METS 2017 Paper Archive

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A BAYESIAN UPDATING FRAMEWORK FOR SIMULATING MARINE ENERGY CONVERTER DRIVE TRAIN RELIABILITYFraser J. Ewing, Benson Waldron, Philipp R. Thies
A HYBRID DRIVETRAIN FOR LOW-SPEED, LINEAR WEC APPLICATIONSTimothy R. Mundon, Brian J. Rosenberg, Jennifer Vining
A SIMPLE MODEL FOR EXPLORING AND OPTIMIZING THE PERFORMANCE OF HYDROKINETIC TURBINE ARRAYSElliot Weiss, Shreyas Mandre
A SNAPSHOT OF RISK FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS OF MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY DEVELOPMENTAndrea Copping, Sharon Kramer
ACHIEVING COST REDUCTION IN THE MRE INDUSTRY; INTEGRATED DESIGN AND O&M EFFORTS AT RITEMary Ann Adonizio, Dean Corren, Jonathan Colby
ACOUSTIC CHARACTERISTICS OF TWO POINT‐ABSORBING WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERSBrian Polagye, Paul Murphy, Luis Vega, Patrick Cross
ADAPTIVE PITCH MARINE HYDROKINETIC TURBINE BLADES: EXPERIMENTAL LOADING, PERFORMANCE AND WAKE IMAGINGRamona B. Barber, Craig S. Hill, Pavel F. Babuska, Miguel Somoano, Richard Wiebe, Alberto Aliseda, Michael R. Motley
AN ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT FRAMEWORK FOR WAVE ENERGY INSTALLATIONSSamuel Mcwilliams, Kaustubha Raghukumar, Norman Maher, Craig Jones, Grace Chang, Jesse Roberts
AN EXPERIMENTAL EVALUATION OF BLOCKAGE CORRECTIONS FOR CURRENT TURBINESHannah Ross, Brian Polagye
ANGLED FLOW SIMULATIONS OF OSCILLATING FOILS FOR ENERGY HARVESTINGIsabel Scherl, Jennifer Franck
BALANCING POWER ABSORPTION AND STRUCTURAL LOADING FOR A NOVEL FIXED-BOTTOM WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER WITH NONIDEAL POWER TAKE-OFF IN REGULAR WAVESNathan Tom, Yi-Hsiang Yu, Alan Wright
BUOY GEOMETRY AND ITS INFLUENCE ON SURVIVABILITY FOR A POINT ABSORBING WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER: SCALE EXPERIMENT AND CFD SIMULATIONSJens Engström, Linnea Sjökvist, Malin Göteman, Mikael Eriksson, Martyn Hann, Edward Ransley, Deborah Greaves, Mats Leijon
CHARACTERIZING MULTI-MODAL `HEAVE' PLATESBrian J. Rosenberg, Timothy R. Mundon
CROSS-VALIDATION OF REGIONAL OCEAN MODEL TURBULENCE PREDICTIONS AND ADCP MEASUREMENTSIan Masters, Michael Togneri, Matt Lewis, Simon Neill
DEVELOPMENT AND ANALYSIS OF A REPRESENTATIVE BUOYANCY CONTROLLED OCEAN CURRENT TURBINEWilliam J. Wiard, James H. Vanzwieten
DEVELOPMENT OF A WAVE ENERGY RESOURCE CLASSIFICATION SYSTEMKevin Haas, Seongho Ahn, Vincent Neary, Sara Bredin
DOWN-WAVE WEC-ARRAY SIMULATION VERIFICATION USING A SPECTRAL WAVE MODEL (SNL-SWAN) AND BEM MODELED WAVE FIELDSAaron Porter, Cameron Mcnatt, Kelley Ruehl, Jesse Roberts
DYNAMIC LOADS ON A LABORATORY-SCALE AXIAL-FLOW TURBINECraig Hill, Katherine Van Ness, Andy Stewart, Brian Polagye, Alberto Aliseda
DYNAMICS AND POWER ABSORPTION OF A SELF-REACTING WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER WITH MECHANICAL MOTION RECTIFIERChangwei Liang, Dillon Martin, Xiaofan Li, Adam Wise, Lei Zuo, Robert Parker, Khai Ngo
