Articles | Volume 3, issue 1
Wind Energ. Sci., 3, 25–41, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-3-25-2018
Wind Energ. Sci., 3, 25–41, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-3-25-2018

Research article 21 Feb 2018

Research article | 21 Feb 2018

Decoupled simulations of offshore wind turbines with reduced rotor loads and aerodynamic damping

Sebastian Schafhirt and Michael Muskulus

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