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International conference on future technologies for wind energy research wyoming turbine design jonathan naughton school of energy resources danish technology university

           International conference on future technologies for wind energy research wyoming turbine design jonathan naughton school of energy resources danish technology university

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Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
University of Wyoming School of Energy Resources (SER)
University of Wyoming Wind Energy Research Center (WERC)
The Wind Engineering, Energy & Environment (WindEEE) Research Institute, Western University, Canada
Danish Agency for Science Technology and Innovation (DASTI) Ministry of Science Technology and Innovation

Conference Information 

The International Conference on Future Technologies for Wind Energy, held October 7-9, 2013 in Laramie, Wyoming, convened academic scholars, research scientists, and industry representatives to learn and share their knowledge and experience in researching and developing a wide-range of wind energy technologies. The conference focused on addressing technology developments in blade manufacturing, blade materials, aerodynamics, reliability, and turbine design and assessment among other topics.

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Agenda

Click here for a PDF of the conference agenda 

Click here for a PDF of the conference abstract booklet

Speaker Presentations

SALON C

  • VIDEO: Henrik Bredmose (Department of Wind Energy, Technical University of Denmark)
    • Loads and Response of Offshore Wind Turbine Structures to Steep and Breaking Waves
  • VIDEO: Gunner Chr. Larsen (Department of Wind Energy, Technical University of Denmark)
    • Challenges in Wind Farm Optimization
  • VIDEO: Torben Mikkelsen (Department of Wind Energy, Technical University of Denmark)
    • WindScanner.dk - A New Remote Sensing Based Infrastructure for On- and Offshore Wind Energy Research
  • VIDEO: Sunil Chakrapani (Iowa State University)
    • Investigation of Waviness in Wind Turbine Blades: Structural Health Monitoring
  • VIDEO: Sina Erturk (University of Wyoming)
    • Tower Design Load Verification of a 3.5-kw Wind Turbine
  • VIDEO: Lars Pilgaard Mikkelsen (Department of Wind Energy, Technical University of Denmark)
    • Testing Composites for Wind Turbine Blades
  • VIDEO: Eric Jensen (University of Wyoming)
    • Linking Microstructural Defects with String Distribution and Composites
  • VIDEO: Charles Schmidt (University of Wyoming)
    • Facilities for In-Situ and Dynamic Testing of Residential Wind Turbine Blades
  • VIDEO: Douglas Cairns (Mechanical Engineering Department, Montana State University)
    • Wind Turbine Blade Reliability - Effects of Defects
  • VIDEO: Kim Branner (Department of Wind Energy, Technical University of Denmark)
    • Comparing Computational Methods and Full-Scale Tests for Ultimate Failure of Blades
  • VIDEO: Adam Karges (UNiversity of Wyoming)
    • Increasing Prototype Airfoil Fabrication Efficiency Through Use of Sectional Molds
  • VIDEO: M. Platzer (University of California at Davis)
    • On Optimal Large-Scale Wind Turbine Design
  • VIDEO: Kedar Malusare (University of Wyoming)
    • Benchmarking of Lamina Failure Tests from WWFE-I and WWFE-II with a Three Parameter Micromechanics Based Matrix Failure Theory
  • VIDEO: Matthew Frank (Iowa State University)
    • Automated Manufacturing of High Curvature Blade Geometry via Controlled Deformation of Composite Fabric by Shifting
  • VIDEO: Frank E. Peters (Iowa State University)
    • Avoiding Waves in Longitudinal Blade Elements via Pre-Shearing of Unidirectional Fabrics

