Edinburgh Research Explorer

Chris Beckett

Lecturer in Geotechnics

  1. Improving rammed earth walls' sustainability through life cycle assessment (LCA)

    Arrigoni, A., Ciancio, D., Beckett, C. & Dotelli, G., Jun 2016, Sustainable Built Environment (SBE) Regional Conference. Zurich, p. 1-6 6 p.

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

  2. Investigations into the high temperature behaviour of unstabilised rammed earth

    Beckett, C., Kazamias, K. & Law, A., 15 Jul 2019, Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies (SCMT5). Claisse, P., Ganjian, E. & Naik, T. (eds.). Vol. 3. 12 p. 161. (Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies Conferences).

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

  3. Life-cycle analysis of environmental impact vs. durability of stabilised rammed earth

    Arrigoni, A., Beckett, C., Ciancio, D. & Dotelli, G., Jul 2017, In : Construction and Building Materials. 142, p. 128-136 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Macrostructural changes in compacted earthen construction materials under loading

    Beckett, C. T. S., Hall, M. R. & Augarde, C. E., Aug 2013, In : Acta geotechnica. 8, 4, p. 423-438 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Measured and simulated thermal behaviour in rammed earth houses in a hot-arid climate: Part B: Comfort

    Beckett, C., Cardell-Oliver, R., Ciancio, D. & Huebner, C., 1 Aug 2017, In : Journal of Building Engineering. 13, p. 146-158 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Measured and simulated thermal behaviour in rammed earth houses in a hot-arid climate. Part A: Structural behaviour

    Beckett, C., Cardell-Oliver, R., Ciancio, D. & Huebner, C., 23 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Building Engineering. p. 243-251 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. New perspectives on the structure of the Antonine Wall

    Romankiewicz, T., Milek, K., Beckett, C., Russell, B. & Snyder, J. R., 6 Apr 2020, The Antonine Wall: Papers in Honour of Professor Lawrence Keppie. Breeze, D. J. & Hanson, W. S. (eds.). Oxford: Archaeopress, p. 121-141 21 p. (Roman Archaeology; vol. 64).

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

  8. Notched mini round determinate panel test to calculate tensile strength and fracture energy of fibre reinforced cement-stabilised rammed earth

    Ciancio, D., Beckett, C., Buratti, N. & Mazzotti, C., Feb 2015, Rammed earth construction: Cutting-edge research on traditional and modern rammed earth. Taylor and Francis Ltd., p. 75-78

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

  9. Optimum lime content identification for lime-stabilised rammed earth

    Ciancio, D., Beckett, C. T. S. & Carraro, J. A. H., 28 Feb 2014, In : Construction and Building Materials. 53, p. 59-65 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Prediction of soil water retention properties using pore-size distribution and porosity

    Beckett, C. T. S. & Augarde, C. E., Apr 2013, In : Canadian geotechnical journal. 50, 4, p. 435-450 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle