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Vulnerability assessment due to wind storm impact

Mohamad Hafizi, Baharom (2014) Vulnerability assessment due to wind storm impact. Faculty of Civil Engineering & Earth Resources, Universiti Malaysia Pahang.


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Wind related damage is increasing in Malaysia. The information related to wind characteristics is very important. High wind speed area will result higher rate of damage. In this study, the wind speed identities are finding out by using Geographical Information System (GIS) application and the locations are located. Mean wind speed from weather station are been use. Spatial analyses are conducted to Peninsular Malaysia. From the analysis it shows that wind related disasters are tendency to follow any high wind speed. Therefore it can conclude that the higher wind speed will cause high rate of wind damage.

Item Type: Undergraduates Project Papers
Additional Information: Faculty of Civil Engineering and Earth Resources Project paper (Bachelor of Engineering (Civil Engineering)) -- Universiti Malaysia Pahang - 2014
Uncontrolled Keywords: Wind power; Urban ecology; Sustainable architecture
Subjects: T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
Faculty/Division: Faculty of Civil Engineering & Earth Resources
Depositing User: Nik Ahmad Nasyrun Nik Abd Malik
Date Deposited: 05 Oct 2015 00:16
Last Modified: 05 Oct 2015 00:16
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