Research Output 2012 2019

2019

Assessment of straw degradation inside straw bale walls in severe cold region of China

Yin, X., Lawrence, R., Maskell, D. & Sun, C., 25 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Buildings for Health, Cities for Wellbeing

Codinhoto, R., Boyko, C., Darby, A. & Watson, M., 26 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) Designing Future Cities for Wellbeing. Routledge, 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Citations (Scopus)

Development of novel building composites based on hemp and multi-functional silica matrix

Hussain, A., Calabria-Holley, J., Lawrence, M., Ansell, M. P., Jiang, Y., Schorr, D. & Blanchet, P., 1 Jan 2019, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 156, p. 266-273 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hemp
Cannabis
Silicon Dioxide
Silica
Composite materials

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).

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

Open Access
File

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

Laboratory characterization of brick walls rendered with a pervious lime-cement mortar

Palomar, I., Barluenga, G., Ball, R. & Lawrence, R., 31 May 2019, In : Journal of Building Engineering. 23, p. 241-249 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Re-Baling Straw For Better Insulation

Platt, S., Walker, P., Maskell, D. & Laborel-Préneron, A., 23 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)

Resistance to mold development assessment of bio-based building materials

Viel, M., Collet, F., Lecieux, Y., François, M. L. M., Colson, V., Lanos, C., Hussain, A. & Lawrence, M., 1 Feb 2019, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 158, p. 406-418 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Serviceability of non-prismatic concrete beams: Combined-interaction method

Tayfur, Y. R., Darby, A., Ibell, T., Orr, J. & Evernden, M., 9 May 2019, In : Engineering Structures. 191, p. 766-774 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The effect of air velocity on moisture buffering

Cascione, V., Cavone, E., Maskell, D., Shea, A. & Walker, P., 15 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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

Vsimulators: Human factors simulation for motion and serviceability in the built environment

Brownjohn, J., Darby, A. & Pavic, A., 9 Sep 2019. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2018
5 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Mineral wool
Hemp
Lime
Wood
Boundary conditions
9 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Hemp
Cannabis
Density (specific gravity)
Pore size
Porosity

Comparative micro-structure and sorption isotherms of rice straw and wheat straw

Yin, X., Lawrence, R., Maskell, D. & Ansell, M., 15 Aug 2018, In : Energy and Buildings. 173, p. 11-18 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Straw
Isotherms
Sorption
Microstructure
Durability
1 Citation (Scopus)

Comparative moisture and heat sorption properties of fibre and shiv derived from hemp and flax

Jiang, Y., Lawrence, R., Hussain, A., Ansell, M. & Walker, P., 23 Nov 2018, In : Cellulose. p. 1-21

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Construction and monitoring of experimental straw bale building in northeast China

Yin, X., Lawrence, M., Maskell, D. & Chang, W. S., 20 Sep 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 183, p. 46-57 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Straw
Monitoring
Environmental impact
Lime
Costs
5 Citations (Scopus)

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Plaster
indoor air
buffering
building
Moisture
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
1 Citation (Scopus)
Mechanical testing
Glass fibers
Polymers
Durability
Hardening

Human factors simulation for motion and serviceability in the built environment

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

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2 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

3 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Environmental impact
Insulation
Statistical methods
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
2 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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hemp
Cannabis
Lime
Composite materials
Binders
2017

An Alternative to Gypsum Plasterboard

Maskell, D., Church, M., Thomson, A., Walker, P. & Robinson, T., 9 Dec 2017, p. 93 - 99. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

gypsum
life cycle
thermal conductivity
buffering
environmental quality

Anchorage and residual bond characteristics of 7-wire strand

Orr, J., Darby, A., Ibell, T., Thoday, N. & Valerio, P., 1 May 2017, In : Engineering Structures. 138, p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Wire
Loads (forces)
Concretes
Prestressing
Prestressed concrete

Bio-based plaster for improved indoor air quality

Maskell, D., Ferreira Pinto Da Silva, C., Mower, K., Cheta, R., Dengel, A., Ball, R., Ansell, M., Thomson, A., Peter, U. & Walker, P., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
Plaster
Volatile organic compounds
Air quality
Lime
Cements
Concrete construction
Compaction
Fibers
Polymers
Axial loads

Cob, Stone, Clay, Thatch and Timbered Buildings of the British Isles

Lawrence, R., Oct 2017, Habitat: Vernacular Architecture for a Changing Planet. Piesik, S. (ed.). London: Thames & Hudson, p. 324-327 4 p.

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

Developing an innovative lightweight concrete flooring system for sustainable buildings

Hawkins, W., Orr, J., Ibell, T. & Shepherd, P., 19 Apr 2017, p. 66-67.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Reinforced concrete

Development of a Bio-Based Plasterboard

Maskell, D., Church, M., Thomson, A., Walker, P. & Robinson, T., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Gypsum
Environmental impact
Life cycle
Thermal conductivity
Clay

Editorial

Walker, P., 1 Feb 2017, In : Proceedings of Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 170, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Citation (Scopus)

Effectiveness of design codes for life cycle energy optimisation

Orr, J., Bras, A. & Ibell, T., 1 Apr 2017, In : Energy and Buildings. 140, p. 61-67

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Life cycle
Carbon
Data fusion
Loads (forces)
Energy utilization
Reinforced concrete
Steel
Carbon fiber reinforced plastics
Concrete construction
Analytical models

Elastic response of cross laminated engineered bamboo panels subjected to in-plane loading

Archila Santos, H., Walker, P., Ansell, M., Rhead, A. & Lizarazo-Marriaga, J., 5 May 2017, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Bamboo
Transducers
Elastic moduli
Correlation methods
Timber

Embedding creativity in structural engineering education

Ibell, T., 1 Jan 2017, p. 20-24. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Engineering education
Structural design
Education
Curricula
Engineers
6 Citations (Scopus)
Reinforced concrete
Failure modes
Experiments
3 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental investigation of reinforced concrete T-beams strengthened in shear with externally bonded CFRP sheets

Foster, R., Brindley, M., Lees, J., Ibell, T., Morley, C., Darby, A. & Evernden, M., 1 Apr 2017, In : ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction. 21, 2, 04016086.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Carbon fibers
Reinforced concrete
Polymers
Reinforcement
Steel

Form-Fitting Strategies for Diversity-Tolerant Design

Bukauskas, A., Shepherd, P., Walker, P., Sharma, B. & Bregula, J., 25 Sep 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Bins
Timber
Structural design
Geometry
Steel
2 Citations (Scopus)

Green composites for the built environment

Ansell, M., Ball, R., Maskell, D., Lawrence, R., Shea, A. & Walker, P., 1 Feb 2017, Green composites (2nd ed.): Natural and Waste-based Composites for a Sustainable Future. Baillie, C. & Jayasinghe, R. (eds.). Woodhead Publishing, p. 123-148 (Woodhead Publishing Series in Composites Science and Engineering).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Hemp brings high technology to homes

Lawrence, R., 25 Sep 2017, Financial Times House & Home.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Hydrophobic Sol-Gel Coatings on Bio-Based Materials - Influence of Catalyst and Solvent Concentration

Hussain, A., Schorr, D., Blanchet, P., Calabria-Holley, J. & Lawrence, R., 23 Jun 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Polymethyl Methacrylate
Sol-gels
Coatings
Catalysts
Silicon Dioxide

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