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University of Edinburgh

1. Lavidas, George. Wave energy resource modelling and energy pattern identification using a spectral wave model.

Degree: PhD, 2016, University of Edinburgh

 The benefits of the Oceans and Seas have been exploited by societies for many centuries; the marine offshore and naval sectors have been the predominant… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: 621.31; wave modelling; wave energy; wave statistics; energy economics; renewable energy

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APA (6th Edition):

Lavidas, G. (2016). Wave energy resource modelling and energy pattern identification using a spectral wave model. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/25506

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Lavidas, George. “Wave energy resource modelling and energy pattern identification using a spectral wave model.” 2016. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/25506.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Lavidas, George. “Wave energy resource modelling and energy pattern identification using a spectral wave model.” 2016. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Lavidas G. Wave energy resource modelling and energy pattern identification using a spectral wave model. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2016. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/25506.

Council of Science Editors:

Lavidas G. Wave energy resource modelling and energy pattern identification using a spectral wave model. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2016. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/25506

2. McNatt, James Cameron. Cylindrical linear water waves and their application to the wave-body problem.

Degree: PhD, 2016, University of Edinburgh

 The interaction between water waves and a floating or fixed body is bi-directional: wave forces act on and cause motion in the body, and the… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: 621.31; linear wave theory; cylindrical waves; wave energy converter; WEC

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APA (6th Edition):

McNatt, J. C. (2016). Cylindrical linear water waves and their application to the wave-body problem. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/20378

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

McNatt, James Cameron. “Cylindrical linear water waves and their application to the wave-body problem.” 2016. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/20378.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

McNatt, James Cameron. “Cylindrical linear water waves and their application to the wave-body problem.” 2016. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

McNatt JC. Cylindrical linear water waves and their application to the wave-body problem. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2016. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/20378.

Council of Science Editors:

McNatt JC. Cylindrical linear water waves and their application to the wave-body problem. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2016. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/20378


University of Edinburgh

3. Norris, Luke. On The Implications of Atmospheric Gravity Waves on Wind Power.

Degree: 2011, University of Edinburgh

 In view of the rapidly rising cost of fossil fuels and concerns over climate change, there can be little doubt that renewable energy is to… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: Atmospheric Gravity Wave; Wind Energy; WindSim; MODIS

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APA (6th Edition):

Norris, L. (2011). On The Implications of Atmospheric Gravity Waves on Wind Power. (Thesis). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5189

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Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Norris, Luke. “On The Implications of Atmospheric Gravity Waves on Wind Power.” 2011. Thesis, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5189.

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Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Norris, Luke. “On The Implications of Atmospheric Gravity Waves on Wind Power.” 2011. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Norris L. On The Implications of Atmospheric Gravity Waves on Wind Power. [Internet] [Thesis]. University of Edinburgh; 2011. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5189.

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Council of Science Editors:

Norris L. On The Implications of Atmospheric Gravity Waves on Wind Power. [Thesis]. University of Edinburgh; 2011. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5189

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University of Edinburgh

4. Nambiar, Anup Jayaprakash. Coordinated control and network integration of wave power farms.

Degree: PhD, 2012, University of Edinburgh

 Significant progress has been made in the development of wave energy converters (WECs) during recent years, with prototypes and farms of WECs being installed in… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: 621.31; control; wave power; wave energy converters; renewable energy; power system; farm

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APA (6th Edition):

Nambiar, A. J. (2012). Coordinated control and network integration of wave power farms. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7712

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Nambiar, Anup Jayaprakash. “Coordinated control and network integration of wave power farms.” 2012. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7712.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Nambiar, Anup Jayaprakash. “Coordinated control and network integration of wave power farms.” 2012. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Nambiar AJ. Coordinated control and network integration of wave power farms. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2012. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7712.

Council of Science Editors:

Nambiar AJ. Coordinated control and network integration of wave power farms. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2012. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7712


University of Edinburgh

5. Crossley, George Robert Northcote. Quantification of uncertainty in sub-sea acoustic measurement, and validation of wave-current kinematics, at a tidal energy site.

