Publications

List of research publications from our staff.

Year Author Publication Type Title Citation
2021 Prof.Mark Healy Peer Reviewed Journal Effects of substrate stress and light intensity on enhanced biological phosphorus removal in a photo-activated sludge system. Mohamed, A.Y.A., Welles, L., Siggins, A., Healy, M.G., Brdjanovic, D., Rada-Ariza, A.M., Lopez-Vazquez, C.M. (2021) 'Effects of substrate stress and light intensity on enhanced biological phosphorus removal in a photo-activated sludge system'. Water Research, 189 .
2021 Prof.Mark Healy Peer Reviewed Journal Simultaneous adsorption and biodegradation of trichloroethylene occurs in a biochar packed column treating contaminated landfill leachate. Siggins, A., Thorn, C., Healy, M.G., Abram, F. (2021) 'Simultaneous adsorption and biodegradation of trichloroethylene occurs in a biochar packed column treating contaminated landfill leachate'. Journal Of Hazardous Materials, 403 .
2020 Dr.Stephen Nash Peer Reviewed Journal A review study of water quality index models and their use for assessing surface water quality Uddin G, Olbert AI, Nash S (2020) 'A review study of water quality index models and their use for assessing surface water quality'. Ecological Indicators, .
2020 Dr.Jamie Goggins Peer Reviewed Journal An investigation of a passive opened top-end pipe as an alternative solution for passive soil depressurisation systems for indoor radon mitigation Hung, LC, Goggins, J, Meier, P, Monahan, E, Foley, M (2020) 'An investigation of a passive opened top-end pipe as an alternative solution for passive soil depressurisation systems for indoor radon mitigation'. Science Of The Total Environment, .
2020 Prof.Mark Healy Conference Publication AGU Fall Meeting O’Leary, D., Healy, M.G., Callery, O., Brown, C., Daly, E. (2020) Defining potential peatland management zones using unsupervised self-organising map clustering on airborne radiometric data AGU Fall Meeting Online,
2020 Dr.Eoghan Clifford Peer Reviewed Journal Stabilisation for peat improvement: Extent of carbonation and environmental implications Duggan, AR,McCabe, BA,Goggins, J,Clifford, E (2020) 'Stabilisation for peat improvement: Extent of carbonation and environmental implications'. Journal Of Cleaner Production, 271 .
2020 Prof.Annette M. Harte Peer Reviewed Journal Modelling the hygro-mechanical creep behaviour of FRP reinforced timber elements O'Ceallaigh, C;Sikora, K;McPolin, D;Harte, AM (2020) 'Modelling the hygro-mechanical creep behaviour of FRP reinforced timber elements'. Construction and Building Materials, 259 .
2020 Prof.Mark Healy Peer Reviewed Journal Use of rapid small-scale column tests for simultaneous prediction of phosphorus and nitrogen retention in large-scale filters. Ezzati, G., Healy, M.G., Christianson, L., Daly, K., Fenton, O., Feyereisen, G., Thornton, S., Callery, O. (2020) 'Use of rapid small-scale column tests for simultaneous prediction of phosphorus and nitrogen retention in large-scale filters'. Journal Of Water Process Engineering, 37 .
2020 Prof.Annette M. Harte Peer Reviewed Journal Modelling the Hygro-Mechanical Creep Behaviour of FRP Reinforced Timber Elements O'Ceallaigh, C., Sikora, K., McPolin, D., Harte, A.M. (2020) 'Modelling the Hygro-Mechanical Creep Behaviour of FRP Reinforced Timber Elements'. Construction and Building Materials, 259 :119899:1-119899:12.
2020 Prof.Annette M. Harte Peer Reviewed Journal Modelling the hygro-mechanical creep behaviour of FRP reinforced timber elements O'Ceallaigh, C,Sikora, K,McPolin, D,Harte, AM (2020) 'Modelling the hygro-mechanical creep behaviour of FRP reinforced timber elements'. Construction and Building Materials, 259 .
