College Launches Wind Energy Certificate

Sunday, February 10, 2013

The College of Engineering has introduced a new undergraduate student certificate in wind energy to meet the emerging market needs.

The certificate in wind energy integrates coursework and faculty expertise from the Departments of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Geography in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

The wind energy certificate requires 18 hours of coursework in energy, environment, and information science.

The certificate is open to all students meeting eligible to take courses required for the certificate.

Students can access more information about the certificate at www.engineering.uiowa.edu/mie/undergraduate-program/certificate-wind-energy, or contact the following Engineering faculty members:  Pablo Carrica (pablo-carrica@uiowa.edu, 319-335-6381); Andrew Kusiak (andrew-kusiak@uiowa.edu, 319-335-5934), or Marian Muste (marian-muste@uiowa.edu, 319-384-0624).

For more on College of Engineering wind energy resources, go to www.engineering.uiowa.edu/economic-partners/wind-energy-resources.