BRE Centre in Innovative Construction Materials (BRE CICM)

Research Output

2016

Influence of eco-materials on Indoor Air Quality

Ferreira Pinto Da Silva, C., Rana, C., Maskell, D., Dengel, A., Ansell, P. & Ball, R. J., Jun 2016, In : Green Materials. 4, 2, p. 72-80

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7 Citations (Scopus)
152 Downloads (Pure)

Innovative construction using flexible moulds

Orr, J., Spadea, S. & Miranda, H., 22 Jun 2016.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
127 Downloads (Pure)

Interpreting the influence of tree root water uptake on the long term hydrology of a clay fill railway embankment

Briggs, K., Smethurst, J., Powrie, W. & O'Brien, T., 1 Dec 2016, In : Transportation Geotechnics. 9, p. 31-48 18 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
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Investigation of the Recycling of Geopolymer Cement wastes as Fine Aggregates in Mortar Mixes

Chaliasou, N., Heath, A. & Paine, K., Apr 2016, p. 441-447. 6 p.

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Investigation of thread configuration of self-tapping screws as reinforcement for dowel-type connection

Zhang, C., Chang, W. S. & Harris, R., 2016, WCTE 2016 - World Conference on Timber Engineering. Vienna University of Technology

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Citations (Scopus)

Is BS EN 459-1:2015 fit for purpose in the context of conservation?

Figueiredo, C., Ball, R. J. & Lawrence, M., 2016, In : The Journal of the Building Limes Forum. 23, p. 46-52

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Is EN459-1 fit for purpose in the context of conservation?

Figueiredo, C., Ball, R. & Lawrence, R., 2016, Proceedings of the 36th Cement and Concrete Science Conference. 009

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Laboratory-scale model of carbon dioxide deposition for soil stabilisation

Fasihnikoutalab, M., Asadi, A., Huat, B., Westgate, P., Ball, R. & Pourakbar, S., 2016, In : Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. 8, 2, p. 1078-186 9 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
126 Downloads (Pure)

Learning by doing: a joint studio experiment on the theme of timber building design

Wu, J., Li, M., Xu, H. & Chang, W-S., 2016, WCTE 2016 - World Conference on Timber Engineering. Vienna University of Technology

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Linear static behavior of curved beams coupled with strings representing also fiber-reinforced masonry arches

Chirivi, S., Ibell, T., Contento, A. & Di Egidio, A., 1 Jan 2016, In : Advances in Structural Engineering. 19, 1, p. 53-64 12 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Mechanical properties of standard and commonly formulated NHL mortars used for retrofitting

Figueiredo, C., Lawrence, M. & Ball, R., 2016, Proceedings of the Integrated Design Conference ID@50: Building our Future. Emmitt, S. & Adeyeye, K. (eds.). Bath, UK: University of Bath, 68

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Modern earth construction techniques – an overview

Maskell, D., Reddy, V., Heath, A. & Walker, P., Jun 2016.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

New frontiers for the use of FRP reinforcement in geometrically complex concrete structures

Spadea, S., Orr, J. & Nanni, A., Dec 2016, 8th International Conference on Fibre-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites in Civil Engineering (CICE), 2016. Teng, J-G. & Dai, J-G. (eds.). Hong Kong, China : Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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2 Citations (Scopus)
75 Downloads (Pure)

Nomenclature for engineered bamboo

Liu, X., Smith, G. D., Jiang, Z., Bock, M. C. D., Boeck, F., Frith, O., Gatóo, A., Liu, K., Mulligan, H., Semple, K. E., Sharma, B. & Ramage, M., 2016, In : BioResources. 11, 1, p. 1141-1161 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Nonconventional and Vernacular Construction Materials: Characterisation, Properties and Applications

Sharma, B. (ed.) & Harries, K. A. (ed.), Feb 2016, Woodhead Publishing. 514 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Non-linear response of environmentally aged polymer composites: a physicochemical and mechanical study

