Civil and Environmental EngineeringWestern Engineering

Projects

WindEEE Research Institute - WindEEE Dome Project

completed Windeee buildingThe Wind Engineering, Energy and Environment Research Institute (WindEEE RI) was established in 2011 as a clear recognition of novel opportunities in wind research at Western related to the emergence of the world first three-dimensional testing chamber, the WindEEE Dome, and the potential to promote innovative research and extensive collaborations nationally and internationally.

  • Multi-scale experimental and computer modeling of wind effects on the built-environment, OCE Early Career Award (PI)

  • Wind Load Mitigation of Solar Panel Arrays, OCE VIP + NSERC ENGAGE (PI)

  • Assessing pressure equalization on roofing paver system, Industry Contract (PI)

  • High intensity wind load evaluation and mitigation for buildings, NSERC Discovery Grant (PI)

  • Wind engineering for resilient & sustainable built environment of the 21st century, Canada Research Chair  (PI)

  • Large-scale Experimental and Computational Infrastructure for Assessing Wind Effects on the Built Environment, Canada Foundation for Innovation Leaders Opportunity Fund for research infrastructure (PI)

  • Application Guide for Wind Speed-up Factors, CEATI (Center for Energy Advan. through Technological Inno.) WISMIG (PI)

  • Development of software for analysis of transmission line structures, Ontario Center of Excellence Industry Academia Collaboration Program (PI Dr El Damatty) (CoPI)

WindEEE Testing Chamber

WindEEE Testing Chamber

WindEEE ceiling fans

WindEEE ceiling fans

WindEEE Testing Chamber

WindEEE Testing Chamber

WindEEE Floor Roughness

WindEEE Floor Roughness

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