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Date Description
2012-12-14 Texas Tech University Hurricane Research Team Wraps up Year (TTU Today).
2012-10-31 TTU Hurricane Research Team featured on KCBD-TV, Lubbock NBC station with ref to Superstorm Sandy.
2012-10-30 TTU Hurricane Research Team featured on Lubbock On-Line (LBB Avalanche-Journal website) with ref to Superstorm Sandy.
2012-10-30 TTU Hurricane Research Team featured on KCBD-TV, Lubbock NBC station with ref to Superstorm Sandy.
2012-08-30 WiSE experts featured on Weather Channel tornado special.
2012-08-30 TTU storm shelter research featured on Yahoo News home page.
2012-08-30 TTU Hurricane Research Team (WiSE) coverage in the field by Amarillo Globe News on-line.
2012-08-29 TTU Hurricane Research Team prepare to dismantle equipment after Isaac deployment (as featured on Lubbock Avalanche-Journal online (updated).
2012-08-28 WiSE Director and TTU Hurricane Research Team featured on Lubbock Avalanche-Journal online.
2012-08-28 WiSE Director and TTU Hurricane Research Team featured on U.S. News and World Report website.
2012-08-27 High tech shelter panels tested at TTU Debris Impact Facility as featured on Science Daily, a sci news aggregate site.
2012-08-27 WiSE Director and TTU Hurricane Research Team featured on Lubbock Avalanche-Journal online.
2012-07-31 TTU's new 2-year energy degree featured on Lubbock Avalanche-Journal online.
2012-07-26 SWIFT project's ground-breaking events on "Into the Wind", AWEA's blog.
2012-08-26 WiSE Director and TTU Hurricane Research Team featured on Lubbock Avalanche-Journal online.
2012-07-23 SWIFT project's ground-breaking events on the Daily Toreador, TTU's student newspaper.
2012-07-24 SWIFT project's ground-breaking events on website for wind industry insurance group.
2012-07-24 SWIFT project's ground-breaking events on WindTech International (online wind industry magazine w mostly UK focus).
2012-07-24 SWIFT project's ground-breaking events on Green Energy, a personal blog from South Korea.
2012-07-24 SWIFT project's ground-breaking events on Green Education, a website focused on sustainability education and jobs.
2012-07-24 SWIFT project's ground-breaking events on the Sandia National Labs official website.
2012-07-17 SWIFT project's ground-breaking events on Energy.gov blog.
2012-07-14 WiSE experts featured on Houston Chronicle's newspaper website about federal wind power emphasis.
2012-06-18 WiSE Director and Debris Impact facility featured on Lubbock Fox 34 News affiliate "Good Day" segment. (Link Expired)
2012-06-17 SWIFT project featured on Lubbock Fox 34 News affiliate
2012-06-17 SWIFT project featured on Lubbock's KFYO News Talk 790 AM
2012-06-17 SWIFT project featured on Lubbock's KCBD-TV NBC affiliate
2012-06-17 SWIFT project featured on Power Engineering on-line magazine
2012-06-17 SWIFT project featured on Lubbock Avalanche-Journal "Lubbock Online" website
2012-06-17 SWIFT project featured on DOE official news website
2012-06-17 SWIFT project featured on Energy.gov website
2012-05-11 WiSE faculty affiliate Dr. Darryl James featured on Weather Channel tornado special.
2012-05-09 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on Wind Energy Smartbrief, AWEA's wind energy news site.
2012-04-27 WiSE storm shelter expert featured in Fort Worth Star-Telegram article.
2012-04-26 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on Today's Energy Solutions magazine's website.
2012-04-25 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on on-line magazine Earth Techling website.
2012-04-20 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on Azo Clean Tech, an Australian renewable energy site.
2012-04-19 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on Windfair.net.
2012-04-19 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on Spanish renewable energy site.
2012-04-19 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on Power Engineering magazine's website.
2012-04-18 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on Newswise, a national news distribution source.
2012-04-18 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on Sensing and Communication website.
2012-04-18 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on Sandia National Labs website.
2012-04-18 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on Science Daily News, UK science news aggregate website.
2012-04-18 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on Rechargenews.com, a global renewable energy news website.
2012-04-18 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on Topix, an aggregate energy news site.
2012-04-18 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on Greenjobs, a wind industry employment site.
2012-04-18 TTU WiSE Scaled Wind Farm Technology Facility (SWIFT) with Vestas and Sandia National Labs featured on Canadian renewable energy site.
2012-04-16 WiSE tornado experts featured on PBS NOVA Tornado special...
2012-04-04 WiSE faculty affiliate and NSSA ED Dr. Ernie Kiesling featured in LBB Avalanche-Journal article on tornado event in DFW...
