METS 2014 Paper Archive

TitleAuthors
A FRAMEWORK FOR OPTIMIZING THE PLACEMENT OF CURRENT ENERGY CONVERTERSJesse Roberts, Kurt Nelson, Craig Jones, Scott C. James
A METHODOLOGY FOR WAVE-TO-WIRE WEC SIMULATIONSHelen Bailey, Juan P Ortiz, Bryson Robertson, Bradley J Buckham, Ryan S Nicoll
ANALYSIS AND PROOF‐OF‐CONCEPT EXPERIMENT OF LIQUID‐PISTON COMPRESSION FOR OCEAN COMPRESSED AIR ENERGY STORAGE (OCAES) SYSTEMJoong‐kyoo Park, Paul I. Ro1, Xiao He, Andre P. Mazzoleni
ANALYSIS OF THE IMPACTS OF WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER ARRAYS ON THE NEARSHORE WAVE CLIMATEAnnika M. O’Dea, Merrick C. Haller
ANNEX IV – INVESTIGATING ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS OF WAVE AND TIDAL DEVICES THROUGH INTERNATIONAL COOPERATIONAndrea Copping, Luke Hanna, Hoyt Battey, Jocelyn Brown-Saracino
ARRAY OPTIMIZATION FOR TIDAL ENERGY EXTRACTION IN A TIDAL CHANNEL – A NUMERICAL MODELING ANALYSISZhaoqing Yang, Taiping Wang, Andrea Copping
CACTUS OPEN SOURCE CODE FOR HYDROKINETIC TURBINE DESIGN AND ANALYSIS: MODEL PERFORMANCE EVALUATION AND PUBLIC DISSEMINATION AS OPEN SOURCE DESIGN TOOLCarlos Michelen, Vincent S. Neary, Jonathan C. Murray, Mathew Barone
CONTROL OF A HELICAL CROSS‐FLOW CURRENT TURBINERobert Cavagnaro, Brian Fabien, Brian Polagye
DESIGN AND INITIAL COMPONENT TESTS OF AN INTEGRATED AVIAN
AND BAT COLLISION DETECTION SYSTEM FOR OFFSHORE WIND
TURBINES
Jeremy Flowers, Roberto Albertani, Trevor Harrison, Brian Polagye, Robert M. Suryan
DETERMINING THE SPATIAL COHERENCE OF TURBULENCE AT MHK SITESLevi F. Kilcher, Jim Thomson, Jonathan Colby
DEVELOPMENT AND DEMONSTRATION OF THE WEC-­‐SIM WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER SIMULATION TOOLYi-Hsiang Yu, Michael Lawson, Kelley Ruehl, Carlos Michelen
DEVELOPMENT OF A DRIVING ELECTRIC DYNAMOMETER ROTOR EMULATOR FOR MHK IN‐STREAM TURBINESWilliam E. Laing, Jr., James H. VanZwieten
DEVELOPMENT OF AN ADAPTABLE MONITORING PACKAGE FOR MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECTS PART I: CONCEPTUAL DESIGN AND OPERATIONBen Rush, James Joslin, Andrew Stewart, Brian Polagye
DEVELOPMENT OF AN ADAPTABLE MONITORING PACKAGE FOR MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECTS PART II: HYDRODYNAMIC PERFORMANCEJames Joslin, Brian Polagye, Andrew Stewart, Ben Rush
DISCRETE ELEMENT MODELING OF BLADE–STRIKE FREQUENCY AND SURVIVAL OF FISH PASSING THROUGH HYDROKINETIC TURBINESPedro Romero-Gomez, Marshall C. Richmond
DYNAMIC MODELLING OF COMPLIANT-­‐MOORED SUBMERGED SYSTEMS WITH APPLICATIONS TO MARINE ENERGY CONVERTERSTyler Nichol, Geoff DuBuque, Brian Fabien
EVALUATION OF HYCOM AS A TOOL FOR OCEAN CURRENT ENERGY ASSESSMENTJames H. VanZwieten, Imke Meyer, Gabriel M. Alsenas
EXPERIMENTAL AND NUMERICAL ANALYSIS OF A SCALE-MODEL HORIZONTAL AXIS HYDROKINETIC TURBINETeymour Javaherchi, Nick Stelzenmuller, Joseph Seydel, Alberto Aliseda
EXPERIMENTAL STUDY OF TRIBOLOGICAL PERFORMANCE OF BEARING-SEAL ASSEMBLY OF HYDROKINETIC DEVICES IN SEDIMENTED WATERM. Ali, T. Ravens, T. Petersen, A. Bromaghin, S. Jenson
EXTERNALLY BONDED FBG STRAIN SENSORS FOR STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING OF MARINE HYDROKINETIC STRUCTURESMichael Schuster, Nathan Fritz, Jarlath McEntee, Tom Graver, Mark Rumsey, Bernadette Hernandez-Sanchez, David Miller, Erick Johnson
FATIGUE LIFE DISTRIBUTION FOR A SIMPLE WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERAdam C Brown, Robert Paasch
FIELD MEASUREMENT TEST PLAN TO DETERMINE EFFECTS OF HYDROKINETIC TURBINE DEPLOYMENT ON CANAL TEST SITE IN YAKIMA, WA, USABudi Gunawan, Vincent Neary, Jesse Roberts, Ann Dallman, Shane Grovue, Josh Mortensen, Bryan Heiner
FURTHER DEVELOPMENT OF SNL‐SWAN, A VALIDATED WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER ARRAY MODELING TOOLAaron Porter, Kelley Ruehl, Chris Chartrand
