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2019

Sensing of damage and repair of cement mortar using electromechanical impedance

Taha, H., Ball, R. & Paine, K., 27 Nov 2019, In : Materials. 12, 23, 3925.

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2014

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

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

2015
2016

Performance of concrete with recycled plastic as a partial replacement for sand

Thorneycroft, J., Savoikar, P., Orr, J. & Ball, R., 4 Jul 2016, CTU Congress. Jones, R. (ed.). Dundee

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

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182 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Optimization of Drilling Resistance Measurement (DRM) user-controlled variables

Dumitrescu, T., Pesce, G. & Ball, R., 1 Dec 2017, In : Materials and Structures. 50, 6, 11 p., 243.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Atomistic modelling for the construction industry

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

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2012

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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2015

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

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

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2012

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

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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13 Citations (Scopus)
124 Downloads (Pure)
2014

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.

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

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
51 Citations (Scopus)
50 Downloads (Pure)
2012

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
2011

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)
2019

Comparing the moisture permeability of limecrete and concrete floor slabs

Phillips, G., Briggs, K., McCaig, I. & Ball, R., 2019, 5th Historic Mortars Conference . Álvarez, J. I., Fernández, J. M., Navarro, Í., Durán, A. & Sirera, R. (eds.). RILEM, p. 1267-1278 12 p.

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

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45 Downloads (Pure)
2013

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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8 Citations (Scopus)
81 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Utilization of Alkali-Activated Olivine in Soil Stabilization and the Effect of Carbonation on Unconfined Compressive Strength and Microstructure

Fasihnikoutalab, M. H., Asadi, A., Unuler, C., Huat, B. K., Ball, R. J. & Pourakbar, S., 30 Jun 2017, In : ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 29, 6, 11 p., 06017002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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17 Citations (Scopus)
25 Downloads (Pure)
2019

Application of Alkali-Activated Palm Oil Fuel Ash Reinforced with Glass Fibers in Soil Stabilization

Abdeldjouad, L., Asadi, A., Ball, R., Nahazanan, H. & Huat, B., 31 Oct 2019, In : Soils and Foundations. 59, 5, p. 1552-1561 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2018

Performance of structural concrete with recycled plastic waste as a partial replacement for sand

Thorneycroft, J., Orr, J., Savoikar, P. & Ball, R., 10 Feb 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 161, p. 63-69 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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30 Citations (Scopus)
57 Downloads (Pure)

Determination of In Situ Esterification Parameters of Citric Acid-Glycerol Based Polymers for Wood Impregnation

Berube, M-A., Schorr, D., Ball, R. J., Landry, V. & Blanchet, P., 1 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Polymers and the Environment. 26, 3, p. 970-979 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
2017

The Effect of Olivine Content and Curing Time on the Strength of Treated Soil in Presence of Potassium Hydroxide

Fasihnikoutalab, M., Pourakbar, S., Ball, R. & Huat, B., 24 Apr 2017, In : International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering. 3, 12, 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)
2012

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

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

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27 Downloads (Pure)
2015

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.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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171 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Bio-based plaster for improved indoor air quality

Maskell, D., Ferreira Pinto Da Silva, C., Mower, K., Cheta, R., Dengel, A., Ball, R., Ansell, M., Thomson, A., Peter, U. & Walker, P., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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141 Downloads (Pure)
2014

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

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

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2016

Chemical and physical characterisation of three NHL 2 binders and the relationship with the mortar properties

Figueiredo, C., Lawrence, M. & Ball, R., 2016, REHABEND 2016 Euro-American Congress: Construction Pathology, Rehabilitation Technology And Heritage Management (6th REHABEND Congress). Villegas, L., Lombillo, I., Blanco, H. & Boffill, Y. (eds.). Santander, Spain, 8 p. C2.2.17

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

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1 Citation (Scopus)
58 Downloads (Pure)
2015
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45 Downloads (Pure)
2018

Fibrous cementitious material development for additive building manufacturing.

Dams, B., Lumlerdwit, K., Shepherd, P. & Ball, R., 10 Sep 2018, Proceedings of the IOMMM 38th Cement and Concrete Science Conference: University of Coventry. Tyrer, M. (ed.). UK, Vol. 38.

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

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8 Downloads (Pure)
2019

Cement-fibre composites for additive building manufacturing

Dams, B., Amornrattanasereegul, N., Shepherd, P. & Ball, R., 9 Sep 2019, Proceedings of the IOMMM 39th Cement and Concrete Science Conference: University of Bath. UK, Vol. 39. p. 14-18 5 p.

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2012

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)
2015

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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60 Downloads (Pure)
2016

An experimental and computational study to resolve the composition of dolomitic lime

Grant, J., Pesce, G. L., Ball, R. J., Molinari, M. & Parker, S. C., 2016, In : RSC Advances. 6, 19, p. 16066-16072 7 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
106 Downloads (Pure)
2015

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.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2013

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

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

2014

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.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
2013

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 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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2016
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2017

Phase Transformations and Ion Exchange During Early Age Carbonation

Pesce, G., Fletcher, I., Grant, R., Parker, S., Molinari, M. & Ball, R., 11 Sep 2017, p. 199-202.

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33 Downloads (Pure)
2019

A Study of PZT Sensors for Crack Detection in Reinforced Concrete

Tzoura, E., Vine, R., Ball, R. & Paine, K., 9 Sep 2019, 39th Cement and Concrete Science Conference. Ball, R., Dams, B., Ferrandiz-Mas, V., Ke, X., Paine, K., Tyrer, M. & Walker, P. (eds.). p. 99-102 4 p. 030

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

2016

Experimental and computational study of the dissolution mechanism of Portlandite nano-crystals

Pesce, G., Molinari, M., Grant, R., Parker, S. & Ball, R., 22 Jun 2016, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Non-linear response of environmentally aged polymer composites: a physicochemical and mechanical study

Grammatikos, S. A., Evernden, M. & Ball, R. J., 2016, ECCM 2016 - Proceeding of the 17th European Conference on Composite Materials. European Society for Composite Materials

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

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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18 Citations (Scopus)
110 Downloads (Pure)
2020

Utilisation of waste marble dust for improved durability and cost efficiency of pozzolanic concrete

Ince, C., Hamza, A., Derogar, S. & Ball, R., 16 Jun 2020, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 270, 61 p., 122213.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Soil reinforcement through addition and subsequent carbonation of wollasonite microfibres

Pourakbar, S., Fasihnikoutalab, M., Ball, R., Cristelo, N. & Huat, B., 1 Dec 2017, In : Geosynthetics International. 24, 6, p. 554-564 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
32 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Efficiency enhancement in dye sensitized solar cells through step wise cosensitization of TiO2 electrode with N719 and metal free dye

Singh, M., Kurchania, R., Ball, R. J. & Sharma, G. D., 14 Oct 2016, In : Indian Journal of Pure & Applied Physics. 54, p. 656-664

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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72 Citations (Scopus)
33 Downloads (Pure)
2012

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)
122 Downloads (Pure)
2015

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)
91 Downloads (Pure)