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Muk Chen Ong { "honorific-suffix": "Professor", "fn": "Muk Chen Ong", "tel": "Telefon: 51831112", "email": "" }

Avdeling/enhet Det teknisk- naturvitenskapelige fakultet
Institutt/senter Institutt for maskin, bygg og materialteknologi
Rom KE E-231
Tlf priv/mob +47 99155114
Merknader Member of Norwegian Academy of Technological Sciences

Academic Degrees

Ph.D. (Marine Technology), Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway.

M. Eng. (Civil and Environmental Engineering), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

B. Eng. (First Class Honours in Civil and Structural Engineering), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.


  • Computational Fluid Dynamics with Turbulence Modelling
  • Marine Operations and Installation
  • Hydrodynamics on Offshore and Subsea Structures
  • Dynamic Analysis of Offshore Fish Cages
  • Scour and Sediment Transport
  • Fluid-Structure Interaction (e.g. Vortex-Induced Vibration and Vortex-Induced Motion)
  • Structural Dynamic Analysis of Offshore Wind Turbines
  • Stochastic Approach for Marine Applications

Utvalgte publikasjoner

Pågående forskning


From Aug 2015 to Present

Professor (Marine Technology and Marine Operations)

Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science, University of Stavanger, Norway


From Aug 2015 to Aug 2015

Associate Professor (Marine Technology and Marine Operations)

Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science, University of Stavanger, Norway


From Mar 2012 to Jul 2015

Research Scientist (Marine Hydrodynamics and Structural Engineering)

Department of Structural Engineering, Norwegian Marine Technology Research Institute (MARINTEK), Norway

Vitenskapelige publikasjoner (fra CRISTin)