Degree: PhD, 2018, University of Edinburgh

 As developers seek to convert the energy of the tides into electricity, sub-sea turbines must be designed to perform well in increasingly harsh conditions. Such… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: ADCP; tidal energy; wave-current; oceanology; ocean energy

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APA (6th Edition):

Crossley, G. R. N. (2018). Quantification of uncertainty in sub-sea acoustic measurement, and validation of wave-current kinematics, at a tidal energy site. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31541

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Crossley, George Robert Northcote. “Quantification of uncertainty in sub-sea acoustic measurement, and validation of wave-current kinematics, at a tidal energy site.” 2018. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31541.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Crossley, George Robert Northcote. “Quantification of uncertainty in sub-sea acoustic measurement, and validation of wave-current kinematics, at a tidal energy site.” 2018. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Crossley GRN. Quantification of uncertainty in sub-sea acoustic measurement, and validation of wave-current kinematics, at a tidal energy site. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2018. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31541.

Council of Science Editors:

Crossley GRN. Quantification of uncertainty in sub-sea acoustic measurement, and validation of wave-current kinematics, at a tidal energy site. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2018. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31541


University of Edinburgh

6. Lin, Chia-Po. Experimental studies of the hydrodynamic characteristics of a sloped wave energy device.

Degree: 2000, University of Edinburgh

 Many wave energy convertors are designed to use either vertical (heave) or horizontal (surge) movements of waves. But the frequency response of small heaving buoys… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: 621.31; hydrodynamics; wave energy; energy conversion

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APA (6th Edition):

Lin, C. (2000). Experimental studies of the hydrodynamic characteristics of a sloped wave energy device. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7521

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Lin, Chia-Po. “Experimental studies of the hydrodynamic characteristics of a sloped wave energy device.” 2000. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7521.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Lin, Chia-Po. “Experimental studies of the hydrodynamic characteristics of a sloped wave energy device.” 2000. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Lin C. Experimental studies of the hydrodynamic characteristics of a sloped wave energy device. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2000. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7521.

Council of Science Editors:

Lin C. Experimental studies of the hydrodynamic characteristics of a sloped wave energy device. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2000. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7521


University of Edinburgh

7. Maguire, Andrew Eoghan. Hydrodynamics, control and numerical modelling of absorbing wavemakers.

Degree: PhD, 2011, University of Edinburgh

 This research investigates the effects that geometry and control have on the absorption characteristics of active wavemakers and looks at the feasibility of modelling these… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: 627; wave energy; control; CFD; wavemaker; WEC control; hydrodynamics

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APA (6th Edition):

Maguire, A. E. (2011). Hydrodynamics, control and numerical modelling of absorbing wavemakers. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5780

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Maguire, Andrew Eoghan. “Hydrodynamics, control and numerical modelling of absorbing wavemakers.” 2011. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5780.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Maguire, Andrew Eoghan. “Hydrodynamics, control and numerical modelling of absorbing wavemakers.” 2011. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Maguire AE. Hydrodynamics, control and numerical modelling of absorbing wavemakers. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2011. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5780.

Council of Science Editors:

Maguire AE. Hydrodynamics, control and numerical modelling of absorbing wavemakers. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2011. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5780


University of Edinburgh

8. Quinn, Eoghan. A comparative analysis of the environmental impacts of a Pelamis Wave Energy device with existing off shore developments and installations.

Degree: 2011, University of Edinburgh

 Scotland is currently at the forefront of development and expansion of wave energy, especially with recent renewable energy targets. Research and development has increased greatly… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: Wave Energy; Environmental Impact; Pelamis; EMF; Noise; Scotland

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APA (6th Edition):

Quinn, E. (2011). A comparative analysis of the environmental impacts of a Pelamis Wave Energy device with existing off shore developments and installations. (Thesis). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5221

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Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Quinn, Eoghan. “A comparative analysis of the environmental impacts of a Pelamis Wave Energy device with existing off shore developments and installations.” 2011. Thesis, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5221.

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Quinn, Eoghan. “A comparative analysis of the environmental impacts of a Pelamis Wave Energy device with existing off shore developments and installations.” 2011. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Quinn E. A comparative analysis of the environmental impacts of a Pelamis Wave Energy device with existing off shore developments and installations. [Internet] [Thesis]. University of Edinburgh; 2011. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5221.

