IGERT News

Date Posted: Tuesday, October 30, 2012
UMass Wind IGERT Fellows Andrew Allyn, Micah Brewer and Bob Darrow participated in the 2012 Science Quest on the UMass campus on October 27. The weekend event brought together high-achieving high school students from around the state for educational workshops on a range of science, technology and... Read More
Date Posted: Sunday, September 30, 2012
IGERT fellows, faculty and staff traveled to Maine in September to see firsthand some of the exciting wind projects underway in the state and to meet with experts on economic, environmental and policy issues related to wind energy. Our group was hosted by the Schoodic Education and Research Center... Read More
Date Posted: Wednesday, September 26, 2012
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Date Posted: Tuesday, August 14, 2012
  Prof. Sanjay Arwade, along with co-PIs Andrew Myers and Jerome Hajjar of Northeastern University, have been awarded and NSF grant entitled, "Collaborative Research: Reliability-based Hurricane Risk Assessment for Offshore Wind Farms".   This is a 3 year project with award amount $325,000 of which... Read More
Date Posted: Thursday, August 2, 2012
IGERT fellow Pamela Loring news article
Date Posted: Monday, July 23, 2012
Wind IGERT Director Erin Baker, IGERT Project Coordinator Jody Lally, and student fellow Gordon Stewart represented our program at the 2012 Annual conference in Washington D.C from May 30th to June 1st. Highlights included Gordon Stewart's poster presentation entitled "Creating Design Standards for... Read More
Date Posted: Monday, July 23, 2012
Student fellow Ryan Wallace presented his poster entitled "Marine Spatial Planning for Offshore Wind Energy:Overcoming Barriers and Challenges to Siting" at the RENEWABLE AND SUSTAINABLE ENERGY  TECHNOLOGY WORKSHOP (RE SET 2012)Held on April 12-13, 2012 at the California NanoSystems Institute at... Read More
Date Posted: Monday, July 23, 2012
Nine new student fellows will be starting the Wind Energy IGERT Program for the Fall 2012 semester, for a total of fourteen student fellows to date. Congrats to the nine new fellows! Carswell, Wystan Darrow, Robert Greene, Takarra Kate McClellan LaCava, William Loring, Pamela Massey, Blake Pete,... Read More
Date Posted: Monday, August 15, 2011
The University of Massachusetts Amherst has received a $3.2-million grant from the National Science Foundation Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) program to start an interdisciplinary graduate program in Offshore Wind Energy Engineering, Environmental Science, and... Read More

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