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 Willamette Technical FabricatorsAlicia ChapmanCEO Small Business Plant Performance Topic Area 1: Floating Offshore Wind Platform Research and DevelopmentWillamette Technical Fabricators is a custom, complex metal manufacturing company specializing in transportation and clean energy infrastructure. We are currently conducting DOE WETO-funded research using robotic welding and AI/visioning systems to improve the competitiveness of US manufacturing for floating offshore wind turbine platforms. Our technology and proprietary methods have been tested and applied to production of components currently deployed and have been proven to significantly reduce the total fabrication time and cost compared to the current welding state of the art.
Website: wtfllc.com

Email: alicia.chapman@wtfllc.com

Phone: 5037190790

Address: PO Box 19383, Portland, OR, 97280, United States
OR
 DAI GlobalLOUISE FLYNNTechnical Director, Sustainable Business Group Large Business Market Barrier Removal Topics 4 and 5 - Community Benefits Planning, Economic Impact Assessments, Supply Chain Development and Analysis, Workforce Planning, Enterprise Development CentersArea of Interest: Partnering for topics 4 and 5, preparation and implementation of Community Benefits Plans.

DAI's Capabilities:
Supply Chain Analysis (topics 4/5): DAI has extensive experience developing local supply chains through leveraging existing industry and business capabilities. We conduct supply chain and workforce studies in conjunction with regional and national economic analyses for large infrastructure projects to evaluate the ability of existing industry to meet project construction and operations demands. Our team leverages these analyses to produce workforce training and supply chain localization plans for developers, industry associations, and contractors.

Industry Supplier Development (topics 4/5): In addition, we have worked with energy operators to develop enterprise development centers throughout the world to build the capacity of local business to respond to change in the market. DAI’s model involves designing and managing enterprise development centers that offer developers and OEMs access to supplier registration portals, industry and economic analysis, supplier development and workforce upskilling services to localize operations and manage engagements with business associations, training and vocational institutes, and economic development agencies.

Community Benefits Plans, Federal Funding Proposals and Implementation: DAI has a successful record working with both private industry and federal agencies to secure and implement federal awards. We work with partners to develop DOE funding proposals and related requirements, including Community Benefits Plans (CBP) that add value to projects and its overall stakeholder communities to ensure overall project success. For awarded DOE projects, successful implementation of CBP plans is fundamental to securing each progressive stage of funding. We welcome inquiries from submitting organizations about preparing and fulfilling CBP requirements of the proposal and the ultimate project.

Other Areas of Expertise: Monitoring, Learning, Evaluation and Reporting, Economic Impact Studies, Project Demand Forecasting, Workforce Development, Supply Chain Mapping, Development and Localization, Project Execution, Grants Management, Corporate Social Investment, Stakeholder Engagement and Consultation, Project Scoping and Diagnostic.
Website: https://www.dai.com/

Email: louise_flynn@dai.com

Phone: 7034598883

Address: 7600 Wisconsin Ave, Suite 2000, Bethesda, MD, 20814, United States, Bethesda, MD, 20814, United States
MD
 Normandeau Associates, Inc.Greg ForceySenior Principal Scientist Small Business System Validation and Risk Reduction Topic Area 3: Technology Advancement for Bird and Bat Research OffshoreNormandeau is an environmental consulting firm focused on developing technology for studying wildlife interactions with wind turbines onshore and offshore. We are a firm of biologists, hardware engineers, and software developers, all working together to develop technologies that answer the most relevant and essential questions about understanding bird and bat interactions with onshore and offshore wind turbines. Previous technologies that Normandeau has developed for understanding birds and bats include

- ReBAT: a remote bat acoustic detection system that can transmit data remotely and eliminate costly data retrieval visits. Data from these systems are used to measure bat activity and many calls can be identified to species.
- Turbine Integrated Mortality Reduction (TIMR) is a smart curtailment system for shutting down turbines in the presence of bats in a defined range of wind speeds. When bats are detected within specific wind conditions, the TIMR server signals the SCADA system to shut down the turbines. Turbines can be shut down in the local area where bats are detected or facility-wide.
- Acoustic and Thermographic Offshore Monitoring (ATOM) is a multisensor system consisting of stereo thermal cameras, ambient light cameras, bird and bat acoustic detectors, and a dual-band Motus receiver. The weatherized, multisensor approach allows species-specific bird and bat data to be collected in harsh environments and all weather conditions where single sensors would be limited. Data are species-specific when possible and characterize bird and bat behavior in the rotor-swept zone of turbines.

