The purpose of this report is to present the results of tests that were conducted on models of the Mod-0 tower in a wind tunnel. DESCRIPTION OF APPARATUS The Mod-0 wind turbine tower, shown in Figure 2, consisted of the basic tower ... The stairs were simulated by using small diameter wires for the stair treads, and thin metal plates for the stair strings. ... slowly moved the probe horizontally across the tower wake to make a continuous measurement of the wind speed distribution.
|Title||:||Wind tunnel measurements of the tower shadow on models of the ERDA/NASA 100 kW wind turbine tower|
|Author||:||Joseph M. Savino, Lee H. Wagner, United States. Dept. of Energy. Division of Solar Energy|