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Title: Challenges in Simulation of Aerodynamics, Hydrodynamics, and Mooring-Line Dynamics of Floating Offshore Wind Turbines

Abstract

This paper presents the current major modeling challenges for floating offshore wind turbine design tools and describes aerodynamic and hydrodynamic effects due to rotor and platform motions and usage of non-slender support structures.

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Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Wind and Water Technologies Office (EE-4W)
OSTI Identifier:
1029025
Report Number(s):
NREL/CP-5000-50544
TRN: US201122%%659
DOE Contract Number:  
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Presented at the 21st International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, 19-24 June 2011, Maui, Hawaii
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
13 HYDRO ENERGY; 17 WIND ENERGY; AERODYNAMICS; DESIGN; HYDRODYNAMICS; ROTORS; SIMULATION; WIND TURBINES; OFFSHORE SITES; offshore wind energy; wind turbine design tools; wind turbine modeling; simulations; wind energy

Citation Formats

Matha, D, Schlipf, M, Cordle, A, Pereira, R, and Jonkman, J. Challenges in Simulation of Aerodynamics, Hydrodynamics, and Mooring-Line Dynamics of Floating Offshore Wind Turbines. United States: N. p., 2011. Web.
Matha, D, Schlipf, M, Cordle, A, Pereira, R, & Jonkman, J. Challenges in Simulation of Aerodynamics, Hydrodynamics, and Mooring-Line Dynamics of Floating Offshore Wind Turbines. United States.
Matha, D, Schlipf, M, Cordle, A, Pereira, R, and Jonkman, J. Sat . "Challenges in Simulation of Aerodynamics, Hydrodynamics, and Mooring-Line Dynamics of Floating Offshore Wind Turbines". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1029025.
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