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Author: Thomas, GA (Professor Giles Thomas)

Number of items: 151

Journal Article
AlaviMehr, J and Lavroff, J and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Thomas, GA, An experimental investigation on slamming kinematics, impulse and energy transfer for high-speed catamarans equipped with Ride Control Systems, Ocean Engineering, 178 pp. 410-422. ISSN 0029-8018 (2019) [Refereed Article] 
Shabani, B and Lavroff, J and Holloway, DS and Davis, MR and Thomas, GA, Wet-deck slamming loads and pressures acting on wave piercing catamarans, International Shipbuilding Progress, 66, (3) pp. 201-231. ISSN 0020-868X (2019) [Refereed Article] 
AlaviMehr, J and Lavroff, J and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Thomas, GA, An experimental investigation of ride control algorithms for high-speed catamarans Part 1: Reduction of ship motions, Journal of Ship Research, 61, (1) pp. 35-49. ISSN 0022-4502 (2017) [Refereed Article]
Javanmardi, M and Binns, J and Renilson, M and Thomas, G, Influence of channel shape on wave-generated parameters by a pressure source in shallow water, Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering, 143, (5) Article 04017016. ISSN 0733-950X (2017) [Refereed Article]
Davis, MR and French, BJ and Thomas, GA, Wave slam on wave piercing catamarans in random head seas, Ocean Engineering, 135 pp. 84-97. ISSN 0029-8018 (2017) [Refereed Article] 
Yiew, LJ and Bennetts, LG and Meylan, MH and Thomas, GA and French, BJ, Wave-induced collisions of thin floating disks, Physics of Fluids, 29 Article 127102. ISSN 1070-6631 (2017) [Refereed Article] 
Yiew, LJ and Bennetts, LG and Meylan, MH and French, BJ and Thomas, GA, Hydrodynamic responses of a thin floating disk to regular waves, Ocean Modelling, 97 pp. 52-64. ISSN 1463-5003 (2016) [Refereed Article] 
Ren, K and Wu, GX and Thomas, GA, Wave excited motion of a body floating on water confined between two semi-infinite ice sheets, Physics of Fluids, 28, (12) Article 127101. ISSN 1070-6631 (2016) [Refereed Article]
Penesis, I and Kilpatrick, S and Broun, D and Belward, S and Barnes, R and Roddick, J and Thomas, G and Leon de la Barra, B and Sammut, K and Battersby, P, Development of mathematical pathways for VET students to articulate to related higher education courses: a focus on engineering, International Journal of Innovation in Science and Mathematics Education, 23, (1) pp. 52-63. ISSN 2200-4270 (2015) [Refereed Article]
McVicar, JJ and Lavroff, J and Davis, MR and Thomas, G, Effect of slam force duration on the vibratory response of a lightweight high-speed wave-piercing catamaran, Journal of Ship Research, 59, (2) pp. 69-84. ISSN 0022-4502 (2015) [Refereed Article] 
Floyd, H and Chin, CKH and Thomas, G and Abbassi, R and Garaniya, V, Estimating the carbon footprint of Tasmanian fishing vessels, International Journal of Small Craft Technology, 157, (Part B1) pp. 1-9. ISSN 1740-0694 (2015) [Refereed Article] 
French, BJ and Thomas, GA and Davis, MR, Slam occurrences and loads of a high-speed wave piercer catamaran in irregular seas, Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Proceedings. Part M: Journal of Engineering for the Maritime Environment, 229, (1) pp. 45-57. ISSN 2041-3084 (2015) [Refereed Article] 
Meylan, MH and Yiew, LJ and Bennetts, LG and French, B and Thomas, GA, Surge motion of an ice floe in waves: comparison of a theoretical and an experimental model, Annals of Glaciology, 56, (69) pp. 155-159. ISSN 0260-3055 (2015) [Refereed Article]
Balash, C and Sterling, D and Binns, J and Thomas, G and Bose, N, The 'W' prawn-trawl with emphasised drag-force transfer to its centre line to reduce overall system drag, PLoS One, 10, (3) Article e0119622. ISSN 1932-6203 (2015) [Refereed Article]
Balash, C and Sterling, D and Binns, J and Thomas, G and Bose, N, The effect of mesh orientation on netting drag and its application to innovative prawn trawl design, Fisheries Research: An International Journal on Fishing Technology, Fisheries Science and Fisheries Management, 164, (April) pp. 206-213. ISSN 0165-7836 (2015) [Refereed Article] 
Jacobi, G and Thomas, GA and Davis, MR and Davidson, G, An insight into the slamming behaviour of large high-speed catamarans through full-scale measurements, Journal of Marine Science and Technology, 19, (1) pp. 15-32. ISSN 0948-4280 (2014) [Refereed Article] 
Pelletier, N and Andre, J and Charef, A and Damalas, D and Green, B and Parker, R and Sumaila, R and Thomas, G and Tobin, R and Watson, R, Energy prices and seafood security, Global Environmental Change, 24 pp. 30-41. ISSN 0959-3780 (2014) [Refereed Article] 
Bishop, A and Chin, CKH and Thomas, G, Energy use of fishing vessels operating in Tasmania, Transactions of the The Royal Institution of Naval Architects: International Journal of small craft technology, 156, (Part B2) pp. 57-70. ISSN 1740-0694 (2014) [Refereed Article] 
Liu, P and Bose, N and Frost, R and MacFarlane, G and Lilienthal, T and Penesis, I and Windsor, F and Thomas, G, Model testing of a series of bi-directional tidal turbine rotors, Energy, 67 pp. 397-410. ISSN 0360-5442 (2014) [Refereed Article] 
French, Benjamin and Thomas, GA and Davis, MR, Slam characteristics of a high-speed wave piercing catamaran in irregular waves, Royal Institution of Naval Architects. Transactions. Part A. International Journal of Maritime Engineering, 156, (Part A1) pp. A25-A36. ISSN 1479-8751 (2014) [Refereed Article]
Schmied, SA and Binns, JR and Renilson, MR and Thomas, GA and MacFarlane, GJ and Huijsmans, R, A novel method for generating continuously surfable waves-comparison of predictions with experimental results, Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, 135, (3) pp. 034501.1-034501.9. ISSN 0892-7219 (2013) [Refereed Article]
