2017

ROTOR BLADE AND AERODYNAMICS

Next Step to Industrialization with the BladeMaker Demo-Center: Direct Molding & Direct Infusion
Braun, R.; Gebauer, I., Rosemann, H.; Lindermann, M.; Bagemiel, O.; Klaenfoth, F.; Sayer, F.
(Conference presentation)

Wind Turbine Blade Manufacture 2017
12-14 Dec. 2017, Düsseldorf, Germany
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Impact of intermittent wind fields on wind turbine loads and component lifetime
Wächter, M.; Antoniou, A.; Thomas, P.
(Poster)

28-30 Nov. 2017, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Wind Europe 2017 Conference & Exhibition
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A novel single actuator test setup for combined loading of wind turbine rotor blade sub-components 
Rosemeier, M.; Bätge, M.; Antoniou. A.
(Conference presentation)

2nd International symposium on multiscale experimental mechanics: multiscale fatigue
8-9 Nov. 2017, Lyngby, Denmark
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Influence of material damage due to rain erosion on ice accretion at wind turbine blades
Buchholz, B.
(Conference presentation)

Wind Turbine Icing & Ice Prevention Forum, BIS GROUP
6-7 Nov. 2017; Berlin, Germany
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Derivation of an Offshore Wind Index for the German Bight from High-Resolution Mesoscale Simulation Data of over a Decade
Dörenkämper, M.; Stoevesandt, B.; Heinemann, D.
(Conference presentation)

DEWEK 2017
17-18 Oct. 2017, Bremen, Germany
Fraunhofer Publica


Risk Assessment for Light Aircraft Landing Trajectories in Windy Atmosphere and Near Windfarms
Daniele, E.; Schmidt,J.; Stoevesandt, B. (IWES), Varriale, C.; De Marco, A. (University of Naples Federico II, Italien)
(Conference presentation)

DEWEK 2017
17-18 Oct. 2017, Bremen, Germany
Fraunhofer Publica (presentation)
Fraunhofer Publica (full-text)

 

Integrated simulation tool for the optimization of the handling of large cuttings in high performance composite production
Rosemeier, M.; Bätge, M.; Antoniou, A.
(Conference presentation)

25th Annual International Conference on Composites and Nano Engineering
16-22 July 2017; Rom, Italy
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Regenerosion an Rotorblättern
Buchholz, B.
(Final report)
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Simulation and optimization of an airfoil with leading edge slat
Schramm, M.; Stoevesandt, B., Peinke, J.
(Conference presentation)

Wind Energy Science Conference (WESC)
26-29 June 2017, Lyngby, Denmark
Fraunhofer Publica
Full paper

 

Simulation and optimization of an airfoil with leading edge slat
Schramm, M.
(Conference presentation)

Wind Energy Science Conference (WESC)
26-29 June 2017, Lyngby, Denmark
Fraunhofer Publica

 

BladeMaker Schlüsseltechnologie für die kosten- und materialeffiziente Blattfertigung
Gebauer, I.; Braun, R.; Rosemann, H.; Bagemiel, O.; Dörsch, C.;  Lindermann, M.
(Conference presentation)

VDI Wissensforum
27-29 June 2017, Bremen, Germany
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On the impact of realistic offshore wind energy exploration scenarios on the wind resources within the German Bight
Dörenkämper, M.
(Conference presentation)

ForWind-Symposium zur Windphysik
26 June 2017, Oldenburg, Germany
Fraunhofer Publica

 

Benefits of sub-component over full-scale blade testing elaborated on trailing edge bond line design validation
Rosemeier, M., Basters, G., A. Antoniou
(Conference presentation and proceedings)

Wind Energy Science Conference; Wind Energy Science Journal
26-29 June; Lyngby, Denmark
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Development of a industry applicable tool for wind farm wakes. GigaWatt-Wakes
Stoevesandt, B. Schmidt, J.
(Conference presentation)

ForWind Symposium "Ergebnisse aus der Windphysik"
14 June 2017, Oldenburg, Germany
zu Fraunhofer Publica

 

Turbulence modeling challenges for wind turbine aerodynamic simulations
Daniele, Elia, Stoevesandt, Bernhard, Peinke, Joachim
(Conference presentation)

