Call For Proposals To Host 15th Americas Conference for Wind Engineering in 2025

The AAWE Board of Directors is calling for proposals from the Americas region to host the 15th Americas Conference for Wind Engineering (ACWE) in 2025. The Americas Conference for Wind Engineering (ACWE) provides an opportunity for scientists, engineers, architects, educators, and practitioners to discuss wind science and engineering, as well as wind energy research. The ACWE is held … Continued

ICWE2023, 16th IAWE International Conference on Wind Engineering

ICWE is welcoming “You back to Europe, back to Florence, the city cradle of European Renaissance, in August 2023 (27th-31st) at the downtown Congress Hall (Palazzo dei Congressi, Villa Vittoria). After more than two years of confined/reduced life (due to the COVID19), our international activity is resuming slowly and ICWE aims to organize and to host … Continued

Natural Hazards Engineering Research Summit Oct 6-7, 2022

Greetings, colleagues, We are happy to announce the Natural Hazards Engineering Research Summit, Oct 6-7, 2022. Please save the date! WHO: Researchers studying the impact of natural hazards on the built and human environment and interested in national research needs and opportunities are encouraged to attend. WHAT: This “big tent” event includes sessions and working groups of broad … Continued

8th European-African Conference on Wind Engineering

Dear Colleague, We are pleased to announce to you the Eighth European-African Conference on Wind Engineering (8EACWE2022) which will be held in Bucharest, Romania, from 20 to 23 September 2022. We trust that 8EACWE2022 will be a great chance to extend the boundaries of the wind engineering community and to strengthen the partnership between researchers … Continued

November 2022 Announcements

Congratulations to Dr. Peter Irwin, who was recently elected to NAE membership:    Dr. Giovanni Solari received the 2022 Nathan Newmark Medal from ASCE for “outstanding contributions to wind engineering and their impact on structural engineering and mechanics.”.  His family from Genoa will be presented with the engraved medal at the EMI 2022 Conference … Continued

February 2022 Webinar’s Of Interest

Webinar Of Interest: A JUPYTER/TAPIS WORKFLOW FOR PROCESSING, VISUALIZATION, AND ANALYSIS OF EXPERIMENTAL AND FIELD WIND DATA FEBRUARY 23, 2022 | 1:00PM – 2:00PM CT A program of large- and full-scale measurements, both in large-scale experimental facilities and in the field is under way to better understand the interaction of strong winds with non-structural building … Continued

UC Berkeley Recruiting A Postdoctoral Student

Professor Tracy Becker is currently recruiting for a postdoctoral student to join her group at UC Berkeley. The student would work on a project funded by the Solar Energy Technologies Office focused on enhancing performance of ground mounted solar arrays under wind loading, looking specifically at the loading and mechanical behavior of the bolted connections. Qualifications: strong background in computational … Continued

RWDI Hiring A Senior Wind Engineer

Senior Wind Engineer Structural Wind Loading Bridge and Solar Aerodynamics Microclimate Portland or Philadelphia RWDI is a global engineering consulting firm, bringing our wide range of experience and skills together to develop a better, holistic solution for our clients. We share a fundamental dedication to earning the trust and exceeding expectations of our clients. We … Continued

President’s Corner: Food For Thought

Dear Members:​ Infrastructure Week and the Glasgow Climate Change Conference reminded me of the testimonies this summer regarding infrastructure and climate change, which comprise most of the issue. They are intended to be “food for thought” for the membership. AAWE does not take any official positions on governmental decisions or policies.​ At our recent meeting, … Continued

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