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IAWE Presidential Award for Ian Harris

Published on 23 November 2021

We are pleased to report that Dr Ian Harris was awarded the IAWE Presendential Award in a short online ceremony on Wednesday 17th November.  The award was given in recognition of Ian's significant contribution to our discipline of wind engineering.  Ahsan Kereem, the current president of the IAWE gave the introduction, followed by a warm and personal dedication from Ian's long time friend and collaborator, Nick Cook.  Ian then spoke to accept the reward and reminisce about a life in wind engineering and...

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Developments in Bridge Aerodynamics

Published on 14 December 2020

The fourth in the series of international seminars organised 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 registration link for the seminar is at 

https://bham-ac-uk.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUlduygrzwqGdExTbIQuXbINgZM9kIrdB0N

The programme will be as follows.

Main Speaker

Prof John Owen, School of Engineering,...

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Modelling the Dynamics of Tall Buildings Under Winds

Published on 13 November 2020

Modelling the Dynamics of Tall Buildings Under Winds: From Historical Perspective to Recent Advances and Beyond

The third in the series of international seminars organised by the University of Birmingham and sponsored by the IAWE, will take place on Thursday 3rd December 2020 at 12.00 noon UK time. The main speaker will be Prof Ahsan Kareem, of the NatHaz Modelling Laboratory, University of Notre, USA. This will be followed by a panel discussion with four experts in the field and there will also be an opportunity for delegates to...

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Working from home during COVID - a personal perspective

Published on 05 November 2020

In the members section, Gordon Breeze has kindly written about his personal experience of living and working through lockdown.  No doubt many of us have experienced something very similar during this difficult period. 

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The Fascinating Challenges of Bluff-body Aerodynamics

Published on 15 October 2020

After the great success of our recent collarboartion with ANIV, our Italian cousins, we are very happy to promote their next online event.  It will no doubt be of interest to many in our community.

The Fascinating Challenges of Bluff-Body Aerodynamics

Speaker: Guido Buresti, Universities of Pisa and Genoa

Time: Thursday 29th October 2000, 9am UK (10am CEST)

Registration: If you are not an ANIV-G member...

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