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Journal and Conference Papers

  • Elsharkawy, H., and Zahiri, S. (2020) The significance of occupancy profiles in determining post retrofit indoor thermal comfort, overheating risk and building energy performance. Building and Environment, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.buildenv.2020.106676
  • Ozarisoy, B., and Elsharkawy, H. (2019) Assessing overheating risk and thermal comfort in state-of-the-art prototype houses that combat exacerbated climate change in UK.  Energy and Buildings, 187, pp. 201-217, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enbuild.2019.01.030
  • Elsharkawy, H., Rutherford. (2018). Energy-efficient retrofit of social housing in the UK: Lessons learned from a Community Energy Saving Programme (CESP) in Nottingham. Energy and Buildings, 172, pp. 295-306, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enbuild.2018.04.067
  • Zahiri S, Elsharkawy H. (2018). Towards energy-efficient retrofit of council housing in London: Assessing the impact of occupancy and energy-use patterns on building performance. Energy and Buildings, 174, pp. 672-681, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enbuild.2018.07.010
  • Elsharkawy, H. and Rutherford, P. (2015). Retrofitting social housing in the UK: home energy use and performance in a pre-community energy saving programme (CESP). Energy and Buildings 88, pp. 25-33, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enbuild.2014.11.045
  • Shi, W., Abdalla, H., Elsharkawy, H., Chandler, A. (2017). Energy Saving of the Domestic Housing Stock: Application Development as a Plug-In for Energy Simulation Software, International Journal of Parallel, Emergent and Distributed Systems 32, pp. 114-132 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17445760.2017.1390104 
  • Farouk H. & Elsharkawy, H.  (2020). To what extent can solar control be effective in enhancing indoor comfort in a fully glazed office building? WSBE20 - World Sustainable Built Environment - Beyond2020, IOP Conf. Ser.: Earth and Environmental Science, Vol. 588(3). https://doi.org/10.1088/1755-1315/588/3/032081
  • Taher, H., Elsharkawy, H. and Newport, D. (2019). The Influence of Urban Green Systems on the Urban Heat Island Effect in London. Sustainable Built Environment Conference 2019 Wales: Policy to Practice., IOP Conf. Ser.: Earth and Environmental Science, Vol. 329. https://doi.org/10.1088/1755-1315/329/1/012046 
  • Elsharkawy, H. and Zahiri, S. (2018). Evaluating the Building Performance of an Office Building in London to Improve Indoor Thermal Comfort. Passive and Low Energy Architecture (PLEA 2018), Smart and Healthy within the Two-Degree Limit: Proceedings of the 34th International Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture, Volume 3, pp. 978-979. The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, 10-12 December.
  • Zahiri, S., Elsharkawy H. and Shi. W. (2018). The Impact of Occupants' Energy Use Behaviour on Building Performance: A Case Study of A Tower Block In London. Passive and Low Energy Architecture (PLEA 2018), Smart and Healthy within the Two-Degree Limit: Proceedings of the 34th International Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture, Volume 3, pp. 1056-1058. The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, 10-12 December.
  • Elsharkawy, H., Zahiri, S. and Ozarisoy, B. (2018). Improving the Building Performance and of an Office Building to Reduce Overheating Risk. Building Simulation & Optimization Conference 2018 (IBPSA 2018), pp. 438-444. Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge, 11-12 September. Cambridge, UK. http://www.ibpsa.org/proceedings/BSO2018/4C-3.pdf
  • Zahiri, S., Elsharkawy H. and Shi. W. (2018). The Importance of Occupancy and Energy Use Patterns on Predicting Building Energy Performance: a case study of a residential building in London. Building Simulation & Optimization Conference 2018 (IBPSA 2018), pp. 665-671. Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge, 11-12 September 2018. Cambridge, UK. http://www.ibpsa.org/proceedings/BSO2018/6C-3.pdf
  • Elsharkawy, H., Clough, J. and Zahiri, S. (2018). Developing a Framework for Embedding Education for Sustainability (EfS) within the Built Environment Sector in Egypt. International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment (SDBE 2018), pp. 328-338. The Crystal, 12-13 September. London, UK, ISBN: 978-1-9997971-9-5.
  • Ozarisoy, B. and Elsharkawy, H. (2018). Assessing Energy use and Overheating risk for Retrofitting A Residential Tower Block Prototype in Northern Cyprus. International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment (SDBE 2018), pp. 1120-1132. The Crystal, 12-13 September. London, UK, ISBN: 978-1-9997971-9-5.
  • Taher, H., Elsharkawy, H. and Newport, D. (2018). A State-of-the-Art Review of The Impact of Vertical Greenery Systems on The Energy Performance of Buildings in Temperate Climates. International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment (SDBE 2018), pp. 470-481. The Crystal, 12-13 September. London, UK, ISBN: 978-1-9997971-9-5.
  • Elsharkawy, H., and Zahiri, S.  (2017). Education for Sustainable Development of the Built Environment: Problem-Based Learning Approach for Embedding Sustainability, Passive and Low Energy Architecture (PLEA 2017) Design to Thrive, Volume II (pp. 2291-2299), 3-5 July. Edinburgh, United Kingdom, ISBN 978-0-9928957-5-4.
  • Zahiri, S., and Elsharkawy, H., (2017). Building Performance Evaluation for the Retrofit of Council Housing in the UK: A case study of a tower block in London, Passive and Low Energy Architecture (PLEA 2017) Design to Thrive, Volume I (pp. 907-914), 3-5 July. Edinburgh, United Kingdom, ISBN 978-0-9928957-5-4
