Research Output

2018

IWSHM 2017 : Quantifying the benefit of structural health monitoring: what if the manager is not the owner?

Bolognani, D., Verzobio, A., Tonelli, D., Cappello, C., Glisic, B., Zonta, D. & Quigley, J., 1 Nov 2018, In : Structural Health Monitoring. 17, 6, p. 1393-1409 17 p.

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J-Integral solution for elastic fracture toughness for plates with inclined cracks under biaxial loading

Li, C-Q., Fu, G., Yang, W. & Yang, S., 30 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 144, 6, 9 p., 04018026.

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Joint entropy and multi-objective evolutionary optimization of water distribution networks

Tanyimboh, T. T. & Czajkowska, A. M., 12 Apr 2018, In : Water Resources Management. 16 p.

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Lessons learned from dike failures in recent decades

Zwanenburg, C., López-Acosta, N. P., Tourment, R., Tarantino, A., Pozzato, A. & Pinto, A., 3 Jul 2018, In : International Journal of Geoengineering Case Histories. 4, 3, p. 203-229 27 p.

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Local scale water-food nexus: use of borehole-garden permaculture to realise the full potential of rural water supplies in Malawi

Rivett, M. O., Halcrow, A. W., Schmalfuss, J., Stark, J. A., Truslove, J. P., Kumwenda, S., Harawa, K. A., Nhlema, M., Songola, C., Wanangwa, G. J., Miller, A. V. M. & Kalin, R. M., 1 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 209, p. 354-370 17 p.

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Low carbon oil production: enhanced oil recovery with CO2 from North Sea residual oil zones

Stewart, R. J., Johnson, G., Heinemann, N., Wilkinson, M. & Haszeldine, R. S., 1 Aug 2018, In : International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control . 75, p. 235-242 8 p.

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Magnetic grout detection method and system

Lunn, R. J., El Mountassir, G. & Harley, S. L., 6 Jun 2018, Patent No. EP3137688, Priority date 2 May 2014, Priority No. GB20140007796

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Measurement of diesel combustion-related air pollution downwind of an experimental unconventional natural gas operations site

Ezani, E., Masey, N., Gillespie, J., Beattie, T. K., Shipton, Z. K. & Beverland, I. J., 30 Sep 2018, In : Atmospheric Environment. 189, p. 30-40 11 p.

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Mechanical properties of C-S-H globules and interfaces by molecular dynamics simulation

Fan, D. & Yang, S., 10 Jul 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 176, p. 573-582 10 p.

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Meso-scale mixed-mode fracture modelling of reinforced concrete structures subjected to non-uniform corrosion

Xi, X., Yang, S., Li, C. Q., Cai, M., Hu, X. & Shipton, Z. K., 1 Aug 2018, In : Engineering Fracture Mechanics. 199, p. 114-130 17 p.

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Mesoscale partitioned modelling of masonry bridges allowing for arch-backfill interaction

Zhang, Y., Tubaldi, E., Macorini, L. & Izzuddin, B. A., 10 Jun 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 173, p. 820-842 23 p.

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'Microbial mortar'- restoration of degraded marble structures with microbially induced carbonate precipitation

Minto, J. M., Tan, Q., Lunn, R. J., El Mountassir, G., Guo, H. & Cheng, X., 20 Aug 2018, In : Construction and Building Materials. 180, p. 44-54 11 p.

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Modal properties and seismic behaviour of buildings equipped with external dissipative pinned rocking braced frames

Gioiella, L., Tubaldi, E., Gara, F., Dezi, L. & Dall'Asta, A., 1 Oct 2018, In : Engineering Structures. 172, p. 807-819 13 p.

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Modelling marine trophic transfer of radiocarbon (14C) from a nuclear facility

Tierney, K. M., Heymans, J. J., Muir, G. K. P., Cook, G. T., Buszowski, J., Steenbeek, J., Walters, W. J., Christensen, V., MacKinnon, G., Howe, J. A. & Xu, S., 30 Apr 2018, In : Environmental Modelling and Software. 102, p. 138-154 17 p.

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Model validation and stochastic stability of a hydro-turbine governing system under hydraulic excitations

Xu, B., Chen, D., Tolo, S., Patelli, E. & Jiang, Y., 28 Feb 2018, In : Electrical Power and Energy Systems. 95, p. 156-165 10 p.

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Monitoring well utility in a heterogeneous DNAPL source zone area: Insights from proximal multilevel sampler wells and sampling capture-zone modelling

McMillan, L. A., Rivett, M. O., Wealthall, G. P., Zeeb, P. & Dumble, P., 1 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 210, p. 15-30 16 p.

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Natural attenuation of chlorinated ethenes in hyporheic zones: a review of key biogeochemical processes and in-situ transformation potential

Weatherill, J. J., Atashgahi, S., Schneidewind, U., Krause, S., Ullah, S., Cassidy, N. & Rivett, M. O., 1 Jan 2018, In : Water Research. 128, p. 362-382 21 p.

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Negative emissions technologies and carbon capture and storage to achieve the Paris Agreement commitments

Haszeldine, R. S., Flude, S., Johnson, G. & Scott, V., 13 May 2018, In : Philosophical Transactions A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences . 376, 2119, 23 p., 20160447.

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Numerical determination of concrete crack width for corrosion-affected concrete structures

Yang, S. T., Li, K. F. & Li, C. Q., 28 Sep 2018, In : Computers and Structures. 207, p. 75-82 8 p.

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Numerical modelling of non-uniform corrosion induced concrete crack width

Yang, S., Xi, X., Li, K. & Li, C-Q., 31 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Structural Engineering. 144, 8, 12 p., 04018120.

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On the development of an Ultra-High Capacity Tensiometer capable of measuring water tensions to 7 MPa

Mendes, J., Gallipoli, D., Tarantino, A. & Toll, D., 27 Jun 2018, In : Géotechnique. 26 p.

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Optimisation and application of a low cost, colorimetric screening method for mercury in marine sediment

Cavoura, O., Davidson, C., Katsiris, N. & Keenan, H., 30 Apr 2018, In : Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 9 p., 236.

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Optimization of nutrients requirements for bioremediation of spent-engine oil contaminated soils

Ogbeh, G. O., Tsokar, T. O. & Salifu, E., 13 Nov 2018, In : Environmental Engineering Research. 24, 3, p. 484-494 11 p.

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Point-of-care umbilical arterial lactate and newborn outcomes in a low resource setting: cohort study

Chilinda, G. K., Gadama, L. A. & Stones, W., 16 Jul 2018, In : BMC Research Notes. 11, 5 p., 477.

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Probabilistic risk assessment of station blackouts in nuclear power plants

George-Williams, H., Lee, M. & Patelli, E., 1 Jun 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Reliability. 67, 2, p. 494-512 19 p.

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Probabilistic study on hydraulic conductivity of concrete at mesoscale

Li, C-Q., Baji, H. & Yang, S., 1 Sep 2018, In : ACI Materials Journal. 115, 5, p. 717-725 9 p.

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Proteomic analysis of Lactobacillus pentosus for the identification of potential markers involved in acid resistance and their influence on other probiotic features

Pérez Montoro, B., Benomar, N., Caballero Gómez, N., Ennahar, S., Horvatovich, P., Knapp, C. W., Gálvez, A. & Abriouel, H., 30 Jun 2018, In : Food Microbiology. 72, p. 31-38 8 p.

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Proteomic analysis of Lactobacillus pentosus for the identification of potential markers of adhesion and other probiotic features

Pérez Montoro, B., Benomar, N., Gomez, N. C., Ennahar, S., Horvatovich, P., Knapp, C., Alonso, E., Gálvez, A. & Abriouel, H., 1 Sep 2018, In : Food Research International. 111, p. 58-66 9 p.

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Reaction-induced porosity fingering: replacement dynamic and porosity evolution in the KBr-KCl system

Beaudoin, N., Hamilton, A., Koehn, D., Shipton, Z. K. & Kelka, U., 1 Jul 2018, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 232, p. 163-180 18 p.

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Reed canary grass: from production to end use

Jensen, E., Casler, M., Farrar, K., Finnan, J., Lord, R., Palmborg, C. & Donnison, I., 4 Jan 2018, Perennial Grasses for Bioenergy and Bioproducts: Production, Uses, Sustainability and Markets for Giant Reed, Miscanthus, Switchgrass, Reed Canary Grass and Bamboo. Alexopoulou, E. (ed.). Cambridge, Massachusetts, p. 153-174

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Reliability-based optimal design of nonlinear viscous dampers for the seismic protection of structural systems

Altieri, D., Tubaldi, E., de Angelis, M., Patelli, E. & Dall’Asta, A., 28 Feb 2018, In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 16, 2, p. 963-982 20 p.

