Interviews on current wind energy topics


Annual Report 2016/17 out now


Optimization of foundation designs and construction methods

RAVE - Research at alpha ventus

Operating the first german offshore wind park for R&D purpose  


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Annual Report 2016/17











LiDAR Buoy for flexible site assessment

Validated offshore measuring services








Test Center for Support Structures

Optimization of Structures and Constructio Methods

Testing for reliable Composite Materials and Rotor Blades

Brief introduction to our composite testing activities, from material testing to whole blade tests










Focus on Validation

Brief profile of Fraunhofer IWES and its product portfolio









Research Alliance Wind Energy

New projects and developments and an interview with Maros Sefcovic, Vice-president of the European Commission in charge of energy union.

Flyer Online M.Sc. Wind Energy Systems

With our master program we would like to educate a worldwide student body to become qualified engineers for the growing job market of the wind energy sector