TITLE

WEATHER SIMULATOR STORMS AHEAD

AUTHOR(S)
Firth, Niall
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);6/13/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7677, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the development of a wind simulator, designed to accurately model the effects of weather exposure on low-rise houses, by British researchers in Canada. Application of realistic wind loads to low-rise buildings; Use of computational fluid dynamic software for testing weather effects; Key challenge of the project for structural engineers.
ACCESSION #
17814347

 

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