SUPERGEN Wind
Wind Energy Technology
SUPERGEN Wind Energy Technology
Energy Programme  
  Sustainable Power Generation and Supply - Phase 2  
 

 

SUPERGEN Wind Phase 2 - Year 1 General Assembly

The up to dateresearch carried out in the first year of Phase 2 will be presented in this General Assembly, of which we picked six to be presented in the assembly. We also invited E.ON and Romax to give us two talks in this assembly.

Download the agenda

Event information:

Date: 20th April 2011

Location:Lindisfarne Centre, St Aidan's College, Durham University, DH1 3LJ

 

Agenda

10:00-10:30

Registration and coffee

10:30-11:00

Introduction & Supergen Wind phase 2 Year 1 presentation by Prof. Bill Leithead, University of Strathclyde

11:00-11:20

Experience of Offshore Wind Power Stations by Ian Johnson from E.ON

11:20-11:40

Offshore considerations on drive train operation and development by David Reetham from Romax

11:40-12:00

Posters and coffee break

12:00-12:20

Fault Detection and Drive Train Condition Monitoring by Prof. Sandy Smith, University of Manchester

12:20-12:40

Sub-sea Foundations by Prof. Derek Causon, Manchester Metropolitan University

12:40-13:40

Lunch

13:40-14:20

Poster session (download all posters)

14:20-14:40

Connecting offshore wind farms to the onshore grid by Dr Mike Barnes, University of Manchester

14:40-15:00

How are we going to make offshore wind farms more reliable by Prof. Peter Tavner, Durham University

15:00-15:20

Coffee break

15:20-15:40

Wind turbines and radar interaction by Dr Laith Rashid, University of Manchester

15:40-16:00

Wind tunnel simulations of wind turbine wakes by Dr Philip Hancock, University of Surrey

16:00-16:20

Supergen Wind Year 2 prospect by Prof. Peter Tavner, Durham University

16:20-16:30

Poster prize by Prof. Peter Tavner, Durham University

First prize on content: Laith Rashid - Modelling the implact of offshore wind farms on Radar

First prize on appearance: Chi zhang - Cost-effective manufacturing wind turbines with novel materials

Second prize on content: Chris Crabtree - Wind turbine conditions monitoring techniques

Second prize on appearance: Damian Vilchis, Sinisa Durovic, and Sandy Smith - Wind turbine generator condition monitoring

Pictures download

     

 
 
 
     
Last updated :

18-Mar-2013