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Wind Energy Science The interactive open-access journal of the European Academy of Wind Energy
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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
Final revised paper published in WES (18 comments)
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24 Oct 2019
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. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-69,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-69, 2019
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 13 comments)
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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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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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09 Aug 2019
Periodic dynamic induction control of wind farms: proving the potential in simulations and wind tunnel experiments
Joeri Frederik, Robin Weber, Stefano Cacciola, Filippo Campagnolo, Alessandro Croce, Carlo Bottasso, and Jan-Willem van Wingerden
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-50,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-50, 2019
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 9 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
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: open, 8 comments)
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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26 Jun 2019
Aeroelastic response of a multi-megawatt upwind HAWT based on fluid-structure interaction simulation
Yasir Shkara, Martin Cardaun, Ralf Schelenz, and Georg Jacobs
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-29,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-29, 2019
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 7 comments)
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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
Revised manuscript accepted for WES (discussion: closed, 7 comments)
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21 Dec 2018
Comparison of planetary bearing load-sharing characteristics in wind turbine gearboxes
Jonathan Keller, Yi Guo, Zhiwei Zhang, and Doug Lucas
Wind Energ. Sci., 3, 947–960, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-3-947-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-3-947-2018, 2018
Final revised paper published in WES (7 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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06 Aug 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. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-44,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-44, 2019
Revised manuscript accepted for WES (discussion: closed, 6 comments)
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28 May 2019
More accurate aeroelastic wind-turbine load simulations using detailed inflow information
Mads Mølgaard Pedersen, Torben Juul Larsen, Helge Aagaard Madsen, and Gunner Christian Larsen
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 303–323, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-303-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-303-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (6 comments)
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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
Final revised paper published in WES (6 comments)
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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
Final revised paper published in WES (6 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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23 Aug 2019
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. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-53,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-53, 2019
Revised manuscript accepted for WES (discussion: closed, 5 comments)
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26 Jul 2019
How to improve your metocean datasets
Erik Quaeghebeur and Michiel B. Zaaijer
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-42,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-42, 2019
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 5 comments)
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19 Jul 2019
Europe’s offshore winds assessed from SAR, ASCAT and WRF
Charlotte B. Hasager, Andrea N. Hahmann, Tobias Ahsbahs, Ioanna Karagali, Tija Sile, Merete Badger, and Jakob Mann
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-38,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-38, 2019
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 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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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
Final revised paper published in WES (5 comments)
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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
Final revised paper published in WES (5 comments)
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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
Final revised paper published in WES (5 comments)
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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
Revised manuscript accepted for WES (discussion: closed, 5 comments)
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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
Final revised paper published in WES (5 comments)
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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
Final revised paper published in WES (5 comments)
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18 Dec 2018
Experimental validation of a ducted wind turbine design strategy
Benjamin Kanya and Kenneth D. Visser
Wind Energ. Sci., 3, 919–928, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-3-919-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-3-919-2018, 2018
Final revised paper published in WES (5 comments)
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18 Nov 2019
On the self-similarity of wind turbine wakes in a complex terrain using large eddy simulation
Arslan Salim Dar, Jacob Berg, Niels Troldborg, and Edward G. Patton
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 633–644, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-633-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-633-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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07 Nov 2019
Wind turbine load dynamics in the context of turbulence intermittency
Carl Michael Schwarz, Sebastian Ehrich, and Joachim Peinke
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 581–594, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-581-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-581-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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11 Oct 2019
Validation of a lookup-table approach to modeling turbine fatigue loads in wind farms under active wake control
Hector Mendez Reyes, Stoyan Kanev, Bart Doekemeijer, and Jan-Willem van Wingerden
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 549–561, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-549-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-549-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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07 Oct 2019
Development and feasibility study of segment blade test methodology
Kwangtae Ha, Moritz Bätge, David Melcher, and Steffen Czichon
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-60,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-60, 2019
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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05 Sep 2019
Ducted wind turbines in yawed flow: A numerical study
Vinit Dighe, Dhruv Suri, Francesco Avallone, and Gerard van Bussel
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-62,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-62, 2019
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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27 Aug 2019
Beam-like models for the analyses of curved, twisted and tapered HAWT blades in large displacements
Giovanni Migliaccio, Giuseppe Ruta, Stefano Bennati, and Riccardo Barsotti
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-59,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-59, 2019
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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23 Aug 2019
Brief communication: A double Gaussian wake model
Johannes Schreiber, Amr Balbaa, and Carlo L. Bottasso
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-52,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-52, 2019
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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13 Aug 2019
Lidar estimation of rotor-effective wind speed – an experimental comparison
Dominique P. Held and Jakob Mann
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 421–438, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-421-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-421-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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13 Aug 2019
RADAR-Derived Precipitation Climatology for Wind Turbine Blade Leading Edge Erosion
Frederick Letson, Rebecca J. Barthelmie, and Sara C. Pryor
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-43,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-43, 2019
Revised manuscript accepted for WES (discussion: closed, 4 comments)
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07 Aug 2019
Cluster wakes impact on a far distant offshore wind farm's power
Jörge Schneemann, Andreas Rott, Martin Dörenkämper, Gerald Steinfeld, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-39,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-39, 2019
Revised manuscript accepted for WES (discussion: closed, 4 comments)
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07 Aug 2019
Does the rotational direction of a wind turbine impact the wake in a stably stratified atmospheric boundary layer?
Antonia Englberger, Andreas Dörnbrack, and Julie K. Lundquist
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-45,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-45, 2019
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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23 Jul 2019
Massive Simplification of the Wind Farm Layout Optimization Problem
Andrew P. J. Stanley and Andrew Ning
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-37,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-37, 2019
Revised manuscript accepted for WES (discussion: closed, 4 comments)
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11 Jul 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., 4, 397–406, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-397-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-397-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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08 Jul 2019
Optimal relationship between power and design driving loads for wind turbine rotors using 1D models
Kenneth Loenbaek, Christian Bak, Jens I. Madsen, and Bjarke Dam
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-28,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-28, 2019
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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20 Jun 2019
Wind direction estimation using SCADA data with consensus-based optimization
Jennifer Annoni, Christopher Bay, Kathryn Johnson, Emiliano Dall'Anese, Eliot Quon, Travis Kemper, and Paul Fleming
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 355–368, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-355-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-355-2019, 2019
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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27 May 2019
Ancillary services from wind turbines: AGC from a single Type 4 turbine
Eldrich Rebello, David Watson, and Marianne Rodgers
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-26,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-26, 2019
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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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
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: open, 4 comments)
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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
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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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
Final revised paper published in WES (4 comments)
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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
Revised manuscript accepted for WES (discussion: closed, 4 comments)
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