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Wind Energy Science The interactive open-access journal of the European Academy of Wind Energy
09 Feb 2016
Long-term research challenges in wind energy – a research agenda by the European Academy of Wind Energy
G. A. M. van Kuik, J. Peinke, R. Nijssen, D. Lekou, J. Mann, J. N. Sørensen, C. Ferreira, J. W. van Wingerden, D. Schlipf, P. Gebraad, H. Polinder, A. Abrahamsen, G. J. W. van Bussel, J. D. Sørensen, P. Tavner, C. L. Bottasso, M. Muskulus, D. Matha, H. J. Lindeboom, S. Degraer, O. Kramer, S. Lehnhoff, M. Sonnenschein, P. E. Sørensen, R. W. Künneke, P. E. Morthorst, and K. Skytte
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 1-39, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-1-2016, 2016 | 4,324 views
08 May 2017
Field test of wake steering at an offshore wind farm
Paul Fleming, Jennifer Annoni, Jigar J. Shah, Linpeng Wang, Shreyas Ananthan, Zhijun Zhang, Kyle Hutchings, Peng Wang, Weiguo Chen, and Lin Chen
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 229-239, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-229-2017, 2017 | 1,345 views
13 Sep 2016
Estimating the wake deflection downstream of a wind turbine in different atmospheric stabilities: an LES study
Lukas Vollmer, Gerald Steinfeld, Detlev Heinemann, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 129-141, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-129-2016, 2016 | 1,268 views
11 Apr 2016
Full-field assessment of wind turbine near-wake deviation in relation to yaw misalignment
Juan José Trujillo, Janna Kristina Seifert, Ines Würth, David Schlipf, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 41-53, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-41-2016, 2016 | 1,023 views
01 Nov 2016
Wind turbine power production and annual energy production depend on atmospheric stability and turbulence
Clara M. St. Martin, Julie K. Lundquist, Andrew Clifton, Gregory S. Poulos, and Scott J. Schreck
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 221-236, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-221-2016, 2016 | 943 views
30 May 2016
Combined preliminary–detailed design of wind turbines
Pietro Bortolotti, Carlo L. Bottasso, and Alessandro Croce
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 71-88, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-71-2016, 2016 | 883 views
20 May 2016
Comparison of OpenFOAM and EllipSys3D for neutral atmospheric flow over complex terrain
Dalibor Cavar, Pierre-Elouan Réthoré, Andreas Bechmann, Niels N. Sørensen, Benjamin Martinez, Frederik Zahle, Jacob Berg, and Mark C. Kelly
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 55-70, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-55-2016, 2016 | 811 views
12 Jul 2016
Detailed analysis of the blade root flow of a horizontal axis wind turbine
Iván Herráez, Buşra Akay, Gerard J. W. van Bussel, Joachim Peinke, and Bernhard Stoevesandt
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 89-100, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-89-2016, 2016 | 750 views
20 Oct 2016
Periodic stability analysis of wind turbines operating in turbulent wind conditions
Riccardo Riva, Stefano Cacciola, and Carlo Luigi Bottasso
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 177-203, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-177-2016, 2016 | 719 views
10 Feb 2017
An error reduction algorithm to improve lidar turbulence estimates for wind energy
Jennifer F. Newman and Andrew Clifton
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 77-95, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-77-2017, 2017 | 717 views
24 Aug 2016
Year-to-year correlation, record length, and overconfidence in wind resource assessment
Nicola Bodini, Julie K. Lundquist, Dino Zardi, and Mark Handschy
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 115-128, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-115-2016, 2016 | 711 views
24 May 2017
Wind field reconstruction from nacelle-mounted lidar short-range measurements
Antoine Borraccino, David Schlipf, Florian Haizmann, and Rozenn Wagner
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 269-283, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-269-2017, 2017 | 691 views
28 Mar 2017
Monitoring offshore wind farm power performance with SCADA data and an advanced wake model
Niko Mittelmeier, Tomas Blodau, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 175-187, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-175-2017, 2017 | 686 views
16 May 2017
An investigation of unsteady 3-D effects on trailing edge flaps
Eva Jost, Annette Fischer, Galih Bangga, Thorsten Lutz, and Ewald Krämer
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 241-256, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-241-2017, 2017 | 685 views
02 Mar 2017
Nacelle power curve measurement with spinner anemometer and uncertainty evaluation
Giorgio Demurtas, Troels Friis Pedersen, and Rozenn Wagner
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 97-114, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-97-2017, 2017 | 648 views
10 Mar 2017
Optimization of wind plant layouts using an adjoint approach
Ryan N. King, Katherine Dykes, Peter Graf, and Peter E. Hamlington
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 115-131, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-115-2017, 2017 | 638 views
13 Mar 2017
Turbulence characterization from a forward-looking nacelle lidar
Alfredo Peña, Jakob Mann, and Nikolay Dimitrov
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 133-152, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-133-2017, 2017 | 602 views
29 Sep 2016
Basic controller tuning for large offshore wind turbines
Karl O. Merz
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 153-175, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-153-2016, 2016 | 573 views
02 Jun 2017
Atmospheric turbulence affects wind turbine nacelle transfer functions
Clara M. St. Martin, Julie K. Lundquist, Andrew Clifton, Gregory S. Poulos, and Scott J. Schreck
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 295-306, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-295-2017, 2017 | 525 views
09 Feb 2017
Blind test comparison of the performance and wake flow between two in-line wind turbines exposed to different turbulent inflow conditions
Jan Bartl and Lars Sætran
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 55-76, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-55-2017, 2017 | 521 views
23 May 2017
Lidar-based wake tracking for closed-loop wind farm control
Steffen Raach, David Schlipf, and Po Wen Cheng
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 257-267, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-257-2017, 2017 | 517 views
04 Jul 2017
Effect of foundation modelling on the fatigue lifetime of a monopile-based offshore wind turbine
Steffen Aasen, Ana M. Page, Kristoffer Skjolden Skau, and Tor Anders Nygaard
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 361-376, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-361-2017, 2017 | 503 views
11 Jul 2016
Assessing Spacing Impact on the Wind Turbine Array Boundary Layer via Proper Orthogonal Decomposition
Naseem Ali, Nicholas Hamilton, and Raúl Bayáon Cal
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2016-23, 2016
Revised manuscript not accepted (discussion: closed, 4 comments) | 500 views
14 Jul 2016
The fence experiment – full-scale lidar-based shelter observations
Alfredo Peña, Andreas Bechmann, Davide Conti, and Nikolas Angelou
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 101-114, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-101-2016, 2016 | 472 views
10 Jan 2017
On the impact of non-Gaussian wind statistics on wind turbines – an experimental approach
Jannik Schottler, Nico Reinke, Agnieszka Hölling, Jonathan Whale, Joachim Peinke, and Michael Hölling
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 1-13, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-1-2017, 2017 | 471 views
05 Dec 2016
Wind-farm layout optimisation using a hybrid Jensen–LES approach
Vahid S. Bokharaie, Pieter Bauweraerts, and Johan Meyers
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 311-325, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-311-2016, 2016 | 468 views
20 Jan 2017
Comparison of a coupled near- and far-wake model with a free-wake vortex code
Georg Pirrung, Vasilis Riziotis, Helge Madsen, Morten Hansen, and Taeseong Kim
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 15-33, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-15-2017, 2017 | 467 views
15 Mar 2017
Iterative feedback tuning of wind turbine controllers
Edwin van Solingen, Sebastiaan Paul Mulders, and Jan-Willem van Wingerden
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 153-173, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-153-2017, 2017 | 467 views
09 Feb 2017
A methodology for the design and testing of atmospheric boundary layer models for wind energy applications
Javier Sanz Rodrigo, Matthew Churchfield, and Branko Kosovic
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 35-54, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-35-2017, 2017 | 464 views
29 Aug 2017
A validation and code-to-code verification of FAST for a megawatt-scale wind turbine with aeroelastically tailored blades
Srinivas Guntur, Jason Jonkman, Ryan Sievers, Michael A. Sprague, Scott Schreck, and Qi Wang
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 443-468, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-443-2017, 2017 | 435 views
30 Jun 2017
Modal properties and stability of bend–twist coupled wind turbine blades
Alexander R. Stäblein, Morten H. Hansen, and David R. Verelst
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 343-360, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-343-2017, 2017 | 432 views
13 Feb 2017
Full HAWT rotor CFD simulations using different RANS turbulence models compared with actuator disk and experimental measurements
Nikolaos Stergiannis, Jeroen van Beeck, and Mark C. Runacres
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-6, 2017
Revised manuscript not accepted (discussion: closed, 4 comments) | 426 views
25 Apr 2017
Statistical characterization of roughness uncertainty and impact on wind resource estimation
Mark Kelly and Hans E. Jørgensen
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 189-209, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-189-2017, 2017 | 421 views
04 Aug 2017