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Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

Council of Science Editors:

Quinn E. A comparative analysis of the environmental impacts of a Pelamis Wave Energy device with existing off shore developments and installations. [Thesis]. University of Edinburgh; 2011. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5221

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Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation


University of Edinburgh

9. Barajas Solano, José Ignacio. Novel active magnetic bearings for direct drive C-Gen linear generator.

Degree: PhD, 2017, University of Edinburgh

 This document presents a novel active magnetic levitation system. In the pursued of this endeavour different topics related with wave energy were explore. Climate change… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: magnetic bearings; MagLev; wave energy converter; linear generators; Halbach Array

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APA (6th Edition):

Barajas Solano, J. I. (2017). Novel active magnetic bearings for direct drive C-Gen linear generator. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/28900

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Barajas Solano, José Ignacio. “Novel active magnetic bearings for direct drive C-Gen linear generator.” 2017. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/28900.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Barajas Solano, José Ignacio. “Novel active magnetic bearings for direct drive C-Gen linear generator.” 2017. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Barajas Solano JI. Novel active magnetic bearings for direct drive C-Gen linear generator. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2017. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/28900.

Council of Science Editors:

Barajas Solano JI. Novel active magnetic bearings for direct drive C-Gen linear generator. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2017. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/28900


University of Edinburgh

10. Gonzalez Perez, Miryam Guadalupe. Scaling up virtual MIMO systems.

Degree: PhD, 2018, University of Edinburgh

 Multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) systems are a mature technology that has been incorporated into current wireless broadband standards to improve the channel capacity and link reliability.… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: mimo systems; millimetre wave; energy efficiency; inhomogeneous systems

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APA (6th Edition):

Gonzalez Perez, M. G. (2018). Scaling up virtual MIMO systems. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31321

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Gonzalez Perez, Miryam Guadalupe. “Scaling up virtual MIMO systems.” 2018. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31321.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Gonzalez Perez, Miryam Guadalupe. “Scaling up virtual MIMO systems.” 2018. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Gonzalez Perez MG. Scaling up virtual MIMO systems. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2018. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31321.

Council of Science Editors:

Gonzalez Perez MG. Scaling up virtual MIMO systems. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2018. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31321


University of Edinburgh

11. Steynor, Jeffrey Robert. Minimising the lifetime carbon and energy intensities of the Oyster wave energy converter.

Degree: PhD, 2014, University of Edinburgh

 Converting energy from ocean waves is an exciting concept aimed at reducing our dependency on fossil fuels. Ocean energy devices must convert the large forces… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: 621.31; wave energy; Oyster; parametric; hydraulics; Morison; performance; hydrodynamic

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APA (6th Edition):

Steynor, J. R. (2014). Minimising the lifetime carbon and energy intensities of the Oyster wave energy converter. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/17959

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Steynor, Jeffrey Robert. “Minimising the lifetime carbon and energy intensities of the Oyster wave energy converter.” 2014. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/17959.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Steynor, Jeffrey Robert. “Minimising the lifetime carbon and energy intensities of the Oyster wave energy converter.” 2014. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Steynor JR. Minimising the lifetime carbon and energy intensities of the Oyster wave energy converter. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2014. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/17959.

Council of Science Editors:

Steynor JR. Minimising the lifetime carbon and energy intensities of the Oyster wave energy converter. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2014. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/17959


University of Edinburgh

12. Hodgins, Neil. High speed electrical power takeoff for oscillating water columns.

Degree: PhD, 2010, University of Edinburgh

 This thesis describes research into electrical power takeoff mechanisms for Oscillating Water Column (OWC) wave energy devices. The OWC application is studied and possible alternatives… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: 621.31; renewable marine power thermal machines; wave energy; thermal modelling

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APA (6th Edition):

Hodgins, N. (2010). High speed electrical power takeoff for oscillating water columns. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/4642

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Hodgins, Neil. “High speed electrical power takeoff for oscillating water columns.” 2010. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/4642.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Hodgins, Neil. “High speed electrical power takeoff for oscillating water columns.” 2010. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Hodgins N. High speed electrical power takeoff for oscillating water columns. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2010. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/4642.