  • Kamath, Arun; Arntsen, Øivind Asgeir (veileder); Bihs, Hans (veileder); Ong, Muk Chen (veileder) (2015). CFD based investigation of wave-structure interaction and hydrodynamics of an oscillating water column device. Norwegian University of Science and Technology. ISBN 978-82-326-1308-3. 281 s.
  • Cheng, Hui; Aarsæther, Karl Gunnar; Li, Lin; Ong, Muk Chen (2019). Numerical Study of a Single-Point Mooring Gravity Fish Cage With Different Deformation-Suppression Methods. ASME; 2019-06-09 - 2019-06-14.
  • Cheynet, Etienne; Liu, Shengnan; Ong, Muk Chen; Jakobsen, Jasna Bogunovic; Snæbjörnsson, Jonas Thor; gatin, Inno (2019). Influence of the local terrain on the mean flow characteristics in a fjord. 2019-09-01 - 2019-09-06.
  • Xing, Yihan; Ong, Muk Chen (2019). Contact stresses associated with the wedge-lock mechanism in a prototype subsea pipeline recovery tool. 2019-11-27 - 2019-11-29.
  • Huang, Xiaoping; Yan, Xiaoshun; Ong, Muk Chen; Huang, Yingcai (2018). The Effect of Fatigue Loading Spectrum on Crack Propagation in a Ship Detail. ASME; 2018-06-17 - 2018-06-22.
  • Igeh, Laila Aarstad; Liu, Zhenhui; Wu, Jie; Ong, Muk Chen (2018). A Comparative Study of Fatigue Damage Assessment Methods to a Rigid Planar Jumper. ASME; 2018-06-17 - 2018-06-22.
  • Li, Lin; Jiang, Zhiyu; Wang, Jungao; Ong, Muk Chen (2018). Predicting the Heading Misalignment of a Vessel-Shaped Offshore Fish Farm Under Waves and Currents. ASME; 2018-06-17 - 2018-06-22.
  • Li, Yuzhu; Ong, Muk Chen; Gudmestad, Ove Tobias; Hjertager, Bjørn H (2018). Numerical Analysis of Steep Wave-Induced Seabed Response and Liquefaction Around Gravity-Based Offshore Foundations. ASME; 2018-06-17 - 2018-06-22.
  • Liu, Shengnan; Ong, Muk Chen; Obhrai, Charlotte (2018). CFD Simulations of Spilling Breaking Waves and Steep Waves Past a Monopile Structure at Different KC Numbers. ASME; 2018-06-17 - 2018-06-22.
  • Sun, Shuzheng; Li, Hui; Ong, Muk Chen (2018). Experimental Study on Hydrodynamics of Hybrid Deep-V Monohull With Different Built-Up Appendages. ASME; 2018-06-17 - 2018-06-22.
  • Ji, Guomin; Li, Lanjing; Ong, Muk Chen (2017). On-Bottom Stability Analysis of Subsea Pipelines Under Combined Irregular Waves and Currents. ASME; 2017-06-25 - 2017-06-30.
  • Wu, Jie; Lekkala, Malakonda Reddy; Ong, Muk Chen; Passano, Elizabeth; Voie, Per Erlend (2017). OMAE2017-61766 Prediction of Combined IL and CF VIV Response of Deepwater Risers. NTNU, SINTEF Ocean, ASME; 2017-06-25 - 2017-06-30.
  • Myrhaug, Dag; Ong, Muk Chen; Dyrseth, Silje (2016). Time Scales for Scour below Pipelines and around Vertical Piles due to Nonlinear Random Waves. 2016-09-12 - 2016-09-15.
  • Ong, Muk Chen (2016). CFD Applications in Offshore Engineering. 2016-11-15 - 2016-11-18.
  • Ong, Muk Chen (2016). Ocean Technology - from Current Technologies to New Possibilities. 2016-11-08.
  • Ong, Muk Chen; Fu, Ping; Myrhaug, Dag (2016). Scour below Marine Pipelines due to Random Waves on Mild Slopes. 2016-09-12 - 2016-09-15.
  • Ong, Muk Chen; Myrhaug, Dag (2016). Burial and Scour of Short Cylinders and Truncated Cones due to Long-Crested and Short-Crested Nonlinear Random Waves Plus Currents. 2016-06-19 - 2016-06-24.
  • Ong, Muk Chen; Trygsland, Eirik; Myrhaug, Dag (2016). Numerical Study of Seabed Boundary Layer Flow Around Monopile and Gravity-Based Wind Turbine Foundations. 2016-06-19 - 2016-06-24.
  • Pavlou, Dimitrios; Ong, Muk Chen (2016). Damping Effect on the Wave Propagation in Carbon Steel Pipelines Under Fluid Hammer Conditions. 2016-06-19 - 2016-06-24.
  • Wang, Jungao; Fu, Shixiao; Ong, Muk Chen; Li, Huajun (2016). Experimental Investigation on Vortex-Induced Vibration of a Free-Hanging Riser Under Vessel Motion. 2016-06-19 - 2016-06-24.
  • Wu, Jie; Lekkala, Malakonda Reddy; Ong, Muk Chen (2016). Prediction of riser VIV with staggered buoyancy elements. ASME; 2016-06-19 - 2016-06-24.
  • Prsic, Mia Abrahamsen; Ong, Muk Chen; Pettersen, Bjørnar; Myrhaug, Dag (2015). LES of Flow Around Tandem Cylinders Close to a Horizontal Wall. 2015 International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference; 2015-06-21 - 2015-06-26.
  • Myrhaug, Dag; Ong, Muk Chen (2013). Discussion of "Suction Removal of Sediment from between Armor Blocks. III: Breaking Waves" by Anders Wedel Nielsen, B. Mutlu Sumer and Jørgen Fredsøe.
  • Ong, Muk Chen; Leira, Bernt Johan; Li, Hui; Myrhaug, Dag (2013). Dynamic analysis of offshore monopile wind turbine including the effects of wind-wave loading and soil properties. OMAE; 2013-06-09 - 2013-06-14.
  • Henry, Pierre-Yves T; Tørum, Alf; Arntsen, Øivind Asgeir; Myrhaug, Dag; Ong, Muk Chen (2012). Probability of exceeding the critical shear stress for sand motion in specific wave and current conditions. University of Cantabria m.fl.; 2012-07-02 - 2012-07-06.
  • Li, Hui; Ong, Muk Chen; Leira, Bernt Johan; Myrhaug, Dag (2012). Dynamic Analysis of Offshore Monopile Wind Turbine Including the Effect of Scour. ASME; 2012-07-01 - 2012-07-06.
  • Myrhaug, Dag; Ong, Muk Chen; Holmedal, Lars Erik (2012). Suspended Sediments Due to Random Waves Including Effects of Second Order Wave Asymmetry. American Society of Civil Engineers; 2012-07-01 - 2012-07-06.
  • Ong, Muk Chen (2012). Unsteady RANS Simulation of Flow around a 5:1 Rectangular Cylinder at High Reynolds Numbers. ASME; 2012-07-01 - 2012-07-06.
  • Prsic, Mia; Ong, Muk Chen; Pettersen, Bjørnar; Myrhaug, Dag (2012). Large Eddy Simulations of Three-Dimensional Flow Around a Pipeline in a Uniform Current. ASME 2012 31st International Conf. on Ocean; 2012-07-01 - 2012-07-06.
  • Tian, Xinliang; Ong, Muk Chen; Yang, Jianming; Myrhaug, Dag; Chen, Gang (2012). Three-Dimensional Effects of the Flow Normal to a Flat Plate at a High Reynolds Number. ASME2012 31st Inernational conf. on Ocean; 2012-07-01 - 2012-07-06.
  • Ong, Muk Chen; Holmedal, Lars Erik; Utnes, Torbjørn; Myrhaug, Dag (2010). Near-Bed Sediment Dynamics Beneath a Marine Pipline. ICCE 2010; 2010-06-30 - 2010-07-05.
  • Myrhaug, Dag; Ong, Muk Chen (2010). Random wave-induced scour around submerged breakwaters. 2010-05-04 - 2010-05-06.
  • Myrhaug, Dag; Ong, Muk Chen (2009). Aspects of wind gust over wind waves and sea ice. POAC 09; 2009-06-09 - 2009-06-12.
  • Ong, Muk Chen; Utnes, Torbjørn; Holmedal, Lars Erik; Myrhaug, Dag; Pettersen, Bjørnar (2008). Numerical simulation of flow around a marine pipeline close to the seabed. 2008-08-31 - 2008-09-05.