PhD dissertation on "Instream generation using tethered kites in the carousel configuration"

Interesting PhD dissertation on “Instream generation using tethered kites in the carousel configuration” by Kristin N. Luttik. Degree was awarded by University of Edinburgh, the University of Exeter, and the University of Strathclyde in May 2021.

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Erich Herter invented carousel configuration: DE 2839918A1 (Wind driven power turbine unit - has vertical axis rotor holding flying wind vanes above it via tension absorbing cables). Unfortunately his patent never seems to be cited.
https://worldwide.espacenet.com/publicationDetails/originalDocument?CC=DE&NR=2839918A1&KC=A1&FT=D&ND=3&date=19800327&DB=&locale=fr_EP

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