Haase, M and Davidson, G and Thomas, G and Binns, J and Bose, N, A practical design approach including resistance predictions for medium-speed catamarans, Ship Technology Research, 60, (1) pp. 4-13. ISSN 0937-7255 (2013) [Refereed Article]
Swidan, AAW and Amin, WAI and Ranmuthugala, SD and Thomas, GA and Penesis, I, Numerical Prediction of Symmetric Water Impact Loads on Wedge Shaped Hull Form Using CFD, World Journal of Mechanics, 3, (8) pp. 1-8. ISSN 2160-049X (2013) [Refereed Article]
Swidan, A and Amin, W and Ranmuthugala, D and Thomas, G and Penesis, I, Numerical prediction of symmetric water impact loads on wedge shaped hull form using CFD, World Journal of Mechanics, 3, (8) pp. 311-318. ISSN 2160-0503 (2013) [Refereed Article]
Marsh, P and Ranmuthugala, D and Penesis, I and Thomas, G, Performance predictions of a straight-bladed vertical axis turbine using double-multiple streamtube and computational fluid dynamics models, Journal of Ocean Technology, 8, (1) pp. 87-103. ISSN 1718-3200 (2013) [Refereed Article] 
Robbins, A and Thomas, GA and Amin, WAI and MacFarlane, GJ and Renildon, M and Dand, I, Vessel wave wake characterisation using wavelet analysis, International Journal of Maritime Engineering: Transactions of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Part A, 155, (Part A2) pp. 59-66. ISSN 1479-8751 (2013) [Refereed Article]
Lavroff, J and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Thomas, G, Wave slamming loads on wave-piercer catamarans operating at high-speed determined by hydro-elastic segmented model experiments, Marine Structures, 33 pp. 120-142. ISSN 0951-8339 (2013) [Refereed Article] 
Robbins, A and Thomas, GA and MacFarlane, GJ and Dand, I and Renilson, M, When is water shallow?, International Journal of Maritime Engineering, Transactions of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Part A, 155, (Jul-Sep) pp. A117-A129. ISSN 1479-8751 (2013) [Refereed Article]
Robbins, A and Thomas, G and Macfarlane, G and Dand, I and Renilson, M, When water is shallow, Transactions of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects Part A: International Journal of Maritime Engineering, 155, (Part A3) pp. A116-A130. ISSN 1479-8751 (2013) [Refereed Article] 
Amin, W and Davis, MR and Thomas, GA and Holloway, DS, Analysis of wave slam induced hull vibrations using continuous wavelet transforms, Ocean Engineering, 58 pp. 154-166. ISSN 0029-8018 (2012) [Refereed Article] 
Jacobi, G and Thomas, G and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Davidson, G and Roberts, T, Full-scale motions of a large high-speed catamaran: the influence of wave environment, speed and ride control system, International Journal of Maritime Engineering, 154, (A3) pp. A143-A155. ISSN 1479-8751 (2012) [Refereed Article]
Haase, M and Binns, J and Thomas, G and Bose, N and Davidson, G and Friezer, S, On the macro hydrodynamic design of highly efficient medium-speed catamarans with minimum resistance, International Journal of Maritime Engineering, 154, (A3) pp. 131-141. ISSN 1479-8751 (2012) [Refereed Article]
Thomas, G and Ford, A and Kibby, L and Binns, J and Finnie, I and Kavanagh, N, Wave-induced motions of gas cat: a novel catamaran for gas processing and offloading, Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, 134, (2) Article 021102. ISSN 0892-7219 (2012) [Refereed Article]
Lavroff, J and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Thomas, G, Determination of wave slamming loads on high-speed catamarans by hydroelastic segmented model experiments, International Journal of Maritime Engineering, 153, (A3) pp. 185-197. ISSN 1479-8751 (2011) [Refereed Article] 
Thomas, G and Kibby, L and Ford, A and Binns, JR and Finnie, I and Kavanagh, N, Experimental Investigation into wave-induced design loads on a large moored catamaran, Ships and Offshore Structures, 6, (4) pp. 273-295. ISSN 1744-5302 (2011) [Refereed Article]
Thomas, G and Winkler, S and Davis, M and Holloway, D and Matsubara, S and Lavroff, J and French, B, Slam events of high-speed catamarans in irregular waves, Journal of Marine Science and Technology, 16, (1) pp. 8-21. ISSN 0948-4280 (2011) [Refereed Article]
Robbins, A and Thomas, GA and Renilson, MR and Macfarlane, GJ, Subcritical wave wake unsteadiness, International Journal of Maritime Engineering, 153, (A3) pp. 153-161. ISSN 1479-8751 (2011) [Refereed Article]
Thomas, G and Henderson, A and Goldfinch, T, The influence of university entry scores on student performance in engineering mechanics, Australasian Journal of Engineering Education, 17, (1) pp. 19-25. ISSN 1324-5821 (2011) [Refereed Article]
Schmied, SA and Binns, JR and Renilson, MR and Thomas, GA and Macfarlane, GJ and Huijsmans, R, A novel method for generating continuously surfable waves, Marine Technology Society Journal, 44, (2) pp. 7-12. ISSN 0025-3324 (2010) [Refereed Article]
Thomas, G and O'Doherty, D and Sterling, D and Chin, C, Energy audit of fishing vessels, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part M: Journal of Engineering for the Maritime Environment, 224, (2) pp. 87-102. ISSN 1475-0902 (2010) [Refereed Article]
Thomas, G and Duffy, J and Lilienthal, T and Watts, R and Gehling, R, On the avoidance of parametric roll in head seas, Ships and Offshore Structures, 5, (4) pp. 295-306. ISSN 1744-5302 (2010) [Refereed Article]
Thomas, G and Turner, T and Andrewartha, T and Morris, B, Ship motions during replenishment at sea operations in head seas, International Journal of Maritime Engineering, 152, (4) pp. A181-A196. ISSN 1479-8751 (2010) [Refereed Article]
Binns, JR and Palos, O and Brandner, PA and Thomas, GA, Dynamic knockdown of canting keel yachts in breaking waves, Marine Technology and SNAME News, 46, (2) pp. 99-106. ISSN 1945-3582 (2009) [Refereed Article]