Normandeau is eager to use our experience in developing bird and bat monitoring and mitigation technologies to expand the capabilities and application of our existing services. Our ideal partners would be

- Developers that could provide terrestrial, coastal, and offshore locations for staging and testing monitoring equipment,
- Buoy providers that could provide offshore platforms for equipment testing and
- Radar vendors that could offer an additional sensor to our current services.
Website: https://www.normandeau.com

Email: gforcey@normandeau.com

Phone: 352-327-3271

Address: 13100 Tech City Circle, Suite 500, Alachua, FL, 32615, United States
FL
 TNEIBrandon MeierUS Engineering Manager Large Business Plant Performance Power System StudiesTNEI has 20+ years of experience in the offshore wind industry. Our specialty is in supporting the design decisions and economics around the bulk power distribution and interconnection with the onshore grid (i.e., array layout, inter-array cabling, export cabling, reactive power compensation, land-fall, HVDC vs HVAC analyses, HVDC design, onshore transmission needs/upgrades, etc.).

To present these options we use a myriad of power system analysis software packages, as well as our bespoke tools that have been developed over the years. Any of the following packages can be used based on the project needs: PSSe, PSCAD, DigSilent, ETAP, CYME, TARA, ASPEN, PSLF, CDEGS, EMTP, SKM, or IPSA (a TNEI product).

TNEI has the expertise to perform any of the following power studies to support various project phases: load flow, cable rating, short circuit, system losses, reactive power compensation/voltage control, frequency response, power quality (e.g., harmonics, flicker, transformer energization), dynamics (e.g., fault ride through, fast fault current injection), insulation coordination, ferro resonance, overcurrent protection and coordination, earthing, and trapped charge.
Website: www.tnei.com

Email: brandon.meier@tneigroup.com

Phone: 9802974567

Address: Portal Building #216, 9319 Robert D. Snyder Road, Charlotte, NC, 28223, United States
NC
 Siemens Corporation, TechnologyJose Valenzuela Del RioSr. Research Scientist Large Business Advanced Turbine Components 1, 3, 5Siemens Corporation, Technology - a U.S. subsidiary of Siemens AG - is the company's central research and development unit, where employees shape Siemens technology and innovation strategy. Worldwide, the roughly 2,100 employees at Technology collaborate with Siemens business units in their work on the fundamental technologies of tomorrow that are important for the entire company. Siemens has expertise and interest in the following technologies enabling floating offshore wind platforms:

1) Component and system simulation and modeling including complex dynamics, failure modes, and performance. Also, modular approaches to scale and reduce cost and expand energy production capacity.

2) Turbine and platform digital twins to enhance their deployment and decision-making at the design, construction, and operation phases.

3) Manufacturing automation, production/assembly line innovations, and optimization. Our expertise covers robotics, PLC controls, data analytics, and artificial intelligence.

Siemens is looking for partners in Topic Areas 1, 3, and 5. Ideal partners will be other wind turbine OEMs, research institutes, universities, and other technology providers.
Website: www.siemens.com

Email: jose.valenzuela-del-rio@siemens.com

Phone: (407) 765-4071

Address: 755 College Road East, Princeton, NJ, 08540, United States
NJ
 Beridi USARick DamianiChief of Engineering Small Business Advanced Turbine Components Offshore WindBeridi USA is a joint venture between Beridi and The Floating Wind Technology Company.
We are experts in design and loads analysis of wind turbine systems and components including blades and support structures, and in particular of floating offshore wind systems.
We are also technology developers, and have proven the viability of our cost-cutting floating substructure (Triwind) that offers a low-draft, robust, and structurally effective support to 15-22 MW wind turbines. Following the team’s experience in the design of floating caissons for land reclamation and port expansion, Triwind was conceived for low-cost and high-speed slipforming manufacturing. The floater is a hybrid between a semi-submersible and a barge.
We have also developed an effective Concrete Suction Anchor that leverages existing and established manufacturing techniques and supply chain, achieving a 50% cost reduction in mooring solutions.
We look forward to continuing the development of our technology to provide reliable and port-ready solutions to the U.S. floating offshore wind market.
Website: floatingwindtech.com

