David Hughes

    David Hughes

    Senior Lecturer

    Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 3241

    For media contact email comms.office@qub.ac.uk
    or call +44(0)2890 973091.

    Scopus Citations 0

    1. 2019
    2. Published
    3. 2018
    4. Published

      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

    5. Early online date

      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

    6. Early online date
    7. 2017
    8. Unpublished

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J., Hughes, D., Graham, C., Donohue, S., Cigna, F., Parkes, K., Donald, A., Banks, V. & Bateman, L., Sep 2017, (Unpublished).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

    9. Published

      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

    10. Published

      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

    11. 2016
    12. Published

      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

    13. Early online date

      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

    14. 2015
    15. Published

      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

    16. Published

      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

    17. Published

      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

    18. Published

      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

    19. Published

      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

    20. 2014
    21. Published

      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

    22. Published

      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

    23. Published

      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

    24. 2013
    25. Published
    26. Published
    27. Published

      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

    28. Published

      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

    29. Published

      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

    30. Published

      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

    31. 2012
    32. Published

      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

    33. 2011
    34. Published
    35. 2010
    36. Published

      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

    37. Published

      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

    38. Published

      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

    39. Published

      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

    40. Published

      All Ireland Symposium on Built Environment Education

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

      Research output: Other contribution

    41. 2009
    42. Published

      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

    43. Published

      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

    44. Published

      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

    45. Published

      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

    46. Published

      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

    47. 2008
    48. Published

      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

    49. Published

      A Necessary Cultural Shift for Learning

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

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    50. Published

      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

    51. Published

      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

    52. Published

      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

    53. Published

      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

    54. Published

      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

    55. Published

      ’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

    56. Published

      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

    57. Published

      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

    58. 2007
    59. Published

      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

    60. Published
    61. Published

      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

    62. Published

      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

    63. 2006
    64. Published

      TRAIN INDUCED DYNAMIC RESPONSE OF RAILWAY TRACK AND EMBANKMENTS CONSTRUCTED OVER SOFT PEAT FOUNDATIONS

      Hendry, M., Hughes, D., Barbour, S. L. & Atkinson, M., Oct 2006, p. 1-1. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    65. Published

      Measurement and modelling the train induced dynamic response of a railway track and embankment constructed over a soft peat foundation

      Hendry, M., Hughes, D., Barbour, L. & Atkinson, M., Sep 2006, p. 1-1. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    66. Published

      Engineering characteristics of road aggregates from northern Pakistan and the development of a toughness index

      Hughes, D., Kamal, M. A. & Sulehri, M. A., Aug 2006, In : Geotechnical and Geological Engineering. 24(4), 4, p. 819-831 13 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    67. Published

      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

    68. Published

      Are Engineering Students Engaged With Their Learning?

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

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    69. 2004
    70. Published

      Determination of the efflux velocity from a ship's propeller

      Hamill, G., Hughes, D. & McGarvey, J. A., Jun 2004, In : Proceedings of the ICE - Maritime Engineering. 157(2), 2, p. 83-91 9 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    71. Published

      Triaxial tests on model sand columns in clay

      Hughes, D., Sivakumar, V., McKelvey, D. & Graham, J., Jan 2004, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 41(2), 2, p. 299-312 14 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    72. 2003
    73. Published

      Use of recycled materials in construction

      Hughes, D. & Others, A., Nov 2003, In : Journal of Materials and Structures. 36, 263, p. 604-607 4 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    74. Published

      Design of granular pavements

      Hughes, D., Robinson, D., Arnold, G. & Dawson, A. R., 2003, In : Transportation Research Record. 1 (1819), p. 194-200 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    75. Published

      The formation of the jet produced by a rotating ship's propeller

      Hamill, G., Hughes, D. & Ryan, D., 2003.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    76. 2002
    77. Published

      The influence of leaching of contaminants on strength & durability of Contaminated Recycled Brick Aggregate (CRBA) concrete.

      Hackett, A. J., Hughes, D., Basheer, M. & Elliot, T., Mar 2002.

      Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    78. 2001
    79. Published
    80. Published

      Infrastructure and socio-economic development

      Hughes, D. & Others, A., 2001, Implications of Climate Change for Northern Ireland: Information Strategy Development. Smyth, A., Montgomery, I., Favis-Mortlock, D. & Allen, S. (eds.). HMSO, p. 103-143 41 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter