Dr. David Laino
Endurance Wind Power

Dr. David Laino was a co-founder of Windward Engineering 1999 and a lead designer on the original Endurance S-Series turbine. Previously, he worked at NREL, where he developed wind turbine computer modeling capabilities to analyze innovative designs, and evaluate proposed safety standards. He also analyzed and compared test and simulation data in validation studies. He is an active member of DWEA and Co-Administrator of the US Technical Advisory Group to IEC Technical Committee for Wind Turbine Standards. He has a Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering and a M.S. Mechanical Engineering from the University of Utah, and a B.S. Aeronautical Engineering, from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY.