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Research Output 1985 2019

2012

Editorial

Walker, P., Oct 2012, In : Proceedings of Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 165, 5, p. 261-262 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effects of dewatering on long term movement characteristics of lime mortars

Kioy, S., Walker, P., Ball, R., Fodde, E., Peter, U. & Lesueur, D., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

23 Citations (Scopus)
80 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluating shear test methods for stabilised rammed earth

Cheah, J. S. J., Walker, P., Heath, A. & Morgan, T. K. K. B., Dec 2012, In : Proceedings of Institution of Civil Engineers, Construction Materials. 165, 6, p. 325-334 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Shear strength
Earth (planet)
Flax
Compressive strength
Ductility
83 Citations (Scopus)

Hygrothermal performance of an experimental hemp-lime building

Shea, A., Lawrence, M. & Walker, P., Nov 2012, In : Construction and Building Materials. 36, p. 270-275 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hemp
Cannabis
Lime
Carbon
Fertilizers
17 Citations (Scopus)
84 Downloads (Pure)

Hygrothermal performance of an experimental hemp-lime building

Lawrence, M., Fodde, E., Paine, K. & Walker, P., 2012, In : Key Engineering Materials. 517, p. 413-421 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Hemp
Cannabis
Lime
Carbon
Fertilizers
11 Citations (Scopus)
95 Downloads (Pure)

Low carbon construction using Guadua Bamboo in Colombia

Archila Santos, H. F., Ansell, M. P. & Walker, P., 2012, In : Key Engineering Materials. 517, p. 127-134 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Open Access
File
Bamboo
Carbon
Durability
Carbon Monoxide
Standardization

Low Carbon Renewable Building Materials

Walker, P., 2012

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

carbon
14 Citations (Scopus)
110 Downloads (Pure)

Modern earth masonry: Structural properties and structural design

Heath, A., Maskell, D., Walker, P., Lawrence, M. & Fourie, C., Apr 2012, In : The Structural Engineer. 90, 4, p. 38-44 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Structural design
Structural properties
Earth (planet)
Masonry construction
Forms (concrete)
1 Citation (Scopus)

Render induced cracking of earth masonry

Heath, A., Walker, P., Jaquin, P. & Lawrence, M., Sep 2012, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-Structures and Buildings. 165, 8, p. 435-442

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Moisture
Earth (planet)
Timber
Environmental impact
Residual stresses

Structural enhancement of timber stud framing using renewable insulation materials

Gross, C., Harris, R., Walker, P. & Pritchett, I., 2012, p. 287-294. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Hemp
Timber
Insulation
Lime
Carbon

Structural evaluation of a novel solution for sustainable masonry construction

Molesworth, I., Walker, P. & Fodde, E., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Sustainable architecture and building materials with low environmental impact

Walker, P., 2012

Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

Environmental impact
Construction industry
1 Citation (Scopus)

The Characterisation of Connectors for the Upgrade of Timber Floors with Thin Structural Toppings

Skinner, J., Harris, R., Paine, K., Walker, P. & Bregula, J., 2012, p. 168-175. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Timber
Damping
Stiffness
24 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
masonry
compressive strength
clay
carbon emission
environmental impact

The effect of stabilisation on humidity buffering of earth walls

Mcgregor, F., Heath, A., Ayre, G., Fodde, E. & Walker, P., Oct 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2011

BRE and University of Bath: Low impact materials case studies and information papers

Walker, P., 2011

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

construction industry
masonry
research work
insulation
straw
16 Citations (Scopus)

Development of a cost effective probe for the long term monitoring of straw bale buildings

Carfrae, J., De Wilde, P., Littlewood, J., Goodhew, S. & Walker, P., Jan 2011, In : Building and Environment. 46, 1, p. 156-164 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Straw
chamber
straw
building
probe
9 Citations (Scopus)
69 Downloads (Pure)

Development of all-wood connections with plywood flitch plate and oak pegs

Chang, W-S., Thomson, A., Harris, R., Walker, P. & Shanks, J., Apr 2011, In : Advances in Structural Engineering. 14, 2, p. 123-132 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Plywood
Wood
Failure modes
Stiffness
2010

A multidisciplinary study assessing the properties of Douglas-fir grown in the South West region of the United Kingdom

Bawcombe, J., Harris, R., Walker, P. & Ansell, M., 2010, p. 1548-1552. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Forestry
Bending tests
Timber
Wood
Stiffness
13 Citations (Scopus)
79 Downloads (Pure)

Behaviour of drystone retaining structures

Mundell, C., McCombie, P. F., Heath, A., Harkness, J. & Walker, P., 1 Feb 2010, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-Structures and Buildings. 163, 1, p. 3-12 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Retaining walls
Testing
11 Citations (Scopus)

Characterisation of low density hemp-lime composite building materials under compression loading

Hirst, E., Walker, P., Paine, K. & Yates, T., 28 Jun 2010, p. 1395-1406. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

3 Citations (Scopus)

Development of a novel binder for mortar for unfired clay bricks

Lawrence, M., Heath, A. & Walker, P., 2010, 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies. p. 755-765 11 p.