Grammatikos, S. A., Evernden, M. & Ball, R. J., 2016, ECCM 2016 - Proceeding of the 17th European Conference on Composite Materials. European Society for Composite Materials

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On the response to hygrothermal aging of pultruded FRPs used in the civil engineering sector

Grammatikos, S. A., Evernden, M., Mitchels, J. M., Zafari, B., Mottram, J. T. & Papanicolaou, G. C., 15 Apr 2016, In : Materials & Design. 96, p. 283-295

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32 Citations (Scopus)
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Optimising the bioreceptivity of porous glass tiles based on colonization by the alga Chlorella vulgaris

Ferrándiz-Mas, V., Bond, T., Zhang, Z., Melchiorri, J. & Cheeseman, C. R., 1 Sep 2016, In : Science of the Total Environment. 563-564, p. 71-80 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Performance of concrete with recycled plastic as a partial replacement for sand

Thorneycroft, J., Savoikar, P., Orr, J. & Ball, R., 4 Jul 2016, CTU Congress. Jones, R. (ed.). Dundee

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Peridynamics for concrete structures – a new explicit analysis method

Miranda, H., Williams, C. & Orr, J., 4 Jul 2016, CTU Congress Dundee. Jones, R. (ed.). Dundee

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Photocatalytic Properties of Commercially Available TiO2 Powders for Pollution Control

Nuño, M., Ball, R. & Bowen, C., Aug 2016, Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials "Semiconductor Photocatalysis - Materials, Mechanisms and Applications". p. 613 23 p.

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Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Concrete Technology Materials and Construction Practice

Savoikar, P. & Orr, J., Jun 2016, New Delhi, India: Excel India. 476 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Processing bamboo for structural composites: influence of preservative treatments on surface and interface properties

Shah, DU., Sharma, B. & Ramage, M. H., 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Quantifying moment redistribution in FRP-strengthened RC beams

Tajaddini, A., Ibell, T., Darby, A., Evernden, M. & Silva, P., 1 Nov 2016, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Structures and Buildings. 169, 11, p. 853-862 10 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
79 Downloads (Pure)

Recycling of fly ash-slag Geopolymer binder in mortar mixes

Chaliasou, N., Heath, A. & Paine, K., 12 Apr 2016. 4 p.

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Role of physical and chemical interactions in the antibacterial behavior of ZnO nanoparticles against E. coli

Jiang, Y., Zhang, L., Wen, D. & Ding, Y., 1 Dec 2016, In : Materials Science and Engineering C - Biomimetics Materials Sensors and Systems. 69, p. 1361-1366 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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34 Citations (Scopus)

Self-healing concrete: Current and potential future technologies

Heath, A., Jun 2016, International Conference on Advances in Concrete Technology, Materials and Construction Practices. Orr, J. & Savoikar, P. (eds.). Excel India, p. 6-9

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Self-healing concrete full-scale site trials

Teall, O., Davies, R., Pilegis, M., Kanellopoulos, A., Sharma, T., Paine, K., Jefferson, A., Lark, R., Gardner, D. & Al-Tabbaa, A., 1 Jan 2016, Proceedings of the 11th fib International PhD Symposium in Civil Engineering, FIB 2016. Maekawa, K., Yamazaki, J. & Kasuga, A. (eds.). A.A. Balkema Publishers, p. 639-646 8 p. (Proceedings of the 11th fib International PhD Symposium in Civil Engineering, FIB 2016).

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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Shaking table test of the Taiwanese traditional Dieh-Dou timber frame

Yeo, S. Y., Hsu, M-F., Komatsu, K., Chung, Y-L. & Chang, W-S., 2016, In : International Journal of Architectural Heritage. 10, 5, p. 539-557

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Shear strengthening of continuous reinforced concrete t-beams using deep embedment technique

Raicic, V., Ibell, T., Darby, A., Evernden, M. & Orr, J., 14 Dec 2016, p. 396-401. 6 p.

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Shifting perceptions: Establishing an Earth Building Organisation in the UK

Maskell, D. & Keable, R., Jul 2016.

