Release Notes

MHKiT v0.4.0

MHKiT v0.4.0 adds the following modules and capabilities to MHKiT:

  • wave.io.cdip Module: functions for downloading and converting CDiP data into MHKIT formats (MHKiT-Python Only).

  • wave.io.hindcast Module: functions for downloading and converting WPTO Hindcast data into MHKIT formats (MHKiT-Python Only).

  • wave.io.swan Module: functions for importing and converting SWAN data into MHKIT formats.

  • wave.resource Module: Deep water approximations for wave resource characterization (MHKiT-Python Only).

  • utils Module: Vector averaging capabilities in statistics calculations.

  • wave.performance Module: Wave power performance workflow functions.

MHKiT v0.3.1

  • Ensures compatibility with dependency PECOS v0.1.9

MHKiT v0.3.0

MHKiT v0.3.0 adds the following modules to MHKiT:

Refer to the following GitHub repositories to access the MHKiT v0.3.0 tagged release:

MHKiT-Python v0.3.0

MHKiT-MATLAB v0.3.0

MHKiT v0.2.0

MHKiT v0.2.0 adds the following modules to MHKiT:

  • Power Module: Calculate quantities of interest for power production and power quality

  • Loads Module: Calculate quantities of interest for mechanical loads assessments

This release also includes minor updates to the wave module to improve the versatility of the module. Refer to the following GitHub repositories to access the MHKiT v0.2.0 tagged release:

MHKiT-Python v0.2.0

MHKiT-MATLAB v0.2.0

MHKiT v0.1.0

The first official release of MHKiT, developed in Python and MATLAB, includes the following modules:

  • QC Module: Perform quality control analysis

  • Wave Module: Calculate quantities of interest for wave energy converters (WEC)

  • River Module: Calculate quantities of interest for river energy converters (REC)

  • Tidal Module: Calculate quantities of interest for tidal energy converters (TEC)

  • Utils Module: Includes helper functions

The v0.1.0 release includes methods for resource assessment, device performance, graphics, io and quality control. Refer to the following GitHub repositories to access the MHKiT v0.1.0 tagged release:

MHKiT-Python v0.1.0

MHKiT-MATLAB v0.1.0

Future Releases

The next releases, planned in 2021, will include:

  • Additional QC functionality and data transformation functions

  • Additional power quality functions for flicker analysis

  • Data ingestion functions from instrumentation and public datasets

  • Mooring module