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Woodhead Publishing Series in Energy
Part I: Wind turbine blade design: challenges and developments
Chapter 1: Introduction to wind turbine blade design
1.2 Design principles and failure mechanisms
1.3 Challenges and future trends
Chapter 2: Loads on wind turbine blades
2.2 Types of load
2.3 Generation of loads
2.4 Fatigue and extreme loads
2.5 Design verification testing
2.6 Challenges and future trends
2.7 Sources of further information and advice
Chapter 3: Aerodynamic design of wind turbine rotors
3.2 The blade element momentum (BEM) method
3.3 Important parameters in ...