BRE Centre in Innovative Construction Materials (BRE CICM)

Research Output 1997 2019

2014
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Using smartphone to identify dynamic characteristics of timber bridges

Chang, W-S., Reynolds, T., Harris, R. & Mosalam, K., 25 Sep 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
3 Citations (Scopus)

Variation in Antioxidant Metabolites and Enzymes of ‘Red Fuji’ Apple Pulp and Peel During Cold Storage

Li, L., Li, X., Ban, Z. & Jiang, Y., 2014, In : International Journal of Food Properties. 17, 5, p. 1067-1080 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Прочность и микроструктура цементного камня c добавками коллоидного SiO2

Translated title of the contribution: Strength and microstructure of colloidal nanosilica enhanced cement pastesPapatzani, S., Paine, K. & Holley, J., Oct 2014, In : Цемент и его применение. 2014, 4, p. 80-85 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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microstructure
cement
calcium
limestone
silicate
2013

Adhesively bonded plate and rod reinforcements for timber flexural beams

Alam, P., Ansell, M. P. & Smedley, D., Feb 2013, In : International Wood Products Journal. 4, 1, p. 52-61 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wood beams
laminated veneer lumber
Timber
reinforcement
timber
47 Citations (Scopus)

Advances on the assessment of soil suitability for rammed earth

Ciancio, D., Jacquin, P. & Walker, P., May 2013, In : Construction and Building Materials,. 42, p. 40-47 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil
sand and gravel
compressive strength
lime
silt
5 Citations (Scopus)
56 Downloads (Pure)

An analytical model for embedment stiffness of a dowel in timber under cyclic load

Reynolds, T., Harris, R. & Chang, W-S., 29 Jun 2013, In : European Journal of Wood and Wood Products. 71, 5, p. 609-622 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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dowels
Cyclic loads
Timber
vibration
stiffness
6 Citations (Scopus)

An important pitfall of pseudo-static finite element analysis

Kontoe, S., Pelecanos, L. & Potts, D., Mar 2013, In : Computers and Geotechnics. 48, p. 41-50

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Static analysis
Finite element method
Time domain analysis
Retaining walls
Dynamic analysis

An Investigation into the Viability and Benefits of Modern Hydraulic Lime Concretes

Grist, E., Paine, K., Heath, A. & Pinder, H., 2013, Innovations in Concrete Construction. Dhir, R. K., Singh, S. P. & Goel, S. (eds.). New Delhi: Excel India Publishers, p. 967-981

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

A parametric study on moment redistribution in FRP-strengthened continuous RC beams

Tajaddini, A., Ibell, T. J., Darby, A. P. & Evernden, M., 26 Jun 2013, 11th International Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Polymer for Reinforced Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-11), 2013: Conference Proceedings . p. 203-204

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

Fiber reinforced materials
Reinforced concrete
Ductility
Polymers
Strengthening (metal)

A Preliminary Study on the Structural Stiffness of Taiwanese Traditional Dieh-Dou Asymmetric Timber Frame

Yeo, S. Y., Komatsu, K., Hsu, M-F., Chang, W-S., Wakita, T. & Kataoka, Y., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

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Assessment of boundary conditions for dam-reservoir interaction problems.

Pelecanos, L., Kontoe, S. & Zdravkovic, L., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Behaviour of fabric-formed concrete beams reinforced with FRP bars

Kostova, K. Z., Ibell, T. J., Darby, A. P. & Evernden, M., 2013, Advanced Composites in Construction 2013, ACIC 2013. p. 286-297

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

Biomimetic multi-scale damage immunity for construction materials: M4L project overview

Lark, R., Al-Tabbaa, A. & Paine, K. A., 13 Jun 2013, ICSHM 2013: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Ghent, Belgium, June 16-20, 2013. Ghent: Delft University of Technology, p. 400-404 5 p.

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

Biomimetics
Cracks
Composite materials
Self-healing materials
Chemical attack
15 Citations (Scopus)

Bond characteristics of near surface mounted CFRP bars

Kalupahana, W. K., Ibell, T. & Darby, A., 2013, In : Construction and Building Materials. 43, p. 58-68 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon fiber reinforced plastics
Polymers
Fibers
Bond length
Concretes
15 Citations (Scopus)

Building materials in the operational phase: Impacts of direct carbon exchanges and hygrothermal effects

Nordby, A. S. & Shea, A. D., Oct 2013, In : Journal of Industrial Ecology. 17, 5, p. 763-776 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

buffering
carbon sequestration
carbon
heat
lime
3 Citations (Scopus)

