Denmark, Videbæk

Wind Power Summer School - In cooperation with Vestas Wind Systems A/S & Siemens Wind Power

when 13 August 2017 - 25 August 2017
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS

Are you interested in getting an insight into the latest developments in wind power along with other international and Danish students during your summer vacation?

In close cooperation with representatives from the wind turbine industry in Denmark, Aarhus University School of Engineering offers a summer course with focus on wind turbine technology in August 2017 in Denmark.

The purpose of the summer course is to enable participants to apply their engineering competences to wind turbine technology problems and gain an insight into the functioning of turbines and the interaction between the different sub-components and their demand profiles. The summer course's main focus is on mechanics and power engineering problems.

A considerable part of the course will be carried out in cooperation with the Danish wind turbine industry. Also, part of the teaching will be conducted by the cooperating companies.

Admission requirements

The summer school welcomes you who:
- are studying to become an engineer - on bachelor or master level
- have a great interest in wind turbine technology
- will finish your engineering education within the next year
- have educational competences within machine design, structural dynamics, mechatronics or power engineering
- are a PhD student or a young engineer with experience from the wind energy sector

Candidates will be selected based on the following five criteria: academic profile, grades, practical experience, proficiency in English and motivation.

Course leader

Christina Munk

Target group

Bachelor's level

Fee info

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