  • Ozarisoy, B., and Elsharkawy, H., (2017). Retrofit Strategies for the Existing Residential Tower Blocks in Northern Cyprus, Passive and Low Energy Architecture (PLEA 2017) Design to Thrive, Volume I (pp. 796-803), 3-5 July. Edinburgh, United Kingdom, ISBN 978-0-9928957-5-4.
  • Shi, W., Elsharkawy, H., and Abdalla, H. (2017). An Investigation into Energy Consumption Behaviour and Lifestyles in UK Homes: Developing A Smart Application as A Tool for Reducing Home Energy Use, Passive and Low Energy Architecture (PLEA 2017) Design to Thrive, Volume I (pp. 859-866), 3-5 July. Edinburgh, United Kingdom, ISBN 978-0-9928957-5-4.
  • Taher, H., and Elsharkawy, H. (2017). The Window to Wall Ratio for High-Rise Office Buildings in a Temperate Climate: Assessing Façade Embodied Energy and Building Operative Energy (Life Cycle Energy) in London, Passive and Low Energy Architecture (PLEA 2017) Design to Thrive, Volume II (pp. 2688-2696), 3-5 July. Edinburgh, United Kingdom, ISBN 978-0-9928957-5-4.
  • Elsharkawy, H. (2017) Building Capacity for Sustainable Development of the Built Environment in Egypt: Challenges and Opportunities. International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment (SDBE 2017), pp. 32-42. The Crystal, London, United Kingdom, 20-21 December 2017, ISBN: 978-1-9997971-0-2. 
  • Zahiri, S, Elsharkawy, H. (2017) Building Performance Optimisation for the Retrofit of a Council Tower Block in London. International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment (SDBE 2017), pp. 600-611. The Crystal, London, United Kingdom, 20-21 December 2017, ISBN: 978-1-9997971-0-2.
  • Carter, B, Elsharkawy, H. and Zahiri, S. (2017) Building Performance Evaluation of An Office Building In The UK- A Case Study of A University Office Building, International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment (SDBE 2017), pp. 281-292. The Crystal, London, United Kingdom, 20-21 Dec 2017, ISBN: 978-1-9997971-0-2.
  • Shi, W, and Elsharkawy, H. (2017) An Innovative Energy Efficiency Application Development: Through the Evaluation of Occupants’ Behavioural Issues and its Impact on Domestic Energy Consumption in the UK. International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment (SDBE 2017), pp. 157-168. The Crystal, London, United Kingdom, 20-21 December 2017, ISBN: 978-1-9997971-0-2.
  • Ozarisoy, B, and Elsharkawy, H. (2017) Passive Cooling Design Strategies for Retrofit of Residential Tower Blocks in Northern Cyprus. International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment (SDBE 2017), pp. 145-156. The Crystal, London, United Kingdom, 20-21 Dec 2017, ISBN: 978-1-9997971-0-2.
  • Shi, W., Abdalla, H., Elsharkawy, H., Chandler, A. (2016). Energy Saving of the Domestic Housing Stock: Application Development as a Plug-In for Energy Simulation Software, Parallelism in Architecture, Environment and Computing Techniques Conference (PACT), University of East London, London, UK, 12-13 September 2016.
  • Alnusairat, S. and Elsharkawy, H. (2015). Passive Design Approach for High-Rise Buildings: From Courtyards to Sky Courts. Zero Energy Mass Custom Home (ZEMCH) 2015 Conference, pp. 739-748. Lecce, Italy, 23-25 September 2015.
  • Elsharkawy, H. (2014). Embedding ‘Critical Thinking’ skills in MSc induction programmes. Presented at the Annual Conference for Learning and Teaching, Cardiff University, UK.
  • Elsharkawy, H. (2013). Communication methods for effective policy delivery. Materials Architecture Design Environment (MADE) 7, Welsh School of Architecture, Cardiff University.
  • Elsharkawy, H., Rutherford, P., & Rashed H. (2013). Energy consumption behaviour and home performance: Community energy saving programme in Aspley, Nottingham. Passive and Low Energy Architecture (PLEA 2013), Technische Universitat Munchen (TUM), Munich, Germany, 10-12 September 2013.
  • Elsharkawy, H., Rutherford, P., & Wilson, R. (2012). Targeting users' Behaviour for effective policy delivery: community energy saving programme in Aspley, Nottingham. International Association People Environment Studies Conference (IAPS 2012), 24- 29 June, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK.
  • Rached, I; Elsharkawy, H. (2012). The Role of Open Spaces in the University Campus in the Egyptian Context. Designing Place Conference, 2-3 Apr, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK.
  • Elsharkawy, H., Rutherford, P., & Wilson, R. (2011). Policy instruments for driving sustainable energy consumption in UK domestic sector. Passive and Low Energy Architecture (PLEA 2011). Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Leuven, Belgium.
  • Elsharkawy, H., Rutherford, P., & Wilson, R. (2010). Will the Code for Sustainable Homes deliver UK zero carbon homes target? Behaviour, Energy and Climate Change (BECC 2010), 13-17 Nov, Sacramento, California, USA.
  • Elsharkawy, H. & Rutherford, P. (2009). Mitigating Climate change: By behavioural and Social Design. CICCS Annual Conference: Innovations for a cleaner future, Poster session. Nottingham: Centre for Innovation in Carbon Capture and Storage (CICCS), University of Nottingham, Nottingham.
  • Elsharkawy, H., Rashed, H., & Rached, I. (2009). Climate change: The impact of sea level rise on Egypt. 45th ISOCARP Congress: Low Carbon Cities, 18-22 October. Porto: ISOCARP.
    Rashed H., & Elsharkawy H. (2009). "Heritage Museums between Real and Virtual: Enhancing Visitors’ Experience." ISAAC International Conference: Promoting Cultural Heritage Tourism through
  • Integrated e-Services, Poster session, Amsterdam.
    Rashed, H., & Elsharkawy, H. (2009). Virtual Museum: Towards a new typology of the museum in the future. ASCAAD Fourth International Conference, Digitizing Architecture: formalization& content, 11-12 May (pp. 269-279). Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture, College of Engineering, University of Bahrain, Bahrain.

