The January 27 site visit of the Eolos Wind Energy Research Field Station highlights federal investments in renewable energy research and development. 


Deputy Secretary of Energy Poneman and Senator Franken visit U’s Eolos Wind Research Field Station

An ambitious project in a 2013 blizzard that used snow to track wind movements around turbines has garnered a lot of attention

Wind Patterns Illuminated by Snowstorm

Using nanowires to harvest strain energy will provide power to sensors that monitor structural behavior

Nanotechnology in Turbine Structural Health Monitoring

 In February 2013 Eolos researchers used particle image velocimetry techniques at an unprecedented scale to visualize large scale turbulent structures behind a utility scale wind turbine.

Super-Large-Scale Flow Visualization with Natural Snow