BRE Centre in Innovative Construction Materials (BRE CICM)

Research Output 1997 2020

2018
9 Citations (Scopus)
72 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 8 p.

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
10 Citations (Scopus)
80 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

Editorial

Walker, P., 16 Feb 2018, In : Proceedings of Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 171, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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

2 Downloads (Pure)

Fibrous cementitious material development for additive building manufacturing.

Dams, B., Lumlerdwit, K., Shepherd, P. & Ball, R., 10 Sep 2018, Proceedings of the IOMMM 38th Cement and Concrete Science Conference: University of Coventry. Tyrer, M. (ed.). UK, Vol. 38.

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

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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

Flat Ring Flexure Test for Full-Culm Bamboo

Virgo, J., Moran, R., Harries, K., Garcia, J. J. & Platt, S., 2018, Non-Conventional Materials and Technologies: NOCMAT for the XXI Century. Ghavami, K. & Jesus Herrera Franco, P. (eds.). Materials Research Forum LLC, p. 349-358 10 p. 32. (Materials Research Proceedings; vol. 7).

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

Open Access
Bamboo
Tensile strength
Fibers

FOAM GLASS GRANULES, THEIR PREPARATION AND USE

Ferrandiz-Mas, V., Cheeseman, C., Greaves, R. & Madan, S., 17 Jan 2018, IPC No. A1, Patent No. EP3268320, Priority date 17 Jan 2018

Research output: Patent

Geometry optimization of space frame structures for joint modularity

Koronaki, A., Shepherd, P. & Evernden, M., 13 Jul 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)
10 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Mechanical testing
Glass fibers
Polymers
Durability
Hardening

How do we maintain invisible transport infrastructure?

Briggs, K., 30 Oct 2018, Institute for Policy Research, University of Bath.

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access

Human factors simulation for motion and serviceability in the built environment

Brownjohn, J. & Darby, A., 3 Sep 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

14 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Hydrophobicity of Hemp Shiv treated with Sol-gel Coatings

Hussain, A., Calabria-Holley, J., Schorr, D., Jiang, Y., Lawrence, M. & Blanchet, P., 15 Mar 2018, In : Applied Surface Science. 434, p. 850-860 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Hemp
Cannabis
Hydrophobicity
Sol-gels
Coatings
6 Citations (Scopus)

Impedance spectroscopy as a tool for moisture uptake monitoring in construction composites during service

Grammatikos, S., Ball, R. J., Evernden, M. & Jones, R., 28 Feb 2018, In : Composites Part A - Applied Science and Manufacturing. 105, p. 108-117 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Moisture
Spectroscopy
Polymers
Monitoring
Composite materials
4 Citations (Scopus)

Improvement of Water Resistance of Hemp Woody Substrates through Deposition of Functionalized Silica Hydrophobic Coating, while Retaining Excellent Moisture Buffering Properties

Jiang, Y., Bourebrab, M. A., Sid, N., Taylor, A., Collet, F., Pretot, S., Hussain, A., Ansell, M. & Lawrence, M., 6 Aug 2018, In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering. 6, 8, p. 10151-10161 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

138 Downloads (Pure)

Innovative fabric integrated thermal storage systems and applications

Elsayed, A., Shea, A., Kelly, N. & Allison, J., 2 Feb 2018, Innovative fabric integrated thermal storage systems and applications. 5 p. (International Journal of Architectural, Civil and Construction Sciences).

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

Open Access
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Electricity
Heating
Insulation
Pipe
Concretes
1 Citation (Scopus)
20 Downloads (Pure)

In situ measurements of near-surface hydraulic conductivity in engineered clay slopes

Dixon, N., Crosby, C., Stirling, R., Hughes, P., Smethurst, J., Briggs, K., Hughes, D., Gunn, D., Hobbs, P., Loveridge, F., Glendinning, S., Dijkstra, T. & Hudson, A., 16 Oct 2018, In : Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology. 52, p. 123-135 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Hydraulic conductivity
in situ measurement
hydraulic conductivity
Clay
clay

Inventory-Constrained Structural Design: New Objectives and Optimization Techniques

Bukauskas, A., Shepherd, P., Walker, P., Sharma, B. & Bregulla, J., 16 Jul 2018, Proceedings of IASS Annual Symposia: IASS 2018 Boston Symposium: Environmentally compatible structures. p. 1-8 8 p. (Proceedings of IASS Annual Symposia).

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

5 Citations (Scopus)

Large Scale Application of Self-Healing Concrete: Design, Construction and Testing

Davies, R., Teall, O., Pilegis, M., Kanellopoulos, A., Sharma, T., Jefferson, A., Gardner, D., Al-Tabbaa, A., Paine, K. & Lark, R., 4 Sep 2018, In : Frontiers in Materials. 5, 51.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Concretes
Testing
Self-healing materials
Minerals
Crack closure
6 Citations (Scopus)
17 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
2 Citations (Scopus)
22 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Sealants
Silicones
Elastic moduli
Adhesives
Synthetic rubber
24 Citations (Scopus)
65 Downloads (Pure)

Mechanical and thermal properties of lightweight geopolymer composites

Colangelo, F., Roviello, G., Ricciotti, L., Ferrandiz-Mas, V., Messina, F., Ferone, C., Tarallo, O., Cioffi, R. & Cheeseman, C., 1 Feb 2018, In : Cement & Concrete Composites. 86, p. 266-272 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Geopolymers
Polystyrenes
Thermodynamic properties
Mechanical properties
Composite materials

