Long-Term Contact Fatigue Analysis of a Planetary Bearing in a Land-Based Wind Turbine Drivetrain

Yi Guo, Zhiyu Jiang, Yihan Xing, T. Moan, Z. Gao

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Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)591-611
Number of pages21
JournalWind Energy
Issue number4
StatePublished - 2015

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/JA-5000-60922


  • contact fatigue
  • finite element/contact mechanics
  • Harris method
  • multibody simulation
  • planetary bearing
  • response surface method
  • wind turbine drivetrains

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