Department of Engineering

Professor Allan McRobie - Publications

Number of items: 90.

Article

McRobie, A and Millar, C and Baker, WF (2021) Stability of trusses by graphic statics. Royal Society Open Science, 8. 201970-. ISSN 2054-5703

Millar, C and McRobie, A and Baker, WF (2020) A graphical method for determining truss stability. Journal of the International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures, 61. pp. 285-295. ISSN 1028-365X

Konstantatou, M and D'Acunto, P and McRobie, A and Schwartz, J (2020) Unified geometrical framework for the plastic design of reinforced concrete structures. Structural Concrete. ISSN 0307-8434 (Unpublished)

Konstantatou, M and D'Acunto, P and McRobie, A (2018) Polarities in structural analysis and design: n-dimensional graphic statics and structural transformations. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 152-15. pp. 272-293. ISSN 0020-7683

McRobie, A and Williams, C (2018) Discontinuous Maxwell–Rankine stress functions for space frames. International Journal of Space Structures. ISSN 0266-3511

McNicholl, D and McRobie, A and Cruickshank, H (2017) Characteristics of stakeholder networks supporting local government performance improvements in rural water supply: Cases from Ghana, Malawi, and Bolivia. Water Alternatives, 10. pp. 541-561. ISSN 1965-0175

McRobie, A and Konstantatou, M and Athanasopoulos, G and Hannigan, L (2017) Graphic kinematics, visual virtual work and elastographics. Royal Society Open Science, 4. 170202-. ISSN 2054-5703

McRobie, A (2017) Correction to 'The geometry of structural equilibrium'. R Soc Open Sci, 4. 170338-. ISSN 2054-5703

Malek, S and McRobie, A and Shepherd, P and Williams, C (2017) From a weightless bent wire coat hanger to shell structures via the beltrami stress tensor. Journal of the International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures, 58. pp. 39-50. ISSN 1028-365X

McRobie, FA and Williams, CJK (2017) A stress function for 3D frames. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 117. pp. 104-110. ISSN 0020-7683

McRobie, FA and Williams, CJK (2017) A stress function for 3D frames. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 117. pp. 101-110.

McRobie, A (2017) The geometry of structural equilibrium. Royal Society Open Science, 4. 160759-. ISSN 2054-5703

Williams, C and McRobie, A (2016) Graphic statics using discontinuous Airy stress functions. International Journal of Space Structures, 31. pp. 121-134. ISSN 0266-3511

McRobie, A (2016) Maxwell and Rankine reciprocal diagrams via Minkowski sums for two-dimensional and three-dimensional trusses under load. International Journal of Space Structures, 31. pp. 203-216. ISSN 0266-3511

Mitchell, T and Baker, W and McRobie, A and Mazurek, A (2016) Mechanisms and states of self-stress of planar trusses using graphic statics, part I: The fundamental theorem of linear algebra and the Airy stress function. International Journal of Space Structures, 31. pp. 85-101. ISSN 0266-3511

McRobie, A and Baker, W and Mitchell, T and Konstantatou, M (2016) Mechanisms and states of self-stress of planar trusses using graphic statics, part II: Applications and extensions. International Journal of Space Structures, 31. pp. 102-111. ISSN 0266-3511

Parikh, P and Fu, K and Parikh, H and McRobie, A and George, G (2015) Infrastructure Provision, Gender, and Poverty in Indian Slums. World Development, 66. pp. 468-486. ISSN 0305-750X

Khan, A and Richards, KS and Parker, GT and McRobie, A and Mukhopadhyay, B (2014) How large is the Upper Indus Basin? The pitfalls of auto-delineation using DEMs. Journal of Hydrology, 509. pp. 442-453. ISSN 0022-1694

McRobie, FA (2013) Long-term solutions of Macdonald's model for pedestrian-induced lateral forces. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 332. pp. 2846-2855. ISSN 0022-460X

McRobie, FA (2013) Elemental estimators for the Generalized Extreme Value tail.

McRobie, FA (2013) Elemental unbiased estimators for the Generalized Pareto tail.