Thomas, GA and Davis, MR and Doctors, L and Couser, P and Holloway, DS and Lilienthal, T and Magnuson, TA, Motions of Catamarans in Oblique Seas at Speed , Royal Institution of Naval Architects. Transactions. Part A. International Journal of Maritime Engineering, 151, (Part a2) pp. 13-24. ISSN 1479-8751 (2009) [Refereed Article]
Lavroff, J and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Thomas, GA, The Vibratory Response of High-Speed Catamarans to Slamming Investigated by Hydroelastic Segmented Model Experiments, International Journal of Maritime Engineering, 151, (4) pp. 1-13. ISSN 1479-8751 (2009) [Refereed Article] 
Robbins, A and Thomas, GA and Renilson, MR and MacFarlane, GJ and Dand, I, Vessel trans-critical wave wake, divergent wave angle and decay, Royal Institution of Naval Architects. Transactions. Part A. International Journal of Maritime Engineering, 151, (2) pp. 25-38. ISSN 1479-8751 (2009) [Refereed Article]
Thomas, GA and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Roberts, T, The Vibratory Damping of Large High Speed Catamarans, Marine Structures, 21, (1) pp. 1-21. ISSN 0951-8339 (2008) [Refereed Article]
Ojeda, RE and Prusty, G and Lawrence, N and Thomas, GA, A new approach for the large deflection finite element analysis of isotropic and composite plates with arbitrary orientated stiffeners, Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, 43, (13) pp. 989-1002. ISSN 0168-874X (2007) [Refereed Article] 
Lilienthal, T and Matsuda, A and Thomas, GA, Dynamic Stability in following Seas: predictive and experimental approaches, Journal of Marine Science andTechnology, 12, (2 2007) pp. 111-118. ISSN 0948-4280 (2007) [Refereed Article] 
Lavroff, J and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Thomas, GA, Experimental analysis of the wet flexural mode response of an NPL 6A hydroelastic segmented model, Australian Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 4, (2) pp. 197-207. ISSN 1448-4846 (2007) [Refereed Article] 
Thomas, GA and Tomic, P and Tuite, A, High speed catarmaran or monohull? How do you chose?, Ships and Offshore Structures, 2, (2) pp. 137-147. ISSN 1744-5302 (2007) [Refereed Article]
Andrewartha, T and Thomas, GA and Turner, T and Lin, F, Replenishment at Sea: Motionsof Ships Operating Side by Side in Head Seas, International Journal of Maritime Engineering, 149, (A 2007) pp. 63-72. ISSN 1479-8751 (2007) [Refereed Article] 
Thomas, GA and Duffy, JT and MacFarlane, GJ and Polmear, J, Water Stilling for Towing Tank seakeeping experiments, Australian Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 4, (2) pp. 225-223. ISSN 1448-4846 (2007) [Refereed Article] 
Roberts, T and Davidson, G and Thomas, GA, Global & Slam Loads For A Large Wave Piercing Catamaran, Australian Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 3, (2) pp. 155-164. ISSN 1448-4846 (2006) [Refereed Article] 
Thomas, GA and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Roberts, TR, The effect of slamming and whipping on the fatigue life of a high speed catamaran, Australian Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 3, (2) pp. 165-174. ISSN 1448-4846 (2006) [Refereed Article] 
Holloway, DS and Thomas, GA and Davis, MR, Added mass of whipping modes for ships at high Froude number by a free surface boundary element method coupled with strip theory, ANZIAM Journal, 45 pp. C831-C844. ISSN 1446-8735 (2004) [Refereed Article] 
Holloway, DS and Thomas, GA and Davis, MR, Boundary element methods in the prediction of the acoustic damping of ship whipping, ANZIAM J., 45 (E) pp. C845-C856. ISSN 1446-8735 (2004) [Refereed Article] 
Thomas, GA and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Watson, NL and Roberts, T, Slamming Response of a Large High-Speed Wave-Piercer Catamaran, Marine Technology and SNAME News, 40, (2) pp. 126-140. ISSN 1945-3582 (2003) [Refereed Article] 
Thomas, GA and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS, The whipping vibration of large high speed catamarans, International Journal of Maritime Technology, 145 pp. 289-304. ISSN 1479-8751 (2003) [Refereed Article] 
Chapter in Book
Goldfinch, TL and Carew, AL and Thomas, G, Student Views on Engineering Mechanics Education and the Implications for Educators, Engineering Education: an Australian Perspective, Multi-Science Publishing Co Ltd, S Grainger and C Kestell (ed), Essex, pp. 171-181. ISBN 9781907132292 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
Conference Publication
Shahraki, JR and Davis, MR and Shabani, B and AlaviMehr, J and Thomas, GA and Lavroff, J and Amin, WAI, Mitigation of slamming of large wave-piercing catamarans, Proceedings of the 30th Symposium on Naval Hydrodynamics, 2-7 November 2014, Hobart, Tasmania, pp. 1-13. ISBN 9781862958500 (2016) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Haase, M and Davidson, G and Friezer, S and Binns, J and Thomas, G and Bose, N, Full-scale simulation-based hull form design for large medium-speed catamarans with high fuel efficiency, Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, 01-04 September, Washington DC, USA, pp. 1-10. (2015) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Bennetts, LG and Yiew, LJ and Meylan, MH and French, BJ and Thomas, G, An experimental model of non-rafting collisions between ice floes caused by monochromatic water waves, Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2014, 8-11 December 2014, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 1-4. ISBN 978-064659695-2 (2014) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
Rafieshahraki, J and Thomas, GA and Penesis, I and Amin, WAI and Davis, MR and Davidson, G, Centrebow design for wave-piercing catamarans, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, 2-5 December 2013, Amsterdam, pp. 1-8. (2014) [Conference Extract] 
