Edinburgh Research Explorer

Chris Beckett

Lecturer in Geotechnics

  1. Rainfall-induced landslides: Development of a simple screening tool based on rainfall data and unsaturated soil mechanics principles

    Suradi, M., Fourie, A., Beckett, C. & Buzzi, O., 2014, UNSATURATED SOILS: RESEARCH & APPLICATIONS, VOLS 1 AND 2. Khalili, N., Russell, AR. & Khoshghalb, A. (eds.). CRC PRESS-TAYLOR & FRANCIS GROUP, p. 1459-1465 7 p.

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

  2. Rammed Earth incorporating Recycled Concrete Aggregate: a sustainable, resistant and breathable construction solution

    Arrigoni, A., Beckett, C., Ciancio, D., Pelosato, R., Dotelli, G. & Grillet, A-C., Oct 2018, In : Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 137, p. 11-20 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Rammed earth: An overview of a sustainable construction material

    Ciancio, D. & Beckett, C., 1 Jan 2013, Proceedings of the 3rd Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies Conference. p. 1-9 (Sustainable construction materials and technologies).

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

  4. Reduction of rammed earth's hygroscopic performance under stabilisation: an experimental investigation

    Arrigoni, A., Grillet, A-C., Pelosato, R., Dotelli, G., Beckett, C. T. S., Woloszyn, M. & Ciancio, D., Apr 2017, In : Building and Environment. 115, p. 358-367 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Shelter Research at The University of Edinburgh

    Reynolds, T., Huang, Y. & Beckett, C., 8 Jun 2018.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

  6. Strength characterisation of soil-based construction materials

    Beckett, C., Augarde, C. E., Easton, D. & Easton, T., 2017, In : Geotechnique. 68, 5, p. 400-409

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Strengthening mechanisms in cement-stabilised rammed earth

    Beckett, C., Ciancio, D., Manzi, S. & Bignozzi, M-C., Feb 2015, Rammed earth construction: Cutting-edge research on traditional and modern rammed earth. Taylor and Francis Ltd., p. 41-46

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

  8. Structure creation in earthen construction materials: information from dry soil mixtures

    Beckett, C. & Augarde, C. E., Jun 2011, In : Frontiers of Structural and Civil Engineering. 5, 2, p. 151-159

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Sustainable and affordable rammed earth houses in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia: Development of thermal monitoring techniques

    Beckett, C., Ciancio, D., Huebner, C. & Cardell-Oliver, R., Jul 2014, Structural Engineering in Australasia – World Standard. Institution of Engineers (Australia), p. 1-9

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

  10. Tensile strengths of flocculated compacted unsaturated soils

    Beckett, C. T. S., Smith, J. C., Ciancio, D. & Augarde, C. E., Dec 2015, In : Geotechnique Letters. 5, 4, p. 254-260 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle