BRE Centre in Innovative Construction Materials (BRE CICM)

Research Output 1997 2019

2012

Effects of reinforcement geometry on strength and stiffness in adhesively bonded steel-timber flexural beams

Alam, P., Ansell, M. & Smedley, D., 2012, In : Intelligent Buildings International. 2, 3, p. 231-244

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)
63 Downloads (Pure)

Enhancing thermal properties of asphalt materials for heat storage and transfer applications

Dawson, A. R., Dehdezi, P. K., Hall, M. R., Wang, J. & Isola, R., 2012, In : Road Materials and Pavement Design. 13, 4, p. 784-803 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Heat storage
Asphalt
Asphalt concrete
Concrete pavements
Thermodynamic properties
23 Citations (Scopus)
78 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluating shear test methods for stabilised rammed earth

Cheah, J. S. J., Walker, P., Heath, A. & Morgan, T. K. K. B., Dec 2012, In : Proceedings of Institution of Civil Engineers, Construction Materials. 165, 6, p. 325-334 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Shear strength
Earth (planet)
Flax
Compressive strength
Ductility
2 Citations (Scopus)

Fabric formwork for ultra high performance fibre reinforced concrete structures

Orr, J., Darby, A., Ibell, T. & Evernden, M., 11 Jun 2012, p. 81-84. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Concrete construction
Reinforced concrete
Fibers
Energy conservation
Reinforcement
1 Citation (Scopus)
34 Downloads (Pure)

Flexible formwork for visual concrete

Orr, J., Darby, A., Ibell, T. J. & Evernden, M., 1 May 2012, In : Concrete. 46, 5, p. 14-16 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File

From threat to opportunity: The case of Bam

Mokhtari Taleghani, E., Vatandoust, R. & Amirjamshidi, G., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

earthquake
cultural heritage
crisis management
cultural landscape
monument
17 Citations (Scopus)
81 Downloads (Pure)

Hygrothermal performance of an experimental hemp-lime building

Lawrence, M., Fodde, E., Paine, K. & Walker, P., 2012, In : Key Engineering Materials. 517, p. 413-421 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Hemp
Cannabis
Lime
Carbon
Fertilizers
83 Citations (Scopus)

Hygrothermal performance of an experimental hemp-lime building

Shea, A., Lawrence, M. & Walker, P., Nov 2012, In : Construction and Building Materials. 36, p. 270-275 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hemp
Cannabis
Lime
Carbon
Fertilizers
13 Citations (Scopus)

Identification, extraction, and preparation of reliable lime samples for 14C dating of plasters and mortars with the “pure lime lumps” technique

Pesce, G. L. A., Ball, R. J., Quarta, G. & Calcagnile, L., 2012, In : Radiocarbon. 54, 3-4, p. 933-942 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mortar
lime
dating
Mortar
14C Dating

Innovative structural systems for architecturally expressive and sustainable concrete structures

Kostova, K., Ibell, T. J., Darby, A. P. & Evernden, M., 2012, 6th International Conference on Advanced Materials in Bridges and Structures 2012 (ACMBS-VI 2012): Kingston, Ontario, Canada 22-25 May 2012. Fam, A. Z., Green, M. F. & Wight, R. G. (eds.). Montreal, QC: Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE), p. 109-116

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

Innovative timber exhibition hall in Johor, Malaysia, constructed from indigenous hardwood using bonded-in moment-resisting connections

Smedley, D., Tiew, J., Roseley, A., Ahmad, Z. & Ansell, M. P., 2012, World Conference on Timber Engineering 2012, WCTE 2012. Vol. 1. p. 502-503 2 p.

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

Glues
Hardwoods
Timber
Arches
Steel

Low Carbon Renewable Building Materials

Walker, P., 2012

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

carbon

Market Research for Centres of Excellence in Building Engineering Physics

McCombie, P., 2012

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

physics
engineering
train
greenhouse gas
carbon
14 Citations (Scopus)
109 Downloads (Pure)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Structural design
Structural properties
Earth (planet)
Masonry construction
Forms (concrete)
16 Downloads (Pure)

Monitoring hydration in lime - metakaolin composites

Pesce, G. L., Ball, R. J., Bowen, C. R., Kurchania, R. & Bhalla, S., 2012, 32nd Cement & Concrete Science Conference, 17-18 September 2012, Queens University Belfast, Belfast. Russell, M. (ed.). p. 116-121

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

Open Access
File
16 Downloads (Pure)

Monitoring hydration in lime - metakaolin composites

Pesce, G. L., Ball, R. J., Bowen, C. R., Kurchania, R. & Bhalla, S., 2012, Congress of Innovation on Sustainable Construction (CINCOS'12), 20-22 September 2012, University of Aveiro, Portugal. Ferreira, V. M., Dias, A. B., Afonso, A. S. & de Brito, J. (eds.). p. 319-328

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

File

Nonlinear seismic response of dam-reservoir systems

Pelecanos, L., Kontoe, S. & Zdravkovic, L., Sep 2012, 10th Annual BGA (British Geotechnical Association) Conference. London, UK

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

3 Citations (Scopus)
56 Downloads (Pure)

Numerical Analysis of the Seismic Response of La Villita Dam in Mexico

Pelecanos, L., Kontoe, S. & Zdravkovic, L., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
5 Citations (Scopus)
31 Downloads (Pure)

Optimisation and durability in fabric cast 'Double T' beams

Orr, J., Darby, A., Ibell, T. & Evernden, M., 28 Jun 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Durability
Concretes
Concrete construction
Surface properties
Energy conservation
15 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Polystyrenes
Portland cement
Mortar
Strength of materials
Stucco

