BiographyMichael Harris is Director of Science at ZX Lidars in Ledbury, U.K. His career in scientific research has encompassed a range of topics, both fundamental and applied. He has contributed to the invention and design of a variety of lidar systems for different applications, including the ZephIR laser anemometer. For nearly twenty years he has played a pioneering role in the introduction of lidar into the wind energy industry, including the design and installation of the world-first nacelle-mounted lidar in 2003.
- Nacelle lidars for wake detection and waked inflow energy loss estimation
- Clear air performance of turbine-mounted circular scan CW lidars
- Large turbine performance determination demand long range and full rotor measurements: a study with nacelle mounted, circular scan lidars
- Exploiting rapid data rates from continuous wave wind lidar