Wind Energy Profiles

Andrew Christ: 2013 Intern Followup

Andrew Christ, a mechanical engineering student at the University of Iowa, is proving himself invaluable to the Iowa NSF EPSCoR ...
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Anna English: 2015 Intern

Soon to be a senior, UI mechanical engineering student Anna English took the opportunity to perform wind energy research this ...
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Ryan Collins: 2015 Intern

One UI student used his Iowa NSF EPSCoR research internship to examine how the location of a wind turbine — ...
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Hongtao Ding: Using Lasers to Improve Wind Turbine Repair

A national leader in wind energy, the state of Iowa currently produces almost 30 percent of its electricity using wind ...
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Former EPSCoR Student Continues Work with NSF

An inclusive attitude toward scientific research and concern for community impact led an Iowa NSF EPSCoR wind energy researcher to ...
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Chelsey Pence: 2013 Intern Followup

After two years in Hongtao Ding’s Laser Processing Laboratory at the University of Iowa, Chelsey Pence will be putting her ...
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Erich Pahl: 2013 Intern Followup

Eric Pahl is second-year Iowa NSF EPSCoR intern, continuing his 2013 project with Shaoping Xiao’s team. Last summer, they submitted a ...
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Tiffany Nguyen: 2013 Intern Followup

Last summer, Tiffany Nguyen worked in David Bennet’s UI laboratory, where she developed web-based interfaces that collect and share raw ...
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Brennen Wears: 2014 Intern

University of Iowa mechanical engineering student Brennen Wears is conducting research in EPSCoR researcher Hongtao Ding’s UI Laser Materials Processing ...
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Eric Pahl: 2014 Intern

Eric Pahl is in his second summer internship with Iowa NSF EPSCoR. He is continuing his 2013 project with EPSCoR ...
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Jan Lopez: 2014 Intern

Originally from Bayamón, Puerto Rico, Jan Lopez chose to attend Iowa State University to study aerospace engineering. This summer, he ...
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Jacob Kintner: 2014 Intern

University of Iowa mechanical engineering student Jacob Kintner will be spending the summer researching and developing model wind turbines at ...
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Andrew Christ: 2014 Intern

Andrew Christ works in Iowa NSF EPSCoR researcher Hongtao Ding’s Laser Materials Processing Lab at the University of Iowa, where ...
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Ryan Arce: 2014 Intern

Ryan Arce, a recent University of Iowa graduate, is working with Iowa NSF EPSCoR researcher Shaoping Xiao this summer, analyzing ...
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Andrey Petrov: Adding Pluralistic Geography to Wind Energy Research

Iowa wind energy at first seems an unlikely area of study for Andrey Petrov, a Russian native with expertise in ...
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Chelsey Pence: 2013 Intern

Chelsey Pence studies mechanical engineering at the University of Iowa and is continuing her research on laser wind turbine repair ...
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Eric Pahl: 2013 Intern

Eric Pahl studies biomedical engineering at the University of Iowa. As an Iowa EPSCoR intern he is widening his engineering ...
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Tiffany Nguyen: 2013 Intern

Tiffany Nguyen will be a sophomore at Grinnell College this fall. She is interested in studying computer science, and her opportunity ...
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Omar Longou: 2013 Intern

Omar Longou studies mechanical engineering at Iowa State University with a particular interest in renewable energy. “I’ve always known I ...
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Chukwuebuka Kendirin: 2013 Intern

Chukwuebuka Kendirin, also known as Junior, is a soon-to-be junior at Iowa State University studying aerospace engineering. With Iowa NSF ...
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Andrew Christ: 2013 Intern

Andrew Christ is a mechanical engineering student at the University of Iowa, ultimately interested in working with wind turbines and wind ...
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Baskar Ganapathysubramanian: Long Name, Amazing Research Results

What do green buildings, solar energy, wind energy, and plant growth have in common? Baskar Ganapathysubramanian’s group is researching all ...
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Provost P. Barry Butler: The Perfect Balancing Act

It is clear from his curriculum vitae and his balancing act of provost and professor that Provost Patrick Barry Butler ...
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