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Wind Energy Science The interactive open-access journal of the European Academy of Wind Energy
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05 Feb 2020
The Power Curve Working Group's assessment of wind turbine power performance prediction methods
Joseph C. Y. Lee, Peter Stuart, Andrew Clifton, M. Jason Fields, Jordan Perr-Sauer, Lindy Williams, Lee Cameron, Taylor Geer, and Paul Housley
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 199–223, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-199-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-199-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (13 comments)
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21 Oct 2019
Pathways to bring the costs down of floating offshore wind farms in the Atlantic Area
Juan José Cartelle-Barros, David Cordal-Iglesias, Eugenio Baita-Saavedra, Almudena Filgueira-Vizoso, Bernardino Couñago-Lorenzo, Fernando Vigara, Carlos Cortés, Lara Cerdán, Javier Nieto, José Serna, and Laura Castro-Santos
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-73,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-73, 2019
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: final response, 13 comments)
18 Oct 2019
Improving mesoscale wind speed forecasts using lidar-based observation nudging for airborne wind energy systems
Markus Sommerfeld, Martin Dörenkämper, Gerald Steinfeld, and Curran Crawford
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 563–580, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-563-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-563-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (10 comments)
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21 Feb 2020
Periodic dynamic induction control of wind farms: proving the potential in simulations and wind tunnel experiments
Joeri Alexis Frederik, Robin Weber, Stefano Cacciola, Filippo Campagnolo, Alessandro Croce, Carlo Bottasso, and Jan-Willem van Wingerden
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 245–257, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-245-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-245-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (9 comments)
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10 Sep 2019
Sensitivity analysis of the effect of wind characteristics and turbine properties on wind turbine loads
Amy N. Robertson, Kelsey Shaler, Latha Sethuraman, and Jason Jonkman
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 479–513, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-479-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-479-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (9 comments)
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24 Feb 2020
Exploitation of the far-offshore wind energy resource by fleets of energy ships. Part A. Energy ship design and performance
Aurélien Babarit, Gaël Clodic, Simon Delvoye, and Jean-Christophe Gilloteaux
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-100,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-100, 2020
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 8 comments)
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06 May 2020
Generic characterization of electrical test benches for AC- and HVDC-connected wind power plants
Behnam Nouri, Ömer Göksu, Vahan Gevorgian, and Poul Ejnar Sørensen
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 561–575, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-561-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-561-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (7 comments)
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30 Apr 2020
Cross-contamination effect on turbulence spectra from Doppler beam swinging wind lidar
Felix Kelberlau and Jakob Mann
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 519–541, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-519-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-519-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (7 comments)
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17 Apr 2020
The importance of round-robin validation when assessing machine-learning-based vertical extrapolation of wind speeds
Nicola Bodini and Mike Optis
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 489–501, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-489-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-489-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (7 comments)
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09 Apr 2020
Validation of uncertainty reduction by using multiple transfer locations for WRF-CFD coupling in numerical wind energy assessments
Rolf-Erik Keck and Niklas Sondell
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-62,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-62, 2020
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 7 comments)
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24 Feb 2020
Exploitation of the far-offshore wind energy resource by fleets of energy ships. Part B. Cost of energy
Aurélien Babarit, Simon Delvoye, Gaël Clodic, and Jean-Christophe Gilloteaux
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-101,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-101, 2020
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 7 comments)
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24 Feb 2020
Integrated wind farm layout and control optimization
Mads M. Pedersen and Gunner C. Larsen
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-31,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-31, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: final response, 7 comments)
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28 Jan 2020
Aeroelastic response of a multi-megawatt upwind horizontal axis wind turbine (HAWT) based on fluid–structure interaction simulation
Yasir Shkara, Martin Cardaun, Ralf Schelenz, and Georg Jacobs
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 141–154, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-141-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-141-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (7 comments)
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15 Jan 2020
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., 5, 105–124, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-105-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-105-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (7 comments)
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09 Sep 2019
Field-test of wind turbine by voltage source converter
Nicolás Espinoza and Ola Carlson
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 465–477, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-465-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-465-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (7 comments)
