Tide, Wave and Hydro Power
Design and multi-criteria evaluation of a hydrokinetic turbine rotor in water transfer canals for electricity generation

Masood Ebrahimi; Omid Rasooli; Arash Babamiri

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 February 2024


  In the present research, a hydrokinetic turbine is designed, and evaluated technically, economically and environmentally to produce power from low velocity currents. Firstly, the hydraulic characteristics of three existing canals is investigated and the blade profile for the turbine rotor is determined ...  Read More

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

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