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  • Jonathan Knappett
Abstract

Realistic scaling of plant root systems for centrifuge modelling of root-reinforced slopes

Liang, T., Bengough, A. G., Knappett, J. A., Muir Wood, D., Loades, K. W. & Hallett, P. D., 11 Jul 2016, p. 12-13. 2 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
94 Downloads (Pure)

Aftershocks and the whole-life seismic performance of granular slopes

Al-Defae, A. H., Caucis, K. & Knappett, J. A., Jul 2013, In : Geotechnique. 63, 14, p. 1230-1244 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)
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1 Citation (Scopus)
187 Downloads (Pure)

Capacity of grillage foundations under horizontal loading

Knappett, J. A., Brown, M. J., Bransby, M. F., Hudacsek, P., Morgan, N., Cathie, D., Maconochie, A., Yun, G., Ripley, A. G., Brown, N. & Egborge, R., Sep 2012, In : Géotechnique. 62, 9, p. 811-823 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Citations (Scopus)
707 Downloads (Pure)

Centrifuge modeling of rocking-isolated inelastic RC bridge piers

Loli, M., Knappett, J. A., Brown, M. J., Anastasopoulos, I. & Gazetas, G., Dec 2014, In : Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics. 43, 15, p. 2341-2359 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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38 Citations (Scopus)
290 Downloads (Pure)

Centrifuge modeling of the seismic performance of pile-reinforced slopes

Al-Defae, A. H. & Knappett, J. A., Jun 2014, In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 140, 6, 13 p., 04014014.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

Centrifuge modelling of hillslope debris flow initiation

Milne, F. D., Brown, M., Knappett, J. A. & Davies, M. C. R., 2012, In : CATENA. 92, p. 162-171 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Centrifuge modelling of the influence of slope height on the seismic performance of rooted slopes

Liang, T. & Knappett, J. A., Oct 2017, In : Géotechnique. 67, 10, p. 855-869 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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246 Downloads (Pure)

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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13 Citations (Scopus)
525 Downloads (Pure)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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12 Citations (Scopus)
208 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

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4 Citations (Scopus)
70 Downloads (Pure)

Effects of Axial Load and Slope Arrangement on Pile Group Response in Laterally Spreading Soils

Knappett, J. A. & Madabhushi, S. P. G., Jul 2012, In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 138, 7, p. 799-809 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

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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9 Citations (Scopus)
314 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluation of rocking and coupling rotational linear stiffness coefficients of adjacent foundations

Aldaikh, H., Alexander, N. A., Ibraim, E. & Knappett, J. A., 1 Jan 2018, In : International Journal of Geomechanics. 18, 1, p. 04017131-1-04017131-12 12 p., 04017131.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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6 Citations (Scopus)
217 Downloads (Pure)

In situ measurement of root reinforcement using corkscrew extraction method

Meijer, G., Bengough, A., Knappett, J., Loades, K. & Nicoll, B. C., Oct 2018, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 55, 10, p. 1372-1390 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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11 Citations (Scopus)
242 Downloads (Pure)

In situ root identification through blade penetrometer testing – Part 1: interpretative models and laboratory testing

Meijer, G., Bengough, A., Knappett, J., Loades, K., Nicoll, B. C., Mukov, I. & Zhang, M., Apr 2018, In : Géotechnique. 68, 4, p. 303-319 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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6 Citations (Scopus)
165 Downloads (Pure)

In situ root identification through blade penetrometer testing – Part 2: field testing

Meijer, G., Bengough, A., Knappett, J., Loades, K. & Nicoll, B. C., Apr 2018, In : Géotechnique. 68, 4, p. 320-331 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Citations (Scopus)
191 Downloads (Pure)

Measuring the Strength of Root-Reinforced Soil on Steep Natural Slopes Using the Corkscrew Extraction Method

Meijer, G., Bengough, G., Knappett, J., Loades, K. & Nicoll, B., Dec 2019, In : Forests. 10, 12, p. 1-19 19 p., 1135.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
54 Downloads (Pure)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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6 Citations (Scopus)
172 Downloads (Pure)

Modelling the seismic performance of rooted slopes from individual root–soil interaction to global slope behaviour

Liang, T., Knappett, J. A. & Duckett, N., Dec 2015, In : Géotechnique. 65, 12, p. 995-1009 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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25 Citations (Scopus)
438 Downloads (Pure)

New in situ techniques for measuring the properties of root-reinforced soil: laboratory evaluation

Meijer, G. J., Bengough, A. G., Knappett, J. A., Loades, K. W. & Nicoll, B. C., Jan 2016, In : Geotechnique. 66, 1, p. 27-40 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Newmark sliding block model for pile-reinforced slopes under earthquake loading

Al-Defae, A. H. & Knappett, J. A., Aug 2015, In : Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. 75, p. 265-278 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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15 Citations (Scopus)
362 Downloads (Pure)
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11 Citations (Scopus)
193 Downloads (Pure)

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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4 Citations (Scopus)
95 Downloads (Pure)

Scaling of the reinforcement of soil slopes by living plants in a geotechnical centrifuge

Liang, T., Bengough, A., Knappett, J., Muir Wood, D., Loades, K. W., Hallett, P. D., Boldrin, D., Leung, A. & Meijer, G., Dec 2017, In : Ecological Engineering. 109, Part B, p. 207-227 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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32 Citations (Scopus)
289 Downloads (Pure)

Seismic structure-soil-structure interaction between pairs of adjacent building structures

Knappett, J. A., Madden, P. & Caucis, K., May 2015, In : Géotechnique. 65, 5, p. 429-441 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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23 Citations (Scopus)
260 Downloads (Pure)

Shake table testing of the dynamic interaction between two and three adjacent buildings (SSSI)

Aldaikh, H., Alexander, N. A., Ibraim, E. & Knappett, J., Oct 2016, In : Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. 89, p. 219-232 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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25 Citations (Scopus)
278 Downloads (Pure)

Small-scale modeling of reinforced concrete structural elements for use in a geotechnical centrifuge

Knappett, J. A., Reid, C., Kinmond, S. & O'Reilly, K., Nov 2011, In : Journal of Structural Engineering - ASCE. 137, 11, p. 1263-1271 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
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18 Citations (Scopus)
271 Downloads (Pure)

System Identification of Tunnel Response to Ground Motion Considering a Simplified Model

Alonso-Rodriguez, A., Nikitas, N., Knappett, J., Kampas, G., Anastasopoulos, I. & Fuentes, R., 20 Jul 2018, In : Frontiers in Built Environment. 4, p. 1-11 11 p., 39.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
144 Downloads (Pure)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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The effect of tunnel lining modelling approaches on the seismic response of sprayed concrete tunnels in coarse-grained soils

Kampas, G., Knappett, J., Brown, M., Anastasopoulos, I., Nikitas, N. & Fuentes, R., Feb 2019, In : Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. 117, p. 122-137 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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9 Citations (Scopus)
152 Downloads (Pure)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Citations (Scopus)
1362 Downloads (Pure)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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4 Citations (Scopus)
197 Downloads (Pure)

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)
Book

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

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

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.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

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Chapter

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)

Use of Ricker wavelet ground motions as an alternative to push-over testing

Loli, M., Anastasopoulos, I., Knappett, J. A. & 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.). CRC Press, Vol. 2. p. 1073-1078 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

6 Citations (Scopus)
Comment/debate

Discussion: CHD pile performance: Part I – Physical modelling

Jeffrey, J. R., Brown, M. J., Knappett, J. A., Ball, J. D., Caucis, K., Cui, W., Zheng, X. D., Zhang, S. M. & Zhang, Q. Q., 1 Apr 2017, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Geotechnical Engineering. 170, 2, p. 186-187 2 p., 1600216.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

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1 Citation (Scopus)
151 Downloads (Pure)
Conference contribution

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.

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

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3 Citations (Scopus)
62 Downloads (Pure)

A new heating-cooling system for centrifuge testing of thermo-active geo-structures

Vitali, D., Leung, A., Zhao, R. & Knappett, J., 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.). Taylor & Francis, Vol. 1. p. 475-480 6 p.

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

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1 Citation (Scopus)
135 Downloads (Pure)

A New Model Concrete for Reduced-Scale Model Tests of Energy Geo-Structures

Vitali, D., Leung, A. K., Minto, A. & Knappett, J. A., 2016, Geo Chacago 2016: Geotechnics for sustainable energy. Farid, A., De, A., Reddy, K. R., Yesiller, N. & Zekkos, D. (eds.). American Society of Civil Engineers , p. 185-194 10 p.

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

An Experimental Study of the Embedment of a Dynamically Installed Anchor in Sand

Chow, S. H., O’Loughlin, C. D., Gaudin, C., Knappett, J., Brown, M. & Lieng, J. T., 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. 1019-1025

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

An improved Newmark Method for predicting the whole-life performance of pile-reinforced slopes

Al-Defae, A. & Knappett, J., 2015, 6ICEGE - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference in Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering. Christchurch, New Zealand, p. 1-8 8 p. 82

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

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

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)

Assessment of a retrofit solution for the Avondale Road Bridge, Christchurch, against lateral spreading

Stergiopoulou, E., Knappett, J. & Wotherspoon, L., 2016, Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Natural Hazards and Infrastructure: Protection, Design, Rehabilitation (ICONHIC 2016).

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