In June 2015, 4 Grand Challenges related to SUPERGEN Wind were awarded, totalling over £3.2m of funding.
This Supergen challenge call is intended to bring additional research and research groups (including those new to the Supergen activity) into the Hub to augment and strengthen the work that is already being undertaken.
The 4 Universities awarded were:
University of Dundee
Screw piles for wind energy foundation systems
Imperial College London
Maximising the Carbon Impact of Wind Power
University of Surrey
MAXFARM (MAXimizing wind Farm Aerodynamic Resource via advanced Modelling)