2020 Dr.Bryan McCabe Peer Reviewed Journal A Pleistocene depsoit preserved in deep karst at Coolough, County Galway, western Ireland Dolan, M.J.; McCabe, B.A.; Molloy, K.; Murray, J.; Henry, T., Daly, E.; O'Leary, D. (2020) 'A Pleistocene depsoit preserved in deep karst at Coolough, County Galway, western Ireland'. Geological Journal, .
2020 Prof.Mark Healy Peer Reviewed Journal The role of wet wipes and sanitary towels as a source of white microplastic fibres in the marine environment. Ó Briain, O., Mendes, A., McCarron, S., Healy, M.G., Morrison, L. (2020) 'The role of wet wipes and sanitary towels as a source of white microplastic fibres in the marine environment'. Water Research, 182 .
2020 Dr.Magdalena Hajdukiewicz Conference Publication Building Simulation and Optimization Conference (BSO-V 2020) Piccinini, A., Hajdukiewicz, M., D’Angelo, L., Blanes, L.M., & Keane, M (2020) A novel ROM methodology to support the estimation of the energy savings under the Measurement and Verification protocol Building Simulation and Optimization Conference (BSO-V 2020) Loughborough, UK (online), 21/09/2020- 22/09/2020
2020 Dr.Jamie Goggins Reviews Review of recent radon research in Ireland, OPTI-SDS project and its impact on the National Radon Control Strategy Fuente, M;Long, S;Fenton, D;Hung, LC;Goggins, J;Foley, M (2020) Review of recent radon research in Ireland, OPTI-SDS project and its impact on the National Radon Control Strategy. OXFORD: Reviews
2020 Dr.Jamie Goggins Conference Publication Civil Engineering Research in Ireland Conference (CERI 2020) Goggins, J., & Hajdukiewicz, M. (2020) Community Engaged Learning: A Building Engineering Case Study Civil Engineering Research in Ireland Conference (CERI 2020) Cork, Ireland,
2020 Prof.Annette M. Harte Conference Publication CERI 2020 - Civil Engineering Research in Ireland Conway, M., O'Ceallaigh, C.; Mehra, S.; Harte, A.M. (2020) Reinforcement of Timber Elements in Compression Perpendicular to the Grain using Compressed Wood Dowels CERI 2020 - Civil Engineering Research in Ireland
2020 Prof.Annette M. Harte Conference Publication Civil Engineering Research in Ireland 2020 (CERI 2020) OFatharta, C., Gil Moreno, D., Harte, A.M. (2020) Characterisation of Irish-grown Scots pine timber for structural applications . In: Ruane, K. & Jaksic, V eds. Civil Engineering Research in Ireland 2020 (CERI 2020) Cork Institute of Technology, online, 27/08/2020- 28/08/2020
2020 Dr.Magdalena Hajdukiewicz Conference Publication Civil Engineering Research in Ireland Conference (CERI 2020) Goggins, J., & Hajdukiewicz, M. (2020) Community Engaged Learning: A Building Engineering Case Study Civil Engineering Research in Ireland Conference (CERI 2020) Cork, Ireland,
2020 Dr.Stephen Nash Conference Publication Civil Engineering Research Ireland (CERI) 2020 Anton I, Nash S (2020) Application of the IEC technical specification for assessment of wave energy resource: A case study from the west coast of Ireland Civil Engineering Research Ireland (CERI) 2020
2020 Dr.Stephen Nash Conference Publication Civil Engineering Research Ireland (CERI) 2020 Egon A, Iglesias G, Farrell E, Nash S (2020) High resolution hydrodynamic model of Brandon Bay' Civil Engineering Research Ireland (CERI) 2020
2020 Dr.Stephen Nash Conference Publication Civil Engineering Research Ireland (CERI) 2020 Uddin G, Olbert AI, Nash S (2020) Application of water quality index models to an Irish estuary' Civil Engineering Research Ireland (CERI) 2020
2020 Dr.Jamie Goggins Conference Publication Civil Engineering Research in Ireland Conference (CERI 2020) Goggins, J., & Hajdukiewicz, M. (2020) Community Engaged Learning: A Building Engineering Case Study Civil Engineering Research in Ireland Conference (CERI 2020) Cork, Ireland,
2020 Dr.Bryan McCabe Peer Reviewed Journal Stabilisation for peat improvement: extent of carbonation and environmental implications Duggan, A.R.; McCabe, B.A.; Goggins, J.; Clifford, E. (2020) 'Stabilisation for peat improvement: extent of carbonation and environmental implications'. Journal Of Cleaner Production, 271 .
2020 Prof.Annette M. Harte Conference Publication 2020 Seociety of Wood Science and Technology International Convention Llana, D.F., Inigues-Gonzanles, G., de Arana-Fernandez, M., Uí Chúláin, C, Harte, A.M. (2020) Recovered wood as raw material for structural timber products. Characteristics, situation and study cases: Ireland and Spain . In: LeVan-Green, S eds. 2020 Seociety of Wood Science and Technology International Convention Portoroz, Slovenia - online, 12/07/2020- 15/07/2020
2020 Dr.Jamie Goggins Conference Publication Bologna Process Beyond 2020: Fundamental values of the EHEA O'Dowd Lohan, M; Goggins, J; Fahy, F; Brown, C; O’Donovan, D; Ó Broin, G; Hynes, R; Seoige, S; Hannon, J; Keane, M; Forde, A.M; Carlin, C; Pearce, D; Curran, M; Hannon, L; Clifford, E; Duffy, C; Hallahan, B;Reilly, M; Ó Dochartaigh, P. (2020) NUI Galway sustainability strategy 2017-2020 Learn – Live – Lead . In: Sijbolt Noorda, Peter Scott and Martina Vukasovic eds. Bologna Process Beyond 2020: Fundamental values of the EHEA
2020 Dr.Jamie Goggins Peer Reviewed Journal Stabilisation for peat improvement: extent of carbonation and environmental implications Duggan, A.R.; McCabe, B.A.; Goggins, J.; Clifford, E. (2020) 'Stabilisation for peat improvement: extent of carbonation and environmental implications'. Journal Of Cleaner Production, 271 .
2020 Dr.Jamie Goggins Published Report OPTI-SDS: An Investigation of the OPTImum Specification for Soil Depressurisation Systems (Active and Passive) That Take Account of Irish Building Practices Hung, LC, Goggins, J, Fuente, M, Foley, M (2020) OPTI-SDS: An Investigation of the OPTImum Specification for Soil Depressurisation Systems (Active and Passive) That Take Account of Irish Building Practices. EPA, .
2020 Dr.Eoghan Clifford Conference Publication Bologna Process Beyond 2020: Fundamental values of the EHEA O'Dowd Lohan, M; Goggins, J; Fahy, F; Brown, C; O’Donovan, D; Ó Broin, G; Hynes, R; Seoige, S; Hannon, J; Keane, M; Forde, A.M; Carlin, C; Pearce, D; Curran, M; Hannon, L; Clifford, E; Duffy, C; Hallahan, B;Reilly, M; Ó Dochartaigh, P. (2020) NUI Galway sustainability strategy 2017-2020 Learn – Live – Lead . In: Sijbolt Noorda, Peter Scott and Martina Vukasovic eds. Bologna Process Beyond 2020: Fundamental values of the EHEA
2020 Dr.Jamie Goggins Peer Reviewed Journal Can thermal energy recovery from digestate make renewable gas from household waste more cost effective? A case study for the Republic of Ireland Singlitico, A;Dussan, K;O'Shea, R;Wall, D;Goggins, J;Murphy, JD;Monaghan, RFD (2020) 'Can thermal energy recovery from digestate make renewable gas from household waste more cost effective? A case study for the Republic of Ireland'. Journal Of Cleaner Production, 261 .
2020 Dr..William Finnegan Peer Reviewed Journal Operational fatigue loading on tidal turbine blades using computational fluid dynamics Finnegan, W,Fagan, E,Flanagan, T,Doyle, A,Goggins, J (2020) 'Operational fatigue loading on tidal turbine blades using computational fluid dynamics'. Renewable Energy, 152 :430-440.
2020 Prof.Annette M. Harte Peer Reviewed Journal Use of non-destructive test methods on Irish hardwood standing trees and small-diameter round timber for prediction of mechanical properties Llana, DF;Short, I;Harte, AM (2020) 'Use of non-destructive test methods on Irish hardwood standing trees and small-diameter round timber for prediction of mechanical properties'. Annals Of Forest Science, 77 .
2020 Prof.Annette M. Harte Peer Reviewed Journal Use of non-destructive test methods on Irish hardwood standing trees and small-diameter round timber for prediction of mechanical properties Llana, D.F., Short, I., Harte, A.M. (2020) 'Use of non-destructive test methods on Irish hardwood standing trees and small-diameter round timber for prediction of mechanical properties'. Annals Of Forest Science, 77 :62:1-63:13.
2020 Prof.Annette M. Harte Peer Reviewed Journal Use of non-destructive test methods on Irish hardwood standing trees and small-diameter round timber for prediction of mechanical properties Llana, DF,Short, I,Harte, AM (2020) 'Use of non-destructive test methods on Irish hardwood standing trees and small-diameter round timber for prediction of mechanical properties'. Annals Of Forest Science, 77 .
2020 Dr.Jamie Goggins Peer Reviewed Journal Life cycle assessment-based multiobjective optimisation of synthetic natural gas supply chain: A case study for the Republic of Ireland Singlitico, A,Goggins, J,Monaghan, RFD (2020) 'Life cycle assessment-based multiobjective optimisation of synthetic natural gas supply chain: A case study for the Republic of Ireland'. Journal Of Cleaner Production, 258 .
2020 Prof.Mark Healy Peer Reviewed Journal Pyrolysed waste materials show potential for remediation of trichloroethylene-contaminated water. Siggins, A., Abram, F., Healy, M.G. (2020) 'Pyrolysed waste materials show potential for remediation of trichloroethylene-contaminated water'. Journal Of Hazardous Materials, 390 .
2020 Prof.Mark Healy Peer Reviewed Journal Appraisal and ranking of poly-aluminium chloride, ferric chloride and alum for the treatment of dairy soiled water. Mohamed, A.Y.A., Siggins, A., Healy, M.G., O hUallacháin, D., Fenton, O., Tuohy, P. (2020) 'Appraisal and ranking of poly-aluminium chloride, ferric chloride and alum for the treatment of dairy soiled water'. Journal Of Environmental Management, 267 .
2020 Prof.Xinmin Zhan Peer Reviewed Journal Inactivation of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacterales during anaerobic co-digestion of food waste and pig manure Wang, S., O'Connor, L., Wang, Z., Jiang, Y., Morris, D., Cahill, N., Hu S., Zhan, X. (2020) 'Inactivation of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacterales during anaerobic co-digestion of food waste and pig manure'. Bioresource Technology, 11 .
2020 Dr.Bryan McCabe Peer Reviewed Journal Dredged marine sediment stabilized/solidified with cement and GGBS: factors affecting mechanical behaviour and leachability Zhang, W.L., Zhao, L.Y., McCabe, B.A., Chen, Y.H., Morrison, L. (2020) 'Dredged marine sediment stabilized/solidified with cement and GGBS: factors affecting mechanical behaviour and leachability'. Science Of The Total Environment, 726 .
2020 Prof.Mark Healy Conference Publication EGU General Assembly Monteverde, S., Healy, M.G., Callery, O. (2020) Developing land use strategies in landscapes with changing priority, the case of peatland management . In: Klove, B., et al eds. EGU General Assembly Online, 04/05/2020- 08/05/2020
2020 Dr.Eoghan Clifford Peer Reviewed Journal Co-treatment of leachate in municipal wastewater treatment plants: Critical issues and emerging technologies Dereli, RK;Clifford, E;Casey, E (2020) 'Co-treatment of leachate in municipal wastewater treatment plants: Critical issues and emerging technologies'. Critical Reviews In Environmental Science And Technology, .
2020 Dr.Jamie Goggins Peer Reviewed Journal Investigation of Thermal Behaviour of a Hybrid Precasted Concrete Floor using Embedded Sensors (vol 12, 66, 2018) Newell, S;Goggins, J (2020) 'Investigation of Thermal Behaviour of a Hybrid Precasted Concrete Floor using Embedded Sensors (vol 12, 66, 2018)'. International Journal Of Concrete Structures And Materials, 14 .
2020 Prof.Mark Healy Peer Reviewed Journal Impacts of P inputs on source-sink P dynamics of sediment along an agricultural ditch network Ezzati, G., Fenton, O., Healy, M.G., Christainson, L., Feyereisen, G.W., Thornton, S., Chen, Q., Fan, B., Ding, J., Daly, K. (2020) 'Impacts of P inputs on source-sink P dynamics of sediment along an agricultural ditch network'. Journal Of Environmental Management, 257 .
2020 Dr.Magdalena Hajdukiewicz Book Chapter Calibration Methodology for CFD Models of Rooms and Buildings with Mechanical Ventilation from Experimental Results. Rincón Casado, A., Hajdukiewicz, M., Sánchez de la Flor, F., & E Rodríguez Jara E. (2020) 'Calibration Methodology for CFD Models of Rooms and Buildings with Mechanical Ventilation from Experimental Results' In: Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulations. London, UK : IntechOpen.
2020 Dr.Jamie Goggins Peer Reviewed Journal Sustainable energy efficiency retrofits as residenial buildings move towards nearly zero energy building (NZEB) standards Moran, P;O'Connell, J;Goggins, J (2020) 'Sustainable energy efficiency retrofits as residenial buildings move towards nearly zero energy building (NZEB) standards'. Energy And Buildings, 211 .
2020 Dr.Eoghan Clifford Peer Reviewed Journal Novel use of peatlands as future locations for the sustainable intensification of freshwater aquaculture production - A case study from the Republic of Ireland O'Neill, EA;Stejskal, V;Clifford, E;Rowan, NJ (2020) 'Novel use of peatlands as future locations for the sustainable intensification of freshwater aquaculture production - A case study from the Republic of Ireland'. Science Of The Total Environment, 706 .
2020 Dr.Magdalena Hajdukiewicz Community Engagement Publications Why did I become an engineer? Hajdukiewicz, M. (2020) Why did I become an engineer?. Tobin Consulting Engineers, Galway: Community Engagement Publications
2020 Dr.Magdalena Hajdukiewicz Community Engagement Publications The role of engineers (and advanced modelling tools) in the sustainable development. Hajdukiewicz, M. (2020) The role of engineers (and advanced modelling tools) in the sustainable development. Tobin Consulting Engineers, Galway: Community Engagement Publications
2020 Prof.Annette M. Harte Peer Reviewed Journal A global-local fretting analysis methodology and design study for the pressure armour layer of dynamic flexible marine risers O'Halloran, SM,Connaire, AD,Harte, AM,Leen, SB (2020) 'A global-local fretting analysis methodology and design study for the pressure armour layer of dynamic flexible marine risers'. Tribology International, 142 .
2020 Prof.Annette M. Harte Peer Reviewed Journal Review of State of the Art Dowel Laminated Timber Members and Densified Wood Materials as Sustainable Engineered Wood Products for Construction and Building Applications Sotayo, Adeayo; Bradley, Daniel; Bather, Michael; Sareh, Pooya; Oudjene, Marc; El-houjeyri, Imane; Harte, Annette; M Mehra, Sameer; O'Ceallaigh, Conan; Namari, Siavash; Makradi, Ahmed; Belouettar, Salim; Bouhala, Lyazid (2020) 'Review of State of the Art Dowel Laminated Timber Members and Densified Wood Materials as Sustainable Engineered Wood Products for Construction and Building Applications'. Developments in the Built Environment, 1 (Feb 2020).
2020 Prof..Michael Hartnett Peer Reviewed Journal Surface vector fields estimation using soft computing and remote sensing data at an open water marine renewable test site Ren, L,Miao, JM,Hartnett, M (2020) 'Surface vector fields estimation using soft computing and remote sensing data at an open water marine renewable test site'. Energy Reports, 6 :874-877.
2020 Prof..Michael Hartnett Conference Publication ENERGY REPORTS Ren, L;Miao, JM;Hartnett, M (2020) Surface vector fields estimation using soft computing and remote sensing data at an open water marine renewable test site ENERGY REPORTS
2020 Dr.Jamie Goggins Peer Reviewed Journal Operational fatigue loading on tidal turbine blades using computational fluid dynamics William Finnegan, Edward Fagan, Tomas Flanagan, Adrian Doyle, Jamie Goggins (2020) 'Operational fatigue loading on tidal turbine blades using computational fluid dynamics'. Renewable Energy, 152 :430-440.
2020 Dr.Jamie Goggins Peer Reviewed Journal Changing energy cultures? Household energy use before and after a building energy efficiency retrofit Rau, Henrike; Moran, Paul; Manton, Richard; Goggins, Jamie (2020) 'Changing energy cultures? Household energy use before and after a building energy efficiency retrofit'. Sustainable Cities And Society, 54 .
2020 Dr.Bryan McCabe Peer Reviewed Journal Interpretation of pipe-jacking and lubrication records for drives in silty soil O'Dwyer, K.G., McCabe, B.A., Sheil, B.B. (2020) 'Interpretation of pipe-jacking and lubrication records for drives in silty soil'. Underground Space, 5 (3):199-209.
2020 Dr.Bryan McCabe Peer Reviewed Journal Applicability of CPT capacity prediction methods to driven cast-in-situ piles in granular soil Flynn, K.N., McCabe, B.A. (2020) 'Applicability of CPT capacity prediction methods to driven cast-in-situ piles in granular soil'. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, .
2020 Prof.Mark Healy Peer Reviewed Journal Mitigating ammonia and greenhouse gas emissions from stored cattle slurry using agricultural waste, commercially available products and a chemical acidifier. Kavanagh, I., Fenton, O., Healy, M.G., Burchill, W., Lanigan, G., Krol, D. (2020) 'Mitigating ammonia and greenhouse gas emissions from stored cattle slurry using agricultural waste, commercially available products and a chemical acidifier'. Journal Of Cleaner Production, .
2020 Prof.Mark Healy Conference Contribution Eionet Ad-hoc Working Group on Chemicals Meeting: Emerging risks of chemical mixtures in the reuse of wastewater and sludge in a circular economy. Healy, M.G. (2020) Invited paper, entitled, 'Eionet Ad-hoc Working Group on Chemicals Meeting: Emerging risks of chemical mixtures in the reuse of wastewater and sludge in a circular economy.' [Invited Oral Presentation] Eionet Ad-hoc Working Group on Chemicals Meeting: Emerging risks of chemical mixtures in the reuse of wastewater and sludge in a circular economy Online, 15/09/2020-16/09/2020.
2020 Dr.Agnieszka Olbert Peer Reviewed Journal Modelling the effects of climate change on urban coastal-fluvial flooding Jennifer Isabel Munro Kirkpatrick; Agnieszka Indiana Olbert (2020) 'Modelling the effects of climate change on urban coastal-fluvial flooding'. Journal Of Water And Climate Change, .
2020 Dr.Stephen Nash Peer Reviewed Journal Development and Assessment of a blade element momentum theory model for high solidity vertical axis tidal turbines Mannion B, Leen SB and Nash S (2020) 'Development and Assessment of a blade element momentum theory model for high solidity vertical axis tidal turbines'. Ocean Engineering, .
2020 Dr.Stephen Nash Conference Publication Ocean Sciences Meeting 2020 Olbert AI, Comer J, Nash S, Hartnett M (2020) Effects of multiple flood drivers on urban flooding due to joint coastal and fluvial mechanisms Ocean Sciences Meeting 2020