EFFECT OF BLADE PITCH ON THE PERFORMANCE AND DYNAMIC LOADING OF AN AXIAL-FLOW MARINE TURBINEKatherine Van Ness, Craig Hill, Andy Stewart, Brian Polagye, Alberto Aliseda
ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING FOR MHK ENERGY: A LOOK AT FISH INTERACTIONGenevra Harker‐Klimeš, Garrett Staines, Colleen Trostle, Shari Matzner
EVALUATION OF MOTION CORRECTED OPEN OCEAN TURBULENCE MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUESRemy A. Komocsin, James H. Vanzwieten, Eric Nieves, Fraser Dalgleish, Anni Vuorenkoski-Dalgleish
EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION OF AXIAL-FLOW TURBINE ARRAYS IN SANDY CHANNELS.Mirko Musa, Craig Hill, Michael Heisel, Michele Guala
GULF STREAM MARINE HYDROKINETIC ENERGY OFF CAPE HATTERAS, NORTH CAROLINAMike Muglia, Patterson Taylor, John Bane, Harvey Seim, Sara Haines, Ruoying He, Andre Mazzoleni, Chris Vermillion
HIGH RESOLUTION TIDAL ENERGY RESOURCE ASSESSMENT IN WESTERN PASSAGE, MAINEZhaoqing Yang, Taiping Wang, Xi Feng, Huijie Xue, Levi Kilcher
METHODOLOGY TO DETERMINE THE ACE WAVE ENERGY PRIZE METRICScott Jenne, Jochem Weber, Robert Thresher, Frederick Driscoll, Diana Bull, Ann Dallman, Vince Neary, David Newborn, Miguel Quintero, Alison Labonte, Darshan Karwat
NEXT-GENERATION INTEGRATED INSTRUMENTATION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORINGEmma Dewitt Cotter, Paul Murphy, Brian Polagye
NUMERICAL MODELING OF A MULTIBODY WEC USING CONSTRAINT EQUATIONSKrishnakumar Rajagopalan, Gérard Nihous, Luis A. Vega, Patrick Cross
NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF A MOORED OCEAN CURRENT TURBINE USING NATIONAL RENEWABLE ENERGY LABORATORY TOOLSTravis Moscicki, James Vanzwieten
ON THE SELECTION OF SEA STATES IN ASSESSING EXTREME LOADS ON A WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERLance Manuel, Phong Nguyen, Jarred Canning, Ryan Coe, Aubrey C. Eckert-Gallup
OPEN OCEAN TESTING OF THE AZURA PROTOTYPE WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER IN HAWAIITerry Lettenmaier, Bradley A. Ling, Luis A. Vega, Eric Nelson
OPEN SOURCE WEC‐SIM CODE DEVELOPMENT, APPLICATION, AND RELEASEKelley Ruehl, Yi‐Hsiang Yu, Jennifer Van Rij
OPTIMIZATION OF POINT ABSORBER DESIGN IN OCEAN WAVE ENERGY CONVERSIONTaylor Mckie, Kevin Haas
PERFORMANCE OF FLOATING TWO BODY WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER WITH LINEAR AND HYDRAULIC PTO SYSTEMSSudharsan Kalidoss, Arindam Banerjee
POWER DISSIPATION ANALYSIS OF A HEAVING POINT ABSORBER EXCITED BY WAKESRobert J. Cavagnaro, Adam Brown, Jim Thomson
POWER OPTIMIZING CONTROL OF A WAVE ENERGY CONVERTER WITH A HYDRAULIC POWER TAKE OFFBradley A. Ling, Terry Lettenmaier
PROBABILISTIC WAVE PARAMETERS FOR WEC SURVIVAL ANALYSIS AT US NAVY'S WAVE ENERGY TEST SITE IN HAWAIINing Li, Kwok Fai Cheung, Patrick Cross, Luis Vega
