Journal cover Journal topic
Wind Energy Science The interactive open-access journal of the European Academy of Wind Energy
Journal topic

Journal metrics

CiteScore value: 0.6
CiteScore
0.6
h5-index value: 13
h5-index13
The following lists the preprints and final revised papers published within the last 90 days.
30 Nov 2020
Offshore wind farm global blockage measured with scanning lidar
Jörge Schneemann, Frauke Theuer, Andreas Rott, Martin Dörenkämper, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-124,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-124, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments)
Short summary
26 Nov 2020
Aerodynamic effects of Gurney flaps on the rotor blades of a research wind turbine
Jörg Alber, Rodrigo Soto-Valle, Marinos Manolesos, Sirko Bartholomay, Christian Navid Nayeri, Marvin Schönlau, Christian Menzel, Christian Oliver Paschereit, Joachim Twele, and Jens Fortmann
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1645–1662, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1645-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1645-2020, 2020
Short summary
26 Nov 2020
Mitigation of offshore wind power intermittency by interconnection of production sites
Ida Marie Solbrekke, Nils Gunnar Kvamstø, and Asgeir Sorteberg
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1663–1678, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1663-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1663-2020, 2020
Short summary
25 Nov 2020
A Model to Calculate Fatigue Damage Caused by Partial Waking during Wind Farm Optimization
Andrew P. J. Stanley, Jennifer King, Christopher Bay, and Andrew Ning
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-117,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-117, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments)
Short summary
25 Nov 2020
Skewing angle magnet and coil reduced starting torque in a permanent magnet synchronous generator for a small vertical axis wind turbine
Priwan Pongwan, Kusumal Chalermnayanont, Mintra Trongtorkarn, Suppachai Jina, and Montri Luengchavanon
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-101,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-101, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments)
Short summary
23 Nov 2020
Changing the rotational direction of a wind turbine under veering inflow: a parameter study
Antonia Englberger, Julie K. Lundquist, and Andreas Dörnbrack
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1623–1644, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1623-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1623-2020, 2020
Short summary
20 Nov 2020
Investigating the loads and performance of a model horizontal axis wind turbine under IEC extreme operational conditions
Kamran Shirzadeh, Horia Hangan, Curran Crawford, and Pooyan Hashemi Tari
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-110,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-110, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments)
Short summary
20 Nov 2020
Ground-generation airborne wind energy design space exploration
Markus Sommerfeld, Martin Dörenkämper, Jochem De Schutter, and Curran Crawford
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-123,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-123, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 1 comment)
Short summary
19 Nov 2020
Optimal tuning of engineering wake models through lidar measurements
Lu Zhan, Stefano Letizia, and Giacomo Valerio Iungo
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1601–1622, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1601-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1601-2020, 2020
Short summary
19 Nov 2020
Offshore and onshore ground-generation airborne wind energy power curve characterization
Markus Sommerfeld, Martin Dörenkämper, Jochem De Schutter, and Curran Crawford
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-120,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-120, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments)
Short summary
18 Nov 2020
Understanding and mitigating the impact of data gaps on offshore wind resource estimates
Julia Gottschall and Martin Dörenkämper
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-102,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-102, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments)
17 Nov 2020
Automatic controller tuning using a zeroth-order optimization algorithm
Daniel S. Zalkind, Emiliano Dall'Anese, and Lucy Y. Pao
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1579–1600, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1579-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1579-2020, 2020
Short summary
14 Nov 2020
WRF-Simulated Low-Level Jets over Iowa: Characterization and Sensitivity Studies
Jeanie A. Aird, Rebecca J. Barthelmie, Tristan J. Shepherd, and Sara C. Pryor
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-113,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-113, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments)
Short summary
13 Nov 2020
Development of a numerical model of a novel leading edge protection component for wind turbine blades
William Finnegan, Priya Dasan Keeryadath, Rónán Ó Coistealbha, Tomas Flanagan, Michael Flanagan, and Jamie Goggins
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1567–1577, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1567-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1567-2020, 2020
Short summary
12 Nov 2020
Integrated wind farm layout and control optimization
Mads M. Pedersen and Gunner C. Larsen
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1551–1566, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1551-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1551-2020, 2020
Short summary
12 Nov 2020
Low-order modeling for transition prediction applicable to wind-turbine rotors
Thales Fava, Mikaela Lokatt, Niels Sørensen, Frederik Zahle, Ardeshir Hanifi, and Dan Henningson
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-107,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-107, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments)
Short summary
10 Nov 2020
Reliability analysis of offshore wind turbine foundations under lateral cyclic loading
Gianluca Zorzi, Amol Mankar, Joey Velarde, John D. Sørensen, Patrick Arnold, and Fabian Kirsch
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1521–1535, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1521-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1521-2020, 2020
Short summary
10 Nov 2020
Identification of airfoil polars from uncertain experimental measurements
Chengyu Wang, Filippo Campagnolo, and Carlo L. Bottasso
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1537–1550, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1537-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1537-2020, 2020
Short summary
10 Nov 2020
How realistic are the wakes of scaled wind turbine models?
