BRE Centre in Innovative Construction Materials (BRE CICM)

Research Output 1997 2020

microstructure
cement
silica
calcium
hydration

The effect of the rupture distance of the earthquake on the seismic response of wind turbine support towers

Wang, J., Sadowski, A. & Camara, A., 4 Sep 2019, Advances in Engineering Materials, Structures and Systems: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation (SEMC 2019). Zingoni, A. (ed.). 1st ed. CRC Press, Vol. 2019.

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

34 Downloads (Pure)

The effects of concrete stiffness and strength on the seismic response of RC frame buildings

Liu, L. & Pelecanos, L., 8 Mar 2019, UKIERI Concrete Congress - Concrete: The Global Builder.

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

Open Access
File

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

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
56 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
hydration
microstructure
cement
gel
silicate
22 Citations (Scopus)
125 Downloads (Pure)

The environmental credentials of hydraulic lime-pozzolan concretes

Grist, E. R., Paine, K. A., Heath, A., Norman, J. & Pinder, H., 15 Apr 2015, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 93, p. 26-37

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Pozzolan
Lime
lime
Hydraulics
Concretes

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

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

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

Ouyang, Y., Pelecanos, L. & Soga, K., 1 Dec 2017, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

The formation of adiabatic shear bands as a result of cryogenic CNC machining of elastomers

Dhokia, V. G., Newman, S. T., Crabtree, P. & Ansell, M. P., 2010, Proceedings of the 36th International MATADOR Conference. Hinduja, S. & Li, L. (eds.). Springer London, Vol. 2010-January. p. 235-238 4 p.

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

Open Access

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
45 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Plaster
Lime
Environmental impact
Hemp
Thermal insulation
32 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of climate and climate change on infrastructure slopes with particular reference to southern England

Loveridge, F., Spink, T., O'Brien, T., Briggs, K. & Butcher, D., 2010, In : Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology. 43, 4, p. 461-472

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

earthworks
Climate change
infrastructure
climate change
porewater
39 Downloads (Pure)
File
straw
weather
mortar
relative humidity
moisture content
2 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of the water/lime ratio on the structural characteristics of air lime mortars

Lawrence, R. M. H. & Walker, P., 2008, Structural Analysis of Historic Construction: Preserving Safety and Significance. Proceedings of the VI International Conference on Structural Analysis of Historic Construction, SAHC08, 2-4 July 2008, Bath, United Kingdom. D'Ayala, D. F. & Fodde, E. (eds.). London: Taylor and Francis, p. 885-889 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mortar
Lime
Air
Water
Cements
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
61 Downloads (Pure)

The influence of slope geology on landslide occurrence during extreme rainfall

Muddle, D., Briggs, K., Dashwood, C. & Dijkstra, T., 13 Sep 2015, XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, 2015.

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

File
landslide
geology
weather
rainfall
shear strength
3 Citations (Scopus)
91 Downloads (Pure)

The influence of soluble salts on the decay of Moenjodaro, Pakistan

Fodde, E., 2008, In : Structural Survey. 26, 3, p. 223-241 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Salts
Conservation
Repair
Bronze
Brick
3 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of the casting process on the internal structure and physical properties of hemp-lime

Williams, J., Lawrence, M. & Walker, P., Apr 2017, In : Materials and Structures. 50, 2, p. 108

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hemp
Cannabis
Lime
Casting
Physical properties
11 Citations (Scopus)
109 Downloads (Pure)

The influence of two crop by-products on the hygrothermal properties of earth plasters

Palumbo, M., McGregor, F., Heath, A. & Walker, P., 15 Aug 2016, In : Building and Environment. 105, p. 245-252 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Plaster
Crops
Byproducts
Moisture
Earth (planet)
5 Downloads (Pure)

The initial reactions of lime-pozzolan pastes for conservation of masonry

Su, T. B., Ball, R. & Calabria-Holley, J., 19 Jun 2019, Proceedings of the 5th Historic Mortars Conference: HMC 2019. Alvarez, J. I., Fernandez, J. M., Navarro, I., Duran, A. & Sirera, R. (eds.). PRO 130 ed. RILEM, p. 1361-1373 13 p.

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

Open Access
File
61 Downloads (Pure)

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
22 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
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
9 Citations (Scopus)
physicochemical property
litter
polymer
plastic
Plastics

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

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
21 Citations (Scopus)
131 Downloads (Pure)

The potential for using geopolymer concrete in the UK

Heath, A., Paine, K., Goodhew, S., Ramage, M. & Lawrence, M., Mar 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 166, 4, p. 195-203 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Geopolymers
Portland cement
Concretes
Inorganic polymers
Carbon Dioxide
8 Citations (Scopus)

The potential of advanced textiles for fabric formwork

Brennan, J., Pedreschi, R., Walker, P. & Ansell, M., Aug 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 166, 4, p. 229-237 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Textiles
Concrete aggregates
Construction industry
Reinforcement
Casting
7 Citations (Scopus)
33 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

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

The quality of Douglas-fir grown in the United Kingdom

Bawcombe, J., Harris, R., Walker, P. & Ansell, M., 1 Jun 2015, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 168, 3, p. 99-109

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The requirements for autonomic microbiologically-induced calcite-precipitation in concrete

Sharma, T., Alazhari, M., Cooper, R., Heath, A. & Paine, K., Jun 2015. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

calcite
nutrients
spore-forming bacteria
bacteria
encapsulation
12 Downloads (Pure)

The response of clay plaster to temperature and RH sinusoidal variations

Cascione, V., Maskell, D., Shea, A. & Walker, P., 8 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
14 Citations (Scopus)
95 Downloads (Pure)

Thermal cycling effects on the durability of a pultruded GFRP material for off-shore civil engineering structures

Grammatikos, S., Jones, R. G., Evernden, M. & Correia, J., 1 Oct 2016, In : Composite Structures. 153, p. 297-310

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Thermal cycling
Civil engineering
Glass fibers
Polymers
Durability
1 Citation (Scopus)
119 Downloads (Pure)

Thermal imaging assessment of drystone retaining walls: some case studies

Warren, L. A., Briggs, K. M. & McCombie, P. F., 31 Aug 2016, In : Proceedings of the ICE - Forensic Engineering. 169, 3, p. 111-120 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Retaining walls
Infrared imaging
Drilling
Defects

Thermal Properties of Plant- and Earth-based Building materials

Lawrence, R., Oct 2017, Habitat: Vernacular Architecture for a changing Planet. London: Thames & Hudson, p. 532-537 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

4 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal relaxation of laminated bamboo for folded shells

Ramage, M. H., Sharma, B., Shah, D. & Reynolds, T., 15 Oct 2017, In : Materials & Design. 132, 2017, p. 582-589 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Bamboo
Heating
Natural fibers
Polymers
Innovation
27 Citations (Scopus)

The role of community participation: learning from the Chinese heritage of Java, Indonesia

Tyas-Susanti, B., Fodde, E. & D'Ayala, D., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Indonesia
participation
learning
community
18 Citations (Scopus)

The Role of Distributed Sensing in Understanding the Engineering Performance of Geotechnical Structures

Soga, K., Kwan, V., Pelecanos, L., Rui, Y., Schwamb, T., Seo, H. & Wilcock, M., Sep 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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
25 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
26 Downloads (Pure)

The shear behaviour of non-prismatic reinforced concrete beams determined using digital image correlation

Orr, J., Darby, A., Ibell, T., Evernden, M., Lava, P. & Debruyne, D., 2013, 5th International Conference on Optical Measurement Techniques for Systems & Structures. 10 p.

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

Open Access
File
Reinforced concrete
Concretes
Steel
Struts
Concrete construction

The structural behaviour of timber frame under various roof weights – using Taiwanese traditional Die-Dou timber frame as case study

Yeo, S. Y., Chang, W-S., Hsu, M-F. & Komatsu, K., 11 May 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

6 Citations (Scopus)

The structural performance of traditional oak tension & scarf joints

Hirst, E., Brett, A., Thomson, A., Walker, P. & Harris, R., 1 Dec 2008, 10th World Conference on Timber Engineering 2008. p. 1307-1314 8 p. (10th World Conference on Timber Engineering 2008; vol. 3).

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

2171 Downloads (Pure)

The structural performance of traditional oak tension and scarf joints

Hirst, E., Brett, A., Thomson, A., Walker, P. & Harris, R., 2008.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
74 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
78 Downloads (Pure)

The use of distributed fibre-optic strain data to develop finite element models for foundation piles

Pelecanos, L. & Soga, K., 5 Nov 2017, p. 1-9.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Pile foundations
Fiber optics
Piles
Soil structure interactions
Monitoring
5 Citations (Scopus)

The use of fibre optic instrumentation to monitor the O-Cell load test on a single working pile in London

Ouyang, Y., Broadbent, K., Bell, A., Pelecanos, L. & Soga, K., Sep 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access