Model studies for the sea trial of a 150 kW wave energy system. | Academic Article individual record

This paper describes the studies conducted on the models of OWC device and the Wells type air turbine associated with a multipurpose wave energy conversion system. The hydrodynamic model corresponded to 1:100 scale ratio for a site condition of 12 m water depth, 10 sec wave period and 1.52 m significant wave height. The air turbine model tested has a tip diameter of 0.263 meter. This paper also gives the prototype parameters for a 150 kW Sea Experiment scaled up from these model tests. (A)

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Ravindran, M., Swaminathan, G., & Koola, P. M.
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