Parikh, P and Parikh, H and McRobie, A (2012) The role of infrastructure in improving human settlements. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Urban Design and Planning, 166. pp. 101-118. ISSN 1755-0793

McRobie, A (2012) Wind Wizard: Alan G. Davenport and the Art of Wind Engineering. NATURE, 491. pp. 668-669. ISSN 0028-0836

McRobie, A and Winslow, P (2012) The Lateral Dynamic Stability of Stockton Infinity Footbridge Using Complex Modes. STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING INTERNATIONAL, 22. pp. 545-551. ISSN 1016-8664

McRobie, A (2011) Business Cycles in the Phillips Machine. ECON POLIT-ITALY, 28. pp. 131-149. ISSN 1120-2890

Parikh, P and McRobie, A (2009) Engineering as a tool for improving human habitat. International Journal of Management and Decision Making, 10. pp. 270-281. ISSN 1462-4621

Eckhardt, B and Ott, E and Strogatz, SH and Abrams, DM and McRobie, A (2007) Modeling walker synchronization on the Millennium Bridge. PHYS REV E, 75. -. ISSN 1539-3755

McRobie, FA (2006) Nonlinear dynamics of mechanical systems under complicated forcing. Non Linear Dynamics, 43. pp. 127-136. ISSN 0924-090X

Crawford, C and Manfield, P and McRobie, FA (2005) Assessing the thermal performance of an emergency shelter system. Energy and Buildings, 37. pp. 471-783. ISSN 0378-7788

Strogatz, SH and Abrams, DM and McRobie, FA and Eckhardt, B and Ott, E (2005) Theoretical mechanics: crowd synchrony on the Millennium Bridge. Nature, 438. pp. 43-44. ISSN 0028-0836

McRobie, FA and Spencer, T and Gerritsen, H (2005) The big flood: north sea storm surge. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London Series A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 363. pp. 1263-1270. ISSN 1364-503X

McRobie, A (2005) The Bayesian view of extreme events. Structural Engineer, 83. pp. 21-24. ISSN 1466-5123

McRobie, FA (2005) The bayesian approach to extreme events. Structural Engineer, 83. pp. 21-24. ISSN 1466-5123

McRobie, A and Spencer, T and Gerritsen, H (2005) The big flood: North Sea storm surge. PHILOS T ROY SOC A, 363. pp. 1263-1270. ISSN 1364-503X

Strogatz, SH and Abrams, DM and McRobie, A and Eckhardt, B and Ott, E (2005) Crowd synchrony on the Millennium Bridge. NATURE, 438. pp. 43-44. ISSN 0028-0836

Ashmore, J and Babister, E and Battiliana, R and Corsellis, T and Crawford, K and Fowler, J and Kelman, I and McRobie, FA and Manfield, P and Spence, R and Vitale, A (2003) Diversity and adaptation of shelters in transitional settlements for IDPs in afghanistan. Disasters, 27. pp. 273-287. ISSN 0361-3666

McRobie, FA and Morgenthal, G and Lasenby, J and Ringer, M (2003) Section model tests on human-structure lock-in. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Bridge Engineering, 156. pp. 71-79. ISSN 1478-4629

Ashmore, J and Babister, E and Battiliana, R and Corsellis, T and Crawford, K and Fowler, J and Kelman, I and McRobie, FA and Manfield, P and Spence, R and Vitale, A (2003) Diversity and adaptation of shelters in transitional settlements for IDPs in afghanistan. Disasters, 27. pp. 273-287. ISSN 0361-3666

Morgenthal, G and McRobie, FA (2002) A comparative study of numerical methods for fluid structure interaction analysis in long-span bridge design. Wind and Structures, 5. pp. 101-114. ISSN 1226-6116

Popov, AA and Thompson, JMT and McRobie, FA (2001) Chaotic energy exchange through auto-parametric resonance in cylindrical shells. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 248. pp. 395-412. ISSN 0022-460X

McRobie, FA and Popov, AA and Thompson, JMT (1999) Auto-parametric resonance in cylindrical shells using geometric averaging. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 227. pp. 65-84. ISSN 0022-460X

Laing, CR and McRobie, FA and Thompson, JMT (1999) The post-processed Galerkin method applied to non-linear shell vibrations. Dynamics and Stability of Systems, 14. pp. 163-182. ISSN 0268-1110

McRobie, FA and Lasenby, J (1999) Simo-Vu Quoc rods using Clifford algebra. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 45. pp. 377-398. ISSN 0029-5981

Laing, CR and McRobie, A and Thompson, JMT (1999) The post-processed Galerkin method applied to non-linear shell vibrations. Dynamical Systems, 14. pp. 163-181. ISSN 1468-9367

Popov, AA and Thompson, JMT and McRobie, FA (1998) Low dimensional models of shell vibrations. Parametrically excited vibrations of cylindrical shells. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 209. pp. 163-186. ISSN 0022-460X