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28 Aug 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., 4, 439–449, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-439-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-439-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (7 comments)
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18 Mar 2020
Development of new strategies for optimized structural monitoring of wind farms: description of the experimental field
João Pacheco, Silvina Guimarães, Carlos Moutinho, Miguel Marques, José Carlos Matos, and Filipe Magalhães
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-45,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-45, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: final response, 6 comments)
28 Feb 2020
How to improve the state of the art in metocean measurement datasets
Erik Quaeghebeur and Michiel B. Zaaijer
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 285–308, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-285-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-285-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (6 comments)
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11 Dec 2019
A double-multiple streamtube model for vertical axis wind turbines of arbitrary rotor loading
Anis A. Ayati, Konstantinos Steiros, Mark A. Miller, Subrahmanyam Duvvuri, and Marcus Hultmark
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 653–662, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-653-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-653-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (6 comments)
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23 Sep 2019
Performance study of the QuLAF pre-design model for a 10 MW floating wind turbine
Freddy J. Madsen, Antonio Pegalajar-Jurado, and Henrik Bredmose
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 527–547, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-527-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-527-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (6 comments)
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29 Aug 2019
First identification and quantification of detached-tip vortices behind a wind energy converter using fixed-wing unmanned aircraft system
Moritz Mauz, Alexander Rautenberg, Andreas Platis, Marion Cormier, and Jens Bange
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 451–463, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-451-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-451-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (6 comments)
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28 Jun 2019
Experimental Investigation of Aerodynamic Characteristics of Bat Carcasses after Collision with a Wind Turbine
Shivendra Prakash and Corey D. Markfort
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-33,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-33, 2019
Revised manuscript accepted for WES (discussion: closed, 6 comments)
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05 May 2020
Investigations of aerodynamic drag forces during structural blade testing using high-fidelity fluid–structure interaction
Christian Grinderslev, Federico Belloni, Sergio González Horcas, and Niels Nørmark Sørensen
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 543–560, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-543-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-543-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (5 comments)
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15 Apr 2020
Exploring the complexities associated with full-scale wind plant wake mitigation control experiments
James B. Duncan Jr., Brian D. Hirth, and John L. Schroeder
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 469–488, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-469-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-469-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (5 comments)
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27 Mar 2020
Europe's offshore winds assessed with synthetic aperture radar, ASCAT and WRF
Charlotte B. Hasager, Andrea N. Hahmann, Tobias Ahsbahs, Ioanna Karagali, Tija Sile, Merete Badger, and Jakob Mann
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 375–390, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-375-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-375-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (5 comments)
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23 Mar 2020
Virtual full-scale testing for investigating strength characteristics of a composite wind turbine blade
Can Muyan and Demirkan Coker
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-44,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-44, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: final response, 5 comments)
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11 Mar 2020
Field testing of a local wind inflow estimator and wake detector
Johannes Schreiber, Carlo L. Bottasso, and Marta Bertelè
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-48,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-48, 2020
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 5 comments)
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28 Feb 2020
On the velocity at wind turbine and propeller actuator discs
Gijs A. M. van Kuik
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-51,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-51, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: final response, 5 comments)
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06 Feb 2020
Continued Results from a Field Campaign of Wake Steering Applied at a Commercial Wind Farm: Part 2
Paul Fleming, Jennifer King, Eric Simley, Jason Roadman, Andrew Scholbrock, Patrick Murphy, Julie K. Lundquist, Patrick Moriarty, Katherine Fleming, Jeroen van Dam, Christopher Bay, Rafael Mudafort, David Jager, Jason Skopek, Michael Scott, Brady Ryan, Charles Guernsey, and Dan Brake
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-104,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-104, 2020
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 5 comments)
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06 Feb 2020
Fatigue lifetime calculation of wind turbine blade bearings considering blade-dependent load distribution
Oliver Menck, Matthias Stammler, and Florian Schleich
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-26,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-26, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 5 comments)
28 Jan 2020
Should wind turbines rotate in the opposite direction?
