Blast and Impact Dynamics

Department of Civil & Structural Engineering



(2012). Comments on Dstl vehicle mine blast test procedure, Review the pit prep and sampling sections of the ‘DSTL STANAG’ offering comments where required (BT-PPG-504).
(2012). Modelling of viscous effects in natural clays. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 49 (2), pp. 129-140. (Full Text).
(2012). The development of a small-scale geotechnical teaching centrifuge. Enhancing Engineering Higher Education pp. 37-41. Royal Academy of Engineering: London. (Full Text).
(2012). Assessment of geotechnical properties of British coal measures rocks for construction. In 1st Australasia and South East Asia Conference in Structural Engineering and Construction.
(2012). Potential use of structural layout optimization at the conceptual design stage. The International Journal of Architectual Computing, 10 (1), pp. 13-32. (Full Text).
(2012). Blast modelling of steel frames with simple connections. Journal of Structural Engineering.
(2012). On the optimality of Hemp’s arch with vertical hangers. Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 46 (1), pp. 17-25. (Full Text).
(2012). Dynamic behaviour of web cleat steel connections. In 11th International Conference on Steel Space and Composite Structures (pp. 269-278).
(2012). The role of geotechnical parameters on the impulse generated by buried charges. In MABS 22 Bourges (2012) SPIEZ Switzerland. (Full Text).
(2012). Route planning and forensic aids, (BT-PPG-501).


(2011). Optimum structure to carry a uniform load between pinned supports: Exact analytical solution. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 467 (2128), pp. 1101-1120.
(2011). The influence of soil density and moisture content on the impulse from shallow buried explosive charges. In 14th International Symposium on Interaction of the Effects of Munitions with Structures (ISIEMS) (Full Text).
(2011). Numerical modelling of honeycomb energy dissipating materials. Applied Mechanics and Materials, 82 (2), pp. 81-85.
(2011). Clearing of blast waves on finite-sized targets - An overlooked approach. Applied Mechanics and Materials, 82 (3), pp. 669-674. (Full Text).
(2011). Numerical simulation of steel bolted beam-column connections subjected to dynamic loading. Applied Mechanics and Materials, 82 (2), pp. 314-319.
(2011). Layout optimization of structures with transmissible and self-weight loads. In 9th World Congress on Structural & Multidisciplinary Optimization.