Brennan, Andrew

Dr

  • United Kingdom

  • 390 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
20022020

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2020

A Finite Element approach for determining the full load-displacement relationship of axially-loaded shallow screw anchors, incorporating installation effects

Cerfontaine, B., Knappett, J., Brown, M., Davidson, C., Al-Baghdadi, T., Sharif, Y., Brennan, A., Augarde, C., Coombs, W. M., Wang, L., Blake, A., Richards, D. J. & Ball, J. D., 30 Jun 2020, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal.

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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.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
81 Downloads (Pure)
2019

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.

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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.

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Cyclic simple shear testing for assessing liquefaction mitigation by fibre reinforcement

Robinson, S., Brennan, A., Knappett, J., Wang, K. & Bengough, G., 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. London: CRC Press, p. 4728-4735 8 p. (Proceedings in Earth and Geosciences).

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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: Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar, 9 p.

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Investigation into the effect of plough share leading edge geometry on cable plough performance

Matsui, H., Robinson, S., Brown, M., Brennan, A., Augarde, C. & Coombs, W. M., 14 Oct 2019, Proceedings of the 16th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society, 4 p. JGS-045

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ISSPEA 2019: 1st International Symposium on Screw Piles for Energy Applications

Davidson, C. (ed.), Brown, M. (ed.), Knappett, J. (ed.), Brennan, A. (ed.), Augarde, C. (ed.), Coombs, W. (ed.), Wang, L. (ed.), Richards, D. (ed.), White, D. (ed.) & Blake, A. (ed.), 27 May 2019, Dundee: University of Dundee. 121 p.

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Observations from the EEFIT-TDMRC Mission to Sulawesi, Indonesia to Investigate the 28th September 2018 Central Sulawesi Earthquake

Lagesse, R., Rossetto, T., Raby, A., Brennan, A., Robertson, D., Adhikari, R. K., Rezki-Hr, M., Meilianda, E., Idris, Y., Rusdy, I. & Kumala, I. D., 29 Sep 2019, SECED 2019 Proceedings. United Kingdom: Society for Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics, p. 1-10 10 p. 5.6

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On implementation aspects of implicit MPM for 3D analysis

Wang, L., Cortis, M., Coombs, W. M., Augarde, C., Brown, M., Knappett, J., Brennan, A., Davidson, C., Richards, D. & Blake, A., 10 Jan 2019, 2nd International Conference on the Material Point Method (MPM2019). Anura3D, p. 97-102 6 p.

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On the use of domain-based material point methods for problems involving large distortion

Wang, L., Coombs, W. M., Augarde, C. E., Cortis, M., Charlton, T. J., Brown, M., Knappett, J., Brennan, A., Davidson, C., Richards, D. & Blake, A., 1 Oct 2019, In : Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering. 355, p. 1003-1025 23 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
88 Downloads (Pure)

Physical Modelling of Laterally Spreading Soil with and without Plant Root Analogues

Wang, K., Brennan, A., Robinson, S., Knappett, J. & Bengough, G., 29 Sep 2019, SECED 2019 Proceedings. United Kingdom: Society for Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics, p. 1-9 9 p. 12.5

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Physical modelling of screw piles for offshore wind energy foundations

Brown, M., Davidson, C., Brennan, A., Knappett, J., Cerfontaine, B. & Sharif, Y., 27 May 2019, p. 31-38.

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Seismic Response of Wind Turbines on Caisson-Type Foundations in Soft Clay

Brennan, A. J. & Mrema, W., 29 Sep 2019, SECED 2019 Proceedings. United Kingdom: Society for Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics, p. 1-10 10 p. 16.4

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Serviceability of soil nailed walls in dynamic centrifuge tests

Ghadamgahi, A., Baziar, M. & Brennan, A., 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. London: CRC Press, p. 2616-2623 8 p. (Proceedings in Earth and Geosciences).

