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Research Output 2010 2019

2019
11 Downloads (Pure)

Comparing the moisture permeability of limecrete and concrete floor slabs

Phillips, G., Briggs, K., McCaig, I. & Ball, R., 2019, 5th Historic Mortars Conference . Álvarez, J. I., Fernández, J. M., Navarro, Í., Durán, A. & Sirera, R. (eds.). RILEM, p. 1267-1278 12 p.

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

Open Access
File

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

Macropore structure and permeability of clay fill samples from a historic clay fill earthwork

Muddle, D. M. & Briggs, K. M., 1 Jun 2019, In : Transportation Geotechnics. 19, p. 96-109 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018
56 Downloads (Pure)

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
File
sludge
dewatering
experiment
health and safety
drying

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
1 Citation (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

In situ measurements of near-surface hydraulic conductivity in engineered clay slopes

Dixon, N., Crosby, C., Stirling, R., Hughes, P., Smethurst, J., Briggs, K., Hughes, D., Gunn, D., Hobbs, P., Loveridge, F., Glendinning, S., Dijkstra, T. & Hudson, A., 16 Oct 2018, In : Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology. 52, p. 123-135 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Hydraulic conductivity
in situ measurement
hydraulic conductivity
Clay
clay
2017

Análise de Estabilidade de Muros de Contenção de Alvenaria por Método de Equilíbrio Limite com Verificação com Ensaios de Carga: Conferência Brasileira sobre Estabilidade de Encostas

Translated title of the contribution: Stability Analysis of a Masonry Retaining Wall by a Limit Equilibrium Method with Loading Test VerificationOliveira Mendes, L., Dewsbury, J. & Briggs, K., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Retaining walls
Brick
Sand
Friction
Timber
15 Citations (Scopus)
140 Downloads (Pure)

Failures in transport infrastructure embankments

Briggs, K. M., Loveridge, F. A. & Glendinning, S., 9 Mar 2017, In : Engineering Geology. 219, p. 107-117

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Embankments
embankment
infrastructure
railway
porewater

We make fake poo in a laboratory – to improve sanitation in Bangladesh

Deering, N., Briggs, K., Bryant, L. & Wenk, J., Jul 2017, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
2016
10 Citations (Scopus)
39 Downloads (Pure)

Interpreting the influence of tree root water uptake on the long term hydrology of a clay fill railway embankment

Briggs, K., Smethurst, J., Powrie, W. & O'Brien, T., 31 Dec 2016, In : Transportation Geotechnics. 9, p. 31-48 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Hydrology
Embankments
water uptake
embankment
railway
1 Citation (Scopus)
98 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
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Retaining walls
Infrared imaging
Drilling
Defects
2015
1 Citation (Scopus)

A comparison of numerical modelling techniques to predict the effect of climate on infrastructure slopes

Hughes, D., Karim, M. R., Briggs, K., Glendinning, S., Toll, D., Dijkstra, T., Powrie, W. & Dixon, N., 31 Aug 2015, Geotechnical Engineering for Infrastructure and Development : Proceedings of the XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ECSMGE), 2015. Winter, M. G., Smith, D. M., Eldred, P. J. L. & Toll, D. G. (eds.). Thomas Telford (ICE Publishing), Vol. 7. p. 3663-3668 6 p.

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

infrastructure
climate
modeling
seepage
weather
1 Citation (Scopus)
24 Downloads (Pure)

Advances in the assessment of drystone retaining walls - some case studies

Warren, L., Briggs, K. & McCombie, P., 13 Sep 2015, Proceedings of the XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering: Geotechnical Engineering for Infrastructure and Development. London, U. K.: Thomas Telford (ICE Publishing), p. 3583-3588 6 p.

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

Open Access
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Retaining walls
Infrared imaging
Drilling
Defects
27 Citations (Scopus)
153 Downloads (Pure)

Mechanical and hydrological impacts of tree removal on a clay fill railway embankment

Smethurst, J., Briggs, K., Powrie, W., Ridley, A. & Butcher, D., 1 Nov 2015, In : Geotechnique. 65, 11, p. 869-882 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Embankments
embankment
railway
Clay
fill
8 Citations (Scopus)

Research-informed design, management and maintenance of infrastructure slopes: development of a multi-scalar approach

Glendinning, S., Helm, P. R., Rouainia, M., Stirling, R. A., Asquith, J. D., Hughes, P. N., Toll, D. G., Clarke, D., Powrie, W., Smethurst, J., Hughes, D., Harley, R., Karim, R., Dixon, N., Crosby, C., Chambers, J., Dijkstra, T., Gunn, D., Briggs, K. & Muddle, D., 9 Sep 2015, In : IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science. 26, 1, 012005.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

infrastructure
earthworks
embankment
soil
road
55 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
2014
2 Citations (Scopus)
138 Downloads (Pure)

Modelling the influence of tree removal on embankment slope hydrology

Briggs, K., Smethurst, J. & Powrie, W., 2014, Landslide Science for a Safer Geoenvironment: Vol.1- The International Programme on Landslides (IPL). Sassa, K., Canuti, P. & Yin, Y. (eds.). Springer, p. 241-246 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

File
embankment
hydrology
railway
water uptake
suction
2013
14 Citations (Scopus)
51 Downloads (Pure)

Managing the extent of tree removal from railway earthwork slopes

Briggs, K. M., Smethurst, J. A., Powrie, W., O'Brien, A. S. & Butcher, D. J. E., 1 Dec 2013, In : Ecological Engineering. 61, C, p. 690-696 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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earthworks
railway
Embankments
Soils
Swelling
22 Citations (Scopus)
103 Downloads (Pure)

Wet winter pore pressures in railway embankments

Briggs, K. M., Smethurst, J. A., Powrie, W. & O'Brien, A. S., 20 Feb 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Geotechnical engineering. 166, 5, p. 451-465

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Pore pressure
Embankments
embankment
railway
pore pressure
2010

Charing embankment: climate change impacts on embankment hydrology

Briggs, K., Jun 2010, Ground Engineering Magazine. p. 28-31

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

31 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