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The following lists the preprints and final revised papers published within the last 90 days.
10 Jun 2021
A method for preliminary rotor design – Part 1: Radially Independent Actuator Disc model
Kenneth Loenbaek, Christian Bak, Jens I. Madsen, and Michael McWilliam
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 903–915, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-903-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-903-2021, 2021
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10 Jun 2021
A method for preliminary rotor design – Part 2: Wind turbine Optimization with Radial Independence
Kenneth Loenbaek, Christian Bak, and Michael McWilliam
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 917–933, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-917-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-917-2021, 2021
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08 Jun 2021
Response of the International Energy Agency (IEA) Wind 15 MW WindCrete and Activefloat floating wind turbines to wind and second-order waves
Mohammad Youssef Mahfouz, Climent Molins, Pau Trubat, Sergio Hernández, Fernando Vigara, Antonio Pegalajar-Jurado, Henrik Bredmose, and Mohammad Salari
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 867–883, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-867-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-867-2021, 2021
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08 Jun 2021
Model-based design of a wave-feedforward control strategy in floating wind turbines
Alessandro Fontanella, Mees Al, Jan-Willem van Wingerden, and Marco Belloli
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 885–901, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-885-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-885-2021, 2021
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07 Jun 2021
Wind turbine load validation in wakes using wind field reconstruction techniques and nacelle lidar wind retrievals
Davide Conti, Vasilis Pettas, Nikolay Dimitrov, and Alfredo Peña
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 841–866, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-841-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-841-2021, 2021
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07 Jun 2021
Exploitation of the far-offshore wind energy resource by fleets of energy ships – Part 2: Updated ship design and cost of energy estimate
Aurélien Babarit, Félix Gorintin, Pierrick de Belizal, Antoine Neau, Giovanni Bordogna, and Jean-Christophe Gilloteaux
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-39,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-39, 2021
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07 Jun 2021
Effect of individual blade pitch angle misalignment on the remaining useful life of wind turbines
Matthias Saathoff, Malo Rosemeier, Thorsten Kleinselbeck, and Bente Rathmann
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-42,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-42, 2021
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07 Jun 2021
Some effects of flow expansion on the aerodynamics of horizontal-axis wind turbines
David Wood and Eric Limacher
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-52,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-52, 2021
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07 Jun 2021
On sensor optimisation for structural health monitoring robust to environmental variations
Tingna Wang, David J. Wagg, Keith Worden, and Robert J. Barthorpe
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-53,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-53, 2021
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04 Jun 2021
Wind farm layout optimization using pseudo-gradients
Erik Quaeghebeur, René Bos, and Michiel B. Zaaijer
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 815–839, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-815-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-815-2021, 2021
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02 Jun 2021
Active flap control with the trailing edge flap hinge moment as a sensor: using it to estimate local blade inflow conditions and to reduce extreme blade loads and deflections
Sebastian Perez-Becker, David Marten, and Christian Oliver Paschereit
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 791–814, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-791-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-791-2021, 2021
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01 Jun 2021
A pressure-driven atmospheric boundary layer model satisfying Rossby and Reynolds number similarity
Maarten Paul van der Laan, Mark Kelly, and Mads Baungaard
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 777–790, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-777-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-777-2021, 2021
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01 Jun 2021
Land-based wind turbines with flexible rail transportable blades – Part I: Conceptual design and aeroservoelastic performance
Pietro Bortolotti, Nick Johnson, Nikhar J. Abbas, Evan Anderson, Ernesto Camarena, and Joshua A. Paquette
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-29,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-29, 2021
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01 Jun 2021
Statistical impact of wind-speed ramp events on turbines, via observations and coupled fluid-dynamic and aeroelastic simulations
Mark Kelly, Søren Juhl Andersen, and Ásta Hannesdóttir
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-40,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-40, 2021
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01 Jun 2021
On Turbulence Models and LiDAR Measurements for Wind Turbine Control
Liang Dong, Wai Hou Lio, and Eric Simley
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-51,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-51, 2021
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28 May 2021
Design and analysis of a wake model for spatially heterogeneous flow
Alayna Farrell, Jennifer King, Caroline Draxl, Rafael Mudafort, Nicholas Hamilton, Christopher J. Bay, Paul Fleming, and Eric Simley
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 737–758, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-737-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-737-2021, 2021
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28 May 2021
Wind inflow observation from load harmonics: initial steps towards a field validation
Marta Bertelè, Carlo L. Bottasso, and Johannes Schreiber
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 759–775, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-759-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-759-2021, 2021
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28 May 2021
On the effects of inter-farm interactions at the offshore wind farm Alpha Ventus
Vasilis Pettas, Matthias Kretschmer, Andrew Clifton, and Po Wen Cheng
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-50,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-50, 2021
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27 May 2021
Wind tunnel testing of a swept tip shape and comparison with multi-fidelity aerodynamic simulations
Thanasis Barlas, Georg Raimund Pirrung, Néstor Ramos-García, Sergio González Horcas, Robert Flemming Mikkelsen, Anders Smærup Olsen, and Mac Gaunaa
