This is a list of some publications of the members of the JRL-ORE. Should you be interested in any of our works don’t hesitate to contact us.

Journal and Conference Papers

S. Susini, M. Menendez, P. Eguia, J. M. Blanco

Climate change impact on the offshore wind energy over the North Sea and the Irish Sea

Front. Energy Res., 02 May 2022

Gorostidi N., Nava V., Aristondo A., Pardo D.

Predictive Maintenance of Floating Offshore Wind Turbine Mooring Lines using Deep Neural Networks

Journal of Physics: Conference Series Vol. 2257, nº 113 May 2022

P. Ruiz-Minguela, J. M. Blanco, V. Nava, H. Jeffrey

Technology-Agnostic Assessment of Wave Energy System Capabilities

Energies Volume 15, Issue 7 April-1 2022

J. López-Queija, E. Robles, J. Jugo, S. Alonso-Quesada

Review of control technologies for floating offshore wind turbines

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Volume 167, October 2022, 112787

J. López-Queija, E. Robles, J. I. Llorente, I. Touzón, J. López-Mendia

A Simplified Modeling Approach of Floating Offshore Wind Turbines for Dynamic Simulations

Energies Volume 15, Issue 5 March 2022

Esteban G.A, Aristondo A., Izquierdo U., Blanco J.M., Pérez-Morán G.

Experimental analysis and numerical simulation of wave overtopping on a fixed vertical cylinder under regular waves

Coastal Engineering
Open Access Volume 173 April 2022

M. Haro-Larrode, G. Bergna-Diaz, P. Eguia and M. Santos-Mugica

On the tuning of fractional order resonant controllers for a voltage source converter in a weak AC grid context

 IEEE Access, vol. 9, pp. 52741-52758, 2021

I. Touzon, V. Nava, Z. Gao, V. Petuya

Frequency Domain Modelling of a Coupled System of Floating Structure and Mooring Lines: an application to a Wave Energy Converter

Ocean Engineering. Vol.220, 2021

Izquierdo, U., Galera-Calero, L., Albaina, I., (…), Esteban, G.A., Blanco, J.M.

Experimental and numerical determination of the optimum configuration of a parabolic wave extinction system for flumes

Ocean Engineering Vol. 238 15 October 2021

D. R. Noble, M. O’Shea, F. Judge, E. Robles, R. Martinez, F. Khalid, P. R. Thie, L. Johanning, Y. Corlay, R. Gabl, T. A. D. Davey, N. Vejayan and J. Murphy

Standardising marine renewable energy testing: Gap analysis and recommendations for development of standards

Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, Volume 9, Issue 9, September 2021

Touzon I., Petuya V., Nava V., Alonso-Reig M., Mendikoa I.

Numerical Approaches for Loads and Motions Assessment of Floating WECs Moored by Means of Catenary Mooring Systems

Proceedings of I4SDG Workshop 2021. I4SDG 2021. Mechanisms and Machine Science, vol 108. Springer, Cham. pp 59–69

N. Delmonte, E. Robles, P. Cova, F. Giuliani, F-X. Faÿ, J- Lopez, P. Ruol, L. Martinelli

A Recursive Refining Approach to Design the Control of Wave Energy Converters with Numerical Modeling and Scaled HIL testing

Energies 2020, 13(10), 2508

A. Etxegarai, V. Valverde, P. Eguia, E. Perea

Analysis of Loss of Life of Dry-Type WTSU Transformers in Offshore Wind Farms

International Journal of Renewable Energy Research-IJRER, vol. 10, nº1. 2020

M. Haro‐Larrode, M. Santos‐Mugica, A. Etxegarai, and P. Eguia

Methodology for Tuning MTDC Supervisory and Frequency‐Response Control Systems at Terminal Level under Over‐Frequency Events

Energies 2020, 13(11), 2807

A. Etxegarai, M. Larruskain, A. Iturregi, G. Saldaña and S. Apiñaniz

Performance of a Superconducting Circuit Breaker for the Protection of Multi-Terminal HVDC Grids

IET Generation, Transmission and Distribution vol. 14, Issue 6, 27 March 2020, pp. 997-1004

M. Haro-Larrode, M. Santos-Mugica, P. Eguia , R. Rodriguez-Sanchez, A. Gil-de-Muro

Impact of Proportional Resonant controller parameters of VSC and of AC grid characteristics on the AC-VSC system small signal stability

