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Fundamentals of Wind Energy (20130311-20130322)
Source: Release:2013-03-29 09:45:42 Writer:suchun Hits:

From March 11th, 2013 to March 22nd, 2013, the Master 1 (class 2014) course "Fundamentals of Wind Energy" was taught by lecturers from National Technical University (NTUA).


The general introduction of this course is as following:

Lecturer(s):

- Prof. Kostas Rados, Dr. Vasilis Riziotis (week 1)-

- Prof. Danai Diakoulaki, Prof. Kostas Rados, Dr. George Caralis (week 2)

Duration: 2 weeks

Introduction to the Course:

This Course provides an introductionto the Fundamentals of Wind energy. The course provides an overview of the windmarket, of the wind technology, and focus on Wind Resource, Wind turbine aerodynamicsand design, Economics and the role of externalities and Applications.

Teaching schedule

1st Week

Teaching room:

West 5 Building 217

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

8:30-10:00am. (session one)

Introduction

Wind resource

Wind turbine Aerodynamics

Wind Farms

Workshop on Aerodynamics

10:00-10:15am.

Break time

Break time

Break time

Break time

Break time

10:15 -11:45am. (session two)

Introduction to Wind energy technology

Wind resource

Wind turbine Aerodynamics

Exercises

Workshop on Aerodynamics

11:30-2:00pm.

Lunch Hour

Lunch Hour

Lunch Hour

Lunch Hour

Lunch Hour

2:00 -3:30pm.

(session three)

Technology Trends

Project – Exercises

Exercises on wind resource

Exercises

Presentation of students’ project on Wind Resource

3:30-3:45 pm.

Break time

Break time

Break time

Break time

Break time

3:45-5:15pm. (session four)

Introduction to Aerodynamics

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2nd Week

Teaching room:

West 5 Building 217

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

8:30-10:00am. (session one)

Wind market

Economics

Wind Farms

Aerodynamics – Vertical Axis WT

Exam

10:00-10:15am.

Break time

Break time

Break time

Break time

Break time

10:15 -11:45am. (session two)

Exercises

Market and environment

Cost-Benefit Analysis

Revision

Revision – Discussion of the Exam

11:30-2:00 pm.

Lunch Hour

Lunch Hour

Lunch Hour

Lunch Hour

Lunch Hour

2:00 -3:30pm. (session three)

Exercises

Externalities

Exercises

Revision

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3:30-3:45 pm.

Break time

Break time

Break time

Break time

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3:45-5:15pm. (session four)

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Exercises

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