2012-02-29 TTU WiSE grads Drs. Tanya Brown and Ian Giammanco featured in tornado article on IBHS blog

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Date Description
2011-12-16 Op-Ed column in Houston Chronicle about TTU's BS in Wind Engineering
2011-12-13 Houston Chronicle article on BS in Wind Engineering program at TTU
2011-12-10 Dr. Kiesling and NSSA featured in Joplin tornado special on CNN
2011-09-20 TTU WiSE Partnership with Alstom and DOE on KFYO-AM blog
2011-09-22 TTU WiSE Partnership with Alstom and DOE on Smart Planet blog
2011-09-10 TTU WiSE Partnership with Alstom and DOE on Industry Week website
2011-09-10 TTU WiSE Partnership with Alstom and DOE on Fox TV Lubbock website
2011-09-10 TTU WiSE Partnership with Alstom and DOE on North American WindPower website
2011-09-10 TTU WiSE Partnership with Alstom and DOE on Alstom website
2011-09-10 TTU WiSE Partnership with Alstom and DOE on Green Economics blog
2011-09-10 TTU WiSE Partnership with Alstom and DOE on Power Engineering magazine website
2011-08-16 Sandia National Labs in Agreement with TTU (Texas Climate News)
2011-08-11 Sandia National Labs in Agreement with TTU (Affinity Properties real estate site)
2011-08-11 TTU WiSE's Debris Impact Lab listed by Popular Science as one of "PopSci's Most Awesome College Labs 2011"
2011-08-10 Sandia National Labs in Agreement with TTU (NewsTalkTexas)
2011-08-03 Sandia National Labs in Agreement with TTU (Recharge News)
2011-08-01 Sandia National Labs in Agreement with TTU (The Daily Toreador, TTU student paper)
2011-07-28 Sandia National Labs in Agreement with TTU (Power Online)
2011-07-28 Sandia National Labs in Agreement with TTU (North American Wind Power)
2011-07-27 Sandia National Labs in Agreement with TTU (Sandia news release)
2011-07-27 Sandia National Labs in Agreement with TTU (Office of the Governor of Texas)
2011-07-27 Sandia National Labs in Agreement with TTU (Lubbock Fox-TV News)
2011-07-27 Sandia National Labs in Agreement with TTU (My Green Education) - Expired link.
2011-07-27 Sandia National Labs in Agreement with TTU (Texas Tribune)
2011-07-27 Sandia National Labs in Agreement with TTU (Amarillo Globe News)
2011-07-17 WiSE Co-founder and tornado expert interviewed by Heartland Real Estate Business magazine.
2011-07-15 WiSE faculty and Ph.D. student have article accepted for publication in Monthly Weather Review
2011-05-30 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed by Tucson, AZ TV station.
2011-05-30 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed by MySanAntonio.com.
2011-05-30 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed by the Sarasota Herald Tribune FL newspaper.
2011-05-26 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed in the Christian Science Monitor newspaper
2011-05-26 WiSE storm shelter expert featured on Yahoo News Feed (Expired link)
2011-05-25 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed by the New York Times
2011-05-23 WiSE storm shelter expert featured on ABC World News with Diane Sawyer (national)
2011-05-19 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed by the New York Times
2011-04-20 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed by the national newspaper USA Today
2011-04-20 Storm shelter experts interviewed for Tennessee newspaper (Expired link)
2011-05-27 WiSE storm shelter expert featured on MinnPost.com (non-profit current affairs website for Minnesota).
2011-05-26 WiSE storm shelter expert featured in Ocala, FL newspaper.
2011-05-26 WiSE storm shelter expert featured on Mother Nature Network (eco blog).
2011-05-26 WiSE storm shelter expert featured on GoUpState.com (Spartenburg SC).
2011-05-26 WiSE storm shelter expert featured on Delawareonline.com.
2011-05-25 WiSE debris impact expert interviewed by KCBD-TV in Lubbock, TX.
2011-05-25 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed by Fox TV station in Alabama.
2011-05-20 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed by Myrtle Beach, SC, NBC TV station.
2011-05-20 WiSE storm shelter experts interviewed by Evansville, IN, TV station.
2011-05-20 WiSE storm shelter experts interviewed by Lubbock FOX News KJTV-34.
2011-05-20 WiSE storm shelter experts interviewed by Lubbock KCBD TV (NBC).
2011-05-18 WiSE storm shelter experts interviewed by the Birmingham News newspaper in AL.
2011-05-17 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed by Alabama ABC TV station.
2011-05-17 WiSE storm shelter expert featured on Weatherbrains.com (weather podcast).
2011-05-15 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed by the Tuscaloosa News.
