Minor Publications

Last updated  20/12/16.

Copyright of the papers below rests with a variety of different parties. They are made available solely on the same basis that I would supply a single copy of a paper to an individual. It is up to you to ensure that your use of a paper does not infringe copyright law.

The following publications are not included in the main list on a variety of grounds, including limited circulation, brevity, limited technical content or unrefereed content.

  1. Houlsby, G.T. (1980)
    "Non-associated Plasticity Theory and Thermodynamics",
    Euromech 133, Statics and Dynamics of Granular Materials , St Catherine's College, Oxford, 14-17 July
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  2. Houlsby, G.T. (1981)
    "Associated Fields Calculations",
    Symposium for Young Research Workers in Geotechnical Engineering , City University
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  3. Houlsby, G.T. (1981)
    "A thermodynamic approach to non-associated plasticity theory",
    23rd British Theoretical Mechanics Colloquium , University of Bradford, 6-9 April
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  4. Houlsby, G.T. (1982)
    "A Variable Shear Modulus for a Critical State Model",
    Preprints of the Workshop on the Implementation of Critical State Soil Mechanics in Finite Element Computations , Cambridge, 29 June - 1 July
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    (Published in revised form as paper J12)
  5. Nageswaran, S. and Houlsby, G.T. (1982)
    "A Study of Consolidation with Radial Drainage",
    Preprints of the Workshop on the Implementation of Critical State Soil Mechanics in Finite Element Computations , Cambridge, 29 June - 1 July
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  6. Houlsby, G.T. (1983)
    "Analysis of Consolidation with Radial Drainage",
    Symposium on Applications of Critical State Soil Mechanics , Cambridge University, 27-28 June
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  7. Houlsby, G.T. (1984)
    "Chamber Tests at Oxford University",
    Seminar on Cone Penetration Testing in the Laboratory , Southampton University, pp 8-12
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  8. Houlsby, G.T. (1984)
    "Boundary Conditions in Test Chambers",
    Seminar on Cone Penetration Testing in the Laboratory , Southampton University, pp 22-24
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  9. Houlsby, G.T. (1985)
    Book review 'Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, San Francisco, 12-16 August 1985',
    Computers and Geotechnics, Vol. 1, No. 4, ISSN 0266-352X , p 319
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  10. Houlsby, G.T. (1985)
    Book review '"Mechanics of Engineering Materials", ed. C.S. Desai and R.H. Gallagher, John Wiley, 1984',
    Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, Vol. 13, No. 4, ISSN 0098-8847 , pp 559-560
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  11. Wroth, C.P., Houlsby, G.T. and Hamilton, B. (1986)
    "Gloucester Test Fill: Predictions by PM Geotechnical Analysts Ltd.",
    Unpublished Proceedings of the Workshop on Prediction of the Engineering Performance of the Gloucester Test Fill, Stage II , 26 August
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  12. Houlsby, G.T. and Wroth, C.P. (1988)
    "Research on the Analysis of the Piezocone at Oxford University",
    Preprints for Speciality Session 13: Piezocone Penetration Test - Probe Development, Testing, Interpretation, 1st International Symposium on Penetration Testing, ISOPT-1 , Orlando, Florida, March
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  13. Houlsby, G.T. (1988)
    Discussions: Sessions 3 (Piezocone Penetration Test) and 5 (Pressuremeter, Dilatometer and Other Developments),
    Proceedings of the Geotechnology Conference on Penetration Testing in the U.K. , Birmingham, 6-8 July, ISBN 0-7277-1377-9 , pp 180, 184, 187, 318-319
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  14. Houlsby, G.T. (1988)
    Book review '"Prediction and Performance in Geotechnical Engineering", ed. R.C. Joshi and F.J. Griffiths, 1987',
    Canadian Geotechnical Journal, August, Vol. 25, No. 3, ISSN 0008-3674 , p 633
