volume 15, issue 5, P387-392 1993
DOI: 10.1016/0141-0296(93)90042-3
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Y.L. Xu, K.C.S. Kwok

Abstract: Aerodynamic investigations of wind pressure distribution on the surfaces of models of tent halls were carried out in the boundary layer wind tunnel at the Cracow University of Technology. Four types of objects of different shapes and construction were tested. Although tent halls are significantly vulnerable with respect to the wind action, there is no information about pressure distribution on objects of such type in standards, codes and normalization documents. Obtained results indicate that it is necessary …

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