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1995 …2022
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Research Output 1995 2019

Compressive strength of novel alkali activated stabilised earth

Holur Narayanaswamy, A., Walker, P., Venkatarama Reddy, B. V., Heath, A. & Maskell, D., 6 Nov 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Influence of clay minerals and associated minerals in alkali activation of soils

Marsh, A., Heath, A., Patureau, P., Evernden, M. & Walker, P., 10 Sep 2019, In : Construction and Building Materials. 229, p. 1-16 16 p., 116816.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Phase formation behaviour in alkali activation of clay mixtures

Marsh, A., Heath, A., Patureau, P., Evernden, M. & Walker, P., 1 Jul 2019, In : Applied Clay Science. 175, p. 10-21 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Downloads (Pure)

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

Open Access
File
2018
5 Citations (Scopus)

Alkali activation behaviour of un-calcined montmorillonite and illite clay minerals

Marsh, A., Heath, A., Patureau, P., Evernden, M. & Walker, P., 15 Dec 2018, In : Applied Clay Science. 166, p. 250-261 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Bentonite
Alkalies
Clay minerals
montmorillonite
illite
5 Citations (Scopus)

A mild conditions synthesis route to produce hydrosodalite from kaolinite, compatible with extrusion processing

Marsh, A., Heath, A., Patureau, P., Evernden, M. & Walker, P., 1 Jul 2018, In : Microporous and Mesoporous Materials. 264, p. 125-132 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Kaolin
kaolinite
Kaolinite
Extrusion
routes

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
22 Citations (Scopus)
125 Downloads (Pure)

Application of expanded perlite encapsulated bacteria and growth media for self-healing concrete

Alazhari, M., Sharma, T., Heath, A., Cooper, R. & Paine, K., 30 Jan 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 160, p. 610-619 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
calcium acetate
Bacteria
Concretes
Nutrients
Calcium compounds
2 Citations (Scopus)
19 Downloads (Pure)

Chemical aspects related to using recycled geopolymers as aggregates

Chaliasou, N., Heath, A., Paine, K. & Calabria-Holley, J., 1 Sep 2018, In : Advances in Cement Research. 30, 8, p. 361-370 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Geopolymers
Alkalies
Portland cement
Leaching
Mortar
19 Downloads (Pure)
File

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

2017
10 Citations (Scopus)
89 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Calcium Carbonate
Germination
Spores
Bacillus
Phase-Contrast Microscopy
2016
46 Downloads (Pure)

A Holistic Materials Design Requirements Framework (HoMDReF) For Future Housing Materials

Marsh, A., Heath, A., Reddy, V. & Evernden, M., 1 Jul 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
urban area
environmental economics
economics
sustainable development
economic development
2 Citations (Scopus)
90 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Brick
Earth (planet)
Lime
Compressive strength
Binders
24 Citations (Scopus)
124 Downloads (Pure)

A review on the buffering capacity of earth building materials

McGregor, F., Heath, A., Maskell, D., Fabbri, A. & Morel, J-C., 1 Oct 2016, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 169, 5, p. 241-251 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
54 Downloads (Pure)

Cement with Sugar Cane Bagasse Ash (SCBA) as a stabilizer in compressed earth blocks

Lamezon De pÁDua, P., Maskell, D., Walker, P. & Heath, A., Jul 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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sugar cane
cement
ash
durability
sand
65 Downloads (Pure)

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

Open Access
File
Geopolymers
cement
mortar
Concrete aggregates
Ointments
170 Downloads (Pure)

Design and performance of bacteria-based self-healing Concrete

Paine, K., Alazhari, M., Sharma, T., Cooper, R. & 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. 545-554

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
Bacteria
Concretes
Impurities
Microbiology
Calcite
48 Downloads (Pure)

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
File
cement
replacement
fly ash
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
slag
79 Downloads (Pure)

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
File
Pozzolan
Lime
Hydraulics
Concretes
Portland cement

Investigation of the Recycling of Geopolymer Cement wastes as Fine Aggregates in Mortar Mixes

Chaliasou, N., Heath, A. & Paine, K., Apr 2016, p. 441-447. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
mortar
cement
recycling
mechanical property
slag
1 Citation (Scopus)

Modern earth construction techniques – an overview

Maskell, D., Reddy, V., Heath, A. & Walker, P., Jun 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Earth (planet)
Masonry materials
Geopolymers
Plaster
Clay minerals
27 Downloads (Pure)

Recycling of fly ash-slag Geopolymer binder in mortar mixes

Chaliasou, N., Heath, A. & Paine, K., 12 Apr 2016. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Coal Ash
Geopolymers
mortar
slag
Mortar
64 Downloads (Pure)

Self-healing concrete: Current and potential future technologies

Heath, A., Jun 2016, International Conference on Advances in Concrete Technology, Materials and Construction Practices. Orr, J. & Savoikar, P. (eds.). Excel India, p. 6-9

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

Open Access
File
Concretes
Concrete buildings
Deterioration
10 Citations (Scopus)
94 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)
2015
8 Citations (Scopus)
98 Downloads (Pure)

Structural and durability properties of hydraulic lime-pozzolan concretes

Grist, E., Paine, K., Heath, A., Norman, J. & Pinder, H., Sep 2015, In : Cement & Concrete Composites. 62, p. 212-223

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Pozzolan
Lime
Durability
Hydraulics
Concretes
2 Citations (Scopus)
89 Downloads (Pure)

The costs of housing developments on sites with elevated landslide risk in the UK

