// Dipl.-Ing. Andreas Rettenmeier

Research Departments

Systems Analysis


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Seit 10/2016 Team leader „Wind Energy“, project leader of WINSENT, ZSW

06/2010 to 06/2017: Initiator and coordinator of the South German wind energy research cluster "WindForS"

03/2010 to 09/2011: Acting Head of SWE during the vacancy, University of Stuttgart

01/2004 to 12/2013: Researcher at the first German chair of wind energy, Stuttgart Wind Energy (SWE), University of Stuttgart

09/2001 to 12/2003: Development engineer at wind turbine manufacturer Enercon (Aurich, East Friesland) in the field of measurement technology / new technologies

Fields of activity

  • Scientific coordination of the wind energy research test site
  • Project leading of the joint project WINSENT for the establishment of the WindForS research test site (funded by BMWi, FKZ 0324129A-F)
  • Further development of the field of work „Wind Energy“ at ZSW

Selection of Publications

  • A. Rettenmeier, J. Anger, “Scientific Planning and Design of the Southern German Wind Energy Test Site in Complex Terrain”, Wind Summit, Hamburg, 2016
  • A. Rettenmeier, „WindForS, Planning a wind energy test site in complex terrain”, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Boulder/Colorado, USA, Oktober 2014
  • E. Machefaux, G. C. Larsen, N. Troldborg, M. Gaunaa, A. Rettenmeier. „Empirical modeling of single-wake advection and expansion using full-scale pulsed lidar-based measurements”. in journal: Wind Energy (ISSN: 1095-4244) (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/we.1805), 2014
  • A. Rettenmeier, D. Schlipf, I. Würth, P.W. Cheng, “Power performance measurements of the NREL CART-2 wind turbine using a nacelle-based lidar scanner”, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 2014, vol. 31, no. 10, pp 2029–2034, DOI: 10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00154.1.
  • A. Rettenmeier, J. Anger, O. Bischoff, M. Hofsäß, D. Schlipf, I. Würth, „Nacelle-based lidar systems“. DTU Wind Energy-E-Report-0029(EN), May 2013, ISBN: 978-87-92896-41-4, p. 128-141

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