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  • Richard Ball
2011

Factors affecting the water retaining characteristics of lime and cement mortars in the freshly-mixed state

Ince, C., Carter, M. A., Wilson, M. A., Collier, N. C., El-Turki, A., Ball, R. J. & Allen, G. C., 1 Mar 2011, In : Materials and Structures. 44, 2, p. 509-516 8 p.

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18 Citations (Scopus)
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Impedance spectroscopy measurements to study physio-chemical processes in lime-based composites

Ball, R. J., Allen, G. C., Starrs, G. & McCarter, W. J., 2011, In : Applied Physics A Materials Science & Processing. 105, 3, p. 739-751 13 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)
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Influence of carbonation on the load dependent deformation of hydraulic lime mortars

Ball, R. J., El-Turki, A. & Allen, G. C., 25 Mar 2011, In : Materials Science and Engineering A. 528, 7-8, p. 3193-3199 7 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

The oxidative corrosion of carbide inclusions at the surface of uranium metal during exposure to water vapour

Scott, T. B., Petherbridge, J. R., Harker, N. J., Ball, R. J., Heard, P. J., Glascott, J. & Allen, G. C., 2011, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 195, p. 115-123 9 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Characterisation of lime/metakaolin paste using impedance spectroscopy

Ball, R., Pesce, G. & Bowen, C., 2012, In : Key Engineering Materials. 517, p. 487-494 8 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of binders in the historic lime mortars and plasters from 1A Royal Crescent, Bath

Raw-Rees, S., Pesce, G. L. A., Ball, R. J. & Fodde, E., 2012, In : Journal of the Building Limes Forum. 19, p. 28-37 10 p.

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Dating of Old Lime Based Mixtures with the "Pure Lime Lumps" Technique

Pesce, G. L. A. & Ball, R. J., 9 May 2012, Radiometric Dating. Nawrocka, D. M. (ed.). InTech

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Dithienylthienothiadiazole-based organic dye containing two cyanoacrylic acid anchoring units for dye-sensitized solar cells

Sharma, G. D., Mikroyannidis, J. A., Roy, M. S., Justin Thomas, K. R., Ball, R. & Kurchania, R., 28 Nov 2012, In : RSC Advances. 2, 30, p. 11457-11464 8 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of deoxycholic acid on the performance of liquid electrolyte dye-sensitized solar cells using a perylene monoimide derivative

Sharma, G. D., Kurchania, R., Ball, R. J., Roy, M. S. & Mikroyannidis, J. A., 2012, In : International Journal of Photoenergy. 2012, 983081.

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14 Citations (Scopus)
120 Downloads (Pure)

Effects of dewatering on long term movement characteristics of lime mortars

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

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Identification, extraction, and preparation of reliable lime samples for 14C dating of plasters and mortars with the “pure lime lumps” technique

Pesce, G. L. A., Ball, R. J., Quarta, G. & Calcagnile, L., 2012, In : Radiocarbon. 54, 3-4, p. 933-942 10 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical properties of hydraulic lime mortars

Allen, G. C. & Ball, R., 2012.

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Monitoring hydration in lime - metakaolin composites

Pesce, G. L., Ball, R. J., Bowen, C. R., Kurchania, R. & Bhalla, S., 2012, 32nd Cement & Concrete Science Conference, 17-18 September 2012, Queens University Belfast, Belfast. Russell, M. (ed.). p. 116-121

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Monitoring hydration in lime - metakaolin composites

Pesce, G. L., Ball, R. J., Bowen, C. R., Kurchania, R. & Bhalla, S., 2012, Congress of Innovation on Sustainable Construction (CINCOS'12), 20-22 September 2012, University of Aveiro, Portugal. Ferreira, V. M., Dias, A. B., Afonso, A. S. & de Brito, J. (eds.). p. 319-328

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The application of electrical resistance measurements to water transport in lime–masonry systems

Ball, R. J., Allen, G. C., Carter, M. A., Wilson, M. A., Ince, C. & El-Turki, A., 2012, In : Applied Physics A Materials Science & Processing. 106, p. 669-677 9 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
129 Downloads (Pure)
2013

Consolidation of weathered limestone using nanolime

Pesce, G. L., Morgan, D., Odgers, D., Henry, A., Allen, M. & Ball, R. J., Aug 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Construction Materials. 166, 4, p. 213-228 16 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
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Cosensitization of dye sensitized solar cells with a thiocyanate free Ru dye and a metal free dye containing thienylfluorene conjugation

Sharma, G. D., Singh, S. P., Kurchania, R. & Ball, R. J., 1 Jan 2013, In : RSC Advances. 3, 17, p. 6036-6043 8 p.

