Upcoming October 2021 IAS Thunderstorm Outflow Events

1) The International Advanced School on THUNDERSTORM OUTFLOWS AND THEIR IMPACT ON STRUCTURES, October 4-6, 2021 2) International Workshop on New frontiers in research of thunderstorm outflows and their impact on structures, October 7-8, 2021 Organized by: Department of Civil, Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of Genova, Italy Supported by: The International Advances School (IAS) … Continued


14th Americas Conference on Wind Engineering (ACWE)

The 14th Americas Conference on Wind Engineering (14th ACWE) will be held in Lubbock, Texas from May 17-19, 2022. The ACWE brings together scholars and practitioners in areas such as wind climate, wind loading on structures, performance of structures in wind, environmental effects of wind, socioeconomic impacts of wind hazards, and wind energy. Submission of … Continued


President’s Corner: Upcoming Wind-Related Workshops and Seminars For Early 2021

Dear AAWE Community: There are several interesting online wind-related workshops and seminars in the near future. Roundtable on 2020 Midwest Derecho Organized by THWARTS and AAWE Thursday April 29th from 11-12:30PM Eastern Time The topic of the discussion is the 2020 Midwest Derecho with an emphasis on the vulnerability of metal grain bins. The moderator … Continued


May 2021 Workshop With University of Florida NSF NHERI

Boundary Layer Wind Tunnel Simulation of Transient and Non‐synoptic Wind Events This one-day user workshop will first present the transient and non-synoptic flow simulation capabilities of the boundary layer wind tunnel at the University of Florida NSF NHERI Experimental Facility, enabled by the new Flow Field Modulator (FFM). University of Florida NSF NHERI Experimental Facility … Continued


Final 2020/21 International Wind Engineering Seminars

Don’t miss the final two seminars in a series announced by Chris Baker of the University of Birmingham. Purpose Because of the Covid19 pandemic, opportunities for the international wind engineering community to meet physically have been very much restricted and are likely to remain so for at least the next year. To enable the community … Continued


6th AAWE Workshop & Call for Abstracts

The 6th AAWE Workshop is May 12-14 2021, hosted online by Clemson University, and focused on providing graduate students and early career engineers with an opportunity to present their work in progress and discuss it with the wind engineering community. 6th AAWE Workshop May 7: Final day for registration April 16: Full program published May … Continued


University of Birmingham / IAWE seminar: Wind loading code developments

The fifth in the series of international seminars organised by the University of Birmingham and sponsored by the IAWE, will take place on Thursday 11th February at 12.00 noon UK time. The seminar is entitled “Wind loading code developments”. The programme will be as follows. Main Speaker Svend Ole Hansen, Svend Ole Hansen ApS, Eurocode … Continued


University of Birmingham / IAWE seminar: Developments in Bridge Aerodynamics

The fourth in the series of international seminars organized by the University of Birmingham and sponsored by the IAWE, will take place on Thursday 7th January at 12.00 noon UK time. The seminar is entitled “Developments in Bridge Aerodynamics”. The programme will be as follows.   Main Speaker Prof John Owen, School of Engineering, University … Continued


AAWE WEBINAR: Design of Storm Shelters & Safe Rooms

OCTOBER 29, 2020 Eastern Time: 2:00PM Please join us for this important talk: Join Zoom Meeting *note: the meeting link is not active prior to webinar start Design of Storm Shelters and Safe Rooms: An Overview (including Significant Changes Coming in the 2020 edition of the ICC 500 Storm Shelter Standard) Marc L. Levitan, National … Continued