Invited Lecturers

The lectures in the summer school shall be delivered by experts of international reputation (in lecturing order):

  • Dr C. Bak, Senior Scientist, Technical University of Denmark
    • Airfoil design
  • Dr P. Chaviaropoulos, Centre for Renewable Energy Sources, Pikermi Attikis, Greece
    • Problems and challenges in wind turbine research
  • Prof B. Basu, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
    • Structural control of wind turbines
  • Dr D. Lekou, Centre for Renewable Energy Sources, Pikermi Attikis, Greece
    • Measurements for WT condition monitoring
  • Dr B. Pedersen, LAC Engineering, Hinnerup, Denmark
    • Model based estimation for control and maintenance of wind turbines
  • Prof K. Worden, Sheffield University, United Kingdom
    • Structural health monitoring using pattern recognition
  • Prof D. Saravanos, University of Patras, Greece
    • Structural dynamics and simulation of WT blades
  • Prof F. Aymerich, Università degli Studi di Cagliari, Italy
    • Composite materials for wind turbine blades: issues and challenges
  • Mr K. Borum, Technical University of Denmark (Risø DTU), Denmark
    • Inspection and monitoring of fibre-reinforced composites for WTs
  • Dr A. Anastasopoulos, Envirocoustics NDT, Athens, Greece
    • NDT and SHM for wind turbine components
  • Prof S.D. Fassois, University of Patras, Greece
    • Stationary and non-stationary identification for SHM
  • Dr J.S. Sakellariou, University of Patras, Greece
    • Laboratory experience (statistical time series vibration based methods for SHM)
  • Prof C.-P. Fritzen, Universität Siegen, Germany
    • Vibration based methods for SHM
  • Mr Chr. Papadimitriou, Acciona Energiaki – Eoliki Panachaikou, Patras, Greece
    • Technical visit