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2018

A modified CPT based installation torque prediction for large screw piles in sand

Davidson, C., Al-Baghdadi, T., Brown, M., Brennan, A., Knappett, J., Augarde, C., Coombs, W., Wang, L., Richards, D., Blake, A. & Ball, J., 13 Jun 2018, Cone Penetration Testing 2018: Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Cone Penetration Testing. Hicks, M. A., Pisanò, F. & Peuchen, J. (eds.). 1 ed. CRC Press, p. 255-261 7 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
58 Downloads (Pure)

Centrifuge modelling of remediation of liquefaction-induced pipeline uplift using root systems

Wang, K., Brennan, A., Knappett, J., Robinson, S. & Bengough, A., 24 Oct 2018, Physical Modelling in Geotechnics: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG 2018), July 17-20, 2018, London, United Kingdom. McNamara, A., Divall, S., Goodey, R., Taylor, N., Stallebrass, S. & Panchal, J. (eds.). 1 ed. London: CRC Press, Vol. 2. p. 1265-1270 6 p.

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Centrifuge modelling of screw piles for offshore wind energy foundations

Davidson, C., Al-Baghdadi, T., Brown, M., Knappett, J., Brennan, A., Augarde, C. E., Wang, L., Coombs, W. M., Richards, D. & Blake, A., 24 Oct 2018, Physical Modelling in Geotechnics: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG 2018), July 17-20, 2018, London, United Kingdom. McNamara, A., Divall, S. & Goodey, R. (eds.). 1 ed. Taylor & Francis, p. 695-700 6 p.

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Development of a series of 2D backfill ploughing physical models for pipelines and cables

Bizzotto, T., Brown, M., Brennan, A., Powell, T. & Chandler, H. W., Jul 2018, Physical Modelling in Geotechnics: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG 2018), July 17-20, 2018, London, United Kingdom. McNamara, A., Divall, S. & Goodey, R. (eds.). 1 ed. Taylor & Francis, p. 553-558 4 p.

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Imposition of essential boundary conditions in the material point method

Cortis, M., Coombs, W. M., Augarde, C. E., Brown, M., Brennan, A. & Robinson, S., 6 Jan 2018, In : International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering. 113, 1, p. 130-152 23 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
174 Downloads (Pure)

Issues with the Material Point Method for geotechnical modelling, and how to address them

Augarde, C., Bing, Y., Charlton, T., Coombs, W. M., Brown, M., Brennan, A. & Robinson, S., Jun 2018, p. 593-601.

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On the use of the material point method to model problems involving large rotational deformation

Wang, L., Coombs, W. M., Augarde, C. E., Brown, M., Knappett, J., Brennan, A., Davidson, C., Blake, A. & Richards, D., Jun 2018, 9th NUMGE Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering. 1 ed. Taylor & Francis, p. 585-592

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2017

CPT Based Design Procedure for Installation Torque Prediction for Screw Piles Installed in Sand

Al-Baghdadi, T., Davidson, C., Brown, M., Knappett, J., Brennan, A., Augarde, C. E., Coombs, W. M., Wang, L., Richards, D. & Blake, A., 12 Sep 2017, Offshore Site Investigation and Geotechnics: Smarter Solutions for Future Offshore Developments: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference, held 12–14 September 2017 at the Royal Geographical Society, London. Society for Underwater Technology, Vol. 1-2. p. 346-353

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Decommissioning of offshore piles using vibration

Davidson, C., Brown, M., Brennan, A. & Knappett, J., 2017, Proceedings of the 27th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference, ISOPE 2017. Chung, J. S. & Wang, H. H. (eds.). United States: International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers, Vol. 2. p. 666-673 8 p. (Proceedings of the International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference; vol. 2).

