Dr Sam Clarke

All Publications

Journal articles

Chapters

  • Black JA & Clarke SD (2012) The development of a small-scale geotechnical teaching centrifuge In Royal Academy of Engineering (Ed.), Enhancing Engineering Higher Education (pp. 37-41). London: Royal Academy of Engineering. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download

Conference proceedings papers

  • Barr AD, Clarke SD, Tyas A & Warren J (2017) Particle breakage in partially-saturated sand under dynamic loading. 17th International Symposium on the Interation of the Effects of Munitions with Structures (ISIEMS) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Fuller BJ, Warren JA, Clarke SD, Rigby SE, Tyas A, Barr A, Gant M & Elgy I (2017) Assessing the performance of protective systems subject to buried charge blasts. Proceedings of The 17th International Symposium on the Interaction of the Effects of Munitions with Structures (17th ISIEMS). Bad Neuenahr, Germany, 16 October 2017 - 20 October 2017. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Langran-Wheeler C, Tyas A, Rigby SE, Stephens CS, Clarke S & Warren J (2017) Characterisation of reflected blast loads in the very near-field from non-spherical explosive charges. Proceedings of The 17th International Symposium on the Interaction of the Effects of Munitions with Structures (17th ISIEMS). Bad Neuenahr, Germany, 16 October 2017 - 20 October 2017. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr AD, Clarke SD, Rigby SE, Tyas A & Warren J (2016) Investigating high strain rate shear in soils using a split Hopkinson pressure bar. 3rd UK Defence Seminar on the High Strain Rate Properties of Soils and Granular Media. Dstl, Porton Down RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke SD, Rigby SE, Tyas A, Fay SD, Reay JJ, Warren JA, Gant M & Elgy I (2016) Reflected pressures from explosives buried in idealised cohesive soils. Proceedings of the 24th Military Aspects of Blast and Shock. Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 19 September 2016 - 23 September 2016. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Fuller B, Rigby SE, Tyas A, Clarke SD, Warren JA, Reay J & Gant M (2016) Experimentation and modelling of near field explosions. Proceedings of the 24th Military Aspects of Blast and Shock. Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 19 September 2016 - 23 September 2016. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Rigby SE, Fay SD, Tyas A, Clarke SD, Reay JJ, Warren JA, Gant M & Elgy I (2016) Localised variations in reflected pressure from explosives buried in uniform and well-graded soils. Proceedings of the 24th Military Aspects of Blast and Shock. Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 19 September 2016 - 23 September 2016. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke SD, Rigby SE, Tyas A & Warren JA (2016) Design of a partially confined split Hopkinson pressure bar. Proceedings of 24th International Symposium on Military Aspects of Blast and Shock RIS download Bibtex download
  • Pope DJ, Dirlewanger H, Russell D, Clarke SD & Landmann F (2015) Gabion Systems Exposed To Blast Pressure- Experimental Tests To Validate Numerical Simulations – A Cooperation Between Germany And The Uk. 16th International Symposium on the Interaction of the Effects of Munitions with Structures (ISIEMS). Destin, FL, USA, 10 November 2015 - 13 November 2015. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke SD, Rigby SE, Fay SD, Tyas A, Reay JJ, Warren JA, Gant M, Livesey R & Elgy I (2015) 'Bubble-type' vs 'shock-type' loading from buried explosives. 16th International Symposium on the Interaction of the Effects of Munitions with Structures (ISIEMS). Destin, FL, USA, 10 November 2015 - 13 November 2015. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Tyas A, Reay J, Warren JA, Rigby SE, Clarke SD, Fay SD & Pope DJ (2015) Experimental Studies of Blast Wave Development and Target Loading from Near-Field Spherical PETN Explosive Charges. 16th International Symposium on the Interaction of the Effects of Munitions with Structures (ISIEMS). Destin,FL, USA, 10 November 2015 - 13 November 2015. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr AD, Clarke SD, Rigby SE, Petkovski M & Tyas A (2015) Finite element modelling of split-Hopkinson pressure bar experiments on sand. 16th International Symposium on the Interaction of the Effects of Munitions with Structures (ISIEMS). Destin, FL, USA, 10 November 2015. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Rigby SE, Tyas A, Clarke SD, Fay SD, Reay JJ, Warren JA & Pope DJ (2015) A Review of UFC-3-340-02 Blast Wave Clearing Predictions. 16th International Symposium on the Interaction of the Effects of Munitions with Structures (ISIEMS). Destin, FL, USA, 10 November 2015 - 13 November 2015. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Rigby SE, Tyas A, Clarke SD, Schwer L, Fay SD, Reay JJ & Warren JA (2015) Lateral Clearing of Far-Field Obliquely Reflected Blast Waves. The First International Conference on Structural Safety under Fire & Blast (CONFAB 2015). Glasgow, UK, 2 September 2015 - 4 September 2015. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Fuller B, Rigby SE, Tyas A, Clarke SD, Fay SD, Reay JJ, Warren JA & Elgy I (2015) Effect of Spatial Variation of Blast Loading on Response of Plates. Proceedings Of The First International Conference on Structural Safety under Fire & Blast (CONFAB 20. Glasgow, UK, 2 September 2015 - 4 September 2015. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Rigby SE, Tyas A, Fay SD, Reay JJ, Clarke SD & Warren JA (2015) Finite element simulation of plates under non-uniform blast loads using a point-load method: Blast wave clearing. 11th International Conference on Shock & Impact Loads on Structures. Ottawa, Canada, 14 May 2015 - 15 May 2015. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke SD, Fay SD, Rigby SE, Tyas A, Warren JA, Reay JJ, Fuller B, Pope DJ, Gant M & Elgy I (2015) Finite element simulation of plates under non-uniform blast loads using a point-load method: Buried explosives. 11th International Conference on Shock & Impact Loads on Structures. Ottawa, Canada, 14 May 2015 - 15 May 2015. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke SD, Petkovski & Rigby (2015) Modelling split-Hopkinson pressure bar tests on quartz sand. Proceedings of the Department of Civil and Structural Engineering, University of Sheffield, UK - The. Sheffield, UK View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Taylor AJ, Cripps JC & Clarke SD (2015) The identification of pyrite induced foundation heave by chemical and structural assessments. Geotechnical Engineering for Infrastructure and Development - Proceedings of the XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, ECSMGE 2015, Vol. 4 (pp 2317-2322) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Taylor AJ, Cripps JC & Clarke SD (2015) The Effect of Temperature and Moisture Content on the Behaviour of Pyritic Fill: Development of an In Situ Monitoring System (pp 1321-1326) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr AD, Clarke SD, Petkovski M, Tyas A, Rigby SE & Warren J (2014) Force Protection Engineering: Soil Research. 2nd UK Defence Seminar on the High Strain Rate Properties of Soils and Granular Media. Dstl, Porton Down, 11 December 2014. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Rigby SE, Clarke SD, Fay SD, Reay JJ, Tyas A, Warren J, Gant M & Elgy I (2014) Recent developments on the characterisation of blast loading (CoBL). 2nd UK Defence Seminar on the High Strain Rate Properties of Soils and Granular Media. Dstl, Porton Down, 11 December 2014 - 12 December 2014. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke S, Warren J, Fay S, Rigby S & Tyas A (2014) The influence of Geotechnical Conditions on the Output of Shallow Buried Charges. 2nd UK Defence Seminar on the High Strain Rate Properties of Soils and Granular Media. Dstl, Porton Down, 11 December 2014 - 12 December 2014. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Rigby SE, Tyas A, Clarke SD, Fay SD, Warren JA, Elgy I & Gant M (2014) Testing Apparatus for the Spatial and Temporal Pressure Measurements from Near-Field Free Air Explosions. 6th International Conference on Protection of Structures against Hazards. Tianjin, China, 16 October 2014 - 17 October 2014. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Rigby SE, Tyas A, Fay SD, Clarke SD & Warren JA (2014) Validation of Semi-Empirical Blast Pressure Predictions for Far Field Explosions - Is There Inherent Variability in Blast Wave Parameters?. 