Magoga, TF and Aksu, S and Cannon, S and Ojeda, R and Thomas, G, Indentification of slam events experienced by a high-speed craft, Safety & Reliability of Ships, Offshore & Subsea Structures International Conference, 18-20 August, Scotland, UK, pp. 1-13. (2014) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
Abdussamie, N and Amin, W and Ojeda, R and Thomas, G and Drobyshevski, Y, Irregular wave generation and assessment of static air gap of offshore structures, The Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 8-11 December, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 1-4. ISBN 978-0-646-59695-2 (2014) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Swidan, AA and Thomas, GA and Amin, W and Ranmuthugala, D and Penesis, I, Numerical investigation of water slamming loads on wave-piercing catamaran hull model, HSMV 2014: 10th symposium on high speed marine vehicles, 15-17 October 2014, Naples, Italy, pp. 1-9. (2014) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
Marsh, PJ and Ranmuthugala, D and Penesis, I and Thomas, G, Numerical simulation of straight-bladed vertical axis tidal turbines, 2nd Asian Wave and Tidal Energy Conference Program, 28-31 July, Tokyo, Japan, pp. 1-8. (2014) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
Abdussamie, N and Ojeda, R and Amin, W and Thomas, G and Drobyshevski, Y, Prediction of wave-in-deck loads on offshore structures using CFD, The Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 8-11 December, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 1-4. ISBN 978-0-646-59695-2 (2014) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Schmied, SA and Binns, JR and Renilson, MR and Thomas, GA and MacFarlane, GJ and Huijsmans, R, The design limitations of a circular wave pool, ASME 2014 33rd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, 8-13 June 2014, San Francisco, California, pp. 1-9. ISBN 978-0-7918-4550-9 (2014) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Abdussamie, N and Amin, W and Ojeda, R and Thomas, G and Drobyshevski, Y, Vertical wave-in-deck loading and pressure distribution on fixed horizontal decks of offshore platforms, Proceedings of the 24th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference, 15-20 June 2014, Busan, Korea, pp. 898-906. ISSN 1098-6189 (2014) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Abdussamie, N and Amin, W and Thomas, G and Ojeda, R, Wave-in-deck forces on fixed horizontal decks of offshore platforms, ASME 2014 33rd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, 8-13 June 2014, San Francisco, California, pp. 1-11. ISBN 978-0-7918-4537-0 (2014) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Zurcher, K and Bose, N and Binns, JR and Thomas, G and Davidson, G, Design and commissioning tests for waterjet self-propulsion testing of a medium-speed catamaran ferry using a single demihull, Proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Marine Propulsors, 5-8 May 2013, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia, pp. 97-103. ISBN 9780646903347 (2013) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, GA and Harte, D and Pointing, D, Developing student skills through industry-aligned and team-focussed design projects, Papers from the 2nd International Conference on the Education and Professional Development of Engineers in the maritime Industry, 26-27 February 2013, Singapore, pp. 50-55. ISBN 978-1-909024-12-0 (2013) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Kilpatrick, SI and Beswick, K and McNaught, K and Penesis, I and Balatti, J and Roddick, J and Thomas, GA and Callingham, RA and Skalicky, JL and Brown, NR and Fitzallen, NE and Leon de la Barra, BA and Belward, S and Sammut, K and Katersky Barnes, RS, Development of mathematics pathways for VET students to articulate to related higher education courses, Development of mathematical pathways for vet students to articulate to related higher education courses, Friday 20th September, Australian National University (2013) [Conference Extract] 
Symes, MF and Thomas, GA and Ranmuthugala, SD, Graduate Attributes: Industry and Graduate Perceptions, 2nd International Conference on the Education and Professional Development of Engineers in the Maritime Industry, 26-27 February 2013, Bukit Timah, Singapore, pp. 80-86. ISBN 9781909024120 (2013) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Schmied, SA and Binns, JR and Renilson, MR and Thomas, GA and MacFarlane, GJ and Huijsmans, R, Limitations on the creation of continuously surfable waves generated by a pressure source moving in a circular path, Proceedings of the ASME 2013 32nd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, 9-14 June 2013, Nantes, France, pp. 1-12. ISBN 978-0-7918-5531-7 (2013) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Balash, C and Sterling, D and Binns, J and Thomas, G and Bose, N, Netting drag due to mesh orientation in prawn trawls, Proceedings of Computational Methods in Marine Engineering V: Marine 2013, 29-31 May 2013, Patriotische Gesellschaft, Hamburg, Germany, pp. 1. (2013) [Conference Extract]
Davidson, G and Lavroff, J and Davis, MR and Thomas, GA and Binns, JR and Freizer, S and Roberts, T, Non-linear Behaviour in the Seakeeping of High Speed Craft, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, 2-5 December 2013, Amsterdam, pp. 1-7. (2013) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Javanmardi, M and Binns, JR and Thomas, GA and Renilson, MR, Prediction of water wave propagation using computational fluid dynamics, Proceedings of the ASME 2013 32nd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, 9-14 June, Nantes, France, pp. 1-8. ISBN 978-0-7918-5541-6 (2013) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Kamal, IM and Binns, JR and Bose, N and Thomas, GA, Reliability assessment of ship powering performance extrapolations using Monte Carlo methods, Proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Marine Propulsors, 5-8 May 2013, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia, pp. 454-460. ISBN 9780646903347 (2013) [Refereed Conference Paper]