Council of Science Editors:

Hodgins N. High speed electrical power takeoff for oscillating water columns. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2010. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/4642

13. Teh, Hee Min. Hydrodynamic performance of free surface semicircular breakwaters.

Degree: PhD, 2013, University of Edinburgh

 Different types of breakwaters have been developed in the past for the protection of valuable coastal property, commercial activity and beach morphology. Among these, gravity-type… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: breakwater; wave transmission; wave reflection; energy dissipation

…the breakwater’s chamber wave climate coefficient at the front of the breakwater energy… …semicircular caisson with a wave screen water depth incident wave energy loss energy Reflected wave… …energy Transmitted wave energy the measured negative peak horizontal forces under wave troughs… …wave energy suppression has been a rubble mound breakwater that has a broad base and a narrow… …highly reflective to the incident waves if wave energy absorbing features are not inherited in… 

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APA (6th Edition):

Teh, H. M. (2013). Hydrodynamic performance of free surface semicircular breakwaters. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7652

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Teh, Hee Min. “Hydrodynamic performance of free surface semicircular breakwaters.” 2013. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7652.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Teh, Hee Min. “Hydrodynamic performance of free surface semicircular breakwaters.” 2013. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Teh HM. Hydrodynamic performance of free surface semicircular breakwaters. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2013. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7652.

Council of Science Editors:

Teh HM. Hydrodynamic performance of free surface semicircular breakwaters. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2013. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7652


University of Edinburgh

14. McCallum, Peter Duncan. Numerical methods for modelling the viscous effects on the interactions between multiple wave energy converters.

Degree: PhD, 2017, University of Edinburgh

 The vast and rich body of literature covering the numerical modelling of hydrodynamic floating body systems has demonstrated their great power and versatility when applied… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: wave energy converter; computational fluid dynamics; wave energy array; viscous effects; nonlinear effects; numerical ventilation; boundary element method; time-domain modelling; WAMIT; Star-CCM

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APA (6th Edition):

McCallum, P. D. (2017). Numerical methods for modelling the viscous effects on the interactions between multiple wave energy converters. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/28906

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

McCallum, Peter Duncan. “Numerical methods for modelling the viscous effects on the interactions between multiple wave energy converters.” 2017. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/28906.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

McCallum, Peter Duncan. “Numerical methods for modelling the viscous effects on the interactions between multiple wave energy converters.” 2017. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

McCallum PD. Numerical methods for modelling the viscous effects on the interactions between multiple wave energy converters. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2017. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/28906.

Council of Science Editors:

McCallum PD. Numerical methods for modelling the viscous effects on the interactions between multiple wave energy converters. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2017. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/28906


University of Edinburgh

15. Bailey, Helen Louise. Effect of a nonlinear power take off on a wave energy converter.

Degree: PhD, 2011, University of Edinburgh

 This thesis is titled The influence of a nonlinear Power Take Off on a Wave Energy Converter. It looks at the effect that having a… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: 621.31; nonlinear Power Take Off; Wave Energy Converter; relative heave motion; relative velocities

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APA (6th Edition):

Bailey, H. L. (2011). Effect of a nonlinear power take off on a wave energy converter. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5741

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Bailey, Helen Louise. “Effect of a nonlinear power take off on a wave energy converter.” 2011. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5741.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Bailey, Helen Louise. “Effect of a nonlinear power take off on a wave energy converter.” 2011. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Bailey HL. Effect of a nonlinear power take off on a wave energy converter. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2011. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5741.

Council of Science Editors:

Bailey HL. Effect of a nonlinear power take off on a wave energy converter. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2011. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5741

16. Crozier, Richard Carson. Optimisation and comparison of integrated models of direct-drive linear machines for wave energy conversion.

Degree: PhD, 2014, University of Edinburgh

 Combined electrical and structural models of five types of permanent magnet linear electrical machines suitable for direct-drive power take-off on wave energy applications are presented.… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: 621.31; linear generators; wave energy

…of Integrated Models of Direct-Drive Linear Machines For Wave Energy Conversion ix 2.1.5.1… …Wave Energy Conversion x 4 Experimental Validation of the Snapper Machine 72 4.1… …Optimisation and Comparison of Integrated Models of Direct-Drive Linear Machines For Wave Energy… …of Direct-Drive Linear Machines For Wave Energy Conversion xii 6.3.5 6.3.6 6.4… …Direct-Drive Linear Machines For Wave Energy Conversion xiv 2.12 Cross-sections of examples of… 

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Crozier, R. C. (2014). Optimisation and comparison of integrated models of direct-drive linear machines for wave energy conversion. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/8988

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Crozier, Richard Carson. “Optimisation and comparison of integrated models of direct-drive linear machines for wave energy conversion.” 2014. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/8988.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Crozier, Richard Carson. “Optimisation and comparison of integrated models of direct-drive linear machines for wave energy conversion.” 2014. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Crozier RC. Optimisation and comparison of integrated models of direct-drive linear machines for wave energy conversion. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2014. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/8988.