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47 Citations (Scopus)

Efficient dye-sensitized solar cells based on cosensitized metal free organic dyes with complementary absorption spectra

Sharma, G. D., Prakash Singh, S., Nagarjuna, P., Mikroyannidis, J. A., Ball, R. J. & Kurchania, R., 1 Jul 2013, In : Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy. 5, 4, 043107.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental (wet and dry) cycling of hydraulic lime mortars

Morgan, R. C. & Ball, R. J., 2013, In : Journal of the Building Limes Forum. 20, p. 21-31 12 p.

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Hydraulic lime mortars: A study of mechanical properties

Ball, R. J. & Allen, G. C., Sep 2013, 33rd Cement & Concrete Science Conference. Barnett, S. (ed.). Portsmouth: University of Portsmouth

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Microstructural changes of lime putty during aging

Margalha, M. G., Silva, A. S., Do Rosário Veiga, M., De Brito, J., Ball, R. J. & Allen, G. C., 1 Oct 2013, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 25, 10, p. 1524-1532 9 p.

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19 Citations (Scopus)

Scanning electrochemical microscopy: using the potentiometric mode of SECM to study the mixed potential arising from two independent redox processes

Serrapede, M., Denuault, G., Sosna, M., Pesce, G. L. & Ball, R. J., 2013, In : Analytical Chemistry. 85, 17, p. 8341-8346 6 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
80 Downloads (Pure)
2014

Alkali-activated binders based on biomass fly ash

Bernal, S. A., Hussein, O. H., Mundra, S., Ball, R., Heath, A. & Provis, J. L., 2014, XIII Encontro da Sociedade Brasileira de Pesquisa em Materiais (SBPMat), Int. > Symposium on Cementitious Materials – ISCM2014, Joao Pessoa, Brazil, September 28 – October 2, 2014. Book of proceedings..

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Biomass fly ash as precursor for alkali-activated materials

Bernal, S. A., Mundra, S., Hussein, O. H., Ball, R., Heath, A. & Provis, J. L., 2014, Workshop in Waste Cementation, Sheffield, UK, September 17 2014. Book of proceeding of 34th Annual Conference on Cement and Concrete Science, Sheffield, UK..

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In situ monitoring of pH changes in concrete and lime mortars

Pesce, G., Ball, R., Serrapede, M. & Denuault, G., 14 Sep 2014, p. 105-108.

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Lime Based Materials in Construction: Experimental investigations for the development and validation of atomic models

Pesce, G., Ball, R., Parker, S. & Grant, R., 2014, The International Conference on Environmentally Friendly Civil Engineering Construction and Materials: Creating and Adapting Sustainable Technologies. Manado: Civil Engineering Department Sam Ratulangi University, p. 29-36 8 p.

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Monitoring hydration in lime-metakaolin composites using electrochemical impedance spectroscopy and nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy

Pesce, G. L., Bowen, C. R., Rocha, J., Sardo, M., Allen, G. C., Walker, P. J., Denuault, G., Serrapede, M. & Ball, R., 30 Jun 2014, In : Clay Minerals. 49, 3, p. 341-358 18 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
49 Downloads (Pure)

Nanostructured Pd hydride microelectrodes: In situ monitoring of pH variations in a porous medium

Serrapede, M., Pesce, G. L., Ball, R. J. & Denuault, G., 17 Jun 2014, In : Analytical Chemistry. 86, 12, p. 5758-5765 8 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
118 Downloads (Pure)

Ocean warming, more than acidification, reduces shell strength in a commercial shellfish species during food limitation

Mackenzie, C., Ormondroyd, G., Curling, S., Ball, R. J., Whiteley, N. & Malham, S., 28 Jan 2014, In : PLoS ONE. 9, 1, p. 1-9 9 p., e86764.

