Research Unit for Water, Environment and Infrastructure Resilience (WEIR)

Research Output 2003 2020

2019

A 3D parallel Particle-In-Cell solver for extreme wave interaction with floating bodies

Chen, Q., Zang, J., Ning, D., Blenkinsopp, C. & Gao, J., 1 May 2019, In : Ocean Engineering. 179, p. 1-12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A Blind comparative study of focused wave interactions with a fixed FPSO-like structure (CCP-WSI Blind Test Series 1)

Ransley, E., Yan, S., Brown, S., Mai, T., Ma, Q., Engsig-Karup, A. P., Eskilsson, C., Xie, Z., Stoesser, V., Wan, D., Chen, H., Qian, L., Mingham, C., Causon, D., Gatin, I., Jasak, H., Downie, S., Higuera, P., Buldakov, E., Chen, Q. & 2 othersZang, J. & Greaves, D., 15 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adjustment of QMED in ungauged catchments using two donor sites

Kjeldsen, T., Feb 2019, Circulation - The Newsletter of the British Hydrological Society, p. 4 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)

A new remote predictor of wave reflection based on runup asymmetry

Almar, R., Blenkinsopp, C., Almeida, L. P., Catalán, P. A., Bergsma, E., Cienfuegos, R. & Viet, N. T., 5 Feb 2019, In : Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. 217, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Artificially oxygenating the Swan River estuary increases dissolved oxygen concentrations in the water and at the sediment interface

Larsen, S., Kilminster, K., Mantovanelli, A., Goss, Z., Evans, G. C., Bryant, L. & McGinnis, D., 1 Mar 2019, In : Ecological Engineering. 128, p. 112-121 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Bore collapse and wave run-up on a sandy beach

Bergsma, E., Blenkinsopp, C., Martins, K., Almar, R. & Almeida, L., 18 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Continental Shelf Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Breaking wave imaging using lidar and sonar

Bryan, O., Bayle, P., Blenkinsopp, C. & Hunter, A. J., 12 Mar 2019, In : IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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4 Citations (Scopus)

Distributed fibre optic sensing for monitoring reinforced concrete piles

Kechavarzi, C., Pelecanos, L., Nicholas, D. B. & Soga, K., 31 Mar 2019, In : Geotechnical Engineering Journal of the SEAGS & AGSSEA . 50, 2, p. 43-51 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fiber optics
Piles
Reinforced concrete
Monitoring
Optical cables

Environmental signal shredding on sandy coastlines

Lazarus, E. D., Harley, M. D., Blenkinsopp, C. E. & Turner, I. L., 18 Jan 2019, In : Earth Surface Dynamics. 7, 1, p. 77-86 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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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

Hydrodynamic Response and Power Efficiency Analysis of Heaving Wave Energy Converter Integrated with Breakwater

Reabroy, R., Zheng, X., Zhang, L., Zang, J., Yuan, Z., Liu, M., Sun, K. & Tiaple, Y., 3 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Energy Conversion and Management. 195, p. 1174-1186 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

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

Open Access
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4 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term deformation monitoring of CERN concrete-lined tunnels using distributed fibre-optic sensing

Di Murro, V., Pelecanos, L., Soga, K., Kechavarzi, C., Morton, R. F. & Scibile, L., 31 Mar 2019, In : Geotechnical Engineering Journal of the SEAGS & AGSSEA . 50, 2, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fiber optics
Tunnels
Concretes
Monitoring
Brillouin scattering

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

1 Citation (Scopus)
2 Citations (Scopus)

Modes of berm and beachface recovery following storm reset: observations using a continuously scanning lidar

Phillips, M., Blenkinsopp, C., Splinter, K., Harley, M. & Turner, I., 14 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Nonlinear coupled hydro-mechanical dynamic finite element analysis of the seismic response of earth dams

Lo, E. & Pelecanos, L., 26 Jun 2019, 7th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. (COMPDYN Proceedings ).