Workshop: 100 Years of Fokker-Planck Equation - Its Impact on Turbulence Modeling and Simulation
12-14th June 2017, Delmenhorst, Germany
zu Fraunhofer Publica



Reducing noise generated from a wind turbine blade by pitch angle control using CFD and acoustic analogy
Maizi, M.; Dizene, R.; Mihoubi, M. C
(Magazine article)

Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 10, No. 4, p.1201-1209
Fraunhofer Publica

On the role of gaps in measurement data and filling strategies with respect to AEP calculations for offshore wind farms
Martens, C.; Engelbrecht, B.; Dörenkämper, M.; Stoevesandt, B.; Gottschall, J.
(Poster)

Offshore Wind Energy 2017
6-8 June 2017, London, UK
Fraunhofer Publica


Digital process chain for offline programming and simulation of automated composite part and mold production
Rosemann, H.; Gebauer, I.; Braun, R.; Dörsch, C.
(Conference proceedings)

22-25 May 2017; Seattle, USA
Proceedings, p. 1223-1233
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Alternative approach for the simulation of handling processes for large textile cuttings used for high volume composite production
Rosemann, H.; Gebauer, I.; Braun, R.; Dörsch, C.
(Conference presentation)

22-25 May 2017; Seattle, USA
Proceedings, p. 614-625
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Atmospheric impacts on the power conversion process in offshore wind farms
Dörenkämper, M.
(Conference presentation)

Energy Meteorology Symposium 2017
11 May 2017, Wageningen, Netherlands
Fraunhofer Publica


Integrated Design and Manufacturing Approach for a Faster and Easier Production of Rotor Blade Molds - Direct Tooling by BladeMaker
Gebauer, I.; Rosemann, H.; Dörsch, C.
(Conference presentation)

3rd International Symposium on Automated Composites Manufacturing
20-21 April 2017, Montreal, Canada
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Investigation of the validity of BEM for simulations of complex load cases and possible improvements
Stoevesandt, B.; Rahimi, H.; Dose, B.
(Conference presentation)

6th International Conference: Advances for Rotor Blades in Wind Turbines
5-7 April 2017, Bremen, Germany
Fraunhofer Publica

 

TURBINE AND SYSTEM TECHNOLOGY

 

Modelling the aerodynamics of wind turbines for real-time simulation and control purposes
Gambier, A. & C. Gebhardt
(Conference presentation)

Asian Control Conference 2017
17-20 Dec. 2017, Brisbane, Australia
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Sensorlose Regelung zur Schwindungsdämpfungen in Antrieben mit ASMK
Beckert, U.; Wenske, J.
(Zeitschriftenaufsatz)

antriebstechnik Nr. 12
Dez. 2017
Fraunhofer Publica

 

Closed-loop supervisory control for defined component reliability levels and optimized power generation
Meyer, T; Fischer, K.; Wenske, J.; Reuter, A.
(Konferenzbeitrag)

WindEurope Conference & Exhibition
28.-30. Nov. 2017, Amsterdam, Niederlande
Fraunhofer Publica


H∞ drive train control for hardware-in-the-loop simulation with a scaled dynamometer test bench
Neshati, M.; Curioni, G.; Karimi, H.; Wenske, J.
(Conference presentation)

43rd Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society
29 Oct.-1 Nov. 2017, Peking, China
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Overview of actual development and discussions of electrical certification of wind turbines on test benches
Jersch, T., Mehler, C.; Neshati, M.
(Conference presentation)

16th Int. Wind Integration Workshop
25-27 Oct. 2017, Berlin, Gemany
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Investigation of Rotor Model Complexity for Electrical Certification Test of WEC on Test Benches
Jersch, T.; Mehler, C.; Neshati, M.
(Conference presentation)

DEWEK 2017
17-18 Oct. 2017, Bremen, Germany
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Failure Behaviour of Power Converters in Wind Turbines
Pelka, K.; Fischer, K.
(Conference presentation)

DEWEK 2017
17-18 Oct. 2017, Bremen, Germany
Fraunhofer Publica


Functional Prototype Testing of an 8MW Wind Turbine
Pilas, M.; (IWES), Riezu, M.; (Adwen)
(Conference presentation)