French, Benjamin and Thomas, G and Davis, M and Holloway, D, A high Froude number time-domain strip theory for ship motion predictions in irregular waves, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 3-7 December, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia, pp. 1-4. ISBN 9780646583730 (2012) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Haase, M and Iliopulos, F and Davidson, G and Friezer, S and Thomas, G and Binns, J and Bose, N and Lavroff, J and Davis, MR, Application of RANSE-based simulations for resistance prediction of medium-speed catamarans at different scales, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 3-7 December, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia, pp. 1-4. ISBN 9780646583730 (2012) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Davis, MR and Lavroff, J and Thomas, GA and Davidson, G, Deep water entry of high speed ferry bows, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 3-7 December, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia, pp. 1-4. ISBN 9780646583730 (2012) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Davis, MR and Lavroff, J and Thomas, GA, Identification of extreme impulsive slam loads on high speed ferries by hydro-elastic model testing, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Violent Flows, 25-27 September, Nantes, France, pp. 198-204. (2012) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Goldfinch, T and Abuodha, P and Hampton, G and Hill, F and Dawes, L and Thomas, G, Intercultural competence in engineering education: who are we teaching?, Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Conference for the Australasian Association for Engineering Education, 3-5 December, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 1-8. ISBN 9780987177230 (2012) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, G and Matsubara, S and Davis, MR and French, Benjamin and Lavroff, J and Amin, W, Lessons learnt through the design, construction and testing of a hydroelastic model for determining motions, loads and slamming behavior in severe sea states, Proceedings of the sixth International Conference on Hydroelasticity in Marine Technology, 19-21 September, Tokyo, pp. 163-172. ISBN 978-4-9906321-0-6 (2012) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Haase, M and Davidson, G and Thomas, G and Binns, J and Bose, N, On the design and resistance prediction of large medium-speed catamarans, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on High-Performance Marine Vehicles, 27-28 September, Duisburg, pp. 1-9. (2012) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Binns, JR and Renilson, M and Thomas, G and Macfarlane, G and Schmied, S and Huijsmans, R, Research into the circular wave pool - a new method of generating controlled breaking waves, Proceedings of Pacific 2012 International Maritime Conference, 31 January - 2 February 2012, Sydney, NSW, pp. 630-636. (2012) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Haase, M and Binns, J and Thomas, G and Bose, N, Resistance prediction of medium-speed catamarans using free-surface viscous flow simulations, Proceedings of the 15th Numerical Towing Tank Symposium, 7-9 October, Cortona, Italy, pp. 1-6. (2012) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Javanmardi, M and Binns, J and Renilson, MR and Thomas, G and Schmied, SA and Huijsmans, R, The formation of surfable waves in a circular wave pool - comparison of numerical and experimental approaches, Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE, 1-6 July, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, pp. 325-331. ISBN 978-0-7918-4491-5 (2012) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Javanmardi, M and Binns, JR and Renilson, MR and Thomas, GA, The prediction of wave patterns at large distances from a moving body in a confined channel, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 3-7 December, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia, pp. 1-4. ISBN 9780646583730 (2012) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Marsh, P and Ranmuthugala, D and Penesis, I and Thomas, G, Three dimensional numerical simulations of a straight-bladed vertical axis tidal turbine, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 3-7 December 2012, Lauceston, Tasmania, Australia, pp. 1-4. ISBN 9780646583730 (2012) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Amin, W and Davis, MR and Thomas, G and Holloway, DS, Transient wave loads on large high speed catamarans, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on High-Performance Marine Vehicles, 27-28 September 2012, Duisberg, pp. 1-13. (2012) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Davidson, G and Roberts, TR and Friezer, S and Thomas, GA and Bose, N and Davis, MR and Verbeek, R, 130m Wave piercer catamaran: A new energy efficient multihull operating at critical speeds, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on High Speed Marine Vehicles, 2-3 March, 2011, Fremantle, Australia, pp. 61-72. ISBN 978-1-905040-81-0 (2011) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
