Tide, Wave and Hydro Power
Performance evaluation of a hybrid system of dhow ship and wave energy converter for power generation

Hosein Jokar; Abuzar Abazari; Reza Dorostkar

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 June 2024


  One of the main needs for dhow vessels is fuel for diesel generators that generate electricity, which in turn is used in refrigerators and electronic devices. Concerning the development of new devices for electricity generation such as point absorber wave energy converters, in the present research for ...  Read More

Enhanced Power Extraction by Splitting a Single Flap-Type Wave Energy Converter into a Double Configuration

A. Abazari; M.M. Aziminia

Volume 4, Issue 2 , July 2023, , Pages 243-249


  Flap-type wave energy converter is one of the oscillating surge devices for generating electricity from the ocean wave source. It comprises a vertical plate pivoted on a hinged base that oscillates rotationally due to the exciting wave. Splitting a single flap into two separated flaps in a double arrangement ...  Read More

Tide, Wave and Hydro Power
Dynamic Response of a Combined Spar-Type FOWT and OWC-WEC by a Simplified Approach

A. Abazari

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 66-77


  The combination of offshore wind turbines and wave energy converters has recently been the focus of researchers. Many types of converters have been installed on the offshore platform in the design step, and the performance of these hybrid systems has been investigated. The oscillating water column converter ...  Read More