Project Duration
Oct 2013 - Oct 2015
Research Priority Area

Hybrid (Freight) Sailing: Sustainable Approaches and Innovative Liaisons (Resubmission), SAIL, is the biggest research project aiming at exploring and promoting merchant wind assisted sailing in a Triple Helix (science, economy, public) approach. SAIL's activities will include financial engineering, market conditions, public awareness, emerging markets, ecol-abeling, alliance building, among others.

Principal Investigator
Department / Specialization
Professor, Director of Maritime Research; Nippon Foundation Professorial Chair in Marine Technology and Innovation; Head, Maritime Energy Management (MEM)
Project Officer
Department / Specialization
Associate Research Officer, Global Ocean Institute
Areas of Expertise