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Autogenous self-healing of fibre cements

Harris, J., Zhou, Y., Calabria-Holley, J. & Paine, K., 8 Mar 2019, UKIERI Concrete Congress: Concrete: The Global Builder: Working together for durable and sustainable infrastructure. Dhir, R. K., Singh, S. P., Bedi, R. & Goel, S. (eds.).

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

Evaluating the deterioration of geotechnical infrastructure assets using performance curves

Briggs, K., Dijkstra, T. & Glendinning, S., 20 Mar 2019, (Accepted/In press) International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction (ICSIC) 2019. Thomas Telford (ICE Publishing)

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

Full-scale simulation of indoor humidity and moisture buffering properties of clay

Cascione, V., Maskell, D., Shea, A. & Walker, P., 2 Mar 2019, Earthen Dwellings and Structures. Springer Verlag, p. 395-406 9 p. (Springer Transactions in Civil and Environmental Engineering).

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Hydrodynamic effects and hydromechanical coupling in the seismic response of dams

Kontoe, S., Zdravković, L., Han, B. & Pelecanos, L., 20 Jun 2019, VII International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering.

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

Impact of sustainable building design on occupant experience: a human-centred approach

Darby, A., Natarajan, S., Coley, D., Maskell, D., Walker, I. & Brownjohn, J., 4 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press) Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies . The International Committee of the SCMT Conferences, (Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies).

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

Innovative Structural Health Monitoring of reinforced concrete piles using distributed fibre optic sensing

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

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Long-term geodetic monitoring of seasonal deformations of earth dams and relevant finite element verification

Pantazis, G., Skarlatos, D. & Pelecanos, L., 17 May 2019, 4th Joint International Symposium on Deformation Monitoring.

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

Nonlinear seismic response of earth dams due to dam-reservoir interaction

Pelecanos, L., Kontoe, S. & Zdravković, L., 5 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) Geotechnical Engineering, ​foundation of the future: ISSMGE Online Library.

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

Resilient materials for life: Biomimetic self-healing and self-diagnosing concretes

Paine, K., Al-Tabbaa, A., Gardner, D. & Jefferson, T., Mar 2019, UKIERI Concrete Congress: Concrete: The Global Builder: Working together for durable and sustainable infrastructure. Dhir, R. K., Singh, S. P., Bedi, R. & Goel, S. (eds.).

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

Seismic response of earth dams in narrow canyons

Pelecanos, L., Kontoe, S. & Zdravković, L., 20 Jun 2019, VII International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering.

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

Seismic response of earthfill and rockfill embankment dams

Kontoe, S., Han, B., Pelecanos, L. & Zdravković, L., May 2019, 3rd Meeting of EWG Dams and Earthquakes. An International Symposium.

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

Stabilisation of Clay Mixtures and Soils by Alkali Activation

Marsh, A., Heath, A., Patureau, P., Evernden, M. & Walker, P., 2 Mar 2019, Earthen Dwellings and Structures. Springer Verlag, p. 15-26 12 p. (Springer Transactions in Civil and Environmental Engineering).

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

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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

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2018

Application and performance of bacteria-based self-healing concrete

Paine, K., Sharma, T., Alazhari, M., Heath, A. & Cooper, R., Jun 2018, Proceedings of Final Conference of RILEM TC 253-MCI: Microorganisms-Cementitious Materials Interactions. Bertron, A. & Jonkers, H. (eds.). Vol. 2. p. 387-394

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

Bacteria
Concretes
Impurities
Permeation
Hardening
1 Citation (Scopus)

Building dams on rock or soft soil - Frequency-domain analysis of dynamic dam-foundation interaction

Lo, E. & Pelecanos, L., 1 Jan 2018, Smart Dams and Reservoirs - Proceedings of the 20th Biennial Conference of the British Dam Society. Pepper, A. (ed.). Thomas Telford (ICE Publishing), p. 113-122 10 p. (Conference Proceedings: Dams, Reservoirs and Hydrology).

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

Comparison of shear-beam and dynamic finite-element modal analysis of earth dams

Lo, E. & Pelecanos, L., 1 Jan 2018, Smart Dams and Reservoirs - Proceedings of the 20th Biennial Conference of the British Dam Society. Pepper, A. (ed.). Thomas Telford (ICE Publishing), p. 103-111 9 p.

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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

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).

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Electricity
Heating
Insulation
Pipe
Concretes

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).