SALON D

  • VIDEO: Paul Veers (NREL)
    • The Role of Design Standards in Wind Plant Optimization
  • VIDEO: Raj Rai (University of Wyoming)
    • Estimation of the Resolved Wind Inflow Using Sparse Measurements
  • VIDEO: Martin Wosnik (University of New Hampshire)
    • Theoretical and Experimental Studies of Wind Turbines Wakes at Multiple Scales in UNH Flow Physics Facility
  • VIDEO: Michael Hind (University of Wyoming)
    • Experimental Investigation of Swirl Effects on Axisymmetric Wakes
  • VIDEO: Ned Patton (National Center for Atmospheric Research)
    • Impacts of Strification and Non-Equilibrium Winds/Waves on Hub-Height Winds Offshore
  • VIDEO: Hui Hu (Iowa State University)
    • Experimental Investigations on Wake Interference among Multiple Turbines in Onshore and Offshore Wind Farms
  • VIDEO: Ehsan Kazemi (University of Wyoming)
    • Unified RANS-LES and Dynamic LES Simulations of the Atmospheric Boundry Layer with and without Wind Turbines
  • VIDEO: K. Brown (University of Wyoming)
    • Fast Multipole Accelerated Free-Vortex Simulations of the Lillgrund Wind Farm
  • VIDEO: Wayne Miller (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
    • Mesoscale to Turbine: Aspects and Techniques of Multi-Scale Wind Resource Modeling
  • VIDEO: Rebecca Barthelmie (Indiana University, Bloomington)
    • Wind Resource and Wakes-Results from the 3-D Wind Experiment
  • VIDEO: Inanc Senocak (Boise State University)
    • Microscale Wind Simulations over Arbitrarily Complex Terrain Using Cartesian Methods and GPUS
  • VIDEO: Nathan Mundis (University of Wyoming)
    • Aeroelastic, Time-spectral Method for Wind Energy Applications
  • VIDEO: Yi Han (University of Wyoming)
    • Analysis of Vertical Axis Wind Turbine Aerodynamics by Using a Multi-fidelity Approach
  • VIDEO: Rainald Kasprik (University of Heilbronn)
    • Promotion of Wind Energy in Germany Consequences Arising Out of the EEG-Report 2011
  • VIDEO: Brent F. Sørensen (Department of Wind Energy, Technical University of Denmark)
    • Structural Design of Adhesive Joints for Wind Turbine Rotor Blades-On the Use of Cohesive Laws
  • VIDEO: James Brasseur (Penn State University)
    • Blade Boundary Layer Response to Convective Atmospheric Boundary Layer Turbulence on a NREL 5MW Wind Turbine Blade with Hybrid URANS-LES
  • VIDEO: Sevn Schmitz (Penn State University)
    • On Turbine-Turbine Interactions Subject to Atmospheric Boundary Layer Turbulence on a NREL 5MW WInd Turbine Blade with Hybrid URANS-LES
  • VIDEO: Gregory Lyons (University of Mississippi)
    • Relating the Stability of the Atmospheric Boundary Layer to Fluctuating Surface Pressure Statistics
  • VIDEO: A.R. Sudhamshu (Amrita Vishwavidyapeetham)
    • Study of Wake of Two Rotor System
  • VIDEO: Jens Nørkær Sørensen (Department of Wind Energy, Technical University of Denmark)
    • Simulation of Wind Turbine Wakes
  • VIDEO: Asitav Mishra (University of Wyoming)
    • High Fidelity Analysis and Optimization of Wind Turbine
  • VIDEO: Matt Churchfield (University of Wyoming)
    • Using Mesoschale Weather Model Output as Boundary Conditions for Atmospheric Large-Eddy Simulations and Wind-Plant Aerodynamics Simulations
  • VIDEO: Pourya Nikoueeyan (University of Wyoming)
    • Steady and Unsteady Flow Characteristics of Wind Turbine Blades with Gurney Flaps

Summary Report

Click here for a summary report of the conference.

News

September 25, 2013-- International Conference on Future Technologies for Wind Energy is highlighted in UW news, read the full article here.

September 27, 2013-- Speakers seeking to submit full paper submissions please refer to the following templates:

WORD Document

LatexDocument

 

Conference Organizers

Prof. Ray Fertig and Prof. Jonathan Naughton (contact)
University of Wyoming Wind Energy Research Center
naughton@uwyo.edu
(307) 766-6284(307) 766-6284  (United States)

Prof. Bent F. Sørensen and Dr. R.T. Durai Prabhakaran (contact)
Technical University of Denmark, Department of Wind Energy
+45 46775717+45 46775717  (Denmark)
rtdp@dtu.dk

International Advisory Board

Stéphane P.A. Bordas (Cardiff School of Engineering, UK)
Povl Brøndsted (Department of Wind Energy, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark)
S Gomathinayagam (Centre for Wind Energy Technologies, Chennai, India)
Horia Hangan (WindEEE Research Institute, University of Western Ontario, Canada)
John Holmes (Center for Clean Energy Systems and Materials, Beihang University, China)
Matthew Lackner (U. Mass Amherst, Massachusetts, USA)
Denja Lekou (Centre for Renewable Energy Sources and Saving, Greece)
Hans Lilholt (Department of Wind Energy, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark)
Xiongwei Liu (University of Cumbria, UK)
Julie Lundquist (U. Colorado and National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Colorado, USA)
Puneet Mahajan( Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India)
William Mahoney (National Center for Atmospheric Research, Colorado, USA)
Wayne Miller (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, California, USA)
Erik Lundtang Petersen (Department of Wind Energy, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark)
Sri Sritharan (Iowa State University, Iowa, USA)
Case van Dam (UC Davis, California, USA)
Paul Veers (National Wind Technology Center, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, USA)
Ed White (Texas A&M, USA)

International Advisory Board
Local Organizing Board
DTU Technical Advisory Board

Contact Information

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