Email: r.damiani@floatingwindtech.com

Phone: 7203105386

Address: 10768 S. Covered Bridge Canyon, Spanish Fork, UT, 84660, United States
UT
 University of Illinois Urbana-ChampaignAnn SychterzAssistant Professor Academic Advanced Turbine Components  The Sychterz Modular Adaptive Resilient Transormable Infrastructure (SMARTI) lab at the University of Illinois focuses on design and analysis of deployable structures, shape changing structures, structural dynamics, and structural health monitoring. Inspired by origami and tensegrity structures, we leverage advanced computation and robotic control for space-saving structures that using material efficiently thus moving towards sustainable solutions. Our research lab creates computational models and experimental testing. W have had several years experience with nonlinear structural engineering and geotechnical engineering expertise and we have work funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) on deployable anchors and compliant mechanisms. Anchors with deployable components facilitate compact storage to site and have increased surface area for increased friction resistance.
Published works:
https://cdnsciencepub.com/doi/abs/10.1139/cjce-2021-0204
https://www.researchgate.net/publication/377998632_Analyzing_Geosystems_with_Deployable_Compliant_Mechanisms_for_Enhanced_Tension_Capacity
Website: https://sychterz.cee.illinois.edu

Email: asychter@illinois.edu

Phone: 2172446148

Address: 205 N Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL, 61801, United States
IL
 RCAM Technologies, inc.Jason CotrellCEO Small Business Advanced Turbine Components  RCAM Technologies is an US-based cleantech small business pioneering automated construction solutions and 3D concrete printing technologies to accelerate the clean energy transition by reducing the cost of renewable energy and creating domestic manufacturing opportunities. RCAM is the global leader in developing and applying advanced concrete manufacturing technologies to construct renewable energy infrastructure.

RCAM has mega-scale 3D concrete printing capabilities in the Port of Los Angeles, California and Rochester, New York with capabilities to 3D print concrete products up to 14m x 14m x 24 m tall, giving RCAM coast-to-coast full-scale manufacturing capabilities in two leading US markets.

RCAM’s portfolio of 3DCP products includes Marine Pumped HydroElectric storage (a subsea long duration energy storage technology), concrete suction anchors and torpedo anchors, fixed-bottom offshore wind foundations, land-based wind turbine towers and foundations, and concrete gravity anchors for floating solar and wave energy converters. RCAM is also exploring establishing new 3D printing facilities in the Gulf of Mexico and Great Lakes.

RCAM is interested in supporting proposals that advance the state of the art and supply chain capabilities of concrete manufacturing.
Website: www.rcamtechologies.com

Email: jason.cotrell@rcamtechnologies.com

Phone: 3038868937

Address: 5490 Tenino Ave., Boulder, CO, 80303, United States
CO
 Renewable Energy Wildlife InstituteShilo K. FeltonSenior Scientist, Wind-Wildlife Program Lead Non-Profit System Validation and Risk Reduction  Through collaboration and credible science, the Renewable Energy Wildlife Institute (REWI) – formerly the American Wind and Wildlife Institute (AWWI) – and our partners are developing solutions to pave the way for a sustainable, clean energy future where renewable energy and wildlife can both thrive. With four years of experience conducting DOE-funded studies, REWI has tested the efficacy of several technologies intended to monitor and reduce risk for birds and bats around wind turbines, including automated curtailment, deterrence, and informed curtailment strategies. Our research team is especially qualified to assist in the design and management of projects to test technologies and methods to monitor bird and bat activity around wind turbines, with specific skills in study design, biological statistics, and animal behavior. REWI is also uniquely positioned to identify and recruit industry partners that operate facilities where such technologies could be tested due to our history and makeup facilitating connections across the renewable energy industry, NGO, academic, and conservation communities.
Since 2008, REWI has managed projects with multiple partners, facilitated crucial conversations among NGO, academic, and industry stakeholders related to renewable energy-wildlife conflicts, and provided exceptional communications, outreach, and engagement, to disseminate valuable research results and tools to manage renewable energy-wildlife conflicts. REWI’s board is made up of 50:50 representation by conservation NGOs and renewable energy industry representatives, with 30+ industries engaged as partners and friends, so we are uniquely positioned to engage key industry and NGO stakeholders in a proposed project. REWI also created and manages the American Wind Wildlife Information Center (AWWIC), an unparalleled repository of post-construction mortality data from wind facilities across the nation, which can be utilized during the project and makes REWI uniquely aware of the challenges associated with collecting, maintaining, and using such sensitive data from the energy industry.
Website: www.rewi.org