Foale, S and Thompson, JMT and McRobie, FA (1998) Numerical dimension-reduction methods for non-linear shell vibrations. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 215. pp. 527-546. ISSN 0022-460X

Baker, G and McRobie, FA and Thompson, JMT (1997) Implications of chaos theory for engineering science. Proceedings of the I MECH E Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, 211. pp. 349-363. ISSN 0954-4062

McRobie, FA (1995) Comments on "Symplectic geometry and vibrating systems with periodic coefficients". Journal of Sound and Vibration, 187. p.344-. ISSN 0022-460X

MCROBIE, FA (1995) SYMPLECTIC-GEOMETRY AND VIBRATING SYSTEMS WITH PERIODIC COEFFICIENTS - COMMENT. J SOUND VIB, 187. p. 344. ISSN 0022-460X

McRobie, FA and Thompson, JMT (1994) Knot-types and bifurcation sequences of homoclinic and transient orbits of a single-degree-of-freedom driven oscillator. Dynamics and Stability of Systems, 9. pp. 223-251. ISSN 0268-1110

McRobie, FA and Thompson, JMT (1993) Braids and knots in driven oscillators. International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, 3. pp. 1343-1361. ISSN 0218-1274

McRobie, FA (1992) Bifurcational precedences in the braids of periodic orbits of spiral 3-shoes in driven oscillators. Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical and Physical Sciences, 438. pp. 545-569. ISSN 0962-8444

McRobie, FA (1992) Computation of relative rotation rates in spiral horseshoes. International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, 2. pp. 211-214. ISSN 0218-1274

McRobie, FA and Thompson, JMT (1992) Lobe dynamics and the escape from a potential well. Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical and Physical Sciences, 435. pp. 659-672. ISSN 0962-8444

McRobie, FA (1992) Birkhoff signature change: A criterion for the instability of chaotic resonance. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society: Physical and Engineering Sciences, 338. pp. 557-568. ISSN 0962-8428

McRobie, FA (1992) Invariant sets of planar diffeomorphisms in nonlinear vibrations. Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical and Physical Sciences, 436. pp. 427-448.

MCROBIE, A and THOMPSON, M (1990) CHAOS, CATASTROPHES AND ENGINEERING. NEW SCI, 126. pp. 41-46. ISSN 0262-4079

McRobie, A An Intuitive Curve-Fit Approach to Probability-Preserving Prediction of Extremes. arxiv. (Unpublished)

McRobie, A A Noninformative Bayes-like Approach to Probability-Preserving Prediction of Extremes. arxiv. (Unpublished)

McRobie, FA and Morgenthal, G and Abrams, D and Prendergast, J Parallels between wind and crowd loading of bridges. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. (Unpublished)

McRobie, A Probability-Matching Predictors for Extreme Extremes. (Unpublished)

Book Section

Bishop, SR and McRobie, FA (1996) Topological methods for transients of driven systems. In: Bifurcation and Chaos in Solid and Structural Dynamics. Euromech Colloquium, 325 . Kluwer Academic, pp. 225-234.

McRobie, FA and Thompson, JMT (1994) Driven oscillators, knots, braids and Nielsen-Thurston theory. In: Nonlinearity and Chaos in Engineering Dynamics. Wiley, Chichester, UK, pp. 317-328.

McRobie, FA (1991) Chaos, catastrophes and engineering. In: New Scientist Guide to Chaos. Penguin Books Ltd, -.

Conference or Workshop Item

Konstantatou, M and D'Acunto, P and Mcrobie, A and Schwartz, J (2019) Applications of graphic statics to analysis and design of reinforced concrete: Stress fields and yield lines. In: International fib Symposium on Conceptual Design of Structures Sept 26 to 28, 2019, Instituto de Ciencias de la Construcción Eduardo Torroja, Madrid, Spain, -- to -- pp. 185-192..

Macpherson, E and Papastavrou, P and Wallwork, T and Smith, S and McRobie, A (2018) The rotational stiffness of cross-laminated timber half-lap joints. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Harley, T and White, G and Dowdall, A and Bawcombe, J and McRobie, A and Steinke, R (2016) Dalston Lane - The world's tallest CLT building. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Papastavrou, P and Smith, S and Wallwork, T and McRobie, A and Niem, N (2016) The design of cross-laminated timber slabs with cut-back glulam rib downstands - From research to live project. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Ward, R and Choudhary, R and Cundy, C and Johnson, G and Mcrobie, A (2015) Simulation of plants in buildings; incorporating plant-Air interactions in building energy simulation. In: UNSPECIFIED pp. 2256-2263..