Polymeric facades: advanced composites for retrofit

Gates, P., Ibell, T., Darby, A., Evernden, M., Lo, S. N. G. & Kragh, M., 2012, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Advanced Composite Materials in Bridges and Structures (ACMBS-VI 2012), Kingston, Ontario, Canada, 22-25 May 2011. Fam, A. Z., Green, M. F. & Wight, R. G. (eds.). Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE), p. 101-108 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Facades
Composite materials
Fatigue testing
Fiber reinforced materials
Fatigue of materials

Portland cement mortars with addition of expanded polystyrene

Ferrandiz-Mas, V., Pérez-Adsuar, M. & García-Alcocel, E., Jun 2012, XII Congreso Nacional de Materiales and XII Iberomat: Conference Proceedings. Alicante (Spain): Instituto Universitario de Materiales

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

Prediction of Reinforcement Effect by Screw on Triangular Embedment Perpendicular to the Grain with Variation of Screw Locations

Murakami, S., Kitamori, A., Jung, K., Chang, W-S. & Komatsu, K., 14 Sep 2012, In : Open Journal of Civil Engineering. 2, 1, p. 167-173 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wood
Reinforcement
Bearings (structural)
Screw threads
Stiffness
34 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File

Properties and performance of alkali activated fly ash and hydrated lime concrete

Abora, K., Paine, K., Quillin, K. & Dunster, A., Jul 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)

Render induced cracking of earth masonry

Heath, A., Walker, P., Jaquin, P. & Lawrence, M., Sep 2012, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-Structures and Buildings. 165, 8, p. 435-442

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Moisture
Earth (planet)
Timber
Environmental impact
Residual stresses
21 Downloads (Pure)

Repair and strengthening of reinforced concrete structures using advanced composites

Grusova, M., Ibell, T. J., Darby, A. P. & Evernden, M., Nov 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

File

Resistance of supersulfated cement concrete to carbonation and sulfate attack

Ioannou, S., Paine, K. & Quillin, K., Oct 2012, Construction: Essays on Architectural History, Theory & Technology. Patricios, N. & Alifragkis, S. (eds.). Athens, Greece: Athens Institute for Education and Research, p. 293-305

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

41 Downloads (Pure)

Static and dynamic analysis of La Villita dam in Mexico

Pelecanos, L., Kontoe, S. & Zdravkovic, L., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File

Structural enhancement of timber stud framing using renewable insulation materials

Gross, C., Harris, R., Walker, P. & Pritchett, I., 2012, p. 287-294. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Hemp
Timber
Insulation
Lime
Carbon

Structural evaluation of a novel solution for sustainable masonry construction

Molesworth, I., Walker, P. & Fodde, E., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Structural use of full culm bamboo: the path to standardization

Harries, K. A., Sharma, B. & Richard, M., 2012, In : International Journal of Architecture, Engineering and Construction. 1, 2, p. 66-75

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable architecture and building materials with low environmental impact

Walker, P., 2012

Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

Environmental impact
Construction industry
1 Citation (Scopus)

The Characterisation of Connectors for the Upgrade of Timber Floors with Thin Structural Toppings

Skinner, J., Harris, R., Paine, K., Walker, P. & Bregula, J., 2012, p. 168-175. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Timber
Damping
Stiffness
24 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
masonry
compressive strength
clay
carbon emission
environmental impact

The effect of stabilisation on humidity buffering of earth walls

Mcgregor, F., Heath, A., Ayre, G., Fodde, E. & Walker, P., Oct 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

The feasibility and potential of modern hydraulic lime concretes

Grist, E., Paine, K., Norman, J. & Heath, A., 2012, p. 53-56.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

lime
hydraulics
cement
slag
footprint
4 Citations (Scopus)

The Pods Sports Academy, Scunthorpe, England.

Harris, R., Gusinde, B. & Roynon, J., Jul 2012, p. 510. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Sports
Domes

The quality of collapse debris and possible reuse of this material to rebuild Port au Prince Haiti

Collery, D., Bjerregaard, M. & Paine, K., Jul 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)

The role of intangible assets in the conservation of Bam and its cultural landscape as a World Heritage site

Amirjamshidi, G., Fodde, E., D'Ayala, D. & Mokhtari, E., 2012, p. 393-402. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

World Heritage Site
cultural landscape
UNESCO
disaster
mud

The use of Passive House Planning Package to reduce energy use and CO2 emissions in historic dwellings

Moran, F., Natarajan, S. & Shea, A., Nov 2012, UK Passivhaus Conference November. The University of Nottingham

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

Towards a methodology for the study of holistic approaches for the conservation of earthen architecture in seismic areas

Amirjamshidi, G., Fodde, E., Forsyth, M., Heath, A. & Mokhtari, E., Oct 2012, p. 252-257.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

17 Citations (Scopus)
80 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Fire resistance
Carbonization
Wood
Polymers
Cements
2011
visualization
holistic approach
photogrammetry
weathering
evaporation
2 Citations (Scopus)

A new proposal to reinforce planked timber shear walls

Chang, W-S., Hsu, M-F. & Komatsu, K., 1 Dec 2011, In : Journal of Wood Science. 57, 6, p. 493-500 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shear walls
Timber
Friction
Hardwoods
Energy dissipation

An FRP durability study: Mechanical testing of panels from the Second Severn Visitors Centre

Gates, P., Darby, A., Evernden, M. & Ibell, T., Sep 2011, p. 277-288. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

BRE and University of Bath: Low impact materials case studies and information papers

Walker, P., 2011

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

construction industry
masonry
research work
insulation
straw
Flanges
Fibers
Differential equations
Polymers
Stiffness