João Paiva Monteiro
João Monteiro holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering and a MSc in Aerodynamics from the Faculty of Science and Technology of Coimbra University and a PhD in Aeronautics from the University of Beira Interior. His main research interests are related to micro generation energy systems. Currently he is a Professor at the Electromechanics Department of the University of Beira Interior.
Monteiro, J. P.; Páscoa, J. C.; Brójo, F. M. P.: ''Simulation of the Aerodynamic Behaviour of a Micro Wind Turbine''; Renewable Energy: Selected Issues, Manuel Pérez-Donsión, Silvano Vergura and Gianpaolo Vitale (Editor), 1, 329-340 pp., Cambridge Scholars Publishing (978-1-4438-8377-1), Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK, 2016.
Monteiro, J. P.; Silvestre, M. R.; Piggott, H.; André, J. C.: ''Wind Tunnel Testing of a Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine Rotor and Comparison with Simulations from Two Blade Element Momentum Codes''; Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, Vol. 123, No. A, pp. 99-106, December, 2013.
Monteiro, J. P.; Rasteiro, M. G.; Barata, J. M.: ''An Experimental Investigation On The Relative Roles of Energy Input, Surface Tension and Viscosity on the Break Up of a Liquid Drop''; Atomization and Sprays, Vol. 19, No. 12, pp. 1193–120, December, 2009.
Monteiro, J. P.; Viegas, D. X.: ''On the use of Irwin and Preston wall shear stress probes in turbulent incompressible flows with pressure gradients''; Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, Vol. 64, No. 64, pp. 15-29, December, 1996.
Páscoa, J. C.; Brójo, F. M. P.; Monteiro, J. P.: ''Numerical Simulation of Magneto-plasma Thrusters for Aerospace Propulsion Using and MHD Formulation''; International Conference on Emerging Nuclear Energy Systems, Ericeira, Portugal, pp. 1-6, June / July, 2009.
Monteiro, P.; Páscoa, J. C.; Brójo, F. M. P.; André, J. C.; Monteiro, J. P.: ''A Wind Turbine System for Battery Charging''; Conferência de Engenharia - Inovação e Desenvolvimento, Covilhã, Portugal, pp. 6, June, 2009.
Monteiro, J. P.; Páscoa, J. C.; Brójo, F. M. P.: ''Simulation of the Aerodynamic Behaviour of a Micro Wind Turbine''; International Conference on Renewable Energies and Power Quality, Valencia, Spain, pp. 1-5, April, 2009.
Machado, M. J. A., ''Design of Rotor Blades for Mini Wind Turbines'', Supervisor: Monteiro, J. P., University of Beira Interior, Portugal, 2015.