paper presented at ICACER2016, Int. Conference on Advances on Clean Energy Research Bangkok, Thailand Apr.16-18, 2016,
http://www.icacer.com/ , received ‘Best presentation award’.

11. Rusu E., 2016, Analysis of the Effect of a Marine Energy Farm to Protect a Biosphere Reserve, paper presented at ICACER2016, Int. Conference on Advances on Clean Energy Research Bangkok, Thailand Apr.16-18, 2016,
http://www.icacer.com/, and published in conference proceedings (ISI indexed).

12. Rusu L., 2016, Data assimilation method based on the Kalman filter associated with the wave modeling in the western Black Sea, International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConferences SGEM, 28 June - 7 July 2016 Albena, Bulgaria (ISI indexed) – accepted for publication.
http://sgem.org/index.php/sgem-deadline/sgem-programme2016/sgem-programme-publishers

13. Răileanu A, Onea F, Rusu E., Spatial and seasonal variations of the environmental conditions along the Black Sea shipping routes. International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConferences SGEM, 28 June - 7 July 2016 Albena, Bulgaria (ISI indexed) – accepted for publication.
http://sgem.org/index.php/sgem-deadline/sgem-programme2016/sgem-programme-publishers

14. Răileanu, A, Rusu L, Rusu E, Data assimilation methods to improve the wave predictions in the Romanian coastal environment, International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConferences SGEM, 28 June - 7 July 2016 Albena, Bulgaria (ISI indexed) – accepted for publication.
http://sgem.org/index.php/sgem-deadline/sgem-programme2016/sgem-programme-publishers

15. Onea F, Răileanu A, Rusu E., Evaluation of the wave energy potential in some locations where European offshore wind farms operate. MARTECH 2016 - 3rd International Conference on Maritime Technology and Engineering 4 - 6 July 2016 Lisbon, Portugal (ISI indexed) – accepted for publication.

 

 

Publications in national journals indexed in international databases

16. Onea F, Raileanu A, Rusu E, 2016. Analysis of the extreme wind and wave conditions in the Black Sea as reflected by the altimeter measurements. Mechanical Testing and Diagnosis, 1, 5-12.
http://www.om.ugal.ro/mtd/download/2016-1/1%20MTD_2016_Volume%201_Onea.pdf

17. Romulus Unga and Eugen Rusu, 2016. Study of the variability of wind energy resources in Romania, Mechanical Testing and Diagnosis, ISSN 2247 –9635, 2016, (VI), Volume 1, pp. 20 -28.
http://www.im.ugal.ro/mtd/download/2016-1/3-MTD_2016_Volume%201_Unga.pdf

 

 

Participation in national conferences and publication in the conferences' proceedings

18. Rusu E., 2016, Coastal Protection and Extraction of the Marine Energy in the Romanian Nearshore, invited lecture, the 4-th Edition of the Scientific Conference of the Doctoral Schools, University ‘Dunarea de Jos’ of Galati, 2- 3 June, Galati, Romania.
http://www.cssd-udjg.ugal.ro/files/invitatie/Program_detaliat_al_conferintei_2016.pdf

19. Raileanu A, Rusu E, 2016, Advances in increasing the reliability of the wave predictions in the Black Sea by implementing data assimilation techniques, the 4-th Edition of the Scientific Conference of the Doctoral Schools, University ‘Dunarea de Jos’ of Galati, 2- 3 June, Galati, Romania.
http://www.cssd-udjg.ugal.ro/files/invitatie/Program_detaliat_al_conferintei_2016.pdf

 

 

 

YEAR 2015

 

Publications in international journals

1. Rusu, L., Onea, F., 2015: Assessment of the performances of various wave energy converters along the European continental coasts, Energy 82 , 889-904. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2015.01.099 (IF=4.844)

2. Liliana Rusu, 2015: Assessment of the Wave Energy in the Black Sea Based on a 15-Year Hindcast with Data Assimilation, Energies 2015 , 8, 10370-10388; doi:10.3390/en80910370. http://www.mdpi.com/1996-1073/8/9/10370 (IF=2.072)