Chengyu Wang, Filippo Campagnolo, Helena Canet, Daniel J. Barreiro, and Carlo L. Bottasso
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-115,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-115, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 1 comment)
Short summary
06 Nov 2020
Evaluation of the lattice Boltzmann method for wind modelling in complex terrain
Alain Schubiger, Sarah Barber, and Henrik Nordborg
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1507–1519, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1507-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1507-2020, 2020
Short summary
05 Nov 2020
The digital terrain model in the computational modelling of the flow over the Perdigão site: the appropriate grid size
José M. L. M. Palma, Carlos A. M. Silva, Vítor C. Gomes, Alexandre Silva Lopes, Teresa Simões, Paula Costa, and Vasco T. P. Batista
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1469–1485, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1469-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1469-2020, 2020
Short summary
05 Nov 2020
Laminar-turbulent transition characteristics of a 3-D wind turbine rotor blade based on experiments and computations
Özge Sinem Özçakmak, Helge Aagaard Madsen, Niels Nørmark Sørensen, and Jens Nørkær Sørensen
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1487–1505, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1487-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1487-2020, 2020
Short summary
03 Nov 2020
Minute-scale power forecast of offshore wind turbines using long-range single-Doppler lidar measurements
Frauke Theuer, Marijn Floris van Dooren, Lueder von Bremen, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1449–1468, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1449-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1449-2020, 2020
Short summary
31 Oct 2020
Operational-based annual energy production uncertainty: are its components actually uncorrelated?
Nicola Bodini and Mike Optis
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1435–1448, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1435-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1435-2020, 2020
Short summary
30 Oct 2020
Theory and verification of a new 3D RANS wake model
Philip Bradstock and Wolfgang Schlez
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1425–1434, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1425-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1425-2020, 2020
Short summary
28 Oct 2020
Full-scale deformation measurements of a wind turbine rotor in comparison with aeroelastic simulations
Stephanie Lehnhoff, Alejandro Gómez González, and Jörg R. Seume
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1411–1423, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1411-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1411-2020, 2020
Short summary
27 Oct 2020
Characterisation of the offshore precipitation environment to help combat leading edge erosion of wind turbine blades
Robbie Herring, Kirsten Dyer, Paul Howkins, and Carwyn Ward
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1399–1409, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1399-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1399-2020, 2020
Short summary
27 Oct 2020
Change-point detection in wind turbine SCADA data for robust condition monitoring with normal behaviour models
Simon Letzgus
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1375–1397, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1375-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1375-2020, 2020
Short summary
26 Oct 2020
Wake redirection at higher axial induction
Carlo Cossu
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-111,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-111, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 2 comments)
Short summary
22 Oct 2020
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., 5, 1359–1374, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1359-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1359-2020, 2020
Short summary
21 Oct 2020
Wind farm layout optimization using pseudo-gradients
Erik Quaeghebeur, René Bos, and Michiel B. Zaaijer
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-109,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-109, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 1 comment)
Short summary
20 Oct 2020
Finite element simulations for investigating the strength characteristics of a 5 m composite wind turbine blade
Can Muyan and Demirkan Coker
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1339–1358, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1339-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1339-2020, 2020
Short summary
15 Oct 2020
Surrogate based aeroelastic design optimization of tip extensions on a modern 10MW wind turbine
Thanasis Barlas, Néstor Ramos-García, Georg Raimund Pirrung, and Sergio González Horcas
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-108,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-108, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 1 comment)
Short summary
13 Oct 2020
Optimal closed-loop wake steering – Part 1: Conventionally neutral atmospheric boundary layer conditions
Michael F. Howland, Aditya S. Ghate, Sanjiva K. Lele, and John O. Dabiri
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1315–1338, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1315-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1315-2020, 2020
Short summary
12 Oct 2020
Grid-forming control strategies for black start by offshore wind power plants
Anubhav Jain, Jayachandra N. Sakamuri, and Nicolaos A. Cutululis
