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Editor-in-chief: Jakob Mann
Chief editors: Carlo L. Bottasso, Joachim Peinke & Gerard J.W. van Bussel

Wind Energy Science is an international scientific journal dedicated to the publication and public discussion of studies that take an interdisciplinary perspective of fundamental or pioneering research in wind energy.

CiteScore value: 5.0
CiteScore5.0
SNIP value: 2.851
SNIP2.851
SJR value: 0.991
SJR0.991
h5-index value: 19
h5-index19
Recent papers
23 Sep 2021
Land-based wind turbines with flexible rail-transportable blades – Part 1: Conceptual design and aeroservoelastic performance
Pietro Bortolotti, Nick Johnson, Nikhar J. Abbas, Evan Anderson, Ernesto Camarena, and Joshua Paquette
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 1277–1290, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1277-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1277-2021, 2021
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23 Sep 2021
Local thermal gradient and large-scale circulation impacts on turbine-height wind speed forecasting over the Columbia Basin
Ye Liu, Yun Qian, and Larry K. Berg
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-72,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-72, 2021
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22 Sep 2021
Ducted wind turbines in yawed flow: a numerical study
Vinit Dighe, Dhruv Suri, Francesco Avallone, and Gerard van Bussel
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 1263–1275, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1263-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1263-2021, 2021
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22 Sep 2021
Impact of the wind field at the complex terrain site Perdigão on the surface pressure fluctuations of a wind turbine
Florian Wenz, Judith Langner, Thorsten Lutz, and Ewald Krämer
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-101,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-101, 2021
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22 Sep 2021
4D wind field generation for the aeroelastic simulation of wind turbines with lidars
Yiyin Chen, Feng Guo, David Schlipf, and Po Wen Cheng
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-91,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-91, 2021
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29 Oct 2020 Institutional agreement with ETH Zurich now for corresponding authors

As of 1 November 2020 the direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the ETH Zurich and Copernicus Publications will be valid for corresponding authors.

29 Oct 2020 Institutional agreement with ETH Zurich now for corresponding authors

As of 1 November 2020 the direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the ETH Zurich and Copernicus Publications will be valid for corresponding authors.

30 Jun 2020 Update of journal metrics

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30 Jun 2020 Update of journal metrics

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29 May 2020 Institutional agreement between Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications

Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on the central billing of article processing charges (APCs) to facilitate the publication procedure for authors.

29 May 2020 Institutional agreement between Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications

Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on the central billing of article processing charges (APCs) to facilitate the publication procedure for authors.