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

Brick
Mortar
Binders
Clay
Innovation
3 Citations (Scopus)

Development of non-metallic timber connections for contemporary applications

Thomson, A., Harris, R., Ansell, M. & Walker, P., 2010, p. 2995-3002. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Timber
Glass fiber reinforced plastics
Veneers
Quality control
Corrosion resistance

Dynamic simulation and full-scale testing of a pre-fabricated straw-bale house

Shea, A., Beadle, K. & Walker, P., Dec 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

3 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental performance of non-metallic mechanically fastened timber connections

Thomson, A., Harris, R., Ansell, M. & Walker, P., 7 Sep 2010, In : The Structural Engineer. 88, 17, p. 25-32 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Timber
Fabrication
Veneers
Fasteners
Thermosets

Sustainable masonry constructions: Initial structural tests of brick and hemp-lime composite walls

Molesworth, I. & Walker, P., 2010, In : Mauerwerk. 14, 3, p. 161-166 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Masonry construction
Hemp
Brick
Lime
Composite materials
2009
78 Downloads (Pure)
File
31 Citations (Scopus)
80 Downloads (Pure)

Compressive strength of extruded unfired clay masonry units

Heath, A., Walker, P., Fourie, C. & Lawrence, M., Aug 2009, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 162, 3, p. 105-112 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Compressive strength
Clay
Brick
Atmospheric humidity
Moisture

Contemporary metal free dowel connections for timber structures

Thomson, A., Harris, R., Walker, P., Ansell, M. & Chang, W. S., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

36 Citations (Scopus)
165 Downloads (Pure)

Determining moisture levels in straw bale construction

Lawrence, M., Heath, A. & Walker, P., Aug 2009, In : Construction and Building Materials. 23, 8, p. 2763-2768 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Straw
Moisture
Condition monitoring
Insulation
Atmospheric humidity

Drystone retaining walls: From full-scale testing to construction requirements

Mundell, C., McCombie, P., Heath, A. & Walker, P., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

retaining wall
toppling
analysis
test
project
20 Citations (Scopus)
85 Downloads (Pure)

Limit-equilibrium assessment of drystone retaining structures.

Mundell, C., McCombie, P. F., Bailey, C., Heath, A. & Walker, P., 1 Aug 2009, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Geotechnical engineering. 162, 4, p. 203-212 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Retaining walls
retaining wall
prediction
programme
test
4 Citations (Scopus)
110 Downloads (Pure)

Monitoring of the Moisture Content of Straw Bale Walls

Lawrence, M., Heath, A. & Walker, P., 24 Dec 2009, Sustainability in Energy and Buildings: Proceedings of the International Conference in Sustainability in Energy and Buildings (SEB'09). Howlett, R. J., Lakhmi, C. J. & Shaun, H. L. (eds.). Berlin Heidelberg: Springer, Vol. Part 3. p. 155-164 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

File

Optimization of the all-wood pegged beam-to-beam timber connections

Chang, W. S., Thomson, A., Walker, P. & Harris, R., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

8 Citations (Scopus)
77 Downloads (Pure)

Racking shear resistance of prefabricated straw-bale panels

Lawrence, M., Drinkwater, L., Heath, A. & Walker, P., 1 Aug 2009, In : Proceedings of the Institute of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 162, 3, p. 133-138 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Bearings (structural)
Straw
Carbon

Recycling of rubber waste into cementitious composites

Panzera, T. H., Strecker, K., Assis, M. A. O., Paine, K. A. & Walker, P., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

43 Downloads (Pure)

The compressive strength of modern earth masonry

Heath, A., Lawrence, M., Walker, P. & Fourie, C., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
Compressive strength
Clay
Earth (planet)
Brick
Strength of materials
34 Downloads (Pure)
File
straw
weather
mortar
relative humidity
moisture content
2008
2 Citations (Scopus)

Development of rational guidelines for traditional joints in oak frame

Shanks, J., Walker, P. & Harris, R., 2008.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Erosion characteristics of rammed earth

Thomson, A., Pope, D. & Walker, P., 2008, p. 38-46. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Flexural bond strength development of brickwork using natural hydraulic lime (NHL) mortar

Zhou, Z., Walker, P. & D'Ayala, D., 2008.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Growing your own building: Developments in straw and hemp construction

Walker, P., Nov 2008.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Hemp Lime Construction: a guide to building with hemp lime composites

Bevan, R., Woolley, T., Pritchett, I., Carpenter, R., Walker, P. & Duckett, M., 2008, London: BRE Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Influence of materials on mortar and bond strength of hydraulic lime mortared brickwork

Zhou, Z., Walker, P. & D'Ayala, D., 2008, p. 89-95. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Large Scale Testing of Drystone Retaining Walls

Mundell, C., Mccombie, P., Heath, A., Harkness, J., Walker, P., D'Ayala, D. F. (ed.) & Fodde, E. (ed.), 2008, p. 781-787. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

retaining wall
instrumentation
23 Citations (Scopus)

Microstructural design of materials for aerostatic bearings

Panzera, T. H., Rubio, J. C., Bowen, C. R. & Walker, P. J., Aug 2008, In : Cement & Concrete Composites. 30, 7, p. 649-660 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
Silicon Dioxide
Composite materials
Silica
Compaction

Modern innovations in unfired clay masonry in the UK

Walker, P., Heath, A. & Lawrence, R. M. H., 1 Feb 2008.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Brick
Clay
Innovation
Mortar
2 Citations (Scopus)

Modern innovations with unfired clay masonry

Lawrence, M., Heath, A. & Walker, P., 2008, p. 23-29. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Mortars for thin unfired clay masonry walls

Lawrence, R. M. H., Heath, A. C. & Walker, P., 2008, p. 66-73. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper