BRE Centre in Innovative Construction Materials (BRE CICM)

Research Output 1997 2020

2019
4 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term deformation monitoring of CERN concrete-lined tunnels using distributed fibre-optic sensing

Di Murro, V., Pelecanos, L., Soga, K., Kechavarzi, C., Morton, R. F. & Scibile, L., 1 Jun 2019, In : Geotechnical Engineering Journal of the SEAGS & AGSSEA . 50, 2, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fiber optics
Tunnels
Concretes
Monitoring
Brillouin scattering

Long-term geodetic monitoring of seasonal deformations of earth dams and relevant finite element verification

Pantazis, G., Skarlatos, D. & Pelecanos, L., 17 May 2019, 4th Joint International Symposium on Deformation Monitoring.

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

Long-term mechanical properties of cellulose fibre-reinforced cement mortar with diatomite

Ince, C., Derogar, S., Ball, R. J., Ekinci, A. & Yuzer, N., 1 Sep 2019, In : Advances in Cement Research. 31, 8, p. 343-352 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mortar
Cellulose
Cements
Mechanical properties
Fibers

Low Carbon Concrete (ICE Themes)

Dhir, R. K. (ed.) & Paine, K. (ed.), 3 Oct 2019, London: ICE Publishing. 498 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

1 Citation (Scopus)

Macropore structure and permeability of clay fill samples from a historic clay fill earthwork

Muddle, D. M. & Briggs, K. M., 1 Jun 2019, In : Transportation Geotechnics. 19, p. 96-109 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natural plant-based aggregates and bio-composite panels with low thermal conductivity and high hygrothermal efficiency for applications in construction

Ansell, M., Lawrence, M., Jiang, Y., Shea, A., Hussain, A., Calabria-Holley, J. & Walker, P., 19 Nov 2019, Nonconventional and Vernacular Construction Materials: Characterisation, Properties and Applications. Harries, K. & Sharma, B. (eds.). 2nd ed. Woodhead Publishing, p. 217-246 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Nonlinear coupled hydro-mechanical dynamic finite element analysis of the seismic response of earth dams

Lo, E. & Pelecanos, L., 26 Jun 2019, 7th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. (COMPDYN Proceedings ).

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

Nonlinear seismic response of earth dams due to dam-reservoir interaction

Pelecanos, L., Kontoe, S. & Zdravković, L., 6 Sep 2019, Geotechnical Engineering, ​foundation of the future: ISSMGE Online Library.

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

2 Citations (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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4 Citations (Scopus)
14 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physicochemical and mechanical properties of Portland cement

Paine, K. A., 8 Mar 2019, Lea's Chemistry of Cement and Concrete. Hewlett, P. C. & Liska, M. (eds.). 5 ed. Oxford, U. K.: Elsevier, p. 285-340

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Proposed design methodology for titanium reinforcing bars in concrete

Platt, S. & Harries, K., 1 Jan 2019, In : Engineering Structures. 178, p. 543-553

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Downloads (Pure)

Re-Baling Straw For Better Insulation

Platt, S., Walker, P., Maskell, D. & Laborel-Préneron, A., 23 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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11 Downloads (Pure)

Reinforced Concrete Bridge Deck Repair with Titanium NSM

Platt, S. L., Harries, K. A. & McCabe, M. J., 7 Aug 2019, ICSBE 2018. Dissanayake, R. & Mendis, P. (eds.). Springer Nature, p. 447-457 11 p. (Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering; vol. 44).

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

Open Access
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Resilient hemp shiv aggregates with engineered hygroscopic properties for the building industry

Hussain, A., Calabria-Holley, J. & Lawrence, R., 10 Jul 2019, In : Construction and Building Materials,. 212, p. 247-253 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resilient materials for life: Biomimetic self-healing and self-diagnosing concretes

Paine, K., Al-Tabbaa, A., Gardner, D. & Jefferson, T., Mar 2019, UKIERI Concrete Congress: Concrete: The Global Builder: Working together for durable and sustainable infrastructure. Dhir, R. K., Singh, S. P., Bedi, R. & Goel, S. (eds.).

