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Date Start Time End Time Description Location
September 8, 2013 16:00 19:00 IWAIS 2013 Registration Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Main Lobby
  19:00 22:30 IWAIS 2013 Icebreaker Party Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Court Garden
MONDAY        
September 9, 2013 7:30 8:30 Breakfast (60 minutes) Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Court Garden
  8:30 8:40 Welcome Address/Opening Business Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  8:40 12:30 SESSION 1 - ANTI-ICING / DE-ICING
Oral Presentations
Session Chairperson: Xingliang Jiang
Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  8:40 9:00 Xingliang Jiang - "Strategies and Status of Anti-icing and Disaster Reduction for Power Grid after the 2008 Ice Storm in China" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  9:00 9:20 Miroslav Radojcic - "Comparative testing of different anti-ice coatings for overhead line conductors with special focus on ice accretion, RIV and visual impact" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  9:20 9:40 Reza Jafari - "Design of superhydrophobic/icephobic composite coatings" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  9:40 10:00 Ladan Foroughi Mobarakeh - "Effect of plasma deposition time on ice repellency of plasma polymerized HMDSO film" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  10:00 10:20 Haruka Endo - "Behavior of a small water droplet on a superhydrophobic coating in a cold environment" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  10:20 10:40 Mitsugu Hasegawa - "Numerical study of the freezing process of minute water droplet on superhydrophobic surface" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  10:40 11:10 Tea & Coffee Break (30 minutes) Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Court Garden
  11:10 11:30 Faranak Arianpour - "Effect of immersion time on the hydrophobic and icephobic properties of self-assembled silane coatings on Al Substrates" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  11:30 11:50 Shahram Farhadi - "Corrosion resistance, ice-releasing performance and stability of nanostructured superhydrophobic surfaces on Al substrates" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  11:50 12:10 Gelareh Momen - "Delayed freezing time on various nanocomposite superhydrophobic surfaces" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  12:10 12:30 Siavash Asadollahi - "Development of silicon-based superhydrophobic/icephobic surfaces by an atmospheric pressure plasma jet" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  12:30 14:00 Lunch Break (90 minutes) Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Court Garden
  14:00 17:00 SESSION 2 - ICING IN WIND ENERGY
Oral Presentations
Session Chairperson: Göran Ronsten
Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  14:00 14:20 Michael Abbott - "Design and Implementation of a Wind and Icing Monitoring System for 80m Wind Turbines in Northern Labrador" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  14:20 14:40 Antoine Lacroix - "Assessment of Wind Energy Production Penalties Due to Cold Climate in Canada" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  14:40 15:00 Niels-Erik Clausen - "Recommended practices for wind energy in cold climates – resource assessment and site classification" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  15:00 15:20 Qin Hu - "Research Review of Wind Turbine Blade’s Icing and Anti-icing/De-icing" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  15:20 15:40 Tea & Coffee Break (20 minutes) Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Court Garden
  15:40 16:00 Adriána Hudecz - "Ice accretion on wind turbine blades" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  16:00 16:20 Matthew Wadham-Gagnon - "Field Measurement of Wind Turbine Blade Icing" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  16:20 16:40 Ville Lehtomäki - "Ice Induced Vibration on Wind Turbines" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  16:40 17:00 Neil Davis - "Forecasting Production Losses by Applying the Makkonen Icing Model to Wind Turbine Blades" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
  19:00 22:00 Banquet Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Salon A
TUESDAY        
September 10, 2013 7:30 8:30 Breakfast (60 minutes) Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Court Garden
  9:00 10:40 SESSION 3 - ICING MEASUREMENT & MODELLING
Oral Presentations (Part 1)
Session Chairperson: Svein Fikke
Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  9:00 9:20 Árni Jón Elíasson - "Wet-snow Accumulation – A Study of two severe Events in complex Terrain in Iceland" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  9:20 9:40 Hálfdán Ágústsson - "Modeling wet-snow accretion
Comparison of cylindrical model to field measurements"
Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  9:40 10:00 Bjørn Egil Kringlebotn Nygaard - "A study on the sticking efficiency of wet snow using 50 years of observations" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  10:00 10:20 Matthew Wadham-Gagnon - "Met mast configuration guidelines in Cold Climate" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  10:20 10:40 Lasse Makkonen - "Icing of a 328m tall tower - a case study" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  10:40 11:10 Tea & Coffee Break (30 minutes) Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Court Garden
  11:10 12:30 SESSION 3 - ICING MEASUREMENT & MODELLING
Oral Presentations (Part 2)
Session Chairperson: Lasse Makkonen
Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  11:10 11:30 Brian Wareing - "A New Severe Weather test site for OHL conductors and fittings" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  11:30 11:50 Kathleen F. Jones - "Winter measurements of sea spray at Mt. Desert Rock" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  11:50 12:10 Toshihiro Ozeki - "Laboratory experiments of saline water spray icing – Features of hydrophilic and hydrophobic pliable sheets" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  12:10 12:30 Xinbo Huang - "Ice Growth Prediction Model of Transmission Lines Based on Mamdani-type Fuzzy Neural Network" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  12:30 14:00 Lunch Break (90 minutes) Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Court Garden
  14:00 16:00 SESSION 4 - CONDUCTORS/INSULATORS/FLASHOVER
Oral Presentations
Session Chairperson: Masoud Farzaneh
Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  14:00 14:20 Fanghui Yin - "Influence of Electric Field on Conductor Icing" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  14:20 14:40 Zhijin Zhang - "Study on the Influence of Mixed-phase ice on Corona Inception Voltage of Smooth Conductor" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  14:40 15:00 Borut Zemljaric - "Post line insulator and classical insulator dynamics at snow shedding" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  15:20 15:40 Hiroya Homma - "Evaluation on Flashover Voltage Property of Snow Accreted Insulators for 154kV Transmission Lines" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  15:40 16:00 Sonja Berlijn - "Summarizing results and knowledge from laboratory ice and snow test on glass and composite insulators for overhead lines" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  16:00 18:00 Tea & Coffee Break & Formal Poster Session (2 hours) Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Court Garden
  16:30 18:00 International Advisory Committee (IAC) Meeting Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Garrison/Signal
  18:30 21:00 Nalcor Energy Sponsored Dinner for IAC Members and Accompanying Persons NOTE: Dinner location will be announced at or before the meeting
WEDNESDAY        
September 11, 2013 7:30 8:30 Breakfast Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Court Garden
  8:40 10:40 SESSION 5 - ICING CLIMATE & ICING FORECASTING
Oral Presentations
Session Chairperson: Jaroslav Šabata
Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  8:40 9:00 William Henson - "Forecasting of Icing Events and Icing Accumulation on Transmission Lines at Hawke Hill, Newfoundland and Labrador" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  9:00 9:20 Svein M. Fikke - "Application of numerical weather forecasting models on atmospheric icing in Long Range Mountains" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  9:20 9:40 Sergey Chereshnyuk - "A new set of climatic loads maps for Russia" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  9:40 10:00 Svein M. Fikke - "The Development of New Maps for Design Ice Loads for Great Britain" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  10:00 10:20 Sergey Chereshnyuk - "Icing conditions forecast using weather forecast model COSMO-RU" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  10:20 10:40 Xunjian Xu - "Short-term Winter Icing Climate Prediction of power line Based on the Polar Vortex Area and the Subtropical High" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  10:40 11:10 Tea & Coffee Break (30 minutes) Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Court Garden
  11:10 12:30 SESSION 6 - VARIOUS ICING TOPICS
Oral Presentations
Session Chairperson: Paul Mitten
Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  11:10 11:30 Asim Haldar - "Guide for the Preparation of an Emergency Restoration Plan" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  11:30 11:50 Hongxian Zhang - "Research and engineering application of power grid large-scale ice-disaster prevention and cure technology" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  11:50 12:10 Holger H. Koss - "Influence of Icing on Bridge Cable Aerodynamics" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  12:10 12:30 Chun Zhao - "A Portable DC De-icer for Rural Power Network Transmission Line" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  12:30 14:00 Lunch Break (90 minutes) Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Court Garden
  14:00 14:20 Muhammad Virk - "Atmospheric Icing on Structures: COLDTECH-RT3 Perspective" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  14:40 15:00 H. Banitalebi Dehkordi - "Wind tunnel glaze ice simulation on a vertical angle member for different aerodynamic angles" Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  15:00 15:30 PRESENTATIONS BY SPONSORS & EXHIBITORS Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
  15:30 16:00 Tea & Coffee Break (30 minutes) Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Court Garden
  16:00 16:15 CLOSING ADDRESS Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland - Avalon/Battery
THURSDAY
September 12, 2013
Depart at 8:30 Return by 15:30 Optional Site Visit to Hawke Hill
and Fermeuse Wind Power Project

(NOTE: This requires separate registration and cost.
Also, safety boots are required to visit Hawke Hill.)
NOTE: Please gather in the main lobby of the Sheraton Hotel by 8:15 to board vehicles

Compusult would like to sincerely thank all those who participated in IWAIS 2013 and helped make this workshop a success!

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Important Dates Important Dates

Registration open June 1, 2013
Deadline for discounted hotel rates August 9, 2013
Deadline for submission of Presentation Files August 31, 2013
Hotel reservation deadline September, 2013

 

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