Council of Science Editors:

Crozier RC. Optimisation and comparison of integrated models of direct-drive linear machines for wave energy conversion. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2014. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/8988


University of Edinburgh

17. Wilkinson, Laurie Fletcher. Assessment of a nearshore modular flap-type wave energy converter.

Degree: PhD, 2018, University of Edinburgh

 This thesis presents an assessment of a modular flap-type wave energy converter. Comparisons are made to an equivalent width rigid device. All quoted relative difference… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: modular flap-type wave energy converter; width rigid device; power capture; foundation loads; off-angle waves

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APA (6th Edition):

Wilkinson, L. F. (2018). Assessment of a nearshore modular flap-type wave energy converter. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31163

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Wilkinson, Laurie Fletcher. “Assessment of a nearshore modular flap-type wave energy converter.” 2018. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31163.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Wilkinson, Laurie Fletcher. “Assessment of a nearshore modular flap-type wave energy converter.” 2018. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Wilkinson LF. Assessment of a nearshore modular flap-type wave energy converter. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2018. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31163.

Council of Science Editors:

Wilkinson LF. Assessment of a nearshore modular flap-type wave energy converter. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2018. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31163


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18. Anderlini, Enrico. Control of wave energy converters using machine learning strategies.

Degree: Thesis (Eng.D.), 2017, University of Edinburgh

Wave energy converters are devices that are designed to extract power from ocean waves. Existing wave energy converter technologies are not financially viable yet. Control… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: 621.3; wave energy converters; single isolated devices; time-averaged approach; control schemes; linear hydrodynamics; reinforcement learning

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APA (6th Edition):

Anderlini, E. (2017). Control of wave energy converters using machine learning strategies. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31112

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Anderlini, Enrico. “Control of wave energy converters using machine learning strategies.” 2017. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31112.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Anderlini, Enrico. “Control of wave energy converters using machine learning strategies.” 2017. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Anderlini E. Control of wave energy converters using machine learning strategies. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2017. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31112.

Council of Science Editors:

Anderlini E. Control of wave energy converters using machine learning strategies. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2017. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/31112

19. Lucas, Jorge. Dynamics of a horizontal cylinder oscillating as a wave energy converter about an off-centred axis.

Degree: PhD, 2011, University of Edinburgh

 The hydrodynamic properties of a horizontal cylinder which is free to pitch about an off-centred axis are studied and used to derive the equations of… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: 621.31; wave energy; wave energy converter; Edinburgh duck; hydrodynamic force on cylinders; WAMIT; multibody

…xxxi 1 Introduction 1 1.1 Some facts about wave energy… …6 2 Background review 9 2.1 The Edinburgh Duck wave energy converter… …3 1.4 Classification based on the working principle of wave energy-converter devices… …Examples of wave energy-converters. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 2.1 Duck… …pneumatic damper horizontal centre line. E Average energy density of a wave per unit area. e… 

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APA (6th Edition):

Lucas, J. (2011). Dynamics of a horizontal cylinder oscillating as a wave energy converter about an off-centred axis. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5679

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Lucas, Jorge. “Dynamics of a horizontal cylinder oscillating as a wave energy converter about an off-centred axis.” 2011. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5679.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Lucas, Jorge. “Dynamics of a horizontal cylinder oscillating as a wave energy converter about an off-centred axis.” 2011. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Lucas J. Dynamics of a horizontal cylinder oscillating as a wave energy converter about an off-centred axis. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2011. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5679.

Council of Science Editors:

Lucas J. Dynamics of a horizontal cylinder oscillating as a wave energy converter about an off-centred axis. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2011. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5679

20. Caraher, Sarah. Bearing options, including design and testing, for direct drive linear generators in wave energy converters.

