URBAN PHYSICS &
ENVIRONMENTAL WIND ENGINEERING



REGISTER NOW FOR: EINDHOVEN, 29 April 2015: Honorary Symposium WIND ON BUILDINGS AND CITIES for Prof. Stathopoulos
 



Eindhoven University starts new Atmospheric Boundary Layer Wind Tunnel Laboratory
 




Department of the Built Environment

Eindhoven Energy Institute
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Department of Civil Engineering
 


Bert Blocken,
PhD, MSc
Chair of Urban Physics and Building Physics

Building Physics and Services
Department of the Built Environment
Eindhoven University of Technology
THE NETHERLANDS
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Building Physics Section
Department of Civil Engineering
University of Leuven
BELGIUM

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Images: Study of the cross-ventilation of a single-zone building including contaminant dispersion (Tominaga & Blocken 2015)
 


Images: Study of the fluid dynamics of plane impinging jets - with application for air curtains (Khayrullina, van Hooff, Blocken, van Heijst 2014)
 


 

Images: Wind study for Cruise Terminal Port of Rotterdam. (Janssen, Blocken, Van Wijhe 2015)
 


 

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Images: Heat wave analysis for Bergpolder Zuid District in Rotterdam. (Toparlar et al. 2015)
 


 

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Images: Wind comfort in Park Tower Antwerp, Flanders, Belgium. (Montazeri et al. 2013)
 


 

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Images: Wind conditions by high-speed train on underground railway platforms. (Khayrullina et al. 2015)
 


 

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Images: Computational grid for stadium ventilation. (Van Hooff, Blocken 2013)
 


 

Images: Cyclist aerodynamics. (Blocken, Defraeye, Koninckx, Carmeliet, Hespel 2012)
 


 

Images: Eindhoven city center CFD model (Papadopoulos, Janssen, Blocken 2013)
 


 

Images: CFD simulation of wind conditions for helicopter landing operations on the Island Frontier Intervention Vessel (Blocken, Janssen 2012)
 


 

Images: CFD simulation of wind conditions in the Port of Rotterdam (Janssen, Blocken, Van Wijhe 2012)
 


 

Images: CFD simulation of cross-ventilation and analysis of physical and numerical diffusion effects  (Ramponi & Blocken 2012)
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   Images: CFD analysis of natural ventilation of the Amsterdam ArenA football stadium, The Netherlands (van Hooff & Blocken 2009). Click here to read more.


 

Images: CFD analysis of wind conditions at the campus of Eindhoven University of Technology (Janssen, van Hooff, Blocken 2010)
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   Images: Left: Q-Flex LNG carrier. Right: Sea canal Ria de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain. CFD simulations of wind environmental conditions for the carriers (Blocken 2009). Click here to read more.


 

Images: CFD analysis of gas dispersion in downtown Montreal, Canada (Gousseau, Blocken, Stathopoulos, van Heijst 2010)
 


 

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