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1297–1313, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1297-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1297-2020, 2020
Short summary
12 Oct 2020
Evaluation of tilt control for wind-turbine arrays in the atmospheric boundary layer
Carlo Cossu
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-106,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-106, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 1 comment)
Short summary
08 Oct 2020
Lidar measurements of yawed-wind-turbine wakes: characterization and validation of analytical models
Peter Brugger, Mithu Debnath, Andrew Scholbrock, Paul Fleming, Patrick Moriarty, Eric Simley, David Jager, Jason Roadman, Mark Murphy, Haohua Zong, and Fernando Porté-Agel
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1253–1272, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1253-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1253-2020, 2020
Short summary
08 Oct 2020
Wind tunnel testing of wake steering with dynamic wind direction changes
Filippo Campagnolo, Robin Weber, Johannes Schreiber, and Carlo L. Bottasso
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1273–1295, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1273-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1273-2020, 2020
Short summary
06 Oct 2020
A Method for Preliminary Rotor Design – Part 1: Radially Independent Actuator Disk model
Kenneth Loenbaek, Christian Bak, Jens I. Madsen, and Michael McWilliam
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-98,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-98, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
Short summary
06 Oct 2020
A Method for Preliminary Rotor Design – Part 2: Wind Turbine Rotor Optimization with Radial Independence
Kenneth Loenbaek, Christian Bak, and Michael McWilliam
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-99,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-99, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 2 comments)
Short summary
01 Oct 2020
Comparison of electrical collection topologies for multi-rotor wind turbines
Paul Pirrie, David Campos-Gaona, and Olimpo Anaya-Lara
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1237–1252, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1237-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1237-2020, 2020
Short summary
29 Sep 2020
Correlations of power output fluctuations in an offshore wind farm using high-resolution SCADA data
Janna K. Seifert, Martin Kraft, Martin Kühn, and Laura J. Lukassen
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-96,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-96, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 2 comments)
Short summary
28 Sep 2020
An alternative form of the super-Gaussian wind turbine wake model
Frédéric Blondel and Marie Cathelain
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1225–1236, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1225-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1225-2020, 2020
Short summary
24 Sep 2020
Wind turbine load validation in wakes using field reconstruction techniques and nacelle lidar wind retrievals
Davide Conti, Vasilis Pettas, Nikolay Dimitrov, and Alfredo Peña
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-104,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-104, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 1 comment)
Short summary
23 Sep 2020
Multipoint reconstruction of wind speeds
Christian Behnken, Matthias Wächter, and Joachim Peinke
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1211–1223, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1211-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1211-2020, 2020
Short summary
22 Sep 2020
Experimental investigation of wind turbine wake and load dynamics during yaw manoeuvres
Stefano Macrí, Sandrine Aubrun, Annie Leroy, and Nicolas Girard
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-105,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-105, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: final response, 2 comments)
Short summary
17 Sep 2020
US East Coast synthetic aperture radar wind atlas for offshore wind energy
Tobias Ahsbahs, Galen Maclaurin, Caroline Draxl, Christopher R. Jackson, Frank Monaldo, and Merete Badger
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1191–1210, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1191-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1191-2020, 2020
Short summary
17 Sep 2020
Extreme Wind Shear Events in US Offshore Wind Energy Areas and the Role of Induced Stratification
Mithu Debnath, Paula Doubrawa, Mike Optis, Patrick Hawbecker, and Nicola Bodini
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-103,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-103, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: final response, 2 comments)
Short summary
11 Sep 2020
How wind speed shear and directional veer affect the power production of a megawatt-scale operational wind turbine
Patrick Murphy, Julie K. Lundquist, and Paul Fleming
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1169–1190, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1169-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1169-2020, 2020
Short summary
04 Sep 2020
Augmented Kalman filter with a reduced mechanical model to estimate tower loads on a land-based wind turbine: a step towards digital-twin simulations
Emmanuel Branlard, Dylan Giardina, and Cameron S. D. Brown
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1155–1167, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1155-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-1155-2020, 2020
Short summary
CC BY 4.0
Publications Copernicus