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48 Citations (Scopus)
50 Downloads (Pure)

Paper sludge ash as a precursor for production of alkali-activated materials

Bernal, S., Ball, R., Hussein, O., Heath, A. & Provis, J., 1 Jun 2014, Proceeding of the Second International Conference on Advances in Chemically-Activated Materials (CAM’2014). Changsha, China

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Study of solid/gas phase photocatalytic reactions by electron ionization mass spectrometry

Nuño, M., Ball, R. J. & Bowen, C. R., 1 Aug 2014, In : Journal of Mass Spectrometry. 49, 8, p. 716-726 11 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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Synthesis and characterization of magnetite/polyvinyl alcohol core–shell composite nanoparticles

Kurchania, R., Sawant, S. S. & Ball, R., 15 Oct 2014, In : Journal of the American Ceramic Society. 97, 10, p. 3208–3215 8 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis of Co-doped TiO2 nanostructures for novel photo-catalytic coatings

Giampiccolo, A., Ball, R., Ansell, M. & Maskell, D., 2014.

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The physical, chemical and mechanical properties of eco-materials for passive indoor environmental control

Ferreira Pinto Da Silva, C. F., Maskell, D., Ball, R. & Ansell, M., Oct 2014, p. 367-380. 14 p.

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2015

Atomistic modelling for the construction industry

Pesce, G., Ball, R., Grant, R., Yeandel, S. & Parker, S., 26 Aug 2015.

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Biomass fly ash effect on fresh and hardened state properties of cement based materials

Rajamma, R., Senff, L., Ribeiro, M. J., Labrincha, J. A., Ball, R., Allen, G. C. & Ferreira, V. M., Aug 2015, In : Composites Part B - Engineering. 77, p. 1-9

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44 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of metal free D- (-A)2 organic dye and its application as co-sensitizer along with N719 dye for efficient dye sensitized solar cells

Singh, M., Kurchania, R., Pockett, A., Ball, R., Koukaras, E., Cameron, P. & Sharma, G. D., Apr 2015, In : Indian Journal of Physics.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Combined characterization of the effects of hot/wet aging on a pultruded GFRP plate

Grammatikos, S., Evernden, M. & Ball, R., 2015.

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Effects of hygrothermal aging on pultruded glass fibre reinforced polymers: a complimentary study

Grammatikos, S., Evernden, M. & Ball, R., 2015.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental performance of nano-structured Ca(OH)2/TiO2 photocatalytic coatings for buildings

Nuño, M., Pesce, G. L., Bowen, C. R., Xenophontos, P. & Ball, R. J., Oct 2015, In : Building and Environment. 92, p. 734-742

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18 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental Investigation for the Development and Validation of Atomistic Models in Construction

Pesce, G., Ball, R., Grant, R., Yeandel, S., Parker, S. & Molinari, M., 10 Aug 2015.

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Limeboo: Lime as a Replacement for Cement in Wall-Framing Systems with Bamboo-Guadua (Bahareque Encementado)

Archila Santos, H., Pesce, G., Ansell, M. & Ball, R., 11 Aug 2015.

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New Insights into Potential Capacity of Olivine in Ground Improvement

Fasihnikoutalab, M., Westgate, P., Huat, B. B. K., Asadi, A., Ball, R., Nahazanan, H. & Singh, P., 1 Apr 2015, In : Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering. 20, 8, p. 2137-2148 12 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Photocatalytic activity of electrophoretically deposited (EPD) TiO2 coatings

Nuño, M., Ball, R. J., Bowen, C. R., Kurchania, R. & Sharma, G. D., 1 Jul 2015, In : Journal of Materials Science. 50, 14, p. 4822-4835 14 p.

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22 Citations (Scopus)
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Properties of bio-based insulation materials and their potential impact on indoor air quality

Maskell, D., da Silva, C. F., Mower, K., Cheta, R., Dengel, A., Ball, R., Ansell, M., Walker, P. & Shea, A., 2015. 8 p.

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Quantitative XRD characterisation and gas-phase photocatalytic activity testing for visible-light (indoor applications) of KRONOClean 7000®

Tobaldi, D., Seabra, M., Otero-Irurueta, G., Miguel, Y., Ball, R., Singh, M. K., Pullar, R. C. & Labrincha, J. A., 30 Nov 2015, In : RSC Advances. 124, p. 102911-102918 8 p., 5.

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14 Citations (Scopus)
133 Downloads (Pure)

Radiocarbon dating of lime mortars

Pesce, G. & Ball, R., 18 Sep 2015, p. 15-24. 10 p.

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Structural deformation assessment of glass fibre reinforced polymers subjected to hygrothermal ageing

Grammatikos, S., Ball, R. & Evernden, M., 2015.

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