EUCA - Offshore wind turbine tower fore-aft control: Trade-off fatigue load reduction and pitch activity

2015 European Control Conference (ECC)

Author(s): Francesco Perrone
Publisher: EUCA
Publication Date: 1 July 2015
Conference Location: Linz, Austria
Conference Date: 15 July 2015
Page(s): 2,444 - 2,448
ISBN (Electronic): 978-3-9524-2693-7
ISBN (USB): 978-3-9524-2694-4
DOI: 10.1109/ECC.2015.7330905

The tower contributes a significant share to the overall cost of an offshore wind turbine. To allow a more cost-effective design and prevent the occurrence of unscheduled maintenance, it is highly... View More