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

4 Citations (Scopus)

Resistance to mold development assessment of bio-based building materials

Viel, M., Collet, F., Lecieux, Y., François, M. L. M., Colson, V., Lanos, C., Hussain, A. & Lawrence, M., 1 Feb 2019, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 158, p. 406-418 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Review of Energy Policy, 2019

Watson, J., Bradshaw, M., Froggat, A., Kuzemko, C., Webb, J., Beaumont, N., Armstrong, A., Agnolucci, P., Hastings, A., Holland, R., Day, B., Delafield, G., Eigenbrod, F., Taylor, G., Lovett, A., Sherpard, A., Hooper, T., Wu, J., Lowes, R., Qadrdan, M. & 6 others, Anable, J., Brand, C., Mullen, C., Bell, K., Taylor, P. & Allen, S., 31 Dec 2019, December 2019 ed. UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC). 16 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access

Rocking of a bell tower - investigation by non-contact video measurement

McCombie, P., 15 Aug 2019, In : Engineering Structures. 193, p. 271-280 10 p., ENGSTRUCT_2018_1280.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Towers
Video recording
Natural frequencies
Religious buildings
Axles

Seismic response of earth dams in narrow canyons

Pelecanos, L., Kontoe, S. & Zdravković, L., 20 Jun 2019, VII International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering.

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

Seismic response of earthfill and rockfill embankment dams

Kontoe, S., Han, B., Pelecanos, L. & Zdravković, L., May 2019, 3rd Meeting of EWG Dams and Earthquakes. An International Symposium.

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

Self-healing concrete: A resilient material for life

Paine, K., 5 Jun 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

5 Downloads (Pure)

Sensing of damage and repair of cement mortar using electromechanical impedance

Taha, H., Ball, R. & Paine, K., 27 Nov 2019, In : Materials. 12, 23, 3925.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Serviceability of non-prismatic concrete beams: Combined-interaction method

Tayfur, Y. R., Darby, A., Ibell, T., Orr, J. & Evernden, M., 15 Jul 2019, In : Engineering Structures. 191, p. 766-774 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Downloads (Pure)

Simplified Numerical Load-transfer Finite Element Modelling of Tunnelling Effects on Piles

Nip, K. L. S. & Pelecanos, L., 30 Jun 2019, In : Nature, Tunnels and Underground Space. 21, 2, p. 117-129 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File

Smart Concrete (ICE Themes)

Dhir, R. K. (ed.) & Paine, K. (ed.), 19 Sep 2019, London: ICE Publishing. 264 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

20 Citations (Scopus)
57 Downloads (Pure)

Sol gel graphene/TiO2 nanoparticles for the photocatalytic-assisted sensing and abatement of NO2

Giampiccolo, A., Tobaldi, D. M., Leonardi, S., Murdoch, B., Seabra, P., Ansell, M., Neri, G. & Ball, R., 1 Apr 2019, In : Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 243, p. 183-194 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)
34 Downloads (Pure)

Solid-gas phase photo-catalytic behaviour of rutile and TiOn (1<n<2) sub-oxide phases for self-cleaning applications

Nuño, M., Adamaki, V., Tobaldi, D. M., Hortigüela Gallo, M., Otero-Irurueta, G., Bowen, C. & Ball, R., 7 Jan 2019, In : Materials. 12, 1, p. 1-13 13 p., 170.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
56 Downloads (Pure)

Stabilisation of Clay Mixtures and Soils by Alkali Activation

Marsh, A., Heath, A., Patureau, P., Evernden, M. & Walker, P., 2 Mar 2019, Earthen Dwellings and Structures. Springer Verlag, p. 15-26 12 p. (Springer Transactions in Civil and Environmental Engineering).

