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Wind Energy Science The interactive open-access journal of the European Academy of Wind Energy
08 May 2017
Field test of wake steering at an offshore wind farm
Paul Fleming, Jennifer Annoni, Jigar J. Shah, Linpeng Wang, Shreyas Ananthan, Zhijun Zhang, Kyle Hutchings, Peng Wang, Weiguo Chen, and Lin Chen
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 229-239, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-229-2017, 2017 | 1,091 views
10 Feb 2017
An error reduction algorithm to improve lidar turbulence estimates for wind energy
Jennifer F. Newman and Andrew Clifton
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 77-95, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-77-2017, 2017 | 631 views
28 Mar 2017
Monitoring offshore wind farm power performance with SCADA data and an advanced wake model
Niko Mittelmeier, Tomas Blodau, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 175-187, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-175-2017, 2017 | 596 views
02 Mar 2017
Nacelle power curve measurement with spinner anemometer and uncertainty evaluation
Giorgio Demurtas, Troels Friis Pedersen, and Rozenn Wagner
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 97-114, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-97-2017, 2017 | 541 views
24 May 2017
Wind field reconstruction from nacelle-mounted lidar short-range measurements
Antoine Borraccino, David Schlipf, Florian Haizmann, and Rozenn Wagner
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 269-283, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-269-2017, 2017 | 530 views
10 Mar 2017
Optimization of wind plant layouts using an adjoint approach
Ryan N. King, Katherine Dykes, Peter Graf, and Peter E. Hamlington
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 115-131, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-115-2017, 2017 | 518 views
16 May 2017
An investigation of unsteady 3-D effects on trailing edge flaps
Eva Jost, Annette Fischer, Galih Bangga, Thorsten Lutz, and Ewald Krämer
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 241-256, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-241-2017, 2017 | 515 views
13 Mar 2017
Turbulence characterization from a forward-looking nacelle lidar
Alfredo Peña, Jakob Mann, and Nikolay Dimitrov
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 133-152, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-133-2017, 2017 | 506 views
09 Feb 2017
Blind test comparison of the performance and wake flow between two in-line wind turbines exposed to different turbulent inflow conditions
Jan Bartl and Lars Sætran
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 55-76, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-55-2017, 2017 | 434 views
10 Jan 2017
On the impact of non-Gaussian wind statistics on wind turbines – an experimental approach
Jannik Schottler, Nico Reinke, Agnieszka Hölling, Jonathan Whale, Joachim Peinke, and Michael Hölling
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 1-13, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-1-2017, 2017 | 413 views
15 Mar 2017
Iterative feedback tuning of wind turbine controllers
Edwin van Solingen, Sebastiaan Paul Mulders, and Jan-Willem van Wingerden
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 153-173, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-153-2017, 2017 | 394 views
20 Jan 2017
Comparison of a coupled near- and far-wake model with a free-wake vortex code
Georg Pirrung, Vasilis Riziotis, Helge Madsen, Morten Hansen, and Taeseong Kim
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 15-33, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-15-2017, 2017 | 390 views
02 Jun 2017
Atmospheric turbulence affects wind turbine nacelle transfer functions
Clara M. St. Martin, Julie K. Lundquist, Andrew Clifton, Gregory S. Poulos, and Scott J. Schreck
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 295-306, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-295-2017, 2017 | 363 views
09 Feb 2017
A methodology for the design and testing of atmospheric boundary layer models for wind energy applications
Javier Sanz Rodrigo, Matthew Churchfield, and Branko Kosovic
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 35-54, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-35-2017, 2017 | 361 views
23 May 2017
Lidar-based wake tracking for closed-loop wind farm control
Steffen Raach, David Schlipf, and Po Wen Cheng
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 257-267, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-257-2017, 2017 | 352 views
13 Feb 2017
Full HAWT rotor CFD simulations using different RANS turbulence models compared with actuator disk and experimental measurements
Nikolaos Stergiannis, Jeroen van Beeck, and Mark C. Runacres
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-6, 2017
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments) | 350 views
14 Dec 2016
Structural optimisation of wind turbine towers based on finite element analysis and genetic algorithm
Lin Wang, Athanasios Kolios, Maria Martinez Luengo, and Xiongwei Liu
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2016-41, 2016
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments) | 343 views
16 Dec 2016
