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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
03 Dec 2021
Sensitivity Analysis of Turbine Fatigue and Ultimate Loads to Wind and Wake Characteristics in a Small Wind Farm
Kelsey Shaler, Amy N. Robertson, and Jason Jonkman
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-133,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-133, 2021
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03 Dec 2021
Seismic soil-structure interaction analysis of wind turbine support structures using augmented complex mode superposition response spectrum method
Masaru Kitahara and Takeshi Ishihara
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-81,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-81, 2021
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30 Nov 2021
The 3 km Norwegian reanalysis (NORA3) – a validation of offshore wind resources in the North Sea and the Norwegian Sea
Ida Marie Solbrekke, Asgeir Sorteberg, and Hilde Haakenstad
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 1501–1519, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1501-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1501-2021, 2021
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30 Nov 2021
On turbulence models and lidar measurements for wind turbine control
Liang Dong, Wai Hou Lio, and Eric Simley
Wind Energ. Sci., 6, 1491–1500, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1491-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-1491-2021, 2021
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30 Nov 2021
Prognostics-based adaptive control strategy for lifetime control of wind turbines
Edwin Kipchirchir, Manh Hung Do, Jackson Githu Njiri, and Dirk Söffker
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-144,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2021-144, 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.