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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

2 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

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

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Timber
Reinforcement
Tensile stress
Mechanical properties
Steel
2017

ISOBIO: trazando la vía para el desarrollo de materiales de construcción naturales a gran escala

Style, O., Bosque, B. C., Lawrence, R. & Moreno, P., 13 Dec 2017, Libro de Comunicaciones y Proyectos EECN IV Congreso Edificios Energía Casi Nula: Celebrado en Madrid, el 13-14 Diciembre 2017. Leal, I. (ed.). Spain: Independently published

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

Sol-gels

Physical characterisation of hemp shiv: Cell wall structure and porosity

Jiang, Y., Ansell, M., jia, X., Hussain, A. & Lawrence, R., Jun 2017, Conference: 2nd International Conference on Bio-Based Building Materials & 1st Conference on ECOlogical valorisation of GRAnular and FIbrous materials. Clermont-Ferrand, France, 7 p.

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

hemp
porosity
cell walls
computed tomography
mercury
3 Citations (Scopus)

Steady-state and transient dynamic visco-elastic response of concrete and earth dams due to damreservoir interaction

Pelecanos, L., Kontoe, S. & Zdravković, L., Sep 2017, COMPDYN 2017 - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering: Volume 2. Papadrakakis, M. & Fragiadakis, M. (eds.). Athens, Greece: National Technical University of Athens, p. 3630-3646 17 p.

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

Concrete dams
Transient Dynamics
Embankment dams
earth dam
Dams

Structural performance of flexibly formed concrete T beams with wound FRP reinforcement

Yang, Y., Orr, J., Ibell, T. & Spadea, S., 2017, Advanced Composites in Construction, ACIC 2017 - Proceedings of the 8th Biennial Conference on Advanced Composites in Construction. Keighley, S. & Guadagnini, M. (eds.). NetComposites Limited, p. 283-288 6 p.

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

Steel
Reinforcement
Polymers
Concretes
Fibers

Wound FRP for concrete beams with optimised geometries

Yang, Y., Orr, J. & Spadea, S., 2017, High Tech Concrete: Where Technology and Engineering Meet - Proceedings of the 2017 fib Symposium. Hordijk, D. & Luković, M. (eds.). Springer, p. 2466-2473 8 p.

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

Reinforcement
Concretes
Geometry
Fibers
Polymers
2016

An explicit method for simulation of reinforced concrete structures based on peridynamic theory

Miranda, H., Williams, C. & Orr, J., Jul 2016, The 12th World Congress on Computational Mechanics, (WCCM) XII, 2016.

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

Open Access
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Concrete construction
Reinforced concrete
Cracks
Differential equations
Construction industry

A novel timber dowel-type connection using shape memory alloy

Huang, H. & Chang, W-S., 2016, WCTE 2016 - World Conference on Timber Engineering. Vienna University of Technology

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

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Timber
Shape memory effect
Steel
Alloy steel
Carbon steel

Bacteria-based self-healing concrete: Effects of environment, exposure and crack size

Paine, K., Jun 2016, Proceedings of the RILEM Conference on Microorganisms-Cementitious Materials Interactions. Wiktor, V., Jonkers, H. & Bertron, A. (eds.). Paris: RILEM publications S.A.R.L, 15 p. 10

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

Open Access
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Bacteria
Concretes
Cracks
Calcite
Impurities

Chemical and physical characterisation of three NHL 2 binders and the relationship with the mortar properties

Figueiredo, C., Lawrence, M. & Ball, R., 2016, REHABEND 2016 Euro-American Congress: Construction Pathology, Rehabilitation Technology And Heritage Management (6th REHABEND Congress). Villegas, L., Lombillo, I., Blanco, H. & Boffill, Y. (eds.). Santander, Spain, 8 p. C2.2.17

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

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Mortar
Binders
Hydraulics
Physical properties
Chemical properties

Chemical aspects related to using recycled geopolymers as an aggregate

Chaliasou, N., Heath, A. & Paine, K., 5 Sep 2016, 36th Cement and Concrete Science conference. Perkins, G. (ed.). Cardiff: Cementitious Materials Group, Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, Paper Number 10

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

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Geopolymers
cement
mortar
Concrete aggregates
Ointments

Development of earth occupation standards within the UK

Maskell, D. & Keable, R., 12 Nov 2016, 7th International Conference on Building with Earth. Dachverband Lehm e.V.

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

Open Access
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Direct measurement of effective moisture buffering penetration depths in clay plasters

Maskell, D., Thomson, A., Walker, P. & Lemke, M., 12 Nov 2016, 7th International Conference on Building with Earth. Dachverband Lehm e.V.

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

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Distributed fibre-optic monitoring of tension piles under a basement excavation at the V&A Museum in London

Pelecanos, L., Soga, K., Hardy, S., Blair, A., Carter, K. & Patel, P. D., 21 Jun 2016, Transforming the Future of Infrastructure through Smarter Information - Proceedings of the International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction, ICSIC 2016. Parlikad, A. K., Schooling, J. M., Soga, K., Mair, R. J. & Jin, Y. (eds.). Thomas Telford (ICE Publishing), p. 57-61 5 p.

