Nicola's expertise is in data science and observational techniques in the atmospheric boundary layer. As a post-doctoral researcher at NREL, he has been applying machine learning and uncertainty quantification approaches to wind energy applications. Nicola has extensive experience in the analysis of turbulence observations, both onshore and offshore. He has studied wind turbine wakes, and applied innovative techniques for wind resource assessment and wind plant operational analysis.
M.S. and Ph.D., Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University of Colorado Boulder
B.S. and M.S., Environmental and Land Engineering, University of Trento