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Dr. István Sajtos PhD, Associate Professor, Head of Department

BME Faculty of Architecture  |   Department of Mechanics, Materials & Structures

Role in the project proposal

Choosing traditional roof shapes considering the requirements and current investment programs of monument protection authorities. Revision of the chosen roof shapes taking into account the wind tunnel experiment results.

Relevant research topics

Experimental and numerical determination of shape coefficients of traditional roof shapes with complex geometry.

Highlighted publication in the topic of the proposal

Hegyi D, Sajtos I, Geiszter Gy, Hincz K: 8-node Quadrilateral Double-Curved Surface Element for Membrane Analysis. COMPUTERS & STRUCTURES  84: pp. 2151-2158. (2006) – journal rank: Civil and Structural Engineering  33/164 (Q1)

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Dr. László Dunai DSc, Professor, Dean, Head of Department

BME Faculty of Civil Engineering   |  Department of Structural Engineering

Role in the project proposal

Supervision of the wind tunnel experiments of supporting structures after the wind tunnel infrastructure is completed, and connecting them to the ongoing investigations at the Department of Structural Engineering.

Relevant research topics

Wind-induced vibrations and fatigue investigations of bridge structures.

Highlighted publication in the topic of the proposal

Horváth A, Dunai L, Nagy Zs: Dunaújváros Danube bridge: construction, design and research. STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING INTERNATIONAL 16:(1) pp. 31-35. (2006)  – journal rank: Building and Construction 64/101 (Q3),  Civil and Structural Engineering 108/164 (Q3)

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Dr. János Vad DSc, Professor, Head of Department, Principal Investigator

BME Faculty of Mechanical Engineering  |   Department of Fluid Mechanics

Role in the project proposal

Principal investigator of the project proposal: Responsible for controlling the complex development program of the wind tunnel and measurement techniques, overseeing the discussions and experiment planning with the research teams who will use the infrastructure in the future.

Relevant research topics

Designing fluid mechanics machines/systems (e.g. wind tunnel elements). Flow measurement techniques. Laser optic measurement methods.

Highlighted publication in the topic of the proposal

János Vad, Ali R A Kwedikha, Csaba Horváth, Márton Balczó, Máté M Lohász, Tamás Régert: Aerodynamic Effects of Forward Blade Skew in Axial Flow Rotors of Controlled Vortex Design. PROCEEDINGS OF THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS PART A-JOURNAL OF POWER AND ENERGY  221: pp. 1011-1023. (2007) – journal rank: Energy Engineering and Power Technology  53/145 (Q2)

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