Bill Leithead

Prof

  • United Kingdom

1992 …2020

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Research Output

2020

Distributed control of wind farm power set points to minimise fatigue loads

Stock, A., Cole, M., Leithead, B. & Amos, L., 27 Jul 2020, 2020 American Control Conference (ACC). Piscataway, N.J.: IEEE, 7 p. (American Control Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

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15 Downloads (Pure)
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1 Citation (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)

Offshore multi-purpose platforms for a Blue Growth: a technological, environmental and socio-economic review

Abhinav, K. A., Collu, M., Benjamins, S., Cai, H., Hughes, A., Jiang, B., Jude, S., Leithead, W., Lin, C., Liu, H., Recalde-Camacho, L., Serpetti, N., Sun, K., Wilson, B., Yue, H. & Zhou, B-Z., 10 Sep 2020, In : Science of the Total Environment. 734, 138256.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2019

Effect of wind flow direction on the loads at wind farm

Kazacoks, R., Amos, L. J. & Leithead, W., 18 Jan 2019. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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31 Downloads (Pure)
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1 Citation (Scopus)
9 Downloads (Pure)

Hybrid renewable energy systems sizing for offshore multi-purpose platforms

Recalde, L., Yue, H., Leithead, W., Anaya-Lara, O., Liu, H. & You, J., 9 Jun 2019. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

3 Citations (Scopus)

The X-rotor offshore wind turbine concept

Leithead, W., Camciuc, A., Kazemi Amiri, A. & Carroll, J., 24 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series . 1356 , 10 p., 012031.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

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16 Downloads (Pure)
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21 Downloads (Pure)
2018

Control oriented modelling of a wind turbine and farm

Hur, S. & Leithead, B., 19 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1037, 6, p. 1-9 9 p., 062020.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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20 Downloads (Pure)

Dynamic wind power plant control for system integration

Campos-Gaona, D., Anaya-Lara, O. & Leithead, W., 19 Jun 2018. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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53 Downloads (Pure)

Feedforward control for wind turbine load reduction with pseudo-LIDAR measurement

Bao, J., Yue, H., Leithead, W. E. & Wang, J., 2 Mar 2018, In : International Journal of Automation and Computing. 15, 2, p. 142-155 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
41 Downloads (Pure)

Novel concept of renewables association with synchronous generation for enhancing the provision of ancillary services

Attya, A. B., Anaya-Lara, O. & Leithead, W. E., 1 Nov 2018, In : Applied Energy. 229, p. 1035-1047 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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8 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Reduction of unwanted swings and motions in floating wind turbines

Recalde, L. F. & Leithead, W. E., 22 May 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference Contribution

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Wind turbine Cpmax and drivetrain-losses estimation using Gaussian process machine learning

Hart, E., Leithead, W. E. & Feuchtwang, J., 19 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1037, 8 p., 032024.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference Contribution

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1 Citation (Scopus)
34 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Coordinated reactive power compensation strategy for doubly-fed induction generation wind turbines

Nieradzinska, K., Campos-Gaona, D., Anaya-Lara, O., Bertram, D. & Leithead, W., 19 Jun 2017, 2nd Renewable Energy Sources - Research and Business RESRB 2017 conference: Book of Abstracts. Wrocław, Poland, 2 p. RESRB2017.0022

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

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46 Downloads (Pure)

Detection and compensation of anomalous conditions in a wind turbine

Hur, S., Recalde-Camacho, L. & Leithead, W. E., 1 Apr 2017, In : Energy. 124, p. 74-86 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Citations (Scopus)
46 Downloads (Pure)
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14 Citations (Scopus)
223 Downloads (Pure)

Generator response following as a primary frequency response control strategy for VSC-HVDC connected offshore wind farms

McGill, R., Torres-Olguin, R., Anaya-Lara, O. & Leithead, W., 15 Dec 2017, In : Energy Procedia. 137, p. 108–118 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
182 Downloads (Pure)

Modelling and analysis of controlled aeroelastic tailoring blade wind turbine

Binti Hussain, R., Yue, H., Leithead, W. & Xiao, Q., 27 Feb 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : IFAC-PapersOnLine. p. 10342-10347 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference Contribution

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2016

Adjustment of wind farm power output through flexible turbine operation using wind farm control

Hur, S. & Leithead, W. E., 30 Sep 2016, In : Wind Energy. 19, 9, p. 1667-1686 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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4 Citations (Scopus)
277 Downloads (Pure)

Collective control strategy for a cluster of stall-regulated offshore wind turbines

Hur, S. & Leithead, W. E., Jan 2016, In : Renewable Energy. 85, p. 1260–1270 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
81 Downloads (Pure)

Gusts detection in a horizontal wind turbine by monitoring of innovations error of an extended Kalman filter

Recalde, L. F., Hur, S. & Leithead, W. E., 3 Oct 2016, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 753, 10 p., 052010.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference Contribution

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LIDAR-assisted wind turbine gain scheduling control for load reduction

Bao, J., Yue, H., Leithead, W. E. & Wang, J., 7 Sep 2016, 2016 22nd International Conference on Automation and Computing (ICAC). IEEE, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

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1 Citation (Scopus)
98 Downloads (Pure)

Model predictive and linear quadratic Gaussian control of a wind turbine

Hur, S. & Leithead, W. E., 29 Feb 2016, In : Optimal Control Applications and Methods. 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Citations (Scopus)
146 Downloads (Pure)

Model predictive control of a variable-speed pitch-regulated wind turbine

Hur, S. H. & Leithead, W., 10 Nov 2016, 2016 UKACC 11th International Conference on Control. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