 

Books & Book Chapters

  • Elsharkawy, H., Zahiri, S. and Clough, J. (2017).  eds., Proceedings of the International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment (SDBE 2017), The Crystal, London, United Kingdom, 20-21 December 2017, ISBN: 978-1-9997971-0-2.
  • Elsharkawy, H., Zahiri, S. and Clough, J. (2018).  eds., Proceedings of the International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment (SDBE 2018), The Crystal, 12-13 September 2018. London, UK. ISBN: 978-1-9997971-9-5.

 

Conferences Organised 

  • International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment, 20-21 Dec 2017, The Crystal, London, UK
    The first International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment (SDBE) was held in London, UK. The SDBE conference was designed as an opportunity for academics, researchers, architects, amongst other professionals to meet and share the latest knowledge, research and innovations on topics concerning the built environment. 102 papers were published in the conference proceedings.

  • International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment, 12-13 Sep 2018, The Crystal, London, UK
    Following the successful conference in December 2017 (SDBE 2017), the Second International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment (SDBE 2018) was held in London. The conference included keynote speakers and technical workshops to promote the knowledge exchange surrounding the conference themes. 112 papers were published in the conference proceedings.

 

Journal and Conference Papers

  • Hashemi, A., Alam, K., Ip, K. (2019). Comparative performance analysis of Vacuum Insulation Panels in thermal window shutters, Energy Procedia, 157: 837-843. (doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2018.11.249)
    Jin, R., Zhong, B., Ma, L., Hashemi, A. & Ding, L. (2019). Integrating BIM with building performance analysis in project life-cycle, Automation in Construction: 106,102861.
  • Hashemi, A. (2018). Assessment of solar shading strategies in low-income tropical housing: the case of Uganda. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers – Engineering Sustainability. (doi.org/10.1680/jensu.17.00072)
  • Bhikhoo, N., Hashemi, A., Cruickshank, H. (2017). Improving Thermal Comfort of Low-Income Housing in Thailand through Passive Design Strategies Sustainability, 9 (8). (doi:10.3390/su9081440)
  • Mohareb, E., Hashemi, A., Shahrestani, M., Sunikka-Blank, M. (2017). Retrofit Planning for the Performance Gap: Results of a Workshop on Addressing Energy, Health and Comfort Needs in a Protected Building, Energies, 10 (8). (doi:10.3390/en10081177)
  • Hashemi, A. (2017). Effects of Thermal Insulation on Thermal Comfort in Low-income Tropical Housing, Energy Procedia, 134:815-824.
  • Pomfret, L., Hashemi, A. (2017). Thermal Comfort in Zero Energy Buildings, Energy Procedia, 134:825-834.
  • Hashemi, A., Khatami, N. (2017). Effects of Solar Shading on Thermal Comfort in Low-income Tropical Housing, Energy Procedia, 111:235-244.
  • Khatami, N., Hashemi, A. (2017). Improving thermal comfort and indoor air quality through minimal interventions in office buildings, Energy Procedia, 111:171-180.
  • Hashemi, A. (2016). Climate Resilient Low-income Tropical Housing, Energies, 9 (6), 486, 1-15. (doi:10.3390/en9060468)
  • Hashemi, A., Cruickshank, H., Cheshmehzangi, A. (2015). Environmental impacts and embodied energy of construction methods and materials in low-income tropical housing, Sustainability, 7(6):7866-7883. (doi:10.3390/su7067866)
  • Hashemi, A., Khatami, N. (2015). The effects of air permeability, background ventilation and lifestyle on energy performance, indoor air quality and risk of condensation in domestic buildings, Sustainability, 7(4): 4022-4034. (doi: 10.3390/su7044022)
  • Hashemi, A., Cruickshank, H. (2015). Delivering Sustainable Low-income Housing in Uganda, Challenges and Opportunities, OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development 8(10):47-60.
  • Hashemi, A. (2015). Offsite Manufacturing: A Survey on the Current Status and Risks of Offsite Construction in Iran, Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture, 9(2):141-152. (doi: 10.17265/1934-7359/2015.02.003)
  • Hashemi, A. (2014). Mitigating the Risks of Offsite Manufacturing through the Application of BIM, International Journal of 3-D Information Modeling 10/2014; 3(4):26-35. (doi: 10.4018/ij3dim.2014100102)
  • Hashemi, A. (2014). Daylighting and solar shading performances of an innovative reflective louver system, Energy and Buildings, 82:607-620. (doi:10.1016/j.enbuild.2014.07.086)
  • Hashemi, A. (2013). Review of the UK housing history in relation to system building, Alam Cipta International Journal of Sustainable Tropical Design Research and Practice, 6(1):47-58.
