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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
11 Oct 2021
CFD analysis of a Darrieus Vertical-Axis Wind turbine installation on the rooftop of a buildings under turbulent inflow conditions
Pradip Zamre and Thorsten Lutz
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-112,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-112, 2021
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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08 Oct 2021
What are the benefits of lidar-assisted control in the design of a wind turbine?
Helena Canet, Stefan Loew, and Carlo L. Bottasso
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 1325–1340, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1325-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1325-2021, 2021
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07 Oct 2021
Vortex identification methods applied to wind turbine tip vortices
Rodrigo Soto-Valle, Stefano Cioni, Sirko Bartholomay, Marinos Manolesos, Christian Navid Nayeri, Alessandro Bianchini, and Christian Oliver Paschereit
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-104,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-104, 2021
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06 Oct 2021
Design procedures and experimental verification of an electro-thermal deicing system for wind turbines
David Getz and Jose Palacios
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 1291–1309, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1291-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1291-2021, 2021
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06 Oct 2021
Wind tunnel testing of a swept tip shape and comparison with multi-fidelity aerodynamic simulations
Thanasis Barlas, Georg Raimund Pirrung, Néstor Ramos-García, Sergio González Horcas, Robert Flemming Mikkelsen, Anders Smærup Olsen, and Mac Gaunaa
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 1311–1324, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1311-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1311-2021, 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.

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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.