3. Liliana Rusu and Dorin Butunoiu, 2015: Numerical modelling of the wave propagation close to the sacalin island in the Black Sea, Journal of Marine Science and Technology, Taiwan, Vol 23, No 5. DOI:10.6119/JMST-015-0521-2. http://jmst.ntou.edu.tw/marine/23-5/669-677.pdf (IF=0.379)

4. Onea, F.,Raileanu, A, Rusu E., 2015: Evaluation of the Wind Energy Potential in the Coastal Environment of two Enclosed Seas, Advances in Meteorology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/808617 (IF=0.946)

5. Omer, I., Mateescu, R., Rusu, L., Niculescu, D., Vlasceanu, E., 2015. Coastal works extensions on the Romanian touristic littoral, its ecological impacts on the nearshore bathing areas, Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology 16 (2), 424-433, http://www.jepe-journal.info/vol-16-no2-2015 (IF=0.838)

6. Rusu, E., Onea, F, 2016, Estimation of the wave energy conversion efficiency in the Atlantic Ocean close to the European islands, Renewable Energy 85, 687-703, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2015.07.042 (IF= 3.476)

7. Onea F, Rusu E. Efficiency assessments for some state of the art wind turbines in the coastal environments of the Black and the Caspian seas, Energy Exploration and Exploitation - accepted October 2015, http://hebeu.allmaga.net/eee/ch/first_menu.aspx?parent_id=20101109165126001 (IF=0.778)

 

Participation in international conferences and publication in conferences' proceedings

8. Rusu, L., 2015. Wave modelling with data assimilation to evaluate the wave energy patterns in the Black Sea. In: Proc. of 15th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference (SGEM2015), 16-25 June, Albena, Bulgaria,Vol. 4, 597-606. DOI:10.5593/SGEM2015/B41/S17.078, http://www.sgem.org/SGEMLIB/spip.php?article6182 (ISI indexed)

9. Onea, F., Rusu, L., 2015. Coastal impact of a hybrid marine farm operating close to the Sardinia island. In: Proc. of OCEAN’15 MTS/IEEE Conference - Discovering Sustainable Ocean Energy for a New World, 18-21 May, Genova, Italy, http://www.oceans15mtsieeegenova.org/ (ISI indexed)

10. Butunoiu, D & Rusu, E., 2015. A Data Assimilation Scheme to Improve the Wave Predictions in the Black Sea, In: Proc. of OCEAN’15 MTS/IEEE Conference - Discovering Sustainable Ocean Energy for a New World, 18-21 May, Genova, Italy, http://www.oceans15mtsieeegenova.org/ (ISI indexed)

11. Răileanu, A., Onea, F., Rusu, E., 2015, Assessment of the wind energy potential in the coastal environment of two enclosed seas, In: Proc. of OCEAN’15 MTS/IEEE Conference - Discovering Sustainable Ocean Energy for a New World, 18-21 May, Genova, Italy, http://www.oceans15mtsieeegenova.org/ (ISI indexed)

12. Răileanu, A., Onea, F., Rusu, E., Evaluation of the offshore wind resources in the European seas based on satellite measurements, In: Proc. of 15th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference (SGEM2015), Vol. 4, 227-234, DOI: 10.5593/SGEM2015/B41/S17.030, http://sgem.org/sgemlib/spip.php?article6134 (ISI indexed)

13. Răileanu, A., Rusu, L., Rusu, E., 2015. Wave modelling with data assimilation in the Romanian nearshore. In: Proc. of 16th International Congress of the International Maritime Association of the Mediterranean, IMAM 2015 - Towards Green Marine Technology and Transport, 21-24 September, Croatia, pp.837-843, http://www.imamhomepage.org/imam2015/ (ISI indexed)

