METS 2015 Paper Archive

TitleAuthors
A COMPARISON OF FMEA FOR MECHANICAL GEARBOXES AND MAGNETIC GEARBOXESWesley Williams, Jonathan Bird, Matthew Calvin, Phu Nguyen
ADVANCING A KEY CONSENTING RISK FOR TIDAL ENERGY: THE RISK OF MARINE MAMMAL COLLISION FOR IN-STREAM TIDAL ENERGY DEVICESCormac Booth, Carol Sparling, Jason Wood, Dom Tollitt, Lindesay Scott-Heyward, Eric Rexstad, Ylva Hultgren, Martin Johnsson, Eric Knutzen
AN ASSESSMENT OF USING VARIABLE BLADE PITCH FOR OCEAN CURRENT TURBINE FLIGHT CONTROLJames H. VanZwieten, Parakram Pyakurel, Cornel Sultan, Tri Ngo, Nikolaos I. Xiros
BENCHMARKING MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY TECHNOLOGIESMirko Previsic, Anantha Karthikeyan
CAN FUTURE WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERS BEAT SOLAR AND WIND POWER? “TODAY’S OCEAN DEMONSTRATED WECS WILL NOT BUT WINNING WEC SOLUTIONS ARE IN SIGHT”John Rohrer, Sean Lewis
CHALLENGES TO INTEGRATING ACTIVE ACOUSTIC SENSORSEmma Cotter, Benjamin Williamson, Brian Polagye
CHARACTERIZATION AND CONTROL OF CROSS-FLOW TURBINE IN SHEAR FLOWDominic Forbush, Dr. Brian Polagye, Dr. Jim Thomson, Dr. Brian Fabien, James Donegan, Jarlath McEntee
COMPARISON OF MODEL POWER PREDICTIONS TO DEPLOYMENT MEASUREMENTSKathleen A. Edwards, James Bretl, John Montgomery, Mike Mekhiche, Bruce Downie
DESIGN AND ANALYSIS OF LIQUID-PISTON COMPRESSION AND EXPANSION FOR OCEAN COMPRESSED AIR ENERGY STORAGE (OCAES) SYSTEMJoong-kyoo Park, Hari Subramaniam Bhaskaran, Paul I. Ro
DEVELOPMENT AND RELEASE OF THE OPEN-SOURCE WAVE CLIMATE ENVIRONMENT ASSESSMENT TOOL SNL-SWANAaron Porter, Kelley Ruehl, Chris Chartrand, Helen Smith
DEVELOPMENT OF A NUMERICAL WAVE TANK TO SUPPORT WETS ACTIVITIESKrishnakumar Rajagopalan, Gérard Nihous, Luis Vega
DEVELOPMENT OF A SUBMERGED PRESSURE DIFFERENTIAL AREA WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERMarcus Lehmann, Reza Alam
EARLY RESEARCH EFFORTS AT THE NAVY’S WAVE ENERGY TEST SITEPatrick Cross, Richard Rocheleau, Luis Vega, Ning Li, Kwok Fai Cheung
EFFECT OF FREE SURFACE PROXIMITY AND BLOCKAGE ON PERFORMANCE OF A MARINE HYDROKINETIC TURBINENitin Kolekar, Arindam Banerjee
EMULATION OF OSCILLATING WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER FOR LABORATORY
TEST BED
Samir Hazra, Prathamesh Kamat, Ashish Shrivastav, Subhashish Bhattacharya
ESTIMATING THE PROBABILITY OF FISH ENCOUNTERING A MARINE HYDROKINETIC DEVICEHaixue Shen, Gayle Zydlewski, Haley Viehman, Garrett Staines
EVALUATION OF PULLOUT-RATE-DEPENDENT CAPACITY OF SUCTION CAISSON IN SANDJinfu Xiao, M. Gabr, M.S. Rahman
EXPERIMENTAL AND NUMERICAL ANALYSIS OF A SMALL ARRAY OF 45:1 SCALE HORIZONTAL AXIS HYDROKINETIC TURBINES BASED ON THE DOE
REFERENCE MODEL 1
Teymour Javaherchi, Nick Stelzenmuller, Alberto Aliseda
EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATIONS ON MODEL AND FULL SCALE CHARACTERISTICS OF A HYDROKINETIC TURBINERalf Starzmann, Sarah Bischof, Stefan Scholl, Penny Jeffcoate, Sue Molloy
FISH BEHAVIORAL RESPONSE DURING HYDROKINETIC TURBINE ENCOUNTERS BASED ON MULTI-BEAM HYDROACOUSTICS RESULTSMark Bevelhimer, Constantin Scherelis, Jonathan Colby, Christine Tomichek, Mary Ann Adonizio
HEAVE PLATE DYNAMICS FOR A POINT ABSORBING WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERAdam C Brown, Jim Thomson
HYDRODYNAMIC EFFECTS OF HYDROKINETIC TURBINE DEPLOYMENT IN AN IRRIGATION CANALBudi Gunawan, Jesse Roberts, Vincent Neary
HYDRODYNAMIC OPTIMIZATION OF CROSS-FLOW TURBINES WITH LARGE CHORD TO RADIUS RATIOSBenjamin Strom, Brian Polagye, Steve Brunton
