David Hughes

Dr

  • Room 02.041 - Geography Building

    United Kingdom

20012019

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Research Output

2019
2018

A comparison of small strain stiffness in Till as measured by seismic refraction and barometric loading response

Kelly, R. M. G., Bergamo, P., Hughes, D. A. B., Donohue, S., Barbour, S. L. & Lynch, K., Nov 2018, In : Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology. 51, 4, p. 493–502

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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In situ measurements of near-surface hydraulic conductivity in engineered clay slopes

Dixon, N., Crosby, C. J., Stirling, R., Hughes, P. N., Smethurst, J., Briggs, K., Hughes, D., Gunn, D., Hobbs, P., Loveridge, F., Glendinning, S., Dijkstra, T. & Hudson, A., 31 Aug 2018, In : Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
80 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Current and future role of instrumentation and monitoring in the performance of transport infrastructure slopes

Smethurst, J. A., Smith, A., Uhlemann, S., Wooff, C., Chambers, J., Hughes, P., Lenart, S., Saroglou, H., Springman, S. M., Löfroth, H. & Hughes, D., 01 Aug 2017, In : Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology. 50, 3, p. 271-286 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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19 Citations (Scopus)
343 Downloads (Pure)

Geostatistical analysis of Satellite Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar (InSAR), LiDAR and data for geotechnical asset monitoring of ground instability

McKinley, J., Hughes, D., Graham, C., Donohue, S., Cigna, F., Parkes, K., Donald, A., Banks, V. & Bateman, L., Sep 2017, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

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18 Downloads (Pure)

Mapping Ground Instability in Areas of Geotechnical Infrastructure Using Satellite InSAR and Small UAV Surveying: A Case Study in Northern Ireland

Cigna, F., Banks, V. J., Donald, A. W., Donohue, S., Graham, C., Hughes, D., McKinley, J. M. & Parker, K., 06 Jul 2017, In : Geosciences. 7, 3, 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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6 Citations (Scopus)
526 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Strength reduction of till under dynamic pore pressure condition

Harley, R., Sivakumar, V., Hughes, D. & Donohue, S., Mar 2016, In : Geotechnique Letters. 6, 1, p. 83-88 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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50 Citations (Scopus)
309 Downloads (Pure)

The impact of hydrogeology on the instability of a road cutting through a drumlin in the North of Ireland

Hughes, D. A. B., Clarke, G. R. T., Harley, R. M. G. & Barbour, S. L., 09 Feb 2016, In : Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology & Hydrogeology. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Citations (Scopus)
240 Downloads (Pure)
2015

Estimation of the small strain stiffness of glacial till using geophysical methods and barometric loading response

Harley, R., Bergamo, P., Hughes, D., Donohue, S., Carse, L. & Barbour, L., 23 Sep 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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372 Downloads (Pure)

Evolving techniques for characterising and monitoring the stability of infrastructure slopes

Lynch, K., Hughes, D., Karim, M. R., Harley, R., Bell, A., McKinley, J., Donohue, S. & Bergamo, P., 14 Sep 2015. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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151 Downloads (Pure)

Geotechnical failure risk reviewed

Harley, R., Lynch, K., Hughes, D., McKinley, J., Bell, A. & Donohue, S., Feb 2015, In : Transportation Professional. p. 24-25 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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94 Downloads (Pure)

Highways: The Location, Design, Construction and Maintenance of Road Pavements

O'Flaherty, C. A. (ed.) & Hughes, D. (ed.), 02 Nov 2015, 5th ed. London: ICE Publishing. 592 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Research-informed design, management and maintenance of infrastructure slopes: development of a multi-scalar approach

Glendinning, S., Helm, P. R., Rouainia, M., Stirling, R. A., Asquith, J. D., Hughes, P. N., Toll, D. G., Clarke, D., Powrie, W., Smethurst, J., Hughes, D., Harley, R., Karim, R., Dixon, N., Crosby, C., Chambers, J., Dijkstra, T., Gunn, D., Briggs, K. & Muddle, D., 09 Sep 2015, IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science. Vol. 26. 22 p. 012005

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

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8 Citations (Scopus)
332 Downloads (Pure)
2014

Effect of fibre type and dosage on early age tensile strength of high performance mortar

Backus, J., Sonebi, M., Moore, T. & Hughes, D., Aug 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Effect of Polymer Type and Concentration on Early Tensile Strength and Workability of Rapid High Strength Mortar

Backus, J., Sonebi, M., Hughes, D. & Moore, T., 15 Aug 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Progressive deformation of glacial till due to viscoplastic straining and pore pressure variation

Harley, R., Sivakumar, V., Hughes, D., Karim, M. R. & Barbour, S. L., Sep 2014. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2013

An evaluation of strain softening of glacial tills as a result of pore pressure dynamics.

Harley, R., Carse, L., Hughes, D., Lynch, K. & Barbour, S. L., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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98 Downloads (Pure)

Characterisation of the Performance of Sustainable Grout Containing Bentonite for Geotechnical Applications

Sonebi, M., Hughes, D., Harley, R. & Lynch, K., Mar 2013, p. 181-188.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Effects of confining pressure and water content on performance of unsaturated compacted clay under repeated loading

Sivakumar, V., Kodikara, J., O'Hagan, R., Hughes, D., Cairns, P. & McKinley, J. D., Feb 2013, In : Géotechnique. 63, 8, p. 628–640 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Evolving techniques for monitoring geotechnical risk on the Antrim Coast Road.

