Wave Energy Research Group

Organisation profile

Head of research group
Jens Peter Kofoed

The Wave Energy Research Group at Aalborg University carries out research and development within the field of utilization of wave energy and focus on:

  • Hydraulic model testing of wave energy devices, or subsystems hereof
  • numerical simulations of wave climate and wave energy devices, or subsystems hereof (see software packages)
  • field testing of wave energy devices in real sea
  • participation in collaborations with other universities, institutions and companies within the field, including exchange of students and researchers
  • teaching within the field
  • general consultancy within the field.

A major current activity is the international strategic alliance on Structural Design of Wave Energy Devices coordinated by the research group.

For job vacancies, please refer to Aalborg University's list of Vacant Academic Positions at AAU.


Research (439)

Activities (31)

Press clippings (212)

Most frequent journals

  • Energies

    ISSNs: 1996-1073

    M D P I AG, Switzerland


  • Renewable Energy

    ISSNs: 0960-1481

    Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1879-0682

    Pergamon Press, United Kingdom


  • International Journal of Marine Energy

    ISSNs: 2214-1669

    Elsevier, Netherlands


  • Coastal Engineering

    ISSNs: 0378-3839

    Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1872-7379

    Elsevier, Netherlands


  • Ocean Engineering

    ISSNs: 0029-8018

    Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1873-5258

    Pergamon Press, United Kingdom


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