Congressman Cohen Announces National Science Foundation Grant to the University of Memphis

January 13, 2022
Press Release
Underwriting mechanical engineering work on wind farms

MEMPHIS – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) today announced that the University of Memphis will receive a $198,766 grant from the National Science Foundation for a project entitled “ERI: Formation Mechanisms and Modeling of Wake Meandering in Wind Farms.” The work is under the director of Dr. Daniel Foti in the Mechanical Engineering Department.

Congressman Cohen made the following statement:

“I commend the University of Memphis and Professor Foti on winning this prestigious National Science Foundation grant award and for their work in improving an important renewable energy resource. This is important work to reduce our carbon footprint.”