Edinburgh Research Explorer

Dr Chris Beckett

Lecturer in Geotechnics

  1. Centrifuge modelling of drawdown seepage in tailings storage facilities

    Beckett, C. & Fourie, A. B., Mar 2016, Australian Centre for Geomechanics. Australian Centre for Geomechanics, p. 271-284

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

  2. Flow visualisation in a geotechnical centrifuge under controlled seepage conditions

    Beckett, C. & Fourie, A. B., 17 Jul 2018, Physical Modelling in Geotechnics. McNamara, A., Divall, S., Goodey, R., Taylor, N., Stallebrass, S. & Panchal, J. (eds.). UK: CRC PRESS-TAYLOR & FRANCIS GROUP, Vol. 2. p. 823-828 6 p. 124

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

  3. 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

  4. Effect of compaction water content on the strength of cement-stabilized rammed earth materials

    Beckett, C. & Ciancio, D., May 2014, In : Canadian geotechnical journal. 51, 5, p. 583-590 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Centrifuge modelling of seepage through tailings embankments

    Beckett, C., Fourie, A. B. & O'Loughlin, C. D., Mar 2016, In : International journal of physical modelling in geotechnics. 16, 1, p. 18-30 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Weathering the storm: A framework to assess the resistance of earthen structures to water damage

    Beckett, C., Jaquin, P. & Morel, J-C., 30 Jan 2020, In : Construction and Building Materials. 242, p. 118098 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. 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

  8. Compaction conditions greatly affect growth during early plant establishment

    Beckett, C., Glenn, D., Bradley, K., Guzzomi, A., Merritt, D. & Fourie, A. B., 16 Jun 2017, In : Ecological Engineering. 105, p. 471-481 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. 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

  10. Development of microstructure in compacted earthen building materials

    Beckett, C. T. S. & Augarde, C. E., 1 Dec 2011, Unsaturated Soils - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils. Taylor and Francis Ltd., p. 139-144 6 p. (Unsaturated Soils - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils; vol. 1).

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