DEWEK 2017
17-18 Oct. 2017, Bremen, Germany
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Emulation of Interface Stiffnesses for Full Scale Blade Tests on Wind Turbine Blade Bearings
Steinkuhl, F.B.; Wenske, J.
(Conference presentation)

DEWEK 2017
17-18 Oct. 2017, Bremen, Germany
Fraunhofer Publica


Mechanical torque measurement during a wind turbine nacelle test
Zhang, Hongkun; Eich, Norbert; Pilas, Martin; Ortiz de Luna, Rubén
(Conference presentation)

DEWEK 2017
17-18 Oct. 2017, Bremen, Germany
Fraunhofer Publica


Verification of MacCamy-Fuchs Theory and Its Influence on Wind Turbine Loading
M. Leimeister, P. Thomas,
(Poster)

DEWEK 2017
17-18 Oct. 2017, Bremen, Germany
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DegradO - Degradation von Offshore-Windenergieanlagen. Technical Appendix
Coronado, Diego; Collmann, Mareike; Hofmann, Daniel; Kranz, Oliver
(Report)

Bremerhaven: Fraunhofer IWES, 2017
Fraunhofer Publica

 

Simultaneous design of pitch control and active tower damping by using multi-objective optimization
Gambier, A.
(Conference presentation)

1st IEEE Conference on Control Technology and Applications,
27-30 Aug. 2017; Hawaii, USA
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Dynamic modelling of the rotating subsystem of a wind turbine for control design purposes
Gambier, A.
(Conference presentation)

20th IFAC World Congress,
9-14 July 2017, Toulouse, France
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Modellierung des rotierenden Teilsystems von WEA zum modellbasierten Reglerentwurf
Gambier, A.
(Conference presentation)

VDI Fachtagung: Schwingungen von Windenergieanlagen
27-28 June 2017, Bremen, Germany
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Holistic modelling of flexible floating offshore wind turbine systems in Modelica
Leimeister, M.; Thomas, P.
(Poster)

Offshore Wind Energy 2017
6-8 June 2017, London, UK
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Challenges and first results From a full scale main shaft fatigue test campaign
Kyling, H.
(Conference presentation)

IQPC Wind Energy Power Conversion
30-31 May 2017, Berlin, Germany
Fraunhofer Publica

 

Full-scale main shaft fatigue testing
Kyling, H.
(Konferenzbeitrag)

Wind Power Monthly: Drive train component optimisation forum
23.-24. Mai 2017, London, Großbritannien
Fraunhofer Publica

 

The OneWind Modelica library for floating offshore wind turbine simulations with flexible structures
Leimeister, M.; Thomas, P.
(Conference presentation)

12th International Modelica Conference, Prague
15-17 May 2017, Prag, Tschechien
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SUPPORT STRUCTURES

 

Reliability of design approaches for axially loaded offshore piles and its consequences with respect to the North Sea
Schmoor, K.; Achmus, M.; Foglia, A.; Wefer, M.
(Conference presentation)

International Conference of the International Association of Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics
19-23 Oct. 2017, Wuhan, China
Fraunhofer Publica

Kombinierte Laborprüfung der Ermüdungsfestigkeit und des Alterungsverhaltens - Durchführung von Schwingversuchen unter offshore-typischen Umweltbedingungen
Collmann, M.; Wefer, M.
(Conference presentation)

Stahl im Wasserbau: Fachseminar
28-29 Sept. 2017, Braunschweig
Fraunhofer Publica


Numerical and experimental investigations on the deformations of monopile foundations
Dührkop, J.; Maretzki, S.; Pucker, T.; Schluroff, S.; Spill, S.
(Conference presentation)

Workshop on Numerical Methods in Geotechnics 2017
27-28 Sept. 2017, Hamburg, Germany
Fraunhofer Publica

 

Large-scale experiments and load transfer analysis of piled foundations supporting an offshore wind turbine
Foglia, A.; Wefer, M.; Forni, F.
(Conference presentation)

8th International Conference of the Society for Underwater Technology
12-14 Sept. 2017, London, UK
Fraunhofer Publica


Design of large-scale tests investigating the lateral load-bearing behavior of monopiles
Spill, S.; Kohlmeier, M.; Wefer, M.; Maretzki, S.; Dührkop, J.
(Conference presentation)

Twenty-seventh International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference 2017
25-30 June 2017, Cupertino, USA
Fraunhofer Publica


