Dr. Sara Pavia

Dr. Sara Pavia

Associate Professor, Civil Struct & Env. Eng.

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Biography

Associate Profesor Dept. of Civil Engineering. Trinity College Dublin. 2012 Present Assistant Professor Dept of Civil Engineering. Trinity College Dublin. 2002 2012 Post doctoral Research Fellow Faculty of Built Environment, Dublin Institute of Technology. 1997 2002 Post doctoral Research Fellow Trinity College Dublin. 1994 1997 External Lecturer Trinity College Dublin, Dept. of Civil Engineering. 1996 2002 External Lecturer University College Dublin, School of Architecture. 1996 2012

Publications and Further Research Outputs

  • O. Kinnane, J. McGinn, J. Grimes, S.Pavía, Investigation of thermal resistance and bridging in examples of contemporary and vernacular solid wall architecture, 30th Int. PLEA Conf. Sustainable Habitat for Developing Societies., Ahmedabad, India, 3, 2014Conference Paper, 2014
  • Grimes, J., Kinnane, O., Walker, R. and Pavía, S., 2013. In situ measurement of the sound absorption characteristics of existing building fabrics. Proceedings of Institute of Acoustics, Vol 35, Manchester, UK., Proceedings of the Institute of Acoustics , Manchester, UK., 35, 2013Conference Paper, 2013
  • E. O'Shea, S. Pavía, M. Dyer et al., Co-created evaluations as generators of specificity in universal design. Co-Design. Special issue paper. NCDN-2014-0018, Co-Design. Special issue paper. NCDN-2014-0018, 2014Journal Article, 2014
  • R. Walker, S.Pavía , Impact of hydration on the properties of hemp-lime concrete, Civil Engineering Research in Ireland, CERAI, Belfast, edited by Nanukkuttan and Goggins , 2014, pp211 - 216Conference Paper, 2014, TARA - Full Text
  • P. Kissane, S.Pavía, O. Kinnane , Characterisation of Irish sandstones used for building, Civil Engineering Research in Ireland, CERAI, Belfast, edited by Nanukkuttan and Goggins , 2014, pp155 - 160Conference Paper, 2014, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavía, M. Durcan , An assessment of some properties of Roman cement, Civil Engineering Research in Ireland, CERAI, Belfast, edited by Nanukkuttan and Goggins , 2014, pp223 - 228Conference Paper, 2014, TARA - Full Text
  • Caro, S.; Pavía, S.; Pérez-Lorente, F. , Influencia de la paragénesis mineral, porosidad y defectos estructurales en la alterabilidad de los ladrillos macizos antiguos, GEOGACETA, 30, 2001, p27 - 30Journal Article, 2001
  • A. Costigan, S. Pavía, Effect of mortar water content in the properties of masonry, 9th International Masonry Conference , Guimarães, Portugal, edited by Lourenço, Haseltine, Vasconcelos , 2014Conference Paper, 2014, TARA - Full Text
  • A. Costigan, S. Pavía , The influence of mortar water content on the strength of lime-mortar masonry. A. Costigan, S. Pavía. (2010) Jounal of the Building Limes Forum vol 17, 41-45., Jounal of the Building Limes Forum, 17, 2010, p41 - 45Journal Article, 2010, TARA - Full Text
  • C Niyigena; S Amziane; A Chateauneuf, L Arnaud, F Collet, M Lawrence, C Magniont, V Picandet, P Walker, S Marceau, C Lanos, G Escadeillas, L Bessette, U Peter, S Pavía, M Sonebi, P Walker, RRT3: Statistical analysis of hemp concrete mechanical properties variability, First International Conference on Bio-based Building Materials, Clermont-Ferrand, France, 2015Conference Paper, 2015, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavía, R. Walker, J. McGinn, Effect of testing variables on the compressive strength of lime hemp concrete, First International Conference on Bio-based Building Materials, Clermont-Ferrand, France, 2015Conference Paper, 2015, TARA - Full Text
  • Analysis of mortar: visual and petrographic analysis of aggregate, binder and additions. in, editor(s)Lynch & Manning , Archaeological Monograph Series 10: High Island (Ardoileán), Co. Galway: Excavation of an Early Medieval Monastery. By G. Scally, Dublin, Dept of Arts, Heritage and The Gaeltacht, 2015, pp319 - 331, [S. Pavía]Book Chapter, 2015
  • D. O'Looney, S. Pavía, A study of the functionality of hydrated lime as an admixture, Journal of Material Science Research, 4, (1), 2014, p1 - 11Journal Article, 2014, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • A. Costigan; S. Pavía; O. Kinnane, An experimental evaluation of prediction models for the mechanical behaviour of unreinforced, lime-mortar masonry under compression, Journal of Building Engineering, 4, 2015, p283 - 294Journal Article, 2015, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • Aly, M., Pavía, S. , Mechanical and hygric properties of natural hydraulic lime (NHL) mortars with additives, Proceedings of Third Conference on Smart Monitoring, Assessment and Rehabilitation of Civil Structures SMAR , Antalya, 2015, edited by Eds: Alper Ilki, Masoud Motavalli, Pinar Inci and Michele Köhli , 2015, pp101-Conference Paper, 2015, TARA - Full Text
  • Aly, M., Pavía, S., Properties of hydrated lime mortars with pozzolans , III International Congress on Construction and Building Research , Universidad Politécnica de Madrid , December 2015, edited by Escuela Técnica Superior de Edificación. , 2015Conference Paper, 2015, TARA - Full Text
  • R Walker S Pavía , Thermal and hygric properties of insulation materials suitable for historic fabrics., COINVEDI III International Congress on Construction and Building Research , Universidad Politécnica de Madrid , December 2015, edited by Escuela Técnica Superior de Edificación , 2015Conference Paper, 2015, TARA - Full Text
  • Aly, M., Pavía, S, Effect of limestone aggregate on the properties of natural hydraulic lime mortar (NHL 5), CONGRESO EURO - AMERICANO REHABEND 2016 Patología de la Construcción, Tecnología de la Rehabilitación y Gestión del Patrimonio , Burgos, 2016, edited by E.T.S. de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos de Santander , 2016Conference Paper, 2016, TARA - Full Text
  • McPadden, J Pavía, S , An assessment of raw materials for earth construction in Co. Offaly, Ireland., Congreso Euro - Americano Rehabend 2016 Patología de la Construcción, Tecnología de la Rehabilitación y Gestión del Patrimonio, Burgos, 2016, edited by E.T.S. de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos de Santander , 2016Conference Paper, 2016, TARA - Full Text
  • R. Walker S. Pavía, M. Dalton, Measurement of moisture content in solid brick walls using timber dowel, Materials and Structures, 2015Journal Article, 2015, URL
  • R Walker, S Pavía, Thermal performance of a selection of insulation materials suitable for historic buildings, Building and Environment , 94, 2015, p155 - 165Journal Article, 2015, URL
  • E C O Shea, S Pavia, M Dyer, G Craddock, N Murphy, Measuring the design of empathetic buildings: a review of universal design evaluation methods, Disability and Rehabilitation Assistive Technology, 11, (1), 2016, p13 - 21Journal Article, 2016, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • M Aly and S Pavía , Compatibility test to find a mortar repair for Portland Limestone , 4th Historic Mortars Conference - HMC 2016, Santorini, Greece, October, 2016, edited by Papayani, Stefanidou et al. , 2016Conference Paper, 2016, TARA - Full Text
  • R Walker S Pavía, Monitoring moisture in a historic brick wall following the application of internal thermal insulation, Civil Engineering research Ireland-CERI, Galway, Ireland, August 2016, edited by Goggins et al. , 2016Conference Paper, 2016, TARA - Full Text