IMPROVEMENTS TO PROBABILISTIC TIDAL TURBINE - FISH INTERACTION MODEL PARAMETERSChris Tomichek, Jonathan A Colby, Mary Ann Adonizio
IN-STREAM TESTING OF THE OCEANA ENERGY HYDROKINETIC DEVICENed R Hansen, Kent Davey, Daniel Power
INSTRUMENTATION OF A WEC DEVICE FOR CONTROLS TESTINGDavid Patterson, Diana Bull, Giorgio Bacelli, Ryan Coe
LEVELIZED COST OF ENERGY ANALYSIS OF MARINE AND HYDROKINETIC REFERENCE MODELSD. Scott Jenne, Yi-Hsiang Yu, Vincent Neary
MODELING AND ANALYSIS OF THE TIME DOMAIN FORCES OF A WAVE ENERGY
CONVERTER MODEL
Andrew F. Davis, Brian C. Fabien
NNMREC PMEC-SETS GRID EMULATOR, ARRAY-TO-GRID TRANSMISSION SYSTEM AND WAVE ENERGY RESOURCE CHARACTERIZATIONAnnette von Jouanne, Ted Brekken, Eduardo Cotilla-Sanchez, Ean Amon, Alex Yokochi
NUMERICAL ANALYSIS OF PULLOUT RESISTANCE OF PLATE ANCHORS: MOHR-COULOMB MODEL VERSUS MODIFIED CAM-CLAY MODELZahra Aghazadeh, M. A. Gabr, M. S. Rahman
OCGEN® MODULE MOORING DESIGNCian Marnagh, Jarlath McEntee, James Donegan, Milo Feinberg, Michael MacNicholl
ON ENABLING AUTONOMOUS OPERATION AND CONTROL OF OCEAN WAVE ENERGY FARMSKostas Hatalis, Shalinee Kishore
ON POWER LOSS DUE TO ERRORS IN ESTIMATING OCEAN WAVE ELEVATION FOR WAVE FARMSBasel Alnajjab, Rick S Blum
OPTIMIZING WAVE FARM LAYOUTS UNDER UNCERTAINTYLawrence V. Snyder, M. Mohsen Moarefdoost
PASSIVE ACOUSTIC TELEMETRY DETECTION OF STRIPED BASS AT THE FORCE TISEC TEST SITE IN MINAS PASSAGE, NOVA SCOTIA, CANADA.Jeremy E. Broome, Anna M. Redden, Freya M. Keyser, Michael J.W. Stokesbury, Rodney G. Bradford
PERFORMANCE MEASUREMENTS FOR A 1:6 SCALE MODEL OF THE DOE REFERENCE MODEL 2 (RM2) CROSS-FLOW HYDROKINETIC TURBINEMartin Wosnik, Peter Bachant, Budi Gunawan, Andrew Wilson, Vincent S. Neary
PREDICTING TIDAL CURRENT TURBINE PERFORMANCE IN BLOCKED OPERATING CONDITIONSChristopher Vogel, Richard Willden, Guy Houlsby
QUANTIFYING CHANGE AND IMPACT THRESHOLDS FOR BIOLOGICAL MONITORING AT MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY SITESLauren Wiesebron, John Horne, Noble Hendrix, Beth Scott, Benjamin Williamson
REFERENCE MODEL PROJECT: POINT DESIGNS, METHODOLOGIES AND TOOLS TO SUPPORT OPEN-SOURCE MHK R&DVincent S. Neary, Alison LaBonte, Jeff Rieks, Andrea Copping
RIVERINE HYDROKINETIC RESOURCE ASSESSMENT AND SITE SELECTION USING LOW COST SATELLITE AND AERIAL WINTER IMAGERYS.E. d’Auteuil, C. Ridd, E.L. Bibeau, A.H. Birjandi
SIGNIFICANCE OF VERTICAL STAGGERING ON THE PERFORMANCE OF MARINE TURBINESArturo Fernandez, Julio C. Mendez
THE EFFECTS OF RIVER AND DEBRIS DIVERSION STRUCTURE GENERATED TURBULENCE ON THE OCEANA RIVER ENERGY CONVERTERJerome B. Johnson, Jeremy Kasper, Ned Hansen, Paul Duvoy, Jack Schmid
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY REFERENCE MODEL 1 & 2: EXPERIMENTAL RESULTS ON PERFORMANCE & WAKE CHARACTERISTICSCraig Hill, Vincent S. Neary, Budi Gunawan, Michele Guala, Fotis Sotiropoulos
UNDERSTANDING THE RISK TO HARBOR SEALS FROM COLLISION WITH A TIDAL TURBINEAndrea E. Copping, Richard Jepsen, Molly E. Grear, Alicia M. Gorton, Chris Chartrand
USING EXTENDED KALMAN FILTERS FOR REAL-TIME ESTIMATION OF
EXCITATION FORCES ON A WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER
Bradley Ling, Belinda Batten
WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER ARRAY DESIGN: A PRELIMINARY STUDY ON THE EFFECT OF MINIMUM SEPARATION DISTANCE BETWEEN CONVERTERSChris Sharp, Bryony DuPont
WAVE ENERGY RESOURCE ASSESSMENT USING AN UNSTRUCTURED-GRID MODELING APPROACHZhaoqing Yang, Taiping Wang