Email: sfelton@rewi.org

Phone: (202) 448-8774

Address: 700 12th Street, NW Suite 700, Washington, DC, 20005, United States
DC
 MxDChris DufourDirector, Govt Business Development Non-Profit Plant Performance  MxD is a Manufacturing Innovation Institute (MII) in the Department of Commerce's NIST Manufacturing USA Program. We are focused on Digital Manufacturing and Cybersecurity, helping scale the adoption of secure digital technologies and workforce development solutions to US manufacturers. In our 10 years serving America's manufacturers, we have executed over 200 projects and multiple millions of dollars, transitioning specific applications of advanced manufacturing technology to our 300+ member network.

Our capabilities include a robust program management office, free cybersecurity resources, and a digital modernization engineering team capable of providing assessments on how to best adopt new technology on factory floors and increase productivity. We also produce the MxD Sensor Kit, a low-cost, easy-to-use kit capable of up to 40 different use cases in getting digital data collected on a shop floor. We aim to make these kits FREE to small manufacturers in the US and subsidized by federal and state programs. We also feature a 77,000-sq-ft Future Factory Floor in Chicago, Illinois, demonstrating several members' manufacturing technologies of the future. Our MxD Learn workforce development group has produced Hiring Guides and career pathways for manufacturing jobs of the future and curriculum to offer scalable training options for upskilling and reskilling.

As an ecosystem partner, we are interested in connecting with any organization seeking to advance DOE/WETO's goals of modernizing a domestic offshore wind energy team in the Great Lakes region. MxD is here to lead, organize, manage, and drive development of new technology, secure supply chains, and a skilled workforce of the future. Contact us if we can be of help.
Website: https://mxdusa.org

Email: chris.dufour@mxdusa.org

Phone: 3122816887

Address: 1415 N Cherry St, Chicago, IL, 60642, United States
IL
 Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc.Onder AkinciAssociate Principal Large Business Market Barrier Removal Subtopic 1: Refinement and Innovation in Floating Platform Design, Manufacturing, and DeploymentSimpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc. (SGH) is a national engineering firm with 700 employees in 9 U.S. offices covering the Atlantic, Pacific, and Gulf Coasts, as well as the West and Midwest. Our work covers structures of all types, including marine facilities, civil and infrastructure projects, energy (wind, nuclear, oil & gas, and solar), and industrial facilities.

We have long and extensive experience with the design, construction, and regulatory environment in the U.S. Our team consists of experts in the sizing, coupled analysis (using the most competent industry tools), and design of floating offshore wind foundations to lower the cost of energy at scale. SGH has a strong reputation for implementing practical yet innovative solutions in the energy industry and our approach to FOWT design embodies this philosophy.

SGH’s offshore wind/renewables team has led several world class projects in the U.S., U.K., and other parts of Europe. Key team member projects:
• Developed and designed three 15 MW floating platforms (a TLP, and two semi-submersibles) with passive controls systems (in collaboration with NASA) to mitigate large dynamic responses of the floaters, making the systems more robust in performance and cost efficiency. Experience included pre-FEED and FEED engineering of the floaters, mooring system / tendons (for TLP), and design of the dynamic power cable.
• The Dounreay Tri multi-turbine floating wind semisubmersible platform, a concept that supported two turbines, each producing 5 MW. Design work included pre-FEED, FEED and detailed engineering, including model testing of the floaters in the wind tunnel and wave basin. Our team members developed a novel methodology to design and test multiple turbine floaters.
• Supported the WindFloat Atlantic semi-submersible development, including design of the mooring and marine systems.