  • O'Flanagan S, Pavía S. , A study of the construction and building materials of Howth Harbour, Co. Dublin. , Civil Engineering Research in Ireland 2016 (CERI2016) ., the National University of Ireland Galway , 29-30 August, 2016, edited by Goggins et al. , 2016Conference Paper, 2016, TARA - Full Text
  • R Walker, S Pavía , Improving The Air Tightness Of An Early 20th Century House, Journal of Multidisciplinary Engineering Science Studies (JMESS) , 2, (3), 2016, p312 - 321Journal Article, 2016
  • R Walker and S Pavía, Performance of a range of thermal insulations in a historic building, Engineers Journal. Engineers Ireland, 03/22/27715/, 2016Journal Article, 2016
  • S Pavía and M Aly , Influence of aggregate and supplementary cementitious materials on the properties of hydrated lime (CL90s) mortars , Materiales de Construcción, 66, (324), 2016Journal Article, 2016, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • O Kinnane, A Reilly, J Grimes, S Pavía, R Walker, Acoustic absorption of hemp-lime construction , Construction and Building Materials, 122, 2016, p674 - 682Journal Article, 2016, URL
  • C Niyigena, S Amziane, A Chateauneuf, L Arnaud, L Bessette, F Collet, C Lanos, G Escadeillas, M Lawrence, C Magniont, S Marceau, S Pavia, U Peter, V Picandet, M Sonebi, P Walker , Variability of the mechanical properties of hemp concrete, Materials Today Communications, 7, 2016, p122 - 133Journal Article, 2016, URL
  • R. Lima Figueiredo and S. Pavía, Pozzolanic properties of incinerator bottom ashes and their effect in lime pastes, PROHITECH '17 3rd International Conference on Protection of Historical Constructions, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal, July 12-15th 2017, Instituto Superior Técnico, UL , 2017Conference Paper, 2017, TARA - Full Text
  • R. Lima Figueiredo and S. Pavía, Pozzolanic properties of bottom ash and fly ash from a waste incinerator plant, COINVEDI, IV International Congress on Construction and Building Research, Universidad de La Laguna. Tenerife, December 2017, edited by Escuela Politécnica Superior de Ingeniería y Arquitectura , 2017Conference Paper, 2017, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Gutiérrez-González, S. Pavía, P. Campos, J. Gadea, E. Garzón, Design and properties of phyllite clay-cement mortars, COINVEDI, IV International Congress on Construction and Building Research, Universidad de La Laguna. Tenerife, December 2017, edited by Escuela Politécnica Superior de Ingeniería y Arquitectura , 2017Conference Paper, 2017, TARA - Full Text
  • M. Aly and S. Pavía, Repair and Conservation of the Four Courts Dome, CERI 2018 Civil Engineering Research Association of Ireland, May 2018 , edited by Pakrashi V. and Keenahan J. , 2018, pp812 - 816Conference Paper, 2018, TARA - Full Text
  • R. Lima Figueiredo and S. Pavía , Activity of fly ashes from waste incinerators and sugar industries on lime mortars and pastes, 7th Euro-American Congress on Construction Pathology, Rehabilitation Technology and Heritage Management, Cáceres, Spain, May 2018 , edited by University of Cantabria- Building Technology Group (GTED-UC) and University of Extremadura , 2018, pp1422 - 1433Conference Paper, 2018, TARA - Full Text
  • R. Walker, S. Pavía, Thermal and moisture monitoring of an internally insulated historic brick wall, Building and Environment, (133), 2018, p178 - 186Journal Article, 2018, URL
  • R Walker and S Pavia, An investigation of draught reduction measures and their impact on building air quality, Engineers Journal. Engineers Ireland, 2018Journal Article, 2018, TARA - Full Text
  • Pavía, S., Effect of testing variables (Method of production), RILEM State-of-the-Art Reports In: Amziane S., Collet F. (eds) Bio-aggregates Based Building Materials. Springer, Dordrecht, 23, 2017, p189-201Journal Article, 2017
  • Rosanne Walker, Sara Pavía, Propiedades térmicas e hídricas de materiales aislantes apropiadas para fábricas históricas = Thermal and hygric properties of insulation materials suitable for historic fabrics, Anales de Edificación, 2, (2), 2016, p1Journal Article, 2016
  • Declan O`Looney, Sara Pavía, A Study of the Functionality of Hydrated Lime as an Admixture, Journal of Materials Science Research, 4, (1), 2014Journal Article, 2014
  • Maurice Murphy, Sara Pavia, Eugene McGovern, Correlation of Laser-Scan Surveys of Irish Classical Architecture with Historic Documentation from Architectural Pattern Books, Architecture and Mathematics from Antiquity to the Future, 2014, p541--550Journal Article, 2014
  • Pavía, S., The determination of brick provenance and technology using analytical techniques from the physical sciences, Archaeometry, 48, (2), 2006, p201-218Journal Article, 2006
  • Grimes, J., Walker, R., Pavia, S., Kinnane, O., In situ measurement of the sound absorption characteristics of existing building fabrics, Proceedings of the Institute of Acoustics, 35, (PART 2), 2013, p280-288Journal Article, 2013
  • Murphy, M., McGovern, E., Pavia, S., Historic building information modelling - Adding intelligence to laser and image based surveys, International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences - ISPRS Archives, 38, (5W16), 2011, p1-7Journal Article, 2011
  • Pavía, S., Condren, E., Study of the durability of OPC versus GGBS concrete on exposure to silage effluent, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 20, (4), 2008, p313-320Journal Article, 2008
  • Pavía, S., Caro, S., Pétrographie microscope investigation of mortar and ceramic technologies for the conservation of the built heritage, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, 6618, 2007Journal Article, 2007
  • Félix Pérez Lorente, Sara Pavía Santamaría, Carlos Pereda Olasolo, Los conglomerados sueltos terciarios del borde norte de la Sierra de Cameros, Cuadernos de Investigación Geográfica, 15, (0), 1989, p67Journal Article, 1989
  • Ken Follett, Sara Pavia, Jason Bolton, Stone, Brick and Mortar: Historical Use, Decay and Conservation of Building Materials in Ireland, APT Bulletin, 32, (2/3), 2001, p78Journal Article, 2001
  • , Pr"ctica de conservaci"n: Estudio previo y restauraci"n. Portada de la Iglesia de San Bartolom" (Logro"o), 1997Journal Article, 1997
  • R. Walker and S. Pavía , Effectiveness of draught reduction measures at improving building air-tightness, CERI 2018 Civil Engineering Research Association of Ireland , edited by Pakrashi V. and Keenahan J. Eds , 2018, pp871 - 876Conference Paper, 2018
  • Portland cement-lime mortars for conservation in, editor(s)Hughes, J., Válek, J., & Groot, C. J. W. P. , Historic Mortars: Advances in Research and Practical Conservation, Springer, 2019, pp129 - 142, [S. Pavía and O. Brennan ]Book Chapter, 2019
  • Walker R and Pavia S, Effectiveness of draught reduction measures at improving building air-tightness, CERI 2018 Civil Engineering Research Association of Ireland , edited by Pakrashi V. and Keenahan J. , 2018, pp871 - 876Conference Paper, 2018, TARA - Full Text
