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I'm a structural engineer and researcher interested in efficient and sustainable use of materials in buildings.
My specific areas of research include:
- Decarbonising construction
- Efficiency and optimisation of building structures
- Innovative low-carbon building materials & methods
- Sustainable re-use of existing buildings and components
- Life cycle assessment and embodied carbon
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Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals
In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):
- Embodied carbon
- Structural engineering
- Structural optimisation
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1/04/19 → 31/03/24
Project: Research council
2/01/23 → 28/07/23
Project: Research council
Drewniok, M., Azevedo, J., Dunant, C., Allwood, J., Cullen, J., Ibell, T. & Hawkins, W., 31 Oct 2023, In: Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 197, 10 p., 107056.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen Access
Drewniok, M., Dunant, C. F., Allwood, J., Ibell, T. & Hawkins, W., 31 Mar 2023, In: Ecological Economics. 205, 12 p., 107725.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile4 Citations (SciVal)59 Downloads (Pure)
Abushama, K., Hawkins, W., Pelecanos, L. & Ibell, T., 23 Mar 2023, Proceedings of the 25th Young Researchers Conference. London: Institution of Structural Engineers, Vol. 1. p. 52 53 p. 18
Research output: Chapter or section in a book/report/conference proceeding › Chapter in a published conference proceedingFile49 Downloads (Pure)
Abushama, K., Hawkins, W., Pelecanos, L. & Ibell, T., 29 Jun 2023, The International fib Symposium on the Conceptual Design of Concrete Structures. fib. The International Federation for Structural Concrete, p. 53-62 (fib Symposium).
Research output: Chapter or section in a book/report/conference proceeding › Chapter in a published conference proceeding
What really matters in multi-storey building design? A simultaneous sensitivity study of embodied carbon, construction cost, and operational energyGauch, H., Dunant, C. F., Hawkins, W. & Cabrera Serrenho, A., 1 Mar 2023, In: Applied Energy. 333, 14 p., 120585.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen Access6 Citations (SciVal)
Marsh, A. (Creator), Chaliasou, N. (Creator), Coley, D. (Project Leader), Cortes Paez, E. C. (Creator), Deering, N. (Creator), Gleed, F. (Creator), Gunawardena, K. (Creator), Hawkins, W. (Creator), Hughes, C. (Creator), Hussain, A. (Creator) & Peacock, O. (Project Member), University of Bath, 2017
Dataset for "Rational whole-life carbon assessment using a dynamic climate model: Comparison of a concrete, steel and timber building structure"