Aeroelastic stability of idling wind turbines
Kai Wang, Vasilis A. Riziotis, and Spyros G. Voutsinas
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 415-437, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-415-2017, 2017 | 419 views
29 May 2017
Why the Coriolis force turns a wind farm wake clockwise in the Northern Hemisphere
Maarten Paul van der Laan and Niels Nørmark Sørensen
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 285-294, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-285-2017, 2017 | 414 views
14 Jul 2017
The risks of extreme load extrapolation
Stefan F. van Eijk, René Bos, and Wim A. A. M. Bierbooms
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 377-386, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-377-2017, 2017 | 406 views
01 Dec 2016
Articulated blade tip devices for load alleviation on wind turbines
Carlo L. Bottasso, Alessandro Croce, Federico Gualdoni, Pierluigi Montinari, and Carlo E. D. Riboldi
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 297-310, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-297-2016, 2016 | 399 views
04 May 2017
An intercomparison of mesoscale models at simple sites for wind energy applications
Bjarke T. Olsen, Andrea N. Hahmann, Anna Maria Sempreviva, Jake Badger, and Hans E. Jørgensen
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 211-228, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-211-2017, 2017 | 394 views
14 Dec 2016
Structural optimisation of wind turbine towers based on finite element analysis and genetic algorithm
Lin Wang, Athanasios Kolios, Maria Martinez Luengo, and Xiongwei Liu
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2016-41, 2016
Publication in WES not foreseen (discussion: closed, 4 comments) | 394 views
15 Jun 2017
Joukowsky actuator disc momentum theory
Gijs A. M. van Kuik
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 307-316, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-307-2017, 2017 | 386 views
23 Nov 2016
Multi-fidelity fluid–structure interaction analysis of a membrane blade concept in non-rotating, uniform flow condition
Mehran Saeedi, Kai-Uwe Bletzinger, and Roland Wüchner
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 255-269, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-255-2016, 2016 | 384 views
26 Oct 2016
Wind tunnel tests with combined pitch and free-floating flap control: data-driven iterative feedforward controller tuning
Sachin T. Navalkar, Lars O. Bernhammer, Jurij Sodja, Edwin van Solingen, Gijs A. M. van Kuik, and Jan-Willem van Wingerden
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 205-220, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-205-2016, 2016 | 377 views
12 Sep 2017
Brief communication: Structural monitoring for lifetime extension of offshore wind monopiles: can strain measurements at one level tell us everything?
Lisa Ziegler, Ursula Smolka, Nicolai Cosack, and Michael Muskulus
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 469-476, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-469-2017, 2017 | 373 views
16 Dec 2016
Actuator cylinder theory for multiple vertical axis wind turbines
Andrew Ning
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 327-340, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-327-2016, 2016 | 369 views
22 Aug 2017
Brief communication: On the influence of vertical wind shear on the combined power output of two model wind turbines in yaw
Jannik Schottler, Agnieszka Hölling, Joachim Peinke, and Michael Hölling
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 439-442, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-439-2017, 2017 | 368 views
02 May 2017
Friction torque of wind-turbine pitch bearings – comparison of experimental results with available models
Matthias Stammler, Fabian Schwack, Norbert Bader, Andreas Reuter, and Gerhard Poll
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-20, 2017
Manuscript under review for WES (discussion: open, 2 comments) | 367 views
20 Jun 2017
Demonstration and uncertainty analysis of synchronised scanning lidar measurements of 2-D velocity fields in a boundary-layer wind tunnel
Marijn Floris van Dooren, Filippo Campagnolo, Mikael Sjöholm, Nikolas Angelou, Torben Mikkelsen, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci., 2, 329-341, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2-329-2017, 2017 | 366 views
06 Mar 2017
A model for quick load analysis for monopile-type offshore wind turbine substructures
Signe Schløer, Laura Garcia Castillo, Morten Fejerskov, Emanuel Stroescu, and Henrik Bredmose
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-11, 2017
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 6 comments) | 337 views
27 Sep 2016
An innovative method to calibrate a spinner anemometer without the use of yaw position sensor
Giorgio Demurtas and Nick Gerardus Cornelis Janssen
Wind Energ. Sci., 1, 143-152, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-1-143-2016, 2016 | 337 views
06 Apr 2017
Transient LES of an offshore wind turbine
Lukas Vollmer, Gerald Steinfeld, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2017-16, 2017
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments) | 335 views
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