Publications: Refereed journal papers

Strengthening of concrete beams with post-tensioned metal straps


The majority of the following journal publications have been deposited on the White Rose Research Online service. website

Iruansi O., Guadagnini M., Pilakoutas K. and Neocleous K. (2012). Predicting the Shear Resistance of RC Beams without Stirrups Using a Bayesian Neural Network. International Journal of Reliability and Safety, Vol. 6 (1-2-3), pp 82-109. website

Son K.S., Hajirasouliha I. and Pilakoutas K. (2011). Strength and Deformability of Waste Tyre Rubber-filled Reinforced Concrete Columns. Construction and Building Materials, 25 (1), January, pp 218-226. ISSN 0950-0618. website

Moghaddam H., Samadi M., Pilakoutas K. and Mohebbi S. (2010). Axial compressive behavior of concrete actively confined by metal strips; Part A: Experimental study. Materials and Structures, Vol. 43 (10), December 2010, pp 1369-1381, ISSN: 13595997. website

Son K-S, Pilakoutas K. and Neocleous K. (2006). Behaviour of Concrete Columns with Drilled Holes. Magazine of Concrete Research, 58 (7), pp 411-419. ISSN 0024 9831 website

Petkovski M., Crouch R.S. and Waldron P. (2006). Apparatus for Testing Concrete under Multiaxial Compression at Elevated Temperature (mac2T). Experimental Mechanics, March. website

Neocleous K., Pilakoutas K. and Waldron P. (2004). Structural Safety Uncertainties of Modern Concrete Codes of Practice. The Structural Engineer Journal, 82 (08), April, pp. 28-33.

Achillides, Z. and Pilakoutas, K. (2004). Bond Behaviour of Fiber Reinforced Polymer Bars under Direct Pullout Conditions. Journal of Composites for Construction, 8 (2), April, pp. 173-181. ISSN 1090-0268/2004/2-173. website

Pilakoutas K. and Li X. (2003). Alternative Shear Reinforcement for Reinforced Concrete Flat Slabs, Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 129, No. 9, September 2003, pp 1164–1172 (ISSN 0733-9445). website

Guadagnini M, Pilakoutas K and Waldron, P. (2003). Shear Performance of FRP Reinforced Concrete Beams, Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, Vol 22, No 13, August 2003, pp 1389-1408 (ISSN 0731-6844). website

El-Ghandour A W, Pilakoutas K and Waldron P. (2003). Punching Shear Behaviour of FRP RC Flat Slabs: Experimental Study and Predictive Model, Journal of Composites for Construction, ASCE, Vol.7, number 3, August 2003, pp 258–265 (ISSN 1090-0268). website

Pilakoutas K and Guadagnini G. (2001). Shear of FRP RC: a Review of the State-of the-Art, in Composites in Construction: A reality, Procs of the International Workshop, Capri Italy, ASCE Special Publication, Virginia, pp 173-182 (ISBN 0-7844-0596-4). website

Lopes M. and Pilakoutas K. (1997). Shear Strength of Plastic Hinges of Reinforced Concrete Walls, European Journal of Earthquake Engineering, 3, pp 45-57.

Frangou M, Pilakoutas K and Dritsos S. (1995). The Structural Repair/Strengthening of RC Columns, Journal of Construction and Building Materials, Vol.9, No 5, October 1995, pp 259-266. website

Pilakoutas K. and Elnashai A.S. (1995). Cyclic Behaviour of RC Cantilever Walls, Part II: Discussions and Theoretical Comparisons, American Concrete Institute, Structural Journal, Vol. 92 No 4, July-August 1995, pp 425-434

Pilakoutas K. and Elnashai A.S. (1995). Cyclic Behaviour of RC Cantilever Walls, Part I : Experimental Results, American Concrete Institute, Structural Journal, Vol. 92 No 3, May-June 1995, pp 271-281