14. Eugen Rusu & Dorin Butunoiu, 2015, Prediction of the extreme storms in the Black Sea with numerical wave models, In: Proc. of 16th International Congress of the International Maritime Association of the Mediterranean, IMAM 2015 - Towards Green Marine Technology and Transport, 21-24 September, Croatia, pp.845-851, http://www.imamhomepage.org/imam2015/ (ISI indexed)

15. Rusu, L., Răileanu, A., 2015. Assimilation of satellite data to increase the reliability of the wave predictions in the Black Sea. Poster presented at European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2015 (EGU2015), Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 17, EGU2015-4816, 12-17 April, Vienna, Austria http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2015/posters/17327

16. Eugen Rusu & Dorin Butunoiu, 2015, Wave modelling south of the Danube Delta in the Black Sea, Poster presented at European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2015 (EGU2015), Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 17, EGU2015-4816, 12-17 April, Vienna, Austria http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2015/posters/17342

17. Rusu, L., Răileanu, A., Rusu, E., 2015. An assimilation scheme based on remotely sensed data to improve the results of the numerical wave models in the Black Sea, International Conference Environmental Issues in terms of its Protection and Ecology, 6-7 May 2015, Galați, Romania, pp 11-12, ISBN 978-606-696-035-9.

18. Onea, F., Răileanu, A., Rusu, E., 2015. Evaluation of the general wind conditions in the Black and the Caspian seas, International Conference Environmental Issues in terms of its Protection and Ecology, 6-7 May 2015, Galați, Romania, pp 13-14, ISBN 978-606-696-035-9.

19. Rusu, L., Onea, F., 2015. Shoreline effects of a wind-wave farm operating in the coastal environment of the Mediteranean Sea, International Conference Environmental Issues in terms of its Protection and Ecology, 6-7 May 2015, Galați, Romania, pp 15-16, ISBN 978-606-696-035-9.

20. A Raileanu, F Onea, E Rusu, 2015. Evaluation of the offshore wind energy potential in the Romanian coastal environment at the Black Sea, presented at The international symposium Protection of the Black Sea ecosystem and sustainable management of maritime activities - PROMARE 2015, http://www.mareframe-fp7.org/ue_31.html, to be published in Cercetari Marine / Marines Reserches" vol. 45/2015. http://www.rmri.ro/Home/Publications.RecherchesMarines.html

21. A. Ivan, A Raileanu, F Onea, E Rusu, 2015. Studies concerning the coastal impact of an offshore wind farm operating in the vicinity of the Danube Delta, presented at The international symposium Protection of the Black Sea ecosystem and sustainable management of maritime activities - PROMARE 2015, http://www.mareframe-fp7.org/ue_31.html, to be published in Cercetari Marine / Marines Reserches" vol. 45/2015. http://www.rmri.ro/Home/Publications.RecherchesMarines.html

 

Publications in national journals indexed in international databases

22. Onea, F., Rusu, E., 2015. Analysis of some numerical simulations related to a hybrid wave energy converter, Annals of “Dunarea de Jos” University of Galati, Mathematics, Physics, Theoretical Mechanics, Fascicle II, Year V(XXXVIII) 2015, pp. 46-52. (B+) http://www.phys.ugal.ro/Annals_Fascicle_2/Year2015/Vol1.htm

23. Butunoiu, D & Rusu, E., 2015. Study of the waves transformation in the Romanian coastal environment, Annals of “Dunarea de Jos” University of Galati, Mathematics, Physics, Theoretical Mechanics, Fascicle II, Year V(XXXVIII) 2015, pp. 129-136. (B+), http://www.phys.ugal.ro/Annals_Fascicle_2/Year2015/Vol1.htm

 

Participation in national conferences and publication in the conferences' proceedings

24. Onea F, Rusu E, 2015. Analysis of some numerical simulations related to a hybrid wave energy converter. Oral presentation at the Scientific Conference organised by the Doctoral Schools of “Dunarea de Jos” University of Galati (CSSD-UDJG 2015), 4-5 June 2015 Galati, Romania. http://www.cssd-udjg.ugal.ro/index.php/abstracts

