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Wind Energy Explained
Language: en
Pages: 704
Authors: James F. Manwell, Jon G. McGowan, Anthony L. Rogers
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-14 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Wind energy’s bestselling textbook- fully revised. This must-have second edition includes up-to-date data, diagrams, illustrations and thorough new material on: the fundamentals of wind turbine aerodynamics; wind turbine testing and modelling; wind turbine design standards; offshore wind energy; special purpose applications, such as energy storage and fuel production. Fifty additional
Wind Energy
Language: en
Pages: 257
Authors: Jayce McCarthy
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-16 - Publisher:

This book aims to shed light on some of the unexplored aspects of wind energy. It describes in detail the importance of wind power in the present scenario. Wind power refers to the science and technology of using wind turbines to generate electricity. It is a renewable source of energy
Instantaneous Power Theory and Applications to Power Conditioning
Language: en
Pages: 472
Authors: Hirofumi Akagi, Edson Hirokazu Watanabe, Mauricio Aredes
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-06 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This book covers instantaneous power theory as well as the importance of design of shunt, series, and combined shunt-series power active filters and hybrid passive-active power filters Illustrates pioneering applications of the p-q theory to power conditioning, which highlights distinct differences from conventional theories Explores p-q-r theory to give a
Shell Structures: Theory and Applications Volume 4
Language: en
Pages: 574
Authors: Wojciech Pietraszkiewicz, Wojciech Witkowski
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-30 - Publisher: CRC Press

Shells are basic structural elements of modern technology and everyday life. Examples of shell structures in technology include automobile bodies, water and oil tanks, pipelines, silos, wind turbine towers, and nanotubes. Nature is full of living shells such as leaves of trees, blooming flowers, seashells, cell membranes or wings of
Wind Turbine Aerodynamics and Vorticity-Based Methods
Language: en
Pages: 646
Authors: Emmanuel Branlard
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-08 - Publisher: Springer

The book introduces the fundamentals of fluid-mechanics, momentum theories, vortex theories and vortex methods necessary for the study of rotors aerodynamics and wind-turbines aerodynamics in particular. Rotor theories are presented in a great level of details at the beginning of the book. These theories include: the blade element theory, the