Plenary Roundtable

“The Future Needs of Wind Energy Scientific Research”

Where is wind energy research going? Where should it go? What is the view of academia, and what are the needs of industry?

At TORQUE 2016, leading wind energy experts from academia and industry discussed these questions in a plenary roundtable. A video of this event is available here.

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Gijs van Kuik (TUDelft)


  • Prof. Dr. Po Wen Cheng (University of Stuttgart)
  • Dr. Jens Madsen (Suzlon)
  • Prof. Dr. James F. Manwell (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
  • Dr. James Maughan (GE Global Research)
  • Dr. Matthias Schubert (Wyncon Consultants)


Long-term research challenges in wind energy – a research agenda by the European Academy of Wind Energy: 

Discuss online: