Blade research and demonstration platform

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Abstract

At DTU Wind Energy, a 12.6 m reference wind turbine rotor blade and the
corresponding blade moulds were designed and manufactured. The entire blade design and the related test data will be published according to the FAIR principles. The blade moulds are intended to serve as a blade research and demonstration platform, allowing to realise theoretical concepts and testing these in full-scale on a wind turbine blade and thus enabling a comparison to numerical solutions. In this article, the preliminary blade design progress and process, initial load calculations and a 3D scan of the blade molds are presented.
Original languageEnglish
Book seriesJournal of Physics: Conference Series (Online)
ISSN1742-6596
Publication statusSubmitted - 2020
EventTORQUE 2020 - Online event, Netherlands
Duration: 28 Sep 20202 Oct 2020

Conference

ConferenceTORQUE 2020
LocationOnline event
CountryNetherlands
Period28/09/202002/10/2020

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