6th International Conference on Protection of Structures against Hazards. Tianjin, China, 16 October 2014 - 17 October 2014. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke SD, Petkovski M, Tyas A, Warren J & Kerr S (2014) Quasi-static and high-strain-rate experiments on sand under one-dimensional compression. Hopkinson Centenary Conference (pp 1-15). Cambridge, UK, 8 September 2014. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Fay SD, Clarke SD, Tyas A, Warren J, Rigby SE, Bennett T, Elgy I & Gant M (2014) Measuring the Spatial and Temporal Pressure Variation from Buried Charges. Military Aspects of Blast and Shock 23. Oxford, UK, 7 September 2014 - 12 September 2014. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke SD, Fay SD, Tyas A, Warren J, Rigby SE, Elgy I & Livesey R (2014) Repeatability of Buried Charge Testing. Military Aspects of Blast and Shock 23. Oxford, UK, 7 September 2014 - 12 September 2014. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke S, Petkovski M, Tyas A, Warren J & Kerr S (2014) Strain-rate effects in dry and partially-saturated sand under one-dimensional compression at high pressures (pp 1397-1402) View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke SD, Barr A, Petkovski M, Tyas A & Warren JA (2013) Strain rate and moisture effects on sand response. 1st UK Defence Seminar on the High Strain Rate Properties of Soils and Granular Media. QinetiQ Farnborough, 24 September 2013. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Fay S , Clarke S, Warren JA, Tyas A, Bennett T, Reay J, Elgy I & Gant M (2013) Capturing the spatial and temporal variations in impulse from shallow buried charges. 15th International Symposium on Interaction of the Effects of Munitions with Structures (ISIEMS). Potsdam, Germany, 16 September 2013 - 20 September 2013. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Taylor AJ, Cripps JC & Clarke SD (2013) An in-situ monitoring system for natural temperature and relative humidity. Eurock 2013 - Rock Mechanics for Resources, Energy and Environment (pp 351-356). London, 21 September 2013 - 26 September 2013. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Nahazanan H, Asadi A & Clarke SD (2012) Assessment of geotechnical properties of British coal measures rocks for construction. 1st Australasia and South East Asia Conference in Structural Engineering and Construction. Perth, Western Australia, 28 November 2012 - 2 December 2012. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke S, Warren JA, Fay SD, Tyas A & Rigby SE (2012) The role of geotechnical parameters on the impulse generated by buried charges. MABS 22 Bourges (2012). SPIEZ Switzerland, 4 November 2012 - 9 November 2012. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke SD, Warren JA & Tyas A (2011) The influence of soil density and moisture content on the impulse from shallow buried explosive charges. 14th International Symposium on Interaction of the Effects of Munitions with Structures (ISIEMS). Seattle, USA, 19 September 2011 - 23 September 2011. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke SD, Smith CC & Gilbert M (2010) Analysis of the stability of sheet pile walls using Discontinuity Layout Optimization. Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering - Proceedings of the 7th European Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering (pp 163-168) View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Black JA, Stanier SA & Clarke SD (2009) Shear wave velocity measurement of Kaolin during undrained unconsolidated triaxial compression. Proceedings of the 62nd Canadian Geotechnical Conference. Halifax, Canada View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Naweed A, Hockey GRJ & Clarke SD (2008) Enhanced information design for high-speed train displays: Determining goal set operation under a supervisory automated braking system. Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Europe Chapter 25th Annual Conference 2008. Soesterberg, The Netherlands RIS download Bibtex download
  • Langran-Wheeler C, Tyas A, Rigby S, Stephens CS, Clarke S & Walker RE () Reflected blast loads from long cylinders in the near-field. Proceedings of The 18th International Symposium for the Interaction of Munitions with Structures. Panama City, Florida, USA View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download

