Research Projects


University of  Oldenburg
Institute of Physics - ForWind
Prof. Dr. Martin Kühn
Küpkersweg 70 
D-26129 Oldenburg

Tel: +49 (0)441 / 798-5061
Fax: +49 (0)441 / 798-5099

Research Projects

Research activities of the working group wind energy systems

Current research projects

CompactWind IIWake control of onshore wind farms at instationary meteorological conditions based on standard sensor conceptPaul HulsmanBMWi
ConUpSurveillance methods for manufacturer-independent parameterization and retrofitting of wind turbine control systemMartin KraftBMWi
DFWind 1German Research Platform on Wind Energy - Phase 1Martin KraftBMWi
DFWind 2 German Research Platform on Wind Energy - Phase 2Martin KraftBMWi
EMUwind Advanced modelling and uncertainty analysis of atmospheric wind fields based on highly resolved measurementsMarijn van DoorenBMWi
FLiF+Forschungsbasiertes Lernen im FokusAndreas SchmidtBMBF
IEA Task 32 Phase IILidar for wind energy deployment (IEA-Annex 32)-Phase IIMarijn van DoorenIEA
LIKELIdar Knowledge EuropeMarijn van DoorenEU
ProWindParticipation in the build-up of the "ProWind" research platformeteiligung am Aufbau der Forschungsplattform „ProWind“Hendrik HeißelmannMWK Nds.
SFB 1463 Megastrukturen  Integrated design and operational methodology for offshore megastructuresDaniel Ribnitzky DFG
TurbuMetricOptical 3D measurement techniques for the acquisition of dynamic fluid-structure interactions in turbulent wind environmentsApostolos LangidisMWK Nds.
Windpark-RADARValidation and demonstration of dual-Doppler radar wind field measurements for applications in the wind energy industryMarijn van DoorenBMWi

Observer-supported prediction of grid congestions and possible feed-in of offshore wind energy for operational grid management and trading processes

Jörge SchneemannBMWi
WiSAbigdata'Wind farm virtual Site Assistant for O&M decision support' advanced methods for big data analysis Martin KraftBMWi
X-WakesInteraction of the wakes of large offshore wind farms and wind farm clusters with the marine atmospheric boundary layerJörge SchneemannBMWi
YawDynValidation of yield increases and load reductions in offshore wind farms due to adapted dynamic wind direction trackingVlaho PetrovićBMWi

Completed projects

AWESOMEAdvanced Wind Energy Systems Operation and Maintenance ExpertiseMarijn van DoorenEU
Baltic IControl of offshore wind farms through local power prediction and monitoring of power and load characteristicsMartin KraftBMWi
CLUSTERDESIGNA Toolbox for Offshore Wind Farm Cluster DesignDavide Trabucchi EU
CompactWindIncreasing the area energy yield in wind farms by advanced turbine and farm controlMarc Bromm BMWi
EERA DTOCEERA Design Tools for Offshore Wind Farm Cluster Design ToolsHauke BeckEU
GW WakesAnalysis of wake induced deficits and wake turbulence characteristic of large offshore wind farms, by comparison of »alpha ventus« and »Riffgat«Jörge SchneemannBMWi
IEA Annex 32LiDAR for wind energy deployment Davide Trabucchi IEA - Task 32
InnWind.euInnovative Wind Conversion Systems (10-20 MW) for Offshore ApplicationMartin KraftEU
IRPWINDIntegrated Research Programme on Wind EnergyVlaho PetrovićEU
NEWANew European Wind AtlasStephan VoßBMWi, EU
RAVE-OWP ControlAdaptive operational management and control of offshore wind farms based on specific operating strategies for yield, load and grid optimizationAndreas RottBMWi
OWEA LoadsProbabilistic load description, monitoring and reduction of loads of future offshore wind turbinesBinita ShresthaBMWi
SEEPhD Program System Integration of Renewable EnergiesMehdi ValiMWK Nds.
Smart BladesDevelopment and design of intelligent rotor bladesMartin KraftBMWi
SmartBlades 2.0Construction, testing and further development of intelligent rotor bladesVlaho PetrovićBMWi
ventus efficiensForWind: ventus efficiens - joint research to increase the efficiency of wind turbines in the energy systemMartin KraftMWK Nds.
WIMS-ClusterHigh performance computer for wind energy relevant meteorology and flow calculationsVlaho PetrovićBMWi
Windscanner.euThe European WindScanner FacilityStephan VoßEU


(Changed: 2022-04-20)