General Structure

As with any IEA Task, the Operating Agent will be responsible for the management of the Task and is acting as the single point of contact of the task with the IEA Wind Executive Committee (ExCo). In addition, an Advisory Board with key experts from academia and industry will assist the Operating Agent to align the workshop topics to actual needs and to keep the Task useful for the whole community. The workshops will be organized by Workshop Leaders (WL) familiar with the topic and by the Operating Agent.

 

 

Operating Agent

The Operating Agent is the executive body on the task level.

Tasks and responsibilities of the Operating Agent are:

  • Act as the single point of contact of the task with the IEA.
  • Decision for location, time, and content of general meeting.
  • Decisions for workshops topics and nomination of workshop leaders.
  • Collecting, reviewing and submitting information on the progress of the task, reports and financial statements to the IEA: Compilation of the annual progress and of the contribution to the Annual IEA Wind Report.
  • Supervision on dissemination of results: Responsible for newsletter and homepage.
  • Organization of the general meetings and Advisory Board meetings, chairing the meetings, preparing the minutes of the Advisory Board meetings.
  • Organization of the workshops in collaboration with the workshop leaders.

 

Stuttgart Wind Energy
University Of Stuttgart
Research in

  • testing and measurement
  • conceptual design and system simulation
  • control, optimization and monitoring

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Representative

David Schlipf

SWE - University of Stuttgart
Sector: Academia
Fields of Expertise: Feed Forward Control of Wind Turbines, Control of Floating Wind Turbines
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Advisory Board

The Advisory Board is the supportive body for the decision-making of the task. The Advisory Board consists of experts from academia and industry selected by the Operating Agent with a strong expertise in at least one of the four considered applications.

Tasks and responsibilities of the Advisory Board Members are:

  • Advise on decisions for location, time, and content of general meeting.
  • Advise on decisions for workshops topics and nomination of workshop leaders.
  • Overall progress control against task objectives and recommendations on modifications if deemed necessary.
  • Recommendation on integration of new experts to the board.

Julia Gottschall

Fraunhofer IWES

Sector: Academia

Fields of Expertise: Floating lidars


Focus Application: Site Assessment


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Andy Clifton

WindForS

Sector: Academia

Fields of Expertise: Wind resource measurements, lidar R&D

Focus Application: Site Assessment

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Nicolai Gayle Nygaard & Ameya Sathe

DONG Energy

Sector: End User 

Fields of Expertise: Wind resource measurements, wake measurements, turbulence measurements

Focus Application: Site Assessment & Loads and Control

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Luke Simmons

DNV GL

Sector: Certification

Fields of Expertise: power performance assessment

Focus Application: Power Performance

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Rozenn Wagner

DTU

Sector: Academia

Fields of Expertise: Power curves, standards for power performance assessment

Focus Application: Power Performance

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Ioannis Antoniou

Siemens Wind Power

Sector: Turbine Manufacturer

Fields of Expertise: Power curves

Focus Application: Power Performance

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Eric Simley

Envision Energy

Sector: Turbine Manufacturer

Fields of Expertise: lidar-assisted control, wind evolution

Focus Application: Loads and Control

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Detlef Stein

Multiversum

Sector: Consultant

Fields of Expertise: Site Assessment, Floating Lidar Systems

Focus Application: Site Assessment

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Davide Trabucchi

Forwind

Sector: Academia

Fields of Expertise: Wake measurements, scanning lidars

Focus Application: Complex Flow

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Peter Clive

SgurrEnergy

Sector: Consultant

Fields of Expertise: Scanning lidars, standards for power performance assessments

Focus Application: Complex Flow

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