Actuator cylinder theory for multiple vertical axis wind turbines
Andrew Ning
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 327-340, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-327-2016, 2016 | 306 views
04 May 2017
An intercomparison of mesoscale models at simple sites for wind energy applications
Bjarke T. Olsen, Andrea N. Hahmann, Anna Maria Sempreviva, Jake Badger, and Hans E. Jørgensen
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 211-228, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-211-2017, 2017 | 305 views
25 Apr 2017
Statistical characterization of roughness uncertainty and impact on wind resource estimation
Mark Kelly and Hans E. Jørgensen
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 189-209, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-189-2017, 2017 | 300 views
06 Mar 2017
A model for quick load analysis for monopile-type offshore wind turbine substructures
Signe Schløer, Laura Garcia Castillo, Morten Fejerskov, Emanuel Stroescu, and Henrik Bredmose
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-11, 2017
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 6 comments) | 262 views
23 Dec 2016
Aeroelastic Stability of Idling Wind Turbines
Kai Wang, Vasilis A. Riziotis, and Spyros G. Voutsinas
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2016-53, 2016
Revised manuscript accepted for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments) | 259 views
14 Mar 2017
The risks of extreme load extrapolation
Stefan F. van Eijk, René Bos, and Wim A. A. Bierbooms
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-12, 2017
Revised manuscript accepted for WES (discussion: closed, 4 comments) | 258 views
29 May 2017
Why the Coriolis force turns a wind farm wake clockwise in the Northern Hemisphere
Maarten Paul van der Laan and Niels Nørmark Sørensen
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 285-294, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-285-2017, 2017 | 254 views
06 Apr 2017
Transient LES of an offshore wind turbine
Lukas Vollmer, Gerald Steinfeld, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-16, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: open, 1 comment) | 244 views
06 Mar 2017
A Validation and Code-to-Code Verification of FAST for a Megawatt-ScaleWind Turbine with Aeroelastically Tailored Blades
Srinivas Guntur, Jason Jonkman, Ryan Sievers, Michael A. Sprague, Scott Schreck, and Qi Wang
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2016-42, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 2 comments) | 244 views
02 May 2017
Friction torque of wind-turbine pitch bearings – comparison of experimental results with available models
Matthias Stammler, Fabian Schwack, Norbert Bader, Andreas Reuter, and Gerhard Poll
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-20, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: open, 2 comments) | 242 views
15 Jun 2017
Joukowsky actuator disc momentum theory
Gijs A. M. van Kuik
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 307-316, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-307-2017, 2017 | 235 views
17 Feb 2017
Brief Communication: On the influence of vertical velocity profiles on the combined power output of two model wind turbines in yaw
Jannik Schottler, Agnieszka Hölling, Joachim Peinke, and Michael Hölling
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-8, 2017
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments) | 234 views
03 Feb 2017
An analysis of offshore wind farm SCADA measurements to identify key parameters influencing the magnitude of wake effects
Niko Mittelmeier, Julian Allin, Tomas Blodau, Davide Trabucchi, Gerald Steinfeld, Andreas Rott, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2016-60, 2017
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments) | 233 views
19 Jun 2017
Vortex particle-mesh simulations of vertical axis wind turbine flows: from the airfoil performance to the very far wake
Philippe Chatelain, Matthieu Duponcheel, Denis-Gabriel Caprace, Yves Marichal, and Grégoire Winckelmans
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 317-328, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-317-2017, 2017 | 224 views
20 Jun 2017
Demonstration and uncertainty analysis of synchronised scanning lidar measurements of 2-D velocity fields in a boundary-layer wind tunnel
Marijn Floris van Dooren, Filippo Campagnolo, Mikael Sjöholm, Nikolas Angelou, Torben Mikkelsen, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 329-341, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-329-2017, 2017 | 222 views
12 Jan 2017
Flow angle measurement of a yawed turbine and comparison to models
Tyler Gallant and David A. Johnson
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2016-57, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments) | 220 views
20 Apr 2017
Validation of the actuator disc approach using small scale model wind turbines
Nikolaos Simisiroglou, Simon Philippe Breton, and Stefan Ivanell
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-18, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: open, 2 comments) | 208 views
12 May 2017
Structural monitoring for lifetime extension of offshore wind monopiles: Can strain measurements at one level tell us everything?
