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Research Output 1985 2019

2008
9 Citations (Scopus)

Strength characteristics of hydraulic lime mortared brickwork

Zhou, Z., Walker, P. & D'Ayala, D., 1 Nov 2008, In : Proceedings of Institution of Civil Engineers, Construction Materials. 161, 4, p. 139-146 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mortar
Lime
Bending strength
Hand tools
Hydraulics
66 Citations (Scopus)

Structural capacity of rammed earth in compression

Maniatidis, V. & Walker, P., Mar 2008, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 20, 3, p. 230-238 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Earth (planet)
Axial compression
Struts
Structural design
Analytical models
2 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of the water/lime ratio on the structural characteristics of air lime mortars

Lawrence, R. M. H. & Walker, P., 2008, Structural Analysis of Historic Construction: Preserving Safety and Significance. Proceedings of the VI International Conference on Structural Analysis of Historic Construction, SAHC08, 2-4 July 2008, Bath, United Kingdom. D'Ayala, D. F. & Fodde, E. (eds.). London: Taylor and Francis, p. 885-889 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mortar
Lime
Air
Water
Cements
18 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
1975 Downloads (Pure)

The structural performance of traditional oak tension and scarf joints

Hirst, E., Brett, A., Thomson, A., Walker, P. & Harris, R., 2008.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
2 Citations (Scopus)

Totnes eco house: Interaction between design and in-situ monitoring

Carfrae, J., De Wilde, P., Goodhew, S., Walker, P. & Littlewood, J., 2008, PLEA 2008 - Towards Zero Energy Building: 25th PLEA International Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture, Conference Proceedings. 6 p.

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

Monitoring
Straw
Timber
Wool
Paint
2007
151 Citations (Scopus)

Compressive strength testing of compressed earth blocks

Morel, J. C., Pkla, A. & Walker, P., Feb 2007, In : Construction and Building Materials. 21, p. 303--309 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

85 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of carbonation on the pore structure of non-hydraulic lime mortars

Lawrence, R. M. H., Mays, T., Rigby, S., Walker, P. & D'Ayala, D., Jun 2007, In : Cement and Concrete Research. 37, 7, p. 1059-1069 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbonation
Pore structure
Mortar
Lime
Calcium Carbonate

Improving the Bond Strength of Unfired Clay Masonry

Heath, A., Walker, P. & Burt, J., Aug 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Mechanical and Thermal Characteristics of Rammed Earth

Maniatidis, V., Walker, P., Heath, A. & Hayward, S., Aug 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

19 Citations (Scopus)

Plane strain numerical model for drystone retaining walls

Walker, P., McCombie, P. & Claxton, M., Apr 2007, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Geotechnical engineering. 160, 2, p. 97-103 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Retaining walls
plane strain
retaining wall
Numerical models
Materials properties

Testing and analysis of a traditional oak frame

Hill, T., Shanks, J., Stott, J. & Walker, P., Feb 2007, In : ICE Proceedings Structures & Buildings. SB1, p. 23 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

The good old ways

Walker, P., Jan 2007, In : Materials World. 15, p. 27--29 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006
40 Citations (Scopus)

Determination of carbonation profiles in non-hydraulic lime mortars using thermogravimetric analysis

Lawrence, R. M. H., Mays, T. J., Walker, P. & D'Ayala, D., 2006, In : Thermochimica Acta. 444, 2, p. 179-189 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbonation
calcium oxides
Mortar
Lime
Thermogravimetric analysis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Lateral strength of green oak frames: physical testing and modelling

Shanks, J. D. & Walker, P., Sep 2006, In : The Structural Engineer. 84, p. 34--38 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microstructural design of materials for aerostatic bearings

Panzera, T., Bowen, C. & Walker, P., Apr 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Mud & straw: are eco-materials a realistic alternative?

