Wind & Hurricane Impact Research Laboratory

Wind & Hurricane Impact Research Laboratory

(WHIRL)

Study of Break-Away Signs

Funding

1997-1999 Study of Break-Away Sign Base Connections, II. Funded by the Florida Department of Transportation.
1996-1997 Study of Break-Away Sign Base Connections, I. Funded by the Florida Department of Transportation.

Thesis

Study of break-away slip base connections, by Jawaharlal Puvvala

Publications

Conference Proceedings

2000 Subramanian, C. S., Pinelli, J.-P., and Beheregaray, B., “Behavior of low-aspect ratio rectangular panel in a normal flow”. Proceedings, 4th International Colloquium on Bluff Body Aerodynamics &Applications, Ruhr-University of Bochum, Germany, Sept. 11-14, 2000.
1998 Subramanian, C. S., Pinelli, J.-P., Dumortier, A., Leonard, M., and Puvvala, J., “A Wind Tunnel Study of Forces on Highway Signs,” Proceedings, 12th Engineering Mechanics Conference, May 17-10, 1998, La Jolla, California, pp. 382-385.