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

Numerical investigation of wave propagation and transformation over a submerged reef

Li, J., Zang, J., Liu, S., Jia, W. & Chen, Q., 13 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Coastal Engineering Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Numerical investigation on effects of fringing reefs on low-frequency oscillations within a harbor

Gao, J., Zhou, X., Zhou, L., Zang, J. & Chen, H., 15 Jan 2019, In : Ocean Engineering. 172, p. 86-95 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

On hydrodynamic characteristics of gap resonance between two fixed bodies in close proximity

Gao, J., Zang, J., Chen, L., Chen, Q., Ding, H. & Liu, Y., 1 Feb 2019, In : Ocean Engineering. 173, p. 28-44 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

On the hydrodynamic performance of a vertical pile-restrained WEC-type floating breakwater

Chen, Q., Zang, J., Birchall, J., Ning, D. Z., Zhao, X. & Gao, J., 28 Jun 2019, In : Renewable Energy. 146, p. 414-425

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

On the relaxation approach for wave absorption in numerical wave tanks

Chen, Q., Kelly, D. M. & Zang, J., 6 Jul 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Ocean Engineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Probability distributions for a quantile mapping technique for bias correction of precipitation data: A case study to precipitation data under climate change

Heo, J-H., Shin, J-Y., Ahn, H., Kjeldsen, T. & Jeong, C., 11 Jul 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Water.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

Simplified Numerical Load-transfer Finite Element Modelling of Tunnelling Effects on Piles

Nip, K. L. S. & Pelecanos, L., 30 Jun 2019, In : Nature, Tunnels and Underground Space. 21, 2, p. 117-129 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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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

Open Access
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Topographic effects on wave resonance in the narrow gap between fixed box and vertical wall

Gao, J., He, Z., Zang, J., Chen, Q., Ding, H. & Wang, G., 15 May 2019, In : Ocean Engineering. 180, p. 97-107 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018
4 Citations (Scopus)

A 3D parallel Particle-In-Cell solver for wave interaction with vertical cylinders

Chen, Q., Zang, J., Kelly, D. M. & Dimakopoulos, A., 1 Jan 2018, In : Ocean Engineering. 147, p. 165-180

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Water waves
Fluids
Message passing
Advection
Computational efficiency
3 Citations (Scopus)

An experimental decomposition of nonlinear forces on a surface-piercing column: Stokes-type expansions of the force harmonics

Chen, L., Zang, J., Taylor, P. H., Sun, L., Morgan, G., Grice, J., Orszaghova, J. & Tello, M., 10 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 848, p. 42-77 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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piercing
Piercing
loading waves
Decomposition
harmonics
3 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the element of surprise of record-breaking flood events

Kjeldsen, T. & Prosdocimi, I., 1 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Flood Risk Management. 11, S1, p. S541-S553 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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natural disaster
event
Statistical tests
peak flow
extreme event
1 Citation (Scopus)

Assessing the Performance of a Low-Cost Method for Video-Monitoring the Water Surface and Bed Level in the Swash Zone of Natural Beaches

Ibaceta, R., Almar, R., Catalán, P., Blenkinsopp, C., Almeida, L. P. & Cienfuegos, R., 2 Jan 2018, In : Remote Sensing. 10, 1, p. 1 - 20 20 p., 49.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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wave runup
beach
surface water
monitoring
cost
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
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Asteroidea
gamete
asteroid
hydrodynamics
reproductive success

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

Lo, E. & Pelecanos, L., 26 Apr 2018, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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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

Characterisation of faecal sludge simulants for drying experiments

Deering, N., Briggs, K., Bryant, L. & Way, C., 9 Jul 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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sludge
dewatering
experiment
health and safety
drying

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

Lo, E. & Pelecanos, L., 26 Apr 2018, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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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.

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

Fiber optics
Piles
Finite element method
Pile foundations
Time domain analysis
6 Citations (Scopus)

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
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
3 Citations (Scopus)

Energy dissipation in the inner surf zone: new insights from LiDAR-based roller geometry measurements

Martins, K., Blenkinsopp, C., Deigaard, R. & Power, H. E., 22 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Geophysical Research : Oceans. 123, 5, p. 3386-3407 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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surf zone
energy dissipation
geometry
wave energy
breaking wave
4 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental and numerical study on a novel dual-resonance wave energy converter with a built-in power take-off system

Chen, Z., Zhou, B., Zhang, L., Li, C., Zang, J., Zheng, X., Xu, J. & Zhang, W., 15 Dec 2018, In : Energy. 165, Part A, p. 1008-1020 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

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

Infiltration capacity of cracked pavements

Salt, C. & Kjeldsen, T., 5 Nov 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Proceedings of the ICE - Water Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of offshore fringing reefs on infragravity period oscillations within a harbor

Gao, J., Zhou, X., Zang, J., Chen, Q. & Zhou, L., 15 Jun 2018, In : Ocean Engineering. 158, p. 286-298 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Reefs
Ports and harbors
Topography
Water