### Abstract

Original language | English |
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Pages (from-to) | 51-60 |

Number of pages | 10 |

Journal | Mathematical Spectrum |

Volume | 47 |

Issue number | 2 |

Publication status | Published - 2014 |

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### Keywords

- wind turbines
- blade shape
- elliptic integrals

### Cite this

*Mathematical Spectrum*,

*47*(2), 51-60.

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*Mathematical Spectrum*, vol. 47, no. 2, pp. 51-60.

**Blade shape of a Troposkein type of vertical axis wind turbine.** / McGinty, Sean; McKee, Sean.

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TY - JOUR

T1 - Blade shape of a Troposkein type of vertical axis wind turbine

AU - McGinty, Sean

AU - McKee, Sean

PY - 2014

Y1 - 2014

N2 - In this article we discuss a mathematical model of the required blade shape for a troposkein-type of vertical-axis wind turbine. We consider the case where the blade rotation speed is constant. The problem is an example of how elliptic integrals emerge in practice.

AB - In this article we discuss a mathematical model of the required blade shape for a troposkein-type of vertical-axis wind turbine. We consider the case where the blade rotation speed is constant. The problem is an example of how elliptic integrals emerge in practice.

KW - wind turbines

KW - blade shape

KW - elliptic integrals

UR - http://ms.appliedprobability.org/

M3 - Article

VL - 47

SP - 51

EP - 60

JO - Mathematical Spectrum

JF - Mathematical Spectrum

SN - 0025-5653

IS - 2

ER -