The following lists the preprints and final revised papers published within the last 90 days.
24 Jan 2022
Damping identification of offshore wind turbines using operational modal analysis: a review
Aemilius A. W. van Vondelen, Sachin T. Navalkar, Alexandros Iliopoulos, Daan C. van der Hoek, and Jan-Willem van Wingerden
Wind Energ. Sci., 7, 161–184, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-161-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-161-2022, 2022
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21 Jan 2022
Validation of a modeling methodology for wind turbine rotor blades based on a full-scale blade test
Pablo Noever-Castelos, Bernd Haller, and Claudio Balzani
Wind Energ. Sci., 7, 105–127, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-105-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-105-2022, 2022
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21 Jan 2022
A computationally efficient engineering aerodynamic model for swept wind turbine blades
Ang Li, Georg Raimund Pirrung, Mac Gaunaa, Helge Aagaard Madsen, and Sergio González Horcas
Wind Energ. Sci., 7, 129–160, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-129-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-129-2022, 2022
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20 Jan 2022
A computationally efficient engineering aerodynamic model for non-planar wind turbine rotors
Ang Li, Mac Gaunaa, Georg Raimund Pirrung, and Sergio González Horcas
Wind Energ. Sci., 7, 75–104, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-75-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-75-2022, 2022
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20 Jan 2022
Development of a wireless, non-intrusive, MEMS-based pressure and acoustic measurement system for large-scale operating wind turbine blades
Sarah Barber, Julien Deparday, Yuriy Marykovskiy, Eleni Chatzi, Imad Abdallah, Gregory Duthé, Michele Magno, Tommaso Polonelli, Raphael Fischer, and Hanna Müller
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-157,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-157, 2022
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20 Jan 2022
Comparison of Large Eddy Simulations against measurements from the Lillgrund offshore wind farm
Ishaan Sood, Elliot Simon, Athanasios Vitsas, Bart Blockmans, Gunner C. Larsen, and Johan Meyers
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-153,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-153, 2022
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20 Jan 2022
Effect of different source terms in atmospheric boundary modelling over the complex terrain site of Perdigao
Kartik Venkatraman, Trond-Ola Hågbo, Sophia Buckingham, and Knut Erik Teigen Giljarhus
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-142,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-142, 2022
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19 Jan 2022
A reference open-source controller for fixed and floating offshore wind turbines
Nikhar J. Abbas, Daniel S. Zalkind, Lucy Pao, and Alan Wright
Wind Energ. Sci., 7, 53–73, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-53-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-53-2022, 2022
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19 Jan 2022
Land-based wind turbines with flexible rail-transportable blades – Part 2: 3D finite element design optimization of the rotor blades
Ernesto Camarena, Evan Anderson, Josh Paquette, Pietro Bortolotti, Roland Feil, and Nick Johnson
Wind Energ. Sci., 7, 19–35, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-19-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-19-2022, 2022
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19 Jan 2022
Local-thermal-gradient and large-scale-circulation impacts on turbine-height wind speed forecasting over the Columbia River Basin
Ye Liu, Yun Qian, and Larry K. Berg
Wind Energ. Sci., 7, 37–51, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-37-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-37-2022, 2022
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19 Jan 2022
The wide range of factors contributing to Wind Resource Assessment accuracy in complex terrain
Sarah Barber, Alain Schubiger, Sara Koller, Dominik Eggli, Alexander Radi, Andreas Rumpf, and Hermann Knaus
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-158,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-158, 2022
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18 Jan 2022
Multifidelity Multiobjective Optimization for Wake Steering Strategies
Julian Quick, Ryan N. King, Garrett Barter, and Peter E. Hamlington
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-152,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-152, 2022
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18 Jan 2022
Offshore wind farm cluster wakes as observed by a long-range scanning wind lidar
Beatriz Cañadillas, Maximilian Beckenbauer, Juan José Trujillo, Martin Dörenkämper, Richard Foreman, Thomas Neumann, and Astrid Lampert
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-159,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-159, 2022
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18 Jan 2022
Impacts of wind field characteristics and non-steady deterministic wind events on time varying main-bearing loads
Edward Hart, Adam Stock, George Elderfield, Robin Elliott, James Brasseur, Jonathan Keller, Yi Guo, and Wooyong Song
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2022-1,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2022-1, 2022
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18 Jan 2022
Experimental analysis of the dynamic inflow effect due to coherent gusts
Frederik Berger, Lars Neuhaus, David Onnen, Michael Hölling, Gerard Schepers, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2022-2,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2022-2, 2022
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12 Jan 2022
Comparison of Free Vortex Wake and BEM Structural Results Against Large Eddy Simulations Results for Highly Flexible Turbines Under Challenging Inflow Conditions
Kelsey Shaler, Benjamin Anderson, Luis A. Martinez-Tossas, Emmanuel Branlard, and Nick Johnson
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-130,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-130, 2022
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07 Jan 2022
How should the lift and drag forces be calculated from 2-D airfoil data for dihedral or coned wind turbine blades?
Ang Li, Mac Gaunaa, Georg Raimund Pirrung, Alexander Meyer Forsting, and Sergio González Horcas
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-163,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-163, 2022
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05 Jan 2022
Evaluation of the impact of active wake control techniques on ultimate loads for a 10 MW wind turbine
Alessandro Croce, Stefano Cacciola, and Luca Sartori
Wind Energ. Sci., 7, 1–17, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-1-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-1-2022, 2022
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04 Jan 2022
High-fidelity aeroelastic analyses of wind turbines in complex terrain: FSI and aerodynamic modelling
Giorgia Guma, Philipp Bucher, Patrick Letzgus, Thorsten Lutz, and Roland Wüchner
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-131,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-131, 2022
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04 Jan 2022
Gaussian mixture model for extreme wind turbulence estimation
Xiaodong Zhang and Anand Natarajan
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-147,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-147, 2022
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04 Jan 2022
The revised FLORIDyn model: Implementation of heterogeneous flow and the Gaussian wake
Marcus Becker, Bastian Ritter, Bart Doekemeijer, Daan van der Hoek, Ulrich Konigorski, Dries Allaerts, and Jan-Willem van Wingerden
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-154,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-154, 2022
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04 Jan 2022
Classification and properties of coastal wind profiles with negative gradients – an observational study
Christoffer Hallgren, Johan Arnqvist, Erik Nilsson, Stefan Ivanell, Metodija Shapkalijevski, August Thomasson, Heidi Pettersson, and Erik Sahlée
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-161,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-161, 2022
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23 Dec 2021
Model tests of a 10 MW semi-submersible floating wind turbine under waves and wind using hybrid method to integrate the rotor thrust and moments
Felipe Vittori, José Azcona, Irene Eguinoa, Oscar Pires, Alberto Rodríguez, Álex Morató, Carlos Garrido, and Cian Desmond
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-148,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-148, 2021
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23 Dec 2021
Cyclic overlay model of p-y curves for laterally loaded monopiles in cohesionless soil
Junnan Song and Martin Achmus
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-160,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-160, 2021
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23 Dec 2021
Flutter Behavior of Highly Flexible Two- and Three-bladed Wind Turbine Rotors
Mayank Chetan, Shulong Yao, and D. Todd Griffith
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-132,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-132, 2021
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21 Dec 2021
Sensitivity analysis of mesoscale simulations to physics parameterizations: a case study of storm Ciara over the Belgian North Sea using WRF-ARW
Adithya Vemuri, Sophia Buckingham, Wim Munters, Jan Helsen, and Jeroen van Beeck
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-137,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-137, 2021
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21 Dec 2021
Offshore wind energy forecasting sensitivity to sea surface temperature input in the Mid-Atlantic
Stephanie Redfern, Mike Optis, Geng Xia, and Caroline Draxl
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-150,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-150, 2021
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17 Dec 2021
Applying a Random Time Mapping to Mann modelled turbulence for the generation of intermittent wind fields
Khaled Yassin, Arne Helms, Daniela Moreno, Hassan Kassem, Leo Höning, and Laura J. Lukassen
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-139,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-139, 2021
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08 Dec 2021
High Reynolds number wind turbine blade equipped with root spoilers. Part I: Unsteady aerodynamic analysis using URANS simulations
Thomas Potentier, Emmanuel Guilmineau, Arthur Finez, Colin Le Bourdat, and Caroline Braud
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-140,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-140, 2021
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07 Dec 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., 6, 1521–1531, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1521-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1521-2021, 2021
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07 Dec 2021
Turbulence statistics from three different nacelle lidars
Wei Fu, Alfredo Peña, and Jakob Mann
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-149,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-149, 2021
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03 Dec 2021
Sensitivity Analysis of Turbine Fatigue and Ultimate Loads to Wind and Wake Characteristics in a Small Wind Farm
Kelsey Shaler, Amy N. Robertson, and Jason Jonkman
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-133,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-133, 2021
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03 Dec 2021
Seismic soil-structure interaction analysis of wind turbine support structures using augmented complex mode superposition response spectrum method
Masaru Kitahara and Takeshi Ishihara
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-81,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-81, 2021
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30 Nov 2021
The 3 km Norwegian reanalysis (NORA3) – a validation of offshore wind resources in the North Sea and the Norwegian Sea
Ida Marie Solbrekke, Asgeir Sorteberg, and Hilde Haakenstad
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 1501–1519, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1501-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1501-2021, 2021
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30 Nov 2021
On turbulence models and lidar measurements for wind turbine control
Liang Dong, Wai Hou Lio, and Eric Simley
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 1491–1500, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1491-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1491-2021, 2021
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30 Nov 2021
Prognostics-based adaptive control strategy for lifetime control of wind turbines
Edwin Kipchirchir, Manh Hung Do, Jackson Githu Njiri, and Dirk Söffker
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-144,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-144, 2021
