Dr. D. Todd Griffith
Dr. D. Todd Griffith is an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Texas at Dallas, where he also serves as Deputy Director of the UTD Center for Wind Energy. His research is in the area of renewable energy, with a focus on new wind turbine designs and structural dynamics solutions for large-scale wind energy systems. Prior to joining UT Dallas in Fall of 2017, Dr. Griffith was a researcher (Principal Member of the Technical Staff) at Sandia National Laboratories in the departments of Wind Energy, Water Power, and Structural Dynamics Research (from 2005-2017). He was the Technical Lead for Sandia’s Offshore Wind Energy Program, which focused on developing new technology for offshore wind systems for the US Department of Energy.