Lecturer, University of Aberdeen
BiographyDr Marcin Kapitaniak is a Lecturer at the University of Aberdeen’s National Decommissioning Centre (NDC) with 9 years academic research experience in applied engineering, particularly in nonlinear dynamics modelling and the field of Finite Element (FE) Modelling. He is currently the lead engineer operating the NDC's state-of-theart Marine Simulator developed by Offshore Simulation Centre (OSC), Norway. Marcin has been involved in applied research in close collaboration with companies from the energy sector (Welltec, Varel International, RotoJar, READ Cased Hole, VBPR, Halliburton) through 11 Research Projects (total project value ~£1.7M), on 7 of which he was Co-Investigator.
- Variable buoyancy anchors for floating offshore wind turbines