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2013
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28 Citations (Scopus)
156 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

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4 Citations (Scopus)
244 Downloads (Pure)

Hygrothermal performance of bio-based insulation materials

Lawrence, M., Shea, A., Walker, P. & De Wilde, P., Aug 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 166, 4, p. 257-263 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Citations (Scopus)
159 Downloads (Pure)

Influence of interfacial material pore structure on the strength of the brick/lime mortar bond

Lawrence, M., Walker, P. & Zhou, Z., 2013, Historic Mortars: Characterisation, Assessment and Repair. Válek, J., Hughes, J. & Groot, C. (eds.). Dordrecht, Germany: Springer, p. 373-381 8 p. (Rilem Bookseries; vol. 7).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Laboratory scale testing of extruded earth masonry units

Maskell, D., Heath, A. & Walker, P., Mar 2013, In : Materials & Design. 45, p. 359-364

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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25 Citations (Scopus)
227 Downloads (Pure)

Structural design for earth buildings

Heath, A. & Walker, P. J., 2013, Research and Applications in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation . Zingoni, A. (ed.). Abingdon, U. K.: CRC Press, p. 1901-1905

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Suitable stabilisation methods for extruded earth masonry

Maskell, D., Heath, A. & Walker, P. J., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

The potential of advanced textiles for fabric formwork

Brennan, J., Pedreschi, R., Walker, P. & Ansell, M., Aug 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 166, 4, p. 229-237 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Ultra-thin topping upgrades for improved serviceability performance

Skinner, J., Harris, R., Paine, K., Walker, P. & Bregulla, J., 2013, In : Advanced Materials Research. 778, p. 673-681 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Characteristics of low density hemp-lime building materials

Hirst, E. A. J., Walker, P., Paine, K. A. & Yates, T., Feb 2012, In : Proceedings of Institution of Civil Engineers, Construction Materials. 165, 1, p. 15-23 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Development and testing of a prototype straw bale house

Wall, K., Walker, P., Gross, C., White, C. & Mander, T., 1 Dec 2012, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 165, 6, p. 377-384 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Drystone retaining walls: ductile engineering structures with tensile strength

McCombie, P. F., Mundell, C., Heath, A. & Walker, P., Dec 2012, In : Engineering Structures. 45, p. 238-243 6 p., JEST4017.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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11 Citations (Scopus)
177 Downloads (Pure)

Durable Structural Extruded Earth Masonry Units

Maskell, D., Heath, A. & Walker, P., 2012, p. 300-303.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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34 Downloads (Pure)

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

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

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28 Citations (Scopus)
150 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluating the barriers to entry for non-conventional building materials

Watson, N., Walker, P., Wylie, A. & Way, C., 1 Jan 2012, Global Thinking in Structural Engineering: Recent Achievements. International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE), p. 254-255 2 p. (Global Thinking in Structural Engineering: Recent Achievements).

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

2 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

97 Citations (Scopus)

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

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17 Citations (Scopus)
171 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

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12 Citations (Scopus)
193 Downloads (Pure)

Low Carbon Renewable Building Materials

Walker, P., 2012

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

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

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16 Citations (Scopus)
156 Downloads (Pure)

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

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

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

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

1 Citation (Scopus)
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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

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

17 Citations (Scopus)

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

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9 Citations (Scopus)
120 Downloads (Pure)
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

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

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13 Citations (Scopus)
138 Downloads (Pure)

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

14 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

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

3 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

3 Citations (Scopus)

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

2009
111 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.

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36 Citations (Scopus)
142 Downloads (Pure)

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

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

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45 Citations (Scopus)
250 Downloads (Pure)

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

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

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20 Citations (Scopus)
149 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

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4 Citations (Scopus)
212 Downloads (Pure)

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

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

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9 Citations (Scopus)
138 Downloads (Pure)