METS 2016 Paper Archive

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A COMPARISON OF HYDROKINETIC TURBINES FORMING A VERTICAL FENCE ALONG THE LENGTH OF A RIVER OR TIDAL CHANNEL WITH A CONVENTIONAL RECTANGULAR TURBINE ARRAYShreyas Mandre, Niall M. Mangan, Tom Derecktor, Steve Winckler
A COMPARISON OF WEC CONTROL STRATEGIES FOR A LINEAR WEC MODELGiorgio Bacelli, Ryan G. Coe, David Wilson, Ossama Abdelkhalik, Umesh A. Korde, Rush D. Robinett III, Diana L. Bull
A FIRST VERSION OF STAKEHOLDERS'REQUIREMENTS FOR WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERS PLANTSAurélien Babarit, Jochem Weber
A PORTABLE, REAL-TIME PASSIVE ACOUSTIC SYSTEM AND AUTONOMOUS HYDROPHONE ARRAY FOR NOISE MONITORING OF OFFSHORE WAVE ENERGY PROJECTSJoseph Haxel, Alex Turpin, Haru Matsumoto, Holger Klinck, Dan Hellin, Sarah Henkel
A ROW SPACING STUDY FOR WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER ARRAY OPTIMIZATIONChris Sharp, Bryony DuPont
A STUDENT DESIGNED AND BUILT WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERM. Robinson Swift, Kenneth Baldwin, Carlos A.D. Bezerra, Tobias Dewhurst, Corey Sullivan
ACCOUNTING FOR TURBULENCE IN NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF OCEAN CURRENT TURBINEParakram Pyakurel, James H. VanZwieten, Manhar Dhanak
ASSESSMENT OF ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELD EMISSIONS FROM SUBSEA CABLESManhar Dhanak, R. Coulson, C. Dibiasio, J. Frankenfield, E. Henderson, D. Pugsley, G. Valdes
BENCHMARKING SENSOR FUSION CAPABILITIES OF AN INTEGRATED MONITORING PACKAGEEmma Cotter, Shari Matzner, John Horne, Paul Murphy, Brian Polagye
COMPARISON OF ACOUSTIC DOPPLER AND PARTICLE IMAGE VELOCIMETRY CHARACTERIZATIONS OF A CROSS-FLOW TURBINE WAKEBenjamin Strom, Steven L. Brunton, Alberto Aliseda, Brian Polagye
COMPRESSIBLE DEGREE OF FREEDOM (CDOF): A POTENTIALLY DISRUPTIVE STRATEGY FOR BOOSTING WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER (WEC) PERFORMANCEG. Bacelli, V.S. Neary, A.W. Murphy
COMPUTATION OF WAVE ENERGY DEVICE MOTIONS AND LOADS IN EXTREME SEA STATES (EXTENDED ABSTRACT)Jules W. Lindau, Daniel J. Leonard
COMPUTATIONAL SIMULATION OF TIDAL ENERGY GENERATION ESTUARY-SCALE SCENARIOSDanny Sale, Alberto Aliseda
CONSTRAINED OPTIMAL CONTROL OF SINLGLE AND ARRAYS OF POINT-ABSORBING WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERSLiguo Wang, Malin Göteman, Jens Engström, Mikael Eriksson, Jan Isberg
COUPLED RANS-VOF MODELLING OF FLOATING TIDAL STREAM CONCEPTSE. Ransley, S. Brown, D. Greaves, S. Hindley, P. Weston, E. Guerrini, R. Starzmann
DESIGN OF A MOORING SYSTEM FOR AN INERTIA TUBE WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERTobias Dewhurst, M. Robinson Swift, Kenneth Baldwin, Martin Wosnik
DEVELOPMENT OF CROSS-FLOW HYDROKINETIC TURBINE CONTROLLER IN SIMULATION, EXPERIMENT, AND FIELD TESTINGDominic Forbush, Rob Cavagnaro, Brian Fabien, Brian Polagye, James Donegan, Jarlath McEntee
EFFECT OF FREE STREAM TURBULENCE ON THE LOADS EXPERIENCED BY AN SG6043 HYDROFOILAshwin Vinod, Angela Lawrence, Arindam Banerjee
EMPIRICALLY DERIVED VELOCITY SCALES TO CHARACTERIZE NON-UNIFORM INLET FLOW TO A MARINE HYDROKINETIC TURBINEU. V. Markovic, M. L. Beninati, G. Soliani, M. H. Krane
EXTREME CONDITIONS AT WAVE ENERGY SITESJim Thomson, Adam Brown, Tuba Ozkan-Haller, Ashley Ellenson, Merrick Haller
FIBER OPTIC INSTRUMENTATION FOR MEASURING ROTOR STRAINBudi Gunawan, Peter Bachant, Vincent S. Neary, Martin Wosnik
FIELD TESTING OF A CONVERGENT ARRAY OF ACOUSTIC DOPPLER PROFILERS FOR HIGH-RESOLUTION VELOCIMETRY IN ENERGETIC TIDAL CURRENTSSamuel Harding, Brian Sellar, Marshall Richmond
FIELD-TESTING OF A 1KW OSCILLATING HYDROFOIL ENERGY HARVESTING SYSTEMJennifer L. Cardona, Michael J. Miller, Thomas Derecktor, Steven Winckler, Kenneth Volkmann, Aryssa Medina, Sarah Cowles, Rebecca Lorick, Kenneth S. Breuer, Shreyas Mandre
GULF STREAM MARINE HYDROKINETIC ENERGY RESOURCE CHARACTERIZATION OFF CAPE HATTERAS, NORTH CAROLINAMike Muglia, Ruoying He, John Bane, Patterson Taylor, Sara Haines, Harvey Seim, Yanlin Gong
HYDRODYNAMIC ANALYSIS OF A SUBMERGED WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERJoshua J. Wagner, Jordan R. Wagner, Masoud Hayatdavoodi
INTEGRATED MONITORING FOR MARINE ENERGYStuart Baird
INTEGRATING A MULTIBEAM AND A MULTIFREQUENCY ECHOSOUNDER ON THE FLOWBEC SEABED PLATFORM TO TRACK FISH AND SEABIRD BEHAVIOR AROUND TIDAL TURBINE STRUCTURESBenjamin Williamson, Shaun Fraser, Philippe Blondel, Paul Bell, James Waggitt, Beth Scott
INVESTIGATING THE PERFORMANCE OF THE IEC STANDARD FOR TIDAL ENERGY RESEOURCE ASSESSMENT IN THE BAY OF FUNDY, CANADAAndrew Cornett, Julien Cousineau, Mathieu Toupin
MARINE AND HYDROKINETIC (MHK) ENERGY COMPOSITES DATABASE WORKSHOPDavid A Miller, Bernadette A. Hernandez-Sanchez, Timothy N. Lambert
MODELLING OF HYDROKINETIC TURBINES AT DIFFERENT LENGTHSCALESIan Masters, Michael Togneri, Matt Edmunds, Iain Fairley, Alison Williams, T.Nick Croft, Enayatollah Zangiabadi, Harshinie Karunarathna
NOISE GENERATED FROM AN ARRAY OF CURRENT ENERGY CONVERTERSErin Hafla, Charles Johnson, Erick Johnson, Jesse D Roberts
NUMERICAL AND PHYSICAL MODELING OF A FLEXIBLY-CONNECTED TWO-BODY WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERBrian J. Rosenberg, Timothy R. Mundon
OCEAN POWER TECHNOLOGY DESIGN OPTIMIZATIONJ. van Rij, Y.-H. Yu, K. A. Edwards, M. Mekhiche
OFF-SHORE AUTONOMOUS POWER SUPPLY: MEASURED PERFORMANCE OF THE BOLT LIFESAVER SYSTEM AND FUTURE APPLICATION AS A LOW OBSERVABLE SENSOR SYSTEM AND RECHARGE STATIONJonas Sjolte, Even Hjetland
ON THE SHORT-TERM UNCERTAINTY IN PERFORMANCE OF A POINT ABSORBER WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERLance Manuel, Jarred Canning, Ryan G. Coe, Carlos Michelen
OPTIMISING OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE STRATEGIES FOR MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY CONVERTERSLaura-Mae Macadré, Fiona Devoy McAuliffe, Jimmy Murphy
ORPC RIVGEN WAKE CHARACTERIZATIONMaricarmen Guerra Paris, Jim Thomson
PARAMETER UPDATES TO PROBABILISTIC TIDAL TURBINE – FISH INTERACTION MODELChris Tomichek, Jonathan Colby, Mark Bevelhimer, Mary Ann Adonizio
PERFORMANCE AND FLOW CHARACTERIZATION OF A MARINE HYDROKINETIC TURBINE IN FREE SURFACE PROXIMITYNitin Kolekar, Ashwin Vinod, Arindam Banerjee
PHASE-RESOLVED HEAVE PLATE DYNAMICS FOR WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERSAdam C Brown, Jim Thomson
PROGRESS REPORT ON INTEGRATED EXPERIMENTAL AND NUMERICAL STUDIES OF CROSS‐FLOW TURBINESPete Bachant, Martin Wosnik
PROPOSED ANCHORING SYSTEMS FOR GULF STREAM (GS) RENEWABLE ENERGY DEVICES ACCOUNTING FOR POTENTIAL OF GS MEANDERINGMd Ahsanuzzaman, Mo Gabr
PUBLIC WILLINGNESS TO PAY AND POLICY PREFERENCES FOR TIDAL ENERGY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT: A STUDY OF HOUSEHOLDS IN WASHINGTON STATEHilary J. Polis, Stacia J. Dreyer, Lekelia D. Jenkins
