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Wind Turbines Theory - The Betz Equation and Optimal Rotor Tip Speed Ratio

By Magdi Ragheb and Adam M. Ragheb

Submitted: November 13th 2010Reviewed: May 2nd 2011Published: July 5th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/21398

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Magdi Ragheb and Adam M. Ragheb (July 5th 2011). Wind Turbines Theory - The Betz Equation and Optimal Rotor Tip Speed Ratio, Fundamental and Advanced Topics in Wind Power Rupp Carriveau, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/21398. Available from:

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