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The following lists the discussion papers and final revised papers published within the last 90 days.
23 May 2019
US East Coast synthetic aperture radar wind atlas for offshore wind energy
Tobias Ahsbahs, Galen Maclaurin, Caroline Draxl, Christopher Jackson, Frank Monaldo, and Merete Badger
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-16,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-16, 2019
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22 May 2019
Local turbulence parameterization improves the Jensen wake model and its implementation for power optimization of an operating wind farm
Thomas Duc, Olivier Coupiac, Nicolas Girard, Gregor Giebel, and Tuhfe Göçmen
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 287-302, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-287-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-287-2019, 2019
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22 May 2019
A review of wind turbine main-bearings: design, operation, modelling, damage mechanisms and fault detection
Edward Hart, Benjamin Clarke, Gary Nicholas, Abbas Kazemi Amiri, James Stirling, James Carroll, Rob Dwyer-Joyce, Alasdair McDonald, and Hui Long
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-25,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-25, 2019
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20 May 2019
Power curve and wake analyses of the Vestas multi-rotor demonstrator
Maarten Paul van der Laan, Søren Juhl Andersen, 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., 4, 251-271, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-251-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-251-2019, 2019
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20 May 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., 4, 273-285, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-273-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-273-2019, 2019
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16 May 2019
Wind turbine load dynamics in the context of turbulence intermittency
Carl Michael Schwarz, Sebastian Ehrich, and Joachim Peinke
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-24,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-24, 2019
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16 May 2019
On the self-similarity of wind turbine wakes in complex terrain using large-eddy simulation
Arslan Salim Dar, Jacob Berg, Niels Troldborg, and Edward G. Patton
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-23,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-23, 2019
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15 May 2019
Qualitative yaw stability analysis of free-yawing downwind turbines
Gesine Wanke, Morten Hartvig Hansen, and Torben Juul Larsen
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 233-250, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-233-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-233-2019, 2019
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14 May 2019
Performance study of the QuLAF pre-design model for a 10MW floating wind turbine
Freddy J. Madsen, Antonio Pegalajar-Jurado, and Henrik Bredmose
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-20,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-20, 2019
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14 May 2019
The effect of wind direction shear on turbine performance in a wind farm in central Iowa
Miguel Sanchez Gomez and Julie K. Lundquist
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-22,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-22, 2019
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13 May 2019
Multi-element ducts for ducted wind turbines: A numerical study
Vinit V. Dighe, Francesco Avallone, Ozer Igra, and Gerard van Bussel
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-21,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-21, 2019
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08 May 2019
Polynomial chaos to efficiently compute the annual energy production in wind farm layout optimization
Andrés Santiago Padrón, Jared Thomas, Andrew P. J. Stanley, Juan J. Alonso, and Andrew Ning
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 211-231, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-211-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-211-2019, 2019
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07 May 2019
Unlocking the Full Potential of Wake Steering: Implementation and Assessment of a Controls-Oriented Model
Christopher J. Bay, Jennifer King, Paul Fleming, Rafael Mudafort, and Luis A. Martínez-Tossas
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-19,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-19, 2019
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02 May 2019
OWFgraph: A graph database for the offshore wind farm domain
Erik Quaeghebeur, Sebastian Sanchez Perez-Moreno, and Michiel B. Zaaijer
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-17,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-17, 2019
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25 Apr 2019
Hurricane eyewall winds and structural response of wind turbines
Amber Kapoor, Slimane Ouakka, Sanjay R. Arwade, Julie K. Lundquist, Matthew A. Lackner, Andrew T. Myers, Rochelle P. Worsnop, and George H. Bryan
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-14,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-14, 2019
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16 Apr 2019
Uncertainties identification of the blade-mounted lidar-based inflow wind speed measurements for robust feedback-feedforward control synthesis
Róbert Ungurán, Vlaho Petrović, Lucy Y. Pao, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-15,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-15, 2019
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10 Apr 2019
Digitizing scanning lidar measurement campaign planning
Nikola Vasiljević, Andrea Vignaroli, Andreas Bechmann, and Rozenn Wagner
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-13,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-13, 2019
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03 Apr 2019
Multipoint high-fidelity CFD-based aerodynamic shape optimization of a 10 MW wind turbine
Mads H. Aa. Madsen, Frederik Zahle, Niels N. Sørensen, and Joaquim R. R. A. Martins
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 163-192, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-163-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-163-2019, 2019
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03 Apr 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., 4, 193-209, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-193-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-193-2019, 2019
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02 Apr 2019
OpenOA: An Open-Source Code Base for Operational Analysis of Wind Power Plants
Mike Optis, Jordan Perr-Sauer, Caleb Philips, Anna E. Craig, Joseph C. Y. Lee, Travis Kemper, Shuangwen Sheng, Eric Simley, Lindy Williams, Monte Lunacek, John Meissner, and M. Jason Fields
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-12,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-12, 2019
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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
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