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Paul H F Merswolke, Thomas B Gardner: Wind powered hydroelectric power plant and method of operation thereof. New World Generation, Daryl W Schnurr, April 13, 2004: US06718761 (47 worldwide citation)

A hydroelectric power plant uses a plurality of windmills connected to compressed air generators to produce pressurized air. Pressurized air is used to drive water through a turbine to produce electrical power. The water is recycled and the power plant includes reserve pressurized air tanks to allow ...


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R Scott Phelan, Partha P Sarkar, Kishor C Mehta, Thomas B Gardner, Zongshan Zhao: Cable stay damper band and method of use for reduction of fluid induced cable vibrations. Texas Tech University, Jones Tullar & Cooper PC, March 16, 2004: US06705440 (10 worldwide citation)

Fluid current induced vibrations, as well as vortex shedding vibrations induced in a cable stay or a similar elongated, cylindrical element are dampened and substantially eliminated by applying a plurality of flexible active or passive damper bands to the cable at spaced intervals. In underwater cur ...


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Paul H F Merswolke, Thomas B Gardner: Wind powered hydroelectric power plant and method of operation thereof. New World Generation, Daryl W Schnurr, January 6, 2004: US06672054 (7 worldwide citation)

A hydroelectric power plant uses a plurality of windmills connected to compressed air generators to produce pressurized air. Pressurized air is used to drive water through a turbine to produce electrical power. The water is recycled and the power plant includes reserve pressurized air tanks to allow ...


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Partha P Sarkar, R Scott Phelan, Kishor C Mehta, Thomas B Gardner, Zhongshan Zhao: Cable stay aerodynamic damper band and method of use. Texas Tech University, Jones Tullar & Cooper PC, May 14, 2002: US06386526 (3 worldwide citation)

Wind/rain induced vibrations, as well as vortex shedding vibrations induced in a cable stay or a similar elongated, cylindrical element are dampened and substantially eliminated by applying a plurality of flexible damper bands to the cable at spaced intervals. The damper bands break up the formation ...


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R Scott Phelan, Partha P Sarkar, Kishor C Mehta, Thomas B Gardner, Zhongshan Zhao: Distributed aerodynamic and mechanical damping of cables with active smart control. Texas Tech University, Jones Tullar & Cooper PC, August 20, 2002: US06435323 (1 worldwide citation)

A system for the mitigation of cable stay vibrations, typically induced by wind and rain, utilizes a plurality of active damper bands positioned along the cable stay. Each damper band includes a shiftable mass and an energizing device for facilitating assisted shifting of the mass. A control assembl ...


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R Scott Phelan, Partha P Sarkar, Kishor C Mehta, Thomas B Gardner, Zhongshan Zhao: Distributed aerodynamic and mechanical damping of cables with active smart control. Douglas R Hanscom, Jones Tullar & Cooper PC, October 4, 2001: US20010026037-A1

A system for the mitigation of cable stay vibrations, typically induced by wind and rain, utilizes a plurality of active damper bands positioned along the cable stay. Each damper band includes a shiftable mass and an energizing device for facilitating assisted shifting of the mass. A control assembl ...


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R Scott Phelan, Partha P Sarkar, Kishor C Mehta, Thomas B Gardner, Zhongshan Zhao: Cable stay damper band and method of use for reduction of fluid induced cable vibrations. Jones Tullar & Cooper PC, November 21, 2002: US20020170792-A1

Fluid current induced vibrations, as well as vortex shedding vibrations induced in a cable stay or a similar elongated, cylindrical element are dampened and substantially eliminated by applying a plurality of flexible active or passive damper bands to the cable at spaced intervals. In underwater cur ...


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Paul HF Merswolke, Thomas B Gardner: Wind powered hydroelectric power plant and method of operation thereof. Daryl W Schnurr, Barrister & Solicitor, October 10, 2002: US20020144503-A1

A hydroelectric power plant uses a plurality of windmills connected to compressed air generators to produce pressurized air. Pressurized air is used to drive water through a turbine to produce electrical power. The water is recycled and the power plant includes reserve pressurized air tanks to allow ...


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Paul HF Merswolke, Thomas B Gardner: Wind powered hydroelectric power plant and method of operation thereof. New World Generation a Corporation, Daryl W Schnurr, Barrister & Solicitor, October 10, 2002: US20020144504-A1

A hydroelectric power plant uses a plurality of windmills connected to compressed air generators to produce pressurized air. Pressurized air is used to drive water through a turbine to produce electrical power. The water is recycled and the power plant includes reserve pressurized air tanks to allow ...



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