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  • Michael Brown
2014

Experimental investigation of the nonlinear soil-foundation-RC pier interaction in seismic loading

Loli, M., Anastasopoulos, I., Knappett, J. A., Brown, M. & Gazetas, G., 2014, Proceedings of the 7th Hellenic Conference on Geotechnical Engineering.

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

2011

Vertical capacity of grillage foundations in sand

Bransby, M. F., Brown, M. J., Knappett, J. A., Hudacsek, P., Morgan, N., Cathie, D., Maconochie, A., Yun, G., Ripley, A. G., Brown, N. & Egborge, R., Aug 2011, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 48, 8, p. 1246-1265 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
2018

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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2015

A review of anchor technology for floating renewable energy devices and key design considerations

Knappett, J. A., Brown, M. J., Aldaikh, H., Patra, S., O’Loughlin, C. D., Chow, S. H., Gaudin, C. & Lieng, J. T., 2015, Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics III . Meyer, V. (ed.). Leiden: CRC Press/Balkema, p. 887-892 6 p.

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

3 Citations (Scopus)

Use of Ricker motions as an alternative to pushover testing

Loli, M., Knappett, J. A., Anastasopoulos, I. & Brown, M. J., Mar 2015, In : International Journal of Physical Modelling in Geotechnics. 15, 1, p. 44-55 12 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
187 Downloads (Pure)
2019

Numerical techniques for the fast generation of samples using the particle refinement method

Sharif, Y. U., Ciantia, M. O., Brown, M. J., Knappett, J. A. & Ball, J., 26 Jul 2019, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Discrete Element Methods. 9 p.

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

2017

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)
2018

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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55 Downloads (Pure)
2019

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.

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

2015

Modelling of laterally loaded screw piles with large helical plates in sand

Al-Baghdadi, T. A., Brown, M. J., Knappett, J. A. & Ishikura, R., 2015, Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics III - Proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium on Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics, ISFOG 2015. Meyer, V. (ed.). Boca Raton, Fla.: CRC Press/Balkema, Vol. 1. p. 503-508 6 p.

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

9 Citations (Scopus)
2017

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

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

2018

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)

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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2013

Editorial

Brown, M., Dec 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Geotechnical Engineering. 166, 6, p. 519-521 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2016
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)
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.

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

2013

Towards a framework for the prediction of installation rate effects

Robinson, S. & Brown, M. J., 2013, Installation Effects in Geotechnical Engineering : Proceedings of the International Conference on Installation Effects in Geotechnical Engineering, ICIEGE 2013. London: CRC Press, p. 128-134 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2011

Investigation into the effect of forecutters on plough performance

Lauder, K. D., Brown, M. J., Bransby, M. F. & Pyrah, J., 2011, Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics II. Gourvenec, S. & White, D. (eds.). CRC Press, p. 865-870 6 p.

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

1 Citation (Scopus)
2015

The effect of buried fibres on offshore pipeline plough performance

Brown, M. J., Bransby, M. F., Knappett, J., Tovey, S., Lauder, K. D. & Pyrah, J., 1 Nov 2015, In : Ocean Engineering. 108, p. 760-768 9 p.

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2014

Development of a scalable actuator control system for use in a geotechnical centrifuge

Patra, S., Knappett, J., Brown, M. & Aldaikh, H., 2014, Information Technology in Geo-Engineering: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference (ICITG), Durham, UK. Toll, D. G., Zhu, H., Osman, A., Coombs, W., Li, X. & Rouainia, M. (eds.). IOS Press, p. 183-190 8 p. (Advances in soil mechanics and geotechnical engineering; vol. 3).

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

2012

Comparing rapid load pile testing for driven and CFA piles in London Clay

Brown, M. J. & Powell, J. J. M., 2012, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Testing and Design Methods for Deep Foundations. p. 281-288 8 p.

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

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21 Downloads (Pure)
2019

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.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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2017

Implicit MPM with second-order convected particle domain interpolation

Wang, L., Coombs, W. M., Augarde, C. E. & Brown, M., Apr 2017, Proceedings of the 25th UKACM Conference on Computational Mechanics. Faramarzi, A. & Dirar, S. (eds.). United Kingdom: University of Birmingham, p. 264-267 4 p.

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

2013

Editorial

Bell, A. & Brown, M., Oct 2013, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Geotechnical Engineering. 166, 5, p. 425-427 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2014

Evaluation of monotonic ultimate pull-out capacity of plate anchors in sand

Aldaikh, H., Knappett, J., Brown, M. & Patra, S., 2014, Information Technology in Geo-Engineering: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference (ICITG) Durham, UK. Toll, D. G., Zhu, H., Osman, A., Coombs, W., Li, X. & Rouainia, M. (eds.). IOS Press, p. 291-297 7 p. (Advances in soil mechanics and geotechnical engineering ; vol. 3).

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

2017

Numerical Modelling of Jack-Up Rig Spudcan Interaction with Normal Faults

Oakes, K., Brown, M. & Anastasopoulos, I., 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. 1026-1033

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

2016

Design methods based upon rapid load tests

Brown, M., Apr 2016, Proceedings of the ISSMGE - ETC 3 International Symposium: Design of Piles in Europe: How did Eurocode 7 change daily practice? . Belgium Building Research Institute , p. 97-104 8 p.

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2020

Editorial: embedded foundations under complex loading

Brown, M. J., Diambra, A., Rouainia, M. & White, D., 14 Jul 2020, In : Géotechnique. 70, 8, p. 655 656 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2018

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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Variability of small scale model reinforced concrete and implications for geotechnical centrifuge testing

Knappett, J., Brown, M., Shields, L., Al-Defae, A. H. & Loli, M., 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. CRC Press-Taylor & Francis Group, p. 241-246

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1 Citation (Scopus)
110 Downloads (Pure)
2019

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
89 Downloads (Pure)
2012

Variation of tow force with velocity during offshore ploughing in granular materials

Lauder, K. D., Brown, M. J., Bransby, M. F. & Gooding, S., 2012, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 49, 11, p. 1244-1255 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
21 Downloads (Pure)
2014

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

2018

Suitability of equivalent linear soil models for analysing the seismic response of a concrete tunnel.

Kampas, G., Knappett, J., Brown, M., Anastasopoulos, I., Fuentes, R., Nikitas, N. & Alonso-Rodriguez, A., 19 Jun 2018, p. 1-14. 14 p.

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2019

Screw pile research at the University of Dundee

Brown, M., 27 May 2019, 1st International Symposium on Screw Piles for Energy Applications. Dundee: University of Dundee, p. 1-13

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2016

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)
2017

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).

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

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1 Citation (Scopus)
48 Downloads (Pure)

Effects of vertical loading on lateral screw pile performance

Al-Baghdadi, T., Brown, M. J., Knappett, J. A. & Al-Defae, A. H., Jun 2017, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Geotechnical Engineering. 170, 3, p. 259-272 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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6 Citations (Scopus)
300 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.

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

2020

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

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2 Citations (Scopus)
82 Downloads (Pure)
2016

CHD pile performance, Part I: Physical modelling

Jeffrey, J. R., Brown, M. J., Knappett, J. A., Ball, J. D. & Caucis, K., 14 Sep 2016, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Geotechnical Engineering. 169, 5, p. 421-435 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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12 Citations (Scopus)
490 Downloads (Pure)
2019

Finite element modelling of the uplift behaviour of screw piles in sand

Cerfontaine, B., Brown, M., Knappett, J. & Davidson, C., 27 May 2019, Proceedings of the 1st International Symposium on Screw Piles for Energy Applications. p. 69-75

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161 Downloads (Pure)
2017

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)
2019

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).

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2017

Assessing the risks to infrastructure from coastal storms in a changing climate: Project Report PPR800

Milne, F., Winter, M. G., Reeves, S. J., Knappett, J., Dawson, S., Dawson, A. G., Peeling, D., Peeling, J. & Brown, M., 13 Jan 2017, Transport Research Laboratory. 124 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2012

The vertical capacity of grillage foundations

Bransby, M. F., Knappett, J. A., Brown, M. J. & Hudacsek, P., 1 Mar 2012, In : Géotechnique. 62, 3, p. 201-211 11 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
1353 Downloads (Pure)
2015

Rock-steel interface testing and considerations for gravity foundations for tidal energy generators

Ziogos, A. D., Brown, M. J., Ivanovic, A. & Morgan, N., 2015, Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics III . Meyer, V. (ed.). Leiden: CRC Press/Balkema, p. 1245-1250 6 p.

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

4 Citations (Scopus)
2016

CHD pile performance, part II: Numerical modelling

Knappett, J. A., Caucis, K., Brown, M. J., Jeffrey, J. R. & Ball, J. D., Oct 2016, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Geotechnical Engineering. 169, 5, p. 436-454 19 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
200 Downloads (Pure)