Wind Energy Course for Electrical Engineering
Learn the Fundamentals of Wind Energy Systems With Step By Step Examples Without Any Previous Knowledge
Updated on Sep, 2023
Language - English
"Complete Wind Energy Course for Electrical Engineering"
The only course out there with everything you need to know about Wind Energy from A to Z
Throughout the course you will learn:
Types of wind turbines.
Rotor solidity and selection of the number of rotor blades.
Gearbox in wind turbines.
The power extracted by the turbine from the wind.
Betz limit and maximum rotor efficiency.
Factors affecting wind speed and density.
Applied force on the wind turbine, torque coefficient, and the importance of the TSR.
Wind turbine generator characteristics.
Effect of the rotor diameter and generator size on power.
Wind turbines spacing.
Wind farm feasibility study.
Weibull and Rayleigh probability density functions.
Determination of Weibull parameters.
Determination of Weibull parameters using the graphical method.
Aerodynamics of wind turbines.
Pitch-controlled wind turbines.
Passive stall controlled wind turbines.
Active stall controlled wind turbines.
Maximum power point tracking in wind turbines.
Tip speed ratio (TSR) control.
Optimal torque control (OT) MPPT algorithm.
Power signal feedback (PSF) control.
Perturbation and observation (P&O) or hill-climb searching (HCS).
Electricity generation using wind turbines.
Permanent magnet synchronous generator (PMSG).
Wound rotor synchronous generator (WRSG).
Doubly-fed induction generator (DFIG).
Brushless permanent magnet DC generator (PMDC).
Squirrel-cage induction generator.
Wound rotor induction generator.
Tubular steel wind turbine tower.
Lattice wind turbine tower.
Concrete wind turbine tower.
Hybrid wind turbine tower.
Brakes in the wind turbine.
Rotor brakes in the wind turbine.
Pitch drive or aerodynamic brakes in the wind turbine.
Simulation of a wind turbine system using the ETAP program.
MATLAB simulation of the wind turbine.
Cp plotting and lookup table in MATLAB.
MPPT in MATLAB Simulink.
After Taking This Course, You Will Be Able To
Understand everything about wind energy systems such as the basic components, factors affecting the wind generation, the different probability distribution functions used to represent wind data, and wind feasibility study.
Understand different types of control systems used in the wind turbine and the different types of electrical generators utilized.
You will be able to simulate the wind turbine system in both ETAP and MATLAB programs.
If you've been looking for ONE COURSE with in-depth insight into Wind Energy, take this course.
What will you learn in this course:
Types of wind turbines
Rotor solidity and selection of number of rotor blades
Power extracted by the turbine from the wind
Betz limit and maximum rotor efficiency
Factors affecting wind speed and density
Applied force on the wind turbine, torque coefficient, and the importance of the TSR
Wind turbine generator characteristics
Effect of rotor diameter and generator size on power
Wind turbines spacing
Wind farm feasibility study
Weibull and Rayleigh probability density functions
Determination of Weibull parameters
Determination of Weibull parameters using the graphical method
Aerodynamics of wind turbines
Pitch-controlled wind turbines
Passive stall controlled wind turbines
Active stall controlled wind turbines
Maximum power point tracking in wind turbines
Tip speed ratio (TSR) control
Optimal torque control (OT) MPPT algorithm
Power signal feedback (PSF) control
Perturbation and observation (P&O) or hill-climb searching (HCS)
Electricity generation using wind turbines
Permanent magnet synchronous generator (PMSG)
Wound rotor synchronous generator (WRSG)
Doubly-fed induction generator (DFIG)
Brushless permanent magnet DC generator (PMDC)
Squirrel-cage induction generator
Wound rotor induction generator
Tubular steel wind turbine tower
Lattice wind turbine tower
Concrete wind turbine tower
Hybrid wind turbine tower
Brakes in the wind turbine
Rotor brakes in the wind turbine
Pitch drive or aerodynamic brakes in the wind turbine
Simulation of a wind turbine system using the ETAP program
MATLAB simulation of the wind turbine
Cp plotting and lookup table in MATLAB
MPPT in MATLAB Simulink
What are the prerequisites for this course?
- No prior knowledge except basics of electric circuits
Check out the detailed breakdown of what’s inside the course
Basics of Wind Turbine
- Introduction to Wind Energy 20:10 20:10
- Selection of Type of Wind Turbine 16:42 16:42
- Rotor Solidity and Selection of Number of Rotor Blades 19:18 19:18
- Gearbox in Wind Turbines 06:01 06:01
- Power Available in the Wind Spectra 09:22 09:22
- Power Extracted by the Wind Turbine 09:56 09:56
- Betz Limit and Maximum Rotor Efficiency 11:52 11:52
- Factors Affecting Wind Speed and Density - Height of Tower 19:27 19:27
- Factors Affecting Air Density 07:55 07:55
- Example 1 07:13 07:13
- Example 2 05:24 05:24
- Applied Force on Wind Turbine, Torque Coefficient and the Importance of the TSR 16:07 16:07
- Example 3 05:10 05:10
- Wind Turbine Generator Characteristics 10:13 10:13
- Example 4 11:40 11:40
- Effect of Rotor Diameter and Generator Size on Power 05:38 05:38
- Wind Turbines Spacing 03:55 03:55
Wind Feasibility Study and Probability Distribution Functions
Power Control of Wind Turbines
Maximum Power Point Tracking Wind Turbines (MPPT)
Types of Wind Electrical Generators
Different Types of Towers
Braking System in Wind Turbine
ETAP Simulation for a Wind Energy System
MATLAB Simulation for a Wind Energy System
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