16th Australasian Wind Engineering Society Workshop 18-19 July, 2013 Brisbane, Qld, Australia Title Authors Best practice in tropical cyclone wind hazard modelling: In search of data and emptying the skeleton cupboard Harper, B. What’s the gust wind speed? Holmes, J., Ginger, J., Harper, B. A proposal for the review of design wind speeds in tropical cyclone prone areas of Australia Walker, G. The maximum gusts in Cyclone ‘Olivia’ – April 10, 1996 Holmes, J., Noicos, L. Wind speed measurements of land-falling tropical cyclones using SWIRLnet, a portable anemometer network Henderson, D., Mason, M., Ginger, J. Windstorms in Victoria and Southern NSW – March 21, 2013 Holmes, J. Damage surveys following the Hobsonville Tornado in Auckland and Tropical Cyclone Evan in Samoa Turner, R., Paulik, R., Smart, G., Bind, J., Gray, S., Yang, E., Asora, L., Leiofi, M., Flay, R. A preliminary analysis of convective windstorm environments across Australia Mason, M., Klotzbach, P. A coupled parametric-CFD study for determining ages of downbursts Abd-Elaal, E., Mills, J., Ma, X. Wind tunnel investigation of the wake behind two porous high-rise buildings with the same porosity Cochard, S., Paterna, E., Moonen, P., Carmeliet, J. Embedded turbulence in the wake of buildings affecting aircraft operations Melbourne, W., Kostas, J. Effects of building configuration on ventilation performance of naturally-ventilated building Cui, D., Mak, C., Kwok, K. Numerical simulations of the mixing potential of a high-rise inclined building Cochard, S., Paetzold, J., Fletcher, D., Earl, T., Mohamad Khairuddi, M., Fathieh, S. The effect of varying opening areas in a windward wall on the internal to external pressure coefficient ratio of a high-rise apartment Lamande, S., Xu, Z., Bekele, S. Natural ventilation in hot arid environments Peddie, K., Rofail, A. Optimal placement of wind turbines on cliffs Rowcroft, J., Sheridan, J., Blackburn, H., Burton, D. DNS of escarpment flow for wind turbine siting Xie, D., Blackburn, H., Sheridan, J. Sustainable energy harvesting control system for wind-induced vibration control of structures Zhang, C., Kwok, K., Ou, J. Energy harvesting via structural control systems: a wind-excitation benchmark structural model case study Zhang, C., Kwok, K., Ou, J. Assessing the reliability of directional multipliers from a single station Truong, N., Rofail, A. From field to laboratory: Recent advancements in “full-scale” wind engineering Masters, F. Requirements for modelling low-rise buildings at large-scales in the Wall of Wind Richards, P. Examination of strata building risks from cyclonic weather by utilizing policy claims data (a pilot study) Henderson, D., Searle, T. Distribution of wind loads in a roof system and fragility analysis Jayasinghe, C., Ginger, J., Henderson, D., Walker, G. Wind loading tributaries for pierced fixed metal roof cladding Lovisa, A., Henderson, D., Wang, V., Ginger, J. Development of vulnerability curves to severe wind hazard of RC low-rise buildings with roof nail and screw fasteners Hernandez, J., Veron, M., Pacheco, B. Influence of impact locations for windborne debris impact testing on cladding products Walther, T., Leitch, C. Break-even economic assessment of residential housing climate adaptation strategies for Sydney Stewart, M. On the complementary nature of resilient building design and wind engineering Cochran, L., Derickson, R. Prevention study on rain-wind-induced vibration of inclined cables Ma, X. Monitoring of wind-induced building motion and comparison with wind tunnel measurements Carpenter, P., Cenek, P., Flay, R. Wind induced vibration characteristics and model updating of Canton Tower Structure Xu, H., Zhang, C., Ou, J. AMD control analysis and parametric optimization for a wind excited tall building structure Zhang, C. Wireless typhoon-induced vibration measurement system for super high-rise building structures Yu, Y., Mao, X., Zhang, C., Ou, J. Wind Tunnel Testing for the Design of Large Porous Canopies Osborn, E., Olivotto, M. Effects of building lift-up design on pedestrian level wind environment Xia, Q., Liu, X., Niu, J., Kwok, K. The Selection and Application of Pedestrian Wind Criteria Fricke, H.