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-48,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-48, 2021
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25 May 2021
A simplified model for transition prediction applicable to wind-turbine rotors
Thales Fava, Mikaela Lokatt, Niels Sørensen, Frederik Zahle, Ardeshir Hanifi, and Dan Henningson
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 715–736, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-715-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-715-2021, 2021
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25 May 2021
Experimental study of the effect of a slat on the aerodynamic performance of a thick base airfoil
Axelle Viré, Bruce LeBlanc, Julia Steiner, and Nando Timmer
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-49,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-49, 2021
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21 May 2021
Control-oriented model for secondary effects of wake steering
Jennifer King, Paul Fleming, Ryan King, Luis A. Martínez-Tossas, Christopher J. Bay, Rafael Mudafort, and Eric Simley
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 701–714, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-701-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-701-2021, 2021
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21 May 2021
2D Numerical Simulation Study of Airfoil Performance
Nasser Shelil
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-45,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-45, 2021
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21 May 2021
A physically interpretable statistical wake steering model
Balthazar Sengers, Matthias Zech, Pim Jacobs, Gerald Steinfeld, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-43,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-43, 2021
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20 May 2021
A fracture mechanics framework for optimising design and inspection of offshore wind turbine support structures against fatigue failure
Peyman Amirafshari, Feargal Brennan, and Athanasios Kolios
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 677–699, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-677-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-677-2021, 2021
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19 May 2021
Experimental results of wake steering using fixed angles
Paul Fleming, Michael Sinner, Tom Young, Marine Lannic, Jennifer King, Eric Simley, and Bart Doekemeijer
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-32,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-32, 2021
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17 May 2021
The smoother the better? A comparison of six post-processing methods to improve short-term offshore wind power forecasts in the Baltic Sea
Christoffer Hallgren, Stefan Ivanell, Heiner Körnich, Ville Vakkari, and Erik Sahlée
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-31,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-31, 2021
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17 May 2021
High Reynolds investigations on the ability of the full scale e-TellTale sensor to detect flow separation on a wind turbine blade section
Antoine Soulier, Caroline Braud, Dimitri Voisin, and Danbon Frédéric
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-4,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-4, 2021
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11 May 2021
Evaluation of tilt control for wind-turbine arrays in the atmospheric boundary layer
Carlo Cossu
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 663–675, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-663-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-663-2021, 2021
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11 May 2021
Assessing Boundary Condition and Parametric Uncertainty in Numerical-Weather-Prediction-Modeled, Long-Term Offshore Wind Speed Through Machine Learning and Analog Ensemble
Nicola Bodini, Weiming Hu, Mike Optis, Guido Cervone, and Stefano Alessandrini
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-33,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-33, 2021
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10 May 2021
High-resolution offshore wind resource assessment at turbine hub height with Sentinel-1 SAR data and machine learning
Louis de Montera, Henrick Berger, Romain Husson, Pascal Appelghem, Laurent Guerlou, and Mauricio Fragoso
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-35,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-35, 2021
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10 May 2021
Meso- to micro-scale modeling of atmospheric stability effects on wind turbine wake behavior in complex terrain
Adam S. Wise, James M. T. Neher, Robert S. Arthur, Jeffrey D. Mirocha, Julie K. Lundquist, and Fotini K. Chow
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-36,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-36, 2021
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10 May 2021
Vertical-axis wind-turbine computations using a 2D hybrid wake actuator-cylinder model
Edgar Alejandro Martinez-Ojeda, Francisco Javier Solorio Ordaz, and Mihir Sen
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-38,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-38, 2021
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07 May 2021
Evaluation of idealized large-eddy simulations performed with the Weather Research and Forecasting model using turbulence measurements from a 250 m meteorological mast
Alfredo Peña, Branko Kosović, and Jeffrey D. Mirocha
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 645–661, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-645-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-645-2021, 2021
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07 May 2021
FAST.Farm load validation for single wake situations at alpha ventus
Matthias Kretschmer, Jason Jonkman, Vasilis Pettas, and Po Wen Cheng
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-37,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-37, 2021
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06 May 2021
Wind turbines in atmospheric flow: fluid–structure interaction simulations with hybrid turbulence modeling
Christian Grinderslev, Niels Nørmark Sørensen, Sergio González Horcas, Niels Troldborg, and Frederik Zahle
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 627–643, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-627-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-627-2021, 2021
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03 May 2021
On the scaling of wind turbine rotors
Helena Canet, Pietro Bortolotti, and Carlo L. Bottasso
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 601–626, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-601-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-601-2021, 2021
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29 Apr 2021
Experimental investigation of wind turbine wake and load dynamics during yaw maneuvers
Stefano Macrí, Sandrine Aubrun, Annie Leroy, and Nicolas Girard
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 585–599, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-585-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-585-2021, 2021
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29 Apr 2021
