FIU’s 12-fan Wall of Wind

FIU’s 12-fan Wall of Wind

The 12-fan Wall of Wind, comprising of twelve electric fan-motor units controlled by two variable frequency drives (VFDs), is designed to generate sustained wind speed up to 63 m/s (140 mph) (Category Four wind speed being 59-69 m/s [131-155 mph]).

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Worlds Ahead: Dharam Persaud, PhD Student

Worlds Ahead: Dharam Persaud, PhD Student

I am very focused on research within the specialization areas of Biomaterials and Cell & Tissue Engineering. Currently, I am working with Dr. Norman Munroe and Dr. Anthony McGoron for my doctoral studies, on a project I have developed involving the use of new biomaterials that can be used as endovascular medical devices for the treatment of neurovascular aneurysms.

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Meet Arindam Gan Chowdhury

Meet Arindam Gan Chowdhury

Arindam Gan Chowdhury, Ph.D., is a NOAA Sea Grant supported researcher working on the impacts of hurricane winds on the buildings and structures that make up cities and towns in our coastal environments.

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FIU Engineers Without Borders

FIU Engineers Without Borders

Engineers Without Borders — USA supports community-driven development programs worldwide through the design and implementation of sustainable engineering projects, while fostering responsible leadership.

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