International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems vol. 118, June 2020, Article number 105746

M.J. Perez-Molina, P. Eguia-Lopez, M. Larruskain-Eskobal, A. Etxegarai-Madina, S. Apiñaniz-Apiñaniz

Fault detection based on ROCOV in a multi-terminal HVDC grid

Proceedings of International Conference on Renewable Energies and Power Quality (ICREPQ’20)

F.-X. Faÿ, J. C. Herniques, J. Kelly, M. Mueller, M. Abusara, W. Sheng, M. Marcos

Comparative assessment of control strategies for the biradial turbine in the Mutriku OWC plant

Renewable Energy, vol. 146, February 2020, pp. 2766-2784

F-X. Faÿ, E. Robles, M. Marcos, E. Aldaiturriaga, E. Camacho

Sea trial results of a predictive algorithm at the Mutriku Wave power plant and controllers assessment based on a detailed plant model

Renewable Energy, vol. 146, February 2020, pp. 1725-1745

I. Touzon, V. Nava, Z. Gao, I. Mendikoa, V. Petuya

Small scale experimental validation of a numerical model of the HarshLab2.0 floating platform coupled with a non-linear lumped mass catenary mooring system

Ocean Engineering, vol. 200, 15 March 2020, nº 107036

J. L. Villate, P. Ruiz-Minguela, G. Pérez-Morán, V. Nava, E. Robles


DYNA Ingeniería e Industria, 2020

Lander Galera-Calero, Jesús María Blanco, Urko Izquierdo, Gustavo Adolfo Esteban

Performance Assessment of Three Turbulence Models Validated through an ExperimentalWave Flume under Diferent Scenarios ofWave Generation

Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 5 November 2020, 8 (11), 881

I. Touzon, V. Nava, B. de Miguel, V. Petuya.

A comparison of numerical approaches for the design of mooring systems

Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 8 (7). 523, 2020

G. A. Esteban, A. Vázquez, I. Albaina, U. Izquierdo, A. Peña, I. Bidaguren, J. M. Blanco


DYNA Energía y sostenibilidad, 2020

A. A. Medina, J. M. Blanco, R. Silva Casarín and U. Izquierdo

The Influence of the Chamber Configuration on the Hydrodynamic Efficiency of Oscillating Water Column Devices

Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 2020, 8 (10), 751

E. Robles, M. Haro-Larrode, M. Santos-Mugica, A. Etxegarai, E. Tedeschi

Comparative Analysis of European Grid Codes Relevant to Offshore Renewable Energy Installations

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews Volume 102, March 2019, Pages 171-185

 M. Larruskain, A. Etxegarai, A. Iturregi, O. Abarrategi and S. Apiñaniz

Superconducting Circuit Breaker concepts for the protection of HVDC systems

The 15th IET international conference on AC and DC Power Transmission (ACDC 2019)

M. B.R. Topper, , V. Nava, A. J. Collin, D. Boulde, F. Ferri, S. S. Olson, A. R. Dallman, J- D. Roberts, P. Ruiz-Minguelab, H. F. Jeffrey

Reducing variability in the cost of energy of ocean energy arrays

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews Volume 112, September 2019, Pages 263-279

M.J. Perez-Molina, P. Eguia, M. Larruskain, O. Abarrategi, M. Santos-Mugica

A comparison of non-unit and unit protection algorithms for HVDC grids

AEIT HVDC International Conference 2019

Wendt, F, Nielsen, K, Yu, Y.-H., Bingham, H., Eskilsson, C., Kramer, M., Babarit, A., Bunnik, T., Costello, R., Crowley, S., Gendron, B., Giorgi, G., Giorgi, S., Girardin, S., Greaves, D., Heras, P., Hoffman, J., Islam, H., Jakobsen, K.-R., Janson, C.-E., Jansson, J., Kim, H.Y., Kim, J.-S., Kim, K.-H., Kurniawan, A., Leoni, M.,t, Mathai, T., Nam, B.-W., Park, S., Rajagopalan, K., Ransley, E., Read, R., Ringwood, J.V.l, Rodrigues, J.M., Rosenthal, B., Roy, A., Ruehl, K., Schofield, P., Sheng, W., Shiri, A., Thomas, S., Touzon, I., Yasutaka, I.

