Publications

Journal papers

  1. Smith A, Heather-Smith H, Dixon N, Flint JA and Pennie D (2019) Acoustic emission generated by granular soil-steel structure interaction. Géotechnique Letters.
  2. Smith AMoore ID and Dixon N (2019) Acoustic emission sensing of pipe-soil interaction: Full-scale pipelines subjected to differential ground movements. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0002185. Access here.
  3. Smith A and Dixon N (2019) Acoustic emission behaviour of dense sands. Géotechnique. Access here.
  4. Smith A and Dixon N (2019) Acoustic emission generated by glass beads in compression and shearing. Granular Matter, 21 (4), 92. Access here.
  5. Dixon N, Smith A, Flint JA, Khanna R, Clark B and Andjelkovic M (2018) An acoustic emission landslide early warning system for communities in low-income and middle-income countries. Landslides. DOI: 10.1007/s10346-018-0977-1. Access here.
  6. Berg N, Smith A, Russell S, Dixon N, Proudfoot D and Take A (2018) Correlation of acoustic emissions with patterns of movement in an extremely slow moving landslide at Peace River, Alberta, Canada. Canadian Geotechnical Journal. DOI: 10.1139/cgj-2016-0668. Access here.
  7. Smethurst JA, Smith A, Uhlemann S, Wooff C, Chambers J, Hughes P, Lenart S, Springman SM, Lofroth H and Hughes D (2017) Current and future role of instrumentation and monitoring in the performance of transport infrastructure slopes. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology. Access here.
  8. Smith A, Dixon N, Moore R and Meldrum P (2017) Photographic feature: Acoustic emission monitoring of coastal slopes in NE England, UK. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology. Access here.
  9. Uhlemann S, Chambers J, Wilkinson P, Maurer H, Merritt A, Meldrum P, Kuras O, Gunn D, Smith A and Dijkstra T (2016) 4D imaging of moisture dynamics during landslide reactivation. Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface. Access here.
  10. Smith A, Dixon N and Fowmes G (2016) Early detection of first-time slope failures using acoustic emission measurements: large-scale physical modelling. Géotechnique. 10.1680/geot./15-P-200. Access here.
  11. Smith A, Dixon N and Fowmes G (2016) Monitoring buried pipe deformation using acoustic emission: quantification of attenuation. International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering. doi: 10.1080/19386362.2016.1227581. Access here.
  12. Wilkinson P, Chambers J, Uhlemann S, Meldrum P, Smith A, Dixon N and Loke MH (2016) Reconstruction of landslide movements by inversion of 4D electrical resistivity tomography monitoring data. Geophysical Research Letters 43 (3), 1166-1174. Access here.
  13. Uhlemann S, Smith A, Chambers J, Dixon N, Meldrum P, Dijkstra T, Haslam E, Merritt A and Gunn D (2016) Assessment of ground-based monitoring techniques applied to landslide investigations. Geomorphology 253 (1), 438-451. Access here.
  14. Dixon N, Smith A, Spriggs MP, Ridley A, Meldrum P and Haslam E (2015) Stability monitoring of a rail slope using acoustic emission. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Geotechnical Engineering 168 (5), 373-384. Access here.
  15. Dixon N, Spriggs MP, Smith A, Meldrum P and Haslam E (2015) Quantification of reactivated landslide behaviour using acoustic emission monitoring. Landslides 12 (3), 549-560. Access here.
  16. Smith A and Dixon N (2015) Quantification of landslide velocity from active waveguide-generated acoustic emission. Canadian Geotechnical Journal 52 (4), 413-425. Access here.
  17. Smith A, Dixon N, Meldrum P, Haslam E and Chambers J (2014) Acoustic emission monitoring of a soil slope: Comparisons with continuous deformation measurements. Géotechnique Letters 4 (4), 255-261. Awarded the Institution of Civil Engineers Thomas Telford Premium (Prize for Best Paper in Journal). SNIP: 1.416. Access here.
  18. Smith A, Dixon N, Meldrum P and Haslam E (2014) Inclinometer casings retrofitted with acoustic real-time monitoring systems. Ground Engineering Magazine, October Issue. Access here.

Conference articles

  1. Smith A, Biller T, Heather-Smith H, Dixon N and Flint JA (2019) Acoustic emission monitoring in geotechnical element tests. IN: Proceedings of the XVII European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ECSMGE 2019), Reykjavik, Iceland, 1-7 September 2019. Access here.
  2. Smith AMoore ID and Dixon N (2019) Acoustic emission sensing of pipe-soil interaction: Development of an early warning system for buried pipe deformation. IN: DeJong, M.J., Schooling, J.M. and Viggiani, G.M.B. (eds). International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction 2019 (ICSIC): Driving data-informed decision-making, Cambridge, UK, 8-10 July 2019, pp.463-468. Access here.
  3. Biller T, Smith A and Dixon N (2019) Monitoring seepage-induced internal erosion using acoustic emission. EWG‐IE 27th Annual Meeting, University of British Columbia, 18‐21 June 2019.
  4. Biller T, Smith A and Dixon N (2018) Early detection of seepage-induced internal erosion using acoustic emission monitoring. 15th BGA Young Geotechnical Engineers Symposium, University of Surrey, 2-3 July 2018. Access here.
  5. Heather-Smith H, Smith A, Dixon N and Flint JA (2018) Monitoring buried infrastructure deformation using acoustic emission. 9th European Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, Manchester UK, 10-13 July 2018. Access here.
  6. Uhlemann S, Chambers J, Wilkinson P, Maurer H, Meldrum P, Gunn D, Smith A and Dijkstra T (2016) Long-term 4D geoelectrical imaging of moisture dynamics in an active landslide. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco.
  7. Dixon N, Codeglia D, Smith A, Fowmes G and Meldrum P (2015) An acoustic emission slope displacement rate sensor – case studies. 9th Int. Symp. on Field Measurements in Geomechanics. Sydney, Australia. Access here.
  8. Dixon N, Moore R, Spriggs MP, Smith A, Meldrum P and Siddle R (2014) Performance of an acoustic emission monitoring system to detect subsurface ground movement at Flat Cliffs, North Yorkshire, UK. IAEG XII Congress, 2, 117-120, Turin. Access here.
  9. Smith A and Dixon N (2014) Acoustic emission monitoring of active waveguides to quantify slope stability. 13th BGA Young Geotechnical Engineers’ Symposium. University of Manchester. Access here.
  10. Smith A, Dixon N, Berg N, Take A and Proudfoot D (2014) Listening for Landslides: Method, Measurements and the Peace River Case Study. Geohazards 6. Ontario, 1-10. Access here.

Theses and book chapters

  • Smith A (2017) Chapter 7: ‘Landslides’. In: Bosher L and Chmutina K (Eds.) Disaster risk reduction for the built environment: an introduction. Wiley-Blackwell. Access here.
  • Smith A, Dixon N, Codeglia D and Fowmes G (2016) An acoustic emission slope displacement rate sensor: Comparisons with established instrumentation. Geotechnical Instrumentation News, December Issue. Access here.
  • Smith A (2015) Quantification of slope deformation behaviour using acoustic emission monitoring. PhD Thesis, Loughborough University. Access here.