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Ultimate Wind Energy Course For Electrical Engineering
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11h 13m

Take this wind energy course to gain comprehensive knowledge of the wind energy systems, including conducting a feasibility study.

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11h 13m


I am Ahmed Mahdy an electrical power engineer, researcher, and the founder of Khadija Academy. I am also an electrical bestselling instructor and have helped more than 70,000 students from 191 countries achieve career success with simple and easy courses in the last 7 years.​ In addition to having a YouTube educational engineering channel called" Khadija Academy", where I regularly post videos related to electrical engineering. Some of my published research works in the top electrical eng

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About This Course

Who this course is for:

  • Those passionate about wind energy
  • Individuals with a keen interest in wind power
  • Electrical power engineers interested in wind technology
  • Students studying electrical engineering with a focus on wind energy
  • Anyone seeking knowledge about wind energy systems
  • Absolute beginners with no prior experience in the field of wind power

What you’ll learn: 

  • Types of wind turbines
  • Power extracted by the turbine from the wind
  • Factors affecting wind speed and density
  • Wind turbine generator characteristics
  • Wind turbines spacing
  • Wind farm feasibility study
  • Aerodynamics of wind turbines
  • Pitch-controlled wind turbines
  • Passive stall controlled wind turbines
  • Active stall controlled wind turbines
  • Maximum power point tracking in wind turbines
  • Electricity generation using wind turbines
  • The types of turbine towers


  • No prior knowledge is required to take this course

The only wind energy course out there with everything you need to know about Wind Energy from A to Z.

Upon completing this wind energy course, you will gain comprehensive knowledge of wind energy systems. This includes a deep understanding of fundamental components, the influencing factors in wind generation, various probability distribution functions employed to depict wind data, and the intricacies of conducting a wind feasibility study.

Learn the different control systems used in the wind turbine and the types of electrical generators utilized and you will be able to simulate the wind turbine system in both ETAP and MATLAB programs.

Bonus Gift: 231 Pages of Wind Energy Course Slides.

You will also get the presentation slides from the Wind Energy Course, providing a valuable resource for those interested or seeking a reference for themselves.

Enroll in this course if you are seeking a comprehensive, in-depth learning experience in Wind Energy.

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Our Promise to You

By the end of this course, you will have learned about wind energy.

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Course Curriculum

Section 1 - Basics Of Wind Turbine
Introduction To Wind Energy 00:00:00
Selection Of Type Of Wind Turbine 00:00:00
Rotor Solidity And Selection Of Number Of Rotor Blades 00:00:00
Gearbox In Wind Turbines 00:00:00
Power Available In The Wind Spectra 00:00:00
Power Extracted By The Wind Turbine 00:00:00
Betz Limit And Maximum Rotor Efficiency 00:00:00
Factors Affecting Wind Speed And Density – Height Of Tower 00:00:00
Factors Affecting Air Density 00:00:00
Example 1 00:00:00
Example 2 00:00:00
Applied Force On Wind Turbine, Torque Coefficient And The Importance Of The TSR 00:00:00
Example 3 00:00:00
Wind Turbine Generator Characteristics 00:00:00
Example 4 00:00:00
Effect Of Rotor Diameter And Generator Size On Power 00:00:00
Wind Turbines Spacing 00:00:00
Section 2 - Wind Feasibility Study And Probability Distribution Functions
Wind Farm Feasibility Study 00:00:00
Important Statistical Definitions 00:00:00
Example 5 00:00:00
Example 6 00:00:00
Method Of Bins 00:00:00
Weibull And Rayleigh Probability Density Functions 00:00:00
Determination Of Weibull Parameters 00:00:00
Important Note On Weibull Distribution 00:00:00
Example 7 00:00:00
Determination Of Weibull Parameters Using Graphical Method 00:00:00
Example 8 00:00:00
Example 9 00:00:00
Quick Note On Weibull Example 00:00:00
Section 3 - Power Control Of Wind Turbines
Power Control Of Wind Turbines 00:00:00
Aerodynamics Of Wind Turbines 00:00:00
Pitch Controlled Wind Turbines 00:00:00
Passive Stall Controlled Wind Turbines 00:00:00
Active Stall Controlled Wind Turbines 00:00:00
Section 4 - Maximum Power Point Tracking Wind Turbines (MPPT)
Introduction To Maximum Power Point Tracking Wind Turbines (MPPT) 00:00:00
Tip Speed Ratio (TSR) Control 00:00:00
Optimal Torque Control (OT) MPPT Algorithm 00:00:00
Power Signal Feedback (PSF) Control 00:00:00
Perturbation And Observation (P&O) Or Hill-Climb Searching (HCS) 00:00:00
Section 5 - Types Of Wind Electrical Generators
Electricity Generation Using Wind Turbines 00:00:00
Permanent Magnet Synchronous Generator (PMSG) 00:00:00
Wound Rotor Synchronous Generator (WRSG) 00:00:00
Doubly-Fed Induction Generator (DFIG) 00:00:00
Brushless Permanent Magnet DC Generator (PMDC) 00:00:00
Squirrel-Cage Induction Generator 00:00:00
Wound Rotor Induction Generator 00:00:00
Section 6 - Different Types Of Towers
Introduction To Different Types Of Towers 00:00:00
Tubular Steel Wind Turbine Tower 00:00:00
Lattice Wind Turbine Tower 00:00:00
Concrete Wind Turbine Tower 00:00:00
Hybrid Wind Turbine Tower 00:00:00
Section 7 - Braking System In Wind Turbine
Introduction To Brakes In Wind Turbine 00:00:00
Rotor Brakes In Wind Turbine 00:00:00
Pitch Drive Or Aerodynamic Brakes In Wind Turbine 00:00:00
Section 8 - ETAP Simulation For A Wind Energy System
Simulation Of A Wind Turbine System Using ETAP Program 00:00:00
Section 9 - MATLAB Simulation For A Wind Energy System
Introduction To MATLAB Simulation Of Wind Turbine 00:00:00
Introduction To Cp Model And Lookup Table In MATLAB Simulink 00:00:00
Cp Plotting In MATLAB Simulink 00:00:00
Cp Lookup Table In MATLAB Simulink 00:00:00
Modeling And Simulation Of Wind Turbine Part 1 00:00:00
Modeling And Simulation Of Wind Turbine Part 2 00:00:00
Introduction To MPPT In MATLAB Simulink 00:00:00
MPPT Simulation In MATLAB Simulink 00:00:00

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