Remembering Professor Giovanni Solari

Dear AAWE Members, I would like to share with you the sad news about the passing of Professor Giovanni Solari, announced today by the ANIV (Italian National Association for Wind Engineering). The international wind engineering community mourns one of his pioneers. I am personally saddened by the news. Professor Solari graduated from the University of … Continued


University of Birmingham / IAWE seminar Thursday December 3rd 2020

UPDATE   Colleagues,   The timing of the seminar below is of course very difficult for those in Australia, New Zealand and the west coast of the USA and Canada. After some discussion with colleagues in those areas, we have agreed, as an experiment, to arrange an extra Q and A session for 10.00pm UK … 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



AAWE Summer 2021 Workshop Survey

Dear Members and Friends, Due to concerns about the status of COVID-19, AAWE will be postponing the Americas Conference on Wind Engineering (ACWE) from May 2021 to 2022. Prof. John Schroeder is the conference chair, and the venue will remain Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. Updates about the ACWE will be given during 2021. … Continued


International Wind Engineering Seminars

Dear colleagues, 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 to continue to interact with each other, at least in a virtual way, the University of Birmingham … Continued


ANIV-WES joint webinar event

The Italian Association for Wind Engineering (ANIV) and the British Wind Engineering Society (WEB) announce the WEB event “Good Practice for use of Experimental and Computational Methods for Wind Pressures on Structures and Facades” that will be held on Thursday, October 1st, 2020 at 5pm CET. The event is aimed at discussing aspects related with … Continued


Best Paper Award for 2019 Nominations

Dear Members and Friends, Have you read a paper recently that is award-worthy? AAWE is now soliciting the Best Journal Paper Award 2019. The nominations are due by October 31, 2020 at [email protected] This document provides the details of the award and nomination requirements. Please nominate a paper for this award. It is important to … Continued


The IN-VENTO 2020 Online Event

The Italian Association for Wind Engineering (ANIV) and the wind engineering group of Politecnico di Milano are excited to invite you to the IN-VENTO 2020 online event, which will be held on September 7th.   In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, this online event will replace the 2020 Conference of the Italian Association of … Continued