BRE Centre in Innovative Construction Materials (BRE CICM)

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Measurement of early-age temperature rises in concrete made with blended cements

Dhir, R. K., Zheng, L. & Paine, K. A., 1 Mar 2008, In : Magazine of Concrete Research. 60, 2, p. 109-118 10 p.

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Measuring evaporation distribution of mud brick and rammed earth

Fodde, E., Watanabe, K. & Fujii, Y., Apr 2013, In : Structural Survey. 32, 1, p. 32-48 18 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Measuring the effective Young's modulus of structural silicone sealant in moment-resisting glazing joints.

Lee, A., Shepherd, P., Evernden, M. & Metcalfe, D., 30 Aug 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials,. 181, p. 510-526 17 p.

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Mechanical and hydrological impacts of tree removal on a clay fill railway embankment

Smethurst, J., Briggs, K., Powrie, W., Ridley, A. & Butcher, D., 1 Nov 2015, In : Geotechnique. 65, 11, p. 869-882 14 p.

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Mechanical and thermal properties, and comparative life-cycle impacts, of stabilised earth building products

Narayanaswamy, A. H., Walker, P., Venkatarama Reddy, B. V., Heath, A. & Maskell, D., 20 May 2020, In : Construction and Building Materials. 243, 118096.

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Mechanical and thermal properties of lightweight geopolymer composites

Colangelo, F., Roviello, G., Ricciotti, L., Ferrandiz-Mas, V., Messina, F., Ferone, C., Tarallo, O., Cioffi, R. & Cheeseman, C., 1 Feb 2018, In : Cement & Concrete Composites. 86, p. 266-272 7 p.

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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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Mechanistic investigation into antibacterial behaviour of suspensions of ZnO nanoparticles against E. coli

Zhang, L., Jiang, Y., Ding, Y., Daskalakis, N., Jeuken, L., Povey, M., O'Neill, A. J. & York, D. W., Jun 2010, In : Journal of Nanoparticle Research. 12, 5, p. 1625-1636 12 p.

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304 Citations (Scopus)

Methods of determining transverse mechanical properties of full-culm bamboo

Sharma, B., Harries, K. A. & Ghavami, K., Jan 2013, In : Construction and Building Materials. 38, p. 627-637 11 p.

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29 Citations (Scopus)

Methods to determine whole building hygrothermal performance of Hemp-lime buildings

Barclay, M., Holcroft, N. & Shea, A., Oct 2014, In : Building and Environment. 80, p. 204 - 212 9 p.

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Microstructural changes of lime putty during aging

Margalha, M. G., Silva, A. S., Do Rosário Veiga, M., De Brito, J., Ball, R. J. & Allen, G. C., 1 Oct 2013, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 25, 10, p. 1524-1532 9 p.

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19 Citations (Scopus)

Microstructural design of materials for aerostatic bearings

Panzera, T. H., Rubio, J. C., Bowen, C. R. & Walker, P. J., Aug 2008, In : Cement & Concrete Composites. 30, 7, p. 649-660 12 p.

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25 Citations (Scopus)

Minimising the global warming potential of clay based geopolymers

Heath, A., Paine, K. & McManus, M., 1 Sep 2014, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 78, p. 75-83

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Modal frequencies of a reinforced timber-concrete composite Floor: testing and modeling

Santos, P. G. G. D., Martins, C. E. D. J., Skinner, J., Harris, R., Dias, A. M. P. G. & Godinho, L. M. C., 30 Nov 2015, In : Journal of Structural Engineering. 141, 11, p. 1-11 11 p., 04015029.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Modern earth masonry: Structural properties and structural design

Heath, A., Maskell, D., Walker, P., Lawrence, M. & Fourie, C., Apr 2012, In : The Structural Engineer. 90, 4, p. 38-44 7 p.

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Moisture Buffer Potential of Experimental Wall Assemblies Incorporating Formulated Hemp-lime

Latif, E., Lawrence, R., Shea, A. & Walker, P., 17 Jul 2015, In : Building and Environment. 93, 2, p. 199-209 11 p.

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Moisture uptake characteristics of a pultruded fibre reinforced polymer flat sheet subjected to hot/wet aging

Grammatikos, S. A., Zafari, B., Evernden, M. C., Mottram, J. T. & Mitchels, J. M., Nov 2015, In : Polymer Degradation and Stability. 121, p. 407–419 13 p.

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Monitoring hydration in lime-metakaolin composites using electrochemical impedance spectroscopy and nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy

Pesce, G. L., Bowen, C. R., Rocha, J., Sardo, M., Allen, G. C., Walker, P. J., Denuault, G., Serrapede, M. & Ball, R., 30 Jun 2014, In : Clay Minerals. 49, 3, p. 341-358 18 p.

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Multi-criteria selection of building materials

Maskell, D., Thomson, A. & Walker, P., 1 Apr 2018, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 171, 2, p. 49-58 10 p.

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Multi-functional nano-materials for timber in construction

Ansell, M. P., Aug 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 166, 4, p. 248-256 9 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

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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Nanostructured Pd hydride microelectrodes: In situ monitoring of pH variations in a porous medium

Serrapede, M., Pesce, G. L., Ball, R. J. & Denuault, G., 17 Jun 2014, In : Analytical Chemistry. 86, 12, p. 5758-5765 8 p.

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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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New Insights into Potential Capacity of Olivine in Ground Improvement

Fasihnikoutalab, M., Westgate, P., Huat, B. B. K., Asadi, A., Ball, R., Nahazanan, H. & Singh, P., 1 Apr 2015, In : Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering. 20, 8, p. 2137-2148 12 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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Nonlinear pre-yield modal properties of timber structures with large-diameter steel dowel connections

Reynolds, T., Harris, R. & Chang, W., 1 Oct 2014, In : Engineering Structures. 76, p. 235-244 10 p.

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Numerical modelling of hydrodynamic pressures on dams

Pelecanos, L., Kontoe, S. & Zdravkovic, L., Sep 2013, In : Computers and Geotechnics. 53, p. 68-82

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21 Citations (Scopus)
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Ocean warming, more than acidification, reduces shell strength in a commercial shellfish species during food limitation

Mackenzie, C., Ormondroyd, G., Curling, S., Ball, R. J., Whiteley, N. & Malham, S., 28 Jan 2014, In : PLoS ONE. 9, 1, p. 1-9 9 p., e86764.

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Olivine as a reactive aggregate in lime mortars

Westgate, P., Ball, R. & Paine, K., 20 Jan 2019, In : Construction and Building Materials. 195, p. 115-126 12 p.

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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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Optimisation of tidal power arrays using a genetic algorithm

Sullivan, P. & McCombie, P., 1 Feb 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Energy. 166, 1, p. 19-28 10 p.

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Optimised beam design using innovative fabric-formed concrete

Garbett, J., Darby, A. P. & Ibell, T. J., Oct 2010, In : Advances in Structural Engineering. 13, 5, p. 849-860 12 p.

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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.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

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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Optimizing the Architectural Layouts and Technical Specifications of Curtain Walls to Minimize Use of Aluminium

Lee, A., Shepherd, P., Evernden, M. & Metcalfe, D., 1 Feb 2018, In : Structures. 13, p. 8-25 18 p.

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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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Patchwork Gridshells: Using Modularity to Facilitate Prefabrication and Simplify Construction

Charest, P., Shepherd, P., Harris, R., Potvin, A., Demers, C. & Menard, S., 30 Sep 2019, In : Journal of the International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures. 60, 3, p. 176-188 13 p.

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Performance characteristics of concrete based on a ternary calcium sulfoaluminate-anhydrite- fly ash cement

Ioannou, S., Paine, K. A., Reig, L. & Quillin, K., Jan 2015, In : Cement & Concrete Composites. 55, p. 196-204

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Performance Evaluation of Modern Building Thermal Envelope Designs in the Semi-Arid Continental Climate of Tehran

Mohammad, S. & Shea, A., 4 Oct 2013, In : Buildings. 3, 4, p. 674-688 15 p.

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Performance of shear wall composed of LVL and cement fiber board sheathing

Hadi, M., Murakami, S., Kitamori, A., Chang, W. S. & Komatsu, K., Nov 2010, In : Journal of Asian Architecture and Building Engineering. 9, 2, p. 463-469 7 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

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

Thorneycroft, J., Orr, J., Savoikar, P. & Ball, R., 10 Feb 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 161, p. 63-69 7 p.

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Permeable nanomontmorillonite and fibre reinforced cementitious binders

Papatzani, S., Grammatikos, S. & Paine, K., 4 Oct 2019, In : Materials. 12, 19, p. 1-21 21 p., 3245.

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Phase formation behaviour in alkali activation of clay mixtures

Marsh, A., Heath, A., Patureau, P., Evernden, M. & Walker, P., 1 Jul 2019, In : Applied Clay Science. 175, p. 10-21 12 p.

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Photocatalytic activity of electrophoretically deposited (EPD) TiO2 coatings

Nuño, M., Ball, R. J., Bowen, C. R., Kurchania, R. & Sharma, G. D., 1 Jul 2015, In : Journal of Materials Science. 50, 14, p. 4822-4835 14 p.

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Physical and mechanical characterization of Portland cement mortars made with expanded polystyrene particles addition (EPS)

Ferrándiz-Mas, V. & García-Alcocel, E., 2012, In : Materiales de Construccion. 62, 308, p. 547-566 20 p.

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