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  • Verification of wind energy related measurements with a SODAR system

    Verification of wind energy related measurements with a SODAR system

    Abstract Complex terrain and growing wind energy converters (WEC) in wind parks generate increasing interest in determining wind profiles and turbulence besides the general forecast of annual energy production. Increasing hub heights and growing ...

    Gunter Warmbier;Frank Albers;Klaus Hanswillemenke

  • A brief statement of airport applications for doppler SODAR systems

    A brief statement of airport applications for doppler SODAR systems

    Doppler SODAR Operating similar to a sonar the Doppler SODAR (Sonic Detection and Ranging) directly measures the atmospheric wind speed and direction at multiple altitudes simultaneously. These systems utilize the Doppler effect imposed on the ...

  • miniSODAR

    miniSODAR

    The miniSODAR is a high-frequency Doppler sodar system that was designed to measure the atmospheric wind profile from 15 meters to 150/200 meters (data is often available to 250 meters) in 5-meter increments. It operates by generating a short tone ...

  • Advanced offshore measurements to support wind energy production, weather forecasting, and emergency response

    Advanced offshore measurements to support wind energy production, weather forecasting, and emergency response

    Sonoma Technology, Inc. (STI), with support from the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, is leading a unique partnership of corporate, government, and university researchers to develop a marine environmental observations program in the Gulf of ...