Experimental Study on a Rotor for WEPTOS Wave Energy Converter

Arthur Pecher, Jens Peter Kofoed, Tanguy Marchalot

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Abstract

This report presents the results of an experimental study of the power conversion capabilities of one single rotor of the WEPTOS wave energy converter. The investigation focuses mainly on defining the optimal weight distribution in the rotor in order to improve the hydraulic performance through experimental testing.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationAalborg
PublisherDepartment of Civil Engineering, Aalborg University
Number of pages38
Publication statusPublished - 2011
SeriesDCE Contract Reports
Number110

Bibliographical note

Carried out under contract for: WEPTOS. PDF for print 42 pp.

Keywords

  • WEPTOS
  • Wave Energy Converter
  • Rotor

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