SGH’s team has great collaborative experience working with leading wind turbine OEMs to develop offshore wind designs / projects. Over the past ten years, our team has collaborated with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Sandia National Laboratory, the Maritime Research Institute in the Netherlands (for model testing of several floating wind technologies), the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS), and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to develop high-impact projects. We address the entirety of the value chain, to establish the economic viability of the overall project.
Website: www.sgh.com

Email: noakinci@sgh.com

Phone: 346.377.8514

Address: 2050 W. Sam Houston Parkway S, Suite 1625, Houston, TX, 77042, United States
TX
 University of Nevada, RenoSherif ElfassAssociate Research Professor Academic System Validation and Risk Reduction  The Center of Civil Engineering Earthquake Research at the University of Nevada Reno has built a unique experimental facility for large-scale dynamic and static testing of soil-structure interaction problems. The design and construction of the facility were supported by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the National Nuclear Security Administration as part of the DOE’s long-standing commitment to earthquake safety and resilience of critical infrastructure. The facility includes the nation's largest soil box. It is an octagonal biaxial laminar soil box in 19 layers with a total height of up to 15ft and a width of 21.5ft. The box is mounted onto a dedicated biaxial shake table to modeling multi-axial base excitation. This unique capability, along with the high-caliber plug-n-play data acquisition systems, sensors, and large-capacity hydraulic actuators, creates a unique setting to study the interaction characteristics of foundation systems and superstructures under various extreme loading conditions at a larger scale than before.
Website: https://www.unr.edu/cceer

Email: elfass@unr.edu

Phone: 7757846664

Address: 1664 N. Virginia St., CEE Dept MS258, Reno, NV, 89557, United States
NV
 Grand Summit GroupPeter CiullaPrincipal Small Business System Validation and Risk Reduction  Grand Summit Group is a registered small business providing Subject Matter Expertise (SME) and technical feasibility assessment and development of renewable energy and other cleantech technologies. These services help evaluate the fit of specific technologies to proposed applications, assess their overall efficacy and risk, and also provide expertise to further develop and commercialize these technologies. The company principal is Peter Ciulla, who has over 20 years of experience developing and scaling cleantech. He also has a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of California, San Diego.
Website: https://www.grandsummit.co/

Email: peter@grandsummit.co

Phone: 8182370788

Address: 2029 Verdugo Blvd, #820, Montrose, CA, 91020, United States
CA
 Delmar Systems, Inc.Jason PasternakTechnical Director - Americas Large Business System Validation and Risk Reduction Floating Offshore WindDelmar is an industry leader and preferred provider of offshore mooring services, from initial mooring system design through end-of-life decommissioning, and everything in between. Delmar has a strong R&D department, in which it heavily invests, which has resulted in the development of industry-leading innovations and enabling technologies. Delmar, including Vryhof products, has had substantial (and ongoing) involvement in the floating offshore wind industry to date and is interested in collaborative efforts that will further advance the industry.
Website: www.delmarsystems.com

Email: sales@delmarsystems.com

Phone: 8322527100

Address: 15011 Katy Freeway, Suite 100, Houston, TX, 77094, United States
TX
 CHW NRG RNDTravis GiesePresident Small Business Market Barrier Removal Offshore windproprietor , developer, founder
Website: Google.com

Email: chw.nrg.rnd@gmail.com

Phone: 1234567890

Address: 123 email me back street, kitty hawk, NC, 27949, United States
NC
 Lehigh UnivrsityMuhannad SuleimanProfessor Academic System Validation and Risk Reduction  At Lehigh, we have established a multi-directional testing facility that allow for investigating soil-foundation interaction subjected to operational and extreme loading conditions. The facility is named the Offshore Soil-Foundation-Structure Interaction Testing Facility. The facility also has real-time hybrid simulation capabilities. hybrid simulation allow for simulation the whole structure using analytical and experimental substructures. The analytical substructure is modeled numerical, while the experimental substructure is modeled physically in the lab. Both the experimental and analytical substructures are kinematically linked to represent the full structure. Our facility have outstanding capabilities with control systems, data acquisition and sensors that allow for detailed understanding of soil-foundation-structure interaction of offshore wind turbines. We have been conducting research of offshore wind turbines and other renewable energy systems.
Website: https://engineering.lehigh.edu/cee/faculty/770

Email: msuleiman@lehigh.edu

Phone: 610-758-2592

Address: 117 ATLSS Dr, Bethlehem, PA, 18015, United States
PA
 Tomorrow.ioLes LarteyDirector of Business Development Individual Plant Reliability Topic Area 6: Protecting Wind Fleet against LighteningTomorrow.io is revolutionizing the lightning alert process to reduce time wasted by providing pinpoint data on the location of the observed lighting and the track it’s taking. The result is eliminating downtime associated with lightning and improved reliability/performance of Wind Farms.

