Evaluating wind effects of commercial roofs -- North American advancements

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Conference13th International Conference on Wind Engineering (ICWE13). Programme Book: 10 July 2011, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Pages14; # of pages: 4
Subjectroofs, air leakage, air intrusion, membrane, wind, dynamic, low-slope; Heat performance
AbstractThe North American roofing community has made significant advancements, summarized in this paper, in the dynamic wind evaluation of commercial roofs through a North American roofing consortium, Special Interest Group for the Dynamic Evaluation of Roofing Systems (SIGDERS). Investigations and interactions with industries have identified several research challenges for wind engineers as listed in this paper.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number53931
NPARC number20373769
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