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28 Jan 2020
Should wind turbines rotate in the opposite direction?
Antonia Englberger, Julie K. Lundquist, and Andreas Dörnbrack
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-105,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-105, 2020
Revised manuscript under review for WES (discussion: final response, 8 comments) | 7,025 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 | 2,865 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 | 2,587 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 | 2,492 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 | 2,255 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 | 2,206 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 | 2,139 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 | 2,129 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 | 2,121 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 | 2,069 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 | 2,061 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 | 2,022 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 | 2,012 views
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08 Apr 2020
Design and analysis of a wake steering controller with wind direction variability
Eric Simley, Paul Fleming, and Jennifer King
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 451–468, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-451-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-451-2020, 2020 | 1,998 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 | 1,980 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 | 1,960 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 | 1,929 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 | 1,927 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 | 1,917 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 | 1,861 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 | 1,844 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 | 1,827 views
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06 Apr 2020
Mitigating impact of spatial variance of turbulence in wind energy applications
Jonas Kazda and Jakob Mann
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 439–450, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-439-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-439-2020, 2020 | 1,812 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 | 1,810 views
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30 Mar 2020
Comparing abnormalities in onshore and offshore vertical wind profiles
Mathias Møller, Piotr Domagalski, and Lars Roar Sætran
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 391–411, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-391-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-391-2020, 2020 | 1,807 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 | 1,799 views
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16 Jun 2020
Experimental investigation of aerodynamic characteristics of bat carcasses after collision with a wind turbine
Shivendra Prakash and Corey D. Markfort
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 745–758, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-745-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-745-2020, 2020 | 1,784 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 | 1,783 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 | 1,770 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 | 1,766 views
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27 Mar 2020
Europe's offshore winds assessed with synthetic aperture radar, ASCAT and WRF
Charlotte B. Hasager, Andrea N. Hahmann, Tobias Ahsbahs, Ioanna Karagali, Tija Sile, Merete Badger, and Jakob Mann
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 375–390, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-375-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-375-2020, 2020 | 1,765 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 | 1,761 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 | 1,759 views
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29 Jun 2020
Cartographing dynamic stall with machine learning
Matthew Lennie, Johannes Steenbuck, Bernd R. Noack, and Christian Oliver Paschereit
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 819–838, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-819-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-819-2020, 2020 | 1,754 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 | 1,721 views
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28 Feb 2020
How to improve the state of the art in metocean measurement datasets
Erik Quaeghebeur and Michiel B. Zaaijer
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 285–308, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-285-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-285-2020, 2020 | 1,699 views
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05 Mar 2020
Optimizing wind farm control through wake steering using surrogate models based on high-fidelity simulations
Paul Hulsman, Søren Juhl Andersen, and Tuhfe Göçmen
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 309–329, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-309-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-309-2020, 2020 | 1,690 views
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11 Dec 2019
A double-multiple streamtube model for vertical axis wind turbines of arbitrary rotor loading
Anis A. Ayati, Konstantinos Steiros, Mark A. Miller, Subrahmanyam Duvvuri, and Marcus Hultmark
Wind Energ. Sci., 4, 653–662, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-653-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-4-653-2019, 2019 | 1,604 views
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05 May 2020
Investigations of aerodynamic drag forces during structural blade testing using high-fidelity fluid–structure interaction
Christian Grinderslev, Federico Belloni, Sergio González Horcas, and Niels Nørmark Sørensen
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 543–560, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-543-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-543-2020, 2020 | 1,531 views
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06 Mar 2020
Radar-derived precipitation climatology for wind turbine blade leading edge erosion
Frederick Letson, Rebecca J. Barthelmie, and Sara C. Pryor
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 331–347, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-331-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-331-2020, 2020 | 1,515 views
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29 Jan 2020
Reliability-based design optimization of offshore wind turbine support structures using analytical sensitivities and factorized uncertainty modeling
Lars Einar S. Stieng and Michael Muskulus
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 171–198, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-171-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-171-2020, 2020 | 1,493 views
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14 Feb 2020
Brief communication: A double-Gaussian wake model
Johannes Schreiber, Amr Balbaa, and Carlo L. Bottasso
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 237–244, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-237-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-237-2020, 2020 | 1,484 views
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31 Mar 2020
Analytical model for the power–yaw sensitivity of wind turbines operating in full wake
Jaime Liew, Albert M. Urbán, and Søren Juhl Andersen
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 427–437, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-427-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-427-2020, 2020 | 1,404 views
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20 Apr 2020
The effects of blade structural model fidelity on wind turbine load analysis and computation time
Ozan Gözcü and David R. Verelst
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 503–517, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-503-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-503-2020, 2020 | 1,308 views
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15 Jun 2020
Is the Blade Element Momentum theory overestimating wind turbine loads? – An aeroelastic comparison between OpenFAST's AeroDyn and QBlade's Lifting-Line Free Vortex Wake method
Sebastian Perez-Becker, Francesco Papi, Joseph Saverin, David Marten, Alessandro Bianchini, and Christian Oliver Paschereit
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 721–743, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-721-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-721-2020, 2020 | 1,259 views
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24 Jul 2020
Continued results from a field campaign of wake steering applied at a commercial wind farm – Part 2
Paul Fleming, Jennifer King, Eric Simley, Jason Roadman, Andrew Scholbrock, Patrick Murphy, Julie K. Lundquist, Patrick Moriarty, Katherine Fleming, Jeroen van Dam, Christopher Bay, Rafael Mudafort, David Jager, Jason Skopek, Michael Scott, Brady Ryan, Charles Guernsey, and Dan Brake
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 945–958, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-945-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-945-2020, 2020 | 1,205 views
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30 Mar 2020
Wake steering optimization under uncertainty
Julian Quick, Jennifer King, Ryan N. King, Peter E. Hamlington, and Katherine Dykes
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 413–426, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-413-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-413-2020, 2020 | 1,133 views
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17 Apr 2020
The importance of round-robin validation when assessing machine-learning-based vertical extrapolation of wind speeds
Nicola Bodini and Mike Optis
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 489–501, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-489-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-489-2020, 2020 | 1,121 views
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26 May 2020
Actuator line simulations of wind turbine wakes using the lattice Boltzmann method
Henrik Asmuth, Hugo Olivares-Espinosa, and Stefan Ivanell
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 623–645, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-623-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-623-2020, 2020 | 1,089 views
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26 Mar 2020
Rossby number similarity of an atmospheric RANS model using limited-length-scale turbulence closures extended to unstable stratification
Maarten Paul van der Laan, Mark Kelly, Rogier Floors, and Alfredo Peña
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 355–374, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-355-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-355-2020, 2020 | 1,062 views
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