The agenda includes the topics:

  • Numerical hydrodynamic modelling for WECs

  • The Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics method

  • The DualSPHysics code

  • Applications in coastal engineering

  • Practical session I: Dam-break, Regular waves

  • Coupling with Chrono and MoorDyn

  • Your own experience with SPH

  • Practical session II: Point absorber, Moored device

  • Practical session III: OWSC, Pelamis


  • Prof. Aleksander Grm University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

  • Prof. Moncho Gómez Gesteira University of Vigo, Spain

  • Dr. Alejandro Crespo University of Vigo, Spain

  • Dr. José M. Domínguez University of Vigo, Spain

  • Dr. Corrado Altomare Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain

Training school Grant

WECANet offers a grant of (500 EUR/person) for 25 persons.

Deadline for applications to be submitted via this Google form: 1st November 2019

Notification of funding application outcome: 11th November 2019

More information on the description, outputs, programme, venue, travel, accommodation and application procedure in the pdf at the bottom of this page.