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Title: Large Eddy Simulation of a Wind Turbine Airfoil at High Freestream-Flow Angle

A simulation of the airflow over a section of a wind turbine blade, run on the supercomputer Mira at the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility. Simulations like these help identify ways to make turbinmore »e blades more efficient.« less
Title: Large Eddy Simulation of a Wind Turbine Airfoil at High Freestream-Flow Angle
Publication Date: 2015-04-13
OSTI Identifier: 1188711
Other Number(s): Other: None
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: ANL (Argonne National Laboratory (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 17 WIND ENERGY ; LARGE EDDY SIMULATION ; WIND TURBINE ; AIRFOIL ; FREESTREAM-FLOW ; LAMINAR ; TURBULENT ; Q-CRITERION
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:02:20
System Entry Date: 2018-02-07