MARE-WINT

New Materials and Reliability in Offshore Wind Turbine Technology

by Wiesław Ostachowicz, Malcolm McGugan, Jens-Uwe Schröder-Hinrichs, Marcin Luczak

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Book Description

This book provides a holistic, interdisciplinary overview of offshore wind energy, and is a must-read for advanced researchers. Topics, from the design and analysis of future turbines, to the decommissioning of wind farms, are covered. The scope of the work ranges from analytical, numerical and experimental advancements in structural and fluid mechanics, to novel developments in risk, safety & reliability engineering for offshore wind. The core objective of the current work is to make offshore wind energy more competitive, by improving the reliability, and operations and maintenance (O&M) strategies of wind turbines. The research was carried out under the auspices of the EU-funded project, MARE-WINT. The work seeks to bridge the gap between research and a rapidly-evolving industry.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC). You can download MARE-WINT ebook for free in PDF format (18.6 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Engineering and Technology
Publisher
Springer
Published
2016
Pages
432
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783319390949
ISBN10
3319390945
ISBN13 Digital
9783319390956
ISBN10 Digital
3319390953
PDF Size
18.6 MB
License
CC BY-NC

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