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Personal Statement

Researcher designing, modelling and optimising permanent magnet generators for direct drive Vertical Axis Wind Turbines (VAWTs).  Strong background in computer modelling, programming, physics and mathematics.  Have confidently presented work at various conferences and events across Europe.

Education/Academic qualification

Master of Mathematical Physics, Heriot-Watt University

Award Date: 1 Jan 2013

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Research Output

Optimisation of design and operation of generators for offshore vertical axis wind turbines

Argent, M., McDonald, A. & Giles, A., 31 Oct 2019, In : Wind Energy. 22, 10, p. 1324-1342 19 p.

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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., 5 Oct 2016, (Accepted/In press). 1 p.

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    Activities

    • 4 Participation in conference

    The Science of Making Torque from Wind 2016

    Michael Argent (Participant)

    5 Oct 20167 Oct 2016

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

    5th IET International Conference on Renewable Power Generation (RPG) 2016

    Michael Argent (Participant)

    22 Sep 2016

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference