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International Workshop on Water-Jet Propulsion 2017

Shanghai, China, 4 December 2017     Call for Papers


The 2015 International Workshop on Water-Jet Propulsion (IWWP’2015) has been successfully held in Shanghai, with wide participation from universities, research institutes and the industry. This year, the International Workshop on Water-Jet Propulsion (IWWP’2017) will continue to be held in Shanghai, China on 4 December 2017 (just before MARINTEC China 2017). This International Workshop on Water-jet Propulsion aims at providing a platform for sharing the latest developments of water-jet related technologies and for promoting potential cooperation among interested parties. We sincerely welcome you to join us in this workshop. Papers presented at the Workshop will be selected by the Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA) in the International Journal of Small Craft Technology.


Conference Topics

Papers are invited mainly on research and design, experiment, production and operation for water-jet propulsion system and boat with water-jet.

  • Water-jet related experiment technology
  • Numerical research and flow control
  • Performance prediction and modeling
  • New designs and applications
  • Control and gearing systems
  • Manufacturing and operational considerations


Conference Date and Venue

The conference date and venue will take place on:

  Date     : 4 December 2017

  Venue  : Shanghai Parkview Hotel, 555  Ding Xiang Road, Pudong, Shanghai, China


Organiser & Co-organisers

  • Marine Design and Research Institute of China (MARIC)

            -  Laboratory of Science and Technology on Water Jet Propulsion (LABJET)

            -  Shanghai Key Laboratory of Ship Engineering (SKLSE)

  • The Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA)
  • The Shanghai Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SSNAME)
  • Shanghai University (SHU)

Organizing Committee


Prof. CHEN Gang, MARIC, China


Mr. Trevor Blakeley, RINA, UK


Prof. WANG Jinbao, SSNAME, China

Prof. CHEN Hongxun, SHU, China

Ms. YU Yu, MARIC, China

Dr. Wei Zhang, MARIC, China


Conference Secretariat

Dr. Wei Zhang, Marine Design and Research Institute of China (MARIC)

168 Zhong Shan Nan Yi Road, Shanghai, 200011, China

Phone: +86-21-63161688 ext. 1117           Fax: +86-21-63151167    



Important Dates

Abstract submission

1 June 2017

Abstract acceptance

30 June 2017

Full paper submission

30 Sep 2017

Paper review & acceptance

30 Oct 2017

Final paper submission

15 Nov 2017

Registration deadline

25 Nov 2017

IWWP 2017 Reception

3 Dec 2017

IWWP 2017 Workshop

4 Dec 2017

  • Abstracts and papers are to be submitted through the conference e-mail:


Conferences Fees

  • Please register before the conference through the conference secretariat
  • Speakers are free of registration fees

Author 100 680
Student 100 680
General Delegate 150 1000

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