Compression resistance of confined timber stud walls

Gross, C., Walker, P. & Pritchett, I., Jun 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials:. 166, 3, p. 175-183 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hemp
Timber
Lime
Cannabis
Compaction
24 Citations (Scopus)

Compressive strength development of binary and ternary lime-pozzolan mortars

Grist, E. R., Paine, K. A., Heath, A., Norman, J. & Pinder, H., Dec 2013, In : Materials & Design. 52, p. 514-523 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pozzolan
Mortar
Lime
Compressive strength
Hydraulics

Condition monitoring and durability assessment of straw bale construction

Thomson, A. & Walker, P. J., Oct 2013, Portugal SB13: Contribution of Sustainable Building to Meet EU 20-20-20 Targets. Braganca, L., Pinheiro, M. & Mateus, R. (eds.). p. 791-798 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Straw
Condition monitoring
Durability
Insurance
Construction industry
10 Citations (Scopus)
68 Downloads (Pure)

Consolidation of weathered limestone using nanolime

Pesce, G. L., Morgan, D., Odgers, D., Henry, A., Allen, M. & Ball, R. J., Aug 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 166, 4, p. 213-228 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Calcium Carbonate
Limestone
Consolidation
Drilling
2-Propanol

Contemporary non-metallic timber connections

Walker, P. J., Harris, R. & Thomson, A., 2013, TRADA. 11 p. (TRADA Research Summary)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Timber
Civil engineering
Metals
41 Citations (Scopus)

Cosensitization of dye sensitized solar cells with a thiocyanate free Ru dye and a metal free dye containing thienylfluorene conjugation

Sharma, G. D., Singh, S. P., Kurchania, R. & Ball, R. J., 1 Jan 2013, In : RSC Advances. 3, 17, p. 6036-6043 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coloring Agents
Dyes
Metals
Conversion efficiency
Electrolytes
3 Citations (Scopus)

Current research in embankment dam engineering at Imperial College London

Shire, T., Pelecanos, L., Han, B. & Taylor, H., Mar 2013, In : Dams and Reservoirs. 23, 1, p. 25-28

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

embankment dam
Embankment dams
engineering
Erosion
Earthquakes
2 Citations (Scopus)
82 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Brick
Mortar
Clay
Earth (planet)
Binders
1 Citation (Scopus)

Development of prefabricated construction products to increase use of natural materials

Walker, P. J. & Thomson, A., Jun 2013, p. 21-24.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

8 Citations (Scopus)
86 Downloads (Pure)

Durability enhancements using fabric formwork

Orr, J., Darby, A., Ibell, T. & Evernden, M., Oct 2013, In : Magazine of Concrete Research. 65, 20, p. 1236-1245 10 p., 1300120.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Durability
Concretes
Carbonation
Chlorides
Hardness
34 Citations (Scopus)

Durability of expanded polystyrene mortars

Ferrándiz-Mas, V. & García-Alcocel, E., Sep 2013, In : Construction and Building Materials. 46, p. 175-182 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polystyrenes
Mortar
Durability
Compressive strength
Mercury
19 Downloads (Pure)

Dynamic analyses of dam-reservoir interaction

Skiada, E., Pelecanos, L. & Kontoe, S., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
2 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamic characteristics of Taiwanese traditional Dieh-Dou timber structures

Yeo, S. Y., Hsu, M. F., Komatsu, K. & Chang, W. S., 25 Jun 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Editorial

Ibell, T. J. & Walker, P. J., Aug 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 166, 4, p. 187-188

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Efficient dye-sensitized solar cells based on cosensitized metal free organic dyes with complementary absorption spectra

Sharma, G. D., Prakash Singh, S., Nagarjuna, P., Mikroyannidis, J. A., Ball, R. J. & Kurchania, R., 1 Jul 2013, In : Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy. 5, 4, 043107.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Absorption spectra
Dyes
Conversion efficiency
Metals
Acids
1 Citation (Scopus)
29 Downloads (Pure)

Engaging students with e-activities

Evernden, M., Darby, A. P. & Ibell, T. J., 1 Aug 2013, In : The Structural Engineer. 91, 8, p. 20-23 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Civil engineering
Teaching
Students
31 Downloads (Pure)

Environmental (wet and dry) cycling of hydraulic lime mortars

Morgan, R. C. & Ball, R. J., 2013, In : Journal of the Building Limes Forum. 20, p. 21-31 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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mortar
lime
hydraulics
hydration
compressive strength
23 Citations (Scopus)
89 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Straw
Fibers
Thermal conductivity
Natural fibers
Thermal insulation
14 Citations (Scopus)
Concrete slabs
Glass fibers
Ductility
Polymers
Flanges
4 Citations (Scopus)
141 Downloads (Pure)

