News tagged with wind tunnel

Modern roof shapes tested against big blows

New homes are increasingly being built with unusual roof shapes, and new research by James Cook University reveals the potential for some new designs to lose roof cladding if houses aren't well maintained or have minor construction ...

dateOct 13, 2016 in Energy & Green Tech
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Rapid dispersal of aircraft pollution

A series of aerofoil-shaped panels downwind of an airport runway could break up the plumes of exhaust gases from departing aircraft, preventing those gases from staying near the ground and so dispersing them more quickly.  ...

dateFeb 03, 2016 in Engineering
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