HyPer SMM data in published in Open Access

The Wind-Sand Tunnel Test dataset employed in the HyPer SMM paper Raffaele et al (2022) “Life-Cycle Performance and Cost Analysis of Sand Mitigation Measures: Toward a Hybrid Experimental-Computational Approach” Journal of Structural Engineering (ASCE) was published in Open Access on Zenodo (OpenAIRE) under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Public License.

You can find and download it at the following links:
https://zenodo.org/record/6566065#.Yot5dahBw74
https://zenodo.org/record/6550879#.Yot5E6hBw74

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2nd journal paper published on JSE

The second journal paper published in the framework of the HyPer SMM project has been published on Journal of Structural Engineering by ASCE.
This study deals with an hybrid methodology to assess the life cycle performance and cost of Sand Mitigation Measures by coupling Wind-Sand Tunnel Tests and Wind-Sand Computational Simulations.

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Published papers trending

Our first paper published on Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics “Wind-sand tunnel testing of surface-mounted obstacles: Similarity requirements and a case study on a Sand Mitigation Measure” is among the most downloaded papers of the journal in the last 90 days (now at 9th place, click here to download).

To take a look at more interesting articles, visit the website of Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics.

 

HyPer SMM on “Horizon: the EU Research & Innovation magazine”

“Horizon, The EU Research & Innovation Magazine” on behalf of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Research and Innovation talks about the H2020 MSCA ongoing and completed projects Hybrid Performance assessment of Sand Mitigation Measures (HyPer SMM) and Sand Mitigation around Railway Tracks (SMaRT) with the article “Saving railways from sand” .
Enjoy reading it!

1st journal paper published on JWEIA

The first journal paper published in the framework of the HyPer SMM project has been published on Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics by Elsevier.
This study deals with similarity criteria for Wind-Sand Tunnel Tests of surface mounted obstacles, such as Sand Mitigation Measures, by outlining strengths and weaknesses.

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ANIV Top Award 2020

The jury of the ANIV Award 2020 unanimously remitted the Top Award to Lorenzo Raffaele for the paper Windblown sand action on civil structures: Definition and probabilistic modelling. The Award is remitted at the IN-VENTO conference for a scientific paper on Wind Engineering written by a young researcher.

The papers by:

– Andrea Giachetti, Two-dimensional study of a rectangular cylinder with a forebody airtight screen at a small distance

– Tommaso Massai, The effect of angle of attack on flow-induced vibration of low-side-ratio rectangular cylinders

received special mentions.