Developer Guide

Contributing

FUSED-Wind is an open-source initiative licensed under the Apache 2 license , with the intent to encourage contributions from external developers of wind components, turbine or plant models. To contribute to the FUSED-Wind code, we encourage you to read the OpenMDAO developer guide which also explains how to develop an OpenMDAO plugin. To contribute code into FUSED-Wind you should follow the fork & pull approach.

Writing a FUSED-Wind Compatible Model

This tutorial provides a guide on how to develop a FUSED-Wind compatible model. It will introduce you to the interface decorators that are used in FUSED-Wind to declare and implement interfaces and give a practical example of how to wrap a code for predicting the aerodynamic loads on a rotor.