Session 10B Renewable Energy Applications of Boundary Layer Physics: Part II

Thursday, 12 July 2012: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Essex Center/South (Westin Copley Place)
Host: 20th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence
Robert M. Banta, NOAA/ERL/ETL, Boulder, CO

10:30 AM
Generating Realistic Inflows for Utility-Scale Wind Turbines
Yao Wang, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and S. Basu and L. Manuel
10:45 AM
Dependence of wind turbine wake behavior on atmospheric stability, as measured by long-range Doppler lidar
Julie K. Lundquist, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and R. M. Banta, Y. L. Pichugina, W. A. Brewer, R. J. Alvarez II, S. P. Sandberg, J. Brown, N. D. Kelley, M. Aitken, A. Clifton, and J. D. Mirocha
11:00 AM
Wind Gusts at Heights of Wind Turbines
Irene E. Suomi, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland; and T. Vihma, S. E. Gryning, and C. Fortelius
11:15 AM
Turbine Inflow Characterization at the National Wind Technology Center
Andrew Clifton, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO; and S. Schreck, G. Scott, and J. K. Lundquist

11:30 AM
Wind-flow characteristics in the turbine rotor layer of the atmosphere
Robert M. Banta, NOAA/ERL/ETL, Boulder, CO; and Y. L. Pichugina, W. A. Brewer, and R. M. Hardesty
11:45 AM
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