Edinburgh Research Explorer

Dr Chris Beckett

Lecturer in Geotechnics

  1. 2014
  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. The use of XRCT to investigate highly unsaturated soil mixtures

    Smith, J. C., Augarde, C. E. & Beckett, C. T. S., 2014, UNSATURATED SOILS: RESEARCH & APPLICATIONS, VOLS 1 AND 2. Khalili, N., Russell, AR. & Khoshghalb, A. (eds.). CRC PRESS-TAYLOR & FRANCIS GROUP, p. 719-725 7 p.

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

  6. 2013
  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 2012
  11. 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

  12. The Effect of Relative Humidity and Temperature on the Unconfined Compressive Strength of Rammed Earth

    Beckett, C. & Augarde, C. E., Jun 2012, Unsaturated Soils: Research and applications. Springer, p. 1-6

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

  13. 2011
  14. 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