Schmied, SA and Binns, JR and Renilson, MR and Thomas, GA and Macfarlane, GJ and Huijsmans, R, A novel method for generating continuously surfable waves - Comparison of predictions with experimental results, Proceedings of the 30th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE2011), 19-24 June, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, pp. 83-93. ISBN 978-0-7918-4438-0 (2011) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, G and Furness, P and Gaston, T and Lambert, C and Schaeffer, P and Virieux, J, An innovative multi-disciplinary programme to foster maritime engineering students' complex problem solving skills through practical activities at sea, Proceedings of the International Conference on the Education & Professional Development of Engineers in the Maritime Industry, 7-8 December 2011, Newcastle, UK, pp. 1-6. ISBN 978-1-905040-93-3 (2011) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Matsubara, S and Thomas, G and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Roberts, T, Influence of centrebow on motions and loads of high-speed catamarans, Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation (FAST 2011), 26-29 September 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii, pp. 661-668. ISBN 978-0-9850660-0-0 (2011) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Davidson, G and Roberts, T and Friezer, S and Davis, M and Bose, N and Thomas, G and Binns, J and Verbeek, R, Maximising efficiency and minimising cost in high speed craft, Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation (FAST 2011), 26-29 September 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii, pp. 727-734. ISBN 978-0-9850660-0-0 (2011) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Goldfinch, T and Layton, C and Gardner, A and Thomas, G and Henderson, A and McCarthy, T, Observing cultural interactions in engineering design projects, Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Conference for the Australasian Association for Engineering Education, 5-7 December 2011, Freemantle, Western Australia, pp. 184-190. ISBN 9780858259980 (2011) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Rafieshahraki, J and Penesis, I and Thomas, G and Davis, MR and Whelan, JR, Prediction of Slamming Behaviour of Monohull and Multihull Forms using Smoothed Particle Hydrodymamics, HSMV 2011 Conference Proceedings, 25 - 27 May 2011, Naples, Italy, pp. 1-10. ISBN 978-88-906112-0-9 (2011) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Goldfinch, T and Gardner, A and McCarthy, T and Henderson, AD and Thomas, GA and Carew, ALJ, A Tool for Online Mechanics Learning Resource Sharing, Proceedings of the 21st Annual Conference for the Australasian Association for Engineering Education, 5-8 December 2010, Sydney, Australia, pp. 448-453. ISBN 978-0-646-54610-0 (2010) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Morris, B and Hutchison, C and Thomas, G and Phelps, B and Lilienthal, T, Hydroelastic Response of a Segmented Frigate Model, PACIFIC 2010, 27-29 January 2010, Sydney, Australia, pp. CD Rom. (2010) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Lavroff, J and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Thomas, GA, Slamming of High-Speed Catamarans in Severe Sea Conditions Investigated by Hydroelastic Segmented Model Experiments, Conference Proceedings Distributed in Electronic Format, 28th Symposium on Naval Hydrodynamics, 12 September 2010, California, pp. 1-12. ISBN 0309089816 (2010) [Non Refereed Conference Paper] 
Davis, MR and Lavroff, J and French, B and Thomas, GA and Holloway, DS and Roberts, TR, The prediction of wetdeck slam loads on high-speed catamarans, Pacific 2010, 27-29 January 2010, Sydney, Australia, pp. CD Rom. ISBN 1-877-040-78-9 (2010) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
French, Benjamin and Thomas, GA and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Mason, LB, Time-domain simulation of wet deck slamming - a hybrid theoretical and empirical approach, HIPER 10 Proceedings, 13-15 October 2010, Melbourne, Florida, pp. 123-134. ISBN 978-1-4507-3231-4 (2010) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Thomas, G and Sterling, D and O'Doherty, D and Chin, C, Where is all the energy going? An energy audit system for Australian fishing vessels, E-Fishing Fishing Vessel Energy Efficiency, 18th - 20th May 2010, Vigo, Spain, pp. 32-41. (2010) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, GA and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Roberts, T and Matsubara, S and Lavroff, J and Amin, WAI and Chamberlin, KR and Dove, TW, Characterisation of slam events of a high-speed catamaran in irregular waves, Proceeding of the 10th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, 5th -8th October, Athens, pp. 177-188. ISBN 978-960-254-686-4 (2009) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Davis, MR and Amin, WAI and Lavroff, J and Holloway, DS and Thomas, GA and Matsubara, S and Roberts, T, Global and Slam Load Model Testing to Support Developing HSMV Operations in Severe Sea Conditions, International Conference for Innovation in High Speed Marine Vessels, 28-29 January , Fremantle, Australia, pp. on CD. (2009) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
Duffy, JT and Renilson, MR and Thomas, GA, Simulation of ship manoeuvring in laterally restricted water, International Conference on Ship Manoeuvring in Shallow and Confined Water: Bank effects, 13-15 May, Antwerp, Belgium, pp. 85-94. ISBN 978-1-905040-46-9 (2009) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Davis, MR and Thomas, GA and Holloway, DS and Lavroff, J and Amin, WAI and Matsubara, S and Roberts, T, Slamming and Whipping of Wave-Piercing Catamarans, 5th International Conference on Hydroelasticity in Marine Technology, 8-10 September, Southampton, UK, pp. on CD. (2009) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Amin, WAI and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Thomas, GA, Slamming Quasi-Static Analysis of an Incat 98m High-Speed Wave Piercing Catamaran, International Conference for Innovation in High Speed Marine Vessels, 28-29 January , Fremantle, Australia, pp. on CD. (2009) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