2011-05-15 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed by Portfolio.com.
2011-05-11 KCBD-TV interview Joseph Dannemiller, WiSE NSF IGERT Ph.D. fellow on research concerning the VorTech simulator. Also interviewed were Site Manager Jeff Livingston and Dr. Darryl James, professor in TTU ME and WiSE Associate.
2011-05-06 WiSE storm shelter expert sourced by Examiner.com.
2011-04-20 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed by the Tucson Citizen (a section of USA Today) in Arizona.
2011-04-20 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed by the News-Journal in Longview, TX.
2011-04-20 WiSE storm shelter expert interviewed by producers from an independent documentary production company.
2011-04-16 WiSE Storm shelter experts interviewed for Amarillo Globe-News.
2011-04-02 Storm shelter expert interviewed by Birmingham AL TV stations.
2011-04-11 USA Today (circulation averages 3.3 million) ran a feature article mentioning NSSA Executive Director and WiSE faculty associate Dr. Ernst Kiesling about his thoughts on storm shelters.
2011-03-11 The Daily Toreador, TTU's student newspaper, ran a feature article about Dr. Chris Weiss's VORTEX2 project as tornado season nears.
2011-03-11 The NBC affiliate in the Dallas/Fort Worth area camera crew steps inside Dr. Darryl James' tornado simulator to learn more...
2011-03-11 The NBC TV station in the Dallas/Fort Worth area recently visited WISE research facilities and came up with this segment on housing safety in storms.
2011-03-11 Texas Tech Today,a TTU publication, covers the VORTEX2 project.
2011-03-11 McDonald-Mehta Lecture guest speaker Dr. Jamie Brown Kruse, featured on front page of Daily Toreador, TTU's student newspaper.
2011-02-11 WISE Ph.D. student Rich Krupar contributes to tornado safety story on FOX-34 News.

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Date Description
09/10 McDonald-Mehta Lecture guest speaker Dr. Greg Kopp featured on Fox-34 News in Lubbock
09/10 WISE's Debris Impact Lab is featured in "Awesome College Labs" in the magazine Popular Science . See page two of article.
09/14/10 Dr. Ernst Keisling is featured in Wall Street Journal article about safe rooms
8/26/2008 Texas Tech Receives $1 Million from Workforce Commission to Develop Wind Energy Program
8/25/2008 Tech Researchers Receive Funding For Sign Related Wind Tested
8/6/2008 New Storm Shelter, Safe Room Construction Guidelines Will Increase Safety
8/1/2008 Awards Given to WISE Faculty
7/23/2008 Hurricanes at Landfall Project
7/22/2008 Experts Available as Dolly Threatens Texas
6/9/2008 Short Course:  Intro to Wind Power Systems: Technology & Economics
6/5/2008 TTU Article on Debris Impact Testing
5/13/2008 Gravity Waves Over Lubbock
5/6/2008 Dr. Kishor Mehta Receives Walter P. Moore, Jr. Award
4/24/2008 Texas Tech to Partner with State, Seminole on Renewable Energy Project
4/21/2008 Tech Renewable Energy Society Welcomes Dr. Swift
4/17/2008 WISE Seminar: Scientific and Technical Challenges for the Advancement of Wind Energy
4/14/2008 WISE Seminar: Earthquakes, Hurricanes and other Disasters: A View from Space
3/17/2008 Kishor Mehta Ph.D., P.E.
8/17/2007 Coordinating Board Approves First Wind Science & Engineering Doctorate
8/15/2007 Community Wind & Water Conference
6/26/2007 TTU Press Release: Coalition Including Texas Tech Selected to Test Large-Scale Wind Blades
2/07/2007 Tougher anchoring rules: A life-or-death difference?
2/05/2007 Research Team Visits Florida to Test New Tornado Rating Scale
12/06/2006 Can Windy Skies Fill Water Taps?
12/06/2006 Using Wind to Extract Fresh Water
11/29/2006 Wind-powered System Under Way to Purify Water
11/29/2006 GE partners with university on desal project
8/18/2006 Discovery Channel Films at Reese Debris Impact Facility
5/9/2006 Texas Tech Funds Next Generation of Wind Research
2/3/2006 Researches can speak about changes to Fujita Scale
2/2/2006 Texas Tech wind researchers were cautiously optimistic Wednesday after their field received a big endorsement.
5/27/2005 Preserving the Hurricane Scene
3/7/2005 Dr. Andrew Swift is Guest on Local Radio Program
2/17/2005 History Channel Films At Reese Debris Impact Facility
2/8/2005 Wind Engineering student presents research at conference
1/27/2005 Dr. Kishor Mehta Honored
9/17/2004 Latest Research Thrust

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