Wind Energy Course for Complete Beginners

Learn the Fundamentals of Wind Energy Systems With Step By Step Examples Without Any Previous Knowledge

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"Complete Wind Energy Course for Electrical Engineering"

The only course out there with everything you need to know everything about Wind Energy from A to Z

Throughout the course you will learn:

  • Types of wind turbines.
  • Rotor solidity and selection of the number of rotor blades.
  • Gearbox in wind turbines.
  • The power extracted by the turbine from the wind.
  • Betz limit and maximum rotor efficiency.
  • Factors affecting wind speed and density.
  • Applied force on the wind turbine, torque coefficient, and the importance of the TSR.
  • Wind turbine generator characteristics.
  • Effect of the rotor diameter and generator size on power.
  • Wind turbines spacing.
  • Wind farm feasibility study.
  • Weibull and Rayleigh probability density functions.
  • Determination of Weibull parameters.
  • Determination of Weibull parameters using the graphical method.
  • Aerodynamics of wind turbines.
  • Pitch-controlled wind turbines.
  • Passive stall controlled wind turbines.
  • Active stall controlled wind turbines.
  • Maximum power point tracking in wind turbines.
  • Tip speed ratio (TSR) control.
  • Optimal torque control (OT) MPPT algorithm.
  • Power signal feedback (PSF) control.
  • Perturbation and observation (P&O) or hill-climb searching (HCS).
  • Electricity generation using wind turbines.
  • Permanent magnet synchronous generator (PMSG).
  • Wound rotor synchronous generator (WRSG).
  • Doubly-fed induction generator (DFIG).
  • Brushless permanent magnet DC generator (PMDC).
  • Squirrel-cage induction generator.
  • Wound rotor induction generator.
  • Tubular steel wind turbine tower.
  • Lattice wind turbine tower.
  • Concrete wind turbine tower.
  • Hybrid wind turbine tower.
  • Brakes in the wind turbine.
  • Rotor brakes in the wind turbine.
  • Pitch drive or aerodynamic brakes in the wind turbine.
  • Simulation of a wind turbine system using the ETAP program.
  • MATLAB simulation of the wind turbine.
  • Cp plotting and lookup table in MATLAB.
  • MPPT in MATLAB Simulink.

After Taking This Course, You Will Be Able To

  • Understand everything about wind energy systems such as the basic components, factors affecting the wind generation, the different probability distribution functions used to represent wind data, and wind feasibility study.
  • Understand different types of control systems used in the wind turbine and the different types of electrical generators utilized.
  • You will be able to simulate the wind turbine system in both ETAP and MATLAB programs.

If you've been looking for ONE COURSE with in-depth insight into Wind Energy, take this course.

Course Curriculum

  ETAP Simulation for a Wind Energy System
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⚡️ You will also get the slides for the Wind Energy Course for those who are interested in them or having them as a revision for themselves⚡️

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✔️ 231 Pages of Wind Energy Course Slides.

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Your Instructor

Ahmed Mahdy
Ahmed Mahdy
I am Ahmed Mahdy an electrical power engineer, researcher, and the founder of Khadija Academy. I am also an electrical bestselling instructor at more than 30 platforms, teaching electrical engineering, and have helped more than 60,000 students from nearly 189 countries achieve career success with simple and easy courses. In addition to having a YouTube educational engineering channel called" Khadija Academy", where I regularly post videos related to electrical engineering. Moreover, I am also an author on Amazon having 15 books about electrical engineering. In 2018, I was nominated among the top 10% of instructors on Udemy, besides currently ranking among the top instructors in the engineering sector of Udemy.

Some of my published research works in the top electrical engineering journals worldwide:

1- Transient stability improvement of wave energy conversion systems connected to power grid using anti-windup-coot optimization strategy - Energy Journal - Impact Factor of 8.9.

2- Nonlinear Modeling and Real-Time Simulation of a Grid-Connected AWS Wave Energy Conversion System - IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy - Impact Factor of 8.3.

3- Modeling and optimal operation of hybrid wave energy and PV system feeding supercharging stations based on golden jackal optimal control strategy - Energy Journal - Impact Factor of 8.9.

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