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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 | 3,035 views
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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 | 3,010 views
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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 | 2,648 views
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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 | 2,612 views
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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 | 2,563 views
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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 | 2,537 views
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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 | 2,432 views
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03 Jun 2019
Extreme wind fluctuations: joint statistics, extreme turbulence, and impact on wind turbine loads
Ásta Hannesdóttir, Mark Kelly, and Nikolay Dimitrov
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 325–342, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-325-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-325-2019, 2019 | 2,027 views
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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 | 2,026 views
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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 | 2,023 views
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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 | 2,000 views
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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 | 1,782 views
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04 Jun 2019
The super-turbine wind power conversion paradox: using machine learning to reduce errors caused by Jensen's inequality
Tyler C. McCandless and Sue Ellen Haupt
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 343–353, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-343-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-343-2019, 2019 | 1,760 views
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03 Jan 2020
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., 5, 29–49, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-29-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-29-2020, 2020 | 1,760 views
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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 | 1,752 views
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28 Jun 2019
A vortex-based tip/smearing correction for the actuator line
Alexander R. Meyer Forsting, Georg Raimund Pirrung, and Néstor Ramos-García
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 369–383, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-369-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-369-2019, 2019 | 1,720 views
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11 Jul 2019
Detection of wakes in the inflow of turbines using nacelle lidars
Dominique P. Held and Jakob Mann
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 407–420, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-407-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-407-2019, 2019 | 1,658 views
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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 | 1,648 views
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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 | 1,636 views
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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 | 1,536 views
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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 | 1,534 views
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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 | 1,484 views
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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 | 1,471 views
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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 | 1,460 views
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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 | 1,399 views
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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 | 1,395 views
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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 | 1,376 views
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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 | 1,344 views
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16 Dec 2019
Massive simplification of the wind farm layout optimization problem
Andrew P. J. Stanley and Andrew Ning
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 663–676, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-663-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-663-2019, 2019 | 1,342 views
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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 | 1,341 views
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12 Sep 2019
Significant multidecadal variability in German wind energy generation
Jan Wohland, Nour Eddine Omrani, Noel Keenlyside, and Dirk Witthaut
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 515–526, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-515-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-515-2019, 2019 | 1,325 views
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20 Jan 2020
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., 5, 125–139, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-125-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-125-2020, 2020 | 1,306 views
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13 Jan 2020
Digitalization of scanning lidar measurement campaign planning
Nikola Vasiljević, Andrea Vignaroli, Andreas Bechmann, and Rozenn Wagner
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 73–87, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-73-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-73-2020, 2020 | 1,300 views
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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 | 1,283 views
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28 Jan 2020
Optimal relationship between power and design-driving loads for wind turbine rotors using 1-D models
Kenneth Loenbaek, Christian Bak, Jens I. Madsen, and Bjarke Dam
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 155–170, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-155-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-155-2020, 2020 | 1,282 views
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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 | 1,272 views
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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 | 1,241 views
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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 | 1,229 views
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02 Dec 2019
Brief communication: Wind-speed-independent actuator disk control for faster annual energy production calculations of wind farms using computational fluid dynamics
Maarten Paul van der Laan, Søren Juhl Andersen, and Pierre-Elouan Réthoré
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 645–651, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-645-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-645-2019, 2019 | 1,216 views
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01 Jul 2019
Cartographing dynamic stall with machine learning
Matthew Lennie, Johannes Steenbuck, Bernd R. Noack, and Christian Oliver Paschereit
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-36,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-36, 2019
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: final response, 3 comments) | 1,177 views
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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 | 1,172 views
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12 Feb 2020
Ancillary services from wind turbines: automatic generation control (AGC) from a single Type 4 turbine
Eldrich Rebello, David Watson, and Marianne Rodgers
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 225–236, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-225-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-225-2020, 2020 | 1,102 views
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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 | 1,087 views
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14 Jan 2020
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., 5, 89–104, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-89-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-89-2020, 2020 | 1,085 views
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06 Jan 2020
Effect of tip spacing, thrust coefficient and turbine spacing in multi-rotor wind turbines and farms
Niranjan S. Ghaisas, Aditya S. Ghate, and Sanjiva K. Lele
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 51–72, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-51-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-51-2020, 2020 | 1,071 views
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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
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 2 comments) | 1,053 views
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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 | 1,024 views
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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
Revised manuscript accepted for WES (discussion: closed, 4 comments) | 1,016 views
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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
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 4 comments) | 1,007 views
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27 Feb 2020
WESgraph: a graph database for the wind farm domain
Erik Quaeghebeur, Sebastian Sanchez Perez-Moreno, and Michiel B. Zaaijer
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 259–284, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-259-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-259-2020, 2020 | 994 views
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