Research

Papers

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Simulation of overburden pressure during laboratory investigations of axial pipe-soil interaction Géotechnique  

Lateral limiting pressure on square pile groups in undrained soil Geotechnique  

Multi-axis force sensors: a state-of-the art review Sensors & Actuators A: Physical   Volume 304, 1 April 2020, 111772

Prediction of microtunnelling jacking forces using a probabilistic observational approach Tunnelling & Underground Space Technology   In press

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Monitoring the construction of a large-diameter caisson in sand Proceedings of the ICE - Geotechnical Engineering   Published online ahead of print

Undrained bearing capacity of the cutting face of large-diameter caissons Géotechnique   In press

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Effect of torsion on the undrained limiting lateral resistance of piles in clay Géotechnique   Volume 70 Issue 8, August, 2020, pp. 700-710

Interpretation of pipe-jacking and lubrication records for drives in silty soil Underground Space   5 (3), 199-209

Flume Tank Testing of Offshore Wind Turbine Dynamics with Foundation Scour and Scour Protection Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering   Vol. 146, Issue 5 (September 2020)

Assessment of Anomaly Detection Methods Applied to Microtunneling Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering   Vol. 146, Issue 9 (September 2020)

Machine Learning to Inform Tunnelling Operations: Recent Advances and Future Trends Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-Smart Infrastructure and Construction  

Identifying characteristics of pipejacking parameters to assess geological conditions using optimisation algorithm-based support vector machines Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology   Volume 106, December 2020, 103592

Pile groups under axial loading: an appraisal of simplified nonlinear prediction models Géotechnique   Volume 69 Issue 7, July, 2019, pp. 565-579

Full-scale laboratory testing of a buried pipeline in sand subjected to cyclic axial displacements Géotechnique   Volume 68 Issue 8, August, 2018, pp. 684-698

Realistic numerical simulations of cone penetration with advanced soil models Cone Penetration Testing 2018: Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Cone Penetration Testing (CPT'18)   21-22 June, 2018, Delft, The Netherlands, p. 483-489 Full text

Numerical simulations of wave-structure-soil interaction of an offshore monopile International Journal of Geomechanics   Vol. 17, Issue 1 (January 2017)

Biaxial loading of offshore monopiles: numerical modelling International Journal of Geomechanics   Vol. 17, Issue 2, 04016050

Discussion on “An analytical approach for the prediction of single pile and pile group behaviour in clay” Computers & Geotechnics  

Numerical simulations of the reuse of piled raft foundations in clay Acta Geotechnica   12(5), pp.1047-1059

Recent experiences of utility microtunnelling in Irish limestone, mudstone and sandstone rock Tunnelling & Underground Space Technology   Volume 51, January 2016, Pages 326-337

Discussion: Empirical correlations for the compression index of Irish soft soils Proceedings of the ICE - Geotechnical Engineering   Volume 169 Issue 1, February, 2016, pp. 90-92

An analytical approach for predictions of single pile and pile group behaviour in clay Computers & Geotechnics   Volume 75, May 2016, Pages 145-158

Discussion: Interaction factor for large pile groups Géotechnique Letters   Volume 6 Issue 3, pp. 234-240

Discussion: An analytical approach for predictions of single pile and pile group behaviour in clay Computers & Geotechnics  

Three-Dimensional Analyses of Excavation Support System for the Stata Center Basement on the MIT Campus Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering   Vol. 141, Issue 7 (July 2015) Manuscript

Empirical correlations for the compression index of Irish soft soils Proceedings of the ICE - Geotechnical Engineering   Volume 167 Issue 6, December 2014, pp. 510-517