Tomorrow.io’s unmatched weather technology stack improves early warning and operational decision-making tools for operations managers. Our cutting-edge weather and climate security solutions is powered by proprietary weather intelligence, sophisticated AI-enabled modelling, and our own fleet of proprietary weather satellites
Website: Tomorrow.io

Email: Les.lartey@tomorrow.io

Phone: 7572569516

Address: 9 Channel Center St,, 7th Fl, Boston, MA, 02210, United States
MA
 University of HoustonHarish Sarma KrishnamoorthyAssociate Professor, ECE Department Academic Plant Reliability Offshore Wind- Expertise in power conversion for offshore energy systems, including wind, energy storage, etc.
- Solid State Transformers with low weight and volume, suitable for offshore wind.
- Reliability prediction and prognostic health management (PHM) in offshore systems.

*Please refer to our publications here: https://scholar.google.com/citations?hl=en&user=bVvczqUAAAAJ&view_op=list_works&authuser=1&sortby=pubdate
Website: https://pemsec.ece.uh.edu/researchprojects/2/

Email: hskrishn@uh.edu

Phone: 7137437382

Address: 4226 Martin Luther King Boulevard, N330, Engineering Building-1, Houston, TX, 77204, United States
TX
 PCCIMatthew SchubertChief Naval Architect Small Business System Validation and Risk Reduction Tidal EnergyPCCI has many years of project experience in the offshore wind design, development, and costing with both government and commercial arena. We currently have of have completed contracts with DOE, BSEE, and BOEM from initial design to decommissioning.
Website: pccii.com

Email: mschubert@pccii.com

Phone: 5715308091

Address: 300 North Lee St, Alexandria, VA, 22314, United States
VA
 CrossLink CompositesConnie JacksonCTO Small Business Market Barrier Removal Advanced ManufacturingWe apply our proprietary technology to make the world’s first and only high-performance low-cost carbon fiber, serving automotive, wind energy, civil infrastructure, marine, aerospace and transportation markets. We also pultrude composite products and produce oxidized PAN fiber (OPF). We don’t have standardized products but rather we work with large-volume customers to tailor products to their specific applications. Our revolutionary, patent-pending processes enable the lowest cost carbon fiber products available in today's market. Our technology also reduces by two thirds the carbon fiber manufacturing emission levels.

We frequently work with grant recipients to produce specific carbon fiber, OPF or composite products for their research projects. We have received multiple NSF SBIR and DoE grants ourselves and are familiar with federal grants and associated requirements.

Our founder and CTO Connie Jackson is an industry veteran with senior level experience running CF and pultrusion operations. Previously she ran operations for Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Carbon Fiber Technology Facility.
Website: www.crosslinkcomposites.com