25. Alina Beatrice Raileanu, Eugen Rusu, Evaluation of Various Data Assimilation Procedures to Increase the Reliability of the Wave Predictions in the Black Sea, Oral presentation at the Scientific Conference organised by the Doctoral Schools of “Dunarea de Jos” University of Galati (CSSD-UDJG 2015), 4-5 June 2015 Galati, Romania. http://www.cssd-udjg.ugal.ro/index.php/abstracts

 

Master Degree Thesis

1. Dima Cosmin, "Extragerea energiei valurilor în zonele costiere ale Europei, prezent și perspective", supervisor Prof. Eugen Rusu, thesis defended at the University 'Dunarea de Jos' of Galati in July 2015.

2. Mihai Gata, "Analiza potentialului energetic al curentilor marini cu aplicatie la bazinul Marii Negre", supervisor Prof. Eugen Rusu, thesis defended at the University 'Dunarea de Jos' of Galati in July 2015.

3. Cătălin Ignat, "Studii privind conversia energiei eoliene în zonele costiere și marine românești", supervisor Prof. Eugen Rusu, thesis defended at the University 'Dunarea de Jos' of Galati in July 2015.

4. Marian Agache, Data assimilation in numerical models for environmental predictions, supervisor Prof. Eugen Rusu, thesis defended at the University 'Dunarea de Jos' of Galati in September 2015.

 

 

YEAR 2014

 

Publications in international journals

1.Rusu, L., Butunoiu, D., Rusu, E, 2014. Analysis of the extreme storm events in the Black Sea considering the results of a ten-year wave hindcast, Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology, Vol. 15 (2), pp. 445-454, http://www.jepe-journal.info/vol-15-no-2-2014 (IF=0.338)

2. Zanopol, A., Onea, F., Rusu, E, 2014. Coastal impact assessment of a generic wave farm operating in the Romanian nearshore, Energy, article in press, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0360544214006604 (IF=4.16)

3. Rusu, E., 2014. Evaluation of the Wave Energy Conversion Patterns in Various Coastal Environments, Energies 2014, Special Issue Selected Papers from the 1st International e-Conference on Energies , 7(6) 4002-4018; http://www.mdpi.com/1996-1073/7/6/4002 (IF=1.6)

4. Zanopol, A., Onea, F., Rusu, E, 2014. Evaluation of the coastal influence of a generic wave farm operating in the Romanian nearshore, Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology, Vol. 15 (2), pp. 597-605, http://www.jepe-journal.info/vol-15-no-2-2014 (IF=0.338)

5. Gasparotti C., Rusu, L. ,2014. Prediction of the dynamic responses for two containerships operating in the Black Sea, Journal of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, 11, pp. 55-68,
http://www.banglajol.info/index.php/JNAME/article/view/17289

6. Zanopol, A., Onea, F., Rusu, E, 2014. Studies concerning the influence of the wave farms on the nearshore processes, International Journal of Geosciences, Vol 5 (7), pp. 728-738,
http://www.scirp.org/journal/PaperInformation.aspx?PaperID=47121

7. Zanopol, A.T., Onea, F., Rusu, E., 2014. The Coastal Impact of the WEC Arrays Operating in the Coastal Environment of the Black Sea. Marine Engineering Frontiers 2 (2), 16-23. http://www.seipub.org/mef/paperInfo.aspx?ID=16614

8. Toderascu, R., Rusu, E., 2014. Implementation of a Joint System for Waves and Currents in the Black Sea. International Journal of Ocean System Engineering 4(1), 28-41, http://www.koreascience.or.kr/search/articlepdf_ocean.jsp?url=http://ocean.kisti.re.kr/downfile/volume/kcore/E1GPBT/2014/v4n1/E1GPBT_2014_v4n1_29.pdf

 

Participation in international conferences

9. Rusu, L., 2014. A data assimilation scheme to improve the wave predictions in the western side of the Black Sea, SGEM 2014: 14th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference, 17-26 June, Albena, Bulgaria, http://www.sgem.org/index.php/sgem-deadline/sgem-deadline-2/sgem-deadline-6

10. Zanopol, A., Onea, F., Rusu, E, 2014. Longshore curents evaluation along the Romanian Black Sea coast, SGEM 2014: 14th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference, 17-26 June, Albena, Bulgaria, http://www.sgem.org/index.php/sgem-deadline/sgem-deadline-2/sgem-deadline-6

11. Zanopol, A., Onea, F., Rusu, E, 2014. Wave farm influences on the mangalia nearshore wave pattern, SGEM 2014: 14th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference, 17-26 June, Albena, Bulgaria. http://www.sgem.org/index.php/sgem-deadline/sgem-deadline-2/sgem-deadline-6

12. Rusu, L., Răileanu, A., 2014. Wave modelling to assess the storm conditions in the Black Sea. Poster presented at European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014 (EGU2014), Vol. 16, EGU2014-2140, 27 Apr – 02 May, Vienna, Austria. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2014/EGU2014-2140.pdf

13. Rusu, E., Zanopol, A., 2014. Modelling the coastal processes at the mouths of the Danube River in the Black Sea. Poster presented at European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014 (EGU2014), Vol. 16, EGU2014-2154. 27 Apr – 02 May, Vienna, Austria. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2014/EGU2014-2154.pdf

14. Rusu, L., Butunoiu, D., Rusu, E, 2014, Analysis of the extreme storm events in the Black Sea considering the results of a five year wave hindcast. Oral presentation at International Conference AQUALIRES2014 – New tools for sustainable management of aquatic living resources, Bucharest, Romania, 17-18 January 2014, http://aqualires.incdpm.ro/images/AGENDA.pdf , event included in the calendar of the European Environment Agency, http://www.eea.europa.eu/events/new-tools-for-sustainable-management

Participation in national conferences

15. Rusu, E., Butunoiu, D., 2014. Evaluation of the extreme storm conditions in the black sea with spectral wave models. Presented at ‘A doua ediție a Conferinței Științifice a Școlilor Doctorale din UDJ Galați (CSSD-UDJG 2014)’, 15-16 Mai 2014, Galati, Romania (invited lecture). http://www.cssd-udjg.ugal.ro/2014/resources/Book_of_Abstracts_2014.pdf

16. Raileanu, A., Rusu E., 2014. Overview on Data Assimilation Methods in the Wave Predictions. Presented at ‘A doua ediție a Conferinței Științifice a Școlilor Doctorale din UDJ Galați (CSSD-UDJG 2014)’, 15-16 Mai 2014, Galati, Romania. http://www.cssd-udjg.ugal.ro/2014/resources/Book_of_Abstracts_2014.pdf

Works accepted for publication

17. Dorin Butunoiu, Eugen Rusu, 2014. Wave Modeling with Data Assimilation to Support the Navigation in the Black Sea Close to the Romanian Ports. International Conference on Traffic and Transport Engineering (ICTTE Belgrade 2014), Belgrade, Serbia 27th -28th November, 2014 (ISI indexed). http://www.ijtte.com/article/102/ICTTE_Belgrade_2014.html

18. Zanopol AT, Onea F, Rusu L, 2014. Experimental results to evaluate the wave and currents conditions in the Romanian nearshore. Constanta Maritime University Annals - An XV, Vol. 21-2014, Sect. I, pag. 71-78 (indexed in international data bases). http://www.cmu-edu.eu/anale/anale_engleza/anale.html

Theses

A. PhD Theses

1. Robert Toderascu: Study concerning the implementation of a system based on numerical models to evaluate the pollution propagation in the marine environment, PhD supervisor Prof. Eugen Rusu (PhD thesis defended at "Dunărea de Jos" University of Galați in January 2014, domain Engineering Sciences, subdomain Mechanical Engineering).

2. Carmen Gasparotti: Researches and contributions on the increasing safety navigation in the Black Sea, PhD supervisor Prof. Eugen Rusu (PhD thesis defended at "Dunărea de Jos" University of Galați in April 2014, domain Engineering Sciences, subdomain Mechanical Engineering).

Observation: Since October 2013 Eng. Alina Răileanu also started a PhD thesis with the title The Implementation of Data Assimilation Methods for Improving the Wave Predictions with Spectral Models in the Romanian Nearshore of the Black Sea, under the supervision of Prof. Eugen Rusu. It has to be also mentioned that, since June 2014, Eng. Alina Răileanu was included as team member in the DAMWAVE project.

B. Master degree theses

1. Bejan Evghenia: Numerical models to assure the support of the harbor operation, supervisors Professor Eugen Rusu and Associate Professor Ioan Strat (thesis defended in July 2014, Master degree, specialization: Modeling and Simulation in Mechanical Engineering, Transborder Faculty of Umanist, Economic and Engineering Sciences, "Dunărea de Jos" University of Galați).

2. Schiopu Mariana: The energetic potential of the wind waves in enclosed seas, supervisors Professor Eugen Rusu and Associate Professor Ioan Strat (thesis defended in July 2014, Master degree, specialization: Modeling and Simulation in Mechanical Engineering, Transborder Faculty of Umanist, Economic and Engineering Sciences, "Dunărea de Jos" University of Galați).

3. Tabac Aurica: Study concerning the renewable energy resources in marine environment, supervisors Professor Eugen Rusu and Associate Professor Ioan Strat (thesis defended in July 2014, Master degree, specialization: Modeling and Simulation in Mechanical Engineering, Transborder Faculty of Umanist, Economic and Engineering Sciences, "Dunărea de Jos" University of Galați).

4. Arseni Aliona: Processing and analysis of the experimental data, supervisor Associate Professor Ioan Strat (thesis defended in July 2014, Master degree, specialization: Modeling and Simulation in Mechanical Engineering, Transborder Faculty of Umanist, Economic and Engineering Sciences, "Dunărea de Jos" University of Galați).

5. Storoja Viorica: Instaling the submarine pipelines, supervisor Associate Professor Ioan Strat (thesis defended in July 2014, Master degree, specialization: Modeling and Simulation in Mechanical Engineering, Transborder Faculty of Umanist, Economic and Engineering Sciences, "Dunărea de Jos" University of Galați).

C. Bachelor degree theses

1. Gherghel Alin: Study of the wave energy in the Black Sea considering in situ and remotely sensed measurements, supervisor Professor Eugen Rusu (thesis defended in July 2014, Bachelor degree, specialization: Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, "Dunărea de Jos" University of Galați).

2. Cristian Catargiu: Analysis of the wind conditions in the Black Sea basin, based on in situ measurements and remotely sensed data , supervisor Prof. Eugen Rusu (Bachelor degree thesis defended in 2014).

3. Vadim Crigan: Studies on the environmental conditions in the vicinity of the Romanian harbours in the Black Sea , supervisor Prof. Eugen Rusu (Bachelor degree thesis defended in 2014).

 

 

YEAR 2013

 

Publications in international journals

 

1. Rusu, E., Onea, F, 2013. Evaluation of the wind and wave energy along the Caspian Sea. Energy 50, 1-14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2012.11.044 (IF 4.16)

2. Toderascu, R., Rusu, E., 2013. Evaluation of the Circulation Patterns in the Black Sea Using Remotely Sensed and in Situ Measurements. International Journal of Geosciences 4 (7), 1009-1017. http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/ijg.2013.47094

 

Participation in international conferences

 

3. Rusu, E., Ivan, A., Butunoiu, D., Gasparotti, C., 2013. Evaluation of Coastal Hazards Risk in the Black Sea, at the Entrance of Sulina Channel. Presented at The International Conference Danube Black Sea 3E – Energy, Environment & Efficiency, 18-21 September, Galati, Romania (invited lecture) http://www.iweee.ugal.ro/documente/Program_final.pdf

4. Rusu, E., Butunoiu, D., Rusu, L, 2013. A data assimilation scheme to improve the wave predictions in the Black Sea at the entrance of the Danube Delta. Presented at The International Symposium “Protection and sustainable management of the Black Sea ecosystem, third millennium imperative“ Sixth Edition, 31 October 2013, Constanta, Romania. http://www.misisproject.eu/misis/userfiles/file/BS_GES_2013_Conference_Program.pdf

5. Eugen Rusu, 2013. Evaluation of the electric power expected from various wave energy converters operating in the coastal environment. Presented at The International Symposium “Protection and sustainable management of the Black Sea ecosystem, third millennium imperative“ Sixth Edition, 31 October 2013 Constanta, Romania, (invited lecture).  http://www.misisproject.eu/misis/userfiles/file/BS_GES_2013_Conference_Program.pdf

6. Zanopol, A.T., Onea, F., Rusu, E., 2013. The Wave Field Conditions in the Presence of a Hybrid Wave-Wind Farm Located in the Romanian Nearshore. Poster presented at The International Symposium “Protection and sustainable management of the Black Sea ecosystem, third millennium imperative“ Sixth Edition, 31 October 2013 Constanta, Romania,  http://www.misisproject.eu/misis/userfiles/file/BS_GES_2013_Conference_Program.pdf

 

Publications in Romanian national journals indexed in international databases

 

7. Onea F, Rusu L, 2013. Influence of a Hybrid Wave-Wind Farm on the Romanian Coastal Area. In: Proceedings of the International Conference Danube Black Sea 3E – Energy, Environment & Efficiency, 18-21 September, Galati, Romania, published in Annals of “Dunărea de Jos” University of Galati Mathematics, Physics, Theoretical Mechanics Fascicle II, Year V(XXXVI) 2013, No. 2, 146-152 (B+).
http://www.phys.ugal.ro/Annals_Fascicle_2/Year2013/Annals%202013%20volume%20II.htm;
http://www.iweee.ugal.ro/documente/Program_final.pdf

8. Onea F., Rusu E., 2013. A general Perspective of the Wave Conditions from the Black Sea Basin, Reflected by Satellite and in Situ Measurements. In: Proceedings of the International Conference Danube Black Sea 3E – Energy, Environment & Efficiency, 18-21 September, Galati, Romania, published in Annals of “Dunărea de Jos” University of Galati Mathematics, Physics, Theoretical Mechanics Fascicle II, Year V(XXXVI) 2013, No. 2, 216-222 (B+).
http://www.phys.ugal.ro/Annals_Fascicle_2/Year2013/Annals%202013%20volume%20II.htm;
http://www.iweee.ugal.ro/documente/Program_final.pdf

9. Toderascu R., Rusu E., 2013. Numerical Simulations of the Current Field in the North-Western Area of the Black Sea. In: Proceedings of the International Conference Danube Black Sea 3E – Energy, Environment & Efficiency, 18-21 September, Galati, Romania, published in Annals of “Dunărea de Jos” University of Galati Mathematics, Physics, Theoretical Mechanics Fascicle II, Year V(XXXVI) 2013, No. 2, 192-203, (B+).
http://www.phys.ugal.ro/Annals_Fascicle_2/Year2013/Annals%202013%20volume%20II.htm;
http://www.iweee.ugal.ro/documente/Program_final.pdf

10. Diaconu S., Rusu E., 2103. Evaluation of Efficiency and Coastal Impact of a Pelamis Wave Farm Operating in the Romanian Nearshore. In: Proceedings of the International Conference Danube Black Sea 3E – Energy, Environment & Efficiency, 18-21 September, Galati, Romania, published in Annals of “Dunărea de Jos” University of Galati Mathematics, Physics, Theoretical Mechanics Fascicle II, Year V(XXXVI) 2013, No. 2, 204-215 (B+).
http://www.phys.ugal.ro/Annals_Fascicle_2/Year2013/Annals%202013%20volume%20II.htm;
http://www.iweee.ugal.ro/documente/Program_final.pdf

