Publication: Research - peer-review › Article in proceedings – Annual report year: 2012
Rapid variations in the height of the recirculation zone are measured with a scanning wind lidar over a small escarpment on the Bolund Peninsula. The lidar is essentially a continuous-wave laser Doppler anemometer with the capability of rapidly changing the focus distance and the beam direction. The instrument measures the line-ofsight velocity 390 times per second and scans ten wind profiles from the ground up to seven meters per second. The results will be used to test computational fluid dynamics models for flow over terrain, and has relevance for wind energy. The development of multiple lidar scanning systems is done primarily for that purpose.
|Title||Extended Abstracts of Presentations from the 16th International Symposium for the Advancement of Boundary-Layer Remote Sensing|
|Publisher||Steering Committee of the 16th International Symposium for the Advancement of Boundary-Layer Remote Sensing|
|Conference||16th International Symposium for the Advancement of Boundary-Layer Remote Sensing|
|Period||05/06/12 → 08/06/12|
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