Johannes Schreiber, Dr.-Ing.


Research Interests

  • Sensing of wind characteristics in wind farms
  • Wind turbine interaction in wind farms and wind farm control
  • Field testing, numerical simulation and wind tunnel tests

Curriculum Vitae

  • 2011: Course work during exchange semester at Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai (India)
  • 2012: B.Sc. in Mechatronics and Information Technology at Technische Universität München (TUM)
  • 2014: M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering at TUM, main focus Sustainable Energy Systems and Fundamentals in Engineering Sciences. Master's Thesis: "Wind Speed Sensing and Wake Detection from Wind Turbine Rotor Loads"
  • 2015-2020: PhD candidate at Chair of Wind Energy, TUM


  • Bottasso C L, Cacciola S, Campagnolo F, Schreiber J 2016 “Wake detection for wind farm control – formulation and validation”. 34th Wind Energy Symposium, AIAA SciTech Forum, San Diego, CA, USA,
  • Bottasso C L, Cacciola S and Schreiber J 2015 "A wake detector for wind farm control" Journal of Physics: Conference Series 625 012007,
  • Campagnolo F, Petrović V, Schreiber J, Nanos E M, Croce A and Bottasso C L 2016 "Wind tunnel testing of a closed-loop wake deflection controller for wind farm power maximization" Journal of Physics: Conference Series 753 32006, 
  • Cacciola S, Bertelè M, Schreiber J and Bottasso C L 2016 "Wake center position tracking using downstream wind turbine hub loads" Journal of Physics: Conference Series 753 32036, 
  • Schreiber J, Cacciola S, Campagnolo F, Petrović F, Mourembles D and Bottasso C L 2016 "Wind shear estimation and wake detection by rotor loads — First wind tunnel verification" Journal of Physics: Conference Series 753 32027,
  • Schreiber J, Nanos E M, Campagnolo F and Bottasso C L 2017 "Verification and Calibration of a Reduced Order Wind Farm Model by Wind Tunnel Experiments" Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 
  • Campagnolo F, Schreiber J, Garcia A M, Bottasso C L 2017 "Wind Tunnel Validation of a Wind Observer for Wind Farm Control" International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers ISOPE-I-17-410, 
  • Bottasso C L, Cacciola S, Schreiber J 2018 "Local wind speed estimation, with application to wake impingement detection" Renewable Energy 116, 155–168, 
  • Schreiber J, Salbert B, Bottasso C L 2018 "Study of wind farm control potential based on SCADA data" Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Volume 1037,
  • Bottasso C L, Schreiber J 2018 “Online model updating by a wake detector for wind farm control” Annual American Control Conference 2018 (ACC), Milwaukee, WI, USA, IEEE, S. 676–681,
  • Campagnolo F, Molder A, Schreiber J, Bottasso C L 2019 “Comparison of Analytical Wake Models with Wind Tunnel Data” Journal of Physics: Conference Series 1256, S. 12006,
  • Schreiber J, Balbaa A, Bottasso C L 2020 "Brief communication: A double-Gaussian wake model", Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 237–244,
  • Schreiber J, Bottasso C L, Salbert B, Campagnolo F 2020 "Improving wind farm flow models by learning from operational data", Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 647–673, 
  • Schreiber J, Bottasso C L, Bertelè M 2020 "Field testing of a local wind inflow estimator and wake detector", Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 867–884,
  • Campagnolo F, Weber R, Schreiber J, Bottasso C L 2020 "Wind tunnel testing of wake steering with dynamic wind direction changes", Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 1273–1295,
  • Schreiber J 2020 "Wind sensing for wind farm control", Dissertation