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We mourn our dear friend Giovanni Solari

Published on 23 November 2020

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the loss of our dear friend and colleague, Giovanni Solari.  The international Wind Engineering community loses one of its most distinguished members. His scientific and institutional contribution has deeply marked the evolution of Wind Science and Engineering.

These thoughts from Stefano Cammelli, a member of the WES Committee:

I am deeply saddened by the news of the loss of Giovanni Solari. With his passing away the international wind 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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Prestigious Award for Prof. Chris Baker

Published on 21 July 2020

Prof. Chris Baker has been unanimously selected by the IAWA Board as the recipient of the presitigous IAWE Davenport Medal. 

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