Microencapsulated spores and growth media for self-healing mortars

Paine, K., Horne, I., Tan, L., Sharma, T., Heath, A., Cooper, R., Virgoe, J., Palmer, D. & Kerr, A., 10 Oct 2018, Life-Cycle Analysis and Assessment in Civil Engineering: Towards an Integrated Vision. Caspeele, R., Taerwe, L. & Frangopol, D. M. (eds.). London, U. K.: CRC Press, p. 2247-2254

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

5 Citations (Scopus)
117 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Environmental impact
Insulation
Statistical methods

Nonlinear finite-element analysis of soil-pipe interaction for laterally-loaded buried offshore pipelines

Mallikarachchi, H. EM., Pelecanos, L. & Soga, K., Jun 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Offshore pipelines
Pipe
Soils
Finite element method
Pipelines
7 Citations (Scopus)
44 Downloads (Pure)

Optimizing the Architectural Layouts and Technical Specifications of Curtain Walls to Minimize Use of Aluminium

Lee, A., Shepherd, P., Evernden, M. & Metcalfe, D., 1 Feb 2018, In : Structures. 13, p. 8-25 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Specifications
Aluminum
Facades
Extrusion
Metals
19 Citations (Scopus)
47 Downloads (Pure)

Performance of structural concrete with recycled plastic waste as a partial replacement for sand

Thorneycroft, J., Orr, J., Savoikar, P. & Ball, R., 10 Feb 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 161, p. 63-69 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Sand
Concretes
Plastics
Concrete construction
Concrete industry
5 Citations (Scopus)
107 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Plaster
Aerogels
Polypropylenes
Physical properties
Mechanical properties
9 Citations (Scopus)
21 Downloads (Pure)

Polycarboxylate / nanosilica modified quaternary cement formulations - enhancements and limitations

Papatzani, S. & Paine, K., 1 Jun 2018, In : Advances in Cement Research. 30, 6, p. 256-269 14 p., 17.00111.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Coal Ash
Fly ash
Cements
Portland cement
Compressive strength
5 Citations (Scopus)

Pore-structure and microstructural investigation of organomodified/Inorganic nano-montmorillonite cementitious nanocomposites

Papatzani, S., Grammatikos, S., Adl-Zarrabi, B. & Paine, K., 19 Apr 2018, 2018 6th International Conference on Nano and Materials Science( ICNMS). American Institute of Physics Inc., p. 1 - 5 5 p. 030004. (AIP Conference Proceedings; vol. 1957).

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

montmorillonite
nanocomposites
porosity
cements
formulations

Possibilities of bamboo construction: From vernacular techniques to industrialized solutions

Sousa, H. S. & Sharma, B., 19 Sep 2018, IABSE Symposium, Nantes 2018: Tomorrow's Megastructures. International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE), p. S32-35-S32-42

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

3 Citations (Scopus)

Response of concrete cast in permeable moulds to severe heating

Richards, O., Rickard, I., Orr, J. & Bisby, L., 30 Jan 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 160, p. 526-538 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spalling
Concretes
Heating
Flammability testing
Pore pressure
67 Downloads (Pure)

Response of Earth Dams to Earthquake Events – Field Data and Numerical Modelling

Pelecanos, L., Kontoe, S. & Zdravković, L., Jul 2018, SECED Newsletter, 29, 2, p. 1-5.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
File
1 Citation (Scopus)
29 Downloads (Pure)

SCREW REINFORCEMENT ON BEAM-TO-COLUMN DOWEL-TYPE CONNECTION

Zhang, C., Chang, W-S. & Harris, R., 22 Aug 2018, Proceedings of the World Conference on Timber Engineering 2018: 2018 World Conference on timber Engineering, 20 - 23 Aug 2018.. WCTE, 6 p.

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

Open Access
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Timber
Reinforcement
Tensile stress
Mechanical properties
Steel
10 Citations (Scopus)

Slag and Activator Chemistry Control the Reaction Kinetics of Sodium Metasilicate-Activated Slag Cements

Criado, M., Walkley, B., Ke, X., Provis, J. L. & Bernal, S. A., 11 Dec 2018, In : Sustainability. 10, 12, 4709.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)
30 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Straw
Pollution
Farms
Inspection
Acoustic waves

The effect of FRP strengthening on moment redistribution in RC members

Darby, A., Tajaddini, A., Ibell, T., Evernden, M. & Silva, P., Jul 2018, In : ACI Structural Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reinforced concrete
Fibers
Polymers
Debonding
Concrete construction

THE EFFECTS OF NONLINEAR DAM-FOUNDATION INTERACTION ON THE SEISMIC RESPONSE OF EARTH DAMS

Pelecanos, L., Kontoe, S. & Zdravkovic, L., Jun 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

earth dam
seismic response
dam
dynamic response
amplification

The field investigation of tension cracks on a slim cement grouted column during the thermal response test

Ouyang, Y., Pelecanos, L. & Soga, K., Jun 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

6 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of constituents on the properties of the bio-aggregate composite hemp-lime

Williams, J., Lawrence, R. & Walker, P., 20 Jan 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 159, p. 9-17 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hemp
Cannabis
Lime
Composite materials
Binders
10 Citations (Scopus)
physicochemical property
litter
polymer
plastic
Plastics
7 Citations (Scopus)
35 Downloads (Pure)

The pozzolanic properties of inorganic and organomodified nano-montmorillonite dispersions

Papatzani, S., Badogiannis, E. & Paine, K., 10 Apr 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 167, p. 299-316 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
17 Citations (Scopus)
28 Downloads (Pure)

Use of clay in the manufacture of lightweight aggregate

Ferrandiz-Mas, V., 20 Feb 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 162, p. 124-131

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Clay
Pore structure
Environmental impact
clay
Raw materials
2019
933 Downloads (Pure)
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