BRE Centre in Innovative Construction Materials (BRE CICM)

Research Output

2017

An Alternative to Gypsum Plasterboard

Maskell, D., Church, M., Thomson, A., Walker, P. & Robinson, T., 9 Dec 2017, p. 93 - 99. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Anchorage and residual bond characteristics of 7-wire strand

Orr, J., Darby, A., Ibell, T., Thoday, N. & Valerio, P., 1 May 2017, In : Engineering Structures. 138, p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
172 Downloads (Pure)

A new route to exposed thermal mass: Sound absorbing poured concrete

Lombardo, S., Orr, J., Coley, D. & Wood, M., 1 Jul 2017, In : Building Services Engineering Research and Technology. 38, 4, p. 408-420 13 p.

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A state of the art of required techniques for employing activated carbon in renewable energy powered adsorption applications

Elsayed, A. M., Askalany, A. A., Shea, A. D., Dakkama, H. J., Mahmoud, S., Al-Dadah, R. & Kaialy, W., Nov 2017, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 79, p. 503-519 17 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
247 Downloads (Pure)

Bacteria based concrete

De Belie, N., Wang, J., Bundur, Z. B. & Paine, K., 15 Nov 2017, Eco-efficient Repair and Rehabilitation of Concrete Infrastructures. Pacheco-Torgal, F., Melchers, R., de Belie, N., Shi, X., Van Tittelboom, K. & Saez Perez, A. (eds.). 1 ed. Woodhead Publishing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Bend-strength of novel filament wound shear reinforcement

Spadea, S., Orr, J. & Ivanova, K., 15 Sep 2017, In : Composite Structures. 176, p. 244-253

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12 Citations (Scopus)
172 Downloads (Pure)

Bio-based plaster for improved indoor air quality

Maskell, D., Ferreira Pinto Da Silva, C., Mower, K., Cheta, R., Dengel, A., Ball, R., Ansell, M., Thomson, A., Peter, U. & Walker, P., 2017.

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Biogas dome construction using pneumatics

Williamson, D., Orr, J. & Fulford, D., 2017, In : Journal of Construction in Developing Countries. 22, 2, p. 35-53

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Carbonation of Hydrous Materials at the Molecular Level: A Time of Flight-Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry, Raman and Density Functional Theory Study

Pesce, G. L., Fletcher, I. W., Grant, R., Molinari, M., Parker, S. C. & Ball, R. J., 1 Mar 2017, In : Crystal Growth and Design. 17, 3, p. 1036-1044 9 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
267 Downloads (Pure)

Challenges for strengthening concrete structures in flexure, shear and compression using fibre reinforced polymers

Darby, A., Ibell, T., Evernden, M., Tajaddini, A. & Raicic, V., 8 Dec 2017. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Cob, Stone, Clay, Thatch and Timbered Buildings of the British Isles

Lawrence, R., Oct 2017, Habitat: Vernacular Architecture for a Changing Planet. Piesik, S. (ed.). London: Thames & Hudson, p. 324-327 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

Construction, demolition and excavation waste management in EU/Greece and its potential use in concrete

Papatzani, S. & Paine, K., 1 Sep 2017, In : Fresenius Environmental Bulletin. 26, 9, p. 5572-5580

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

1 Citation (Scopus)

Dam Performance And Safety In Tropical Climates – Recent Developments On Field Monitoring And Computational Analysis

Pelecanos, L., Skarlatos, D. & Pantazis, G., 6 Dec 2017, p. 1-6.

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Developing an innovative lightweight concrete flooring system for sustainable buildings

Hawkins, W., Orr, J., Ibell, T. & Shepherd, P., 19 Apr 2017, p. 66-67.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)

Development of a Bio-Based Plasterboard

Maskell, D., Church, M., Thomson, A., Walker, P. & Robinson, T., 2017.

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Development of new FRP reinforcement for optimized concrete structures

Spadea, S., Orr, J., Ibell, T. & Nanni, A., 1 Jan 2017, High Tech Concrete: Where Technology and Engineering Meet - Proceedings of the 2017 fib Symposium. Lukovic, M. & Hordijk, D. A. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, p. 867-876 10 p. (High Tech Concrete: Where Technology and Engineering Meet - Proceedings of the 2017 fib Symposium).

