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Modeling Wind Turbines with the FAST Code

The UMass Amherst summer 2022 online course.
Modeling Wind Turbines with the FAST Code

* OpenFAST is the open-source wind turbine simulation tool developed by NREL that industry, academia and laboratories use for modeling turbines and wind plants
* OPEN TO ALL: New, Active, Inactive, Non-Credit Students
​* Asynchronous and Fully-Remote to access anytime
* Lectures remain posted throughout entire course
* Online bulletin board for instructor Q&A
* Class format: 7 HW assignments with fixed due dates & final project
​* Certificate offered upon completion

Course Code: CE-ENGINE 597W (3 credits / certificate for non-degree)
Course Dates: May 19 - July 1
Last Day to Enroll: May 25

More about NREL’s OpenFAST code