BRE Centre in Innovative Construction Materials (BRE CICM)

Research Output 1997 2019

2019

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

12 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
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9 Citations (Scopus)
13 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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1 Citation (Scopus)
20 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, 15 p., 170.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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22 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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5 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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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

3 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

17 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
2 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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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
5 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
3 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
4 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Kaolin
kaolinite
Kaolinite
Extrusion
routes
3 Citations (Scopus)
8 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
6 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
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
16 Citations (Scopus)
120 Downloads (Pure)

Application of expanded perlite encapsulated bacteria and growth media for self-healing concrete

Alazhari, M., Sharma, T., Heath, A., Cooper, R. & Paine, K., Jan 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 160, p. 610-619 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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calcium acetate
Bacteria
Concretes
Nutrients
Calcium compounds
1 Citation (Scopus)
18 Citations (Scopus)

A Review of Self-Healing Concrete for Damage Management of Structures

De Belie, N., Gruyaert, E., Al-Tabbaa, A., Antonaci, P., Baera, C., Bajare, D., Darquennes, A., Davies, R., Ferrara, L., Jefferson, T., Litina, C., Miljevic, B., Otlewska, A., Ranogajec, J., Roig-Flores, M., Paine, K., Lukowski, P., Serna, P., Tulliani, J-M., Vucetic, S. & 2 others, Wang, J. & Jonkers, H., 7 Sep 2018, In : Advanced Materials Interfaces. 5, 17, 28 p., 1800074.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Concretes
Cracks
Sustainable development
Self-healing materials
Minerals
6 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing domestic heat storage requirements for energy flexibility over varying timescales

Allison, J., Bell, K., Clarke, J., Cowie, A., Elsayed, A., Flett, G., Oluleye, G., Hawkes, A., Hawker, G., Kelly, N., de Castro, M. M. M., Sharpe, T., Shea, A., Strachan, P. & Tuohy, P., 25 May 2018, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 136, p. 602-616 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Heat storage
Space heating
Phase change materials
Magnetite
Thermal load
21 Downloads (Pure)

Biomimetic Cementitious Construction Materials for Next Generation Infrastructure

Al-Tabbaa, A., Lark, B., Paine, K., Jefferson, T., Litina, C., Gardner, D. & Embley, T., 26 Oct 2018, In : Smart Infrastructure and Construction.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Building bacterial bridges

Hoffmann, T., Reeksting, B., Cooper, R., Paine, K. & Gebhard, S., 15 May 2018, Microbiology Today, 45, 2, p. 60-63 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
69 Downloads (Pure)

Building dams on rock or soft soil: frequency-domain analysis of dynamic dam-foundation interaction

Lo, E. & Pelecanos, L., 26 Apr 2018, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)

Building dams on rock or soft soil - Frequency-domain analysis of dynamic dam-foundation interaction

Lo, E. & Pelecanos, L., 1 Jan 2018, Smart Dams and Reservoirs - Proceedings of the 20th Biennial Conference of the British Dam Society. Pepper, A. (ed.). Thomas Telford (ICE Publishing), p. 113-122 10 p. (Conference Proceedings: Dams, Reservoirs and Hydrology).

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

12 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Hemp
Cannabis
Density (specific gravity)
Pore size
Porosity
294 Downloads (Pure)

Cementitious mortars and polyurethane foams for additive building manufacturing

Dams, B., Peng, J., Shepherd, P. & Ball, R., 9 Apr 2018, p. 103-107. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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Mortar
Polyurethanes
Foams
Curing
3D printers
48 Downloads (Pure)

Characterisation of faecal sludge simulants for drying experiments

Deering, N., Briggs, K., Bryant, L. & Way, C., 9 Jul 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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sludge
dewatering
experiment
health and safety
drying
2 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of nanoparticle batch-to-batch variability

