Energy & Power Systems Cluster

Publications on the topic of Energy & Power Systems by Cornell faculty:

Sward, J. A., Siff, J., Gu, J., & Zhang, K. M. (2019). Strategic planning for utility-scale solar photovoltaic development–Historical peak events revisited. Applied Energy250, 1292-1301. [DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.04.178]

Tian, Zhiting (2019). Anderson Localization for Better Thermoelectrics. ACS Nano. [DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.9b02399]

Hu W., Barthelmie R.J., Letson F. and Pryor S.C. "A new seismic-based monitoring approach for wind turbines. Wind Energy" (2018). [DOI: 10.1002/we.2300]

Barthelmie R.J. and Pryor S.C. "The impact of wind direction yaw angle on cliff flows. Wind Energy" (2018). 21 1254–1265. [DOI: 10.1002/we.2227]

Pryor S.C., Shepherd T.J. and Barthelmie R.J. "Inter-annual variability of wind climates and wind turbine annual energy production". Wind Energy Science 3 651-665 (2018). [DOI: 10.5194/wes-3-651-2018]

Hu W., Letson F., Barthelmie R.J., and Pryor S.C. "Wind gust characterization at wind turbine relevant heights in moderately complex terrain". Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology 57 1459-1476. (2018). [DOI: 10.1175/JAMC-D-18-0040.1]

Pryor S.C., Barthelmie R.J. and Shepherd T.J. "The influence of real-world wind turbine deployments on local to mesoscale climate". Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres 123 5804-5826 (2018)[DOI: 10.1029/2017JD028114].

Letson F., Pryor S.C., Barthelmie R.J. and Hu W. "Gust wind speeds in the coterminous United States and their relationship to local and regional drivers". Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics 73 199-209. (2018) [DOI: 

Doubrawa P., Montornes A., Barthelmie R.J., Pryor S.C. and Casso P. "Analysis of different gray zone treatments in WRF-LES real case simulations". Wind Energy Science Discussions. (2017) [DOI: 10.5194/wes-2017-61] 

Doubrawa, P., Barthelmie, R. J., Wang, H., & Churchfield, M. J. "A stochastic wind turbine wake model based on new metrics for wake characterization". Wind Energy, 20(3), 449-463. (2017) [DOI: 10.1002/we.2015] 

Hu W., Pryor S.C., Letson F. and Barthelmie R.J. "Using seismic analyses for the wind energy industry. Journal of Solar Energy Engineering." 139(5) 051007 SOL-17-1079. (2017).  [DOI: 10.1115/1.4037218].

S. Zou, E. Kanimba, T. Diller, Z.T. Tian, and Z. He, “Modeling Assisted Evaluation of Direct Electricity Generation from Waste Heat of Wastewater via a Thermoelectric Generator”, Science of the Total Environment 635, 1215-1224 (2018) [DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.04.201]

E. Kanimba, M. Pearson, J. Sharp, D. Stokes, S. Priya, and Z.T. Tian,A comprehensive modeling of lead telluride thermoelectric generator”, Energy 142, 813-821 (2017) [DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2017.10.067]

E. Kanimba, M. Pearson, J. Sharp, D. Stokes, S. Priya, and Z.T. Tian,A modeling comparison between a two-stage and three-stage cascaded thermoelectric generator”, Journal of Power Sources 365, 266-272 (2017) [DOI: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2017.08.091]

Reber, Timothy J., Koenraad F. Beckers, and Jefferson W. Tester. "The transformative potential of geothermal heating in the US energy market: A regional study of New York and Pennsylvania." Energy Policy 70 (2014): 30-44. [DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2014.03.004]

Beckers, Koenraad F., Lukawski, Maciej Z., Anderson, Brian J., Moore, Michal C., and Tester, Jefferson W. "Levelized costs of electricity and direct-use heat from Enhanced Geothermal Systems.Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy 6.1 (2014): 013141. [DOI: 10.1063/1.4865575]

Jeff Tester, Tim Reber, Koenraad Beckers, Maciej Lukawski, Erin Camp, Gloria Andrea Aguirre, Terry Jordan and
Frank Horowitz. "Integrating geothermal energy use into re-building American infrastructure." Proceedings of the World Geothermal Congress. 2015.

Lukawski, Maciej Z., Jefferson W. Tester, and Ronald DiPippo. "Impact of molecular structure of working fluids on performance of organic Rankine cycles (ORCs)." Sustainable Energy & Fuels 1.5 (2017): 1098-1111. [DOI: 0.1039/C6SE00064A]

Lukawski, Maciej Z., Ronald DiPippo, and Jefferson W. Tester. "Molecular property methods for assessing efficiency of organic Rankine cycles." Energy 142 (2018): 108-120. [DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2017.09.140]