• Shore Road, Jordanstown Campus

    BT37 0QB Newtownabbey

    United Kingdom

  • 5 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
20132020

Research output per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Biography

Brian Solan is a lecturer in Foundation Engineering at The School of The Built Environment (Ulster University). He was born in Co Louth and commenced his studies in Civil Engineering at the Regional Technical Collage Dundalk (now Institute of Technology) in 1986, thereafter he attended Queen's University of Belfast where he graduated in June 1991 with a BEng Honours (1st Class) and then a PhD is structural engineering in 1996.In August of the previous year (1995), he commenced working in the Ballymena Division of the Department of Regional Development Roads Service (RS) as a Highways Engineer for 16.5 years.   While with RS, he specialised in the areas of foundation engineering, geotechnical assessment, pavement design, and bridge substructure design.  He is currently a member of the Institution of Engineers of Ireland and a graduate member of the Institution of Structural Engineers.His research interests include, working platform design, Traffic Loading of infrastructure structures, the new Eurocode 7 and the impact of extreme weather flooding on the stability of historic arch structures.  He is currently the holder of a Royal Society Travel Scholarship to the University of Colorado for collaborative work with Professor Robert Ettema.

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Brian Solan is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Research Output

  • 5 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
  • 7 Article
  • 6 Conference contribution
  • 1 Paper

A LIGNO-CELLULOSIC BIO-ADSORBENT DERIVED FROM SAWDUST WASTE FOR THE REMOVAL OF MEROPENEM ANTIBIOTIC DISSOLVED IN WATER

Tretsiakova-McNally, S., Solan, B., Currie, R., Akinsanmi, O., Arnscheidt, J., McDermott, R. & Coleman, H. M., 26 Mar 2020, European Waste Water Management Conference. Birmingham: AquaEnviro, 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
  • 27 Downloads (Pure)

    Scour concerns for short span masonry arch bridges

    Solan, B., Ettema, R., Ryan, D. & Hamill, G., 29 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Hydraulic Engineering . 146, 2, p. 1-7 7 p., 06019019.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • 13 Downloads (Pure)

    Assessment of Skempton's pore water pressure parameters B and A using a high-capacity tensiometer

    Sanlon, P., Vinayagamoorthy, S., Solan, B., Tripathy, S., Mackinnon, P., Donohue, S. & Ramaiah, B. J., 14 Oct 2019, In : Géotechnique. p. 191

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • 136 Downloads (Pure)

    Irish Water and Scottish Water: A Comparison

    McDermott, R., Solan, B., McCord, S. & Littlewood, K., 30 Aug 2019, In : The Journal of Water Resource and Protection . 11, p. 1064 1089 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • 52 Downloads (Pure)

    Measurements of permeability of saturated and unsaturated soils

    Pandy, P., Lynch, K., Sivakumar, V., Solan, B., Tripathy, S. & Nanda, S., 24 Sep 2019, In : Géotechnique.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • 91 Downloads (Pure)