Wind Energy

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Editors: Scott Schreck, Rebecca Barthelmie, Thomas Ackermann, Po Wen Cheng, Patrick Moriarty, Pierre Pinson, Flemming Rasmussen, Dimitris A. Saravanos, Spyros Voutsinas

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 5/130 (Engineering Mechanical); 28/89 (Energy & Fuels)

Online ISSN: 1099-1824

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  1. Research Articles

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      Calibration of a spinner anemometer for wind speed measurements

      Giorgio Demurtas, Troels Friis Pedersen and Frederik Zahle

      Article first published online: 5 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1965

    2. Gaussian vs non-Gaussian turbulence: impact on wind turbine loads

      Jacob Berg, Anand Natarajan, Jakob Mann and Edward G. Patton

      Article first published online: 29 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1963

    3. Wind turbine fatigue loads as a function of atmospheric conditions offshore

      M. C. Holtslag, W. A. A. M. Bierbooms and G. J. W. van Bussel

      Article first published online: 22 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1959

    4. Control design for mechanical hardware-in-the-loop operation of dynamometers for testing full-scale drive trains

      Boris Fischer, Christian Mehler, Adam Zuga and Martin Shan

      Article first published online: 11 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1957

    5. A comprehensive investigation of trailing edge damage in a wind turbine rotor blade

      Philipp Ulrich Haselbach, Martin Alexander Eder and Federico Belloni

      Article first published online: 11 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1956

    6. Detection of icing on wind turbine blades by means of vibration and power curve analysis

      Georgios Alexandros Skrimpas, Karolina Kleani, Nenad Mijatovic, Christian Walsted Sweeney, Bogi Bech Jensen and Joachim Holboell

      Article first published online: 22 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1952

    7. One-year observations of the wind distribution and low-level jet occurrence at Braunschweig, North German Plain

      A. Lampert, B. Bernalte Jimenez, G. Gross, D. Wulff and T. Kenull

      Article first published online: 22 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1951

    8. Blade-resolved simulations of a model wind turbine: effect of temporal convergence

      Anshul Mittal, Kidambi Sreenivas, Lafayette K. Taylor, Levi Hereth and Christopher B. Hilbert

      Article first published online: 22 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1949

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  3. Research Articles

    1. Variance stabilizing transformation of wind forecast errors

      David L. Woodruff and Gerrit Slevogt

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1954

    2. Design drivers for buoyant gravity-based foundations

      Azadeh Attari, Paul Doherty, Elena Reig Amoros and Carlo Paulotto

      Article first published online: 11 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1953

    3. Wind turbine overspeed protection based on polytopic robustly invariant sets

      Nikola Hure, Mario Vašak, Mate Jelavić and Nedjeljko Perić

      Article first published online: 11 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1948

    4. An experimental and numerical study of the atmospheric stability impact on wind turbine wakes

      Ewan Machefaux, Gunner C. Larsen, Tilman Koblitz, Niels Troldborg, Mark C. Kelly, Abhijit Chougule, Kurt Schaldemose Hansen and Javier Sanz Rodrigo

      Article first published online: 2 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1950

    5. A control scheme to enhance low voltage ride-through of brushless doubly-fed induction generators

      S. Tohidi, H. Oraee, M. R. Zolghadri and M. Rahimi

      Article first published online: 24 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1947

  4. Letter to Editors

  5. Paper Presented at AWEA WINDPOWER

    1. Vibration-based wind turbine planetary gearbox fault diagnosis using spectral averaging

      Jae Yoon, David He, Brandon Van Hecke, Thomas J. Nostrand, Junda Zhu and Eric Bechhoefer

      Article first published online: 9 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1940

  6. Research Articles

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      Demonstrating the effect of vertical and directional shear for resource mapping of wind power

      Christopher T. M. Clack, Anneliese Alexander, Aditya Choukulkar and Alexander E. MacDonald

      Article first published online: 6 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1944

    2. Valuing the manufacturing externalities of wind energy: assessing the environmental profit and loss of wind turbines in Northern Europe

      Benjamin K. Sovacool, Mario Alberto Munoz Perea, Alfredo Villa Matamoros and Peter Enevoldsen

      Article first published online: 2 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1941

    3. Likelihood of a marine vessel accident from wind energy development in the Atlantic

      Andrea Copping, Stephen Breithaupt, Jonathan Whiting, Molly Grear, Jerry Tagestad and Gregory Shelton

      Article first published online: 2 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1935

    4. Fluidic flow control applied for improved performance of Darrieus wind turbines

      Nir Morgulis and Avraham Seifert

      Article first published online: 27 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1938

    5. Variability in large-scale wind power generation

      Juha Kiviluoma, Hannele Holttinen, David Weir, Richard Scharff, Lennart Söder, Nickie Menemenlis, Nicolaos A. Cutululis, Irene Danti Lopez, Eamonn Lannoye, Ana Estanqueiro, Emilio Gomez-Lazaro, Qin Zhang, Jianhua Bai, Yih-Huei Wan and Michael Milligan

      Article first published online: 25 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1942

    6. Accuracy of an efficient framework for structural analysis of wind turbine blades

      J. P. Blasques, R. D. Bitsche, V. Fedorov and B. S. Lazarov

      Article first published online: 15 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1939

    7. Investigation of wake interaction using full-scale lidar measurements and large eddy simulation

      E. Machefaux, G. C. Larsen, N. Troldborg, Kurt. S. Hansen, N. Angelou, T. Mikkelsen and J. Mann

      Article first published online: 5 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1936

    8. A stochastic power curve for wind turbines with reduced variability using conditional copula

      Guanghan Bai, Brian Fleck and Ming J. Zuo

      Article first published online: 5 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1934

    9. Identifying and characterizing the impact of turbine icing on wind farm power generation

      Neil N. Davis, Pierre Pinson, Andrea N. Hahmann, Niels-Erik Clausen and Mark Žagar

      Article first published online: 30 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1933

    10. Siting wind turbines near cliffs—the effect of wind direction

      J. Rowcroft, D. Burton, H. M. Blackburn and J. Sheridan

      Article first published online: 30 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1931

    11. An experimental investigation on the effect of individual turbine control on wind farm dynamics

      Jennifer Annoni, Kevin Howard, Peter Seiler and Michele Guala

      Article first published online: 30 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1930

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      A new formulation for rotor equivalent wind speed for wind resource assessment and wind power forecasting

      Aditya Choukulkar, Yelena Pichugina, Christopher T. M. Clack, Ronald Calhoun, Robert Banta, Alan Brewer and Michael Hardesty

      Article first published online: 30 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1929

  7. Paper Presented at AWEA WINDPOWERS

    1. Design and model confirmation of the intermediate scale VolturnUS floating wind turbine subjected to its extreme design conditions offshore Maine

      Anthony M. Viselli, Andrew J. Goupee, Habib J. Dagher and Christopher K. Allen

      Article first published online: 30 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1886

  8. Research Articles

    1. Uncertainty of power curve measurement with a two-beam nacelle-mounted lidar

      Rozenn Wagner, Michael Stephen Courtney, Troels F. Pedersen and Samuel Davoust

      Article first published online: 30 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1897

    2. Experimental and numerical investigation of tip vortex generation and evolution on horizontal axis wind turbines

      Daniel Micallef, Carlos Simão Ferreira, Tonio Sant and Gerard van Bussel

      Article first published online: 28 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1932

    3. On-site inspection of potential defects in wind turbine rotor blades with thermography

      Manoucher Doroshtnasir, Tamara Worzewski, Rainer Krankenhagen and Mathias Röllig

      Article first published online: 22 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1927

    4. Flow characterization in the near-wake region of a horizontal axis wind turbine

      Pooyan Hashemi Tari, Kamran Siddiqui and Horia Hangan

      Article first published online: 22 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1895

    5. Aerodynamic and aeroacoustic performance of airfoils with morphing structures

      Qing Ai, Mahdi Azarpeyvand, Xavier Lachenal and Paul M. Weaver

      Article first published online: 16 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1900

    6. Wind turbine fatigue damage evaluation based on a linear model and a spectral method

      C. Tibaldi, L. C. Henriksen, M. H. Hansen and C. Bak

      Article first published online: 8 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1898