PROGRESS ON AN INTEGRATIVE ENVIRONMENTAL AND ECOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT OF THE GULF STREAM CURRENT ENVIRONMENT OFF THE COAST OF CAPE HATTERAS, NCLindsay Dubbs, Michael Piehler, Steve Lockhart, Larisa Avens, Linda D’Anna, Matthew Waters, Jinchun Yuan
SIMULATED AND DEMONSTRATED FIELD PERFORMANCE OF A WAVE ENERGY CONVERTERCurtis Rusch, Andrew Stewart, James Joslin, Brian Polagye
SIMULATING DEBRIS IMPACTS ON HYDROKINETIC INFRASTRUCTUREA. Aliseda, A. Bagi, J.B. Johnson, P.X. Duvoy, J.L. Kasper, A. Kulchitsky, A. Montlaur
SIMULATION OF TIDAL ENERGY GENERATION BY NESTING CFD IN THE REGIONAL OCEAN MODELING SYSTEMDanny Sale, Alberto Aliseda
SIMULATIONS OF CONSTRUCTIVE INTERACTION IN OSCILLATING HYDROFOIL ARRAYSFilip Simeski, Jennifer Franck
SURVEYING ALL AVIAN AND MARINE WILDLIFE OVER A VAST AREA IN A SINGLE EFFORT USING HIGHRESOLUTION AERIAL IMAGERYAnn Pembroke, Julia Robinson Willmott, Stephanie Mcgovern
TECHNOLOGY PERFORMANCE LEVEL (TPL) ASSESSMENTDiana Bull, Ronan Costello, Aurélien Babarit, Kim Nielsen, Ben Kennedy, Claudio Bittencourt, Jesse Roberts, Jochem Weber
THE “LIVING BRIDGE” PROJECT: TIDAL ENERGY CONVERSION AT AN ESTUARINE BRIDGE POWERING SUSTAINABLE SMART INFRASTRUCTUREMartin Wosnik, Ian Gagnon, Ken Baldwin, Erin Bell
THE 2016 SEASON AT THE TANANA RIVER TEST SITENick Konefal, J.L. Kasper, P.X. Duvoy, S. Jump, A. Seitz
THE DESIGN PROCESS FOR A FLOATING PLATFORM OPERATING IN SHALLOW WATER TIDAL FLOWS WITH VERTICAL AXIS TURBINESGino Bawn, Mark Leybourne, Samuel Jeddere‐Fisher, David Leboe, Ronan Conron
THE IMPACT OF BLADE MOUNTING STRUCTURES ON CROSS-FLOW TURBINE PERFORMANCEBenjamin Strom, Brian Polagye, Noah Johnson
THE NEXT PHASE OF TETHYS AND ANNEX IV: SUPPORTING MARINE RENEWABLES WITH INFORMATION
DISSEMINATION
Jonathan Whiting, Andrea Copping
TURBULENCE MEASUREMENTS IN THE WESTERN PASSAGE OF MAINELevi Kilcher, Lillie Ogden
UPDATED TIDAL ENERGY FEASIBILITY RESOURCE ASSESSMENT FOR THE UNITED STATESAlexandra Muscalus, Kevin Haas, Levi Kilcher, Heidi Tinnesand
VERIFICATION AND VALIDATION OF A NUMERICAL WAVE TANK USING WAVES2FOAMChris Chartrand, Nima Fathi
WAKE DEVELOPMENT BEHIND A THREE BLADED MARINE HYDROKINETIC TURBINE IN A TURBULENT FREESTREAMAshwin Vinod, Angela Lawrence, Arindam Banerjee
WAVE BREAKING DURING STORMS AT THE PACIFIC MARINE ENERGY CENTERAdam Brown, Jim Thomson, Tuba Ozkan-Haller, Merrick Haller, Ashley Ellenson
WAVE ENERGY PRIZE EXPERIMENTAL SEA STATE SELECTION FOR THE BENEFIT-TO-EFFORT THRESHOLD METRIC, ACEDiana Bull, Ann R. Dallman
WAVE ENERGY PRIZE TESTING AND DATA ANALYSIS OVERVIEWFrederick Driscoll, Lee Jay Fingersh, Jochem Weber, Budi Gunawan, Kelley Ruehl, Diana Bull, Ann Dallman, David Newborn, Miguel Quintero, Alison Labonte, Darshan Karwat
WAVE-MEASURING PERFORMANCE CHARACTERISTICS OF SPOONDRIFT SPOTTERKaustubha Raghukumar, Grace Chang, Frank Spada, Craig Jones, Wheeler Gans, Tim Janssen
WEC SYSTEM IDENTIFICATION AND MODEL VALIDATIONGiorgio Bacelli, Ryan G. Coe