Goldfinch, T and Carew, ALJ and Thomas, GA, Students Views on Engineering Mechanics Education and Implications for Educators, Proceedings of the 20th Annual Conference for the Australasian Association for Engineering Education, 6 - 9 December 2009, Adelaide, pp. 624-629. ISBN 1876346590 (2009) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Thomas, GA and Henderson, AD and Goldfinch, TL, The Influence of University Entry Scores on Performance in Engineering Mechanics, Proceedings of 20th Annual Conference for the Australasian Association for Engineering Education, 6-9 December 2009, University of Adelaide, pp. 980-985. ISBN 1876346604 (2009) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Thomas, GA and Binns, JR and Ford, A and Finnie, I and Kibby, LJ and Kavanagh, N, Wave-induced motions of gas cat: A novel catamaran for gas processing and offloading, 28th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Artic Engineering, 31 May - 5 June, Hawaii, USA, pp. 1-9. (2009) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Goldfinch, T and Carew, ALJ and Gardner, A and Henderson, AD and McCarthy, T and Thomas, GA, Cross-institutional comparison of mechanics examinations: A guide for the curious, Proceedings of the 19th Annual Conference for the Australasian Association for Engineering Education, 7 -10 December 2008, Yepoon QLD, pp. 1-8. ISBN 1-921047 60 7 (2008) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Amin, WAI and Davis, MR and Thomas, GA, Evaluation of finite element analysis as a tool to predict sea loads with the aid of trials data, 8th Symposium on High Speed Marine Vehicles (HSMV 2008), 21 - 23 May 2008, Naples, pp. 1-12. ISBN 9781605604602 (2008) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Thomas, GA and Gehling, R and Duffy, JT and Lilienthal, T and Watts, R, Parametric rolling in head seas - an Australian perspective, The 6th Osaka colloquium on seakeeping and stability of ships : OC 2008 seakeeping & stability, proceedings, 26 - 29 March 2008, Osaka, pp. 312-317. (2008) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Andrewartha, T and Thomas, GA and Cannon, S, Seakeeping behaviour of a damaged warship, Pacific 2008 International Maritime Conference Proceedings, 29 -31 January 2008, Sydney, pp. CD Rom. (2008) [Refereed Conference Paper]
Thomas, GA and Doctors, l and Couser, P and Hackett, MJ, Catamaron Motions in Beam Obilique Seas, Proceeding of the 9th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, FAST 07, 26-29 September 2007, Shanghai, pp. 426-434. (2007) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, GA and Davis, MR and Whelan, J, Computational Modelling of Wet Deck Slam Loads with Refeence to Seat Trials, Proceeding of the 9th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, FAST 07, 26-29 September 2007, Shanghai, pp. 616 -625. (2007) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Davis, MR and Whelan, JR and Thomas, GA, Computational modelling of wet deck slam loads with reference to sea trials, Proceedings of FAST2007, 23-27 Sept, 2007, Shanghai China, pp. 616-624. (2007) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Ojeda, RE and Lawrence, N and Thomas, GA and Prusty, BG, Geometrically non-linear analysis of composite stiffened & sandwhich structures using the finite element method, Progress in Mechanics and Structures of material, 29 November to 1st December 2006, Christchurch, New Zealand, pp. 204-208. ISBN 0415426928 (2007) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, GA and Mason, AP, Stochastic Optimisation of IACC Yatchs, Proceeding 6th International COMPIT, 23-25 April 2007, Cortona, pp. 122-142. ISBN 88-7617-002-2 (2007) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, GA and MacFarlane, GJ and Dand, I and Robbins, A and Renilson, MR, The Decay of Catamaran wave wake in Shallow water, Proceeding of the 9th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, FAST 07, 26-29 September 2007, Shanghai, pp. 184-192. (2007) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Lavroff, J and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Thomas, GA, The whipping vibratory response of a hydroelastic segmented catamaran model, Proceedings of FAST2007: Ninth International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, 23-27 Sept, 2007, Shanghai China, pp. 600-607. (2007) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Lawrence, N and Thomas, GA and Visentin, D, Enhancing Critical Thinking Skills in First Year Engineering Students, Proceedings of The International Conference on Innovation, Good Practice and Research in Engineering Education 2006, 24-26 July 2006, Liverpool, England, pp. 305-310. ISBN 1-905788-11-8 (2006) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Lavroff, J and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Thomas, GA, Experimental analysis of the wet flexural mode response of an NPL6a hydroelastic segment model, Proceedings of 5th International Conference on High Performance Marine Vehicles, 8-10 November 2006, Launceston, Australia, pp. 179-190. ISBN 0-646-46618-6 (2006) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Lawrence, N and Thomas, GA and Ranmuthugala, SD and Sahoo, P and Pal, A, Generic Graduate Attributes in Maritime Engineering, Proceedings of the International Conference on Education, Training and Continuing Development of Marine Engineers in the Maritime Industry, 23-24 May 2006, London, pp. 101-108. (2006) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Roberts, TR and Davidson, G and Davis, MR and Thomas, GA, Global loads derivation of large high speed vessels, Proceedings of Pacific 2006 International Maritime Conference, 30 January - 2 February 2006, Sydney, Australia, pp. 1-14. ISBN 1877040 46 0 (2006) [Non Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, GA and Tomic, P and Tuite, A, High-Speed Catamaran or Monohull? How do you choose?, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on High Performance Marine Vehicles (Hiper06), 8-10 November 2006, Launceston, Australia, pp. 164-178. (2006) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, GA