Reports

  • Clarke S (2020) BT-314 Protection wall trials for Sulzer Pumps UK RIS download Bibtex download
  • Tyas A, Clarke S, Rigby S & Barr A (2019) BT-303 The Characterisation of Aircraft Surrogate Baggage Material - Dstl RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke S & Tyas A (2019) BT-295: SHPB and Taylor impact testing of high strength steels RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke S, Tyas A & Barr A (2019) BT-302 Test Bay Wall Trials RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke S (2019) BT-234 Polycarbonate Screen Trials RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke S & Barr A (2019) BT-306 Independent Glass, Velocity Measurements 2nd Calibration RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke S & Tyas A (2018) BT-229 Small Scale Penetrator Trials Photogrammetry of concrete targets Issue 4: Firings 1 to 31 RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke S & Tyas A (2018) BT-229 Small Scale Penetrator Trials Photogrammetry of concrete targets Issue 3: Firings 1 to 16 RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke S & Tyas A (2018) BT-229 Small Scale Penetrator Trials Photogrammetry of concrete targets Issue 2: Firings 1 to 12 RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr AD & Clarke S (2018) BT-229 Small Scale Penetrator Trials - Point of Impact Assessment RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke S & Tyas A (2018) BT-229 Small Scale Penetrator Trials Photogrammetry of concrete targets C-880-01 to C-880-05 RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke S & Barr A (2018) BT-290 Independent Glass Velocity Measurements RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Petkovski M, Clarke SD & Warren J (2016) High-pressure quasi-static experiments on dry fuse sand RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke SD & Fuller B (2016) Compression of Hesco MIL2 units with sand and gravel fills RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke S & Warren J (2015) Soils testing in support of FPE research programme RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke S & Warren J (2015) Split Hopkinson pressure bar experiments on dry fuse sand RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke S & Warren J (2015) Consequences of density and moisture content variability in gabion structures RIS download Bibtex download
  • Rigby SE, Fay S, Warren J, Tyas A & Clarke S (2014) Characterisation of Blast Loading, End of Year 2 Report RIS download Bibtex download
  • Fay, S , Tyas, A , Warren, J & Clarke S (2014) HITSss Phase 5.1 and 5.2 Final Report for DSTL RIS download Bibtex download
  • Tyas A, Barr A, Clarke SD & Rigby SE (2014) Experiments on the mechanical properties of Leighton Buzzard and Sandy Loam soils at static and dynamic strain rates RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke SD, Fay SD & Warren J (2013) The Characterisation of Blast Loading, End of Year 1 report RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Tyas A, Clarke SD & Petkovski M (2013) MACET and SHPB characterisation of FPE sand RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke S & Fay SD (2013) The effect of STANAG Pit boundary conditions on Impulse (FHITS Phase 19) RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke S & Warren JA (2012) Pit prep and sampling protocol RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke S & Warren JA (2012) Comments on Dstl vehicle mine blast test procedure RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke S & Warren JA (2012) Route planning and forensic aids RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke S & Warren JA (2012) Blastech visit report to QinetiQ Eskmeals to observe HITS pit preparation & control RIS download Bibtex download
  • Clarke S (2011) Geotechnical report for HitsSS test series RIS download Bibtex download

Posters

  • Barr AD, Clarke SD, Rigby S & Tyas A (2018) Protecting against buried explosives: blast loading and soil response. Engineering Researcher Symposium 2018, The University of Sheffield. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr AD, Clarke S, Rigby S & Tyas A (2018) Understanding materials in blast: research at The University of Sheffield. Dstl MSA Defence Materials Forum, The University of Sheffield. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Rigby SE, Clarke SD & Fay SD (2016) Current testing facilities at The University of Shefield. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke S & Petkovski M (2015) Explosions and impact events in soil: the effect of strain rate and moisture. RIS download Bibtex download

Theses / Dissertations

  • Clarke S (2010) Enhancement of the BRICK Constitutive Model to Incorporate Viscous Soil Behaviour. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download

Datasets

  • Clarke S & Barr A (2019) BT-285 MBDA Concrete testing. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke S & Tyas A (2019) BT-293 Saleria Foam - Material Analysis. RIS download Bibtex download

Presentations

  • Rigby SE, Tyas A, Clarke SD, Warren J, Gant M & Elgy I Pressure-time measurements from buried explosives. The Edge, Encliffe Village, Sheffield. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, clarke SD, Rigby SE, petkovski M & Tyas A Geomaterials Characterisation. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Barr A, Clarke SD, Rigby SE, Petkovski & Tyas A The University of Sheffield: Geomaterials Characterisation. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Rigby SE, Tyas A, Clarke SD & Warren J Detailed measurement of near-field blast pressures. Defence Academy of the United Kingdom, Shrivenham, UK. RIS download Bibtex download

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