Validation of a modelling methodology for wind turbine rotor blades based on a full scale blade test
Pablo Noever-Castelos, Bernd Haller, and Claudio Balzani
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-24,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-24, 2021
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29 Apr 2021
The five main influencing factors on lidar errors in complex terrain
Tobias Klaas and Stefan Emeis
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-26,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-26, 2021
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28 Apr 2021
Dynamic inflow model for a Floating Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine in surge motion
Carlos Ferreira, Wei Yu, Arianna Sala, and Axelle Vire
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-34,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-34, 2021
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28 Apr 2021
Investigation Into Boundary Layer Transition Using Wall-Resolved LES and Modeled Inflow Turbulence
Brandon Arthur Lobo, Alois Peter Schaffarczyk, and Michael Breuer
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-30,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-30, 2021
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27 Apr 2021
Identification of wind turbine main shaft torsional loads from SCADA measurements using an inverse problem approach
W. Dheelibun Remigius and Anand Natarajan
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-25,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-25, 2021
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23 Apr 2021
Reducing cost uncertainty in the drivetrain design decision with a focus on the operational phase
Freia Harzendorf, Ralf Schelenz, and Georg Jacobs
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 571–584, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-571-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-571-2021, 2021
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22 Apr 2021
The curled wake model: a three-dimensional and extremely fast steady-state wake solver for wind plant flows
Luis A. Martínez-Tossas, Jennifer King, Eliot Quon, Christopher J. Bay, Rafael Mudafort, Nicholas Hamilton, Michael F. Howland, and Paul A. Fleming
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 555–570, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-555-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-555-2021, 2021
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21 Apr 2021
Feature selection techniques for modelling tower fatigue loads of a wind turbine with neural networks
Artur Movsessian, Marcel Schedat, and Torsten Faber
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 539–554, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-539-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-539-2021, 2021
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13 Apr 2021
Offshore wind farm global blockage measured with scanning lidar
Jörge Schneemann, Frauke Theuer, Andreas Rott, Martin Dörenkämper, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 521–538, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-521-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-521-2021, 2021
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12 Apr 2021
Understanding and mitigating the impact of data gaps on offshore wind resource estimates
Julia Gottschall and Martin Dörenkämper
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 505–520, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-505-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-505-2021, 2021
06 Apr 2021
A Reference Open-Source Controller for Fixed and Floating Offshore Wind Turbines
Nikhar Abbas, Daniel Zalkind, Lucy Pao, and Alan Wright
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-19,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-19, 2021
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06 Apr 2021
Satellite-based estimation of roughness lengths and displacement heights for wind resource modelling
Rogier Floors, Merete Badger, Ib Troen, Kenneth Grogan, and Finn-Hendrik Permien
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-28,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-28, 2021
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01 Apr 2021
Norwegian hindcast archive (NORA3) – A validation of offshore wind resources in the North Sea and Norwegian Sea
Ida Marie Solbrekke, Asgeir Sorteberg, and Hilde Haakenstad
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-22,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-22, 2021
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30 Mar 2021
Surrogate-based aeroelastic design optimization of tip extensions on a modern 10 MW wind turbine
Thanasis Barlas, Néstor Ramos-García, Georg Raimund Pirrung, and Sergio González Horcas
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 491–504, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-491-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-491-2021, 2021
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30 Mar 2021
Investigating the loads and performance of a model horizontal axis wind turbine under reproducible IEC extreme operational conditions
Kamran Shirzadeh, Horia Hangan, Curran Crawford, and Pooyan Hashemi Tari
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 477–489, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-477-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-477-2021, 2021
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23 Mar 2021
Local Correlation-based Transition Models for High-Reynolds-Number Wind Turbine Airfoils
Yong Su Jung, Ganesh Vijayakumar, Shreyas Ananthan, and James Baeder
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-23,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-23, 2021
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22 Mar 2021
Power fluctuations in high-installation- density offshore wind fleets
Juan Pablo Murcia Leon, Matti Juhani Koivisto, Poul Sørensen, and Philippe Magnant
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 461–476, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-461-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-461-2021, 2021
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19 Mar 2021
Validation of the dynamic wake meandering model with respect to loads and power production
Inga Reinwardt, Levin Schilling, Dirk Steudel, Nikolay Dimitrov, Peter Dalhoff, and Michael Breuer
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 441–460, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-441-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-441-2021, 2021
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18 Mar 2021
Method for airborne measurement of the spatial wind speed distribution above complex terrain
Christian Ingenhorst, Georg Jacobs, Laura Stößel, Ralf Schelenz, and Björn Juretzki
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 427–440, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-427-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-427-2021, 2021
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18 Mar 2021
Objective and Algorithm Considerations When Optimizing the Number and Placement of Turbines in a Wind Power Plant
Andrew P. J. Stanley, Owen Roberts, Jennifer King, and Christopher J. Bay
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-15,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-15, 2021
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