Topical Collection "Wind Turbines"
A topical collection in Energies (ISSN 1996-1073).
Prof. Dr. Frede Blaabjerg
Institute of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Pontoppidanstraede 101, DK-9220 Aalborg East, Denmark
Phone: +45 9635 9254
Fax: +45 9815 1411
Interests: wind power research; power electronics; control of wind turbines and wind farms; interconnection to grid; generators; power converters; ride-through operation
This issue is a continuation of the previous successful Special Issue “Wind Turbines 2013”. Similarly, this issue also focuses on recent advances in the wind energy sector on a wide range of topics, including: wind resource mapping, wind intermittency issues, aerodynamics, foundations, aeroelasticity, wind turbine technologies, control of wind turbines, diagnostics, generator concepts including gearless concepts, power electronic converters, grid interconnection, ride-through operation, protection, wind farm layouts - optimization and control, reliability, operations and maintenance, effects of wind farms on local and global climate, wind power stations, smart-grid and micro-grid related to wind turbine operation.
Prof. Dr. Frede Blaabjerg
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2015 ( 4 papers )
2014 ( 1 paper )
Article: Forces and Moments on Flat Plates of Small Aspect Ratio with Application to PV Wind Loads and Small Wind Turbine Blades
Energies 2015, 8(4), 2438-2453; doi:10.3390/en8042438
Received: 27 January 2015 / Revised: 17 March 2015 / Accepted: 19 March 2015 / Published: 26 March 2015| PDF Full-text (582 KB) | HTML Full-text | XML Full-text
Article: Tuning of the PI Controller Parameters of a PMSG Wind Turbine to Improve Control Performance under Various Wind Speeds
Energies 2015, 8(2), 1406-1425; doi:10.3390/en8021406
Received: 2 January 2015 / Accepted: 2 February 2015 / Published: 13 February 2015| PDF Full-text (663 KB) | HTML Full-text | XML Full-text
Article: Simulating Dynamic Stall Effects for Vertical Axis Wind Turbines Applying a Double Multiple Streamtube Model
Energies 2015, 8(2), 1353-1372; doi:10.3390/en8021353
Received: 21 December 2014 / Accepted: 21 January 2015 / Published: 11 February 2015| PDF Full-text (315 KB) | XML Full-text
Article: Altering Kinetic Energy Entrainment in Large Eddy Simulations of Large Wind Farms Using Unconventional Wind Turbine Actuator Forcing
Energies 2015, 8(1), 370-386; doi:10.3390/en8010370
Received: 30 October 2014 / Accepted: 30 December 2014 / Published: 6 January 2015| PDF Full-text (4252 KB) | HTML Full-text | XML Full-text
Energies 2014, 7(11), 7732-7745; doi:10.3390/en7117732
Received: 18 August 2014 / Revised: 11 November 2014 / Accepted: 12 November 2014 / Published: 20 November 2014| PDF Full-text (694 KB) | HTML Full-text | XML Full-text
Last update: 8 August 2014