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Cyclones are a system of winds rotating inwards to an area of low barometric pressure, with an anticlockwise (northern hemisphere) or clockwise (southern hemisphere) circulation.

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A vulnerability assessment tool for residential structures and extreme wind events Biblio PDF icon save (567.84 KB) cyclone, engineering, severe weather
An historical perspective on the wind resistance of clay and concrete roofing tiles Biblio cyclone, engineering, mitigation
Simulation and analysis of surface wind fields during landfalling tropical cyclones Biblio PDF icon save (34.51 MB) cyclone, emergency management, engineering
Time and space scales in the tropical cyclone boundary layer, and the location of the eyewall updraft Biblio cyclone, forecasting, severe weather
Improving the Resilience of Existing Housing to Severe Wind Events Annual Report 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (380.18 KB) cyclone, engineering, mitigation
Severe wind hazard preliminary assessment: Tropical Cyclone Debbie, Whitsunday Coast, Queensland, Australia Biblio cyclone, mitigation, severe weather
Vulnerability assessment of bridges subjected to extreme cyclonic events Biblio cyclone, engineering, risk analysis
Development of a full-scale structural testing program to evaluate the resistance of Australian houses to wind loads Biblio cyclone, engineering, mitigation
Did Harvey learn from Katrina? Initial observations of the response to companion animals during Hurricane Harvey Biblio animals, communities, cyclone
Large damage bills to buildings from cyclones can be reduced by small actions Biblio PDF icon save (507.42 KB) cyclone, emergency management, resilience
Forecasting the impact of tropical cyclones using global numerical weather prediction ensemble forecasts: a Tropical Cyclone Marcia (2015) wind and rainfall case study Biblio PDF icon save (454.57 KB) cyclone, forecasting, severe weather
Wave ensemble forecasts for tropical cyclones in the Australian region Biblio coastal, cyclone, forecasting
Wind uplift strength capacity variation in roof-to-wall connections of timber-framed houses Biblio cyclone, engineering, mitigation
Fragility and climate impact assessment of contemporary housing roof sheeting failure due to extreme wind Biblio cyclone, economics, modelling
Improving the resilience of housing to severe wind events: annual project report 2016-17 Biblio PDF icon save (2.38 MB) cyclone, engineering, mitigation
Improving the resilience of existing housing to severe wind events: Annual project report 2014-2015 Biblio PDF icon save (1.13 MB) cyclone, resilience, severe weather
Retrofitting of a high-set Queensland house for wind loading Biblio PDF icon save (1.69 MB) cyclone, emergency management, vulnerability
Load sharing between batten to rafter connections under wind loading Biblio cyclone, engineering, severe weather
Evaluating topographic influences on the near-surface wind field of Tropical Cyclone Ita (2014) using WRF-ARW Biblio PDF icon save (510.04 KB) cyclone, forecasting, scenario analysis
Distribution of wind loads in metal-clad roofing structures Biblio cyclone, engineering, severe weather
A southeast Queensland tropical cyclone scenario Biblio PDF icon save (1.97 MB) cyclone, scenario analysis, tropical
Model for assessing the vulnerability of Australian housing to windstorms - VAWS Biblio PDF icon save (7.38 MB) cyclone, emergency management, severe weather
Secondary eyewall formation in tropical cyclones Biblio PDF icon save (1.95 MB) cyclone, severe weather, tropical
Towards effective mitigation strategies for severe wind events Biblio cyclone, engineering, infrastructure
Improving the resilience of existing housing to severe wind events: annual report 2019-2020 Biblio PDF icon save (1.47 MB) cyclone, engineering, mitigation
Post-tropical cyclone fuel assessment and bushfire risk Biblio PDF icon save (1.93 MB) cyclone, fuel reduction, risk management
Modelling cyclone loss mitigation using claims analysis Biblio PDF icon save (626.21 KB) cyclone, engineering, resilience
Improving the resilience of existing housing to severe wind events - final project report Biblio PDF icon save (1.89 MB) cyclone, engineering, mitigation
Simulated wind load strength testing of soffits Biblio PDF icon save (1.46 MB) cyclone, engineering, mitigation
Improving the resilience of existing housing to severe wind events - annual report 2018-19 Biblio PDF icon save (1.85 MB) cyclone, emergency management, engineering
Wind loads on contemporary Australian housing Biblio cyclone, engineering, severe weather
Progressive failures of batten to rafter connections under fluctuating wind loads Biblio cyclone, engineering, modelling
Storm surge risk from transitioning tropical cyclones in Australia Biblio PDF icon save (1.16 MB) coastal, cyclone, storm surge
Estimating present day extreme water level exceedance probabilities around the coastline of Australia: tropical cyclone-induced storm surges Biblio cyclone, flood, storm surge
Tropical Cyclone Debbie: damage to buildings in the Whitsunday Region Biblio cyclone, engineering, mitigation
Improving the resilience of existing housing to severe wind events: Annual project report 2015-2016 Biblio PDF icon save (2.61 MB) cyclone, engineering, severe weather
Poleward Migration of Tropical Cyclone Activity in the Southern Hemisphere: Perspectives and Challenges for the Built Environment in Australia Biblio cyclone, severe weather
Rainwater ingress through residential sliding doors Biblio PDF icon save (1.93 MB) cyclone, engineering, mitigation
Building community cyclone resilience through academic and community partnership Biblio PDF icon save (411.81 KB) communication, cyclone, resilience
Analysis of rapid damage assessment data following severe windstorm events Biblio PDF icon save (2.29 MB) cyclone, engineering, severe weather

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