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Wind Energy Science The interactive open-access journal of the European Academy of Wind Energy
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Volume 2, issue 1
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 241-256, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-241-2017
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Special issue: The Science of Making Torque from Wind (TORQUE) 2016

Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 241-256, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-241-2017
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the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research articles 16 May 2017

Research articles | 16 May 2017

An investigation of unsteady 3-D effects on trailing edge flaps

Eva Jost et al.
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ED: Reconsider after major revisions (02 Mar 2017) by Carlo L. Bottasso
AR by Eva Jost on behalf of the Authors (22 Mar 2017)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Referee Nomination & Report Request started (23 Mar 2017) by Carlo L. Bottasso
RR by Anonymous Referee #2 (27 Mar 2017)
RR by Vasilis A. Riziotis (08 Apr 2017)
ED: Publish subject to technical corrections (10 Apr 2017) by Carlo L. Bottasso
ED: Publish subject to technical corrections (10 Apr 2017) by Jakob Mann(Chief Editor)
AR by Eva Jost on behalf of the Authors (12 Apr 2017)  Author's response    Manuscript
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Trailing edge flaps applied to the outer part of a wind turbine rotor blade are a very promising concept to reduce fatigue loads as they are able to increase or decrease the airfoil lift for a given angle of attack. They have been widely researched on 2-D airfoils, but only little is known about their aerodynamic characteristics on 3-D wind turbine rotor blades. The present article addresses this issue.
Trailing edge flaps applied to the outer part of a wind turbine rotor blade are a very promising...
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