Experts

Willett Kempton



Willett Kempton

Professor

Marine Science and Policy


UD Media Relations staffers are happy to assist journalists with interview requests for this expert.

Contact 302-831-NEWS
or mediarelations@udel.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Nationally renowned expert in two renewable energy fields: offshore wind power and electric cars/vehicles.
  • Pioneered technology for vehicle-to-grid (V2G) vehicles, which are capable of absorbing excess energy when demand for power is low and returning some back to the electric grid when the demand for power is high.
  • Conducts research into offshore wind turbines as a source of energy. Focus includes the viability and efficiency of such offshore wind farms, as well as gauging public support and public opposition.

Contact Information

302-831-0049

willett@udel.edu