    7. Potential flow solutions for energy extracting actuator disc flows

      G. A. M. van Kuik and L. E. M. Lignarolo

      Article first published online: 7 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1902

  9. Short Communications

    1. Cox–Ingersoll–Ross model for wind speed modeling and forecasting

      Alain Bensoussan and Alexandre Brouste

      Article first published online: 27 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1896

  10. Research Articles

    1. Effects of spatial and temporal resolution of the turbulent inflow on wind turbine performance estimation

      Raj K. Rai, Harish Gopalan and Jonathan W. Naughton

      Article first published online: 27 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1888

    2. Analytical model for predicting the performance of arbitrary size and layout wind farms

      Xiaolei Yang and Fotis Sotiropoulos

      Article first published online: 25 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1894

    3. Field test validation of Flex5, MSC.Adams, alaska/Wind and SIMPACK for load calculations on wind turbines

      János Zierath, Roman Rachholz and Christoph Woernle

      Article first published online: 25 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1892

    4. Characterization of the wind speed variability and future change in the Iberian Peninsula and the Balearic Islands

      Guillermo Gómez, William David Cabos, Giovanni Liguori, Dmitry Sein, Sergio Lozano-Galeana, Lluís Fita, Jesús Fernández, María Eugenia Magariño, Pedro Jiménez-Guerrero, Juan Pedro Montávez, Marta Domínguez, Raquel Romera and Miguel Ángel Gaertner

      Article first published online: 19 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1893

    5. Analysis of axial-induction-based wind plant control using an engineering and a high-order wind plant model

      Jennifer Annoni, Pieter M. O. Gebraad, Andrew K. Scholbrock, Paul A. Fleming and Jan-Willem van Wingerden

      Article first published online: 14 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1891

    6. Failure rate, repair time and unscheduled O&M cost analysis of offshore wind turbines

      James Carroll, Alasdair McDonald and David McMillan

      Article first published online: 6 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1887

  11. Short Communications

    1. The creation of a comprehensive metocean data set for offshore wind turbine simulations

      Gordon M. Stewart, Amy Robertson, Jason Jonkman and Matthew A. Lackner

      Article first published online: 30 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1881

  12. Research Articles

    1. Testing of self-similarity and helical symmetry in vortex generator flow simulations

      Unai Fernández-Gámiz, Clara Marika Velte, Pierre-Elouan Réthoré, Niels N. Sørensen and Eduard Egusquiza

      Article first published online: 29 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1882

    2. Development of a 5 MW reference gearbox for offshore wind turbines

      Amir Rasekhi Nejad, Yi Guo, Zhen Gao and Torgeir Moan

      Article first published online: 27 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1884

    3. Statistical metrics for assessing the quality of wind power scenarios for stochastic unit commitment

      Didem Sari, Youngrok Lee, Sarah Ryan and David Woodruff

      Article first published online: 27 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1872

    4. High-throughput computation and the applicability of Monte Carlo integration in fatigue load estimation of floating offshore wind turbines

      Peter A. Graf, Gordon Stewart, Matthew Lackner, Katherine Dykes and Paul Veers

      Article first published online: 24 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1870

    5. Ice detection on wind turbines using the observed power curve

      Neil N. Davis, Øyvind Byrkjedal, Andrea N. Hahmann, Niels-Erik Clausen and Mark Žagar

      Article first published online: 22 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1878

    6. Time-adaptive wind turbine model for an LES framework

      V. Sharma, M. Calaf, M. Lehning and M. B. Parlange

      Article first published online: 17 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1877

  13. Paper Presented at AWEA WINDPOWER

    1. Characterizing power performance and wake of a wind turbine under yaw and blade pitch

      Neha Marathe, Andrew Swift, Brian Hirth, Richard Walker and John Schroeder

      Article first published online: 15 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1875

  14. Research Articles

    1. Modeling of the dynamics of wind to power conversion including high wind speed behavior

      Marisciel Litong-Palima, Martin Huus Bjerge, Nicolaos A. Cutululis, Lars Henrik Hansen and Poul Sørensen

      Article first published online: 14 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1876

    2. Direct adaptive torque control for maximizing the power captured by wind turbine in partial loading condition

      Kaman Thapa Magar, Mark J. Balas and Susan A. Frost

      Article first published online: 6 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1874

  15. Broader Perspectives

    1. An evaluation of the predictive accuracy of wake effects models for offshore wind farms

      Keith Walker, Neil Adams, Brian Gribben, Breanne Gellatly, Nicolai Gayle Nygaard, Andrew Henderson, Miriam Marchante Jimémez, Sarah Ruth Schmidt, Javier Rodriguez Ruiz, Daniel Paredes, Gemma Harrington, Niall Connell, Oliver Peronne, Miguel Cordoba, Paul Housley, Robert Cussons, Måns Håkansson, Andreas Knauer and Eoghan Maguire

      Article first published online: 6 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1871

  16. Research Articles

    1. Design space exploration of gyrocopter-type airborne wind turbines

      David Rancourt, François Bolduc-Teasdale, Etienne Demers Bouchard, Michael J. Anderson and Dimitri N. Mavris

      Article first published online: 3 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1873

    2. Non-linear ultimate strength and stability limit state analysis of a wind turbine blade

      Malo Rosemeier, Peter Berring and Kim Branner

      Article first published online: 16 JUN 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1868

  17. Short Communications

    1. Dual-Doppler measurements of a wind ramp event at an Oklahoma wind plant

      Brian D. Hirth, John L. Schroeder, Zack Irons and Kevin Walter

      Article first published online: 15 JUN 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1867

  18. Research Articles

    1. An investigation on wind turbine resonant vibrations

      C. Tibaldi, T. Kim, T. J. Larsen, F. Rasmussen, R. de Rocca Serra and F. Sanz

      Article first published online: 11 JUN 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1869

    2. Investigation of boundary-layer wind predictions during nocturnal low-level jet events using the Weather Research and Forecasting model

      J. D. Mirocha, M. D. Simpson, J. D. Fast, L. K. Berg and R. L. Baskett

      Article first published online: 1 JUN 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1862

    3. Modelling wind turbine degradation and maintenance

      Bryant Le and John Andrews

      Article first published online: 27 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1851

    4. A refined tip correction based on decambering

      Jens N. Sørensen, Kaya O. Dag and Néstor Ramos-García

      Article first published online: 15 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1865

    5. Digital tuft analysis of stall on operational wind turbines

      Nigel Swytink-Binnema and David A. Johnson

      Article first published online: 15 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1860

  19. Research Article

    1. A statistical model for comparing future wind power scenarios with varying geographical distribution of installed generation capacity

      M. Koivisto, J. Ekström, J. Seppänen, I. Mellin, J. Millar and L. Haarla

      Article first published online: 15 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1858

  20. Research Articles

    1. Dependence of optimal wind turbine spacing on wind farm length

      Richard J. A. M. Stevens

      Article first published online: 15 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1857

    2. A morphing downwind-aligned rotor concept based on a 13-MW wind turbine

      Brian Ichter, Adam Steele, Eric Loth, Patrick Moriarty and Michael Selig

      Article first published online: 15 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1855

    3. Sizing and control of trailing edge flaps on a smart rotor for maximum power generation in low fatigue wind regimes

      Jeroen Smit, Lars O. Bernhammer, Sachin T. Navalkar, Leonardo Bergami and Mac Gaunaa

      Article first published online: 11 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1853

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      On the application of the Jensen wake model using a turbulence-dependent wake decay coefficient: the Sexbierum case

      Alfredo Peña, Pierre-Elouan Réthoré and M. Paul van der Laan

      Article first published online: 7 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1863

    5. Bi-axial neutral axis tracking for damage detection in wind-turbine towers

      Rohan N. Soman, Pawel H. Malinowski and Wieslaw M. Ostachowicz

      Article first published online: 7 MAY 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1856

  21. Short Communications

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      Mapping hail meteorological observations for prediction of erosion in wind turbines

      Hamish Macdonald, David Infield, David H. Nash and Margaret M. Stack

      Article first published online: 23 APR 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/we.1854

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