INITIAL CHARACTERIZATION OF THE WAVE RESOURCE AT SEVERAL HIGH ENERGY U.S. SITESAnn Dallman, Vincent Neary
LAYOUTS FOR OCEAN WAVE ENERGY FARMS: MODELS, PROPERTIES, AND HEURISTICLawrence V. Snyder, M. Mohsen Moarefdoost
MARINE HYDROKINETIC POWER TAKE-OFF USING MAGNETIC GEARINGJonathan Z. Bird
METHODOLOGY FOR DESIGN AND ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF MARINE ENERGY CONVERSION (MEC) TECHNOLOGIESVincent S. Neary, Michael Lawson, Mirko Previsic, Andrea Copping, Kathleen C. Hallett, Alison LaBonte, Jeff Rieks, Dianne Murray
MODEL PREDICTIVE AND INTEGRAL ERROR TRACKING CONTROL OF A VERTICAL AXIS PENDULUM WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERBlake C. Boren, Belinda A. Batten, Robert K. Paasch
MODEL VALIDATION USING EXPERIMENTAL MEASUREMENTS FROM THE GARFIELD THOMAS WATER TUNNEL AT THE APPLIED RESEARCH LABORATORY (ARL) AT PENN STATE UNIVERSITYBudi Gunawan, Carlos Michelen, Vincent Neary, Ryan Coe, Erick Johnson, Arnie Fontaine, Richard S. Meyer, William Straka, Michael Jonson
MODELING IMPACTS OF ENERGY EXTRACTION FROM THE GULF STREAM SYSTEMKevin A. Haas, Xiufeng Yang, Hermann M. Fritz
MOORING ANCHORS FOR MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY FOUNDATIONRobert F. Stevens, Amir Rahim
NUMERICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL ANALYSIS OF THE OCEAN SENTINEL MOORING SYSTEM TO ENABLE IMPROVED MODELING AND DESIGNJosh Baker, Solomon Yim, Ean Amon, Sean Moran, Terry Lettenmaier, Annette von Jouanne
NUMERICAL OPTIMIZATION OF A PORTABLE HYDROKINETIC TURBINEWilliam C. Schleicher, Jacob Riglin, Alparslan Oztekin, Robert C. Klein
OCEAN POWER TECHNOLOGIES POWERBUOY®: SYSTEM‐LEVEL DESIGN, DEVELOPMENT AND VALIDATION METHODOLOGYMike Mekhiche, Kathleen A. Edwards
OCEAN STREAM POWER GENERATION: UNLOCKING A SOURCE OF VAST, CONTINUOUS, RENEWABLE ENERGYWilliam D. Bolin
OPTIMIZATION AND ANNUAL AVERAGE POWER PREDICTIONS OF A BACKWARD BENT DUCT BUOY OSCILLATING WATER COLUMN DEVICE USING THE WELLS TURBINEChristopher Smith, Diana Bull, Steven Willits, Arnold Fontaine
PNEUMATIC PERFORMANCE OF A NON-AXISYMMETRIC FLOATING OSCILLATING WATER COLUMN WAVE ENERGY CONVERSION DEVICE IN RANDOM WAVESDiana Bull
REVIEW OF METHODS FOR MODELING WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER SURVIVAL
IN EXTREME SEA STATES
Ryan G. Coe, Vincent S. Neary
REYNOLDS NUMBER DEPENDENCE OF CROSS-FLOW TURBINE PERFORMANCE AND NEAR-WAKE CHARACTERISTICSPeter Bachant, Martin Wosnik
SCALING OF SPATIAL AND TEMPORAL BIOLOGICAL VARIABILITY AT MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY SITESDale A. Jacques, John K. Horne
SIMULATION OF HYDROKINETIC TURBINES IN TURBULENT FLOW USING VORTEX PARTICLE METHODSDanny Sale, Alberto Aliseda, Ye Li
SPATIO-TEMPORAL RESOLUTION OF DIFFERENT FLOW MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES FOR MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY APPLICATIONSVincent Lyon, Martin Wosnik
STABILITY AND LOADS VALIDATION OF AN OCEAN CURRENT TURBINEHenry Swales, Dave Coakley, Sandeep Gupta, Stephen Way
SUPERSTORM SANDY AND THE VERDANT POWER RITE PROJECTDean Corren, Jonathan Colby, Mary Ann Adonizio
TAGGED SPECIES DETECTION: APPROACH TO MONITORING MARINE SPECIES AT MARINE HYDROKINETIC PROJECTSChris Tomichek, Jonathan Colby, Mary Ann Adonizio, Michael Frisk, Keith Dunton, Dewayne Fox, Adrian Jordaan
TESTING AND ACCELERATED AGING OF CONDUCTIVE ANTIFOULING PAINTS FOR MARINE APPLICATIONSMalachi Bunn, Alex Yokochi
THE “ΡC” WEC IN “OFFSHORE WAVE AND WIND TOGETHER; AFLOAT” – 3 YEARS’ PROGRESSNeal A. Brown
TIDAL DISTORTION AS PERTAINS TO HYDROKINETIC TURBINE SELECTION AND RESOURCE ASSESSMENTBrittany Bruder, Kevin Haas
WAVE PERIOD RATIOS AND THE CALCULATION OF WAVE POWERBrendan Cahill, Tony Lewis