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Modern wind turbine controllers use wind speed information to improve power production and reduce loads on the turbine components. The turbine top wind speed measurement is unfortunately imprecise and not a good representative of the rotor effective wind speed. Consequently, many different model-based algorithms have been proposed that are able to estimate the wind speed using common turbine measurements. In this paper, we present a concise yet comprehensive analysis and comparison of these techniques, reviewing their advantages and drawbacks. We implement these techniques and compare the results on both aero-servo-elastic turbine simulations and real turbine field experiments in different wind scenarios.
|Journal||I E E E Transactions on Control Systems Technology|
|Number of pages||13|
|Publication status||Published - Jul 2013|
- Wind Turbine
- effective wind
- Kalman filter
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Modern Wind Turbine Control
01/05/2012 → 25/09/2016
VESTAS Turbine Control Program
Wisniewski, R. & N. Soltani, M.
15/03/2010 → 14/02/2016