  • J. Tinsley and S. Pavía , Thermal performance and fitness of glacial till for Rammed Earth construction, Journal of Building Engineering, 24, 2019Journal Article, 2019, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • J. McGinn, S. Pavia, O. Kinnane , Application off Hemp-Lime Renders to Improve Insulation of Walls , ICBBM2019 - 3rd International Conference on Bio-Based Building Materials, Belfast UK, June, edited by RILEM , 2019Conference Paper, 2019, TARA - Full Text
  • M. Aly and S. Pavía, Limestone-filled, hydraulic-lime mortars for historic and traditional fabrics. , 5th Historic Mortars Conference, PRO 130. RILEM., Pamplona, June, edited by J I Alvarez, Univ. de Navarra , 2019Conference Paper, 2019, TARA - Full Text
  • O. Alelweet and S. Pavia , An evaluation of the feasibility of industrial wastes and natural materials, as precursors, for the production of alkali activated materials (AAMs), ICNMTA 2019: XIII Int. Conf. on Civil, Structural and Construction Engineering, Barcelona, Dec. 16-17, 2019Conference Paper, 2019, TARA - Full Text
  • G. Kaur and S. Pavía, Recycling plastic waste in cement composites for construction. Engineers Ireland Journal. http://www.engineersjournal.ie/2019/04/23/recycling-plastic-waste-in-cement-composites-an-analysis/, Engineers Journal of Engineers Ireland, 2019Journal Article, 2019, TARA - Full Text
  • A.Reilly, O.Kinnane, F.J.Lesage, G.McGranaghan, S.Pavía, R.Walker, R.O'Hegarty, A.J.Robinson. , The thermal diffusivity of hemplime, and a method of direct measurement. Construction and Building Materials, Construction and Building Materials, 212, 2019, p707 - 715Journal Article, 2019, URL
  • S. Pavía and M. Aly, Sustainable, Hydraulic-Lime-Limestone Binders for Construction, Advances in Civil Engineering Materials, 8, (3), 2019, p235 - 254Journal Article, 2019, URL
  • O. Alelweet and S. Pavia , An Evaluation of the Feasibility of Several Industrial Wastes and Natural Materials, as Precursors, for the Production of Alkali Activated Materials, International Journal of Civil and Environmental Engineering , 13, (12), 2019, p741 - 748Journal Article, 2019, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • Influence of the Mechanical Properties of Lime Mortar on the Strength of Brick Masonry A., Pavía S. (2012) Influence of the Mechanical Properties of Lime Mortar on the Strength of Brick Masonry. In: Válek J., Hughes J., Groot C. (eds) Historic Mortars. RILEM Bookseries, vol 7. 359-372 Springer, Dordrecht. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-4635-0_28 in, editor(s)Válek J., Hughes J., Groot C. , Historic Mortars. RILEM Bookseries, Springer, Dordrecht, 2012, pp359 - 372, [A. Costigan and S. Pavía]Book Chapter, 2012, URL
  • Effect of Testing Variables (Method of Production) in, editor(s)Amziane, S and Collet, F , Bio-aggregates Based Building Materials. State-of-the-Art Report of the RILEM Technical Committee 236-BBM , Springer, Dordrecht, 2017, pp189 - 201, [S. Pavia]Book Chapter, 2017, URL
  • G. Kaur and S. Pavia, Physical properties and microstructure of plastic aggregate mortars made with acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS), polycarbonate (PC), polyoxymethylene (POM) and ABS/PC blend waste, Journal of Building Engineering, 31, (101341), 2020Journal Article, 2020, URL
  • M. Murphy, S. Pavía, J. Cahill, S. Lenihan, A. Corns, An initial design framework for Virtual Historic Dublin. , The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, XLII-2/W11, 2019Journal Article, 2019, URL
  • H. Schiffner et al, Building lime - Part 2: Test methods - SS-EN 459-2:2010, 2009, -Standard, 2009
  • Correlation of Laser-Scan Surveys of Irish Classical Architecture with Historic Documentation from Architectural Pattern Books in, editor(s)Williams K., Ostwald M. , Architecture and Mathematics from Antiquity to the Future, Birkhäuser, Cham, 2015, [Murphy M., Pavia S., McGovern E. ]Book Chapter, 2015, URL
  • O. Alelweet and S. Pavia, Potential of a low-calcium fly ash (FA) for the production of alkali-activated materials, Civil Engineering Research in Ireland (CERI) Conference, Cork Institute of Technology , 27- 28th August 2020, edited by Ruane and Vesna Jaksic , 2020Conference Paper, 2020, TARA - Full Text
  • R. Lima Figueiredo and S. Pavia, A study of the parameters that determine the reactivity of sugarcane bagasse ashes (SCBA) for use as a binder in construction, SN Applied Sciences, 2, (1515), 2020Journal Article, 2020, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • D. Muheise-Araalia and S. Pavia, Properties of unfired, illitic-clay bricks for sustainable construction, Construction and Building Materials, 268, (121118), 2021Journal Article, 2021, URL
  • G. Kaur and S. Pavia , Durability of Mortars Made with Recycled Plastic Aggregates: Resistance to Frost Action, Salt Crystallization, and Cyclic Thermal-Moisture Variations, ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 33, (2), 2021Journal Article, 2021, URL
  • T. Dickson and S. Pavia, Energy performance, environmental impact and cost of a range of insulation materials, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 140, (110752), 2021Journal Article, 2021, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • G. Kaur and S Pavia, Chemically treated plastic aggregates for eco‑friendly cement mortars , Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management, 2021Journal Article, 2021, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavia, Origin and technology of the Georgian brick at Fade Mansion, Dublin, built c. 1728, Cadernos do Arquivo Municipal C Â M A R A M U N I C I P A L DE L I S B O A , 2ª Série , (16), 2021, p47 - 62Journal Article, 2021, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • Alelweet O. and Pavia S., Fitness of a high-calcium slag for the production of alkali activated materials. , CEES 2021 - International Conference on Construction, Energy, Environment and Sustainability. , Coimbra, Portugal, 12-15 October 2021, edited by Itecons - Instituto de Investigação e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico para a Construção, Energia, Ambiente e Sustentabilidade , ISBN: 978-989-54499-1-0, 2021Conference Paper, 2021
  • Alelweet O. and Pavia S., Fitness of a high-calcium slag for the production of alkali activated materials. , CEES 2021 - International Conference on Construction, Energy, Environment and Sustainability. , Coimbra, Portugal, 12-15 October 2021, edited by Itecons - Instituto de Investigação e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico para a Construção, Energia, Ambiente e Sustentabilidade , ISBN: 978-989-54499-1-0, 2021Conference Paper, 2021, TARA - Full Text
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  • O. Alelweet, S. Pavia , Long-Term Durability and Mechanical Performance of Alkali-Activated, Slag Cements. , Global Summit on Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering (GSCAEE2021), Barcelona, July 19-21, 2021Conference Paper, 2021, TARA - Full Text
  • Alelweet O. and Pavia S., 'Book cover: Recent Progress in Materials.Durability of alkali-activated materials made with a high-calcium, basic slag', LIDSEN Publishing Inc., 2021, -Broadcast, 2021
  • Alelweet O. and Pavia S., Durability of Alkali-Activated Materials Made with a High-Calcium, Basic Slag, Recent Progress in Materials , 3, (4), 2021, p19 - 45Journal Article, 2021, TARA - Full Text
  • Alelweet O. and Pavia S., Durability of Alkali-Activated Materials Made with a High-Calcium, Basic Slag, Recent Progress in Materials , 3, (4), 2021, p19 - 45Journal Article, 2021
