BRE Centre in Innovative Construction Materials (BRE CICM)

Research Output 1997 2020

2010
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The John Hope Gateway Biodiversity Centre

Harris, R., Roberts, P. & Hargreaves, I., 2010, p. 3475-3482. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Biodiversity
Timber
Roofs
Fire resistance
Steel
26 Downloads (Pure)

The role of structural fabrics in a sustainable concrete infrastructure

Ibell, T., Darby, A., Orr, J. & Evernden, M., 12 Dec 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
Concretes
Concrete construction
Carbon
Structural integrity
Planets
18 Citations (Scopus)

Value added sustainable use of recycled and secondary aggregates in concrete

Dhir, R. K. & Paine, K. A., Mar 2010, In : Indian Concrete Journal. 84, 3, p. 7-26 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Concretes
Construction industry
Concrete products
Demonstrations
Specifications
2009
95 Downloads (Pure)
File

A case for houses in the UK to be constructed of fibre reinforced polymer components

Evernden, M. & Mottram, T., 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Fibers
Polymers
Pultrusion
Carbon footprint
Costs
153 Citations (Scopus)

Antimicrobial activities of ZnO powder-coated PVC film to inactivate food pathogens

Li, X., Xing, Y., Jiang, Y., Ding, Y. & Li, W., 2009, In : International Journal of Food Science and Technology. 44, 11, p. 2161-2168 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bond behaviour of various shapes of NSM CFRP bars and concrete

Perera, K., Ibell, T. & Darby, A., Jul 2009, p. 1-4. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

9 Citations (Scopus)

Bond mechanisms of various shapes of NSM CFRP bars

Perera, K., Ibell, T., Darby, A. & Denton, S., 2009, Advanced Composites in Construction 2009, ACIC 2009 - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference. p. 250-258 9 p.

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

Carbon fiber reinforced plastics
Polymers
Fibers
Bond length
Concretes
33 Citations (Scopus)
118 Downloads (Pure)

Compressive strength of extruded unfired clay masonry units

Heath, A., Walker, P., Fourie, C. & Lawrence, M., Aug 2009, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 162, 3, p. 105-112 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Compressive strength
Clay
Brick
Atmospheric humidity
Moisture

Concrete research within the BRE Centre for Innovative Construction Materials

Darby, A., Paine, K. & Ibell, T., Apr 2009, In : Concrete. 43, 3, p. 35-37 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Contemporary metal free dowel connections for timber structures

Thomson, A., Harris, R., Walker, P., Ansell, M. & Chang, W. S., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2 Citations (Scopus)
37 Downloads (Pure)

Critical failure Surface Location using Simple Genetic Algorithm and Multiple Wedge Slope Stability

McCombie, P., May 2009, p. 900-909. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
slope stability
genetic algorithm
soil reinforcement
stability analysis
shear strength
29 Citations (Scopus)

Deep embedment of FRP for concrete shear strengthening

Valerio, P., Ibell, T. & Darby, A., 1 Oct 2009, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-Structures and Buildings. 162, 5, p. 311-321 11 p., SB 800079.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Strengthening (metal)
Concrete construction
Concretes
Fibers
Prestressed concrete
42 Citations (Scopus)
225 Downloads (Pure)

Determining moisture levels in straw bale construction

Lawrence, M., Heath, A. & Walker, P., Aug 2009, In : Construction and Building Materials. 23, 8, p. 2763-2768 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Straw
Moisture
Condition monitoring
Insulation
Atmospheric humidity

Development and testing of dissipative anchor devices for the seismic protection of heritage buildings

Paganoni, S. & D'Ayala, D., Aug 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Anchors
Steel
Testing
Repair
Tuning
13 Citations (Scopus)
90 Downloads (Pure)

Displacement based multiple wedge slope stability analysis

McCombie, P. F., Jan 2009, In : Computers and Geotechnics. 36, 1-2, p. 332-341 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Slope stability
slope stability
stability analysis
Kinematics
kinematics

Drystone retaining walls: From full-scale testing to construction requirements

Mundell, C., McCombie, P., Heath, A. & Walker, P., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

retaining wall
toppling
analysis
test
project

Early-Age Shrinkage of CEM I and Fly Ash Combinations Using a New Linear Test Method

Vemuri, N. A., Newlands, M. D., Paine, K. A. & Dhir, R. K., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Earthen Structures Documentation in Ajina Tepa, Tajisistan: The Use of 3D Photogrammetry

Zhang, H., Watanabe, K., Fuji, Y. & Fodde, E., Nov 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)

Effectively confined area for FRP-confined RC columns under eccentric loading

Coonan, R., Darby, A. & Ibell, T., Sep 2009, p. 178-188. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Effect of mix design on consistence and setting time of alkali activated concrete

Abora, K., Quillin, K., Paine, K. A. & Dunster, A. M., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Fabric formwork for innovative concrete structures

Ibell, T. & Darby, A., Jul 2009, p. 1-4. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)

FRP stay-in-place participating formwork: design considerations and preliminary testing

Gai, X., Darby, A., Ibell, T., Evernden, M. & Matthews, S., 2009, Advanced Composites in Construction 2009, ACIC 2009 . p. 376-387 12 p.

