ON THE VERTICAL INCIDENTAL ANGLE OF WIND

THIS ARTICLE EMPHASIZES THE IMPORTANCE OF THE VERTICAL ANGLE OF ATTACK OF THE WIND FOR THE STABILITY OF A SUSPENSION BRIDGE AND DISCUSSES THE DESIGN SPECIFICATION AGAINST WIND FOR THE PROPOSED HANSHU-SHIKOKU BRIDGE. THE ANEMOMETERS USED TO TAKE APPROPRIATE WIND MEASUREMENTS ARE CRITICALLY DESCRIBED, AND DETAILS ARE GIVEN TOGETHER WITH A STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, OF THE RELATION BETWEEN SAMPLING TIME, WIND VELOCITY AND THE ANGLE OF INCIDENCE OF THE WIND. /TRRL/

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    Public Works Research Institute

    2-28-32 Honkomagome, Bunkyo-ku
    Tokyo,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Okubo, T
    • Narita, N
  • Publication Date: 1971

Language

  • English

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  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 453-80
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00210061
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 15 2003 12:00AM