3. Site and measurement set-up

In this chapter the site and instrumentation for the full-scale experiments are described. The objectives of the experiments are the following:

The Main Building of the TUE was found to be a practical choice for the experiments, because of the following reasons:

The following sections deal with the site, instrumentation and data processing. Details have already been reported in [van Mook 1998a] and [van Mook 1998b]. [Högberg et al. 1999] describe the full-scale comparison test of driving rain gauges at the west façade of the Main Building. For this test, the Chalmers University of Technology (CTH), the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) and TUE compared driving rain gauges which they use.

© 2002 Fabien J.R. van Mook
ISBN 90-6814-569-X
Published as issue 69 in the Bouwstenen series of the Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Building of the Eindhoven University of Technology.