Ocean energy systemswave energy modelling task: Modelling, verification and validation ofwave energy converters

Journal of Marine Science and Engineering Volume 7, Issue 11, 2019, Article number 379

T. B. Thomaz, D. Crooks, E. Medina Lopez, L. van Velzen, H. Jeffrey, J. Lopez-Mendia, R. Rodríguez-Arias, P. Ruiz Minguela

O&M models for ocean energy converters: calibrating through real sea data

Energies 2019, 12(13), 2475

Izquierdo, U., Galera-Calero, L., Albaina, I., Esteban, G.A., Aristondo, A., Blanco, J.M.

Experimental and numerical characterisation of a 2D wave flume

DYNA IF: 0.629 (Q4),  2019;  94,  662 – 668 –  0012-7361

L. Galera, P. Martinez-Filgueira, U. Fernandez-Gamiz, E. Zulueta, J. Lopez, J. Blanco

A Triangular Vortex Generator Modeling On A Du97-w-300 Airfoil By A Source Term Model

Proceedings Of The Institution Of Mechanical Engineers, Part A: Journal Of Power And Energy 2019

J. Galván, M. J. Sánchez-Lara, I. Mendikoa, G. Pérez-Morán, V. Nava and R Rodríguez-Arias

NAUTILUS-DTU10 MW Floating Offshore Wind Turbine at Gulf of Maine: Public numerical models of an actively ballasted semisubmersible

Journal of Physics: Conference Series , vol. 1102 012015

Ruben Gutierrez-Amo, Unai Fernandez-Gamiz, Iñigo Errasti, Ekaitz Zulueta

Computational Modelling of Three Different Sub-Boundary Layer Vortex Generators on a Flat Plate

Energies, vol. 11, iss. 11, pp. 3107, Nov. 2018

Unai Fernandez-Gamiz, Macarena Gomez-Mármol, Tomas Chacón-Rebollo

Computational Modeling of Gurney Flaps and Microtabs by POD Method

Energies, vol. 11, iss. 8, pp. 2091, Aug. 2018

Carlo Ruzzo, Vincenzo Fiamma, Maurizio Collu, Giuseppe Failla, Vincenzo Nava, Felice Arena

On intermediate-scale open-sea experimental activities on floating offshore structures: feasibility and application on a spar support for offshore wind turbines

Marine Structures ,vol. 61, Sept.2018, pp.220-237

A. Pérez-Basante, S. Ceballos, G. Konstantinou, J. Pou, J. Andreu, I. Martínez de Alegría

(2N+1) Selective Harmonic Elimination-PWM for Modular Multilevel Converters: A Generalized Formulation and A Circulating Current Control Method

IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics ,vol. 33, iss. 1, Jan. 2018, pp.

A. Pérez-Basante, S. Ceballos, G. Konstantinou, J. Pou, I. Kortabarria, I. Martínez de Alegría

A Universal Formulation for Multilevel Selective Harmonic Elimination – PWM with Half-Wave Symmetry

IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics ,Mar. 2018

I. Aramendia, U. Fernandez-Gamiz , E. Zulueta, J. M. Lopez, J. Sancho

Power Control Optimization of an Underwater Piezoelectric Energy Harvester

Applied Sciences ,vol. 8, iss. 3, Mar. 2018

U Fernandez-Gamiz, I Errasti, R Gutierrez-Amo, A Boyano, O. Barambones

Computational Modelling of Rectangular Sub-Boundary Layer Vortex Generators

Applied Sciences ,vol. 8, iss. 1 , Jan. 2018

A. Etxegarai, P. Eguia, E. Torres, G. Buigues, A. Iturregi

Current procedures and practices on grid code compliance verification of renewable power generation

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews ,Volume 71, May 2017, Pages 191-202

M. Penalba, I. Touzón, J. Lopez-Mendia, V. Nava

A numerical study on the hydrodynamic impact of device slenderness and array size in wave energy farms in realistic wave climates

Ocean Engineering ,vol. 142, Sept. 2017, pp. 224-232


C. Ruzzo, G. Failla, M. Collu, V. Nava

Output-only identification of rigid body motions of floating structures: a case study