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229 Downloads (Pure)

Novel metrics to quantify the impacts of frequency support provision methods by wind power

Attya, A., Anaya-Lara, O. & Leithead, W., 27 Jun 2016, (Accepted/In press) IEEE Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe 2016. Piscataway: IEEE, p. 6

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

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42 Downloads (Pure)

Speed and torque control strategies for loss reduction of vertical axis wind turbines

Argent, M., McDonald, A., Leithead, B. & Giles, A., 5 Oct 2016, (Accepted/In press). 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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Speed and torque control strategies for loss reduction of vertical axis wind turbines

Argent, M., McDonald, A., Leithead, B. & Giles, A., 3 Oct 2016, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 753, 10 p., 112007.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference Contribution

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1 Citation (Scopus)
90 Downloads (Pure)

Vertical axis wind turbines: minimising generator losses by torque control

Argent, M., McDonald, A. & Leithead, B., 25 May 2016. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Wind turbine control

Leithead, W. & Stock, A., 16 Aug 2016, UK Wind Energy Technologies. Hogg, S. & Crabtree, C. (eds.). UK: Routledge, p. 219-258 40 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2015

Anomaly detection of a horizontal wind turbine using an extended Kalman filter

Hur, S., Recalde, L. F. & Leithead, W. E., 19 Nov 2015. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of site conditions on offshore wind turbine failures

Kourkoulis, V., Carroll, J. & Leithead, W., 18 Oct 2015. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Effect of wind turbine wakes on wind-induced motions in wood-pole overhead lines

MacIver, C., Cruden, A., Leithead, W. E. & Bertinet, M. P., Apr 2015, In : Wind Energy. 18, 4, p. 643-662 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

LIDAR-based wind speed modelling and control system design

Wang, M., Yue, H., Bao, J. & Leithead, W. E., 11 Sep 2015, p. 1-6. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceProceeding

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Pseudo-LIDAR data analysis and feed-forward wind turbine control design

Bao, J., Wang, M., Yue, H. & Leithead, W., 7 Jun 2015, p. 483 – 488. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceProceeding

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2 Citations (Scopus)
89 Downloads (Pure)

Using improved power electronics modeling and turbine control to improve wind turbine reliability

Lei, T., Barnes, M., Smith, S., Hur, S., Stock, A. & Leithead, W. E., 18 Aug 2015, In : IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion . 30, 3, p. 1043-1051 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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15 Citations (Scopus)
330 Downloads (Pure)

Wind farm control to meet grid requirements

Kourkoulis, V. & Leithead, W., 10 Mar 2015, p. 1-10. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceProceeding

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Yaw control for 20MW offshore multi rotor system

MacMahon, E. N., Stock, A., Leithead, W. & Jamieson, P., 16 Nov 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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1 Citation (Scopus)
120 Downloads (Pure)
2014

Aerodynamic separability in tip speed ratio and separability in wind speed-a comparison

Gala Santos, M. L., Leithead, W. E. & Jamieson, P., 16 Dec 2014. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceProceeding

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A gain-scheduled controller for improved power regulation of very large wind turbines

Thompson, D. & Leithead, W., Mar 2014, European Wind Energy Association, Scientific Proceedings. European Wind Energy Association, 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

Combined wind turbine fatigue and ultimate load reduction by individual blade control

Han, Y. & Leithead, W. E., 31 Jul 2014, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 524, 1, p. 1-10 10 p., 012062.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference Contribution

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4 Citations (Scopus)
85 Downloads (Pure)

Comparison of individual pitch and smart rotor control strategies for load reduction

Plumley, C. E., Leithead, B., Jamieson, P., Bossanyi, E. & Graham, M., 2014, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series . 524, 1, 10 p., 012054.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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25 Citations (Scopus)
237 Downloads (Pure)

Curtailment of wind farm power output through flexible turbine operation using wind farm control

Hur, S. & Leithead, W., Mar 2014, p. 1-9. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Fault ride-through for a smart rotor DQ-axis controlled wind turbine with a jammed trailing edge flap

Plumley, C. E., Leithead, B., Jamieson, P., Graham, M. & Bossanyi, E., 2014. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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2 Citations (Scopus)
165 Downloads (Pure)

Supplementing wind turbine pitch control with a trailing edge flap smart rotor

Plumley, C. E., Leithead, W. E., Jamieson, P., Graham, M. & Bossanyi, E., 1 Sep 2014, Renewable Power Generation Conference (RPG 2014), 3rd. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

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1 Citation (Scopus)
98 Downloads (Pure)

Wind farm control through dynamic coordination of wind turbines reference power

Poushpas, S. & Leithead, W., 24 Nov 2014, Renewable Energies Offshore: proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Renewable Energies Offshore, Lisbon, Portugal, 24-26 November 2014. Guedes Soares, C. (ed.). Boca Raton, p. 717-724 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

2013

Control of DFIG wind turbines in offshore networks during large transients

Luque, A., Anaya-Lara, O. & Leithead, W., 4 Feb 2013. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceProceeding

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Control of DFIG wind turbines on offshore HVDC networks during large transients

Anaya-Lara, O., Luque, A. & Leithead, W., 7 Feb 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Coordinated control for wind turbine and VSC-HVDC transmission to enhance FRT capability

Luque, A., Anaya-Lara, O., Leithead, W. & Adam, G. P., 16 Jul 2013, In : Energy Procedia. 35, p. 69-80 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference Contribution

4 Citations (Scopus)