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International Journal of Rotating Machinery
Volume 2012, Article ID 910940, 12 pages
Research Article

Moment of Inertia Dependence of Vertical Axis Wind Turbines in Pulsating Winds

1Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Tottori University, 4-101 Minami, Koyama-cho, Tottori 680-8552, Japan
2Nagoya Industrial Science Research Institute, 306 Yuta, Obata-cho, Ise, Mie 519-0506, Japan

Received 5 October 2011; Revised 19 January 2012; Accepted 2 February 2012

Academic Editor: J.-C. Han

Copyright © 2012 Yutaka Hara et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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