QUANTIFYING AND DISCRITIZING THE UNCERTAINITY IN THE POWER PRODUCTION ESTIMATES OF A WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERHelen Bailey, Bryson Robertson, Bradley Buckham
REAL-TIME WAVE-BY-WAVE FORECASTING VIA ASSIMILATION OF MARINE RADAR DATAAlexandra Simpson, Merrick C. Haller, David Walker, Patrick Lynett, Randall Pittman
REFINEMENT OPTIONS OF THE TECHNOLOGY PERFORMANCE LEVEL METRIC FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERSJochem Weber, Aurélien Babarit
RELIABILITY IN A SEA OF RISK (RIASOR)Elaine Buck, Pierre Ingmarsson, Chong Ng
SCENARIO ANALYSIS OF TIDAL TURBINE ARRAYS: SUSTAINABLE DESIGNS IN RESPONSE TO HOLISTIC CONSIDERATIONSKaylie McTiernan, Brian Polagye
STALL DYNAMICS OF A CROSS-FLOW TURBINERobert J. Cavagnaro, Brian Polagye
STANDARDS AND CERTIFICATION AT THE IEC – CRITICAL DRIVERS TO COMMERCIALIZE THE MARINE ENERGY INDUSTRYJonathan Colby, Aaron Hernandez, Mary Ann Adonizio
STATION-KEEPING SIMULATION OF A NON-MOORED WECCurtis Rusch, Brian Polagye, James Joslin, Andy Stewart
SYNERGISTIC FLOW INDUCED MOTION OF TWO CYLINDERS HARVESTING MARINE HYDROKINETIC ENERGYMichael M. Bernitsas, Hai Sun, Erik Mauer, Gary Nowakowski
THE DEPLOYMENT OF THE PB-3-50-A1 POWERBUOY®: POWER PREDICTION AND MEASUREMENT COMPARISONJ. G. Bretl, K. Parsa, K. A. Edwards, J. M. Montgomery, M. M. Mekhiche
THE ECONOMICS OF GULF STREAM ENERGY OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA COASTBinghui Li, Joseph F. DeCarolis, Andrew G. Keeler
THE FLOW FIELD OF A TWO-BLADED HORIZONTAL AXIS TURBINE VIA COMPARISON OF RANS AND LES SIMULATIONS AGAINST EXPERIMENTAL PIV FLUME MEASUREMENTSDanny Sale, Alberto Aliseda
TOOL FOR DISTRIBUTED PRESSURE TIME-HISTORIES OF MARINE STRUCTURES: VERIFICATION AND CASE STUDY WITH A WECCarlos Michelen, Ryan G. Coe, Yi-Hsiang Yu, Qi Wang
UPDATE ON WEC-SIM VALIDATION TESTING AND CODE DEVELOPMENTKelley Ruehl, Carlos Michelen, Yi-Hsiang Yu, Michael Lawson
WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER WITH MECHANICAL MOTION RECTIFIERChangwei Liang, Xiaofan Li, Lin Xu, Junxiao Ai, Lei Zuo
WAVE ENERGY CONVERTOR ARRAY ENVIRONMENTAL EVALUATION TOOLSCraig Jones, Samuel McWilliams, Grace Chang, Jesse Roberts
WAVE ENERGY RESOURCE CHARACTERIZATION AT THE US NAVY'S WAVE ENERGY TEST SITE, HAWAIINing Li, Kwok Fai Cheung, Patrick Cross, Luis Vega
WAVE MEASUREMENTS AT WETS: COMPARISON OF WAVERIDER AND ADCP IN-SITU RECORDSPatrick Anderson, Luis A. Vega
WAVE MODELING TEST BED FOR RESOURCE ASSESSMENTVincent S. Neary, Zhaoqing Yang, Taiping Wang, Budi Gunawan, Ann R. Dallman
WAVE RESOURCE ASSESSMENT: PREDICTING THE PEAKS OF EXTREME WAVE CONDITIONSAshley Ellenson, Tuba Özkan-Haller, James Thomson, Adam Brown, Merrick Haller, Gabriel García-Medina
WDRT: A TOOLBOX FOR DESIGN-RESPONSE ANALYSIS OF WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERSRyan G. Coe, Carlos Michelen, Aubrey Eckert-Gallup, Yi-Hsiang Yu, Jennifer van Rij
WEC AND SUPPORT BRIDGE CONTROL STRUCTURAL DYNAMIC INTERACTION ANALYSISDavid Wilson, Giorgio Bacelli, Ryan G. Coe, Rush D. Robinett III, Gareth Thomas, Daniel Linehan, David Newborn, Miguel Quintero
WEC-SIM MODEL VALIDATION OF THE AZURA PROTOTYPE DEVICEBradley A Ling, Terry Lettenmaier
WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS OF MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY DEVICES? THE STATE OF THE SCIENCE IN 2016Andrea E. Copping, Luke Hanna, Jonathan Whiting, Nichole Sather