10th UK Conference on Wind Engineering

The 10th UK Conference on Wind Engineering WES-2012 will be held at the University of Southampton from 10th to 12th September 2012.

The conference will explore and discuss developments, projects and techniques applied to the field of wind engineering. The guest speakers will review key areas and encourage discussions amongst participants at the sessions. Other papers will be selected for presentation by the Scientific Committee. Interest in these conferences is strong, typically attracting over sixty delegates including several from overseas, reflecting the span of expertise and interest in the topic world-wide.

The UK Wind Engineering Society has organised biennial conferences since 1992 and they have developed a well-deserved reputation for being friendly and informative meetings, providing a forum where information can be exchanged and advice sought freely. The conferences have a proud tradition of welcoming new delegates and speakers, encouraging young engineers, designers and scientists to take part and present new ideas.

Event Information

Event Status
Places Available

Event Date
10/09/2012 - 10/02/2012

Prices range between £190 - £330 depending on the number of days you wish to attend More information.

Faculty of Engineering and the Environment University of Southampton, Southampton, SO17 1BJ,

Prof Ahsan Kareem (Department of Civil Engineering and Geological Sciences, University of Notre Dame)
Prof Fernando Porte-Agel (School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne)
Dr Janet Barlow (Department of Meteorology, University of Reading)
Dr Ender Ozkan (Advanced Technology and Research Group Ove Arup and Partners Ltd)

Event Contact
Dr Glyn Thomas

Additional Information
Conference Location
The conference will be held in the Arts Annex on the main Highfield Campus at the University of Southampton, just a short walk from the city centre. The campus is easily accessible by rail via Southampton Central or Southampton Airport Parkway stations where there is a Uni-Link bus connection, by car via M3, M27 motorway and A34, A36 road, and by air via Southampton International Airport.

En-suite accommodation is available at Hartley Grove, Glen Eyre Halls, which is located conveniently near to the conference venue.

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