Built on more than 40 years of research, Texas Tech University's National Wind Institute (NWI -- formerly the Wind Science and Engineering [WiSE] Research Center) represents the nation’s
leading university wind-focused research and education enterprise. NWI serves as Texas Tech University’s intellectual hub for interdisciplinary and commercialization and education activities related to
wind science, wind energy, wind engineering and wind hazard mitigation and serves faculty affiliates, students, and external partners.
The NWI vision is to stimulate discovery and innovation, provide and implement solutions to wind-related problems, establish multi-dimensional partnerships, and educate the next generation of wind workforce.
NWI delivers and manages a wide suite of academic and professional development offerings supported by our cutting-edge research facilities, expert technical and administrative staff, a select group of students, and renowned faculty with ground-breaking ideas and the skills to make it happen.
NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
October 24, 2014 2014 National Block and Bridle Conference Participants Visit NWI
October 23, 2014 2014 PMU Workshop offered by Group NIRE and TTU
October 20, 2014 NWI co-founder recognized with national award by American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE)
September 26, 2014 CPA Conference attendees tour NWI's cutting edge research facilities
September 18, 2014 NWI hosts inaugural TTU Wind Day
September 16, 2014 TTU NWI WE undergraduates awarded GCPA scholarships
September 15, 2014 Meet TTU NWI WE/Honors student Zachary Taylor
September 01, 2014 NWI welcomes Dr. Daan Liang as Interim Director
For All Things Wind: TTU National Wind Institute.
Are you a student entering the Bachelor's degree in Wind Energy program? Starting our Wind Energy Graduate Certificate program? Or the TTU-DNV GL Credentialing program?
Have some questions about what to do next? See the link below for a guide so you're ready to hit the ground running when you start in Spring 2015.
The second event in the 2014 McDonald-Mehta Lecture Series is today!
- Wednesday, October 29
- 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
- Room 209 in Civil Engineering building on TTU campus
The speaker is Dr. Jason Jonkman from NREL whose talk is titled "Design and Modeling Challenges for Floating Offshore Wind Turbines."
Everyone is welcome to attend and a reception will be held after the event.
Go Red Raiders!