Yıl 2019, Cilt 3 , Sayı 4, Sayfalar 129 - 138 2019-12-31

Performance analysis of present cup anemometers

Álvaro Ramos-Cenzano [1] , Mikel Ogueta-Gutiérrez [2] , Santiago Pindado [3]


The cup anemometer, wind speed sensor developed by T.R. Robinson in the 19th century, remains today as the best option in relation to important scientific and economic sectors such as the meteorology sector or the wind energy sector. Despite the great advances reached by new technologies as sonic anemometry, LIDAR or SODAR, the cup anemometer is the most demanded wind speed sensor thanks to its balance between the accuracy, reliability, endurance and the cost. In the present paper, the work carried out in relation to this instrument at the IDR/UPM Institute is briefly summarized, and then the results from the last research testing campaigns are included. The output signal of the first class cup anemometers such as Thies CLIMA First Class, Thies CLIMA 4.3350, and Vector Instruments is analyzed to obtain insights on the instrument accuracy. It is found that three accelerations of the rotor are converted into a pulsed output signals, leading to some error if that is not taken into account. Besides, the way the output signal is registered in order to correlate the output frequency with the wind speed has proven to be also a source of error. Two ways of extracting the output frequency, namely by Counting Pulses (CP), and by using FFT are compared. Results indicate that the wind speed errors are six times larger in the case of using FFT.

Accuracy, Calibration, Cup anemometer, MEASNET, Wind speed sensor
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Orcid: 0000-0003-4910-7258
Yazar: Álvaro Ramos-Cenzano (Sorumlu Yazar)
Kurum: Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Aeronáutica y del Espacio
Ülke: Spain


Orcid: 0000-0001-9183-450X
Yazar: Mikel Ogueta-Gutiérrez
Kurum: Instituto Universitario de Microgravedad Ignacio da Riva
Ülke: Spain


Orcid: 0000-0003-2073-8275
Yazar: Santiago Pindado
Kurum: Instituto Universitario de Microgravedad Ignacio da Riva
Ülke: Spain


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Yayımlanma Tarihi : 31 Aralık 2019

Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { jes614212, journal = {Journal of Energy Systems}, issn = {}, eissn = {2602-2052}, address = {}, publisher = {Erol KURT}, year = {2019}, volume = {3}, pages = {129 - 138}, doi = {10.30521/jes.614212}, title = {Performance analysis of present cup anemometers}, key = {cite}, author = {Ramos-Cenzano, Álvaro and Ogueta-Gutiérrez, Mikel and Pindado, Santiago} }
APA Ramos-Cenzano, Á , Ogueta-Gutiérrez, M , Pindado, S . (2019). Performance analysis of present cup anemometers. Journal of Energy Systems , 3 (4) , 129-138 . DOI: 10.30521/jes.614212
MLA Ramos-Cenzano, Á , Ogueta-Gutiérrez, M , Pindado, S . "Performance analysis of present cup anemometers". Journal of Energy Systems 3 (2019 ): 129-138 <https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/jes/issue/50397/614212>
Chicago Ramos-Cenzano, Á , Ogueta-Gutiérrez, M , Pindado, S . "Performance analysis of present cup anemometers". Journal of Energy Systems 3 (2019 ): 129-138
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ISNAD Ramos-Cenzano, Álvaro , Ogueta-Gutiérrez, Mikel , Pindado, Santiago . "Performance analysis of present cup anemometers". Journal of Energy Systems 3 / 4 (Aralık 2020): 129-138 . https://doi.org/10.30521/jes.614212
AMA Ramos-Cenzano Á , Ogueta-Gutiérrez M , Pindado S . Performance analysis of present cup anemometers. JES. 2019; 3(4): 129-138.
Vancouver Ramos-Cenzano Á , Ogueta-Gutiérrez M , Pindado S . Performance analysis of present cup anemometers. Journal of Energy Systems. 2019; 3(4): 138-129.