  • Hashemi, A., Gage, S. (2012). Technical issues that affect the use of retrofit panel thermal shutters in commercial buildings, Building Services Engineering Research and Technology, 35(1):6-22. (doi: 10.1177/0143624412462906)
  • Hashemi, A. (2020) Effects of Natural Ventilation on Thermal Comfort in Low-income Tropical Housing, Zero Energy Mass Custom Home (ZEMCH 2019) International Conference, Seoul, South Korea. (In Press).
  • Butt, T., Mohareb, E. & Hashemi, A. (2020). Reducing GHGs From UK Households-An Examination of Local Authority-Level Data, Zero Energy Mass Custom Home (ZEMCH 2019) International Conference, Seoul, South Korea. (In Press).
  • Hashemi, A., Alam, M. & Mohareb, E. (2020). Thermal Performance of Vacuum Insulated Window Shutter Systems, Zero Energy Mass Custom Home (ZEMCH 2019) International Conference, Seoul, South Korea. (In Press).
  • Katri, S., Ip, K., Picco, M. & Hashemi A. (2019). Potential and Impact of Incorporating Roof Photovoltaic to Enhance Environmental Sustainability of Historic English Churches in the United Kingdom, Central Europe towards Sustainable Building 2019 (CESB19). (IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science; vol. 290, no. 1), p.1-9 .
    Coombs, B., Hashemi, A., &Cruickshank, H., (2017) Energy and low-income tropical housing in Tanzania, ZEMCH 2016 International Conference, 20-23 December 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (ISBN: 978-967-11236-9-0)
  • Eyre, M., Hashemi, A., Cruickshank, H. & Jordan, M. (2017) Transition in housing design and thermal comfort in rural Tanzania, ZEMCH 2016 International Conference, 20-23 December 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (ISBN: 978-967-11236-9-0)
  • Bhikhoo, N., Hashemi, A. & Cruickshank, H. (2017) Evaluating the thermal performance of low-income housing in Thailand, ZEMCH 2016 International Conference, 20-23 December 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (ISBN: 978-967-11236-9-0)
  • Hashemi, A., Sunikka-Blank, M., Mohareb, E., Vakhitova, T., Dantsiou, D., Ben, H., Sharmin, T, (2017) Performance gap? energy, health and comfort needs in buildings, ZEMCH 2016 International Conference, 20-23 December 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (ISBN: 978-967-11236-9-0)
  • Alonso-Zandari, S., Hashemi, A. (2017) Prefabrication in the UK housing construction industry, ZEMCH 2016 International Conference, 20-23 December 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (ISBN: 978-967-11236-9-0)
  • Hashemi, A., Cruickshank, H., Cheshmehzangi, A. (2015). Improving Thermal Comfort in Low-income Tropical Housing: The Case of Uganda, ZEMCH 2015 International Conference, 22-25 September 2015, Lecce, Italy. (ISBN: 978-88941-52609)
  • Hashemi, A., Noguchi, M., Altan, H. (2015). Feasibility of Application of Modern Methods of Construction in Iran, ZEMCH 2015 International Conference, 22-25 September 2015, Lecce, Italy. (ISBN: 978-88941-52609)
  • Hashemi, A., Cruickshank, H. (2015). Delivering Sustainable Low-income Housing in Uganda, Challenges and Opportunities, International Conference on Sustainable Development 2015, 2-3 September 2015, Athens, Greece. (developed into a journal paper)
  • Hashemi, A., Cruickshank, H. (2015). Embodied Energy of Fired Bricks: The Case of Uganda and Tanzania, 14th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies, SET 2015, 25-27 August 2015, Nottingham, UK
  • Cheshmehzangi, A., Gálvez, L., Hashemi, A., Cruickshank, H. (2015). Housing and Energy: Review of Cases in China, ACSEE2015, June 2015, Kobe, Japan.
  • Hashemi, A., Hadjri, K. (2014). Offsite construction, a potential answer to the Iranian housing shortages, Construction Technology and Management CTM 2014 International Scientific Conference, 9th-11thSeptember 2014, Bratislava, Slovakia, 189-199. (ISBN: 978-80-227-4243-6)
  • Hashemi, A., Liyanage, C., Hadjri, K., Khatami, N. (2014). Assessing the risks of dampness and mould growth in renovated properties, ZEMCH 2014 International Conference: Mass Customisation and Sustainability in Housing, 4th - 6th June 2014, Londrina, Brazil, 30-44. (ISBN: 978-0-9910608-1-8)
  • Khatami, N., Hashemi, A., Cook, M., Firth, S. (2014). Effects of manual and automatic natural ventilation control strategies on thermal comfort, indoor air quality and energy consumption, ZEMCH 2014 International Conference: Mass Customisation and Sustainability in Housing, 4th - 6th June 2014, Londrina, Brazil, 210-222. (ISBN: 978-0-9910608-1-8)
  • Hashemi, A., Hadjri, K. (2013). Code for Sustainable Homes: opportunities or threats for offsite manufacturing and mass-customization?, ZEMCH 2013 international conference: The Visibility of Zero-Energy Housing, 30th October - 1st November 2013, University of Miami, Miami, USA, 111-122. (ISBN: 978-0-9910608-0-1)

