Symposium on OpenFOAM® 2014

After the successful first edition of the Symposium on OpenFOAM® in Wind Energy (SOWE), organized by ForWind in March 2013, we are pleased to announce that the Second edition will be co-hosted by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and the Renewable and Sustainable Energy Institute (RASEI) at the University of Colorado, Boulder.
This second edition will bring together people that use OpenFOAM® for wind energy. The symposium aims to present the state of the art in wind energy computations using OpenFOAM®, allow people to share knowledge, and identify common problems that should be addressed.

Date: May 19-21, 2014
Location: University of Colorado at Boulder, Colorado, USA
National Wind Technology Center, NREL, Boulder, Colorado, USA

Website: The symposium website will soon be available at
Abstracts: (2 page maximum) are due January 27, 2014. Please see the website or email for a template. Send abstracts to Matt.Churchfield(at) with the subject line “2nd SOWE Abstract Submittal”.