Edinburgh Research Explorer

Dr Chris Beckett

Lecturer in Geotechnics

  1. Evaluation of the dynamic cone penetrometer to detect compaction in ripped soils

    Beckett, C., Bewsher, S., Guzzomi, A., Lehane, B., Fourie, A. B. & Riethmuller, G., Jan 2018, In : Soil and Tillage Research.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  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. & Augarde, C. E., Sep 2010, Unsaturated Soils. Taylor and Francis Ltd., p. 139-144

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