Multi-scale computational evaluation of wind loads on buildings, (NSF-CAREER, $400,219, Active) (PI)
Phase I: Development of new aerodynamic database and mitigation techniques for roof-top equipment and roof- and ground-mounted solar panel arrays, (FL Center of Excellence sub-project, $250,000, Active) (PI)
An Open-Source Integrated Computing Infrastructure to Support the Life Cycle Design and Engineering of High Performance Building, (FIU Faculty Research Support Program (FRSP), $24,935) (Co-PI)
Tesla Supercomputer Upgrade, FIU technology fee proposal award (FIU Division of Inormation Techonlogy, $75,000) (CoPI)
MRI: Acquisition of Instrumentation to Create a Transformative Large- and Full-Scale Wind Testing Capability in Support of Sustainable Windstorm-Resilient, Energy-Efficient Community (NSF, $300,715, Active) (CoPI)
Wind pressure and resistance evaluation for Hip and Ridge tiles and attachments (Full-scale study), Florida Department of Emergency Management –FLDEM, $191,974, Compeleted) (PI).
Wind load evaluation for solar panels: Phase II- Full scale experiment. (Corning Inc., $29,000, Completed) (PI).
Wind load evaluation for solar panels: Phase I- Full scale experiment. (Corning Inc., $26,000, Compeleted) (PI).
Computational evaluation of wind loads on roofs (FIU 2008 Faculty Research Support Program, $17,000, Compeleted), (PI)
Full-scale measurement of external and internal pressures in residential buildings (Florida Department of Emergency Management--FLDEM--, $175,000, Compeleted), (PI)
Phase I: Exploratory full-scale Wausau Tile lockdown system wind pressure study (Wausau Tile Inc., $29,000, Compeleted) (PI)
Roof/soffit/wall corner suction aerodynamic mitigation studies at full-scale (FLDEM, $75,000, Completed) (PI)
Assessing effectiveness of roof secondary water barriers-- full-scale -- (FLDEM, $75,000, Completed) (PI)
Roof secondary water barriers research -- full-scale -- (IBHS, $15,000, Completed) (PI)