Degree: 2011, University of Edinburgh

 The key focus of this research was to investigate the bearing options most suited to operation in a novel direct drive linear generator. This was… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: 621.89; bearings; direct drive; linear generator; wave energy device

…resource in terms of wave energy flux per from CWE (2011) . 2 1.2 Examples of… …244 244 245 245 246 247 247 247 248 248 Appendices A Wave forces on WEC’s for Bearing… …Sizing 250 CONTENTS xiii A.1 Wave Load Theory… …250 A.2 MATLAB CODE: Wave Forces . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 251 A.2.1 A.2.2… …Loads from the Translator: . . . . . . . . 261 B.2.3 Motion related energy losses in the… 

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APA (6th Edition):

Caraher, S. (2011). Bearing options, including design and testing, for direct drive linear generators in wave energy converters. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5740

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Caraher, Sarah. “Bearing options, including design and testing, for direct drive linear generators in wave energy converters.” 2011. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5740.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Caraher, Sarah. “Bearing options, including design and testing, for direct drive linear generators in wave energy converters.” 2011. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Caraher S. Bearing options, including design and testing, for direct drive linear generators in wave energy converters. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2011. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5740.

Council of Science Editors:

Caraher S. Bearing options, including design and testing, for direct drive linear generators in wave energy converters. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2011. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5740

21. Child, Benjamin Frederick Martin. On the configuration of arrays of floating wave energy converters.

Degree: PhD, 2011, University of Edinburgh

 In this thesis, certain issues relating to a number of wave energy absorbers operating in the same vicinity are investigated. Specifically, arrangements of the devices… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: 621.31; wave energy; array optimisation; parabolic intersection; genetic algorithm

…List of figures 1.1 1.2 1.3 Various wave energy devices… …Point absorber’ wave energy devices. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ‘Multiple-float… …wave energy devices. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 7 10 3.1 3.2 Definition… …configuration of an array of floating wave energy converters be chosen so that gains in absorbed power… …technical readers alike. 1.2 1.2.1 Wave energy Motivation Around the world, there is a growing… 

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APA (6th Edition):

Child, B. F. M. (2011). On the configuration of arrays of floating wave energy converters. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5792

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Child, Benjamin Frederick Martin. “On the configuration of arrays of floating wave energy converters.” 2011. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5792.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Child, Benjamin Frederick Martin. “On the configuration of arrays of floating wave energy converters.” 2011. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Child BFM. On the configuration of arrays of floating wave energy converters. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2011. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5792.

Council of Science Editors:

Child BFM. On the configuration of arrays of floating wave energy converters. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2011. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/5792

22. Pascal, Remy Claude Rene. Quantification of the influence of directional sea state parameters over the performances of wave energy converters.

Degree: PhD, 2012, University of Edinburgh

 Accurate predictions of the annual energy yield from wave energy converters are essential to the development of the wave industry. The current method based on… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: 621.31; wave energy converters; sea state parameters; MMLM; OWC

…value of x integral part of x Oscillating water column Wave energy converter tank depth → − A… …z x x OWC WEC d Notation related to energy spectra, wave elevation and wave amplitudes… …spectra between two points M and N wave amplitude related to the frequency-direction energy… …related to wave spectrum parameters significant wave height energy period zero-crossing period… …decreasing importance of the wave system: the energy period TE of the dominant wave systems becomes… 

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APA (6th Edition):

Pascal, R. C. R. (2012). Quantification of the influence of directional sea state parameters over the performances of wave energy converters. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7653

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Pascal, Remy Claude Rene. “Quantification of the influence of directional sea state parameters over the performances of wave energy converters.” 2012. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Edinburgh. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7653.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Pascal, Remy Claude Rene. “Quantification of the influence of directional sea state parameters over the performances of wave energy converters.” 2012. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Vancouver:

Pascal RCR. Quantification of the influence of directional sea state parameters over the performances of wave energy converters. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2012. [cited 2019 Aug 23]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7653.

Council of Science Editors:

Pascal RCR. Quantification of the influence of directional sea state parameters over the performances of wave energy converters. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Edinburgh; 2012. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1842/7653

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