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Laboratory scale experiments and preliminary modelling to investigate basin scale tidal stream energy extraction

@inproceedings{Stansby2013LaboratorySE,
  title={Laboratory scale experiments and preliminary modelling to investigate basin scale tidal stream energy extraction},
  author={Peter K. Stansby and S. Draper and Stephen Way and Thomas A. A. Adcock and T. Stallard},
  year={2013}
}
This paper summarizes a set of model scale experiments that were undertaken to investigate the momentum deficit imparted by strips of porous discs emulating model scale tidal stream turbine fences. This was undertaken as part of the Energy Technologies Institute PerAWAT project. In the experiments the strips were placed in (1) a uniform model scale tidal channel and (2) a model scale tidal channel containing a headland with sloping sides. Both steady and oscillatory flow experiments were… Expand
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