Round 1 Winners

The purpose of the Flexible Funding scheme is to support the integration of independently funded research, that would bring additionality, into the collaborative multi-disciplinary research programme of the SUPERGEN Wind Consortium.

The first round of Flexible Funding awards were announced in December 2015:




Project: Evaluation of wind farm support structures performance based on extrapolation of structural health monitoring (SHM) data from selected instrumented units

Lead Researcher: Dr Athanasios Kolios



Project: Integrated structural and foundation health monitoring for offshore wind turbines

Lead Researchers: Prof. Byron Byrne and Prof. Guy Houlsby



Project: Dynamic wind power plant control for systems integration

Lead Researcher: Dr Olimpo Anaya-Lara