Procedia Engineering ,vol. 199, 2017, pp. 930-935

F. Rémouit, P. Ruiz-Minguela, J. Engström

Review of electrical connectors for underwater applications

IEEE Oceanic engineering ,vol. pp, iss. 99, Sept. 2017, pp. 1-11

P. Mercadé Ruiz, V. Nava, M. B.R. Topper, P. Ruiz-Minguela, F. Ferri, J. P. Kofoed

Layout optimisation of Large Wave Energy Converter Arrays

Energies ,vol. 10, iss. 9, Aug. 2017

J. F. Gaspar, M. Kamarlouei, A. Sinha, H. Xu, M. Calvário, F.-X. Faÿ, E. Robles, C. Guedes Soares

Analysis of electrical drive speed control limitations of a power take-off system for wave energy converters

Renewable Energy ,vol. 113, Dec. 2017, pp. 335-346

A. N. Robertson, F. Wendt, J. M. Jonkman, W. Popko, H. Dagher, S. Gueydon, J. Qvist, F. Vittori, J. Azcona, E. Uzunoglu, C. Guedes Soares, R. Harries, A. Yde, C. Galinos, K. Hermans, J. B. de Vaal, P. Bozonnet, L. Bouy, I. Bayati, R. Bergua, J. Galvan, I. Mendikoa, C- Barrera Sanchez, H. Shin, S. Oh, C. Molins, Y. Debruyne

OC5 Project Phase II: Validation of Global Loads of the DeepCwind Floating Semisubmersible Wind Turbine

Energy Procedia ,vol. 137, Oct. 2017, pp. 38-57

L. Remaki, A. Ramezani, J.M. Blanco, I. García

New Simplified Algorithm for the Multiple Rotating Frame Approach in Computational Fluid Dynamics

Journal of Fluids Engineering ,vol. 139, iss. 8, Jun. 2017

J. Esarte, J.M. Blanco, A. Bernardini, T. San José

Optimizing the design of a two-phase cooling system loop heat pipe: Wick manufacturing with the 3D selective laser melting printing technique and prototype testing

Applied Thermal Engineering ,vol. 111, Jan. 2017, pp. 407-419

U Fernandez-Gamiz, E Zulueta, A Boyano, I Ansoategui, I Uriarte

Five megawatt wind turbine power output improvements by passive flow control devices

Energies ,vol. 10, iss. 6, May 2017

U Fernandez-Gamiz, E Zulueta, A Boyano, JA Ramos-Hernanz, J. M. Lopez-Guede

Microtab design and implementation on a 5 MW wind turbine

Applied Sciences ,vol. 7, iss. 6, May 2017

A Urkiola, U Fernandez-Gamiz, I Errasti, E Zulueta

Computational characterization of the vortex generated by a vortex generator on a flat plate for different vane angles

Aerospace Science and Technology ,vol. 65, Jun. 2017, pp.18-25

P Martínez-Filgueira, U Fernandez-Gamiz, E Zulueta, I Errasti, B. Fernandez-Gauna

Parametric study of low-profile vortex generators

International Journal of Hydrogen Energy ,vol. 42, iss. 28, Jul. 2017, pp. 17700-17712

A. Iturregi, A. Etxegarai, D.M. Larruskain, P. Eguia, O. Abarrategui


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Book Chapters


energy harvesting and energy efficiency

Flow Control Devices for Wind Turbines

Energy Harvesting and Energy Efficiency Lecture Notes in Energy, vol 37. Springer, Cham. Mar. 2017, pp. 629-655
I Aramendia, U Fernandez-Gamiz, JA Ramos-Hernanz, J Sancho, J. M. Lopez-Guede, E. Zulueta


electrical design ocean wave and tidal energy systems

Electrical generators in ocean energy converters

Electrical Design for Ocean Wave and Tidal Energy Systems. IET. 2013. Ch.2
D. O’Sullivan, J. Bard, P. Kracht, S. CeballoS, E. Robles

electrical design ocean wave and tidal energy systems

Cabling umbilical and array layout

Electrical Design for Ocean Wave and Tidal Energy Systems. IET. 2013. Ch.3
P. Ricci and J. L. Mendia

electrical design ocean wave and tidal energy systems

Grid integration: part III – case studies

Electrical Design for Ocean Wave and Tidal Energy Systems. IET. 2013. Ch.6
J. MacEnri, M. Santos-Mugica, A. Blavette, D. Kavanagh, A. Keane, D. Flynn

electrical design ocean wave and tidal energy systems

Modelling and simulation techniques

Electrical Design for Ocean Wave and Tidal Energy Systems. IET. 2013. Ch.9

S. Benelghali, J. Charpentier, M. Benbouzid, M. Santos-Mugica, J. Mendia, F. Fernandez, D. Mollaghan