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Old   September 2, 2014, 10:48
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I try to study a vertical axis wind turbine darrieus type in Fluent. I try to study in 2d and i have a problem with the reference value... i really don't know what value i must put for the aria value and for the reference length...i try for the aria H*D and for reference length the radius, D/2...

This seems right?

I must find the Cm variation and then multiply with TSR and find the power coefficient...

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