Topics

Various aspects of topical areas of structural and aerodynamics of wind turbines will be covered. The attendees will be provided with an overview of the state-of-art knowledge and techniques in these areas and insight into the following topics:

Itinerary

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Monday
Registration and introduction;
Modal analysis and introduction to nonlinear flexible multi-body dynamics

Tuesday
FE analysis of blades and structural control

Wednesday
Generator technology and engineering aerodynamics

Thursday
Airfoil design and analysis using X-Foil; Vortex methods

Friday
Aerodynamics using CFD; Flow visualization; Clusters & wakes in wind farms