Mülhopt, S., Diabaté, S., Dilger, M., Adelhelm, C., Anderlohr, C., Bergfeldt, T., de la Torre, J. G., Jiang, Y., Valsami-Jones, E., Langevin, D., Lynch, I., Mahon, E., Nelissen, I., Piella, J., Puntes, V., Ray, S., Schneider, R., Wilkins, T., Weiss, C. & Paur, H. R., 8 May 2018, In : Nanomaterials. 8, 5, 311.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Nanostructured materials
Nanoparticles
Zinc Oxide
Polystyrenes
Cerium
2 Citations (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Geopolymers
Alkalies
Portland cement
Leaching
Mortar
1 Citation (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Comparative micro-structure and sorption isotherms of rice straw and wheat straw

Yin, X., Lawrence, R., Maskell, D. & Ansell, M., 15 Aug 2018, In : Energy and Buildings. 173, p. 11-18 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Straw
Isotherms
Sorption
Microstructure
Durability
2 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative moisture and heat sorption properties of fibre and shiv derived from hemp and flax

Jiang, Y., Lawrence, R., Hussain, A., Ansell, M. & Walker, P., 23 Nov 2018, In : Cellulose. p. 1-21

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Comparison of shear-beam and dynamic finite-element modal analysis of earth dams

Lo, E. & Pelecanos, L., 1 Jan 2018, Smart Dams and Reservoirs - Proceedings of the 20th Biennial Conference of the British Dam Society. Pepper, A. (ed.). Thomas Telford (ICE Publishing), p. 103-111 9 p.

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

66 Downloads (Pure)

Comparison of shear-beam and dynamic finite-element modal analysis of earth dams

Lo, E. & Pelecanos, L., 26 Apr 2018, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
14 Downloads (Pure)
File
1 Citation (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Construction and monitoring of experimental straw bale building in northeast China

Yin, X., Lawrence, M., Maskell, D. & Chang, W. S., 20 Sep 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 183, p. 46-57 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Straw
Monitoring
Environmental impact
Lime
Costs
2 Citations (Scopus)

Determination of In Situ Esterification Parameters of Citric Acid-Glycerol Based Polymers for Wood Impregnation

Berube, M-A., Schorr, D., Ball, R. J., Landry, V. & Blanchet, P., 1 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Polymers and the Environment. 26, 3, p. 970-979 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Citric acid
Esterification
Glycerol
Impregnation
Citric Acid
8 Citations (Scopus)
38 Downloads (Pure)

Determination of optimal plaster thickness for moisture buffering of indoor air

Maskell, D., Thomson, A., Walker, P. & Lemke, M., 15 Feb 2018, In : Building and Environment. 130, p. 143-150

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Plaster
indoor air
buffering
building
Moisture
Fiber optics
Piles
Finite element method
Pile foundations
Time domain analysis
6 Citations (Scopus)
65 Downloads (Pure)

Distributed fiber optic sensing of axially loaded bored piles

Pelecanos, L., Soga, K., Elshafie, M., de Battista, N., Kechavarzi, C., Gue, C. Y., Ouyang, Y. & Seo, H., 31 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 144, 3, p. 1-16 16 p., 04017122.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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fiber optics
Fiber optics
Piles
pile
gauge
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effect of fiber-reinforced polymer strengthening on moment redistribution in reinforced concrete members

Tajaddini, A., Ibell, T., Darby, A., Evernden, M. & Silva, P., 1 Jul 2018, In : ACI Structural Journal. 115, 4, p. 907-916 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reinforced concrete
Fibers
Polymers
Debonding
Concrete construction

Essential Knowledge Text No. 8. New structural materials

Evernden, M., 1 Oct 2018, The Essential Knowledge Series, 8, p. 1-40 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Finite element analysis of soil-structure interaction in soil anchor pull-out tests

Seo, H. & Pelecanos, L., Jun 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Soil structure interactions
Anchors
Skin friction
Soils
Finite element method

Finite element analysis of the monitored long-term settlement behaviour of Kouris earth dam in Cyprus

Pelecanos, L., Skarlatos, D. & Pantazis, G., Jun 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

earth dam
dam
consolidation
reservoir impoundment
embankment dam
Soil structure interactions
Cements
Clay
Pile foundations
Geothermal energy