The University of Sheffield
Construction Innovation

Publications: Refereed journal papers

Concrete crushing failure of concrete beam reinforced with FRP rebars


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

Torres L., Neocleous K. and Pilakoutas K.
(2012). Design Procedure and Simplified Equations for the Flexural Capacity of FRP RC sections. Structural Concrete, accepted January 2012.

Pilakoutas K., Guadagnini M., Neocleous K. and Matthys S. (2011). Design Guidelines for FRP Reinforced Concrete Structures. Proceedings of the ICE - Structures and Buildings, Vol. 164 (4), pp. 255 –263, ISSN: 0965-0911, E-ISSN: 1751-7702, website

Garcia R., Hajirasouliha I . and Pilakoutas K. (2010). Seismic Behaviour of Deficient RC Frames Strengthened with CFRP Composites. Engineering Structures, Vol. 32 (10), pp. 3075-3085, ISSN 0141-0296. website

Demis S., Pilakoutas K. and Apostolopoulos C.A. (2010). Effect of Corrosion on Bond Strength of Steel and Non-metallic Reinforcement. Materials and Corrosion, Vol. 61 (4), April, pp 328-331, ISSN 09475117. website

Kim G.B., Pilakoutas K. and Waldron P. (2010). Development of GFRP-reinforced GFRC for Thin Permanent Formwork Applications, Magazine of Concrete Research, April 2010, Vol. 62 (4), pp 283–290, ISSN 0024-9831. website

Imjai T., Guadagnini M. and Pilakoutas K. (2009). Curved FRP as Concrete Reinforcement. Engineering and Computational Mechanics, Vol. 162 (3), September 2009, pp 171-178, ISSN 1755-0777. website

Kim G.B., Pilakoutas K. and Waldron P. (2009). Finite Element Analysis of Thin GFRC Panels Reinforced with FRP, Construction and Building Materials, Vol. 23 (2), February 2009, pp 930-942, ISSN 0950-0618. website

Kim G.B., Pilakoutas K. and Waldron P. (2008). Development of Thin FRP Reinforced GFRC Permanent Formwork Systems, Construction and Building Materials, Vol. 22 (11), November 2008, pp 2250-2259, ISSN 0950-0618. website

Kim G.B., Pilakoutas K. and Waldron P. (2008). Thin FRP/GFRC Structural Elements, Cement and Concrete Composites, Vol. 30 (2), pp 122-137, ISSN 0958-9465. website

Achillides, Z and Pilakoutas, K. (2006). FE Modelling of Bond Interaction of FRP Bars to Concrete. Structural Concrete, Vol. 7 (1), January 2006, pp 7-16, ISSN: 14644177. website

Pesic, N. and Pilakoutas, K. (2005). Flexural Analysis and Design of Reinforced Concrete Beams with Externally Bonded FRP Reinforcemen. Materials and Structures, Vol. 38 (276), March 2005, pp 183 – 192, ISSN 1359-5997. website

Neocleous K, Pilakoutas K. and Guadagnini M. (2005). Failure-mode-hierarchy Based Design for Reinforced Concrete Structures, Structural Concrete, Vol. 6 (1), pp 23-32, ISSN 14644177. website

Achillides, Z. and Pilakoutas, K. (2004). Bond Behavior of Fiber Reinforced Polymer Bars under Direct Pullout Conditions. Journal of Composites for Construction, 8 (2), April, pp 173-181. ISSN 10900268. website

Ciupala M. A., Pilakoutas K. and Taranu N. (2003). Confinement of Concrete Cylinders with Fibre Reinforced Composite Jackets, "Ovidius" University Annals Series: Civil Engineering, Vol. 1 (5), pp 133-138, ISSN 12223-7221. website

Guadagnini M., Ciupala M. A. and Pilakoutas K. (2003). Fibre Reinforced Polymers in Concrete Structures, "Ovidius" University Annals Series: Civil Engineering, Year V, pp 149-154, ISSN 12223-7221. website

Mortazavi A A, Pilakoutas K and Son K S. (2003). RC Column Strengthening by Lateral Pre-tensioning of FRP, Journal of Construction and Building Materials, Vol. 17 (6-7), September - October 2003, Special Issue Fibre-reinforced polymer composites in construction, pp 363-518, ISSN 0950-0618. website

Guadagnini M, Pilakoutas K and Waldron, P. (2003). Shear Performance of FRP Reinforced Concrete Beams, Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, Vol. 22 (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 (3), August 2003, pp 258–265, ISSN 1090-0268. website

Pesic N and Pilakoutas K. (2003). Concrete Beams with Externally Bonded Flexural FRP-Reinforced: Analytical Investigation of Debonding Failure. Composites Part B: Engineering, Vol. 34, 327-338, ISSN 1359-8368. website

Ciupala M.A, Pilakoutas K and Budescu M. (2002). FRP Seismic Strengthening of Frames (Part 1), Buletinul Institutului Politehnic Iasi, sectia VI, Constructii si Arhitectura, fasc. 3-4, Iasi, Romania, pp 89-94, ISSN 1224-3884 (in Romanian).

Pilakoutas K., Neocleous K. and Guadagnini M. (2002). Design Philosophy Issues of FRP RC Structures, Journal of Composites for Construction, ASCE, Vol. 6 (3), August 2002, pp 154-161, ISSN 1090-0268. website

Pilakoutas K and Guadagnini M. (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