Books & Book Chapters

  • Hashemi, A. (Ed.) (2018). Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation—ZEMCH 2016, MDPI. ISBN 978-3-03842-965-4
  • Hashemi, A. (Ed.) (2017). ZEMCH 2016 International Conference Proceedings, ZEMCH Network. ISBN: 978-967-11236-9-0
  • Altan, H., Padovani, R., Hashemi, A. (2016). Building Performance and Simulation In: Noguchi, Masa, ed. ZEMCH: Toward the Delivery of Zero Energy Mass Custom Homes. Springer Tracts in Civil Engineering. Springer International Publishing, Switzerland, pp. 311-338. ISBN 9783319319650.
  • Hashemi, A., Kim, U.K., Bell, P., Steinhardt, D., Manley, K., Southcombe, M. (2016). Prefabrication In: Noguchi, Masa, ed. ZEMCH: Toward the Delivery of Zero Energy Mass Custom Homes. Springer Tracts in Civil Engineering. Springer International Publishing, Switzerland, pp. 65-94. ISBN 9783319319650.
  • Aelenei, L., Frattari, A., Riscala, L., Altan, H., Hashemi, A., Tabet Aoul, K. A., Noguchi, M. (2016). Zero Energy Homes In: Noguchi, Masa, ed. ZEMCH: Toward the Delivery of Zero Energy Mass Custom Homes. Springer Tracts in Civil Engineering. Springer International Publishing, Switzerland, pp. 275-310. ISBN 9783319319650.

Patents

  • Hashemi, A. (2012). Thermal Shutter System, International Patent No. PCT/EP2012/051803, WIPO. (also filed in (2013-14) and published as: CN103443382A, EP2673445A1, US20140000164.). Granted in the UK, Europe, USA and China in 2015-16.

Journal Special Issues

  • 2021- Guest Editor: Energies (Special Issue on Sustainable Development in the Smart Built Environment).
  • 2017- Guest Editor: Sustainability (Special Issue on Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation).
  • 2017- Guest Editor: Energies (Special Issue on Building Energy Performance Evaluation/Simulation).
  • 2015- Guest Editor: International Journal of 3-D Information Modeling (Special Issue on BIM and Housing).

Scientific memberships

  • 2020: Member of the Editorial Review Board of Smart and Sustainable Built Environment Journal.
  • 2020: UKRI Strategic Priorities Fund Clean Air - Expert Panel Member
  • 2019: Member of scientific committee ICETAD 2019 International Conference.
  • 2015/16: Scientific Chair of ZEMCH 2016 Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • 2015: Energy Champion at University of Cambridge
  • 2013-19: Member of scientific committee of ZEMCH 2014-19 International Conference.
  • 2013/14: Member of the Editorial Advisory Board of Alam Cipta Journal.
  • 2012/13: Member of scientific committee of STE 2013 International Conference.

Journal and Conference Papers

  • Samarasekara, R.S.M., Sasaki, J., Suzuki, T., Jayaratne, R., Ranawaka, R.A.S., and Pathmasiri, S.D. (2020). On the Status and Mechanisms of Coastal Erosion in Marawila Beach, Sri Lanka, Natural Hazards, Springer, doi.org/10.1007/s11069-020-04034-4
  • Lim, G., Jayaratne, R., and Shibayama, T. (2020). Suspended Sediment Concentration Models under Breaking Waves: Evaluation of New and Existing Formulations, Marine Geology, Elsevier, 426, 106197, doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2020.106197
  • Vargas, D., Jayaratne, R., Mendoza, E., and Silva, R. (2020). On the Estimation of the Surface Elevation of Regular and Irregular Waves using the Velocity Field of Bubbles, Journal of Marine Science & Engineering, MDPI, 8, 88, pp. 1-15, doi.10.3390/jmse8020088
  • Raby, A., Jayaratne, R., Bullock, G., and Bredmose, H. (2019). Individual Violent Wave-Overtopping Events: Behavior and Estimation, Journal of Hydraulic Research, Taylor & Francis, doi.org/10.1080/00221686.2018.1555549.
  • Samarasekara, R.S.M., Sasaki, J., Jayaratne, R., Suzuki, T., Ranawaka, R.A.S., and Pathmasiri, S.D. (2018). Historical Changes in the Shoreline and Management of Marawila Beach, Sri Lanka from 1980 to 2017, Journal of Ocean & Coastal Management, Elsevier, 165, pp. 370-384, doi.org/10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2018.09.012.
  • Salim, S., Pattiaratchi, C., Tinoco, R., and Jayaratne, R. (2018). Sediment Resuspension due to Near-Bed Turbulent Coherent Structures on the Continental Slope, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, American Geophysical Union (AGU), 123, doi.org/10.1029/2018JC013819
  • Salim, S., Pattiaratchi, C., Tinoco, R., Coco, G., Hetzel, Y., Wijeratne, S., and Jayaratne, R. (2017). The Influence of Turbulent Bursting on Sediment Resuspension under Unidirectional Currents, Journal of Earth Surface Dynamics, European Geosciences Union (EGU), Open Access. doi.org/10.5194/esurf-2016-60
  • Jayaratne, R., Premaratne, B., Abimbola, A., Mikami, T., Matsuba, S., Shibayama, T., Esteban, M. and Nistor, I. (2016). Failure Mechanisms and Local Scour at Coastal Structures induced by Tsunamis, Coastal Engineering Journal, World Scientific, Vol. 58(4), 1640017.
    doi: 10.1142/S0578563416400179.
  • Jayaratne, M.P.R., Rahman, M.R., and Shibayama, T. (2014). A Cross-Shore Beach Profile Evolution Model, Coastal Engineering Journal, World Scientific, Vol. 56(4), pp. 1450020-1 – 1450020-70 doi:10.1142/S057856341450020X
  • Jayaratne, R., and Salim, S. (2014). Hydrodynamic Investigation of Fluvial Sediment Transport with Soil Protrusion Apparatus (SPA), Open Engineering, De Gruyter Open, Vol. 5(1), pp. 48-58 doi:10.1515/eng-2015-0001.
  • Jayaratne, R., Fauzi, A.M., Hendra, A., and Shibayama, T. (2020): Modelling of Krakatoa Tsunami Wave Propagation and Community Engagement Based on SWOT Analysis in Southern Lampung in Indonesia, Virtual International Conference on Coastal Engineering (vICCE), ASCE. https://doi.org/10.9753/icce.v36v.currents.30
  • Nicholas, M., Jayaratne, R., Suzuki, T., and Shibayama, T. (2020): Building Foundation Instability Induced by Tsunami Scour, Virtual International Conference on Coastal Engineering (vICCE), ASCE. https://doi.org/10.9753/icce.v36v.currents.29
  • Lim, G., Jayaratne, R., and Shibayama, T. (2020): New Suspended Sand Concentration Model for Breaking Waves, Virtual International Conference on Coastal Engineering (vICCE), ASCE. https://doi.org/10.9753/icce.v36v.sediment.32
  • Tabasi, M., Soltanpour, M., Suzuki, T., and Jayaratne, R. (2020): Modelling of Berm Formation and Erosion at the Southern Coast of the Caspian Sea, Virtual International Conference on Coastal Engineering (vICCE), ASCE. https://doi.org/10.9753/icce.v36v.papers.19
  • Shiroshita, H., Okumura, Y., Jayaratne, R., and Kitagawa, K. (2020): What is your “IDRiM” – What is your Experience of or Idea for a Collaborative Project, IDRiM Virtual Workshop, International Society for Integrated Disaster Risk Management (IDRiM).
  • Achiari, H., Jayaratne, R., Gelfi, M., and Panalaran, S. (2019): Modelling of Swell Propagation and High Waves for Sunda Strait, Indonesia, 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure, Jogyakarta.
  • Shiroshita, H., Jayaratne, R., and Kitagawa, K. (2019): Community Engagement in Preparing for Natural Water Disasters of Different Time and Magnitude Scales – A Comparative Study between Japan and England, 10th Conference of the International Society for Integrated Disaster Risk Management (IDRiM), Nice, France.
  • Samarasekara, R.S.M., Sasaki, J., Suzuki, T., Jayaratne, R., Ranawaka, R.A.S., and Pathmasiri, S.D. (2017): On the Status and Mechanisms of Coastal Erosion in Marawila Beach, Sri Lanka, 66th Coastal Engineering Conference, JSCE, Kagoshima.  
  • Jordan, C., Jayaratne, R., Mugnaini, S., and Nicholas, M. (2019): Tsunami Induced Scour on Structures, 9th International Symposium on Coastal Engineering and Science of Coastal Sediment Processes (Coastal Sediments ’19), Tampa, Florida, pp. 2521-2532.
  • Sedai, S., Jayaratne, R., Grant, D., Nepal, J., and Abdalla, H. (2018): Glacier Lake Outburst Flood (GLOF) Triggering Factors at Hindu Kush-Himalaya, Mt. Everest Region, Nepal, AGU Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, Washington DC.
  • Jayaratne, R., Nicholas, M., Ghodoosipour, B., Mugnaini, S., Nistor, I., and Shibayama, T. (2018): Tsunami-Induced Hydrodynamics and Scour around Structures, 36th International Conference on Coastal Engineering (36th ICCE), ASCE, Baltimore.
  • Lim, G., Jayaratne, R., and Shibayama, T. (2018): An Evaluation of Suspended Sediment Concentration Models under Breaking Waves, 36th International Conference on Coastal Engineering (36th ICCE), ASCE, Baltimore.
  • Tabasi, M., Soltanpour, M., Jayaratne, R., Shibayama, T., and Okayasu, A. (2018): A Numerical Model of Cross-Shore Beach Profile Evolution: Theory, Model Development and Applicability, 36th International Conference on Coastal Engineering (36th ICCE), ASCE, Baltimore.

 

Books and book chapters

  • Jayaratne, R. and Hames, D. (2016):  Introduction to Coastal Engineering, in Marriott, M. (Ed) Nalluri & Featherstone’s Civil Engineering Hydraulics, 6th Edition, Chapter 17, ISBN:9781118915639.
  • Jayaratne, R., Premaratne, B., Mikami, T., Matsuba, S., Shibayama, T., Esteban, M., and Marriott, M. (2014): Destruction of Coastal Structures after the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami, in Esteban, M., Takagi, H., and Shibayama T. (Ed) Coastal Disasters: Lessons Learnt for Engineers and Planners, Elsevier, Chapter 17, 349-362, ISBN: 978-0-12-801060-0.
  • Esteban, M., Thao, N.D., Takagi, H., Jayaratne, R., Mikami, T., and Shibayama, T. (2014): Stability of Breakwaters against Tsunami Attack, in Esteban, M., Takagi, H., and Shibayama T. (Ed) Coastal Disasters: Lessons Learnt for Engineers and Planners, Elsevier Chapter 15, 293-323, ISBN: 978-0-12-801060-0.