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

Concretes
Reinforcement
Testing
Formability
Failure modes

Important issues towards the calibration of FRP-based flexural strengthening design criteria

Kansara, K., Ibell, T. & Darby, A., Nov 2009, p. 1-10. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

72 Downloads (Pure)

Influence of carbonation on the load dependent deformation of hydraulic lime mortars

Ball, R. J., El-Turki, A. & Allen, G., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
1 Citation (Scopus)

Influence of changes in cross section on the effectiveness of externally bonded FRP strengthening

Darby, A. P., Denton, S. R. & Ibell, T. J., 1 Jun 2009, In : Journal of Composites for Construction. 13, 3, p. 208-216 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymers
Bridge decks
Fibers
Debonding
Failure modes
11 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of curing conditions on the mechanical properties and durability of cement mortars

Ortega, J. M., Ferrandiz-Mas, V., Anton, C., Climent, M. A. & Sanchez, I., 2009, Materials Characterisation IV: Computational Methods and Experiments , Volume 64. Mammoli, A. A. & Brebbia, C. A. (eds.). Southampton, U. K.: WIT Press, p. 381-391

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

mortar
durability
relative humidity
mechanical property
cement
4 Citations (Scopus)

Lateral Stability of Prefabricated Straw Bale Housing

Gross, C., Fovargue, J., Homer, P., Mander, T., Walker, P. & White, C., 2009, Sustainability in Energy and Buildings. Berlin: Springer, p. 147-154 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Straw
Bearings (structural)
Timber
Lime
Loads (forces)

Learning from vernacular wisdom: Mud brick construction in Tajikistan

Fodde, E., Watanabe, K. & Fujii, Y., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

20 Citations (Scopus)
126 Downloads (Pure)

Limit-equilibrium assessment of drystone retaining structures.

Mundell, C., McCombie, P. F., Bailey, C., Heath, A. & Walker, P., 1 Aug 2009, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Geotechnical engineering. 162, 4, p. 203-212 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Retaining walls
retaining wall
prediction
programme
test
26 Downloads (Pure)

Linseed fibre lime composites, effect of fibre pre-treatment

Abson, N. I., Allen, G., Ball, R. J. & El-Turki, A., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
4 Citations (Scopus)
170 Downloads (Pure)

Monitoring of the Moisture Content of Straw Bale Walls

Lawrence, M., Heath, A. & Walker, P., 24 Dec 2009, Sustainability in Energy and Buildings: Proceedings of the International Conference in Sustainability in Energy and Buildings (SEB'09). Howlett, R. J., Lakhmi, C. J. & Shaun, H. L. (eds.). Berlin Heidelberg: Springer, Vol. Part 3. p. 155-164 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

File

Optimization of the all-wood pegged beam-to-beam timber connections

Chang, W. S., Thomson, A., Walker, P. & Harris, R., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Plane section assumption for FRP-strengthened beams

Ibell, T., Darby, A. & Denton, S. R., Jul 2009, p. 1-4. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Prescriptive rules for timber: right and wrong applications

Harris, R., Jul 2009, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

8 Citations (Scopus)
113 Downloads (Pure)

Racking shear resistance of prefabricated straw-bale panels

Lawrence, M., Drinkwater, L., Heath, A. & Walker, P., 1 Aug 2009, In : Proceedings of the Institute of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 162, 3, p. 133-138 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Bearings (structural)
Straw
Carbon
1 Citation (Scopus)

Recycled aggregates in concrete: Fundamentals, knowledge and practice

Paine, K. A., Jul 2009, In : The Masterbuilder. 11, 7, p. 86-90 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Recycling of rubber waste into cementitious composites

Panzera, T. H., Strecker, K., Assis, M. A. O., Paine, K. A. & Walker, P., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Reinforcement of traditional timber shear walls

Chang, W. S., 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)

Single bolt tension joints in pultruded PFRP leg angle connections

Evernden, M. & Pelly, R., 2009, Advanced Composites in Construction 2009, ACIC 2009 - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference. p. 473-482 10 p.

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

Bolts
Failure modes
Geometry
Bearings (structural)

Sol-gel surface treatment on Adobe brick

Holley, J., 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Strength and deformation characteristics of concrete containing coarse recycled and manufactured aggregates

Paine, K. A., Collery, D. J. & Dhir, R. K., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

14 Citations (Scopus)

Strength and stiffness of all-timber pegged connections

Shanks, J. & Walker, P., 1 Jan 2009, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 21, 1, p. 10-18 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Downloads (Pure)

The compressive strength of modern earth masonry

Heath, A., Lawrence, M., Walker, P. & Fourie, C., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
Compressive strength
Clay
Earth (planet)
Brick
Strength of materials
27 Downloads (Pure)

The effect of carbonation on the mechanical and microstructural properties of lime and cement mortars

El-Turki, A., Ball, R. J. & Allen, G. C., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File

The goal for the FRP industry to be in Quadrant 1: ongoing research to assist in this quest

Ibell, T., Darby, A. & Denton, S., 2009, Advanced Composites in Construction 2009, ACIC 2009: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference. p. 31-40 10 p.

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

Construction industry
Industry
44 Downloads (Pure)
File
straw
weather
mortar
relative humidity
moisture content

The Wales Institute for Sustainable Education (WISE): non-conventional materials in mainstream construction

Harris, R., Shanks, J., Hodson, T. & Borer, P., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Education
19 Citations (Scopus)
158 Downloads (Pure)

Traditional Earthen Building Techniques in Central Asia

Fodde, E., Apr 2009, In : International Journal of Architectural Heritage. 3, 2, p. 145-168 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Conservation
Central Asia
Building Techniques
Craftsmen
Manufacturing