Aging and fatigue - combined testing of welded joints under offshore conditions
Collmann, M.; Wefer, M.
(Conference presentation)

27th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference 2017
25-30 June 2017, Cupertino, USA
Fraunhofer Publica


Optimization of foundations by large-scale testing
Foglia, A.; Spill, S.; Wefer, M.
(Conference presentation)

Offshore Wind Energy 2017
6-8 June 2017; London, UK
Fraunhofer Publica
Full text


Evaluation of the remaining life time considering operation loads and the state of corrosion protection
Collmann, M.; Plagemann, P.
(Poster)

7. GIGAWIND Symposium
2 March 2017, Hannover, Germany
Fraunhofer Publica


Predictive capabilities of nonlinear load-transfer curves for axially loaded piles
Foglia, A.; Kohlmeier, M.
(Poster)

7. GIGAWIND Symposium
2 March 2017, Hannover, Germany
Fraunhofer Publica


Auslegung und Umsetzung großmaßstäblicher Versuche zum Tragverhalten von Monopiles
Spill, S.; Kohlmeier, M.; Maretzki, S.; Dührkop, J.; Wefer, M.
(Conference presentation)

Pfahl-Symposium 2017, TU Braunschweig. Mitteilung des Instituts für Grundbau und Bodenmechanik, Technische Universität Braunschweig v102; p. 309-325
23-24 Feb. 2017, Braunschweig, Germany
Fraunhofer Publica

 

WIND FARM PLANNING AND OPERATION

 

Floating LiDAR Update and Future Applications
Gottschall, J.; Rudolph, C.; Viergutz, T.; Lange, B.
(Conference presentation)

DEWEK 2017
17-18 Oct. 2017, Bremen; Germany
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Measuring Wind Ressources with a LiDAR from a Ferry Boat: Results for a Route in the Baltic Sea
Gottschall, J.; Catalano, E. ; Dörenkämper, M.
(Conference presentation)

DEWEK 2017
17-18 Oct. 2017, Bremen; Germany
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Derivation of an Offshore Wind Index for the German Bight from High-Resolution Mesoscale Simulation Data of over a Decade
Dörenkämper, M.; Stoevesandt, B.; Heinemann, D.
(Conference presentation)

DEWEK 2017
17-18 Oct. 2017, Bremen; Germany
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RAVE Reloaded - Research at Alpha Ventus continues with new focus
Lange, B.; Hofmann, A.
(Conference presentation)

DEWEK 2017
17-18 Oct. 2017, Bremen; Germany
Fraunhofer Publica


SMART Weather Risk Sharing - Based on a Systematic Weather Risk Assessment
M. Wiggert, T. Panteleon
(Conference presentation)

DEWEK 2017
17-18 Oct. 2017, Bremen; Germany
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Vessel guideline for the Installation of Offshore Wind Farms
Lüdecke, F. D.; Wolken-Möhlmann, G.; Panteleon, T. (IWES); Hurtado, A. (Technische Universität Dresden)
(Conference presentation)

DEWEK 2017
17-18 Oct. 2017, Bremen; Germany
Fraunhofer Publica


Accessibility assessment of near-shore and far-shore offshore wind farms
Panteleon, T.; Wiggert, M.
(Conference presentation)

Vessel and Access Forum 2017
19 May 2017, Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Marine multichannel seismic for soil investigations in offshore windfarms
Ramos, C.
(Conference presentation)

International Offshore Wind Partnering Forum 2017
19-21 April 2017, Annapolis, Maryland, USA
Fraunhofer Publica

 

Measurement results from FLS during the OBLEX-F1 campaign
Gottschall, J.; Rudolph, C.; Wolken-Möhlmann, G.; Viergutz; Lange, B.
(Conference presentation)

OBLEX-F1 Workshop
7 March 2017; Bergen, Norway
Fraunhofer Publica


Towards recommended practices for floating lidar systems
Bischoff, O.; Würth, I.; Gottschall, J.; Gribben; B.; Stein, D.; Hughes, J.; Verhoef, H.
(Conference presentation)

EERA DeepWind 2017, 14. Deep Sea Offshore Wind R&D Conference 18-20 Jan. 2017
Trondheim, Norway
Fraunhofer Publica