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

Open Access
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Straw bale construction

Maskell, D., Walker, P. & Thomson, A., 2019, Nonconventional and Vernacular Construction Materials: Characterisation, Properties and Applications. 2 ed. Woodhead Publishing, p. 189-216

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

56 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Sustainable soil stabilisation with ground granulated blast-furnace slag activated by olivine and sodium hydroxide

Hamed Fasihnikoutalab, M., Pourakbar, S., Ball, R., Unuler, C. & Cristelo, N., 30 Nov 2019, In : Acta Geotechnica. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Testing, numerical simulation and design of prestressed high strength steel arched trusses

Afshan, S., Theofanous, M., Wang, J., Gkantou, M. & Gardner, L., 15 Mar 2019, In : Engineering Structures. 183, p. 510-522 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
12 Downloads (Pure)

The effect of air velocity on moisture buffering

Cascione, V., Cavone, E., Maskell, D., Shea, A. & Walker, P., 15 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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The effect of the rupture distance of the earthquake on the seismic response of wind turbine support towers

Wang, J., Sadowski, A. & Camara, A., 4 Sep 2019, Advances in Engineering Materials, Structures and Systems: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation (SEMC 2019). Zingoni, A. (ed.). 1st ed. CRC Press, Vol. 2019.

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

35 Downloads (Pure)

The effects of concrete stiffness and strength on the seismic response of RC frame buildings

Liu, L. & Pelecanos, L., 8 Mar 2019, UKIERI Concrete Congress - Concrete: The Global Builder.

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

Open Access
File
6 Downloads (Pure)

The initial reactions of lime-pozzolan pastes for conservation of masonry

Su, T. B., Ball, R. & Calabria-Holley, J., 19 Jun 2019, Proceedings of the 5th Historic Mortars Conference: HMC 2019. Alvarez, J. I., Fernandez, J. M., Navarro, I., Duran, A. & Sirera, R. (eds.). PRO 130 ed. RILEM, p. 1361-1373 13 p.

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

Open Access
File
13 Downloads (Pure)

The response of clay plaster to temperature and RH sinusoidal variations

Cascione, V., Maskell, D., Shea, A. & Walker, P., 8 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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3 Citations (Scopus)

Through-culm wall mechanical behaviour of bamboo

Akinbade, Y., Harries, K. A., Flower, C. V., Nettleship, I., Papadopoulos, C. & Platt, S., 20 Aug 2019, In : Construction and Building Materials. 216, p. 485-495 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vsimulators: Human factors simulation for motion and serviceability in the built environment

Brownjohn, J., Darby, A. & Pavic, A., 9 Sep 2019. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Whole Timber Construction: A State of the Art Review

Bukauskas, A., Mayencourt, P., Shepherd, P., Sharma, B., Mueller, C., Walker, P. & Bregula, J., 20 Jul 2019, In : Construction and Building Materials. 213, p. 748-769 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018
36 Downloads (Pure)

Air Quality in Oxfam Superadobe Community Building, Zaatari camp, Jordan

Albadra, D., Ferreira Pinto Da Silva, C., Maskell, D. & Ball, R., 25 Jul 2018, 9 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

File
7 Citations (Scopus)

Alkali activation behaviour of un-calcined montmorillonite and illite clay minerals

Marsh, A., Heath, A., Patureau, P., Evernden, M. & Walker, P., 15 Dec 2018, In : Applied Clay Science. 166, p. 250-261 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Bentonite
Alkalies
Clay minerals
montmorillonite
illite
7 Citations (Scopus)

A mild conditions synthesis route to produce hydrosodalite from kaolinite, compatible with extrusion processing

Marsh, A., Heath, A., Patureau, P., Evernden, M. & Walker, P., 1 Jul 2018, In : Microporous and Mesoporous Materials. 264, p. 125-132 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Kaolin
kaolinite
Kaolinite
Extrusion
routes
5 Citations (Scopus)
26 Downloads (Pure)

An analytical failure envelope for the design of textile reinforced concrete shells

Hawkins, W., Orr, J., Ibell, T. & Shepherd, P., 1 Aug 2018, In : Structures. 15, p. 56 - 65 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Reinforced concrete
Textiles
Concretes
Interpolation
Reinforcement
10 Citations (Scopus)
24 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Mineral wool
Hemp
Lime
Wood
Boundary conditions

Application and performance of bacteria-based self-healing concrete

Paine, K., Sharma, T., Alazhari, M., Heath, A. & Cooper, R., Jun 2018, Proceedings of Final Conference of RILEM TC 253-MCI: Microorganisms-Cementitious Materials Interactions. Bertron, A. & Jonkers, H. (eds.). Vol. 2. p. 387-394

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

Bacteria
Concretes
Impurities
Permeation
Hardening