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Offshore from fixed to floating wind farms

18-22 November 2019
Venue: DTU Wind Energy, Risø Campus, Roskilde

This 5-day winter school will focus on advances in offshore floating wind within the following range of topics:

  • Trends and opportunities for offshore floating wind energy
  • Issues related to planning and the environment
  • Wave loads on offshore floating turbines
  • Offshore wind resource assessment in deep waters
  • Mesoscale modelling of wind and waves including extreme wind and wakes
  • Operational measurements including nacelle lidar, floating lidar and SCADA for lay-out and wake
  • Design loads on floating wind turbine structures
  • Control of floating wind turbines

Charlotte Hasager (chair), Alan Wai Hou Lio, Anand Natarajan, Andrea Hahmann, Athanasios K. Barlas, Henrik Bredmose, Ignacio Marti, Kurt S. Hansen, Tom Cronin, Rozenn Wagner, Xiaoli Guo Larsén. 

The PhD Winter School is made in collaboration with NOWRIC.


Credits for the course are 2.5 ECTS. 

Additional information:

We plan hands-on exercises. Please bring your laptop.  

Cost for participants:
  • 250 euros per Ph.D. student 
  • 2000 euros per non-Ph.D. student
Deadline for registration 

15 October 2019 

Please find further information about the PhD Winter School contents here.

Please register here


Charlotte Bay Hasager
DTU Wind Energy
+45 46 77 50 14