AirfoilPrep.py

A Python module for preprocessing and evaluating aerodynamic airfoil data---primarily for wind turbine applications.

Author: S. Andrew Ning

Detailed Documentation

For detailed documentation see http://wisdem.github.io/AirfoilPreppy/

Prerequisites

NumPy

Installation

If you only intend to use AirfoilPrep.py from the command line then no installation is necessary. Just place the module located at src/airfoilprep.py anywhere in your system path. Alternatively, if you intend to use AirfoilPrep.py from within other Python modules then install it with the following command.

$ python setup.py install

Unit Tests

To check for successful installation, run the unit tests

$ python test/test_airfoilprep.py

For software issues please use https://github.com/WISDEM/AirfoilPreppy/issues. For functionality and theory related questions and comments please use the NWTC forum for Systems Engineering Software Questions.

Programming Language:     Wind and Water Tools:

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NWTC Information Portal (AirfoilPrep.py).  https://nwtc.nrel.gov/AirfoilPrepPy. Last modified 25-September-2014 ; Accessed 23-April-2017