About

The Energy Engineering Institute is engaged in all facets of wind energy, including major advances in research, technology development, and technology demonstration and deployment, along with innovative educational advances related to wind energy. This will include envisioning and planning for a global role for Texas in wind energy expertise, as well as serving as savvy economic development and commercialization leaders of integrated, comprehensive, sustainable energy systems - of which wind energy will be one very robust component.

To sign up for Wind Energy SmartBrief from the American Wind Energy Association, click here.

For a listing of the American Wind Energy Association's workshops, conferences, and exhibitions, please click here.

 

FACULTY EXPERTISE

Aubeny, Charles, Department of Civil Engineering

Balog, Robert S., Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Biscontin, Giovanna, Department of Civil Engineering

Bowersox, Rodney D.W., Department of Aerospace Engineering

Bracci, Joseph M., Department of Civil Engineering

Briaud, Jean-Louis, Department of Civil Engineering

Cahill, Anthony, Department of Civil Engineering

Capareda, Sergio, Department of Biological & Agricultural Engineering

Chapman, Piers, Department of Oceanography

Childs, Dara W., Department of Mechanical Engineering

Cizmas, Paul G.A., , Department of Aerospace Engineering

Damnjanovic, Ivan, Department of Civil Engineering

Ding, Yu, Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering

Enjeti, Prasad, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Falzarano, Jeffrey, Department of Civil Engineering

Ford, David H.N., Department of Civil Engineering

Hurlebaus, Stefan, Department of Civil Engineering

Junkins, John L., Department of Aerospace Engineering

Kaihatu, James M., Department of Civil Engineering

Kim, Joseph M.H., Department of Civil Engineering

Lagoudas, Dimitris, Department of Aerospace Engineering

Martin, Michael, TEES and TCAT

Medina-Cetina, Zenon, Department of Civil Engineering

Niedzwecki, John M., Department of Civil Engineering

Nielsen-Gammon, John W., Department of Atmospheric Sciences

Ntaimo, Lewis, Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering

Palazzolo, Alan, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Pappas, John, Texas A&M Energy Institute

Randall, Robert E., Department of Civil Engineering

Reinschmidt, Kenneth F., Department of Civil Engineering

Russell, B. Don, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

San Andres, Luis, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Schneider, Dean L., TEES and TCAT

Socolofsky, Scott A., Department of Civil Engineering

Strganac, Thomas, Department of Aerospace Engineering

Talreja, Ramesh, Department of Aerospace Engineering

Toliyat, Hamid A., Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Walewski, John, Department of Civil Engineering

Whitcomb, John D., Department of Aerospace Engineering

White, Edward, Department of Aerospace Engineering

Xie, Le, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Zhang, Jun, Department of Civil Engineering

FEATURED

To see a list of Texas A&M faculty with expertise in wind energy, click on "Expertise" above.

  • Advanced manufacturing
  • Aerodynamics and materials
  • Blade design and positioning
  • Computational fluid dynamics
  • Drive train components
  • Bearings, seals, gearing
  • Motor/generator (higher power density, efficiency)
  • Blade pitch and turret control
  • Braking systems
  • Energy storage and regenerative braking
  • Nacelle design
  • Offshore component corrosion
  • Dynamics, modeling and structures
  • Coastal
  • Offshore
  • Manufacturing technology
  • Power electronics
  • Sensors and sensor systems
  • Smart power grid
  • Turbo machinery
  • Wind measurement