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pre131 - Design and Simulation of Wind Turbines (Vollständige Modulbeschreibung)
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Modulbezeichnung Design and Simulation of Wind Turbines
Modulkürzel pre131
Kreditpunkte 12.0 KP
Workload 360 h
Einrichtungsverzeichnis Institut für Physik
Verwendbarkeit des Moduls
  • Master Postgraduate Programme Renewable Energy (Master) > Mastermodule
Zuständige Personen
Heinemann, Detlev (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Holtorf, Hans-Gerhard (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Kühn, Martin (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Waldl, Hans-Peter (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Teilnahmevoraussetzungen
Kompetenzziele

After successful completion of the module students should be able to:

-        critically contribute to the discourse on wind energy design and simulation

-        explain and evaluate technical details of a wind energy converter

-        decide and to defend a design of a wind energy converter

-        recommend on technical details of a wind energy converter

-        transfer their knowledge to more complex topics such as simulation and measurements of dynamic loads

-        assess different aspects of wind energy farms by modelling, comparison, explanation of wind energy potential, wind energy farm’s output, power curves, wind energy project development

-        assess in detail influences of meteorological/climatological aspects on the performance of wind power systems

-        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

Modulinhalte

Content of the module:

The module accesses wind energy from a rather technical approach.

Design of Wind Energy Systems (Lecture & Project ‑ 180 h workload)

-        Calculation of the aerodynamics of wind turbines using the blade element momentum theory,

-        Specific design situations for wind turbines,

-        Estimation of the influence of dynamics of a wind turbine, especially in the context of fatigue loads,

-        Aeroelastic simulation of wind turbines

-        Annual Energy Production (AEP)

-        Design of a commercial (equivalent) wind turbine

Advanced Wind Energy Meteorology (Lecture ‑ 90 h workload)

-        Atmospheric Boundary Layer (turbulence, vertical structure, special BL effects)

-        Atmospheric Flow Modelling: Linear models, RANS & LES models

-        Wind farm modelling

-        Offshore-Specific Conditions

-        Resource Assessment & Wind Power Forecasting

-        Wind Measurements & Statistics

Wind Energy Applications - from Wind Resource to Wind Farm Operations (Lecture ‑ 90 h workload)

-       Evaluation of Wind Resources

  • Weibull Distribution
  • Wind velocity measurements to determine energy yield
  • Basics of Wind Atlas Analysis and Application Program (WAsP) Method, Partial models using WAsP
  • Measure-Correlate-Predict (MCP) Method of long term corrections of wind measurement data in correlation to long term reference data
  • Conditions for stable, neutral and instable atmospheric conditions
  • Wind yield from wind distribution and the power curve
  • Basics in appraising the yearly wind yield from a wind turbine.

-       Wake Effect and Wind Farm

  • Recovery of original wind fields in the downstream of wind turbines
  • Basics of Risø Models
  • Spacing and efficiency in wind farms
  • Positive and Negative Effects of Wind Farms

-       Wind Farm Business

  • Income from the energy yield from wind farms
  • Profit optimization by increase of energy production
  • Wind farm project development
  • Wind farm operation and
  • Surveillance of power production vs. wind climate, power curves, and turbine availability
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Unterrichtsprachen Deutsch, Englisch
Dauer in Semestern 1 Semester
Angebotsrhythmus Modul
Aufnahmekapazität Modul unbegrenzt
Modullevel / module level BC (Basiscurriculum / Base curriculum)
Modulart / typ of module Wahlpflicht / Elective
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Prüfung Prüfungszeiten Prüfungsform
Gesamtmodul
1 Prüfungsleistung: Klausur (3h) oder Präsentation (30 min.) oder mündliche Prüfung (45 min.) oder fachpraktische Übungen (max. 10) oder Hausarbeit (max. 30 Seiten)
Lehrveranstaltungsform Vorlesung
SWS 6
Angebotsrhythmus SoSe und WiSe
Workload Präsenzzeit 84 h