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pRANS

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pRANS

Submitted by Dario Patane on May 5, 2015 - 11:13am
Main hypothesis

RANS with parabolic approximation

Software
Solver
modified-upmpark
License
Regime
Turbulence
Turbulence closure
Turbulence model

k-epsilon

Atmospheric boundary layer
Range
Coriolis
No
Atmospheric Stability
Atmospheric Stability
No
Canopy
Forest canopy
No
Wind farm
Wind turbine
Yes
Rotor model
Wake model
Wind farm range
Additional information

Thanks to the parabolic approximation, the model has a small computational cost hence large simulations can also be run to simulate interactions between wind farms.

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