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|Author(s):||Long T. Phan; Emil Simiu;|
|Title:||The Fujita Tornado Intensity Scale: A Reassessment From Structural Engineering Perspective|
|Published:||May 01, 1999|
|Abstract:||This paper is a condensed version of two previous publications: NIST Technical Note 1426, by Long T. Phan and Emil Simiu; and ASCE Civil Engineering magazine article Tornado Aftermath: Questioning the Tools, by Long T. Phan and Emil Simiu.|
|Conference:||U.S.-Japan Cooperative Program in Natural Resources; Panel on Wind and Seismic Effects (UJNR)|
|Proceedings:||Proceedings of the 31st U.S./Japan Panel on Wind and Seismic Effects|
|Dates:||May 11-14, 1999|
|Keywords:||building technology,Fujita intensity scale,meteorology,structural engineering,tornadoes,wind engineering,wind speeds|
|Research Areas:||Building and Fire Research|
|PDF version:||Click here to retrieve PDF version of paper (1MB)|