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Specific heat capacity measurement of Phyllostachys edulis (Moso bamboo) by differential scanning calorimetry

Huang, P., Zeidler, A., Chang, W-S., Ansell, M. P., Chew, Y. M. J. & Shea, A., 30 Oct 2016, In : Construction and Building Materials. 125, p. 821-831

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13 Citations (Scopus)
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Straw bale construction

Walker, P., Thomson, A. & Maskell, D., 1 Feb 2016, Nonconventional and Vernacular Construction Materials: Characterisation, Properties and Applications. Harries, K. A. & Sharma, B. (eds.). Woodhead Publishing Ltd., p. 127 155 p. (Woodhead Publish Series in Civil and StructuralEngineering; no. 58).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Synthesis of Co–TiO2 nanostructured photocatalytic coatings for MDF substrates

Giampiccolo, A., Tobaldi, D., Ansell, M. & Ball, R., 2 Dec 2016, In : Green Materials. 4, 4, p. 1-10 10 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
120 Downloads (Pure)
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The influence of two crop by-products on the hygrothermal properties of earth plasters

Palumbo, M., McGregor, F., Heath, A. & Walker, P., 15 Aug 2016, In : Building and Environment. 105, p. 245-252 8 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)
129 Downloads (Pure)

Thermal cycling effects on the durability of a pultruded GFRP material for off-shore civil engineering structures

Grammatikos, S., Jones, R. G., Evernden, M. & Correia, J., 1 Oct 2016, In : Composite Structures. 153, p. 297-310

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18 Citations (Scopus)
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Thermal imaging assessment of drystone retaining walls: some case studies

Warren, L. A., Briggs, K. M. & McCombie, P. F., 31 Aug 2016, In : Proceedings of the ICE - Forensic Engineering. 169, 3, p. 111-120 10 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
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Use of shape memory alloy in construction: a critical review

Chang, W-S. & Araki, Y., May 2016, In : Proceedings of the ICE - Civil Engineering. 169, 2, p. 87-95

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25 Citations (Scopus)
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Using fabric to shape appropriate concrete structures

Kostova, K., Ibell, T., Darby, A. & Evernden, M., 7 Aug 2016, Proceedings of the Fourth Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies SCMT4. Las Vegas, US, S174

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1 Citation (Scopus)
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Utilization of fabric formwork for improving the durability of concrete from supersulfated cement

Ioannou, S., Badr, A., Kostova, K., Paine, K. & Ibell, T., 23 Sep 2016, In : Key Engineering Materials. 711, p. 615-621

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Variability of the mechanical properties of hemp concrete

Niyigena, C., Amziane, S., Chateauneuf, A., Arnaud, L., Bessette, L., Collet, F., Lanos, C., Escadeillas, G., Lawrence, M., Magniont, C., Marceau, S., Pavia, S., Peter, U., Picandet, V., Sonebi, M. & Walker, P., 1 Jun 2016, In : Materials Today Communications. 7, p. 122-133

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16 Citations (Scopus)
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Virtual by design

Ibell, T., Mar 2016, In : The Structural Engineer. 94, 3, p. 88-89

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1 Citation (Scopus)
2017

Aerial additive building manufacturing of 3D printed cementitious structures

Dams, B., Wu, Y., Shepherd, P. & Ball, R., 12 Sep 2017, p. 345-348.

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Affordable monsoon rain mitigation measures in the World Heritage site of Moenjodaro, Pakistan

Fodde, E. & Khan, M. S., 2017, In : International Journal of Architectural Heritage. 11, 2, p. 161-173

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1 Citation (Scopus)
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15 Citations (Scopus)
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Análise de Estabilidade de Muros de Contenção de Alvenaria por Método de Equilíbrio Limite com Verificação com Ensaios de Carga: Conferência Brasileira sobre Estabilidade de Encostas

Translated title of the contribution: Stability Analysis of a Masonry Retaining Wall by a Limit Equilibrium Method with Loading Test VerificationOliveira Mendes, L., Dewsbury, J. & Briggs, K., 2017.

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