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

3 Citations (Scopus)

Distributed fibre-optic monitoring of an Osterberg-cell pile test in London

Pelecanos, L., Soga, K., Chunge, M. P. M., Ouyang, Y., Kwan, V., Kechavarzi, C. & Nicholson, D., Jun 2017, In : Geotechnique Letters. 7, 2, p. 1-9 9 p.

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Distributed fibre optic strain sensing for monitoring underground structures - Tunnels Case Studies

Soga, K., Kechavarzi, C., Pelecanos, L., de Battista, N., Williamson, M., Gue, C. Y., Di Murro, V. & Elshafie, M., 29 Sep 2017, Underground Sensing: Monitoring and Hazard Detection for Environment and Infrastructure. Pamukcu, S. & Cheng, L. (eds.). Elsevier

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Distributed sensing of a masonry vault due to nearby piling

Acikgoz, M. S., Pelecanos, L., Giardina, G., Aitken, J. & Soga, K., 1 Mar 2017, In : Structural Control and Health Monitoring. 24, 3, 19 p., e1872.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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16 Citations (Scopus)
120 Downloads (Pure)

Domestic thermal storage requirements for heat demand flexibility

Allison, J., Bell, K., Clarke, J., Cowie, A., Elsayed Ali Hussin, A., Flett, G., Oluleye, G., Hawker, G., Kelly, N., Marinho De Castro, M. M., Sharpe, T., Shea, A. & Strachan, P., 28 Jun 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Editorial

Walker, P., 1 Feb 2017, In : Proceedings of Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 170, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Effectiveness of design codes for life cycle energy optimisation

Orr, J., Bras, A. & Ibell, T., 1 Apr 2017, In : Energy and Buildings. 140, p. 61-67

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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2 Citations (Scopus)

Embedding creativity in structural engineering education

Ibell, T., 1 Jan 2017, p. 20-24. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Encoding bamboo’s nature for freeform structure design

Wang, T. H., Espinosa Trujillo, O., Chang, W-S. & Deng, B., 1 Jun 2017, In : International Journal of Architectural Computing. 15, 2, p. 169-182 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Energy saving and carbon reduction in the operation stage of cross laminated timber residential buildings in China

Guo, H., Liu, Y., Chang, W. S., Shao, Y. & Sun, C., 17 Feb 2017, In : Sustainability. 9, 2, 292.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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10 Citations (Scopus)
10 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental investigation of reinforced concrete T-beams strengthened in shear with externally bonded CFRP sheets

Foster, R., Brindley, M., Lees, J., Ibell, T., Morley, C., Darby, A. & Evernden, M., 1 Apr 2017, In : ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction. 21, 2, 04016086.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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11 Citations (Scopus)
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Failures in transport infrastructure embankments

Briggs, K. M., Loveridge, F. A. & Glendinning, S., 9 Mar 2017, In : Engineering Geology. 219, p. 107-117

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20 Citations (Scopus)
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Form-Fitting Strategies for Diversity-Tolerant Design

Bukauskas, A., Shepherd, P., Walker, P., Sharma, B. & Bregula, J., 25 Sep 2017.

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Green composites for the built environment

Ansell, M., Ball, R., Maskell, D., Lawrence, R., Shea, A. & Walker, P., 1 Feb 2017, Green composites (2nd ed.): Natural and Waste-based Composites for a Sustainable Future. Baillie, C. & Jayasinghe, R. (eds.). Woodhead Publishing, p. 123-148 (Woodhead Publishing Series in Composites Science and Engineering).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Citations (Scopus)

Hemp brings high technology to homes

Lawrence, R., 25 Sep 2017, Financial Times House & Home.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Hydrophobic Sol-Gel Coatings on Bio-Based Materials - Influence of Catalyst and Solvent Concentration

Hussain, A., Schorr, D., Blanchet, P., Calabria-Holley, J. & Lawrence, R., 23 Jun 2017.

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Improvement of indoor air quality by MDF panels containing walnut shells

Ferreira Pinto Da Silva, C., Stefanowski, B., Maskell, D., Ormondroyd, G., Ansell, M., Dengel, A. & Ball, R., Oct 2017, In : Building and Environment. 123, p. 427-436

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7 Citations (Scopus)
154 Downloads (Pure)

Innovative Structural Health Monitoring Of Foundation Piles Using Distributed Fibre-Optic Sensing

Pelecanos, L. & Soga, K., 6 Dec 2017, p. 1-8.

