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Green Energy and Technology

Introduction to Wind Energy Systems

Basics, Technology and Operation

Authors: Wagner, Hermann-Josef, Mathur, Jyotirmay

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  • Presents the basic concepts of wind energy
  • Suitable for beginners in this field
  • Includes detailed illustrations
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This monograph addresses the needs of readers interested in wind energy converters. The authors achieve to strike a balance between a concise presentation of the material and a detailed book for experts in the field. The book covers aspects such as design and technical challenges of wind converters, but also policy issues as well as life cycle assessment considerations. 

In the past few decades, growth in the wind energy sector has been most phenomenal among all renewable energy resources. In this context, it is nearly universally agreed that wind energy can definitely play an important part in ensuring a sustainable future.The topic is highly interdisciplinary and requires an accessible format for non-experts. Hence, this compact version is suitable for many students and practitioners who intend to read concisely on wind energy. 

About the authors

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hermann-Josef Wagner is Professor for Energy Systems and Energy Economics at the Ruhr-University of Bochum, Germany. He worked as a scientist for the Research Centre Juelich, for the German Parliament and for different universities. His relevant experiences are on the fields on energy systems analysis, renewable energies like wind energy and life cycle analysis. He is engaged as chairman of Energy and Environment in German Association of Engineers. He was also admitted as member by the German Academy of Science Leopoldina. The German President decorated him for his engagement with the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany.

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email: lee@lee.ruhr-uni-bochum.de

Dr.-Ing. Jyotirmay Mathur is a mechanical engineer postgraduate in energy studies from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India; and doctorate from University of Essen, Germany. He specializes in the areas of renewable energy systems, energy policy modelling and energy efficiency. Working as Associate Professor in the Malaviya National Institute of Technology in Jaipur, and Head of the Centre for Energy and Environment. Dr. Mathur has been founder coordinator of the postgraduate program in energy engineering and another program in renewable energy at his institute. He is involved with several committees of national importance in India.

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email: jyotirmay.mathur@gmail.com and  jyotirmay@mnit.ac.in

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

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eBook 91,62 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-68804-6
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Hardcover 114,39 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-68803-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Softcover 114,39 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-88660-2
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Introduction to Wind Energy Systems
Book Subtitle
Basics, Technology and Operation
Authors
Series Title
Green Energy and Technology
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-68804-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-68804-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-68803-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-88660-2
Series ISSN
1865-3529
Edition Number
3
Number of Pages
XV, 105
Number of Illustrations
41 b/w illustrations, 1 illustrations in colour
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