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Research Output 1972 2020

2020

A Macroelement Approach for the Stability Assessment of Trees

Dattola, G., Ciantia, M., Galli, A., Blyth, L., Zhang, X., Knappett, J., Castellanza, R., Sala, C. & Leung, A., 1 Jan 2020, Geotechnical Research for Land Protection and Development: Proceedings of CNRIG 2019. Calvetti, F., Cotecchia, F., Galli, A. & Jommi, C. (eds.). Switzerland: Springer , Vol. 40. p. 417-426 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering; vol. 40).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Plastics
Soils

An inverse technique for reconstructing ocean’s density stratification from surface data

Kar, S. & Guha, A., 3 Jan 2020, In : Ocean Modelling. 101561.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

internal tide
stratification
ocean
barotropic tide
bottom topography

Biotransformation of struvite by Aspergillus niger: phosphate release and magnesium biomineralization as glushinskite

Suyamud, B., Ferrier, J., Csetenyi, L., Inthorn, D. & Gadd, G. M., 20 Feb 2020, In : Environmental Microbiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

magnesium ammonium phosphate
struvite
biomineralization
Aspergillus niger
biotransformation

Carbonation of loaded RC elements made of different concrete types: Accelerated testing and future predictions

Wang, X-H., Val, D. V., Zheng, L. & Jones, M. R., 30 Jan 2020, In : Construction and Building Materials. 243, 1, p. 1-14 14 p., 118259.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbonation
Reinforced concrete
Concretes
Testing
Portland cement

Dewatering saturated, networked suspensions with a screw press

Eaves, T. S., Paterson, D. T., Hewitt, D. R., Balmforth, N. J. & Martinez, D. M., Feb 2020, In : Journal of Engineering Mathematics. 120, 1, 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dewatering
Axial compression
Fiber Suspension
Rheology
Two phase flow
43 Downloads (Pure)

Implications of volume loss on the seismic response of tunnels in coarse-grained soils

Kampas, G., Knappett, J., Brown, M., Anastasopoulos, I., Nikitas, N. & Fuentes, R., 1 Jan 2020, In : Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology. 95, p. 1-14 14 p., 103127.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Seismic response
seismic response
Tunnels
tunnel
Soils
10 Downloads (Pure)

Incorporating surface roughness into DEM models of crushable soils

Zhang, N., Arroyo, M., Ciantia, M. & Gens, A., 17 Feb 2020, Proceedings of the 5th Itasca Symposium on Applied Numerical Modeling: 2020. Billaux, Hazzard, Nelson & Schöpfer (eds.). Minneapolis, 4 p. 13-07

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

Open Access
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soils
surface roughness
crushing
granular materials
surface roughness effects

Influence of foundation type on seismic response of low-rise structures in liquefiable soil

Qi, S. & Knappett, J., Jan 2020, In : Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. 128, p. 1-13 13 p., 1057862.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seismic response
Liquefaction
earthquakes
seismic response
soil structure
1 Citation (Scopus)
46 Downloads (Pure)

On Lagrangian mechanics and the implicit material point method for large deformation elasto-plasticity

Coombs, W. M., Augarde, C., Brown, M., Brennan, A., Charlton, T., Knappett, J., Motlagh, Y. & Wang, L., 1 Jan 2020, In : Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering. 358, p. 1-32 32 p., 112622.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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plastic properties
Plasticity
Mechanics
mesh
interpolation
4 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Offshore wind turbines
wind turbine
Aerodynamic loads
wind field
Wind power
Open Access
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reinforced concrete
Piles
Reinforced concrete
pile
Soils

Stably stratified exact coherent structures in shear flow: the effect of Prandtl number

Langham, J., Eaves, T. S. & Kerswell, R. R., 10 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 882, 31 p., A10.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prandtl number
Advection
Shear flow
shear flow
Boundary layers

Temperature Effects on the Hydraulic Properties of Unsaturated Sand and Their Influences on Water-Vapor Heat Transport

Leung, A. K., Feng, S., Vitali, D., Ma, L. & Karimzadeh, A. A., 1 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 146, 4, p. 1-8 8 p., 06020003.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydraulic property
temperature effect
Thermal effects
suction
Water vapor
1 Citation (Scopus)

Vade Mecum: Concrete’s future – from prognosis to reality

Hewlett, P. C., Jan 2020, Indian Concrete Journal, 94, 1, p. 66-77 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Concretes
Durability
2019
7 Citations (Scopus)

A crack growth strategy based on moving mesh method and fracture mechanics

Funari, M. F., Lonetti, P. & Spadea, S., Aug 2019, In : Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics. 102, p. 103-115 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Moving Mesh Method
fracture mechanics
Fracture Mechanics
Crack Growth
Fracture mechanics
47 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
soil strength
Soils
Winkler foundation
cohesion
Fibers
3 Citations (Scopus)
51 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Carbonates
Nanoparticles
Fungi
Minerals
Amino Acids

Analysis of sustainable net cage and fluid flows through the review

Zhu, M., Li, S., Liu, T., Sun, R. & Dai, J., 2019, Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Management Science and Engineering Management, 2019. Xu, J., Ahmed, S. E., Cooke, F. L. & Duca, G. (eds.). Switzerland: Springer Verlag, Vol. 2. p. 270-278 9 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 1002).

