Characterization and improvement of aerodynamic performance of vertical axis wind turbines using computational fluid dynamics

Research output: ThesisPhd Thesis 1 (Research TU/e / Graduation TU/e)

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Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • Built Environment
  • Blocken, Bert, Promotor
  • Montazeri, Hamid, Copromotor
Award date30 Apr 2019
Place of PublicationEindhoven
Print ISBNs978-90-386-4751-7
Publication statusPublished - 30 Apr 2019

Bibliographical note



  • wind energy
  • Wind turbine
  • Urban wind energy
  • Offshore wind energy
  • Aerodynamics
  • CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics)
  • Dynamic stall
  • Characterization
  • Optimization
  • Vertical axis wind turbine (VAWT)

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