The University of Massachusetts Amherst


IGERT Students Discuss Research on Offshore Wind Energy

With a five-year $3.2 million grant from the National Science Foundation, the UMass IGERT (Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship) Offshore Wind Energy Program is aimed at training the next generation of interdisciplinary scientists to address the technical, environmental and socioeconomic challenges confronting offshore wind farms. Graduate students Walt Jaslanek (Environmental Conservation), Gordon Stewart (Mechanical Engineering) and Ryan Wallace (Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning) discuss their research.