ATOC 5770 - Wind Energy Meteorology Course uri icon



  • Explores the complex interactions of the atmosphere and wind energy generation. Surveys wind turbine designs. Explores planetary boundary layer dynamics, traditional and novel wind measurement methods, forecasting methods, wind turbine and wind farm wakes, wind farm optimization, sound propagation from wind plants, climate change impacts on wind resources and the impacts of wind plants on local environments. Same as ATOC 4770.


  • Lundquist, Julie Kay  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Spring 2021