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2009 News in Brief



Special symposium will honor Chiang Mei

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Colleagues, friends and former students will honor Professor Chiang C. Mei at a special symposium June 1 and 2 during the 28th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering in Honolulu. The C.C. Mei Symposium on Wave Mechanics and Hydrodynamics will include 10 sessions and more than 50 papers. The symposium will celebrate Mei’s “extraordinary accomplishments” over the last 45 years, according to the symposium website. Speakers from universities and companies around the world will discuss their own research on many related topics including sediment and seafloor dynamics, tsunamis, wave energy, ocean engineering and coastal hydrodynamics.