Pore Water Pressures in Unsaturated Soils
Unsaturated soils are three-phase systems composed of solid mineral matter, water, and air. Such soils may be formed by either natural or artificial means. Except in moist environments,...

A Solution for Wind-Induced Vortex-Shedding Vibration of the Harmony and Heritage Platforms During Transpacific Tow
This paper describes the results of an advanced procedure for analyzing wind-induced vortex-shedding vibration (VSV) which was used for the transpacific tows of the Harmony and Heritage...

Calculated Examples of Long-Span Bridge Response to Wind

Wind Loading and Response of a High-Rise Building

Wind Damage in Hurricane Frederic

Tornado Wind Effects on the Grand Gulf Cooling Tower

Wind Wizard: Alan G. Davenport and the Art of Wind Engineering By Siobhan Roberts. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2013

Wind Energy Geotechnics

Offshore Technology in Civil Engineering
Hall of Fame Papers from the Early Years: Volume Six
Prepared by the Program Committee of the Offshore Technology Conference of the Coasts, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute of ASCE. This series presents...

Dynamic Effects of Wind on Offshore Structures

Water Gravity Waves Generated by a Moving Low Pressure Area

Wind Waves and Swell

Generation of Wind Waves

Wind-Generated Wave Diffraction by Breakwater Gap

Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures
Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures provides requirements for general structural design and includes means for determining...

Book Review: Why the Wind Blows: A History of Weather and Global Warning by Matthys Levy, P.E., F.ASCE. Hinesburg, Vermont: Upper Access, Inc., 2007

Wind
This chapter discusses the tabulation of wind force data in Microsoft Excel....

Modelling of Displacement Piles in Sand Using a Pressure Chamber

Outdoor Human Comfort and Its Assessment
Prepared by the Task Committee on Outdoor Human Comfort of the Aerodynamics Committee of ASCE. This report describes state-of-the-art methods for assessing...

Structural Expression in Wind Sensitive Structures
Architectural details can impact both the local cladding pressures on a structure as well as the overall structural response. Figure 1 shows a pair of roof corner vortices on the upper...

 

 

 

 

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