The main conventions used in this book for the study of rotors are introduced in this chapter. The main assumptions and notations are provided. The formalism specific to wind turbines is presented. The forces, moments, velocities and dimensionless coefficients used in the study of rotors are defined.
|Title of host publication||Wind Turbine Aerodynamics and Vorticity-Based Methods|
|Number of pages||7|
|Publication status||Published - 2017|
|Series||Research Topics in Wind Energy|