Dowell, Jethro and Weiss, Stephan and Infield, David and Chandna, Swati (2014) A widely linear multichannel Wiener filter for wind prediction. In: 2014 IEEE Workshop on Statistical Signal Processing (SSP), 2014-06-29 - 2014-07-02, Australia.
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The desire to improve short-term predictions of wind speed and direction has motivated the development of a spatial covariance-based predictor in a complex valued multichannel structure. Wind speed and direction are modelled as the magnitude and phase of complex time series and measurements from multiple geographic locations are embedded in a complex vector which is then used as input to a multichannel Wiener prediction filter. Building on a C-linear cyclo-stationary predictor, a new widely linear filter is developed and tested on hourly mean wind speed and direction measurements made at 13 locations in the UK over 6 years. The new predictor shows a reduction in mean squared error at all locations. Furthermore it is found that the scale of that reduction strongly depends on conditions local to the measurement site.
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|Keywords:||Wiener filters, widely linear processing, weather forecasting, atmospheric techniques, wind, Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering and Power Technology|
|Subjects:||Technology > Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering|
|Department:||Faculty of Engineering > Electronic and Electrical Engineering
Technology and Innovation Centre > Sensors and Asset Management
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||01 Oct 2014 08:25|
|Last modified:||22 Mar 2017 16:17|