Providing high-quality, scholarly research, addressing development, application and implications, in the field of maritime education, maritime safety management, maritime policy sciences, maritime industries, marine environment and energy technology. Contents include electronics, astronomy, mathematics, cartography, command and control, psychology, operational research, risk analysis, theoretical physics, operation in hostile environments, instrumentation, ergonomics, financial planning and law. Further, logistics, transport and mobility are addressed n this volume.
The book provides a forum for transportation researchers, engineers, navigators, ergonomists, and policy-makers with an interest in maritime researches.
Covering scientific, technological, political, economic, cultural and social aspects of maritime shipping, transportation and navigation, this booh publishes innovative, interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research on marine navigation subjects and is set to become the leading international scholarly publication specialising in discussion and debate on maritime subjects. The work is especially concerned to put maritime studies in a broad international and comparative context and is addressed to scientists and professionals in order to share experience, expert knowledge and research results, on all aspects of navigation and sea transportation.
"[…] an important work, with something for everyone interested in the safety of vessels and their crews."
Jacky Steemson, The RoSPA Occupational Safety & Health Journal, Volume 45, No. 10, 2015
1 Human Resource Management and Maritime Crew Manning
2 Maritime Education and Training (MET)
3 Sea Ports and Harbours
4 Port Facilities
5 Ship's Propulsion, Main Engine and Power Supply
6 Maritime Law and Policy
8 Ship's Operations
9 Safety of Transport