Experimental investigation of brickwork behaviour under shear, compression and flexure

Wang, J., Heath, A. & Walker, P., 1 Nov 2013, In : Construction and Building Materials. 48, p. 448-456 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Mortar
Compaction
Brick
Shear strength
Numerical models

Experimentally observed behaviour of CFRP sheet strengthening across a shear plane

Grusova, M., Ibell, T. J., Darby, A. P. & Evernden, M., Jun 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Carbon fibers
Reinforcement
Polymers
Steel fibers
Shear strength
2 Citations (Scopus)

Extraordinary possibilities for future concrete structures

Ibell, T. J., Orr, J. J., Kostova, K., Darby, A. P. & Evernden, M., Nov 2013, In : The IES Journal Part A: Civil & Structural Engineering. 6, 4, p. 239-248 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Concrete construction
Fluidity
Concretes
Carbon footprint
Fluids
2 Citations (Scopus)
60 Downloads (Pure)

Extraordinary possibilities for future concrete structures

Ibell, T., Orr, J., Kostova, K., Darby, A. & Evernden, M., 22 Nov 2013, 8th Asia Pacific Conference on Structural Engineering: Future Cities. 15 p.

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

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Extraordinary possibilities using fabric to form concrete structures

Orr, J., Ibell, T., Darby, A. & Evernden, M., 14 Aug 2013, Research and Applications in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation - Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation. Zingoni, A. (ed.). Abingdon, U. K.: Taylor and Francis, p. 813-818 6 p.

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

Forms (concrete)
Concrete construction
Fluidity
Concretes
Carbon footprint
12 Citations (Scopus)
56 Downloads (Pure)

Future use of life-cycle assessment in civil engineering

Glass, J., Dyer, T., Georgopoulos, C., Goodier, C., Paine, K., Parry, T., Baumann, H. & Gluch, P., Aug 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 166, 4, p. 204-212 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Civil engineering
Life cycle
Engineers
Engineering education
Construction industry

Hydraulic lime mortars: A study of mechanical properties

Ball, R. J. & Allen, G. C., Sep 2013, 33rd Cement & Concrete Science Conference. Barnett, S. (ed.). Portsmouth: University of Portsmouth

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

7 Citations (Scopus)
92 Downloads (Pure)

Hygrothermal performance of bio-based insulation materials

Lawrence, M., Shea, A., Walker, P. & De Wilde, P., Aug 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 166, 4, p. 257-263 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Insulation
Carbon Dioxide
Carbon dioxide
Photosynthesis
Global warming
11 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of functionalised dispersing agents on the mechanical and viscoelastic properties of pigment coating

Touaiti, F., Pahlevan, M., Nilsson, R., Alam, P., Toivakka, M., Ansell, M. P. & Wilen, C. E., Jan 2013, In : Progress in Organic Coatings. 76, 1, p. 101-106 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Latex
Latexes
Pigments
Coatings
carbopol 940
11 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of functionalised dispersing agents on the mechanical and viscoelastic properties of porous composites

Touaiti, F., Pahlevan, M., Nilsson, R., Alam, P., Ansell, M., Wilen, C. E. & Toivakka, M., Jan 2013, In : Progress in Organic Coatings. 76, 1, p. 101-106

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Latex
Latexes
Composite materials
Elastic moduli
Styrene
4 Citations (Scopus)
Failure modes
Reinforced concrete
Structural members
Equations of motion
Analytical models
19 Downloads (Pure)

In-service dynamic stiffness of dowel-type connections

Reynolds, T., Chang, W-S. & Harris, R., Aug 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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Investigation of the potential of hot-pressed wood in all-timber connections

Chang, W. & Nearchou, N., 2013, Innovative timber composites – improving wood with other materials. Schober, K-U. (ed.). p. 21-25 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

19 Citations (Scopus)

Investigations on cementitious composites based on rubber particle waste additions

Nacif, G. L., Panzera, T. H., Strecker, K., Christoforo, A. L. & Paine, K., Mar 2013, In : Materials Research. 16, 2, p. 259-268

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rubber
rubber
composite materials
Composite materials
Particle size
20 Citations (Scopus)
119 Downloads (Pure)

Laboratory scale testing of extruded earth masonry units

Maskell, D., Heath, A. & Walker, P., Mar 2013, In : Materials & Design. 45, p. 359-364

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Brick
Earth (planet)
Testing
Molding
Compressive strength
21 Downloads (Pure)

Lifetime extension of reinforced concrete structures

Grusova, M., Ibell, T. J., Darby, A. P. & Evernden, M., Sep 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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