Interested in taking a Wind-U course? Below you’ll find descriptions of all courses and information on when they will be taught.

Course schedule

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Available courses

Advanced Wind Power Conversion

Offered through: NAU

Syllabus

Advanced coverage of wind energy systems, power converters for wind turbines, wind energy system fundamentals, wind generators, power converters, fixed- and variable-speed induction generator based wind energy systems, doubly fed induction generator based wind turbines, synchronous generator based wind generation systems, control schemes, and transient and steady-state analysis.

Wind Energy: Technical 2

Offered through: TTU

Syllabus

This is a multidisciplinary course intended for students with a physical science or engineering background wishing to pursue a technical approach to wind energy.

Wind Energy Finance, Economics, and Policy

Offered through: TTU

Syllabus

The purpose of this course is to develop an understanding of the economic principles affecting wind project development from greenfield to decommissioning or repower.

Wind Turbine Design

Offered through: UMASS

Syllabus

The goal of this class is to become proficient in wind turbine technology and wind turbine design.

Wind Energy Engineering

Offered through: TTU and NAU

Syllabus

The purpose of this course is to develop an understanding of the engineering principles underlying the design and operation of modern wind energy conversion systems (WECS), with a focus on horizontal axis turbines that dominate the industry.

Wind Energy Law, Policy, and Regulation

Offered through: TTU

Syllabus

The purpose of this course is to develop an understanding of the regulatory principles affecting wind project development from greenfield to decommissioning or repower.


Want to take a Wind-U course?

All Wind-U courses are available at each member university. To enroll in a Wind-U course, click on the one of logos below or email the associated contact listed to start the enrollment process.