Conference Papers

48. Mayall, R.O., McAdam, R.A., Byrne, B.W., Burd, H.J., Sheil, B.B., Cassie, P. and Whitehouse, R.J.S. (2018). "Experimental modelling of the effects of scour and scour protection on offshore wind turbine monopile foundations." Submitted for the 9th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG), London.

47. Richards, I.A., Byrne, B.W. and Houlsby, G.T. (2018). "Physical modelling of monopile foundations under variable cyclic lateral loading." Submitted for the 9th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG), London.

46. Burd, H.J., Byrne, B.W., McAdam, R.A., Houlsby, G.T., Martin, C.M., Beuckelaers, W.J.A.P., Zdravkovic, L., Taborda, D.M.G., Potts, D.M., Jardine, R.J., Gavin, K., Doherty, P., Igoe, D., Skov Gretlund, J., Pacheco Andrade, M. and Muir Wood, A. (2017). "Design aspects for monopile foundations." Proceedings of TC209 Workshop: Foundation design of offshore wind structures, 19th ICSMGE, Seoul Korea (September).

45. Byrne, B.W., McAdam, R.A., Burd, H.J., Houlsby, G.T., Martin, C.M., Beuckelaers, W.J.A.P., Zdravković, L., Taborda, D.M.G., Potts, D.M., Jardine, R.J., Ushev, E., Liu, T., Abadias, D., Gavin, K., Igoe, D., Doherty, P., Skov Gretlund, J., Pacheco Andrade, M., Muir Wood, A., Schroeder, F.C., Turner, S. and Plummer, M.A.L. (2017). "PISA: New design method for offshore wind turbine monopiles." SUT OSIG 8th International Conference, London UK (September). Keynote Paper.

44. He, Y., Byrne, B.W. and Burd, H.J. (2017). "Application of Numerical-Based Design Method for Laterally Loaded monopiles in layered soils." SUT OSIG 8th International Conference, London UK (September).

43. Abadie, C.N., Byrne, B.W. and Houlsby, G.T. (2017). "Modelling of monopile response to cyclic lateral loading in sand." SUT OSIG 8th International Conference, London UK (September).

42. Suryasentana, S., Byrne, B.W., Burd, H.J. and Shonberg, A. (2017). "A simplified model for the stiffness of suction caisson foundations under 6 DOF loading." SUT OSIG 8th International Conference, London UK (September).

41. Suryasentana, S., Byrne, B.W., Burd, H.J. and Shonberg, A. (2017). "Weighting functions for the stiffness of circular surface footings on multi-layered non-homogeneous elastic half-spaces under general loading." Nineteenth International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ICSMGE), Seoul Korea (September), in press.

40. Royston, R., Phillips, B.M., Sheil, B.B. and Byrne, B.W. (2016). "Bearing capacity beneath tapered blades of open dug caissons in sand." Proceedings of Civil Engineering Research in Ireland 2016, Galway, Ireland (August).

39. Cooke., S.C., Willden, R.H.J., Byrne, B.W., Stallard, T. and Olczak, A. (2015). "Experimental investigation of thrust and power on a partial fence array of tidal turbines." Proceedings of the Eleventh European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, Nantes, France (September).

38. Byrne, B.W., McAdam, R., Burd, H.J., Houlsby, G.T., Martin, C.M., Gavin, K., Doherty, P., Igoe, D., Zdravković, L., Taborda, D.M.G., Potts, D.M., Jardine, R.J., Sideri, M., Schroeder, F.C., Muir Wood, A., Kallehave, D. and Skov Gretlund, J. (2015). “Field testing of large diameter piles under lateral loading for offshore wind applications.” Proceedings of the Fifteenth European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (XVECSMGE), Edinburgh, United Kingdom (September).

37. Byrne, B.W., McAdam, R., Burd, H.J., Houlsby, G.T., Martin, C.M., Zdravković, L., Taborda, D.M.G., Potts, D.M., Jardine, R.J., Sideri, M., Schroeder, F.C., Gavin, K., Doherty, P., Igoe, D., Muir Wood, A., Kallehave, D. and Skov Gretlund, J. (2015). “New design methods for large diameter piles under lateral loading for offshore wind applications.” Proceedings of the Third International Symposium of Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics (ISFOG2015), Oslo, Norway (June).

36. Zdravković, L., Taborda, D.M.G., Potts, D.M., Jardine, R.J., Sideri, M., Schroeder, F.C., Byrne, B.W., McAdam, R., Burd, H.J., Houlsby, G.T., Martin, C.M., Gavin, K., Doherty, P., Igoe, D., Muir Wood, A., Kallehave, D. and Skov Gretlund, J. (2015). Numerical modelling of large diameter piles under lateral loading for offshore wind applications. Proceedings of the Third International Symposium of Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics (ISFOG2015), Oslo, Norway (June).

35. Abadie, C.N., Byrne, B.W. and Levy-Paing, S. (2015). “Model pile response to multi-amplitude cyclic lateral loading in cohesionless soils.” Proceedings of the Third International Symposium of Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics (ISFOG2015), Oslo, Norway (June).

34. Tapper, L., Martin, C.M., Byrne, B.W. and Lehane, B.M. (2015). “Undrained vertical bearing capacity of perforated offshore shallow foundations.” Proceedings of the Third International Symposium of Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics (ISFOG2015), Oslo, Norway (June).

33. Williams, E.S., Byrne, B.W. and Blakeborough, A. (2015). “Stress level effects on plane-strain pipe uplift resistance.” Proceedings of the Third International Symposium of Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics (ISFOG2015), Oslo, Norway (June).

32. Cooke, S.R., Willden, R.H.J., Byrne, B.W., Stallard, T. and Feng, T. (2014). "An experimental investigation of blockage in a short fence array of tidal turbines." Proceedings of the First International Conference on Renewable Energies Offshore, RENEW 2014. Lisbon, Portugal.

31. Tapper, L., Martin, C.M. and Byrne, B.W. (2014). "Undrained bearing capacity of circular footings on Tresca soil using adaptive finite element analysis." Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering (NUMGE 2014), Delft, Netherlands (June).

30. Byrne, B.W. (2014). "Laboratory scale modelling for offshore geotechnical problems."  Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG2014), Perth, Australia (Jan). Keynote Paper.

29. Li, Y. and Byrne, B.W. (2014). "Model tests of lateral loading for surface pipelines on sand." Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG2014), Perth, Australia (Jan).

28. Tapper, L., Byrne, B.W. and Martin, C.M. (2014). "Combined load capacity of grillage foundations on loose sand." Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG2014), Perth, Australia (Jan).

27. Williams, E.S., Byrne, B.W. and Blakeborough, A. (2014). "Pipeline upheaval buckling in liquefiable soils." Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG2014), Perth, Australia (Jan). Awarded a Conference Best Paper Prize.

26. Abadie, C.N. and Byrne, B.W. (2014). "Cyclic loading response of monopile foundations in cohesionless soils." Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG2014), Perth, Australia (Jan).

25. Byrne, B.W. and Houlsby, G.T. (2012). "Foundation design for offshore wind turbines." Proceedings of the First International Symposium of Coastal and Offshore Geotechnics, Hangzhou, China.

24. Byrne, B.W. (2011). “Combined loading of shallow foundations: Application to offshore wind turbines.” Proceedings of the XVth European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Athens Greece.

23. Zhu, B., Byrne, B.W. and Houlsby, G.T. (2010) “Cyclic loading of suction caissons in sand.” Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics, Perth, Australia (Nov).

22. Cotter, O.J., Byrne, B.W. and Houlsby, G.T. (2010) “Installation of suction caissons for offshore renewable energy structures.” Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics, Perth, Australia (Nov).

21. Cotter, O.J., Houlsby, G.T. and Byrne, B.W. (2008) “Installation of suction caisson foundations in clay over sand.” British Geotechnical Association International Conference on Foundations, Dundee, UK (June).

20. Bienen, B., Byrne, B.W., Houlsby, G.T. and Cassidy, M.J. (2008) “3D modelling of a jack-up and its foundation.” British Geotechnical Association International Conference on Foundations, Dundee, UK (June).

