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Title: Apparatus and method for using radar to evaluate wind flow fields for wind energy applications

The present invention provides an apparatus and method for obtaining data to determine one or more characteristics of a wind flow field using one or more radars. Data is collected from the one or more radars, and analyzed to determine the one or more characteristics of the wind flow field. The one or more radars are positioned to have a portion of the wind flow field within a scanning sector of the one or more radars.
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Texas Tech University System GFO
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Patent File Date: 2013 Jul 27
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Texas Tech University System, Lubbock, TX (United States)
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