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25 Nov 2021
Experimental investigation of Mini Gurney Flaps in combination with vortex generators for improved wind turbine blade performance
Jörg Alber, Marinos Manolesos, Guido Weinzierl-Dlugosch, Johannes Fischer, Alexander Schönmeier, Christian Navid Nayeri, Christian Oliver Paschereit, Joachim Twele, Jens Fortmann, Pier Francesco Melani, and Alessandro Bianchini
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-124,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-124, 2021
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25 Nov 2021
A model test study on the parameters affecting the cyclic lateral response of monopile foundations for offshore wind turbines embedded in non-cohesive soils
Dennis Frick and Martin Achmus
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-129,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-129, 2021
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23 Nov 2021
Large-eddy simulation of airborne wind energy farms
Thomas Haas, Jochem De Schutter, Moritz Diehl, and Johan Meyers
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-141,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-141, 2021
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19 Nov 2021
Mid-fidelity simulations and comparisons of five techniques for axial induction control of a wind turbine
Dan Houck, David Maniaci, and Chris L. Kelley
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-122,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-122, 2021
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16 Nov 2021
Seasonal effects in the long-term correction of short-term wind measurements using reanalysis data
Alexander Basse, Doron Callies, Anselm Grötzner, and Lukas Pauscher
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 1473–1490, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1473-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1473-2021, 2021
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15 Nov 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., 6, 1455–1472, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1455-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1455-2021, 2021
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12 Nov 2021
Results from a wake-steering experiment at a commercial wind plant: investigating the wind speed dependence of wake-steering performance
Eric Simley, Paul Fleming, Nicolas Girard, Lucas Alloin, Emma Godefroy, and Thomas Duc
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 1427–1453, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1427-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1427-2021, 2021
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10 Nov 2021
Artificial hard substrate colonisation in the offshore Hywind Scotland Pilot Park 
Rikard Karlsson, Malin Tivefälth, Iris Duranović, Ane Kjølhamar, and Kari Mette Murvoll
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-123,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-123, 2021
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09 Nov 2021
Some effects of flow expansion on the aerodynamics of horizontal-axis wind turbines
David H. Wood and Eric J. Limacher
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 1413–1425, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1413-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1413-2021, 2021
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08 Nov 2021
Damage Equivalent Load Synthesis and Stochastic Extrapolation for Fatigue Life Validation
Anand Natarajan
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-125,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-125, 2021
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08 Nov 2021
The Sensitivity of the Fitch Wind Farm Parameterization to a Three-Dimensional Planetary Boundary Layer Scheme
Alex Rybchuk, Timothy W. Juliano, Julie K. Lundquist, David Rosencrans, Nicola Bodini, and Mike Optis
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-127,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-127, 2021
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05 Nov 2021
Identification of wind turbine main-shaft torsional loads from high-frequency SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition) measurements using an inverse-problem approach
W. Dheelibun Remigius and Anand Natarajan
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 1401–1412, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1401-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1401-2021, 2021
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04 Nov 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., 6, 1379–1400, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1379-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1379-2021, 2021
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03 Nov 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., 6, 1363–1377, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1363-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1363-2021, 2021
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02 Nov 2021
Validation of Wind Resource and Energy Production Simulations for Small Wind Turbines in the United States
Lindsay M. Sheridan, Caleb Phillips, Alice C. Orrell, Larry K. Berg, Heidi Tinnesand, Raj K. Rai, Sagi Zisman, Dmitry Duplyakin, and Julia E. Flaherty
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-111,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-111, 2021
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01 Nov 2021
Experimental analysis of radially resolved dynamic inflow effects due to pitch steps
Frederik Berger, David Onnen, Gerard Schepers, and Martin Kühn
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 1341–1361, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1341-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1341-2021, 2021
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01 Nov 2021
CFD-based curved tip shape design for wind turbine blades
Mads Holst Aagaard Madsen, Frederik Zahle, Sergio González Horcas, Thanasis Barlas, and Niels Nørmark Sørensen
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-115,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-115, 2021
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01 Nov 2021
Surrogate models for the blade element momentum aerodynamic model using non-intrusive Polynomial Chaos Expansions
Rad Haghi and Curran Crawford
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-110,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-110, 2021
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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26 Oct 2021
FLOWERS: An integral approach to engineering wake models
Michael LoCascio, Christopher Bay, Majid Bastankhah, Garrett Barter, Paul Fleming, and Luis Martínez-Tossas
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-116,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-116, 2021
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