19. Byrne, B.W., Schupp, J., Martin, C.M., Oliphant, J., Maconochie, A. and Cathie, D. (2008) “Experimental modelling of the unburial behaviour of pipelines.” Offshore Technology Conference, Houston, Texas (May).

18. Teh, K.-L., Byrne, B.W. and Houlsby, G.T. (2007) “Effect of seabed irregularities on bending moments developed in legs of jack-ups.” Jack-Up Asia Conference, Singapore.

17. Schupp, J., Byrne, B.W., Martin, C.M., Oliphant, J., Maconochie, A. and Cathie, D. (2006) “Pipeline unburial behaviour in loose sand.” International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Hamburg, Germany.

16. Bienen, B., Cassidy, M.J., Byron-Brown, J. and Byrne, B.W. (2006) “Three-dimensional modelling of offshore jack-up structures: An experimentally based research strategy.” International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics 2006, Hong Kong.

15. Byrne, B.W. and Houlsby, G.T. (2006) “Assessing novel foundation options for offshore wind turbines.” World Maritime Technology Conference, London, UK (March).

14. Houlsby, G.T., Ibsen, L-B. and Byrne, B.W. (2005) “Suction caissons for offshore wind turbines.” Proceedings of the First International Symposium of Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics, Perth, Australia. (September). Keynote Paper.

13. Houlsby, G.T., Kelly, R.B. and Byrne, B.W. (2005) “The tensile capacity of suction caissons in sand under rapid loading.” Proceedings of the First International Symposium of Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics, Perth, Australia. (September).

12. Byrne, B.W. and Houlsby, G.T. (2005) “Investigating six degree-of-freedom loading on shallow foundations.” Proceedings of the First International Symposium of Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics, Perth, Australia. (September).

11. Villalobos, F.A., Byrne, B.W. and Houlsby, G.T. (2005) “Moment loading of caissons installed into saturated sand.” Proceedings of the First International Symposium of Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics, Perth, Australia. (September).

10. Villalobos, F.A., Houlsby, G.T. and Byrne, B.W. (2004) “Suction caisson foundations for offshore wind turbines.” Proceedings of the Fifth Chilean Conference of Geotechnics (Congreso Chileno de Geotecnia), Santiago, 24-26 November 2004.

9. Kelly, R.B., Houlsby, G.T., Byrne, B.W. and Martin, C.M. (2003) “Model tests in saturated sand to investigate the behaviour of multi-footing caisson foundations for offshore wind turbines.” International Symposium on Offshore and Polar Engineering 2004, Toulon, France.

8. Byrne, B.W., Villalobos, F., Houlsby, G.T. and Martin, C.M. (2003) “Laboratory testing of shallow skirted foundations in sand.” British Geotechnical Association International Conference on Foundations, Dundee, (September).

7. Kelly, R., Byrne, B.W., Houlsby, G.T. and Martin, C.M. (2003) “Pressure Chamber testing of model caisson foundations in sand.” British Geotechnical Association International Conference on Foundations, Dundee, (September).

6. Byrne, B.W. and Houlsby, G.T. (2002) “Investigating Novel Foundations for Offshore Wind Power Applications” International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, 2002, Oslo.

5. Byrne, B.W. and Cassidy, M.J. (2002) “Investigating the response of offshore foundations in soft clay soils” International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, 2002, Oslo.

4. Byrne, B.W., Houlsby, G.T. and Martin, C.M. (2002) “Cyclic loading of shallow foundations on sand.” International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics, 2002, St John’s, Newfoundland, Canada. (July).

3. Byrne, B.W. (2000). “Performance of shallow foundations on sand.” Presented at 6th Young Geotechnical Engineers Symposium at City University, and, presented at the 1st International Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference at Southampton University (1 of 2 British Geotechnical Association sponsored delegates).

2. Byrne, B.W. and Houlsby, G.T. (2000). “Experimental investigations of the cyclic response of suction caissons in sand.” Paper No OTC 12194, Offshore Technology Conference, Houston, Texas.

1. Byrne, B.W. and Houlsby, G.T. (1999). “Drained behaviour of suction caisson foundations in dense sand.” Paper No OTC 10994, Offshore Technology Conference, Houston, Texas.