Special Issue "Wind Turbines 2013"
A special issue of Energies (ISSN 1996-1073).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 April 2013)
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 an continuation of the previous successful special issue "Wind Turbines". 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 incl 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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Energies 2013, 6(3), 1181-1197; doi:10.3390/en6031181
Received: 20 November 2012; in revised form: 20 February 2013 / Accepted: 20 February 2013 / Published: 25 February 2013| Download PDF Full-text (717 KB)
Article: The Effect of Free-Atmosphere Stratification on Boundary-Layer Flow and Power Output from Very Large Wind Farms
Energies 2013, 6(5), 2338-2361; doi:10.3390/en6052338
Received: 14 March 2013; in revised form: 17 April 2013 / Accepted: 23 April 2013 / Published: 29 April 2013| Download PDF Full-text (748 KB)
Article: Coordinated Control of a DFIG-Based Wind-Power Generation System with SGSC under Distorted Grid Voltage Conditions
Energies 2013, 6(5), 2541-2561; doi:10.3390/en6052541
Received: 11 April 2013; in revised form: 8 May 2013 / Accepted: 10 May 2013 / Published: 17 May 2013| Download PDF Full-text (1270 KB)
Article: The Performance Test of Three Different Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine (HAWT) Blade Shapes Using Experimental and Numerical Methods
Energies 2013, 6(6), 2784-2803; doi:10.3390/en6062784
Received: 7 March 2013; in revised form: 20 May 2013 / Accepted: 22 May 2013 / Published: 5 June 2013| Download PDF Full-text (1744 KB)
Energies 2013, 6(6), 2859-2873; doi:10.3390/en6062859
Received: 27 April 2013; in revised form: 29 May 2013 / Accepted: 30 May 2013 / Published: 14 June 2013| Download PDF Full-text (864 KB)
Last update: 13 November 2012