ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: September 1, 2018
OpenFOAM for Wind Energy Engineering: How to use the Open-Source Toolbox for Wind Energy-Related CFD Simulations
By (author) Bernhard Stoevesandt; By (author) Jonas Schmidt; By (author) Hassan Kassem; By (author) Matthias Schramm; By (author) Bastian Dose; By (author) Hamid Rahimi
OpenFOAM for Wind Energy Engineering: How to Use the Open-Source Toolbox for Wind Energy-Related CFD Simulations is a concise, approachable and clear guide for wind engineers and students facing the steep learning curve associated with using this powerful, yet complex, software. The book addresses the specific problems and challenges users encounter when using OpenFOAM for wind energy applications and provides solutions and/or approaches to solutions that are dependent on the problem. The book is an essential introduction to an important open-source tool that was written specifically to meet the information needs of wind industry professionals, researchers and graduate students studying wind energy.