Dr Daniel Drew

Research Assistant (ACTUAL)


Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Energy Meteorology

NERC Industrial Mobility Fellowship

Research Interests:

  • The impact of meteorological variability on wind and solar power at various scales and locations, using both observations and models.
  • Wind and solar power forecasting using NWP models.
  • Urban wind resource assessment and optimising the placement of small wind turbines in urban areas.

Research Projects:

Urban Meteorology Projects:

Energy Meteorology Projects funded by National Grid:

  • Impact of extreme events on power production at the scale of a single wind farm.
  • Clustering effects of major offshore wind developments
  • Solar PV forecasting

NERC Industrial Mobility Fellowship

  • Critical weather types for wind and solar power forecasts in the UK.


Recent Publications:

Publications for d.r.drew@reading.ac.uk

Jump to: 2018 | 2017 | 2015 | 2013 | 2011
Number of items: 8.


Warrington, J., Drew, D. and Lygeros, J. (2018) Low-dimensional space- and time-coupled power system control policies driven by high-dimensional ensemble weather forecasts. IEEE Control Systems Letters, 2 (1). pp. 1-6. ISSN 2475-1456 doi: https://doi.org/10.1109/LCSYS.2017.2720467


Drew, D. R., Cannon, D. J., Barlow, J. F., Coker, P. J. and Frame, T. (2017) The importance of forecasting regional wind power ramping: a case study for the UK. Renewable Energy, 114. pp. 1201-1208. ISSN 0960-1481 doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2017.07.069

Cannon, D., Brayshaw, D., Methven, J. and Drew, D. (2017) Determining the bounds of skilful forecast range for probabilistic prediction of system-wide wind power generation. Meteorologische Zeitschrift, 26 (3). pp. 239-252. ISSN 0941-2948 doi: https://doi.org/10.1127/metz/2016/0751


Drew, D. R., Barlow, J. F., Cockerill, T. T. and Vahdati, M. M. (2015) The importance of accurate wind resource assessment for evaluating the economic viability of small wind turbines. Renewable Energy, 77. pp. 493-500. ISSN 0960-1481 doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2014.12.032

Drew, D., Cannon, D., Brayshaw, D., Barlow, J. and Coker, P. (2015) The impact of future offshore wind farms on wind power generation in Great Britain. Resources, 4 (1). pp. 155-171. ISSN 2079-9276 doi: https://doi.org/10.3390/resources4010155


Drew, D. R., Barlow, J. F. and Lane, S. E. (2013) Observations of wind speed profiles over Greater London, UK, using a Doppler lidar. Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, 121. pp. 98-105. ISSN 0167-6105 doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jweia.2013.07.019

Drew, D.R., Barlow, J.F. and Cockerill, T.T. (2013) Estimating the potential yield of small wind turbines in urban areas: a case study for Greater London, UK. Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, 115. pp. 104-111. ISSN 0167-6105 doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jweia.2013.01.007


Drew, D. (2011) Analysis tools for urban wind turbines. PhD thesis, University of Reading.

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