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Wind Energy Science The interactive open-access journal of the European Academy of Wind Energy
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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.

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27 Feb 2020
WESgraph: a graph database for the wind farm domain
Erik Quaeghebeur, Sebastian Sanchez Perez-Moreno, and Michiel B. Zaaijer
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 259–284, https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-259-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-259-2020, 2020
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25 Feb 2020
Comparison of electrical collection topologies for multi-rotor wind turbines
Paul Pirrie, David Campos-Gaona, and Olimpo Anaya-Lara
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-19,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-19, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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24 Feb 2020
Exploitation of the far-offshore wind energy resource by fleets of energy ships. Part A. Energy ship design and performance
Aurélien Babarit, Gaël Clodic, Simon Delvoye, and Jean-Christophe Gilloteaux
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-100,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-100, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 1 comment)
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24 Feb 2020
Exploitation of the far-offshore wind energy resource by fleets of energy ships. Part B. Cost of energy
Aurélien Babarit, Simon Delvoye, Gaël Clodic, and Jean-Christophe Gilloteaux
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-101,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2019-101, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 1 comment)
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24 Feb 2020
Integrated wind farm layout and control optimization
Mads M. Pedersen and Gunner C. Larsen
Wind Energ. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-31,https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-2020-31, 2020
Preprint under review for WES (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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18 Dec 2019 The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and Copernicus Publications agree on a central billing of article processing charges

The Spanish National Research Council (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, CSIC) will now provide a publication fund for their corresponding authors publishing in Copernicus' open-access journals.

18 Dec 2019 The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and Copernicus Publications agree on a central billing of article processing charges

The Spanish National Research Council (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, CSIC) will now provide a publication fund for their corresponding authors publishing in Copernicus' open-access journals.

02 Sep 2019 Helmholtz institutional agreement now for corresponding authors

As of 1 September 2019 the direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the Helmholtz Association and Copernicus Publications will be valid for corresponding authors.

02 Sep 2019 Helmholtz institutional agreement now for corresponding authors

As of 1 September 2019 the direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the Helmholtz Association and Copernicus Publications will be valid for corresponding authors.

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