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Load Analysis and Calculation Optimization of Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine Blades

Volume 14, Number 12, December 2018, pp. 3098-3108
DOI: 10.23940/ijpe.18.12.p19.30983108

Junxi Bia, Chenglong Zhenga, Hongzhong Huangb, Yan Zhouc, and Xiaoxue Lid

aAviation College, Inner Mongolia University of Technology, Hohhot, 010051, China
bInstitute of Reliability Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, 611731, China
cUlanqab Special Equipment Inspection Institution, Ulanqab, 012000, China
dCollege of Mechanical and Transportation Engineering, ORDOS Institute of Technology, ORDOS, 017000, China

(Submitted on September 6, 2018; Revised on October 12, 2018; Accepted on November 26, 2018)


In order to reduce the cost of wind turbines and boost their operation reliability, the aerodynamic load of wind turbine blade is analyzed by taking the key parameters of wind turbine blade airfoil and operation as design variables. According to the actual wind force and wind shear theory, the Planck loss factor is introduced based on the existing algorithm. The axial induction factor and tangential induction factor were modified, and the optimization algorithm of aerodynamic load of wind turbine blade was deduced. The feasibility of the algorithm is verified by simulation.


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