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ISOBIO: trazando la vía para el desarrollo de materiales de construcción naturales a gran escala

Translated title of the contribution: ISOBIO: Tracing the way for the development of large-scale natural building materialsStyle, O., Bosque, B. C., Lawrence, R. & Moreno, P., 13 Dec 2017, Libro de Comunicaciones y Proyectos EECN IV Congreso Edificios Energía Casi Nula: Celebrado en Madrid, el 13-14 Diciembre 2017. Leal, I. (ed.). Spain: Independently published

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

Layout Optimization of Space Frame Structures

Koronaki, A., Shepherd, P. & Evernden, M., 25 Sep 2017.

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Load Transfer In Soil Anchors – Finite Element Analysis Of Pull-Out Tests

Seo, H. & Pelecanos, L., 6 Dec 2017, p. 1-7.

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Mechanical characterisation of structural laminated bamboo

Sharma, B., Bauer, H., Schickhofer, G. & Ramage, M. H., 1 Apr 2017, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-Structures and Buildings. 170, 4, p. 250-264 15 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)
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Multi-scale computational homogenisation to predict the long-term durability of composite structures

Ullah, Z., Kaczmarczyk, L., Grammatikos, S. A., Evernden, M. C. & Pearce, C. J., Mar 2017, In : Computers and Structures. 181, p. 21-31

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Net load‐displacement estimation in soil‐nailing pullout tests

Seo, H., Pelecanos, L., Kwon, Y-S. & Lee, I-M., 31 Dec 2017, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Geotechnical engineering. 170, 6, p. 534-547 17 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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Nonwood biobased materials: Straw

Walker, P., Thomson, A. & Maskell, D., 7 Jul 2017, Performance of Bio-based Building Materials (1st Ed.). Jones, D. & Brischke, C. (eds.). Duxford, U. K.: Woodhead Publishing, p. 112-119 (Woodhead Publishing Series in Civil and Structural Engineering).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Optimization of Drilling Resistance Measurement (DRM) user-controlled variables

Dumitrescu, T., Pesce, G. & Ball, R., 1 Dec 2017, In : Materials and Structures. 50, 6, 11 p., 243.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Optimizing the Cross-sectional Shapes of Extruded Aluminium Structural Members for Unitized Curtain Wall Facades

Lee, A. D., Shepherd, P., Evernden, M. C. & Metcalfe, D., 31 May 2017, In : Structures. 10, p. 147-156 10 p.

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75 Citations (Scopus)
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Phase Transformations and Ion Exchange During Early Age Carbonation

Pesce, G., Fletcher, I., Grant, R., Parker, S., Molinari, M. & Ball, R., 11 Sep 2017, p. 199-202.

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Physical characterisation of hemp shiv: Cell wall structure and porosity

Jiang, Y., Ansell, M., jia, X., Hussain, A. & Lawrence, R., Jun 2017, Conference: 2nd International Conference on Bio-Based Building Materials & 1st Conference on ECOlogical valorisation of GRAnular and FIbrous materials. Clermont-Ferrand, France, 7 p.

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

Porosity, pore size distribution, micro-structure

Lawrence, R. & Jiang, Y., 5 Feb 2017, Bio-aggregates Based Building Materials. Amziane, S. & Collet, F. (eds.). Netherlands: Springer International Publishing, p. 39-71 (RILEM State- of-the-Art-Reports; vol. 23).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

39 Citations (Scopus)

Porosity estimation of Phyllostachys edulis (Moso bamboo) by computer tomography and back-scattered electron imaging

Huang, P., Chang, W-S., Ansell, M. P., Chew, Y. M. J. & Shea, A., Jan 2017, In : Wood Science and Technology. 51, 1, p. 11-27

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Prediction of capacity for moment redistribution in FRP-strengthened continuous RC T-beams

Tajaddini, A., Ibell, T., Darby, A., Evernden, M. & Silva, P., 28 Feb 2017, In : ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction. 21, 1, p. 1-13 13 p., 04016066.

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