Lisa Ziegler, Ursula Smolka, Nicolai Cosack, and Michael Muskulus
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-21, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 2 comments) | 198 views
06 Feb 2017
3D Shear layer simulation model for the mutual interaction of wind turbine wakes: Description and first assessment
Davide Trabucchi, Lukas Vollmer, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-1, 2017
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments) | 196 views
01 Mar 2017
An engineering model for 3D turbulent wind inflow based on a limited set of random variables
Manuel Fluck and Curran Crawford
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-7, 2017
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments) | 191 views
22 Dec 2016
Methodology for the engineering calculation of flaps on Wind Turbines using BEM codes
Maria Aparicio-Sanchez, Alvaro Gonzalez-Salcedp, Sugoi Gomez-Iradi, and Xabier Munduate
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2016-50, 2016
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 6 comments) | 182 views
20 Dec 2016
Updating BEM models with 3D rotor CFD data
Marc S. Schneider, Jens Nitzsche, and Holger Hennings
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2016-51, 2016
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments) | 169 views
12 May 2017
Wind farms providing secondary frequency regulation: Evaluating the performance of model-based receding horizon control
Carl R. Shapiro, Johan Meyers, Charles Meneveau, and Dennice F. Gayme
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2016-58, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 2 comments) | 162 views
01 Feb 2017
Design of advanced airfoil for stall-regulated wind turbines
Francesco Grasso, Domenico Coiro, Nadia Bizzarrini, and Giuseppe Calise
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-5, 2017
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments) | 160 views
21 Dec 2016
Modern methods for investigating the stability of a pitching floating platform wind turbine
Matthew Lennie, David Marten, George Pechlivanoglou, Christian Navid Nayeri, and Christian Oliver Paschereit
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2016-52, 2016
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 3 comments) | 156 views
12 Apr 2017
Progressive Damage Modeling of Fiberglass/Epoxy Composites with Manufacturing Induced Waves Common to Wind Turbine Blades
Jared W. Nelson, Trey W. Riddle, and Douglas S. Cairns
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-15, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 2 comments) | 156 views
11 Apr 2017
Characterization and Mechanical Testing of Manufacturing Defects Common to Composite Wind Turbine Blades
Jared W. Nelson, Trey W. Riddle, and Douglas S. Cairns
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-13, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 2 comments) | 142 views
06 Mar 2017
Trailed vorticity modeling for aeroelastic wind turbine simulations in stand still
Georg R. Pirrung, Helge Aa. Madsen, and Scott Schreck
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-2, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: open, 1 comment) | 139 views
21 Apr 2017
Probabilistic Design of Wind Turbine Blades with Treatment of Manufacturing Defects as Uncertainty Variables in a Framework
Trey W. Riddle, Jared W. Nelson, and Douglas S. Cairns
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-14, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments) | 126 views
20 Dec 2016
Simulation of an offshore wind farm using fluid power for centralized electricity generation
Antonio Jarquin Laguna
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2016-54, 2016
Revised manuscript accepted for WES (discussion: closed, 5 comments) | 122 views
08 Jun 2017
Development of a comprehensive data basis of scattering environmental conditions and simulation constraints for offshore wind turbines
Clemens Hübler, Cristian Guillermo Gebhardt, and Raimund Rolfes
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-24, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments) | 100 views
14 Jun 2017
Using wind speed from a blade-mounted flow sensor for power and load assessment on modern wind turbines
Mads M. Pedersen, Torben J. Larsen, Helge Aa. Madsen, and Gunner Chr. Larsen
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-25, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments) | 71 views
20 Jun 2017
Wind inflow observation from load harmonics
Marta Bertelè, Carlo L. Bottasso, Stefano Cacciola, Fabiano Daher Adegas, and Sara Delport
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-23, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments) | 60 views
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