Wind Energy News

Administrators and Students Visit Tall Tower and Turbines

Two busses full of undergraduate agronomy and meteorology students joined Iowa NSF EPSCoR administrators for a tour of a wind ...
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Drones Could Help Develop More Efficient Wind Turbines

Two Iowa NSF EPSCoR interns are pushing wind turbine research into new territory with an unlikely tool: drones. Roman Doyle ...
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Iowa NSF EPSCoR Projects Featured at Wind Energy Symposium

As graduate students slipped into the few remaining seats in a packed room, Iowa State University Senior Vice President and ...
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UI Faculty Member Wins $300,000 NSF Grant

Hongtao Ding, a University of Iowa (UI) assistant professor of mechanical and industrial engineering and Iowa NSF EPSCoR wind energy ...
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Seminar Explains Need for High Performance Computing in Climate Modeling

Glenn Luecke, director of High Performance Computing (HPC) Education at Iowa State, recently invited Gene Takle, director of the Iowa ...
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Student-Professor Duo Research Wind Energy Complication

Renee Walton, a recent graduate with her masters in meteorology, has been working alongside Dr. Gene Takle, a professor in ...
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Researchers Use Imaging Technology to Improve Sustainability

Researchers are finding clues about plant life in watersheds and floodplains across the state by capturing images of light beyond ...
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Wind Energy Research Tour

Iowa NSF EPSCoR Part of Wind Energy Research Tour Research sponsored by Iowa NSF EPSCoR was featured in a tour ...
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New Wind Student Organization Sparks Increased News Coverage for Wind Energy Research

Iowa NSF EPSCoR wind energy platform member, Gene Takle, garnered statewide interest in his research on how turbines affect field ...
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Iowa Energy Education a Hit at National Summit

Increasing and improving education about energy is a key component of Iowa NSF EPSCoR’s broader impacts goals. Pat Higby, Iowa ...
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WindSTEP: Pilot Camp Takes Off in Iowa City

A new Iowa NSF EPSCoR summer day camp, modeled after a retired National Science Foundation program, was introduced to the ...
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Online Certificate, Master’s in Energy Systems Add to Engineering Options

The Iowa Board of Regents has recently approved a new Master’s of Engineering in Energy Systems.  The 10-course online or ...
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Student Work Shows Well at Wind Power Conference

The 7th Annual Iowa Wind Power Conference, hosted by the Iowa Wind Energy Association (IWEA), featured and honored work from ...
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Iowa NSF EPSCoR Researchers Present at National Wind Conference

Iowa NSF EPSCoR students and faculty attended and presented research at the North American Wind Energy Academy (NAWEA) at the ...
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Iowa NSF EPSCoR Researcher Involved in Influential Climate Change Report

Gene Takle, Iowa NSF EPSCoR wind energy researcher and Climate Science Program director at Iowa State University, was involved in ...
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Iowa NSF EPSCoR Wind Energy Researchers Present at IWEA Conference

Iowa NSF EPSCoR wind energy faculty presented at the Iowa Wind Energy Association's (IWEA) 6th Annual Conference March 25-27, 2013.  ...
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