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

Aquaculture
Flow of fluids
Fluids
Fish
Farms
12 Citations (Scopus)
101 Downloads (Pure)

A numerical model based on ALE formulation to predict crack propagation in sandwich structures

Funari, M. F., Greco, F., Lonetti, P. & Spadea, S., Jan 2019, In : Frattura ed Integrita Strutturale. 13, 47, p. 277-293 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Sandwich structures
Numerical models
Crack propagation
Debonding
Skin

Application of Three-dimensional IGN-2 Equations to Wave Diffraction Problems

Zhao, B., Zhang, T., Duan, W., Ertekin, R. C. & Hayatdavoodi, M., 16 Dec 2019, In : Journal of Ocean Engineering and Marine Energy. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wave diffraction
Diffraction
nonlinear wave
diffraction
prediction

A stable mesh-independent approach for numerical modelling of structured soils at large strains

Monforte, L., Ciantia, M. O., Carbonell, J. M., Arroyo, M. & Gens, A., Dec 2019, In : Computers and Geotechnics. 116, p. 1-13 13 p., 103215.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Constitutive models
Soil cement
Soils
Failure modes
Boundary value problems
27 Downloads (Pure)

Bed load sediment transport and morphological evolution in a degrading uniform sediment channel under unsteady flow hydrographs

Wang, L., Cuthbertson, A., Pender, G. & Zhong, D., Jul 2019, In : Water Resources Research. 55, 7, p. 5431-5452 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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unsteady flow
bedload
hydrograph
sediment transport
sediment

Behaviour of saturated fibre-reinforced sand in centrifuge model tests

Wang, K. & Brennan, A., Oct 2019, In : Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. 125, p. 1-11 11 p., 105749.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

centrifuges
Centrifuges
centrifuge
model test
Sand
31 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Aspergillus niger
Cobalt
Nickel
Biomass
Oxalates
1 Citation (Scopus)
115 Downloads (Pure)

Biotransformation of lanthanum by Aspergillus niger

Kang, X., Csetenyi, L. & Gadd, G., Jan 2019, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 103, 2, p. 981-993 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Lanthanum
Aspergillus niger
Biotransformation
Biomass
Oxalates
24 Downloads (Pure)

Bore pressure on horizontal and vertical surfaces

Liu, J., Hayatdavoodi, M. & Cengiz Ertekin, R., 11 Jan 2019, Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE. Vol. 7a. 10 p. V07AT06A008

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

Open Access
File
Navier Stokes equations
Water
Dams
Boundary conditions
Experiments
31 Downloads (Pure)

Breakage and critical state via DEM

Ciantia, M., O’Sullivan, C., Arroyo, M. & Gens, A., 2019, Proceedings of the XVII ECSMGE-2019 : Geotechnical Engineering foundation of the future. International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, 8 p.

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

Open Access
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sands
inclusions
simulation

Cavitation erosion of glass fibre reinforced polymer composites with unidirectional layup

Guobys, R., Rodriguez, A. & Chernin, L., 15 Nov 2019, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 177, p. 1-12 12 p., 107374.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cavitation corrosion
Glass fibers
Erosion
Polymers
Composite materials

Centrifuge investigations of normal and reverse fault interaction with jack-up rig spudcan foundations

Oakes, K., Brown, M., Knappett, J. & Anastasopoulos, I., 12 Sep 2019. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

reverse fault
centrifuge
normal fault
mitigation
site investigation
127 Downloads (Pure)

Centrifuge testing to verify scaling of offshore pipeline ploughs

Robinson, S., Brown, M., Matsui, H., Brennan, A., Augarde, C. E., Coombs, W. M. & Cortis, M., 14 Nov 2019, In : International Journal of Physical Modelling in Geotechnics. 19, 6, p. 305-317 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Offshore pipelines
Centrifuges
plowing
centrifuge
Testing
2 Citations (Scopus)
113 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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manganese oxides
manganese nodule
Aspergillus niger
manganese oxide
Manganese

Computational simulation of round thermal jets in an ambient cross flow using a large-scale hydrodynamic model

Malcangio, D., Cuthbertson, A., Ben Meftah, M. & Mossa, M., 10 Dec 2019, In : Journal of Hydraulic Research. 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrodynamics
hydrodynamics
body fluid
Body fluids
simulation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Concept design and analysis of wind-tracing floating offshore wind turbines

