The Fifth Symposium on OpenFOAM® in Wind Energy (SOWE 2017) is hosted by the Department of Wind Energy at CENER (National Renewable Energy Centre of Spain). As in the previous editions, the symposium offers a space to share the latest developments based on OpenFOAM® for Wind Energy applications. The symposium brings together experts, beginners, developers and final end users to discuss the research results and techniques to solve the new demands of the Wind Energy sector.
The First Edition of SOWE was hosted by ForWind and Fraunhofer IWES in Oldenburg (Germany).
The Second Edition of SOWE was hosted by NREL and RASEI in Boulder (Colorado, USA).
The Third Edition of SOWE was hosted by Politecnico di Milano in Milan (Italy).
The Fourth Edition of SOWE was hosted by Delft University of Technology (The Netherlands).