Publications

PUBLISHED International Journal Papers (peer reviewed)

2016

Giannaros P., Kanellopoulos A. and Al-Tabbaa A. “Sealing of cracks in cement using microencapsulated sodium silicate”, Smart Materials and Structures, 2016, in-press.

Qureshi, T.S. and Al-Tabbaa, A. “Self-healing of drying-shrinkage cracks in cement-based materials incorporating MgO”, Smart Materials and Structures, 2016, in-press.

Qureshi T.S., Kanellopoulos A. and Al-Tabbaa A. “Encapsulation of expansive powder minerals within a concentric glass capsule system for self-healing concrete”, Construction and Building Materials, 2016, in-press.

Qureshi T.S., Kanellopoulos A. and Al-Tabbaa A. “Enhancing autogenous self-healing of Portland cement through partial substitution with expansive minerals”, Cement and Concrete Research, 2016, in-press.

2015

Kanellopoulos A., Qureshi T.S. and Al-Tabbaa A. “Glass encapsulated minerals for self-healing in cement based composites”, Construction and Building Materials, Vol. 98, 2015, pp. 780-791.

Hazelwood T., Jefferson A.D., Lark R.J., Gardner D.R. “Numerical simulation of the long-term behaviour of a self-healing concrete beam vs standard reinforced concrete”, Engineering Structures, Volume 102, 2015, pp. 176-188.

Hazlewood T (June, 2014) “Long-Term Stress Relaxation Behavior of Predrawn Polyethylene terephthalate”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, Volume 131, 2014.

 

International Conference Papers (peer reviewed) and presentations

2016

Litina C., Kanellopoulos A., Giannaros P. and Al-Tabbaa A. “Polymeric microcapsules for self-healing cement based materials”, Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Grand Challenges in Construction Materials, Los Angeles – USA, March 2016.

2015

Paine, K. A., Lark, R. J. and Al-Tabbaa, A. “Biomimetic multi-scale damage immunity for concrete’ UKIERI, India, November 2015.

Al-Tabbaa, A. and Harbottle, M.J. “Self-healing materials and structures for geotechnical and geo-environmental applications” XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Edinburgh, September, 2015.

Davies R., Pilegis M., Kanellopoulos A. and Sharma T. “Materials for Life (M4L): Combining multi-scale healing techniques in cementitious materials”, Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Durham, USA, June 2015.

Jayaprakash M “Flow characteristics of autogenic healing agents in cementitious materials - conference poster”, Poster presented at the 5th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Durham, USA, June 2015.

Kanellopoulos A., Qureshi T.S. and Al-Tabbaa A., “Encapsulated minerals for self-healing cement based composites”, Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Durham, USA,  June 2015.

Litina C. and Al-Tabbaa A., “Self-healing of cementitious composites using silica precursors as microencapsulated healing agents”, Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Durham, USA, June 2015.

Qureshi T.S. and Al-Tabbaa A., “Influence of expansive minerals on the self-healing of cement paste and mortar systems”, Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Durham, USA, June 2015.

Alghamri R. and Al-Tabbaa A., “Self-healing concrete by using MgO based pellets enclosed by PVA film coating”, Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Durham, USA, June 2015.

Souza L., Kanellopoulos A. and Al-Tabbaa A. “Synthesis and characterization of acrylate microcapsules using microfluidics for self-healing in cementitious materials”, Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Durham, USA, June 2015.

Ma C., Jefferson AD., Gardner D. and Lark R. “A numerical model of the transportation of self-healing agent in and around concrete discrete cracks”, Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Durham, USA, June 2015.

Jefferson AD. and Chitez A. “Finite element simulation of cementitious autogenous healing with a new thermo-hygro-chemical model”, Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Durham, USA, June 2015.

Teall O., Pilegis M., Jefferson AD. And Lark R. “Shape Memory Polymer (SMP) Pre-stressing System to Enhance the Autogenous Healing of Structural Concrete”, Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Durham, USA, June 2015.

Sharma, T., Alazhari, M., Cooper, R., Heath, A. and Paine, K., 2015. "The requirements for autonomic microbiologically-induced calcite-precipitation in concrete." Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Durham, USA, June 2015

Sharma, T., Cooper, R., Heath, A. and Paine, K. A. Microbiologically induced calcium carbonate precipitation by extremophilic Bacillus species. Paper presented at BACELL 2015, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, April 2015

Alazhari, M., Sharma, T., Cooper, R., Heath, A. and Paine, K. Effect of bacterial self-healing agents on the early-age properties of cementitious materials. Paper presented at the 35th Cement and Concrete Science Conference, Aberdeen, August 2015

Sharma, T., Cooper, R., Heath, A. and Paine, K. A. Self-healing of concrete by Bacillus species through calcium carbonate precipitation. Paper presented at Society of General Microbiology Irish Division Meeting, Galway, Ireland, June 2015

Ma C., Jefferson AD., Gardner D. and Lark R. “A numerical model of the transportation of self-healing agent in and around concrete discrete cracks”, Paper presented at the 23rd Conference on Computational Mechanics, Swansea, UK, April 2015.

Pilegis M., Teall O., Hazelwood T., Jefferson AD, Gardner D. and Lark R. “Delayed concrete pre-stressing with shape memory polymer tendons”, Paper presented at the International fib Symposium, Copenhagen, UK, May 2015.

Davies R.E., Jefferson AD, Lark R. and Gardner D. “A novel 2D vascular network in cementitious materials”, Paper presented at the International fib Symposium, Copenhagen, UK, May 2015.

2014

Litina C., Kanellopoulos A. and Al-Tabbaa A. “Alternative repair system for concrete using microencapsulated healing agents”, 5th International Conference on Concrete Repair, Belfast, UK, September 2014, pp. 97-103.

Qureshi T.S. and Al-Tabbaa A., “The effect of magnesia on the self-healing performance of Portland cement with increased curing time”, 1st International Conference on Ageing of Materials and Structures, Delft, Netherlands, May 2014.

2013

Lark R.J., Al-Tabbaa A. and Paine K. “Biomimetic multi‐scale damage immunity for construction materials: M4L project overview”, 4th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials, Ghent, Belgium, 16-20 June 2013.