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Improvement of Seabed Cable Plough Tow Force Prediction Models

Robinson, S., Brown, M., Brennan, A., Cortis, M., Augarde, C. E. & Coombs, W. M., 12 Sep 2017, Offshore Site Investigation and Geotechnics: Smarter Solutions for Future Offshore Developments: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference, held 12–14 September 2017 at the Royal Geographical Society, London. Society for Underwater Technology, Vol. 1-2. p. 914-921

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Modelling of Pipeline and Cable Flotation conditions

Bizzotto, T., Brown, M., Brennan, A., Powell, T. & Chandler, H. W., 12 Sep 2017, Offshore Site Investigation and Geotechnics: Smarter Solutions for Future Offshore Developments: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference, held 12–14 September 2017 at the Royal Geographical Society, London. Society for Underwater Technology, Vol. 1-2. p. 865-871

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Modelling Screwpile Installation Using the MPM

Wang, L., Coombs, W. M., Augarde, C. E., Brown, M., Knappett, J., Brennan, A., Richards, D. & Blake, A., 2017, In : Procedia Engineering. 175, p. 124-132 9 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
163 Downloads (Pure)

Modelling Seabed Ploughing Using the Material Point Method

Cortis, M., Coombs, W. M., Augarde, C. E., Robinson, S., Brown, M. & Brennan, A., 2017, In : Procedia Engineering. 175, p. 1-7 7 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Model Testing of Recovery Loads for Decommissioning Skirted Subsea Structures

Brennan, A., Brown, M., Knappett, J., McMillan, C., Aldaikh, H., Small, A. A. & Morrow, D., 12 Sep 2017, Offshore Site Investigation and Geotechnics: Smarter Solutions for Future Offshore Developments: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference, held 12–14 September 2017 at the Royal Geographical Society, London. Society for Underwater Technology, Vol. 1-2. p. 749-756

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Rocking and uplift of a shallow wind turbine foundation

Hawkswood, R., Mitrani, H., Rouainia, M. & Brennan, A., 2017, Proceedings of the 2nd World Congress on Civil, Structural, and Environmental Engineering, CSEE 2017. Avestia Publishing, 2 p. icgre 130

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Stability of scour protection due to earthquake-induced liquefaction: centrifuge modelling

Escribano, D. E. & Brennan, A., Nov 2017, In : Coastal Engineering. 129, p. 50-58 9 p.

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Strength reduction for upheaval buckling of buried pipes in blocky clay backfill

Brennan, A. J., Ghahremani, M. & Brown, M. J., 15 Jan 2017, In : Ocean Engineering. 130, p. 210-217 8 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
264 Downloads (Pure)

The modelling of soil-tool interaction using the material point method

Cortis, M., Coombs, W. M., Augarde, C. E., Robinson, S., Brown, M. & Brennan, A., Apr 2017, Proceedings of the 25th UKACM Conference on Computational Mechanics. United Kingdom: University of Birmingham, p. 211-214 4 p.

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Toward less conservative flotation criteria for lightweight cables and pipelines

Bizzotto, T., Brown, M. J., Powell, T., Brennan, A. J. & Chandler, H., 2017, Proceedings of the 27th International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference, ISOPE 2017. Chung, J. S. & Wang, H. H. (eds.). United States: International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers, Vol. 2. p. 535-540 6 p. (Proceedings of the International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference; vol. 2).

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1 Citation (Scopus)
44 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Development of low cost 3D soil surface scanning for physical modelling

Robinson, S., Brown, M. J., Brennan, A. J., Cortis, M., Augarde, C. E. & Coombs, W. M., 2016, Proceedings of the 3rd European Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (EUROFUGE 2016), Nantes, France, 1-3 June 2016. Thorel, L., Bretschneider, A., Blanc, M. & Escoffier, S. (eds.). IFSTTAR, p. 159-164 5 p.

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Improving seabed cable plough performance for offshore renewable energy

Robinson, S., Brown, M. J., Brennan, A. J., Cortis, M., Augarde, C. E. & Coombs, W. M., 13 Oct 2016, Progress in Renewable Energies Offshore: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Renewable Energies Offshore (RENEW2016). Soares, C. G. (ed.). CRC Press/Balkema, p. 413-420 8 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
133 Downloads (Pure)

Liquefaction characteristics of coarse silt-graded A50 silica flour

Apostolou, E., Brennan, A. & Wehr, J., 28 Jun 2016.

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Retrofit of existing multi-block quay walls: centrifuge modelling

Anastasopoulos, I., Loli, M., Knappett, J. & Brennan, A., 2016, Proceedings of the 3rd European Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (EUROFUGE 2016), Nantes, France, 1-3 June 2016. Thorel, L., Bretschneider, A., Blanc, M. & Escoffier, S. (eds.). IFSTTAR, p. 331-336 6 p.

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2015

An overview of research activities and achievement in geotechnics from the Scottish Universities Geotechnics Network (SUGN)

Leung, A., Anastasopoulos, I. X., Augarde, C., Barreto, D., Brennan, A. J., Brown, M. J., Connolly, D., Coombs, W. M., Davies, T., Gao, Z., Ivanovic, A., Kenny, M. J., Knappett, J. A., Lombardi, D., McDougall, J., Medero, G. M., Wood, D. M., El Mountassir, G., Osman, A. S., Pytharouli, S. & 7 others, Sentenac, P., Stewart, B., Switzer, C., Tarantino, A., Wheeler, S. J., Woodward, P. K. & Zielinski, M., 2015, Parameter Selection and Monitoring; Developments in Education and Practice. ICE Publishing, Vol. 7. p. 4289-4294 6 p.

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Centrifuge modelling of fibre-reinforcement using as a liquefaction countermeasure of quay wall backfill

Wang, K. & Brennan, A., 1 Nov 2015, p. Paper no. 61. 8 p.

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Centrifuge testing of multi-block quay walls

Anastasopoulos, I., Loli, M., Antoniou, M., Knappett, J. & Brennan, A., 2015, SECED 2015 Conference: Earthquake risk and engineering towards a resilient world, 9-10 July, Cambridge, UK. p. 1-10 10 p.

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Influence of initial stress distribution on liquefaction-induced settlement of shallow foundations

Bertalot, D. & Brennan, A. J., May 2015, In : Geotechnique. 65, 5, p. 418-428 11 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
275 Downloads (Pure)
2014

Book Review: Arctic Offshore Engineering

Brennan, A., 10 Oct 2014, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Engineering and Computational Mechanics. 167, 4, p. 196 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Centrifuge modelling of saturated fibre-reinforced sand

Wang, K. & Brennan, A. J., 6 Jan 2014, ICPMG2014 – Physical Modelling in Geotechnics: proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics 2014. Gaudin, C. & White, D. (eds.). London: CRC Press, p. 1095-1100 6 p.

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

3 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamic centrifuge modelling facilities at the University of Dundee and their application to studying seismic case histories

Brennan, A. J., Knappett, J. A., Bertalot, D., Loli, M., Anastasopoulos, I. & Brown, M. J., 1 Jan 2014, Physical Modelling in Geotechnics : Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics 2014, ICPMG 2014. Gaudin, C. & White, D. (eds.). Boca Raton, Fla.: CRC Press, Vol. 1. p. 227-233 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

11 Citations (Scopus)

Mitigation of seismic accelerations by soft caissons

Brennan, A. J., Klar, A. & Madabhushi, S. P. G., 2014, In : International Journal of Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering. 4, 2, p. 1-17 17 p., 1.

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Optimising the compressive behaviour of screw piles in sand for marine renewable energy applications

Knappett, J. A., Brown, M. J., Brennan, A. J. & Hamilton, L., 2014, Proceedings-DFI/EFFC 11th International Conference on Piling and Deep Foundations. Deep Foundations Institute, Vol. IC-2014. 10 p. 1904

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

2013

Centrifuge modeling of the non destructive testing of soil anchorages

Palop, K., Ivanovic, A. & Brennan, A. J., 2013, In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 139, 6, p. 880-891 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamic response of saturated fibre-reinforced sand

Wang, K. & Brennan, A., 1 Jul 2013, p. 113-118. 6 p.

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Influence of bearing pressure on liquefaction-induced settlement of shallow foundations

Bertalot, D., Brennan, A. J. & Villalobos, F. A., Nov 2013, In : Géotechnique. 63, 5, p. 391-399 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)