BRE Centre in Innovative Construction Materials (BRE CICM)

Research Output 1997 2020

2014
8 Citations (Scopus)

Screw connectors for thin topping, timber-concrete composites

Skinner, J., Bregulla, J., Harris, R., Paine, K. & Walker, P., Nov 2014, In : Materials and Structures. 47, 11, p. 1891-1899 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Connectors (structural)
Timber
Concretes
Stiffness
Composite materials
7 Citations (Scopus)
86 Downloads (Pure)

Shear behaviour of non-prismatic steel reinforced concrete beams

Orr, J. J., Ibell, T. J., Darby, A. P. & Evernden, M., 15 Jul 2014, In : Engineering Structures. 71, p. 48-59 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Reinforced concrete
Steel
Concrete construction
Carbon

Shear capacity of FRP-strengthened reinforced concrete T-beams

Grusova, M., Ibell, T. J., Darby, A. P. & Evernden, M., Aug 2014, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Reinforced concrete
Fibers
Polymers
Concrete construction
Anchorages (concrete construction)
201 Downloads (Pure)

Simulating reinforced concrete members. Part 1: Partial interaction properties

Oehlers, D. J., Visintin, P., Chen, J. F. & Ibell, T. J., 1 Nov 2014, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Structures and Buildings. 167, 11, p. 646-653 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Reinforced concrete
Concretes
Hinges
Rigidity
Ductility
19 Citations (Scopus)
164 Downloads (Pure)

Simulating reinforced concrete members. Part 2: Displacement-based analyses

Oehlers, D. J., Visintin, P., Chen, J. F. & Ibell, T. J., 1 Dec 2014, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-Structures and Buildings. 167, 12, p. 718-727 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Reinforced concrete
Testing
Mechanics
Concrete products
Costs

Stiffness modelling of non-metallic timber connections with pultruded dowels

Brandon, D., Thomson, A., Ansell, M. P., Bregulla, J., Harris, R. & Walker, P. J., 2014, p. 37-49. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Timber
Stiffness
Glass fibers
Polymers
9 Citations (Scopus)
88 Downloads (Pure)

Stiffness of dowel-type timber connections under pre-yield oscillating loads

Reynolds, T., Harris, R. & Chang, W-S., 15 Apr 2014, In : Engineering Structures. 65, p. 21-29 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Timber
Cyclic loads
Stiffness
Wood products
Fasteners

Strength and deformation characteristics of concrete containing recycled aggregate fines

Collery, D. J., McKenna, P., Dunne, D. & Paine, K. A., Aug 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

demolition
excavation
sand
recycling
replacement
5 Citations (Scopus)
112 Downloads (Pure)

Study of solid/gas phase photocatalytic reactions by electron ionization mass spectrometry

Nuño, M., Ball, R. J. & Bowen, C. R., 1 Aug 2014, In : Journal of Mass Spectrometry. 49, 8, p. 716-726 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Ionization
Mass spectrometry
Gases
Electrons
Irradiation
24 Citations (Scopus)

Sustainable structures: Bamboo standards and building codes

Gatóo, A., Sharma, B., Bock, M., Mulligan, H. & Ramage, M. H., 1 Oct 2014, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Engineering Sustainability. 167, 5, p. 189-196 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bamboo
Timber
Structural properties
Engineers
14 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis and characterization of magnetite/polyvinyl alcohol core–shell composite nanoparticles

Kurchania, R., Sawant, S. S. & Ball, R., 15 Oct 2014, In : Journal of the American Ceramic Society. 97, 10, p. 3208–3215 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ferrosoferric Oxide
Polyvinyl Alcohol
Polyvinyl alcohols
Magnetite
magnetite

Synthesis of Co-doped TiO2 nanostructures for novel photo-catalytic coatings

Giampiccolo, A., Ball, R., Ansell, M. & Maskell, D., 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Nanostructures
Coatings
Nanoparticles
Ultraviolet spectrophotometers
Scanning electron microscopy
37 Downloads (Pure)

Teaching timber engineering

Harris, R. & Chang, W-S., 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
2 Citations (Scopus)
28 Downloads (Pure)

The effect of drying condition on post flooding mechanical properties of timber shear walls

Bradley, A., Chang, W-S. & Harris, R., 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
microstructure
cement
silica
calcium
hydration

The effects of material variations in high value manufacturing industries

Jamshidi, A., Maropoulos, P., Ansell, M. & Cave, J., 2014. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Superalloys
Industry
Machining
Hardness
Chemical analysis
54 Citations (Scopus)
51 Downloads (Pure)

The moisture buffering capacity of unfired clay masonry

Mcgregor, F., Heath, A., Shea, A. & Lawrence, M., 1 Dec 2014, In : Building and Environment. 82, p. 599-607 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
masonry
buffering
Clay
Moisture
moisture

The physical, chemical and mechanical properties of eco-materials for passive indoor environmental control

Ferreira Pinto Da Silva, C. F., Maskell, D., Ball, R. & Ansell, M., Oct 2014, p. 367-380. 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

73 Downloads (Pure)

The use of bio-based materials to reduce the environmental impact of construction

Lawrence, M., 2014, p. 136. 141 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
carbon emission
environmental impact
construction industry
air conditioning
carbon sequestration
36 Citations (Scopus)

The use of Passive House Planning Package to reduce energy use and CO emissions in historic dwellings

Moran, F., Blight, T., Natarajan, S. & Shea, A., Jun 2014, In : Energy and Buildings. 75, p. 216-227 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Planning
Energy efficiency
Energy conservation
Energy utilization
Decision making
140 Downloads (Pure)

Timber Gridshells: Design methods and their application to a temporary pavilion

Naicu, D., Harris, R. & Williams, C., Aug 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
Timber
Engineers
29 Downloads (Pure)

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

46 Downloads (Pure)

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

File
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
51 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)
81 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

Open Access
File
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

34 Downloads (Pure)

Assessment of boundary conditions for dam-reservoir interaction problems.

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

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
1 Citation (Scopus)

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
16 Citations (Scopus)

Bond characteristics of near surface mounted CFRP bars

Kalupahana, W. K., Ibell, T. & Darby, A., 1 Jun 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., 1 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
27 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
13 Citations (Scopus)
96 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
File
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
45 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)
109 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
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

9 Citations (Scopus)
114 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
File
Durability
Concretes
Carbonation
Chlorides
Hardness
40 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
25 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