AAWE Awards for 2020-2021

The American Association for Wind Engineering is pleased to announce the following awards that will be presented at the AAWE Workshop 2021. These awards are typically given at the America’s Conference, which has been delayed until 2022. Richard Marshall Award Description The Richard Marshall Award recognizes the contributions to Wind Engineering from a distinguished AAWE … 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


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