  • Alelweet O, Pavia S, Lei Z, Pozzolanic and Cementing Activity of Raw and Pyro-Processed Saudi Arabian Red Mud (RM) Waste, Recent Progress in Materials , 3, (4), 2021, p139 - 164Journal Article, 2021, TARA - Full Text
  • Alelweet O. and Pavia S., Pozzolanic and hydraulic activity of bauxite for binder production, Journal of Building Engineering, 51, (104186), 2022Journal Article, 2022, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • Muheise-Araalia D. and Pavia S. , Significance: Properties of unfired, illitic-clay bricks for sustainable construction, Advances in Engineering, 2021Journal Article, 2021, TARA - Full Text
  • Virtual Historic Centers: Digital Representation of Archaeological Heritage in, editor(s)S. D'Amico, V. Venuti , Handbook of Cultural Heritage Analysis Chapter 51, Switzerland, Springer Nature, 2022, [M. Murphy, S. Fai, L. Chow, E. Meegan, S. Scandurra, S. Pavia, A. Corns, J. Cahill ]Book Chapter, 2022, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • O. Alelweet, S. Pavia , A comparative study of the environmental impact of alkali activated and traditional materials., Civil Eng. Research Ireland, Dublin, 2022, edited by Holmes, De Paor, West , 2022, pp613 - 618Conference Paper, 2022, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • J. Craig, S. Pavia , The mortars of Coliemore harbour: comparison with other 19th century mortars of harbours and fortifications in Dublin Bay, C O N F. I N T. S U R L A C H A U X (CIC-2023) , Université Cadi Ayyad, Faculté des Sciences Semlalia, Marrakech, 01 - 03 mars 2023, edited by Ibnoussina , 2023Conference Paper, 2023, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavia , Medieval lime-gypsum mortars in Ireland, C O N F. I N T. S U R L A C H A U X (CIC-2023) , Université Cadi Ayyad, Faculté des Sciences Semlalia, Marrakech, 01 - 03 mars 2023, edited by Ibnoussina , 2023Conference Paper, 2023, TARA - Full Text
  • Z. Lei, S. Pavia , Effect of the early dissolution of Al-phases in reactive industrial wastes, on the setting times and rheology of sustainable binders, Civil Eng. Research Ireland, Dublin, 2022, edited by Holmes, De Paor, West , 2022, pp34 - 38Conference Paper, 2022, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • Z. Lei, S. Pavia , Reactivity of raw, pyroprocessed and GGBS-blended alum sludge (AS) waste for sustainable cement production, Journal of Building Engineering, 65, (105787), 2023Journal Article, 2023, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavia, R. Veiga, J. Hughes, G. Pesce, J. Valek, J.I Alvarez, P. Faria, A. Padovnik, RILEM TC 277-LHS report: How hot are hot-lime-mixed mortars? A review, Materials and Structures, 2023, p56 - 87Journal Article, 2023, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • O. Alelweet, S. Pavia , Suitability of a high-calcium slag for alkali activation, and strength and microstructure of the resultant materials., 1st International Conference on Environmental Science & Green Energy, Clichy, Paris, October 24-26 , 2022, edited by G Edwards , 2022Conference Paper, 2022, TARA - Full Text
  • Z. Wang and S. Pavia , Hot-lime-mixed hemp concretes, 5th International Conference on Bio-Based Building Materials, ICBBM-2023, Vienna - Austria, 21-23 June 2023, edited by Amziane and Merta , 2023, pp1 - 10Conference Paper, 2023, TARA - Full Text
  • O. Alelweet, S. Pavia , Properties of Alkali Activated Materials made with bauxite refining residue (red mud-RM) and blends of RM with fly ash (FA), Proceedings of the 2nd Int. Conf. Construction, Energy, Environment and Sustainability - CEES 2023., Madeira, June 2023, edited by Itecons - Instituto de Investigação e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico para a Construção, Energia, Ambiente e Sustentabilidade , ISBN: 978-989-54499-3-4, 2023Conference Paper, 2023, TARA - Full Text
  • Z. Lei, S. Pavia , Appraisal of Alum Sludge Waste for Low-Carbon, Calcium Aluminate Cement Production, Proceedings of the 2nd Int. Conf. Construction, Energy, Environment and Sustainability - CEES 2023, Madeira, June 2023, edited by Itecons - Instituto de Investigação e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico para a Construção, Energia, Ambiente e Sustentabilidade , ISBN: 978-989-54499-3-4, 2023Conference Paper, 2023, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • Hot-lime-mixed hemp concretes in, editor(s)Amziane, Merta and Page , Bio-based building materials, Springer, 2023, pp185 - 197, [Z. Wang and S. Pavia ]Book Chapter, 2023, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavia, R. Goodhue, O. Alelweet , Alkali fusion of bauxite refining residue (red mud-RM) to produce low carbon cements, SN Applied Sciences, 5, (216), 2023Journal Article, 2023, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • Z. Lei and S. Pavia , Potential of spent fluid cracking catalyst (FCC) waste for low-carbon cement production, Cement, 14, 2023Journal Article, 2023, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • Z. Lei and S. Pavia , Potential of spent fluid cracking catalyst (FCC) waste for low-carbon cement production. Effect of treatments to enhance reactivity, Cement , 14, (100081), 2023Journal Article, 2023, URL
  • S. Pavía and G. Lynch, The Characteristics and Properties of Rubbing Bricks used for Gauged Brickwork. Part II, The Journal of Architectural Conservation, 9, (2), 2003, p7 - 21Journal Article, 2003, TARA - Full Text
  • G. Lynch and S. Pavía, The Characteristics and Properties of Rubbing Bricks used for Gauged Brickwork. Part I, The Journal of Architectural Conservation, 9, (1), 2003, p7 - 22Journal Article, 2003
  • S. Pavía, Design of quality, durable mortar for the conservation of historic masonry fabrics, Proceedings of the 6th International Congress: Repair and Renovation of Concrete Structures, Global Construction: Ultimate Concrete Opportunities, Dundee, Scotland, July 2005, edited by R.K. Dhir, M.R. Jones and L. Zheng , Thomas Telford, London, 2005, pp469 - 476Conference Paper, 2005, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavía, B. Fitzgerald and R. Howard, Evaluation of properties of magnesian lime mortar, Structural Studies, Repair and Maintenance of Heritage Architecture IX., Structural Studies, Repair and Maintenance of Heritage Architecture IX., edited by C.A. Brebbia and A. Torpiano , 83, WIT Press, 2005, pp375 - 384Conference Paper, 2005, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavía, B. Fitzgerald and E. Treacy, An assessment of lime mortars for masonry repair, Concrete Research in Ireland Colloquium, Dublin, December, 2005, University College Dublin, 2006, pp101 - 108Conference Paper, 2006, TARA - Full Text
  • M. Murphy and S. Pavía, Recording historic methods of construction, Heritage of Technology, Gdansk Outlook 4, Heritage of Technology, Gdansk Outlook 4, Gdansk, Poland, May 4-7, edited by Edmund Wittbrodt and Waldemar Affelt , 1, 2005, pp223 - 230Conference Paper, 2005
  • M Murphy, E. McGovern, R. Olwill, S. Pavía, Identification of historic methods of construction using digital photogrammetry and laser scanning, CIPA 2005, XX International Symposium Torino, International Cooperation to Save the World"s Cultural Heritage, Torino, 27 Sept-1Oct, 2005, pp466 - 470Conference Paper, 2005
  • Pavía, M. Murphy and P. Kissane, Using scan and photogrametric data to detect decay and damage to historic structures, Eastern Analytical Symposium. Geomatics for Heritage Conservation, New Jersey, November, 2005, pp40Conference Paper, 2005
  • Pavía S. and Bolton J., Stone Monuments Decay Study 2000: Assessment of the degree of erosion and degradation of a sample of stone monuments in the Republic of Ireland, Kilkenny, The Heritage Council, 2001Book, 2001
  • Pavía S. and Bolton J., Stone, Brick and Mortar., Bray, Wordwell Publications, 2000, 296 p., 177 col.. il.ppBook, 2000
  • Caro Calatayud S., Pavía Santamaría S. y Gonzalez Palomo L., Práctica de conservación: Estudio previo y restauración. Portada de la Iglesia de San Bartolomé (Logroño), Logroño, COATTR, 1997, 150ppBook, 1997
  • Pavía Santamaría, S., Material de construcción antiguo de Logroño y La Rioja Alta: petrografía, propiedades físicas, geología y alteración. Ciencias de la Tierra nº 17. Gobierno de La Rioja., Logroño, Instituto de Estudios Riojanos, 1994, 247ppBook, 1994
  • S. Pavía, J. Bolton, G. Walker, P. MacMahon, T. Dunphy, The Brick in Portumna Castle, County Galway, Ireland, British Brick Society Bulletin, 80, 2000, p5 - 10Journal Article, 2000
  • J. Bolton and S. Pavía, Oldcourt Castle, Co. Wicklow , Archaeology Ireland, 13, (2), 1999, p15 - 18Journal Article, 1999
  • S. Caro Calatayud y S. Pavía Santamaría, Alteracion y conservacion de los yacimientos de huellas de dinosaurio de La Rioja, "La Virgen del Campo" (Enciso) y "La Era del Peladillo"(Igea). Zubia, 1998, p1999 - 223Journal Article, 1998
  • S. Pavía Santamaría and J.R. Bolton, Laboratory studies on the interaction between bedding/pointing mortar and building stones, International Journal for Restoration of Buildings and Monuments, 3, (3), 1997, p253 - 268Journal Article, 1997
  • S. Pavía Santamaría y S. Caro Calatayud, Behaviour of stone conservation treatments on fractured specimens filled with resins, International Journal for Restoration of Buildings and Monuments, 3, (2), 1997, p137 - 150Journal Article, 1997
  • S. Pavía Santamaría y J.R. Bolton, The susceptibility of Historic Brick Masonry to Decay, The Journal of Architectural Conservation, 3, (2), 1997, p58 - 67Journal Article, 1997
  • Pavía Santamaría S., O'Brien P.and Cooper T.P., Evaluation of cleaning methods for granite based on petrographic examination, Materials and Structures, 29, (187), 1995, p185 - 189Journal Article, 1995
  • O'Brien P.F., Bell E., Pavía Santamaría S., Boyland P. and Cooper T.P., Role of mortars in the decay of granite, Science of the Total Environment, 167, 1995, p103 - 110Journal Article, 1995
  • S. Caro, S. Pavía, F. Perez-Lorente, M. Romero, Restoration and conservation of dinosaur footprint outcrops in La Rioja, Spain: A methodology, "Quarry, Laboratory, Monument" Int. Congress, Pavia, September , 2000Conference Paper, 2000
  • S. Pavía and S. Caro, A contribution to the Study of Mineral Coatings on Monumental Stone, Vth International Symposium on the Conservation of Monuments in the Mediterranean Basin, Sevilla, April, 2000Conference Paper, 2000
  • S. Pavía, A comparative study of Mediaeval Irish clay brick, Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland, Clay Minerals Group Spring Meeting, Trinity College Dublin, 1999Conference Paper, 1999
  • S. Pavía, A study of 17th century Irish clay brick, Mineralogy of Ceramics: ancient and modern, Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland. Applied Mineralogy Group Meeting. London, 1999Conference Paper, 1999
  • S. Pavía Santamaría, J.McDermott y T.P. Cooper, Removal of Hematization stains from granite, International Symposium on the Conservation of Monuments in the Mediterranean Basin, Rhodes, 1997Conference Paper, 1997
  • S. Pavía Santamaría, S. Caro Calatayud and T. P. Cooper, Contribution to the study of the 'patina' on monumental stone (patina on calcareous sandstone from La Rioja, Northern Spain), II International Symposium: The Oxalate Films in the Conservation of Works of Art, Milano, Italy, 1996Conference Paper, 1996
  • S. Pavía Santamaría and T. P. Cooper, Methods for determining the performance of brick and the quality of the raw material used for its fabrication, 7th International Conference on the Durability of Building Materials and Components, Stockholm, Sweden, 1996Conference Paper, 1996
  • S. Pavía Santamaría, T. P. Cooper and S. Caro Calatayud, Characterization and decay of monumental sandstone in La Rioja, Northern Spain, Proceedings of SWAPNET'95 (Stone Weathering and Atmospheric Pollution Network), Belfast, 1996Conference Paper, 1996
  • S. Pavía Santamaría, P. O'Brien, T.P. Cooper, Petrographic examinations on cleaning methods for granite, Proceedings of the EC Environmental Research Workshop 'Degradation and Conservation of Granite Rocks in Monuments, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, November, edited by B. Silva & J. Delgado Rodriguez , 1994Conference Paper, 1994
  • S. Pavía Santamaría, S. Caro Calatayud, F. Perez-Lorente, A. Duffy, More about gypsum crusts on historic buildings (gypsum crusts on calcareous sandstone from La Rioja, Northern Spain), Proceedings 'III Symposium on the Conservation of Monuments in the Mediterranean Basin, Venize, edited by V.Fassina, H.Ott and F. Zezza , 1994Conference Paper, 1994
  • Pavia, S. and Roundtree, S., An Investigation into Irish historical ceramics: the brick of Arch Hall, Wilkinstown, Co. Meath, Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 105C, (6), 2005, p221 - 242Journal Article, 2005, TARA - Full Text
  • Pavia, S. and Caro, S., Aplicaciones del estudio petrografico de morteros en la conservacion del patrimonio: Morteros de La Rioja, Tierra y Tecnologia, 28, 2006, p56 - 62Journal Article, 2006
  • Hanley R. and Pavía S. , A study of the workability of natural hydraulic lime mortars and its influence on strength, Materials and Structures, 41, (2), 2008, p373 - 381Journal Article, 2008, URL
  • Condren E. and Pavía S, A comparative study of the moisture transfer properties and durability of PC and GGBS mortars, International Conference on Concrete Platform, Queen's University, Belfast, 2007, edited by Eds M.I. Russell and P.A.Muhammed Basheer , 2007, pp468 - 478Conference Paper, 2007, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavía, Repair mortars for masonry bridges, 3rd National Symposium. On Bridge and Infrastructure Research in Ireland, 2006, edited by Ni Nuallain, N.A., O'Connor, A. and Gavin, K. , 2006, pp183 - 190Conference Paper, 2006, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavía , Lime mortars for masonry repair: Analytical science and laboratory testing versus practical experience, Proceedings of International Seminar Theory and Practice in Conservation- a tribute to Cesare Brandi, Laboratorio Nacional de Engenharia Civil, Lisboa, 2006, edited by J. Delgado Rodrigues ans J. M. Mimoso , 2006, pp493 - 500Conference Paper, 2006, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavía and E. Treacy, A comparative study of the durability and behaviour of fat lime and feebly-hydraulic lime mortars, Materials and Structures, 39, 2006, p359 - 365Journal Article, 2006, URL
  • S. Pavía and B. Toomey, Influence of the aggregate quality on the physical properties of natural feebly-hydraulic lime mortars., Materials and Structures, 41, 2008, p559 - 569Journal Article, 2008, DOI , URL
  • S. Pavía and E. Condren , A study of the durability of OPC vs. GGBS concrete on exposure to silage effluent, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 20, (4), 2008, p313 - 320Journal Article, 2008, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavia and S. Caro , Petrographic microscope investigation of mortar and ceramic technologies for the conservation of the built heritage., Proc. SPIE Vol. 6618, Optics for Arts, Architecture, and Archaeology , Munich, July 2007, 2007Conference Paper, 2007
  • S. Pavía and S. Caro , An investigation of Roman mortar technology through the petrographic analysis of archaeological material, Construction and Building Materials., 22, (8), 2008, p1807 - 1811Journal Article, 2008, DOI , URL
  • M. Murphy, S. Pavía and E. McGovern , Parametric vector modelling of laser and image surveys of 17th century classical architecture in Dublin. , VAST- 8th Int. Symp. on Virtual Reality, Archaeology and Cultural Heritage, Graz, Austria., Nov 2007, edited by D. Arnold, F. Niccolucci, A. Chalmers , 2007Conference Paper, 2007
  • S. Pavia , Salt Weathering on Buildings and Stone Sculptures., SWBSS 1st Int. Conf. Salt Weathering of Buildings and Stone Sculptures, Denmark, September 2008, edited by Sulfation of a decrepit Portland cement mortar and its adjacent masonry.Technical University of Denmark, Copenhagen. , 2008Conference Paper, 2008, TARA - Full Text
  • Pavia S,, A petrographic study of mortar hydraulicity., HMC08, Historical Mortars Conference: Characterization, Diagnosis, Conservation, Repair and Compatibility. , Lisbon, September 2008, edited by Veiga et al. LNEC, Laboratorio General Engenharia Civil, Lisbon. , 2008Conference Paper, 2008, TARA - Full Text
  • Murphy, M, Pavia S, McGovern E, , Correlation of laser-scan surveys of Irish classical architecture with historic documentation from architectural pattern books, Nexus VII: Architecture and Mathematics, 7th Int. Conf. , San Diego, CA. , June 2008. , edited by K. Williams, M. Zack, and S. Duvernoy , 2008, pp23-32Conference Paper, 2008, TARA - Full Text
  • P. Kissane, S. Pavía. , Weathering and consolidation trials on sandstones used in Irish Monuments. , 1st International Conference on Construction Heritage in Coastal and Marine Environments, Lisbon, Jan 2008, , LNEC, Laboratorio Nacional de Engenharia Civil, Lisbon , 2008Conference Paper, 2008, TARA - Full Text
  • , 7th Int. Symp. on Virtual Reality, Archaeology and Cultural Heritage, VAST, November 2006, edited by Murphy, M, McGovern E, Pavia S, The Processing of Laser Scan Data for the Analysis of Historic Structures in Ireland. M. Ioannides, D. Arnold, F. Niccolucci, K. Mania (Eds) , Epoch , 2006, pp135 - 139Conference Paper, 2006
  • S. Pavía and S. Caro , Origin of films on monumental stone, Studies in Conservation, 51, 2006, p177 - 188Journal Article, 2006, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavía , Determination of brick provenance and technology using analytical techniques from the physical sciences, Archaeometry, 48, (2), 2006, p201 - 218Journal Article, 2006, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavía, A petrographic study of the technology of hydraulic mortars at masonry bridges, harbours and mill ponds., Concrete Research and Bridge Infrastructure Symp., Galway, December 2008, edited by Cannon E., West, R. and Fanning P. , Galileo Editions, 2008, pp253 - 264Conference Paper, 2008, TARA - Full Text
  • L Chever, S Pavia, R Howard, Physical properties of magnesian lime mortars, Materials and Structures, 43, (1), 2010, p283 - 293Journal Article, 2010, DOI , URL , TARA - Full Text
  • S Pavia, D Regan, Influence of cement kiln dust on the physical properties of calcium lime mortars., Materials and Structures, 43, (3 ), 2010, p381 - 392Journal Article, 2010, URL
  • K. Cosgrove and S. Pavía, Mechanical and fluid transfer properties of some lime and Portland cement mortars., PROHITEC 09, Rome, July 2009, edited by F. Mazzolani , Taylor and Francis Group, London., 2009, pp1603 - 1607Conference Paper, 2009, TARA - Full Text
  • A. Costigan and S. Pavía, , A comparative study of the compressive, flexural and bond strength of brick masonry., PROHITEC 09 , Rome, 2009, edited by F. Mazzolani , Taylor and Francis Group, London, 2009, pp1609 - 1615Conference Paper, 2009, TARA - Full Text
  • M Murphy, E. McGovern, S. Pavia, Historic building information modelling (HBIM)., Structural Survey, 27, (4), 2009, p311 - 327Journal Article, 2009, URL
  • S. Pavía, R. Hanley, Flexural bond strength of natural hydraulic lime mortar and clay brick. , Materials and Structures, 43 , (7), 2010, p913 - 926Journal Article, 2010, DOI , URL , TARA - Full Text
  • R. Walker, S. Pavía, F. Murphy , An assessment of some physical properties of lime-hemp concrete, BCRI Bridge Infrastructure Concrete Research Ireland., University College Cork, edited by Ní Nualláin, Walsh, West, Cannon, Caprani, McCabe , 2010, pp431 - 438Conference Paper, 2010, TARA - Full Text
  • A. Costigan and S. Pavía , Influence of mortar water content and workability on the mechanical behaviour of lime mortar masonry, BCRI Bridge Infrastructure Concrete Research Ireland, University College Cork, September 2010 , edited by Ní Nualláin, Walsh, West, Cannon, Caprani, McCabe , 2010, pp449 - 456Conference Paper, 2010, TARA - Full Text
  • A. Costigan and S. Pavía , Influence of the hydraulic strength of mortar on the mechanical behaviour of lime mortar masonry. , HMC 2010., Prague, Sept 2010 , edited by Inst of theoretical and applied mechanics. RILEM. , 2010Conference Paper, 2010
  • A. Costigan and S. Pavía , Mechanical properties of clay brick masonry bound with hydraulic limes and hydrated calcium lime. , 8th International Masonry Conference, Dresden, July 2010, edited by W. Jäger, B. Haseltine, A. Fried , 2010, pp903 - 914Conference Paper, 2010, TARA - Full Text
  • R. Walker and S. Pavía , Behaviour and Properties of Lime-Pozzolan Pastes, 8th International Masonry Conference, Dresden, July 2010, edited by W. Jäger, B. Haseltine, A. Fried , 2010, pp353 - 362Conference Paper, 2010, TARA - Full Text
  • G.J. Bennett, K. Kelly, R. Collins, F. Boland, C. McGoldrick, S. Pavia, K. O'Kelly, Implementation of Project Based Learning in a Large Engineering Programme, 3rd International Symposium for Engineering Education (ISEE2010), University College Cork, 30/06-2/07 2010, edited by E. Byrne , 2010, pp214 - 223Conference Paper, 2010, TARA - Full Text
  • R. Walker, S. Pavía, Physical properties and reactivity of pozzolans, and their influence on the properties of lime-pozzolan pastes, Materials and Structures, 44, 2011, p1139-1150Journal Article, 2011, DOI , URL , TARA - Full Text
  • R. Walker and S. Pavía , EFFECT OF POZZOLAN PROPERTIES ON THE PROPERTIES OF BUILDING COMPOSITES, BCRI Bridge Infrastructure Concrete Research, University College Cork, edited by Ní Nualláin, Walsh, West, Cannon, Caprani, McCabe , 2010, pp457 - 468Conference Paper, 2010, TARA - Full Text
  • M.Murphy, E.McGovern, S.Pavia , Historic Building Information Modelling - Adding intelligence to laser and image based surveys of European classical architecture, ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 76, 2013, p89 - 102Journal Article, 2013, DOI
