Systems Engineering Workshop 2019
The Systems Engineering Workshop 2019, held Oct. 2–4, 2019, in Pamplona, Spain, focused on wind power plants in the 21st Century and applying advanced methods in wind energy systems engineering.
NREL hosted the biennial event with the National Renewable Energy Centre of Spain (CENER) and the Technical University of Denmark (DTU).
View the program overview.
View the full program agenda.
Links to PDF versions of many of the presentations are available in the summary of the meeting agenda below.
Wednesday, Oct. 2
Spanish Experience. Renewable Energy Integration in Ancillary Services, Marta Pérez García (REE)
Levelized Cost of Energy: Update of Recent Trends (General and Offshore), Tifenn Brandily (BNEF)
Variance Reduction in Wind Farm Layout Optimization, Andrew PJ Stanley (Brigham Young University)
Expansion of Systems Engineering in Wind Energy to Plant Design Applications, Ewan Machefaux (Vestas Wind Systems A/S)
Rethinking Plant Operation and Control – Maximizing Profitability Over the Plant Lifetime, Christopher Bay (NREL)
Vortex Induced Vibrations in High Soft Steel Tubular Towers, Javier Alonso (SGRE)
XXL Wind Turbine Challenges, Arantxa Esparza (Nabrawind)
Breaking the Ice for The MDAO Ship, Sebastian Sanchez Perez-Moreno (Innogy)
Hybrid Storage Systems in Renewable Energy Integration: Barasoain Case Study, Eugenio Guelbenzu (Acciona Energy)
Wind Farm Controller Design and Testing Using Longsim, Ervin Bossanyi (DNV-GL)
Dealing with Time-Varying Inflow Conditions in Wind Farm Control, Bart Doekemeijer (Tudelft)
Full Scale Testing of Open-Loop Wind Farm Control Approaches for Reducing Wake Losses, Stefan Kern (GE)
Thursday, Oct. 3
Twin-Rotor Floating Wind Platform Development, Pedro Mayorga (Enerocean)
Advanced MDAO For Wind Power Plant Design, Katherine Dykes (DTU)
High-Fidelity Wind Turbine Blade Design Enabled by Adjoint Techniques, Frederick Zahle (DTU)
Large-Scale Gradient-Based Optimization for Wind Energy Systems, Andrew Ning (BYU)
Control Co-Design of Floating Offshore Wind Turbines: The ARPA-E ATLANTIS Program, Mario Garcia-Sanz (US DOE ARPA-E)
Sil Scaled Hybrid Testing in The Design of Floating Wind Turbines, Jose Azcona (CENER)
ELISA Technology: From Numerical Modelling to Offshore Installation, Joaquín Urbano (ESTEYCO)
Engineering Judgment and Systems Engineering Perspective from Sandia's Floating Offshore VAWT Project, Brandon Ennis (Sandia Labs)
System Modeling Frameworks for Wind Turbines and Plants, Pietro Bortolotti (NREL), Evan Gaertner (NREL), an Katherine Dykes (DTU)
Design for Tropical Cyclones and Earthquakes: Experience from Taiwan, Niels Jacob Tarp-Johansen (Ørsted)
Publishing FAIR Data, Pawel Gancarski (CENER)
Cybersecurity and Wind Energy, Elyoenai Egozcue (S21sec)
New Wind Power Plant Control in The Framework of Existing Certification Schemes, Nikolai Hille (DNV-GL)