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Muyiwa Adaramola, Ph.D.Wind Turbine Technology: Principles and Design1st Edition24Oakville, Ontario - Canada Apple Academic Press February 24, 2014Hardcover

This title includes a number of Open Access chapters. This important book presents a selection of new research on wind turbine technology, including aerodynamics, generators and gear systems, towers and foundations, control systems, and environmental issues. This informative book: • Introduces the principles of wind turbine design • Presents methods for analysis of wind turbine performance • Discusses approaches for wind turbine improvement and optimization • Covers fault detection in wind turbines • Describes mediating the adverse effects of wind turbine use and installation