 

Journal and Conference Papers

  • Lobaccaro, Gabriele; Masera, Gabriele; Senatore, Alfonso. (2013) Solar potential in urban areas: a new approach to solar and sustainable urban planning. Energy Forum - Advanced Building Skins. Economic Forum; Bressanone. 05-06 November 2013.
  • Senatore, A., Mari, M. (2018). Green Building: A fast growing sector. From green rating certification schemes to green public procurement policies in Europe. In CAM (Criteri Ambientali Minimi), Confederazione Nazionale dell’Artigianato e della Piccola e Media Impresa (SME’s National Association), Rome, Italy.
  • Senatore, A. (2015). Eco cities for the XXI century (Eco cities per il XXI secolo), in Mediterranean Smart Cities, Altralinea, Florence, 246-254, ISBN 978-88-98743-60-5
  • Senatore, A., Prof. Imperadori, M. (2011). Schematic Design - Communication techniques in architecture and engineering (Schematic design. Tecniche ed esempi di comunicazione del progetto). IlSole24Ore Publisher, ISBN-10 : 8832479214 / ISBN-13 : 978-8832479218

2020

  • Ghadr, S., Samadzadeh, A., Bahadori, H., O’Kelly, B., Assadi-Langroudi A., and hung, C. 2020. Liquefaction resistance of silty sand with ground rubber additive. ASCE International Journal of Geomechanics, Accepted and In Press
  • Ghadr, S., Samadzadeh, A., Bahadori, H., and Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2020. Liquefaction resistance of fibre-reinforced silty sands under cyclic loading. Geotextiles and Geomembranes. doi.org/10.1016/j.geotexmem.2020.07.002
  • Ghadr, S., Assadi-Langroudi, A., and Hung, C. 2020. Stabilisation of peat with colloidal nanosilica. Mires and Peat, 26(9): 13.
  • Ghadr, S., Assadi-Langroudi, A., Hung, C., O’Kelly B., Bahadori, H., and Ghodsi, T. 2020. Stabilisation of sand with colloidal nano-silica hydrosols. Applied Sciences. 10(15), 5192 1-24. doi.org/10.3390/app10155192
  • Culshaw, M.G., Northmore, K.J., Jefferson, I., Assadi-Langroudi, A., and Fall, F.G. 2020. Collapsible soils in the UK. Engineering Geology Special Publication, 29, 187-203 doi.org/10.1144/EGSP29.6.
  • Ghadr, A., Hung, C., and Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2021. Stabilisation of peat with colloidal nano and micro silica. ASCE Materials, Under revision.
  • Ghadr, A, Assadi-Langroudi, A., and Hung, C. 2021. A porous crust for stabilization of calcareous sand dunes. International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, Under revision.  
  • Ghadr, S., Assadi-Langroudi, A., Li, K and Liu, Y. 2021. Static flow and post-failure sediment yield in loose silty sands. Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment, Minor revision.
  • Samadzadeh, A., Ghadr, S., Bahadori, H., and Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2021. Effect of tire powder on liquefaction resistance of sand-silt mixtures. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Minor revision.
  • Bunce, C., Smalley, I., and Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2021. Loess in Britain and Ireland: History and review. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association. Under revision.
    Assadi-Langroudi, A., Theron, E. and Ghadr, S. 2021. Sequestration of Carbon in Pedogenic Carbonates and Silicates from Construction and Demolition Wastes. Construction and Building Materials. Minor revision.  

2019

  • Ghadr, S., Bahadori, H., and Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2019. Anisotropy in sand-fibre composites and undrained stress-strain implications. International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering 5(3), 23.
  • Ghadr, S, Mirsalehi, S., and Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2019. Compacted Expansive Elastic Silt and Tyre Powder Waste. Geomechanics and Engineering 18(5): 535-543.
  • Ghadr, S., and Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2019. Effect of grain size and shape on undrained behaviour of sands. International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering. 5(3), P 18.
  • Assadi-Langroudi, A., Ghadr, S., Theron, E., Oderinde, S.A., and Katsipatakis, E.M. 2019. Lime cake as an alternative stabiliser for loose clayey loams. International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering 5:22.
  • Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2019. PTD Modelling and Application for Loess/Loess-like Deposits of England. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association. 130(2): 115-125.
  • Herridge, J.B., Tsiminis, K., Winzen, J., Assadi-Langroudi, A., McHugh, M., Ghadr, S., and Donyavi, S. 2019. A probabilistic approach to spatial variability of ground properties in design of urban deep excavation. Infrastructures 4(3): 51.
  • Theron, E., Stott, P., and Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2019. Assessment of the suitability of the fall cone method to replace the Casagrande cup for liquid limit determination of South African soils. 17TH African Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Assadi-Langroudi, A., and Theron, E. 2019. Tanner-Yatsu Gaps in Quartz Particulate Matters: Formation, Mechanisms, and Implications. 17TH African Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Cape Town, South Africa.

2018

  • Ghadr, S., and Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2018. Structure-based Hydro-Mechanical Properties of Sand-bentonite Composites. Engineering Geology. Elsevier. 235, 53-63. 
  • Assadi-Langroudi, A., and Smalley, I. 2018. The Teton Dam (Idaho) 1976 failure: using remoulded loess material in earth dam cores. Natural Hazards: Lessons from the past and contemporary challenges. Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Novi Sad, Serbia.
  • Kamali-Fard, S., and Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2018. A Conceptual Model for Climatic-responsive Vernacular Architectural Forms. Second International Conference for Sustainable Design of the Built Environment: Research in Practice. University of East London, UK.