and Furness, PA and Lawrence, N, Learning through Industry-Focussed and Team-Based Ship Design Projects, Proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference of Australasian Association for Educating Engineers, 10-13 December 2006, Auckland, New Zealand, pp. 1-10. (2006) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, GA and Harris, D and d'Armancourt, Y and Larkins, I, The Performance And Controllability Of Yachts Sailing Downwind In Waves, Proceedings of the 2nd High Performance Yacht Design Conference, Ferburary 2006, Auckland, New Zealand, pp. 8. (2006) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, GA and Duffy, JT and MacFarlane, GJ and Polmear, J, Water Stilling for Towing Tank Experiments of High Performance Craft, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on High Performance Marine Vehicles (Hiper06), 8-10 November 2006, Launceston, Australia, pp. 153-163. (2006) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Roberts, T and Davidson, G and Thomas, GA, Global & Slam Loads For A Large Wave Piercing Catamaran, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, FAST 05, June 2005, St Petersburg, Russia, pp. 1-9. (2005) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, GA and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Roberts, T, The influence of slamming and whipping on the fatigue life of a high-speed catamaran, Proceedings of FAST 05: 8th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, 27-30 June, 2005, St Petersburg, Russia, pp. 1-8. ISBN 5-88303-045-9 (2005) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, GA and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Roberts, T, An Investigation into the Whipping of Large High-Speed Catamarans, Proceedings of 4th International Conference on High-Performance Marine Vehicles (HIPER 04), September 2004, Rome, Italy, pp. 162-176. ISBN 88-7617-001-4 (2004) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Holloway, DS and Thomas, GA and Davis, MR, Boundary element methods in the prediction of the acoustic damping of ship wipping vibrations, Proceedings of the eleventh Biennial Computational Techniques and Applications Conference, July 2003, Sydney, pp. C845-C856. ISSN 1446-8735 (2004) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Holloway, DS and Davis, MR and Thomas, GA, Rigid Body Dynamic Hull Bending Moments, Shear Forces and Pcm In Fast Catamarans, Proceedings of FAST 2003 : The 7th InternatIonal Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, 7-10th October 2003, Ischia (Italy), pp. B57-B64. ISBN 88-901174-8-6 (2003) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, GA and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Roberts, T, Transient Dynamic Slam Response Of Large High Speed Catamarans, Proceedings of FAST 2003 : The 7th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, 7-10th October 2003, Ischia (Italy), pp. B1-B8. ISBN 88-901174-8-6 (2003) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, GA and Davis, MR and Holloway, DS and Roberts, T, Extreme Asymmetric Slam Loads on Large High Speed Catamarans, Proceedings of the 6th Symposium on High Speed Marine Vehicles, 18-20 September, 2002, Castello di Baia, Italy, pp. I.15-I.23. (2002) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Harris, D and Thomas, GA and Renilson, MR, A Time-domain simulation for predicting the downwind performance of yachts in waves, The Fifteenth Chesapeake Sailing Yacht Symposium, Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Annapolis, Maryland, pp. 67-77. (2001) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Thomas, GA and Davis, MR and Whelan, J and Roberts, T, Slamming Response of Large High Speed Catamarans, Proceedings of FAST 2001, The 6th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, 4-6 September, 2001, Southampton, UK, pp. 97-107. ISBN 0 903055 70 8 (2001) [Refereed Conference Paper] 
Patent
Maynard, DL and Gaston, TF and Thomas, GA and Frost, RT, System, apparatus and method for reducing trawl bycatch (2010) [Patent] 
Maynard, DL and Gaston, TF and Thomas, GA and Frost, RT, System, apparatus and method for reducing trawl bycatch (2010) [Patent Application] 
Major Creative Work
Thomas, GA, Albatross of Tasmania, NCMEH, Australian Maritime College, Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, pp. 1 (2013) [Other Exhibition] 
Maynard, DL and Thomas, GA, Tasmania's Albatross - a view from AMC's vessel Bluefin, NCMCRS, Australiam Maritime College, Tasmania, pp. 1 (2011) [Other Exhibition] 
Other Public Output
Alavimehr, J and Davis, MR and Lavroff, J and Holloway, DS and Thomas, GA, The Medal of Distinction of The Royal Institution of Naval Architects for Response of a high-speed wave piercing catamaran to an active ride control system (2017) [Award]
Kilpatrick, S and Beswick, K and Penesis, I and McNaught, K and Balatti, J and Roddick, J and Thomas, G and Callingham, R and Skalicky, J and Brown, N and Fitzallen, N and Leon de la Barra, BA and Belward, S and Sammut, K, Development of mathematical pathways for VET students to articulate to related higher education courses, Office for Learning and Teaching, Australia, pp. 1-102. (2015) [Report Other]
Thomas, G and Booth, S and Saunders, CIM and de Jong, P and Pruyn, J and Dam Nielsen, U and Andersen, IMV and Collette, M and Hudson, D, Maritime Engineering Benchmarking Project 2013: Final Report and Recommendations, University of Tasmania, Delft University of Technology, Technical University of Denmark, University of Michigan & University of Southampton (2014) [Government or Industry Research]
Maynard, DL and Gaston, TF and Thomas, GA, 2010 C- Star Commercialisation awards, Finalist (Team Bycatch) 2010 C- Star awards, Dept of Economic Development, Tourism and the Arts, Tasmania (2010) [Award] 

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