Antonia Englberger, Julie K. Lundquist, and Andreas Dörnbrack
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-105,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-105, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: final response, 5 comments)
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17 Jan 2020
Assessment of a rotor blade extension retrofit as a supplement to the lifetime extension of wind turbines
Malo Rosemeier and Matthias Saathoff
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-110,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-110, 2020
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 5 comments)
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02 Jan 2020
Implementation of the blade element momentum model on a polar grid and its aeroelastic load impact
Helge Aagaard Madsen, Torben Juul Larsen, Georg Raimund Pirrung, Ang Li, and Frederik Zahle
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1–27, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (5 comments)
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18 Dec 2019
Uncertainty identification of 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., 4, 677–692, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-677-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-677-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (5 comments)
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12 Nov 2019
Adjoint-based calibration of inlet boundary condition for atmospheric computational fluid dynamics solvers
Siamak Akbarzadeh, Hassan Kassem, Renko Buhr, Gerald Steinfeld, and Bernhard Stoevesandt
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 619–632, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-619-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-619-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (5 comments)
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11 Nov 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., 4, 595–618, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-595-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-595-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (5 comments)
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09 Jul 2019
Detection and characterization of extreme wind speed ramps
Ásta Hannesdóttir and Mark Kelly
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 385–396, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-385-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-385-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (5 comments)
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28 May 2020
A novel rotor blade fatigue test setup with elliptical biaxial resonant excitation
David Melcher, Moritz Bätge, and Sebastian Neßlinger
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 675–684, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-675-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-675-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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27 May 2020
Improving wind farm flow models by learning from operational data
Johannes Schreiber, Carlo L. Bottasso, Bastian Salbert, and Filippo Campagnolo
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 647–673, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-647-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-647-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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26 May 2020
Analysing uncertainties in offshore wind farm power output using measure–correlate–predict methodologies
Michael Denis Mifsud, Tonio Sant, and Robert Nicholas Farrugia
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 601–621, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-601-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-601-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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26 May 2020
Development and feasibility study of segment blade test methodology
Kwangtae Ha, Moritz Bätge, David Melcher, and Steffen Czichon
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 591–599, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-591-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-591-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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20 Apr 2020
The effects of blade structural model fidelity on wind turbine load analysis and computation time
Ozan Gözcü and David R. Verelst
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 503–517, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-503-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-503-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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08 Apr 2020
Design and analysis of a wake steering controller with wind direction variability
Eric Simley, Paul Fleming, and Jennifer King
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 451–468, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-451-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-451-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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06 Apr 2020
Mitigating impact of spatial variance of turbulence in wind energy applications
Jonas Kazda and Jakob Mann
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 439–450, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-439-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-439-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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30 Mar 2020
Subsea cable management: Failure trending for offshore wind
Charlotte Strang-Moran
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-56,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-56, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 4 comments)
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30 Mar 2020
Wake steering optimization under uncertainty
Julian Quick, Jennifer King, Ryan N. King, Peter E. Hamlington, and Katherine Dykes
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 413–426, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-413-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-413-2020, 2020
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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24 Mar 2020
Computational Analysis of High Lift Generating Airfoils for Diffuser Augmented Wind Turbines
Aniruddha Deepak Paranjape, Anhad Singh Bajaj, Shaheen Thimmaiah Palanganda, Radha Parikh, Raahil Nayak, and Jayakrishnan Radhakrishnan
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-14,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-14, 2020
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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18 Mar 2020
Comparison of HiL Control Methods for Wind Turbine System Test Benches
Lennard Kaven, Christian Leisten, Maximilian Basler, Moritz Schlösser, Uwe Jassmann, and Dirk Abel
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-42,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-42, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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17 Mar 2020
Simplified support structure design for multi rotor wind turbine systems
Sven Störtenbecker, Peter Dalhoff, Mukunda Tamang, and Rudolf Anselm
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-46,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-46, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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10 Mar 2020
Future Economic Perspective and Potential Revenue of Non-Subsidized Wind Turbines in Germany
Lucas Blickwedel, Freia Harzendorf, Ralf Schelenz, and Georg Jacobs
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-30,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-30, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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