Edinburgh Research Explorer

Chris Beckett

Lecturer in Geotechnics

  1. 2015
  2. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  3. Geotechnical aspects of earthen construction materials

    Augarde, C. E., Smith, J. C., Corbin, A. J., Ciancio, D., Beckett, C. & Jaquin, P., Sep 2015, Proceedings of the XVI ECSMGE Geotechnical Engineering for Infrastructure and Development. ICE Publishing Ltd., p. 535-540 6 p.

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

  4. Notched mini round determinate panel test to calculate tensile strength and fracture energy of fibre reinforced cement-stabilised rammed earth

    Ciancio, D., Beckett, C., Buratti, N. & Mazzotti, C., Feb 2015, Rammed earth construction: Cutting-edge research on traditional and modern rammed earth. Taylor and Francis Ltd., p. 75-78

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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 2014
  8. 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

  9. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  10. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  11. 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

  12. 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