11. Toderascu R., Rusu E., 2013. Evaluation of Circulation Patterns in Two Enclosed Seas. In: Proceedings of the International Conference Danube Black Sea 3E – Energy, Environment & Efficiency, 18-21 September, Galati, Romania, published in Annals of “Dunărea de Jos” University of Galati Mathematics, Physics, Theoretical Mechanics Fascicle II, Year V(XXXVI) 2013, No. 2, 300-315 (B+).
http://www.phys.ugal.ro/Annals_Fascicle_2/Year2013/Annals%202013%20volume%20II.htm;
http://www.iweee.ugal.ro/documente/Program_final.pdf

12. Gasparotti C, Rusu E., Domnisoru L., 2103. A Comparative Seakeeping Analysis in Irregular Waves of Commercial Ships Having the Same Displacement, for Navigation Safety Assessment. In: Proceedings of the International Conference Danube Black Sea 3E – Energy, Environment & Efficiency, 18-21 September, Galati, Romania, published in Annals of “Dunărea de Jos” University of Galati Mathematics, Physics, Theoretical Mechanics Fascicle II, Year V(XXXVI) 2013, No. 2, 372-379 (B+).
http://www.phys.ugal.ro/Annals_Fascicle_2/Year2013/Annals%202013%20volume%20II.htm;
http://www.iweee.ugal.ro/documente/Program_final.pdf

13. Mateescu, R., Ivan, A., Omer, I., Butunoiu, D., Niculescu, D., 2013. Aspects of Coastal Hydro-Geomorphological Processes at the Danube River Mouths. In: Proceedings of the International Conference Danube Black Sea 3E – Energy, Environment & Efficiency, 18-21 September, Galati, Romania, published in Annals of “Dunărea de Jos” University of Galati Mathematics, Physics, Theoretical Mechanics Fascicle II, Year V(XXXVI) 2013, No. 2, 316-322 (B+).
http://www.phys.ugal.ro/Annals_Fascicle_2/Year2013/Annals%202013%20volume%20II.htm;
http://www.iweee.ugal.ro/documente/Program_final.pdf

14. Omer, I., Butunoiu, D., Mateescu, R., Ivan, A., 2013. Modeling of Marine Hydrological Processes in the Proximity of Mangalia Harbour, Romania. In: Proceedings of the International Conference Danube Black Sea 3E – Energy, Environment & Efficiency, 18-21 September, Galati, Romania, published in Annals of “Dunărea de Jos” University of Galati Mathematics, Physics, Theoretical Mechanics Fascicle II, Year V(XXXVI) 2013, No. 2, 323-330 (B+).
http://www.phys.ugal.ro/Annals_Fascicle_2/Year2013/Annals%202013%20volume%20II.htm;
http://www.iweee.ugal.ro/documente/Program_final.pdf

15. Andrei Tanase ZANOPOL, Florin ONEA, Liliana RUSU, 2013. Evolution of the Romanian nearshore currents under the influence of WEC farms. Mechanical Testing and Diagnosis, ISSN 2247–9635, 2013 (III), Volume 4, pp. 13-20, http://www.om.ugal.ro/mtd/issue2013-4.htm

 

Thesis

A. PhD Thesis

1. Sorin Diaconu: Studies regarding the Influence of Marine Energy Farms and Offshore Structures on Coastal Hydrodynamics , PhD supervisor Prof. Eugen Rusu (PhD thesis defended at "Dunărea de Jos" University of Galați in September 2013, domain Engineering Sciences, subdomain Mechanical Engineering).

 

 

DAMWAVE

Data Assimilation Methods for improving the WAVE predictions in the Romanian nearshore of the Black Sea

PN-II-ID-PCE-2012-4-0089

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