WindSTAR Industry/University Cooperative Research Center

Research Areas

The four university collaborators in WindSTAR bring significant experience, expertise and resources in the following areas:

  • Advanced Materials
  • Automation for Manufacturing
  • Blade Design
  • Blade Manufacturing
  • Computational Modeling
  • Energy Integration
  • Energy Storage
  • Non-Destructive Inspection
  • Offshore Wind
  • Platform Design
  • Sensing
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Structural Health Monitoring
  • Tower Design
  • Transportation, Foundations, and Construction
  • Turbine Controls
  • Wind Farm Controls
  • Wind Resource Characterization
  • Workforce Development