Simulations of wind turbine rotor with vortex generators

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Abstract

This work presents simulations of the DTU 10MW wind turbine rotor equipped
with vortex generators (VGs) on the inner part of the blades. The objective is to study the influence of different VG configurations on rotor performance and in particular to investigate the radial dependence of VGs, i.e. how VGs at one section of the blade may affect the aerodynamic characteristics at other radial positions. Furthermore, the performance of different sections on the blade is compared to their corresponding performance in 2D flow.
Original languageEnglish
Article number022057
Book seriesJournal of Physics: Conference Series (Online)
Volume753
Number of pages10
ISSN1742-6596
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016
EventThe Science of Making Torque from Wind 2016 - Technische Universität München (TUM), Munich, Germany
Duration: 5 Oct 20167 Oct 2016
Conference number: 6
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Conference

ConferenceThe Science of Making Torque from Wind 2016
Number6
LocationTechnische Universität München (TUM)
CountryGermany
CityMunich
Period05/10/201607/10/2016
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