Wind turbine technology : fundamental concepts of wind turbine engineering / editor, David A. Spera.

Author
Other titles
  • Fundamental concepts of wind turbine engineering
  • Wind turbine engineering
Edition
  • 2nd ed.
Published
  • New York, NY : ASME Press ©2009
Physical description
1 online resource (835 pages :) : illustrations (some color)
ISBN
  • 9780791860991
  • 9780791802601
  • 0791802604
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Other format: Also available in print.
  • Previous ed.: 1994
  • System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader.
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • Print version record.
Contents
  • Historical Development of the Windmill / Dennis G. Shepherd -- Introduction to Modern Wind Turbines / David A. Spera -- Evolution of Modern Wind Turbines Part A: 1940 to 1994 / Louis V. Divone -- Evolution of Modern Wind Turbines Part B: 1988 to 2008 / Robert W. Thresher [and three others] -- Commercial Wind Turbine Systems and Applications / Larry A. Viterna and Daniel F. Ancona III -- Wind Turbine Aerodynamics Part A: Basic Principles / Robert E. Wilson -- Wind Turbine Aerodynamics Part B: Turbine Blade Flow Fields / Scott Schreck -- Wind Turbine Airfoils and Rotor Wakes / Peter B.S. Lissaman -- Wind Turbine Acoustics / Harvey H. Hubbard and Kevin P. Shepherd -- Characteristics of the Wind / Walter Frost and Carl Aspliden -- Electromagnetic Interference from Wind Turbines / Dipak L. Sengupta and Thomas B.A. Senior -- Structural Dynamic Considerations in Wind Turbine Design / Glidden S. Doman -- Structural Dynamic Behavior of Wind Turbines / Robert W. Thresher [and four others] -- Fatigue Design of Wind Turbines / David A. Spera -- A Utility Perspective on Wind Energy / Daniel F. Ancona III and Carl J. Weinberg -- Wind Turbine Control Systems / Alan D. Wright.
Related item
  • Print version:: ; ISBN: 9780791802601
  • http://libanswers.liverpool.ac.uk/faq/182315
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Electronic books.
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
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Summary

  • Abstract: Describes past and present wind turbines and provides detailed mathematical models developed by leaders in the fields of aerodynamics, structural dynamics and fatigue, meteorology, acoustic and electromagnetic emissions, commercial wind power applications, and utility power systems. Economics, costs, the integration of wind power plants into utility systems, and color photographs of current commercial wind turbines are included.

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