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5.04.4065 Lecture: Advanced Wind Energy Meteorology - Details
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Subtitle
Course number 5.04.4065
Semester Sommersemester 2019
Current number of participants 24
expected number of participants 30
Home institute Institute of Physics
Courses type Lecture in category Teaching
First date Wed , 03.04.2019 12:00 - 14:00, Room: W33 0-003
Type/Form V
Pre-requisites Bachelor-level knowledge of mathematics and fluid physics
Learning organization After successful completion of the module students should be able to:
- assess different aspects of wind energy utilization by modelling,
comparison, evaluating of atmospheric wind flow and wind energy
potential,
- summarize physical processes governing atmospheric wind flows,
- value atmospheric boundary layer flow relevant for wind power
conversion,
- argue methods for wind resource assessment and forecasting

Content:
I. Meteorological basics for atmospheric flow modeling
- Dynamics of horizontal flow
- Atmospheric boundary layer
- Turbulence
II. Atmospheric flow modeling
- Numerical modelling techniques
- Overview & model classes (linear, RANS, LES, ..)
- Large-scale modeling
- Meso-scale wind flow modeling
- Large eddy simulation of small-scale wind fields
III. Applications
- Wind farm modeling
- Offshore-specific conditions
IV. Wind power forecasting
V. Wind resource assessment: New European Wind Atlas
Lehrsprache englisch
ECTS points 3

Course location / Course dates

W33 0-003 Wednesday: 12:00 - 14:00, weekly (from 03/04/19) (12x)
W33 0-001 (alpha) Wednesday: 12:00 - 14:00, weekly (from 03/04/19) (1x)

Module assignments