Ramage, MH and McRobie, FA and Thomas, R (2008) Architectural engineering: collaborating to deliver energy-efficient buildings. In: UNSPECIFIED pp. 207-210..

McRobie, FA and Morgenthal, G (2002) Full scale section model tests on human-structure lock-in. In: The International Conference on Design and Dynamic Behaviour of Footbridges (Footbridge 2002), 2002-11- to --.

McRobie, FA and Morgenthal, G (2002) Risk management for pedestrian induced dynamics of footbridges. In: The International Conference on Design and Dynamic Behaviour of Footbridges (Footbridge 2002), 2002-11- to --.

Mackenzie, DK and Morgenthal, G and McRobie, FA (2002) Wind shielding of the M4 at Neath. In: UK Wind Engineering Conference, 2001-9- to --, Birmingham,. UK.

Morgenthal, G and McRobie, A (2002) A comparative study of numerical methods for fluid structure interaction analysis in long-span bridge design. In: UNSPECIFIED pp. 101-114..

Morgenthal, G and McRobie, FA (2001) Aeroelastic bridge response analysis using a quasi-3D extension of the discrete vortex method. In: 5th Asia-Pacific Conference on Wind Engineering (APCWE 5), 2001-- to --, Kyoto, Japan.

Morgenthal, G and McRobie, FA (2001) Lock-in prediction for bridge decks using a Discrete Vortex Method. In: The 1st International Conference on Conference on Computational Fluid and Solid Mechanics, 2001-6-12 to 2001-6-15 pp. 1329-1333..

Morgenthal, G and McRobie, FA and Jang, SJ (2001) Numerical models for bridge deck aerodynamics and their validation. In: The IABSE Conference on Cable Supported Bridges: Challenging Technical Limits, 2001-6-12 to 2001-6-14, Seoul, Korea pp. 188-189..

Popov, AA and Thompson, JMT and McRobie, FA (2000) Parametrically excited vibrations and auto-parametric resonance in cylindrical shells. In: The International Symposium on Nonlinear Dynamics of Shells and Plates, 2000-- to -- pp. 117-128..

McRobie, FA and Lasenby, J (2000) The kinematics of large rotations using Clifford algebra. In: UNSPECIFIED pp. 271-280..

Frandsen, JB and McRobie, FA (1999) Computational aeroelastic modelling to guide long-span bridge cross-section design. In: The 10th International Conference on Wind Engineering (ICWE), 1999-6- to -- pp. 1277-1284..

Frandsen, J and McRobie, FA (1999) Finite element simulation of wind-induced bridge motion. In: The International Symposium on Computational Methods for Fluid-Structure Interaction, -- to -- pp. 271-282..

McRobie, FA and Lasenby, J (1997) Geometric algebra for engineering mechanics. In: The 2nd IMA Conference on the Mathematical Education of Engineers, 1997-4- to --.

Thompson, JMT and McRobie, FA (1993) Indeterminate bifurcations and the global dynamics of driven oscillators. In: The 1st European Conference on Nonlinear Oscillations, 1993-8- to -- pp. 107-128..

McRobie, FA (1993) The engineering design of nonlinear dynamical systems. In: The 7th Toyota Conference Towards the Harnessing of Chaos, 1993-11- to -- pp. 187-204..

MCROBIE, FA and THOMPSON, JMT (1992) GLOBAL INTEGRITY IN ENGINEERING DYNAMICS - METHODS AND APPLICATIONS. In: UNSPECIFIED pp. 31-49..

McRobie, FA and Thompson, JMT (1990) Global integrity in engineering dynamics - methods and applications. In: Applied Chaos: the EPRI Workshop on Applications of Chaos, 1990-12-4 to 1990-12-7 pp. 317-50..

Monograph

McRobie, FA (2004) Exact exceedance estimators and the 1/(sigma) reference prior. Technical Report. Cambridge University Department of Engineering, Cambridge, UK.

McRobie, FA and Popov, AA and Thompson, JMT (1998) Auto-parametric resonance in cylindrical shells using geometric averaging. Technical Report. Cambridge University Department of Engineering, Cambridge, UK.

Popov, AA and Thompson, JMT and McRobie, FA (1998) Chaotic energy exchange through auto-parametric resonance in cylindrical shells. Technical Report. Cambridge University Department of Engineering, Cambridge, UK.

Lasenby, J and McRobie, FA (1997) Simo-Vu Quoc rods using Clifford algebra. Technical Report. University of Cambridge Department of Engineering, Cambridge, UK.

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