Email: jim@crosslinkcomposites.com

Phone: 8656726716

Address: 1540 RIGGS CHAPEL ROAD, HARRIMAN, TN, 37748, United States
TN
 Clemson UniversitySez Atamturktur RusscherProvost Distinguished Professor Academic System Validation and Risk Reduction Topic Area 5: Floating Offshore Wind Center of ExcellenceComputer models of wind turbine drivetrains could expedite verification and validation (V&V) of new drivetrain designs. Confidence in the ability of a simulation model to make realistic predictions, however, must first be gained by (i) validating model predictions against a reference to reality, generally provided by a suite of assembly level test campaigns, and (ii) assessing and quantifying prediction uncertainty, whether it originates from experimental variability, parametric variability, or modeling uncertainty. For example, gearboxes, while meeting or exceeding IEC 61400-4 design criteria as specified in current standards by the gear, bearing, and wind turbine industries and by third-party certifications, do not always achieve their expected design life in the field. Validated computer models could be used for root causes analysis of premature failures. However, developing accurate models of the planetary section of wind turbine gearboxes is a nontrivial task where increased fidelity could lead to not only prohibitive modeling time but also increased parametric uncertainty. Further, for wind turbine design, the concepts of model validation must be extended to the notion of predictive assessment over a design domain, which requires conducting multiple physical experiments for configurations that span the expected range of operational conditions in the field. As performing multiple experiments can rapidly become cost prohibitive, design of experiment techniques are usually applied to select configurations that are the most informative for model calibration and validation for the purpose of the analysis. Similarly, when the numerical simulation is computationally demanding, prohibiting the execution of a large number of computational runs, computer experiments can be designed through statistical sampling techniques to reduce computational efforts. As the validation of computational models inherently involves multiple physical experiments and an even greater number of computational runs, statistical analysis techniques are widely adapted to analyze the measurements and simulations.
Website: https://www.clemson.edu/cecas/departments/me/people/faculty/russcher.html

Email: sez@clemson.edu

Phone: 8437305067

Address: 1240 Supply St., North Charleston, SC, 29405, United States
SC
 FedsproutAalap ShahPresident and CEO Small Business Market Barrier Removal Community Benefits, Project Planning, and Project ReportingFedsprout helps businesses and non-profits secure government funding and provide support during project execution. We help strategize, plan, and ensure successful projects when working with the federal government, especially when it comes to clean energy and other DOE initiatives.

Area of Technical Expertise: Community Benefits Planning for Proposals, Community Engagement, Implementation of Community Benefits Plans, Clean Energy Demonstration Planning. We are experts in community engagement, workforce development, DEIA, and Justice 40. We have technical experts that have been a part of many DOE proposal submissions and projects.

Brief Description of Capabilities: We help write, strategize, and implement community benefits plans for proposals and projects. We provide planning and strategy for successful government-funded projects. Our experts are familiar with federal regulations, budgeting, and compliance.

Area of Interest: Partnering for Community Benefits, Successful Demonstration Planning, Project Reporting, and other aspects from proposal preparation through project completion
Website: www.fedsprout.com

Email: ashah@fedsprout.com

Phone: 3233634459

Address: 76 PETTIT PL, PRINCETON, NJ, 08540, United States
NJ
 Bat Conservation InternationalMichael WhitbyDir. Bats and Wind Energy Non-Profit System Validation and Risk Reduction BatsTeam experienced in finding scalable solutions that reduce wind energy impacts on bats. Experience in bat acoustics, thermal videography, offshore sampling, fatality monitoring, research design, etc.
Website: https://www.batcon.org/our-work/research-and-scalable-solutions/wind-energy/

Email: mwhitby@batcon.org

Phone: 5123279721

Address: 500 N Capital of TX Hwy., Bldg. 1, Suite 175, Austin, TX, 78746, United States
TX
 American Bureau of Shipping (ABS)Domenic CarlucciVice President Non-Profit System Validation and Risk Reduction Cross CuttingThe American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) is the not-for-profit marine classification, standards/certification, and research organization based in the U.S. ABS provides advanced analytical and technical advisory support as well as classification/certification support for maritime/offshore industry related to offshore, wind and marine energy applications. ABS also provides New Technology Qualification and Approval-in-Principle reviews/approvals of new/novel technology. ABS is pleased to partner with any organization working on maritime applications.
Website: www.eagle.org

Email: dcarlucci@eagle.org

Phone: 8323168764

Address: 1701 City Plaza Dr, Spring, TX, 77389, United States
TX
 Rutgers UniversityOnurAssociate Professor Academic Advanced Turbine Components Topics: 1, 3, 5Modeling and Design Optimization of Offshore Wind Turbines, Adaptive Rotor Systems: I specialize in system-level modeling, system identification (theoretical and experimental) and design optimization of multi-physics systems. Applications include floating offshore wind turbines, shape-adaptive smart rotor systems for wind turbines and multi-rotor drones, morphing aircraft, piezoelectric material actuators, sensors and energy harvesters.
Website: http://www.obilgen.com/

Email: o.bilgen@rutgers.edu

Phone: 1-848-4455869

Address: 98 Brett Rd., Piscataway, NJ, 08854, United States
NJ
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