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Dr Chris Beckett

Lecturer in Geotechnics

  1. Article › Research › Peer-reviewed
  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

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

    Beckett, C., Jaquin, P. & Morel, J-C., 10 May 2020, In : Construction and Building Materials. 242, p. 118098 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Weathering’s beneficial effect on waste-stabilised rammed earth: a chemical and microstructural investigation

    Arrigoni, A., Pelosato, R., Dotelli, G., Beckett, C. & Ciancio, D., Jun 2017, In : Construction and Building Materials. p. 157-166 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Conference contribution › Research
  8. A review of the contribution of thermal mass to thermal comfort in rammed earth structures

    Beckett, C. & Ciancio, D., Dec 2012, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Sustainable Built Environment. University of Peradeniya, p. 1-12

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

  9. 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

  10. Challenges in treating earthen construction materials as unsaturated soils

    Augarde, C. E., Beckett, C. T. S., Smith, J. C. & Corbin, A. J., 2016, 3RD EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON UNSATURATED SOILS - E-UNSAT 2016. Delage, P., Cui, YJ., Ghabezloo, S., Pereira, JM. & Tang, AM. (eds.). E D P SCIENCES, 8 p. (E3S Web of Conferences; vol. 9).

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

  11. 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

  12. Effect of microstructure on heat transfer through compacted cement-stabilised soils

    Beckett, C. & Ciancio, D., 2015, Geomechanics from Micro to Macro, Vols I and II. Soga, K., Kumar, K., Biscontin, G. & Kuo, M. (eds.). CRC PRESS-TAYLOR & FRANCIS GROUP, p. 1539-1544 6 p.

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