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The following lists the discussion papers and final revised papers published within the last 90 days.
25 Mar 2019
Mitigating Impact of Spatial Variance of Turbulence in Wind Energy Applications
Jonas Kazda and Jakob Mann
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-10,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-10, 2019
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19 Mar 2019
Significant multi-decadal variability of German wind energy generation
Jan Wohland, Nour Eddine Omrani, Noel Keenlyside, and Dirk Witthaut
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-8,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-8, 2019
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19 Mar 2019
Improving mid-altitude mesoscale wind speed forecasts using LiDAR-based observation nudging for Airborne Wind Energy Systems
Markus Sommerfeld, Curran Crawford, Gerald Steinfeld, and Martin Dörenkämper
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-7,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-7, 2019
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14 Mar 2019
An active power control approach for wake-induced load alleviation in a fully developed wind farm boundary layer
Mehdi Vali, Vlaho Petrović, Gerald Steinfeld, Lucy Y. Pao, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 139-161, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-139-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-139-2019, 2019
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05 Mar 2019
The aerodynamics of the curled wake: a simplified model in view of flow control
Luis A. Martínez-Tossas, Jennifer Annoni, Paul A. Fleming, and Matthew J. Churchfield
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 127-138, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-127-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-127-2019, 2019
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01 Mar 2019
First Identification and Quantification of Detached Tip VorticesBehind a WEC Using Fixed Wing UAS
Moritz Mauz, Alexander Rautenberg, Andreas Platis, Marion Cormier, and Jens Bange
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-9,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-9, 2019
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: open, 3 comments)
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20 Feb 2019
The Super-Turbine Wind Power Conversion Paradox: Using Machine Learning to Reduce Errors Caused by Jensen’s Inequality
Tyler C. McCandless and Sue Ellen Haupt
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-74,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-74, 2019
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18 Feb 2019
Initial Results From a Field Campaign of Wake Steering Applied at a Commercial Wind Farm: Part 1
Paul Fleming, Jennifer King, Katherine Dykes, Eric Simley, Jason Roadman, Andrew Scholbrock, Patrick Murphy, Julie K. Lundquist, Patrick Moriarty, Katherine Fleming, Jeroen van Dam, Christopher Bay, Rafael Mudafort, Hector Lopez, Jason Skopek, Michael Scott, Brady Ryan, Charles Guernsey, and Dan Brake
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-5,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-5, 2019
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11 Feb 2019
Adjoint-based Calibration of Inlet Boundary Condition for Atmospheric CFD Solvers
Siamak Akbarzadeh, Hassan Kassem, Renko Buhr, Gerald Steinfeld, and Bernhard Stoevesandt
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-6,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-6, 2019
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06 Feb 2019
System-level design studies for large rotors
Daniel S. Zalkind, Gavin K. Ananda, Mayank Chetan, Dana P. Martin, Christopher J. Bay, Kathryn E. Johnson, Eric Loth, D. Todd Griffith, Michael S. Selig, and Lucy Y. Pao
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-80,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-80, 2019
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04 Feb 2019
Sensitivity of Uncertainty in Wind Characteristics and Wind Turbine Properties on Wind Turbine Extreme and Fatigue Loads
Amy N. Robertson, Kelsey Shaler, Latha Sethuraman, and Jason Jonkman
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-2,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-2, 2019
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31 Jan 2019
Comparison between upwind and downwind designs of a 10 MW wind turbine rotor
Pietro Bortolotti, Abhinav Kapila, and Carlo L. Bottasso
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 115-125, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-115-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-115-2019, 2019
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30 Jan 2019
Coupled wind turbine design and layout optimization with nonhomogeneous wind turbines
Andrew P. J. Stanley and Andrew Ning
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 99-114, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-99-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-99-2019, 2019
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29 Jan 2019
Wake behavior and control: comparison of LES simulations and wind tunnel measurements
Jiangang Wang, Chengyu Wang, Filippo Campagnolo, and Carlo L. Bottasso
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 71-88, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-71-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-71-2019, 2019
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29 Jan 2019
Brief communication: Wind inflow observation from load harmonics – wind tunnel validation of the rotationally symmetric formulation
Marta Bertelè, Carlo L. Bottasso, and Stefano Cacciola
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 89-97, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-89-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-89-2019, 2019
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28 Jan 2019
Determination of natural frequencies and mode shapes of a wind turbine rotor blade using Timoshenko beam elements
Evgueni Stanoev and Sudhanva Kusuma Chandrashekhara
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 57-69, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-57-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-57-2019, 2019
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24 Jan 2019
Automatic measurement and characterization of the dynamic properties of tethered membrane wings
Jan Hummel, Dietmar Göhlich, and Roland Schmehl
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 41-55, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-41-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-41-2019, 2019
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22 Jan 2019
A comparison study on jacket substructures for offshore wind turbines based on optimization
Jan Häfele, Cristian G. Gebhardt, and Raimund Rolfes
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 23-40, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-23-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-23-2019, 2019
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21 Jan 2019
A vortex-based tip/smearing correction for the actuator line
Alexander Raul Meyer Forsting, Georg Raimund Pirrung, and Néstor Ramos-García
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-76,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-76, 2019
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16 Jan 2019
Detection and characterization of extreme wind speed ramps
Ásta Hannesdóttir and Mark Kelly
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-68,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-68, 2019
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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16 Jan 2019
Detection of wakes in the inflow of turbines using nacelle lidars
Dominique P. Held and Jakob Mann
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-78,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-78, 2019
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15 Jan 2019
Performance of non-intrusive uncertainty quantification in the aeroservoelastic simulation of wind turbines
Pietro Bortolotti, Helena Canet, Carlo L. Bottasso, and Jaikumar Loganathan
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-75,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-75, 2019
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10 Jan 2019
Power curve and wake analyses of the Vestas multi-rotor demonstrator
Maarten Paul van der Laan, Søren Juhl Anderson, Néstor Ramos García, Nikolas Angelou, Georg Raimund Pirrung, Søren Ott, Mikael Sjöholm, Kim Hylling Sørensen, Julio Xavier Vianna Neto, Mark Kelly, Torben Krogh Mikkelsen, and Gunner Christian Larsen
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-77,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-77, 2019
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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08 Jan 2019
Aerodynamic characterization of a soft kite by in situ flow measurement
Johannes Oehler and Roland Schmehl
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 1-21, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-1-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-1-2019, 2019
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08 Jan 2019
Low-level jets over the North Sea based on ERA5 and observations: together they do better
Peter C. Kalverla, James B. Duncan Jr., Gert-Jan Steeneveld, and Albert A. M. Holtslag
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-79,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-79, 2019
Revised manuscript accepted for WES (discussion: closed, 4 comments)
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02 Jan 2019
Lidar Estimation of Rotor-Effective Wind Speed – An Experimental Comparison
Dominique P. Held and Jakob Mann
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-72,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2018-72, 2019
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 3 comments)
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