Part I: Introduction.- Chapter 1. Introduction.- Chapter 2. Basic Modelling Concepts.- Part II: Modelling Wind Turbines for Control Purposes.- Chapter 3. Modelling the Aerodynamic Subsystem.- Chapter 4. Modelling the Rotating Subsystem.- Chapter 5. Modelling of the Blade-Tower Subsystem.- Chapter 6. Model Parameterization.- Part III: Control System Design.- Chapter 7. Control Problems and Control Strategies.- Chapter 8. Generator Control.- Blade Pitch Control.- Chapter 9. Supervisory Control.- Chapter 10. Evaluation of Control Performance.- Part IV: Implementation and Case Studies.- Chapter 11. Reference Wind Turbines.- Chapter 12. Implementation of Algorithms.- Chapter 13. Control of the Reference Wind Turbines.
About the Author
Doctor Adrian Gambier is a senior scientist at the Fraunhofer Institute of Wind Energy Systems (Fraunhofer IWES) working on control of wind energy systems. He gained his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the Ruhr University Bochum (Germany) and the habilitation for university teaching from the University of Mannheim. He is an external lecturer at the Leibniz University Hannover (Germany) teaching control of wind turbines. Dr Gambier is an IEEE Senior Member and IPC member of several international conferences. He has authored and co-authored more than 80 international peer-reviewed papers.