Training content

State of the Art of Recovery of Wave Energy

  • Resource and market
  • History and panorama of technologies
  • Elements of returns and technical-economic performance
  • Methodologies for development and maturation of wave technologies

Numerical and experimental assessment of the performance of the wave energy
converters

  • Wave / Structure Interaction Calculation Reminder
  • Power-Take-Off: technologies and modeling
  • Environmental modeling reminders
  • Multi-body numerical modeling of wave systems
  • Tests of basin-based wave systems
  • Effects of wave interactions in parks

Control of wave energy converters

  • Optimum control of wave energy converters
  • Suboptimal controls

Practical work: numerical study of the performance of a wave energy converters both time domain and frequency domain without and with control

Specific contribution to MRE

The “Wave Energy Recovery” module will enable you to evaluate and optimize the performance of wave energy recovery systems.

Professional skills

  • Know the state of the art of wave energy recovery technologies
  • Knowledge of methodologies for the development and maturation of wave energy recovery technologies
  • To acquire the skills needed to evaluate and optimize the energy performance of these systems