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  15. Houlsby, G.T. (1990)
    Discussion: Session 1, Steep Slopes and Walls,
    Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Geotextiles, Geomembranes and Related Products , The Hague, 28 May - 1 June, Vol. 3, ISBN 90-6191-122-2 , pp 992, 1017-18
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  16. Houlsby, G.T. and Schnaid, F. (1990)
    "Measurement of Stiffness of Sand with the Cone-Pressuremeter",
    4th Seminar on Research Involving Validation of In-Situ Devices in Large Calibration Chambers , Grenoble, 1-2 March
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  17. Houlsby, G.T. (1991)
    "Critical State Soil Mechanics",
    Short Course on Geotechnical Engineering , Institution of Engineers of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, 9-12 September
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  18. Houlsby, G.T., (1992)
    Discussions on "Magnus Foundation Monitoring Project",
    Proceedings of the Conference on Recent Large-Scale Fully Instrumented Pile Tests in Clay , ICE, London, 23-24 June, Thomas Telford , ISBN 0-7277-1918-1 , pp 117 and 119
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  19. Houlsby, G.T. (1995)
    Discussion: Session 4(a), Penetrometers,
    Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Site Investigation Practice , London, March 30-31, Thomas Telford , ISBN 0-7277-2513-0 , p 474
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  20. Houlsby, G.T. (1995)
    "A Brief Introduction to the Cone Penetration Test",
    Keynote address at Worksop on Probing and Penetration Testing, East Midlands Geotechnical Group (ICE) and Engineering Group of Geological Society , Loughborough University, 10 May
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  21. Houlsby, G.T. (1998)
    "Caisson Foundations for Offshore Foundations on Sand",
    International Conference on Subsea Geotechnics , Aberdeen, 18-19 November, IBC UK Publications
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  22. Houlsby, G.T. (1999)
    "Suction Caisson Foundations for Offshore Structures: Performance under Cyclic Loading",
    International Conference on Seabed Geotechnics , London, 9-10 December, IBC UK Publications
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  23. Houlsby, G.T. (2001)
    "Castles of sand", Reply to "Last Word",
    New Scientist, No. 2276, 3 February
    1. Republished with additions in M. O'Hare (2007) "How to Fossilise Your Hamster, and Other Amazing Experiments for the Armchair Scientist", Profile Books Ltd, ISBN 978 1 84668 044 1, pp 188-191
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  24. Houlsby, G.T. (2003)
    Editorial,
    Géotechnique, April, Vol. 53, No. 3, ISSN 0016-8505 , p 299
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  25. Houlsby, G.T. (2004)
    Editorial,
    Géotechnique, March, Vol. 54, No. 2, ISSN 0016-8505 , p 79
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  26. Nguyen, G.D. and Houlsby, G.T. (2004)
    "A thermodynamic approach to constitutive modelling of concrete",
    Extended abstracts of 12th Annual Conference of Association of Computational Mechanics in Engineering (ACME), Cardiff, 5-6 April
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  27. Mortara, G. and Houlsby, G.T. (2004)
    "Un Semplice Modello per il Comportamento delle Sabbie Basato sulla Termodinamica" ("A Simple Model for Sand Behaviour Based on Thermodynamics"),
    Incontro Annuale dei Ricercatori di Geotecnica (Annual meeting of the Italian Geotechnical Researchers), IARG 2004 , Trento, Italy, 7-9 July
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  28. Houlsby, G.T. (2004)
    "Wroth, (Charles) Peter",
    Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press
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  29. Houlsby, G.T. (2004)
    Editorial,
    Géotechnique, December, Vol. 54, No. 10, ISSN 0016-8505 , p 615
    1. Reply to discussion by Dean, E.T.R.: Géotechnique, Vol. 55, No. 5, June 2005, pp 416-417
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  30. Houlsby, G.T. (2005)
    Editorial,
    Géotechnique, December, Vol. 55, No. 10, ISSN 0016-8505 , p 707
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  31. Teh, K.L., Byrne, B.W. and Houlsby, G.T. (2007)
    "Effects of seabed irregularities on loads developed in legs of jack-up units",
    PetroMin , October, Vol. 33. No. 8, ISSN 0129-1122 , pp 34-45
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    (Also published as paper C89)
  32. Houlsby, G.T. (2008)
    Letter "Where is the Money?",
    New Scientist, 16 February, Vol. 197, No. 2643, p 22
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  33. Houlsby, G.T. (2008)
    Interview on BBC World Service "World Business Report", 5 September
  34. Houlsby, G.T. (2008)
    Letter,
    The Daily Telegraph, No. 47698, 10 October
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  35. Merritt, A., Mair, R.J., Houlsby, G.T. and Milligan, G.W.E. (2008)
    "Soil conditioning for EPB tunnelling machines: recent research",
    Going Underground, Issue 2, pp 29-30
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  36. Osborne, J.J., Teh, K.L., Leung, C.F, Cassidy, M.J., Houlsby, G.T., Chan, N., Devoy, D., Handidjaja, P., Wong, P. and Foo, K.S. (2008)
    "An introduction to the InSafeJIP",
    Proc. 2nd Jack-Up Asia Conference and Exhibition, PetroMin, Singapore
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  37. McAdam, R.A., Houlsby, G.T. and Oldfield, M.L.G. (2012)
    "Experimental results from 1/20th scale model tests of the Transverse Horizontal Axis Water Turbine",
    Oxford Tidal Energy Workshop , Oxford, UK, 29-30 March
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  38. Belloni, C.S.K., Willden, R.H.J. and Houlsby, G.T. (2012)
    "Numerical Analysis of Open-Centre Ducted Tidal Turbines",
    Oxford Tidal Energy Workshop , Oxford, UK, 29-30 March
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  39. Houlsby, G.T. (2012)
    "Offshore wind: technology and opportunities for the UK and Vietnam",
    UK Vietnam Clean Energy Conference and Exhibition , Danang University of Technology, Danang, Vietnam, 10 September
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  40. Dong, Y., Burd, H.J. and Houlsby, G.T. (2012)
    "3D FEM modelling of a deep excavation case history considering small-strain stiffness of soil and thermal contraction of concrete",
    Young Geotechnical Engineers Symposium, British Geotechnical Association , Leeds, 3-4 July
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  41. Belloni, C.S.K., Willden, R.H.J. and Houlsby, G.T. (2012)
    "Bidirectional Tidal Turbines in Yawed Flow",
  42. Serhadlıoğlu, S. Adcock, T.A.A. and Houlsby, G.T. (2013)
    "Tidal Stream Energy Assessment of the Anglesey Skerries",
    2nd Oxford Tidal Energy Workshop , Oxford, UK, 18-19 March
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  43. Dong, Y., Burd, H.J., Houlsby, G.T. and Hou, Y. (2013)
    "Advanced Numerical Modelling of a Complex Deep Excavation Case History in Shanghai",
    5th International Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference, 5iYGEC, ISSMGE , Paris, September
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  44. Serhadlıoğlu, S., Houlsby, G.T., Adcock, T.A.A., Draper, S. Borthwick, A.G.L. and Kubatko, E.J. (2013)
    "Assessment of Tidal Stream Energy Resources in the UK Using a Discontinuous Galerkin Finite Element Scheme",
    Proc. 17th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems, FEF13 , San Diego, California, 24-27 February
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  45. Draper, S., Nishino, T., Adcock, T.A.A. and Houlsby, G.T. (2014)
    "Wind and Tidal Turbines in Uniform Flow",
    3rd Oxford Tidal Energy Workshop , Oxford, UK, 7-8 April
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  46. Vogel, C.R., Willden, R.H.J. and Houlsby, G.T. (2014)
    "The power potential of a tidal turbine array with turbine power capping",
    3rd Oxford Tidal Energy Workshop , Oxford, UK, 7-8 April
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  47. Houlsby, G.T. and Serhadlıoğlu, S. (2016)
    "Power Potential of Tidal Fences in the Bristol Channel",
    5th Oxford Tidal Energy Workshop , Oxford, UK, 21-22 March
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