Lynch, K., Hughes, D., McKinley, J., Bell, A., Harley, R. & Graham, C., Jan 2013, In : Plant and Civil Engineer. p. 42-43 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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102 Downloads (Pure)
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109 Downloads (Pure)
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218 Downloads (Pure)
2012

Characterisation of the performance of sustainable grout containing bentonite for geotechnical applications

Sonebi, M., Hughes, D., Harley, R. & Lynch, K., Mar 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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98 Downloads (Pure)
2011
2010

All Ireland Symposium on Built Environment Education

McLernon, T., Hughes, D. & Scott, D., Jan 2010, University of Ulster : Unknown Publisher.

Research output: Other contribution

Geophysics and the search of freshwater bodies

Hughes, D., Sep 2010, In : Science and Justice. Vol 50, Issue 3, 3, p. 141-149 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Geophysics and the search of freshwater bodies: a review

Parker, R., Ruffell, A. & Hughes, D., Jun 2010, In : Science and Justice. 50, 3, p. 53-65 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Ground penetrating radar as an innovative tool for identifying areas of scour and soil stratification around bridge foundations

Campbell, K., Ruffell, A., Hughes, D., Taylor, S. & Devlin, B., Sep 2010, p. 1-1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Track displacement and energy loss in a railway embankment

Hendry, M., Hughes, D. A. & Barbour, L., 01 Feb 2010, In : Proceedings of the ICE - Geotechnical Engineering. 163, 1, p. 3-12 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
2009

A case study: land slide treatment carried out in Murree, Pakistan, during the last decade

Kamal, M. A., Hussain, S. R., Hughes, D. & Khan, A., Dec 2009, p. 1-1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

An assessment of the earth pressure coefficient in overconsolidated clays

Sivakumar, V., Navaneethan, T., Hughes, D. & Gallagher, G., 01 Dec 2009, In : Géotechnique. 59, 10, p. 825-838 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of vegetation on the long-term stability of road and rail cuttings in glacial tills

McLernon, M., Carse, L., Hughes, D., Barbour, S. L. & Dixon, N., Sep 2009, p. 1-1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Finite element analysis of an embankment on a soft estuarine deposit using an elastic–viscoplastic soil model

Kelln, C., Sharma, J., Hughes, D. & Graham, J., 2009, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 46, 3, p. 357-368 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

Mind the gap!’ Knowledge requirements for forecasting climate change effects on infrastructure earthworks stability in the UK

Dijkstra, T. A., Dixon, N., Hughes, D., Smethurst, J., Clarke, D., Hughes, P. & Glendinning, S., Feb 2009, p. 1-1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2008

A finite element solution scheme for an elastic–viscoplastic soil model

Kelln, C., Sharma, J. & Hughes, D., Jul 2008, In : Computers and Geotechnics. 35, 4, p. 524-536 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

A Necessary Cultural Shift for Learning

McLernon, T. & Hughes, D., Sep 2008, p. 1-1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

An improved elastic-viscoplastic soil model

Kelln, C., Sharma, J., Hughes, D. & Graham, J., 2008, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 45, 10, p. 1356-1376 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

A Simple Triaxial System for Evaluating the Performance of Unsaturated Soils Under Repeated Loading

Thom, R., Sivakumar, V., Brown, J. & Hughes, D., Mar 2008, In : ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal. Volume 31, Issue 2, 2, p. 107-114 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Climate change and slope stability forecasting in the UK - an overview of research needs

Dixon, N., Dijkstra, T., Smethurst, J., Hughes, P., Clarke, D., Glendinning, S., Hughes, D. & Toll, D., Nov 2008, p. 179-182. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Climate change and slope stability – improving our forecasting capabilities

Dixon, N., Dijkstra, T. A., Glendinning, S., Hughes, P. N., Hughes, D., Clarke, D., Smethurst, J., Powrie, W., Toll, D. G. & Mendes, J., Sep 2008, p. 1-1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

7 Citations (Scopus)

Depth Prediction of Granular Pavements using the Repeated Load Triaxial Apparatus and Application in New Zealand Specifications for Granular Materials

Arnold, G., Arnold, D., Dawson, A., Hughes, D., Robinson, D., Werkmeister, S., Alabaster, D., Ellis, J., Toll, D. G. & Mendes, J., Aug 2008, p. 65-71. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Field testing and modelling the effects of climate on geotechnical infrastructure – A collaborative approach

Hughes, P. N., Glendinning, S., Dixon, N., Dijkstra, T. A., Clarke, D., Smethurst, J., Powrie, W., Toll, D. G., Mendes, J. & Hughes, D., Aug 2008, p. 501-506. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Time dependant volumetric behaviour of flexible pavements under heavy loading and high temperature

Kamal, M. A., Hafeez, I. & Hughes, D., Aug 2008, p. 523-527. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

’Biological and engineering impacts of climate on slopes – learning from full-scale

Glendinning, S., Hughes, P. N., Hughes, D., Clarke, D., Smethurst, J., Powrie, W., Dixon, N., Dijkstra, T. A., Toll, D. G. & Mendes, J., Jun 2008, p. 1-1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

5 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Deformation of a soft estuarine deposit under a geotextile reinforced embankment

Kelln, C., Sharma, J., Hughes, D. & Gallagher, G., Jan 2007, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 44(5), 5, p. 603-617 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Delayed failure of a deep cutting in lodgement till

Hughes, D., Sivakumar, V., Glynn, D. & Clarke, G., Oct 2007, In : Proceedings of ICE - Geotechnical Engineering. 160 (4), 4, p. 193-202 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

The Impact of climate change on cuttings in glacial till in the UK: A case study of field monitoring of pore water response

Hughes, D., Clarke, G. R. T. & Barbour, S. L., Dec 2007, p. 1-1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2006

A Model To Help Engineering Students To Learn Independently

McLernon, T. & Hughes, D., Jul 2006, p. 1-1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2 Citations (Scopus)