Barclay, K. & Heath, A., 9 Sep 2015, In : IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science. 26, 1, 012037.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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landslide
cost
local planning
zoning
economics
21 Citations (Scopus)
108 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 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
6 Citations (Scopus)
154 Downloads (Pure)

Use of Metakaolin with stabilised extruded earth masonry units

Maskell, D., Heath, A. & Walker, P., Mar 2015, In : Construction and Building Materials. 78, 1, p. 172 180 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Brick
Earth (planet)
Lime
Cements
Clay
2014

Alkali-activated binders based on biomass fly ash

Bernal, S. A., Hussein, O. H., Mundra, S., Ball, R., Heath, A. & Provis, J. L., 2014, XIII Encontro da Sociedade Brasileira de Pesquisa em Materiais (SBPMat), Int. > Symposium on Cementitious Materials – ISCM2014, Joao Pessoa, Brazil, September 28 – October 2, 2014. Book of proceedings..

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

25 Citations (Scopus)
85 Downloads (Pure)

An inverse modelling approach to estimate the hygric parameters of clay-based masonry during a Moisture Buffer Value test

Dubois, S., McGregor, F., Evrard, A., Heath, A. & Lebeau, F., 30 Nov 2014, In : Building and Environment. 81, p. 192-203 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File

Biomass fly ash as precursor for alkali-activated materials

Bernal, S. A., Mundra, S., Hussein, O. H., Ball, R., Heath, A. & Provis, J. L., 2014, Workshop in Waste Cementation, Sheffield, UK, September 17 2014. Book of proceeding of 34th Annual Conference on Cement and Concrete Science, Sheffield, UK..

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

158 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
10 Citations (Scopus)
108 Downloads (Pure)

Comparing the environmental impact of stabilisers for unfired earth construction

Maskell, D., Heath, A. & Walker, P. J., Mar 2014, In : Key Engineering Materials. 600, p. 132-143 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Environmental impact
Brick
Earth (planet)
Clay
Global warming
44 Citations (Scopus)
100 Downloads (Pure)

Conditions affecting the moisture buffering measurement performed on compressed earth blocks

McGregor, F., Heath, A., Fodde, E. & Shea, A., May 2014, In : Building and Environment. 75, p. 11-18

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
buffering
Moisture
Earth (planet)
moisture
Isotherms
6 Citations (Scopus)
143 Downloads (Pure)

Geopolymer stabilisation of unfired earth masonry units

Maskell, D., Heath, A. & Walker, P. J., Mar 2014, In : Key Engineering Materials. 600, p. 175-185 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Geopolymers
Stabilization
Earth (planet)
Sodium
Bearings (structural)
42 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Pozzolan
Concrete construction
Lime
Calcium Carbonate
Testing
14 Citations (Scopus)
95 Downloads (Pure)

Inorganic Stabilisation Methods for Extruded Earth Masonry Units

Maskell, D., Heath, A. & Walker, P. J., 30 Nov 2014, In : Construction and Building Materials. 71, p. 602-609

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Stabilization
Brick
Earth (planet)
Moisture
Lime
58 Citations (Scopus)
199 Downloads (Pure)

Minimising the global warming potential of clay based geopolymers

Heath, A., Paine, K. & McManus, M., 1 Sep 2014, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 78, p. 75-83

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
2 Citations (Scopus)
98 Downloads (Pure)

Numerical analysis of triplet shear test on brickwork masonry

Wang, J., Heath, A. & Walker, P. J., 2014, Advances in Civil Engineering and Building Materials III. Al-Bahar, S. K. & Zhao, J. Y. (eds.). Trans Tech Publications, p. 437-441 (Advanced Materials Research; vol. 831).

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

Open Access
File
Numerical analysis
Mortar
Brick
Compressive stress
Shear strength

Paper sludge ash as a precursor for production of alkali-activated materials

Bernal, S., Ball, R., Hussein, O., Heath, A. & Provis, J., 1 Jun 2014, Proceeding of the Second International Conference on Advances in Chemically-Activated Materials (CAM’2014). Changsha, China

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

39 Downloads (Pure)

Reducing CO2: Optimum blend of binders in the UK

Heath, A. & Paine, K., Sep 2014, Book of proceeding of 34th Annual Conference on Cement and Concrete Science, Sheffield, UK..

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

File
1 Citation (Scopus)
81 Downloads (Pure)

Reuse of Waste from the South West of England in Alkali-Activated Cement Concrete

Zografou, A., Heath, A. & Walker, P., Oct 2014, In : Key Engineering Materials. 629-630, p. 449-454

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
51 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
2013

An Investigation into the Viability and Benefits of Modern Hydraulic Lime Concretes

Grist, E., Paine, K., Heath, A. & Pinder, H., 2013, Innovations in Concrete Construction. Dhir, R. K., Singh, S. P. & Goel, S. (eds.). New Delhi: Excel India Publishers, p. 967-981

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

26 Citations (Scopus)

Compressive strength development of binary and ternary lime-pozzolan mortars

Grist, E. R., Paine, K. A., Heath, A., Norman, J. & Pinder, H., Dec 2013, In : Materials & Design. 52, p. 514-523 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pozzolan
Mortar
Lime
Compressive strength
Hydraulics
2 Citations (Scopus)
96 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Brick
Mortar
Clay
Earth (planet)
Binders
4 Citations (Scopus)
169 Downloads (Pure)

Experimental investigation of brickwork behaviour under shear, compression and flexure

Wang, J., Heath, A. & Walker, P., 1 Nov 2013, In : Construction and Building Materials. 48, p. 448-456 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Mortar
Compaction
Brick
Shear strength
Numerical models