Special Issue "Updating Codes and Standards in the Field of Wind Engineering"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 June 2021).
Interests: wind engineering; structural engineering
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Wind engineering is a hot topic in many parts of the world, because the climate is changing. More and more new extreme events occur each year, ever closer together. In addition, several aspects need to be investigated and improved.
The structural engineering and standards are often not ready to give the right assistance to designers, as it should be. Consequently, researchers propose yearly updates to codes and standards to fill that gap.
I propose a Special Issue to collect all recent codes and standards that have already made updates or proposals for codes and standard updates in the field of wind engineering, preferably in the last five years.
In my opinion, we can provide researchers with the possibility to discuss proposals for the first time and these papers could be highly cited.
Dr. Fabio Rizzo
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- structural engineering
- wind engineering
- wind loads
- wind effects