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

6 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamic properties of tall timber structures under wind-induced vibration

Feldmann, A., Huang, H., Chang, W. S., Harris, R., Dietsch, P., Gräfe, M. & Hein, C., 2016, WCTE 2016 - World Conference on Timber Engineering. Vienna University of Technology

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

dynamic property
Timber
vibration
timber
Towers

Employing super-elastic alloy to enhance the damping and re-centring capacity of a single bracket unit in traditional temples in Asia

Xie, W. & Chang, W. S., 2016, WCTE 2016 - World Conference on Timber Engineering. Vienna University of Technology

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

Damping
High strength steel
Wood
Timber
Stiffness

Evaluation of experimental methodology to assess the sealing efficiency of bacteria-based self-healing mortar : Round robin test

Tziviloglou, E., Wiktor, V., Wang, J., Paine, K., Alazhari, M., Richardson, A., Gueguen, M., De Belie, N., Schlangen, E. & Jonkers, H., Jun 2016, Proceedings of the RILEM Conference on Microorganisms-Cementitious Materials Interactions. Wiktor, V., Jonkers, H. & Bertron, A. (eds.). 15 p.

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

Fire performance of hardwood finger joints

Ong, C. B., Chang, W. S., Brandon, D., Sterley, M., Ansell, M. P. & Walker, P., 2016, WCTE 2016 - World Conference on Timber Engineering. Vienna University of Technology

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

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Hardwoods
Fires
Softwoods
Formaldehyde
Polyurethanes

Geopolymers: The future cement replacement?

Heath, A., Jun 2016, International Conference on Advances in Concrete Technology, Materials and Construction Practices. Orr, J. & Savoikar, P. (eds.). Excel India, p. 48-51

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

Open Access
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cement
replacement
fly ash
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
slag

Global stability of high-rise timber buildings

Hein, C., Kaluzni, L., Twohig, B. & Chang, W. S., 2016, WCTE 2016 - World Conference on Timber Engineering. Vienna University of Technology

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

Timber
Office buildings
Concretes

Hydraulic lime – pozzolan concretes: Properties, uses and research needs

Grist, E., Paine, K. & Heath, A., Jul 2016, The 9th International Concrete Conference 2016: Environment, Efficiency and Economic Challenges for Concrete. Jones, M. R., Newlands, M. D., Halliday, J. E., Csetenyi, L. J., Zheng, L., McCarthy, M. J. & Dyer, T. D. (eds.). Dundee, p. 314-326

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

Open Access
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Pozzolan
Lime
Hydraulics
Concretes
Portland cement
3 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation of thread configuration of self-tapping screws as reinforcement for dowel-type connection

Zhang, C., Chang, W. S. & Harris, R., 2016, WCTE 2016 - World Conference on Timber Engineering. Vienna University of Technology

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

Reinforcement
Timber
Load limits
Mechanical properties

Is EN459-1 fit for purpose in the context of conservation?

Figueiredo, C., Ball, R. & Lawrence, R., 2016, Proceedings of the 36th Cement and Concrete Science Conference. 009

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

Open Access
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lime
hydraulics
mortar
chemical property
silicate

Learning by doing: a joint studio experiment on the theme of timber building design

Wu, J., Li, M., Xu, H. & Chang, W-S., 2016, WCTE 2016 - World Conference on Timber Engineering. Vienna University of Technology

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

Studios
Timber
Architectural design
Experiments
Curricula

Mechanical properties of standard and commonly formulated NHL mortars used for retrofitting

Figueiredo, C., Lawrence, M. & Ball, R., 2016, Proceedings of the Integrated Design Conference ID@50: Building our Future. Emmitt, S. & Adeyeye, K. (eds.). Bath, UK: University of Bath, 68

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

Open Access
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Retrofitting
Mortar
Lime
Binders
Hydraulics
1 Citation (Scopus)

New frontiers for the use of FRP reinforcement in geometrically complex concrete structures

Spadea, S., Orr, J. & Nanni, A., Dec 2016, 8th International Conference on Fibre-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites in Civil Engineering (CICE), 2016. Teng, J-G. & Dai, J-G. (eds.). Hong Kong, China : Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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

Open Access
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Concrete construction
Reinforcement
Fibers
Polymers
Concretes

Non-linear response of environmentally aged polymer composites: a physicochemical and mechanical study

Grammatikos, S. A., Evernden, M. & Ball, R. J., 2016, ECCM 2016 - Proceeding of the 17th European Conference on Composite Materials. European Society for Composite Materials

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

Polymers
Aging of materials
Composite materials
Moisture
Polyesters

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

Thorneycroft, J., Savoikar, P., Orr, J. & Ball, R., 4 Jul 2016, CTU Congress. Jones, R. (ed.). Dundee

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

Open Access
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Sand
Concretes
Plastics
Concrete mixtures
Compressive strength