  • A. Chenaux, M. Murphy, E. McGovern, S. Pavia , Combining a virtual learning tool and onsite study visits of four conservation sites in Europe, Journal of Geoinformatics, 6, 2011, p157 - 170Journal Article, 2011
  • R. Walker and S. Pavía, Impact of water retainers in the strength, drying and setting of lime hemp concrete , Bridge and Concrete Research in Ireland (BCRI) , Dublin, September, edited by Caprani & O'Connor , 2012, pp355 - 360Conference Paper, 2012, TARA - Full Text
  • R. Patterson and S. Pavía, Influence of loading rate and specimen geometry on lime mortar strength, Bridge and Concrete Research in Ireland (BCRI) Conference, Dublin, September, edited by Caprani & O'Connor , 2012, pp361 - 365Conference Paper, 2012, TARA - Full Text
  • R. Walker and S. Pavia , Influence of binder on the properties of lime-hemp concrete, 2nd Int. Conf. on Construction and Building Research, Valencia, 2012, edited by Universitat Politècnica de València , 2012Conference Paper, 2012
  • Influence of the mechanical properties of lime mortar on the strength of brick masonry in, editor(s)Jan Valek, John J. Hughes and Caspar J.W.P. Groot , RILEM bookseries Vol. 7. Historic Mortars: Characterisation, Assessment and Repair, Springer New York, 2013, pp359 - 372, [A. Costigan and S. Pavia]Book Chapter, 2013, TARA - Full Text
  • A.Costigan and S. Pavia, Effect of outdoor curing on the strength and stiffness of lime mortar and masonry., Journal of the Building Limes Forum , 20, 2013, p12 - 20Journal Article, 2013, TARA - Full Text
  • R. Walker and S Pavia, Impact of water retainers in lime hemp concrete with pozzolans., Journal of the Building Limes Forum, 20, 2013, p32 - 40Journal Article, 2013, TARA - Full Text
  • S. Pavia and O. Brennan, Portland cement-lime mortars for conservation , 3rd Historic Mortars Conference (HMC13) University of the West of Scotland Glasgow, , Scotland, September 2013, edited by J Hughes , 2013Conference Paper, 2013
  • S. Pavía, R. Walker, P. Veale, A. Wood, Impact of the properties and reactivity of rice husk ash (RHA) on lime mortar properties, ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 26, (9), 2014Journal Article, 2014, URL
  • Influence of the Type of Binder on the Properties of Lime-Hemp Concrete in, editor(s)Llinares-Millán, C., Fernandez-Plazaola, I., Hidalgo-Delgado, F., Martínez-Valenzuela, M.M., Medina-Ramon, F.J., Oliver-Faubel, I., Rodriguez-Abad, I., Salandin, A., Sanchez-Grandia, R., Tort-Ausina, I. , Construction and Building Research part V, Springer, 2014, pp505 - 515, [R. Walker and S. Pavía ]Book Chapter, 2014, URL
  • R. Walker and S. Pavía , Moisture transfer and thermal properties of hemp-lime concretes, Construction and Building Materials, 64, 2014, p270 - 276Journal Article, 2014, URL
  • R. Walker, S. Pavía, R. Mitchell , Mechanical properties and durability of hemp-lime concretes , Construction and Building Materials , 61, 2014, p340 - 348Journal Article, 2014, URL
  • R. Walker, S. Pavía , Effect of Hemp'S Soluble Components on the Physical Properties of Hemp Concrete, Journal of Materials Science Research, 3, (3), 2014, p12 - 33Journal Article, 2014, URL
  • S Pavia, Z Lei, 'A method of producing a composition comprising calcium aluminate', European (EPO) Patent Application, 23181326.2, 2023, 16 March 2024Patent, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • S Pavia Z Lei, 'A binding composition and method for producing the binding composition.', European patent agency, 23215769.3, 2023, 16 March 2024Patent, TARA - Full Text

Research Expertise

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  • Title
    The technology of building defects.
    Summary
    Funding Agency
    Dun-Laoghaire-Rathdown Co Council / TCD.
    Date From
    2004
    Date To
    2006
  • Title
    Noise Abatement Project-NAPS
    Summary
    Research into the acoustic properties of sustainable materials in collaboration with TrinityHaus and the Dept of Mechanical Engineering.
    Funding Agency
    Enterprise Ireland funded Innovation Partnership
    Date From
    2012
    Date To
    2012
  • Title
    Design and evaluation of sustainable, alkali-activated construction materials made with waste.
    Summary
    Funding Agency
    China Scholarship Council (CSC), Ministry of Education, China.
    Date From
    2020
    Date To
    2024
  • Title
    Sustainable construction in Saudi Arabia.
    Summary
    Funding Agency
    Government of Saudi Arabia.
    Date From
    2013
    Date To
    2016
  • Title
    A technical database for Irish quarries- Part I: Analysis of limestone.
    Summary
    A technical database for Irish quarries- Part I: Analysis of limestone.
    Funding Agency
    Office of Public Works
    Date From
    2003
  • Title
    Potential of waste materials as pozzolans and their influence on the quality of building materials
    Summary
    Funding Agency
    Ministério da Ciência e Tecnologia e Inovação MCTI. Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico
    Date From
    2015
    Date To
    2018
  • Title
    Improvement of the quality of lime mortars. Lime mortar masonry project.
    Summary
    Extensive building limes investigation including the influence of mortar composition and properties on the strength and durability of masonry.
    Funding Agency
    Office of Public Works (OPW). Irish Government.
    Date From
    2008
    Date To
    2012
  • Title
    JOIN-RISe
    Summary
    Funding Agency
    EU
    Date From
    Nov 2021
    Date To
    Nov 2024
  • Title
    SUSKIDS "Enabling professionals and families to transfer sustainable knowledge and skills to down syndrome individuals".
    Summary
    Educational program that addresses the lack of specific learning and teaching material for people with Down Syndrome. The project develops adapted learning and teaching materials on environmental subjects and sustainable construction to contribute to the education, employability and social inclusion of people with DS. It will produce courses compliant with the European Framework of Qualifications and electronic teaching-learning resources which will be made available to educational institutions, teachers, professional and associations involved with learning disabilities.
    Funding Agency
    EU
    Date From
    2018
    Date To
    2023
  • Title
    Properties and durability of recycled-plastic composites made with acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene-ABS-, polycarbonate-PC-, ABS-PC alloy and polyoxymethylene -POM.
    Summary
    The project studies the properties and durability of cement materials made with plastic-waste aggregates in an effort to increase plastic recycling and the sustainability of construction.
    Funding Agency
    The Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala, India.
    Date From
    2017
    Date To
    2018
  • Title
    Quarrying the Past: Petrographic analysis of Dublin's Medieval building stone.
    Summary
    Funding Agency
    Royal Irish Academy
    Date From
    2020
  • Title
    Equipment grant award
    Summary
    Purchase of testing equipment
    Funding Agency
    TCD and Private companies
    Date From
    2005
    Date To
    2007
  • Title
    Virtual Historic Dublin City.
    Summary
    The project integrates information from different scales, sources and disciplines to develop a single, coherent 3D model of a selection of historic buildings which will facilitate the conservation and maintenance of historic infrastructure and fabric and the dissemination of knowledge for education and cultural tourism.
    Funding Agency
    Enterprise Ireland - SBIR
    Date From
    2018
    Date To
    2019
  • Title
    Application of photocatalytic cement materials for self-cleaning and air remediation (PSAs) in Ireland
    Summary
    Funding Agency
    EI INNOVATION PARTNERSHIPS - FEASIBILITY STUDY. IP-2015-0373-Y. 2016
    Date From
    2015
    Date To
    2016
  • Title
    Irish bio-composites for building.
    Summary
    Development of sustainable, carbon-negative biomaterials for construction.
    Funding Agency
    Environmental Protection Agency
    Date From
    2009
    Date To
    2013
  • Title
    An investigation into the mechanical properties and structural behaviour of stone staircases. Castletown House.
    Summary
    An investigation into the mechanical properties and structural behaviour of stone staircases. Castletown House.
    Funding Agency
    OPW
    Date From
    2006
    Date To
    2007
  • Title
    Diseño y propiedades de morteros de cemento-filita.
    Summary
    Funding Agency
    Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte: mobility grant
    Date From
    2017
  • Title
    A study of calcium lime-pozzolan mortars.Pilot-project: physical properties of pozzolans.
    Summary
    Reactivity and properties of pozzolans for the design of sustainable materials.
    Funding Agency
    Canadian NSERC award- University of Alberta, Canada.
    Date From
    2008
    Date To
    2009
  • Title
    Determination of brick provenance and firing technology using mineralogical and petrographical methods: Jiggistown House.
    Summary
    Determination of brick provenance and firing technology using mineralogical and petrographical methods: Jiggistown House.
    Funding Agency
    Department of the Environment and Local Government
    Date From
    2003
  • Title
    Consolidation of Irish sandstone.
    Summary
    Consolidation of Irish sandstone.
    Funding Agency
    Dúchas - The Heritage Service- Department of Arts, Heritage, The Gaeltacht and the Islands.
    Date From
    2003
    Date To
    2006
  • Title
    H BIM- Automated surveying tools for recording historic methods of construction.
    Summary
    Automated surveying tools for recording historic methods of construction.
    Funding Agency
    Dublin Institute of Technology- Higher Education Authority
    Date From
    2004
    Date To
    2012
  • Title
    Durability of Granulated Blastfurnace Slag concrete.
    Summary
    Microstructure, properties and durability of sustainable concrete
    Funding Agency
    ECOCEM
    Date From
    2011
    Date To
    2015
  • Title
    Repair and Conservation of Portland Stone: The Four Courts Dome.
    Summary
    Design and production of lime-based, pozzolanic composites for repairs.
    Funding Agency
    The Irish Research Council and the OPW. Enterprise Partnership Scheme Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Date From
    2013
    Date To
    2015
  • Title
    Bond capacities and vapour transfer of hydraulic lime mortars.
    Summary
    Bond capacities and vapour transfer of hydraulic lime mortars.
    Funding Agency
    US-Ireland Alliance under the G. J. Mitchell Scholarship
    Date From
    2004
    Date To
    2006
  • Title
    Research capability grant
    Summary
    Purchase of material testing equipment
    Funding Agency
    Higher Education Authority
    Date From
    2007
    Date To
    2007
  • Title
    Energy conservation and retrofitting historic buildings.
    Summary
    Funding Agency
    IRCSET
    Date From
    2013
    Date To
    2015
  • Title
    Design, testing and execution of hydraulic lime and magnesian lime mortars.
    Summary
    Design, testing and execution of hydraulic lime and magnesian lime mortars.
    Funding Agency
    OPW
    Date From
    2003
    Date To
    2006
  • Title
    Physical properties of lime mortars for masonry repair.
    Summary
    Physical properties of lime mortars for masonry repair.
    Funding Agency
    ENTPE (School of Civil Engineering and Public Works, Lyon)
    Date From
    2006
  • Title
    Development of alkali activated materials for sustainable construction.
    Summary
    Funding Agency
    Government of Saudi Arabia.
    Date From
    2019
    Date To
    2023
  • Title
    Thermal performance, reduction in energy usage and improvement in thermal comfort following the retrofitting of various draught reduction measures.
    Summary
    Efficiency of draught reduction measures to improve thermal. This research gathers factual data on the improvement of building energy performance brought about by the application of several low-cost, draught reduction measures in six buildings of two typologies - solid wall (pre 1940) and cavity wall construction.
    Funding Agency
    Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland - SEAI
    Date From
    2016
    Date To
    2017
  • Title
    Universal design for sustainability
    Summary
    Funding Agency
    Irish Research Council SET - National Disability Authority
    Date From
    2010
    Date To
    2013
  • Title
    Improving the thermal performance of historic buildings.
    Summary
    Funding Agency
    Irish Research Council/Office of Public Works Enterprise Partnership Scheme Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Date From
    2013
    Date To
    2015
  • Title
    Analysis and performance of Roman mortar and Concrete.
    Summary
    Roman mortar and concrete/ ancient hydraulic mortar technologies. Analysis of microstructure, properties and performance of Roman and Medieval composites.
    Funding Agency
    Heritage Council, Dublin City Council; IER; Margaret Gowen & Co. Ltd.; Clifton Scannell Emerson etc
    Date From
    2003
    Date To
    2007
  • Title
    Production and properties of carbon negative, sustainable hemp-concrete made with industrial waste.
    Summary
    Funding Agency
    Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey
    Date From
    2021
    Date To
    2022

Waste, Resource, Management & Chemicals, Energy Efficiency, Energy Efficiency, Materials Science, Environmental and geological engineering, geotechnics;, Materials Science, Environmental and geological engineering, geotechnics;, Waste, Resource, Management & Chemicals,

Recognition

  • Best paper award at the 2nd Int. Conf. on Construction and Building Research, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia. R. Walker and S. Pavia, Influence of binder on the properties of lime-hemp concrete, Valencia, 2012, edited by Universitat Politècnica de València. 2012
  • Research excellence award Saudi cultural attache in the Republic of Ireland 2021 2022
  • Fellow of Trinity College 2013. For achievement in scholarship and research through publication, national and international contribution to my subject and College work for my discipline. 2013
  • Award by the editors of the ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing: Highly cited research award, in recognition to the contribution to the quality of the Journal made by the paper: Historic Building Information Modelling - Adding intelligence to laser and image based surveys of European classical architecture, M.Murphy, E.McGovern, S.Pavia, ISPRS, 76, 2013, 89 - 102 2016
  • Irish bio-composites for building. Bursary award, Centre for Microscopy and Analysis, TCD. 2013
  • Most significant research awards: the China Scholarship Council (CSC) (2020), the Government of Saudi Arabia (2013 and 2019), the EU (Funding AgencyProgramme2018-1-ES01-KA201-050639) (2018) and the Ministério da Ciência e Tecnologia e Inovação, Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico - CNPq Brazil (2015). 2013- present
  • Research Fellow, IER, Gobierno de La Rioja, Spain 1989
  • 'Best paper award' at ICNMTA 2019: XIII Int. Conf. on Civil, Structural and Construction Engineering, Barcelona, Dec. 16-17: An Evaluation of the Feasibility of Several Industrial Wastes and Natural Materials as Precursors for the Production of Alkali Activated Materials. O Alelweet and S Pavia. 2019