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

 

SUPERGEN Wind Phase 2 - 2nd Training Seminar

We will train our PhD students and RAs in this second training seminar. Six technical presentations will be given by the research partners. Two will be given by our industrial partners about the up-to-date wind engergy technology and status.

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Event information:

Date: 24th and 25th March 2011

Location: Room D45(b), Sackville Street Building, University of Manchester

 

Agenda - 24th March

10:00-10:30

Registration

10:30-11:00

Introduction by Prof Sandy Smith and Prof Bill Leithead

11:00-12:00

Session 1: HVDC as a bulk power transfer system by Carl Barker, Chief engineer in Alstom Grid UK

12:00-12:40

Session 2: Control and stability requirements of grid connected power converters by Paul Brogan, Siemens

12:40-14:00

Lunch

14:00-15:00

Session 3: Offshore wind resource by Prof. Simon Watson, Loughborough University

15:00-16:00

Session 4: Offshore wind turbine reliability by Prof. Peter Tavner, Durham University

16:00-16:15

Tea/coffee break

16:15-17:15

Session 5:Wind Turbine Scaling and Control by Prof. Bill Leithead, University of Strathclyde

19:00

Seminar dinner
 

Agenda - 25th March

09:00-09:20

Tea & Coffee

09:20-10:20

Session 6:Modelling and Control of wind Power Systems by Prof. Li Ran, Durham University

10:20-11:20

Session 7: Connecting offshore wind farms to the onshore grid by Dr Mike Barnes, University of Manchester

11:20-11:40

Tea & Coffee

11:40-12:40

Session 8: Energy storage for offshore network control by Dr Alan Ruddell, STFC

12:40-13:40

Lunch

13:40-17:00

Visit to the Museum of Science and Industry

17:00

Depart

 

 

Carl Carl Audience Audience
Paul Lunch Peter Simon
Dinner Dinner

 
 
 
     
Last updated :

29-Jul-2011