Society Awards

Neptune Award (for exceptional contributions to the Society): Established in 1992.

ISOPE Awards (for significant services to or achievements for the Society or ISOPE conferences): Established in 1991.

EUROMS Award (for significant services to or achievements ISOPE EUROMS symposium): Established in 1990.

PACOMS Award (for significant services to or achievements ISOPE PACOMS symposium): Established in 1990.

ISOPE OMS Award (for achievement to ISOPE OMS Awards to or achievement for the Society and ISOPE Ocean Mining Symposium): Established in 1995.

Session Organizer-of-the-Year Award with Prize (for inviting the largest number of papers to the Annual ISOPE Conference for the year): Established in 1997.

ISOPE Best Paper Awards (for papers presented in the year earlier):  Established in 1992.

Osaka Prize with $1,000 (selected among the Best Paper Awards): Established in 1995-2004).

ISOPE Best Student Paper Awards (for papers presented in the year):  Established in 1998.

Distinguished Achievement Award with designated award name: Established in 1997.

 Jin S Chung Award and Lecture (2004-)

  • Prof. Jin S. Chung Award & Lecture: Nomination for 2019
  • Prof. Jin S. Chung Award & Lecture Recipients:
    Prof. Ove Tobias Gudmestad (Norway, 2018), University of Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway
    Prof. Chiang C. Mei (USA, 2017), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Prof. Masashi Kashiwagi (Japan, 2016), Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
    Prof. Michael Triantafyllou (USA, 2015), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Prof. Wataru Koterayama (Japan, 2014), Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Kyushu, Japan
    Prof. Ivar Langen (Norway, 2013), President, University of Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway
    Prof. Robert E. Melchers (Australia, 2012), University of Newcastle, Melbourne, Australia
    Prof. Hiroshi Saeki (Japan, 2010), President, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
    Dr. Jayoung Koo (Korea, 2009), Chairman, SK Innovation, Seoul, Korea
    Prof. C.H. Kim (USA, 2008), Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA
    Prof. Yukio Ueda (Japan, 2007), Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
    Prof. Torgeir Moan (Norway, 2006), Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway

Distinguished Technical Achievement Award: Established in 1997.

 C H Kim Award (2006)

Offshore Mechanics Scholarships (annually given for 2~5 per year since 1991): To reflect the broader interdisciplinary ISOPE scope, the name changed in 2010 to ISOPE Scholarship for Outstanding Student