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FAST

FAST is an integrated code for the simulation of offshore wind turbines. It is based in BEM for the aerodynamics and potential theory for the hydrodynamics. It also considers the control actions and the structural dynamics. It has been developed by NREL.

Latest version

FASTv7

Submitted by Gordon Stewart on April 6, 2017 - 5:21pm
Software
Solver
FASTv7
License
Structural dynamics
Turbine
Platform
Aerodynamics
Mooring lines
Structural dynamics
Hydrodynamics
References
NWTC Information Portal (FAST v7).  https://nwtc.nrel.gov/FAST7. Last modified 23-September-2015 ; Accessed 06-April-2017
Remarks
Standard open-source FAST v7 from NREL with modification to add linear damping to each platform DOF

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