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Potential for Energy Harvesting from Vortex Induced Oscillations

M. Cohrs, W. Ernst, A. Vaidya


In this paper, we describe our experiments on vortex induced oscillations(VIO) and discuss the potential for harnessing energy at a small scale from this phenomenon. We use scaled up estimates from laboratory settings to argue for the need to further explore the potential of energy extraction from VIO.


Energy, Vortex Induced Oscillations, Sustainability

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