 2017 

  • Assadi-Langroudi, A., Ng'ambi S., and Smalley, I. 2017. Loess as a collapsible soil: some basic particle packing aspects. Quaternary International. 469(A), 20-29. doi 10.1016/j.quaint.2016.09.058

2016  

  • Ardeshiri-Lajimi, S., Yazdani, M., and Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2016. A study on the liquefaction risk in seismic design of foundations. Geomechanics and Engineering 11(6), 805-820, doi 10.12989/gae.201.11.6.
  • Assadi-Langroudi, A., Jefferson, I. 2016. The response of reworked aerosols to climate through estimation of inter-particle forces. International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology 13(4), 1159-1168. doi 10.1007/s13762-016-0958-7
  • Assadi-Langroudi A, O'Hara-Dhand K, Smalley I., Ciupala, M.A., and Theron, E. 2016. Stiffness degradation patterns in loess: lessons for building the High Speed rail 2 on Undisturbed Devensian loams. Eds. Markovic, S.B. In: 19th Loess2M: Modelling and Mapping. 2016, University of Novi Sad, Serbia. ISBN 978-86-7031-408-5.

2015

  • Ardeshiri-Lajimi, S. Yazdani, M., Assadi Langroudi, A. 2015. Control of fault lay-out on seismic design of large underground caverns. Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology. 50: 305-316. doi:10.1016/j.tust.2015.07.002
  • Assadi-Langroudi, A and Jefferson, I. 2015. Constraints in using site-won calcareous clayey silt (loam) as fill materials. Geotechnical Engineering for Infrastructure and Development (ISBN: 978-0-7277-6067-8), In: Slopes and Geohazards, Eds.: Winter, M.G., Smith, D.M., Eldred. P.J.L., and Toll, D.G.  71: 1947-1952. doi:10.1680/ecsmge.60678.vol4.293

2014

  • Assadi-Langroudi, A, Jefferson, I, O’Hara-Dhand K, and Smalley, I. 2014. Micromechanics of quartz sand breakage in a fractal context. Geomorphology. 211:1-10. doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2013.12.016
  • Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2014. Shear Strength in Terms of Coulomb C-Intercept. Journal of Geotechnical Geology (ISSN  2383-0875). 9(4): 283-292.
  • Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2014. Discussion: Quantitative Evaluation of Microstructure Characteristics of Cement Consolidated Soil. Bulletin of Engineering Geology and Environment. 73(1): 203-204.  doi 10.1007/s10064-013-0558-4
  • Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2014. A Proposed Form of the Principle of Effective Stress for Unsaturated Hardening Soils. GEST Seminar Series, Newcastle University.

2013

  • Assadi-Langroudi, A., and Jefferson, I. 2013. Collapsibility in calcareous clayey loess: a factor of stress-hydraulic history. International Journal of Geomate. 5(1): 620-627. 
  • Assadi-Langroudi A, O'Hara-Dhand K, Jefferson I, Smalley I. 2013. The Control of Loess Grain Shape on Size Distribution Data. In: 19th Windy Day: UK aeolian research community meeting. 2013, Southampton, UK: University of Southampton.
  • Assadi-Langroudi A, Jefferson I. 2013. The Loess Genome Project. In: INQUALoess2013: Loess & Dust: Geography-Geology-Archaeology. Leicester, UK: University of Leicester: Print Services.

 

2012

  • Assadi-Langroudi, A, Yasrobi SS. 2012. Drainage Controlled Uniaxial Swelling Cell. ICE Proceedings Geotechnical Engineering, 166(4), 357-364.

 

2010

  • Assadi-Langroudi A, Yasrobi SS. 2010. Microfabric transformation of Teleqan white clay under constant volume swelling condition. Engineering Geology, 116(3-4), 207-217

 

2009

  • Assadi-Langroudi A, Yasrobi SS. 2009. A micro-mechanical approach to swelling behavior of unsaturated expansive clays under controlled drainage conditions. Applied Clay Science, 45(1-2), 8-19.
  • Assadi-Langroudi A, Yasrobi SS, Nasrollahi N. 2009. A Comparison between the Lateral Deformation Monitoring Data and the Output of the FEM Predicting Models of Soil Nailed Walls based on Case Study. In: 62th Canadian Geotechnical Conference and 10th Joint CGS/IAH-CNC Groundwater Conference. 2009, Halifax, Canada.
  • Assadi-Langroudi, A. 2009. Performance based design. Vortragsreihe Geotechnik an der Technischen Universität Graz. Montag

Pre 2009

  • Assadi-Langroudi A, Yasrobi SS. 2007. Effect of Acidic-Alkaline Pollution Intrusion into an Unsaturated Expansive Soil Mass on Swelling Pressure Parameter. In: 60th Canadian Geotechnical Conference and 8th Joint CGS/IAH-CNC Groundwater Conference. Ontario, Canada.
  • Assadi-Langroudi A, Momtazi A. 2004. Revisiting the Current Design Practice for FRP Reinforced Concrete Structures. The Bulletin of Concrete Society. 14, 32-42 [in Farsi].
    Assadi-Langroudi A, Momtazi A. 2003. Properties of FRP Reinforced Concrete Structures, the 5th Student Conference of Civil Engineering, Polytechnique Tehran University [in Farsi].

 

Highlights

  • Editor: https://www.mdpi.com/journal/geohazards/special_issues/nature_engineering
  • Chair and Convenor: First NISE sandpit conference 11-12 February
  • Convenor: Online Training Geohazards events 2021 (26 January - 13 July 2021) – Geological Society – 10 March 2021
  • Convenor: annual SAICE accredited CPD workshops, Central University of Technology Free State, South Africa 2018-ongoing.
  • Scientific Committee: CCE2021: May 27 – 29