The conference EERA DeepWind'2016 took place in January 20-22 and we would like to congratulate in particular Joachim Reuder with his award winning poster on SUMO - Small Unmanned Meteorological Observer.

Apart from a plenary presentation of NORCOWE, NORCOWE was also present through their research and the chairing of the sessions on Met-Ocean Conditions and on Wind Farm Optimization. The yearly conference is organized by NOWITECH in cooperation with EERA and NORCOWE.



Below is a list of presentations held by NORCOWE research partners:

Wednesday January 20th:

10:35: NORCOWE - Cooperation as a key to cost reductions for offshore wind, Kristin Guldbrandsen Frøysa, Christian Michelsen Research


Parallel sessions C1/C2: - Met-Ocean Conditions

Chaired by Valerie-Marie Kumer and Joachim Reuder, University of Bergen, and Birgitte Rugaard Furevik, MET

13:30 Boundary-layer study of FINO1, Benny Svardal, Christian Michelsen Research

15:10: Coherence of turbulent wind under neutral wind conditions at FINO, Charlotte Obhrai, University of Stavanger

15:30: Assessment of offshore wind coherence by pulsed Doppler lidars, Jasna B. Jakobsen, University of Stavanger

15:50: Turbulent structure over air-sea wavy interface: Large-Eddy Simulation, Mostafa B. Paskyabi, University of Bergen


Thursday January 21st, poster session at 17:00

9. OBLO instrumentation at FINO1, Martin Flügge, Christian Michelsen Research AS

14. Proof of concet for wind turbine wake investigations with the RPAS SUMO, Joachim Reuder, University of Bergen

15. Assessment of synthetic winds through spectral modelling and validation using FAST, Abhijit Chougule, University of Agder

18. Nonlinear wave propagation and breaking in the coastal area, Mostafa B. Paskyabi, University of Bergen

19. Lagrangian study of turbulence structure near the sea surface, Mostafa B. Paskyabi, University of Bergen

20. Evaluation of ensemble prediction forecasts for estimating weather windows, Birgitte R. Furevik, MET

22. Risk and reliability based maintenance planning for offshore wind farms using Bayesian statistics, Mihai Florian, Aalborg University


The session on Wind Farm Optimization on Friday is chaired by Annette F. Stephansen, Christian Michelsen Research and Thomas Buhl, DTU Wind Energy. The latter is a recent member of NORCOWE's Scientific Advisory Committee.

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