Call for Marine Energy Technology Symposium Abstracts
The Marine Energy Technology Symposium (METS) is held during the National Hydropower Association’s Waterpower Week in Washington, which includes NHA’s Annual Conference and the International Marine Renewable Energy Conference.
The 2017 METS organizing committee is seeking the following: For an oral presentation, a 3-4 page extended abstract by Jan. 10. For a poster, a 300-word abstract by Feb. 15. The committee will review abstracts and authors will receive acceptance notifications by March 1.
Specific areas of interest are:
Identification, monitoring and mitigation of environmental effects;
Societal research and policy developments related to marine energy;
Technical research, development and demonstration of systems and components through simulation, laboratory experiments and field testing; and,
Assessment and characterization of resources through simulation and field measurements.