Li, S., Lamei, A., Hayatdavoodi, M. & Wong, C., 2019, ASME 2019 2nd International Offshore Wind Technical Conference (IOWTC 2019). p. 1-8 8 p. IOWTC2019-7580

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

Offshore wind turbines
Turbines
Wind turbines
Single point mooring
Aerodynamic loads

Concrete strength development and sustainability: The limestone constituent cement effect

El-Moussaoui, M., Dhir, R. K. & Hewlett, P. C., Nov 2019, In : Magazine of Concrete Research. 71, 21, p. 1097-1112 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calcium Carbonate
Limestone
Sustainable development
Cements
Concretes
1 Citation (Scopus)

Corrosion of reinforcement in concrete containing: Wet-stored fly ash

McCarthy, M., Tittle, P. A. J. & Dhir, R., 1 Sep 2019, In : Cement and Concrete Composites. 102, p. 71-83 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal Ash
Fly ash
Reinforcement
Concretes
Corrosion

Craig's Soil Mechanics

Knappett, J. & Craig, R. F., 31 Oct 2019, 9th ed. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. 640 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Soil mechanics
Engineers
Geotechnical engineering
Civil engineering
Students

Cyclic simple shear testing for assessing liquefaction mitigation by fibre reinforcement

Robinson, S., Brennan, A., Knappett, J., Wang, K. & Bengough, G., 19 Jul 2019, Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering for Protection and Development of Environment and Constructions: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, (ICEGE 2019), June 17-20, 2019, Rome, Italy. Silvestri, F. & Moraci, N. (eds.). 1 ed. CRC Press, p. 4728-4735 8 p. (Proceedings in Earth and Geosciences).

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

liquefaction
reinforcement
mitigation
soil
fibre

Desiderata Geotechnica: Halting Steps

Muir Wood, D., 2019, Desiderata Geotechnica. Wu, W. (ed.). Switzerland: Springer Verlag, p. 119-124 6 p. (Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering).

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

Soils
soil
66 Downloads (Pure)

Design of plate and screw anchors in dense sand: failure mechanism, capacity and deformation

Cerfontaine, B., Knappett, J., Brown, M. & Bradsaw, A. S., 25 Jun 2019, 7th International Symposium on Deformation Characteristics of Geomaterials (IS-Glasgow 2019). Tarantino, A. & Ibraim, E. (eds.). 2019 ed. EDP Sciences, Vol. 92. p. 1-6 6 p. 16010. (E3S Web of Conferences; vol. 92).

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

Open Access
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failure mechanism
Anchors
anchor
Sand
Stress concentration
49 Downloads (Pure)

Developing screw piles for offshore renewable energy application

Brown, M., Davidson, C., Cerfontaine, B., Ciantia, M., Knappett, J. & Brennan, A., 7 Dec 2019, First Indian Symposium on Offshore Geotechnics : (ISOG 2019). Bhubaneshwar, 9 p.

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

Open Access
File
Piles
Mammals
Animals
Geometry
Costs

Direct measurement of bed shear stress using adjustable shear plate over a wide range of Froude numbers

Park, J. H., Kim, Y. D., Park, Y. S. & Jung, D. G., Mar 2019, In : Flow Measurement and Instrumentation. 65, p. 122-127 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Froude number
Shear Stress
shear stress
Shear stress
beds

Editorial

Harrison, T., 1 Apr 2019, In : Magazine of Concrete Research. 71, 7, p. 325-326 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

Editorial

Hewlett, P., Jan 2019, In : Magazine of Concrete Research. 71, 1, p. 1 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

Editorial

Ciantia, M. O., Oct 2019, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Geotechnical Engineering. 172, 5, p. 393-395 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Editorial

Hewlett, P. C., 1 Dec 2019, In : Magazine of Concrete Research. 71, 23, p. 1205-1205 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Editorial

Knappett, J. & Thorel, L., Mar 2019, In : International Journal of Physical Modelling in Geotechnics. 19, 2, p. 56-57 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Effect of Different Pre-exposure Loading on Chloride Penetration in Reinforced Concrete Specimens

Wang, X. H. & Zheng, L., Jul 2019, In : International Journal of Civil Engineering. 17, 7, p. 1075-1094 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reinforced concrete
Concretes
Cracks
Seawater
Compaction
14 Downloads (Pure)

Effect of soil deformability on the failure mechanism of shallow plate or screw anchors in sand

Cerfontaine, B., Knappett, J., Brown, M. & Bradsaw, A. S., May 2019, In : Computers and Geotechnics. 109, p. 34-45 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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failure mechanism
Formability
Anchors
anchor
Stress concentration
45 Downloads (Pure)

Explosive instability due to flow over a rippled bottom

Guha, A. & Raj, R., 2019, In : Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics. 26, 3, p. 283-290 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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explosive
ripple
ripples
estuaries
internal waves