Tag Archive: SAND2020-4035 W

WEC Design Optimization

April 13, 2020 4:51 pm

Wave energy converter (WEC) designs to date have mostly followed a traditional design/build/test approach that requires potentially costly iteration. This... View Article

WEC Co-Design

April 13, 2020 4:50 pm

WECs are unique from other existing energy generation technologies. Instead of converting relatively steady input mechanical energy that fluctuates about... View Article


April 13, 2020 4:49 pm

Overview Sandia National Laboratories and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory are teaming to develop assessment methods and identify technical challenges,... View Article

Resource Characterization

April 13, 2020 4:47 pm

Sandia National Laboratories catalogues key statistics needed to assess energy conversion opportunities, constraints and risks at wave and tidal energy... View Article

Materials & Coatings

April 13, 2020 4:45 pm

The program’s goal is to support the life cycle and performance of wave and tidal energy technologies through materials and... View Article


April 13, 2020 4:44 pm

Sandia National Laboratories’ capabilities in hydropower include water resources engineering, river flow and storage modeling, hydropower plant measurements, plant cyber... View Article


April 13, 2020 4:43 pm

To accurately understand physical processes and their potential relationship to environmental stressors at a marine hydrokinetic (MHK) site, a Spatial... View Article

Environmental Analysis

April 13, 2020 4:41 pm

Understanding the environment is critical to the success of the MHK industry from device design to ensuring energy extraction does... View Article