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Repeated reactivation of clogged permeable pathways in epithermal gold deposits: Kestanelik epithermal vein system, NW Turkey

Gülyuz, N., Shipton, Z. K., Kuşcu, I., Lord, R. A., Kaymakcı, N., Gülyüz, E. & Gladwell, D. R., 17 Jan 2018, In : Journal of the Geological Society. 175, 3, p. 509-524 16 p.

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Researcher's Guide to Good Practice in Community Health Research

SHARE Consortium, National Commission of Science and Technology, WaterSPOUTT Consortium, Chidziwisano, K. R., Daudi, R., Durrans, S., Luwe, K., Lungu, K. & Morse, T., 28 Feb 2018, London. 20 p.

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Research on relationship between electrical resistance tomography and the multiple scales size and depth of rock fractures

Jing, F., Xiao-Zhao, L., Tarantino, A., Zhen, H. & De Carvalho Faria Lima Lopes, B., 25 Mar 2018, 31st Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, SAGEEP 2018. Denver, CO., 12 p.

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Reservoir assessment using non-invasive geophysical techniques

Sentenac, P., Benes, V. & Keenan, H., 9 Apr 2018, In : Environmental Earth Sciences. 14 p.

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Responding to salinity in a rural African alluvial valley aquifer system: to boldly go beyond the world of hand-pumped groundwater supply?

Rivett, M. O., Budimir, L., Mannix, N., Miller, A. V. M., Addison, M., Moyo, P., Wanangwa, G. J., Phiri, O. L., Songola, C. E., Nhlema, M., Thomas, M. A. S., Polmanteer, R. T., Borge, A. & Kalin, R. M., 27 Oct 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 653, p. 1005-1024 20 p.

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Review Report of the National Open Defecation Free (ODF) and Hand Washing with Soap (HWWS) Strategies

Taulo, S., Kambala, C., Kumwenda, S. & Morse, T., 31 Jan 2018, Lilongwe, Milawi. 67 p.

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Risk assessment to groundwater of pit latrine rural sanitation policy in developing country settings

Back, J. O., Rivett, M. O., Hinz, L. B., Mackay, N., Wanangwa, G. J., Phiri, O. L., Songola, C. E., Thomas, M. A. S., Kumwenda, S., Nhlema, M., Miller, A. V. M. & Kalin, R. M., 1 Feb 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 613-614, p. 592-610 19 p.

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Risk targeting in seismic design codes: the state of the art, outstanding issues and possible paths forward

Douglas, J. & Gkimprixis, A., 22 Mar 2018, Seismic Hazard and Risk Assessment: Updated Overview with Emphasis on Romania. Vacareanu, R. & Ionescu, C. (eds.). Cham, p. 211-223 13 p. (Springer Natural Hazards).

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Safety assessment of hydro-generating units using experiments and grey-entropy correlation analysis

Li, H., Chen, D., Arzaghi, E., Abbassi, R., Xu, B., Patelli, E. & Tolo, S., 15 Dec 2018, In : Energy. 165, Part A, p. 222 - 234 13 p.

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Seasonal dynamics of tetracycline resistance gene flux in the Sumas River agricultural watershed of British Columbia, Canada

Keen, P. L., Knapp, C. W., Hall, K. J. & Graham, D. W., 1 Jul 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 628-629, p. 490-498 9 p.

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Self-adaptive solution-space reduction algorithm for multi-objective evolutionary design optimization of water distribution networks

Tanyimboh, T. T. & Czajkowska, A., 13 May 2018, In : Water Resources Management. 16 p.

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SiO2-SnO2: Er3+ glass-ceramic monoliths

Tran, L. T. N., Massella, D., Zur, L., Chiasera, A., Varas, S., Armellini, C., Righini, G. C., Lukowiak, A., Zonta, D. & Ferrari, M., 10 Aug 2018, In : Applied Sciences (Switzerland). 8, 8, 8 p., 1335.

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Smart cements: repairs and sensors for concrete assets

Biondi, L., Perry, M., Vlachakis, C. & Hamilton, A., 8 Mar 2018, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2018. Sohn, H. (ed.). Bellingham, WA., Vol. 10598. 11 p. 10598-105

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Social capital insights from healthy settings needs assessment in Malawi

Rippon, S., Beattie, T. K., Lungu, K., Kumwenda, S. & Morse, T., 19 Oct 2018, In : PLOS One. 13, 10, 25 p., e0206156.

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State feedback predictive control for nonlinear hydro-turbine governing system

Yi, Y., Zhang, Z., Chen, D., Zhou, R., Patelli, E. & Tolo, S., 1 Nov 2018, In : Journal of Vibration and Control. 24, 21, p. 4945-4959 15 p.

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