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Karl Merz

Research Scientist

Karl Merz

Research Scientist

Karl Merz
Phone: 918 01 670
Email:
Department: Energy Systems
Office: Trondheim

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/1907670/

Wind farm control design is a recently new area of research that has rapidly become a key enabler for the development of large wind farm projects and their safe and efficient connection to the power grid. A comprehensive review of the intense research conducted in this area over the last 10 years is...

Authors Leif Erik Andersson Olimpo Anaya-Lara John Olav Giæver Tande Karl Merz Lars Struen Imsland
Year 2021
Type Academic article
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/1816279/

A linear quadradic regulator (LQR) framework has been developed for rapid prototyping of offshore wind turbine controllers. This enables the study of tradeoffs between conflicting control objectives, such as maximizing energy production, providing grid services, and reducing loads. The LQR framework...

Authors Karl Merz
Year 2020
Type Report
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/1719929/

An electromechanical model of the TotalControl Reference Wind Power Plant has been built. This is based on SINTEF's STAS software, for the system dynamics and control of wind power plants. An overview is given of the theory behind the STAS software, and the architecture of the system model. A wind...

Year 2019
Type Report