Publications

Journal publications

2021

"The curled wake model: a three-dimensional and extremely fast steady-state wake solver for wind plant flows,"

Martínez-Tossas LA, King J, Quon E, Bay CJ, Mudafort R, Hamilton N, Howland MF, and Fleming PA.

Wind Energy Science, 2021. [Article, pdf]


"Wind farm yaw control set-point optimization under model parameter uncertainty,"

Howland MF. submitted, 2021. [arXiv, pdf]


"Near-wake structure of full-scale vertical-axis wind turbines,"

Wei N, Brownstein I, Cardona JL, Howland MF, Dabiri JO. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 2021. [Article, pdf]


"Influence of wake model superposition and secondary steering on model-based wake steering control with SCADA data assimilation,"

Howland MF, Dabiri JO. Energies, 2021 [Article, pdf]


2020

"Influence of atmospheric conditions on the power production of utility-scale wind turbines in yaw misalignment,"

Howland MF, Gonzalez C, Martinez JP, Quesada J, Larranaga F, Yadav N , Chawla J, Dabiri JO. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 2020.

[Article, pdf, Scilight]


"Optimal closed-loop wake steering - Part 1: Conventionally neutral atmospheric boundary layer conditions,"

Howland MF, Ghate AS, Lele SK, Dabiri JO. Wind Energy Science, 2020. [Article, pdf]


"Influence of the geostrophic wind direction on the atmospheric boundary layer flow,"

Howland MF, Ghate AS, Lele SK. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 2020. [Article]


2019

"Wind farm modeling with interpretable physics-informed machine learning,"

Howland MF, Dabiri JO. Energies, 2019. [Article, pdf]


"Wind farm power optimization through wake steering,"

Howland MF, Lele SK, Dabiri JO. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA, 2019. [Article, pdf]


2018

"Dependence of small-scale energetics on large scales in turbulent flows,"

Howland MF, Xiang XIA. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 2018. [Article, pdf]


"Implication of Taylor’s hypothesis on measuring flow modulation,"

Xiang XIA, Howland MF. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 2018. [Article, pdf]


2017

"Measurement of unsteady loading and power output variability in a micro wind farm model in a wind tunnel,"

Bossuyt J, Howland MF, Meneveau C, Meyers J. Experiments in Fluids, 2017. [Article, pdf]


2016

"Wake structure in actuator disk models of wind turbines in yaw under uniform inflow conditions,"

Howland MF, Bossuyt J, Martínez-Tossas LA, Meyers J, Meneveau C. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 2016. [Article, pdf]

Conference and arXiv publications

2020

"Coriolis effects within and trailing a large finite wind farm,"

Howland MF, Ghate AS, Lele SK. 2020. [Conference Paper, pdf]


2019

"Seeing the wind: Visual wind speed prediction with a coupled convolutional and recurrent neural network,"

Cardona, JL, Howland MF, Dabiri JO. 2019. NeurIPS 2019. [Conference Paper, pdf]


2018

"Influence of the horizontal component of Earth’s rotation on wind turbine wakes,"

Howland MF, Ghate A, Lele SK. 2018. [Conference Paper, pdf]


"Dependence of small-scale energetics on large scales in wall-bounded flows,"

Howland MF, Xiang XIA. 2017. [CTR Brief, pdf]


2017

"Optimal control of a single leg hopper by Liouvillian system reduction,"

Slade P, Powell S, Howland MF. 2017. [arXiv, pdf]


2016

"Wind tunnel study of the power output spectrum in a micro wind farm,"

Bossuyt J, Howland MF, Meneveau C, Meyers J. 2016. [Conference Paper, pdf]


"Measuring power output intermittency and unsteady loading in a micro wind farm model,"

Bossuyt J, Howland MF, Meneveau C, Meyers J. 2016. [Conference Paper, pdf]


2014

"Assessing the impact of power rate limitation based wind control strategy,"

Howland MF, Krishnan V, Brown N, McCalley J. 2014. [Conference Paper, pdf]