Engineers Australia - Nonlinear model predictive control approach for structural load mitigation of wind turbines in presence of wind measurement uncertainties

2015 5th Australian Control Conference (AUCC)

Author(s): Elham Tofighi ; Timm Faulwasser ; Christopher M. Kellett
Publisher: Engineers Australia
Publication Date: 1 November 2015
Conference Location: Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
Conference Date: 5 November 2015
Page(s): 210 - 214
ISBN (CD): 978-1-9221-0770-1
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-9221-0769-5
ISBN (USB): 978-1-4673-9552-6

In this paper the design of nonlinear model predictive control (NMPC) for multi-mega watt wind turbines is addressed. In an attempt to minimize energy production costs, we propose an NMPC scheme... View More