Dr. Vaughn C. Nelson (PhD: Physics, 1967) writes that he returned from retirement in July 2009 to become Director of the Alternative Energy Institute at West Texas A&M University through July 2010. He developed a new online course in renewable energy and then a textbook (Introduction to Renewable Energy) published by CRC Press in 2011. CRC Press also published a previous textbook, Wind Energy, in 2009. Dr. Nelson will be moving from his current location in Kennewick, WA to Round Rock, TX in August 2011.
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L. Z. Hadid, M. W. Morooka, J.‐E. Wahlund, L. Moore, T. E. Cravens*, M. M. Hedman, N. J. T. Edberg, E. Vigren, J. H. Waite Jr., R. Perryman, W. S. Kurth, W. M. Farrell, A. I. Eriksson, *KU Author
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