Walker, P., Apr 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

3 Citations (Scopus)
3 Citations (Scopus)

Study of round-wood timber-limecrete composite panels

Hodsdon, T. & Walker, P., Aug 2006, In : Structural Engineering International. 16, p. 245--251 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
calcium oxides
Mortar
Carbonation
heating
Heating rate
2005
18 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental performance of mortice and tenon connections in green oak

Shanks, J. D. & Walker, P., Sep 2005, In : The Structural Engineer. 83, p. 40--45 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Henequen fibres for reinforcement of unfired earth blocks

Gonzalez Murillo, C., Ansell, M. & Walker, P., 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Modern unfired clay building materials

Walker, P., Nov 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Rammed earth: design and construction guidelines

Walker, P., Keable, R., Martin, J. & Maniatidis, V., 2005, IHS BRE. 146 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Rammed Earth In The UK - Recent Developments and Future Prospects

Walker, P., Nov 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

35 Citations (Scopus)

Rigid block distinct element modeling of dry-stone retaining walls in plane-strain

Claxton, M., Hart, R. A., McCombie, P. F. & Walker, P., Mar 2005, In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 131, 3, p. 381-389 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Retaining walls
plane strain
retaining wall
Numerical models
masonry

Stabilised Mud Blocks : Problems, Prospects

Reddy, B. V. V. & Walker, P., 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2004

Current developments in low carbon building materials in the UK

Walker, P., 2004.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Development of a direct tensile test for compacted earth blocks reinforced with natural fibres

Mesbah, A., Morel, J. C., Ghavami, K. & Walker, P., 2004, In : ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 16, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rammed earth: a natural option for walling

Walker, P. & Maniatidis, V., Feb 2004, In : Civil Engineering Magazine, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers. p. 5+

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

86 Citations (Scopus)

Strength and erosion characteristics of earth blocks and earth block masonry

Walker, P. J., Sep 2004, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 16, p. 497--506 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Testing of traditional connections in green oak carpentry

Shanks, J. & Walker, P., 2004.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Timber
Stiffness
Specifications
Testing
2003

A Review of Rammed Earth Construction

Maniatidis, V. & Walker, P., May 2003.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Durability of stabilised mud block buildings in Southern India

Reddy, B. V. V., Williams, T. & Walker, P., 2003.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Review of structural design procedures for earth buildings

Walker, P., 2003.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

6 Citations (Scopus)

Survey of building sands in Australia

Grant, R. G. & Walker, P., 2003, In : Construction and Building Materials,. 17, 4, p. 231-240 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The properties of a soil from Southwest England and its influence on the behaviour of rammed earth

Clark, D. & Walker, P., 2003.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

UK National Guidelines for Rammed Earth

Maniatidis, V. & Walker, P., 2003.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2002

A Non-Conventional Building Materials Course for Undergraduate Engineers

Walker, P., 2002.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Reinforced Composite Rammed Earth in Flexure

Walker, P. & Dobson, S., 2002.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

The Australian Earth Building Handbook

Walker, P., 2002, The Australian Earth Building Handbook. SAI Global Limited

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2001
219 Citations (Scopus)

Building houses with local materials: a means to drastically reduce the environmental impact of construction

Morel, J. C., Mesbah, A., Oggero, M. & Walker, P., Dec 2001, In : Building and Environment. 36, 10, p. 1119-1126 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Environmental impact
environmental impact
energy
residential building
new building

Distinct Element Modelling of Masonry Retaining Walls

Walker, P., Hart, R. & Claxton, M., 2001.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

13 Citations (Scopus)

Pullout tests on deformed and plain rebars in cement stabilized rammed earth

Walker, P. & Dobson, S., 2001, In : ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 13, 4, p. 291-297 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2000

An example of houses built with local materials to reduce the environmental impact of construction

Walker, P., Morel, J. C., Mesbah, A. & Oggero, M., 2000, p. 356-364. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Case for Compressed Earth Block Construction

Walker, P., Reddy, B. V. V., Morel, J. C. & Mesbah, A., 2000, p. 27-35. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Experimental studies on the compressive strength testing of compressed earth blocks

Walker, P., 2000, p. 1929. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Outline of dry-stone retaining wall construction in Britain and France

Walker, P., Morel, J. C. & Villemus, B., 2000, p. 1909-1927. 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Review and Experimental Comparison of Erosion Tests for Earth Blocks

Walker, P., 2000, p. 176-181. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Strength and Durability Testing of Earth Blocks

Walker, P., 2000, p. 110-118. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper