Dr Zelong Yu

School of Civil Engineering and Built Environment

Degrees

2019, Heriot-Watt University, United Kingdom, PhD
2014, University of Dundee, United Kingdom, MSc
2013, Wuhan University of Technology, China, BSc

Academic appointments

Lecturer, School of Civil Engineering and Built Environment, Liverpool John Moores University, 2021 - present
Research Associate, School of Engineering, Newcastle University, 2019 - 2021

Journal article

Zhang S, Wang X, Yu Z, Chen W, Zhou Q. 2021. Experimental Investigation of the Engineering Properties of Coarse Grain Embankment Fill Material with Accumulative Salt Effect by Adding Onsite Brine Groundwater JOURNAL OF MATERIALS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING, 33 DOI Author Url

Yu Z, Eminue OO, Stirling R, Davie C, Glendinning S. 2021. Desiccation cracking at field scale on a vegetated infrastructure embankment GEOTECHNIQUE LETTERS, 11 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Yang XH, Zhang SS, Liu W, Yu ZL. 2020. Research progress on engineering properties of coarse-grained saline soil Jiaotong Yunshu Gongcheng Xuebao/Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering, 20 :22-40 DOI

Yu Z, Connolly DP, Woodward PK, Laghrouche O, Tutumluer E. 2020. Railway ballast anisotropy testing via true triaxial apparatus TRANSPORTATION GEOTECHNICS, 23 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Yu Z, Woodward PK, Laghrouche O, Connolly DP. 2019. True triaxial testing of geogrid for high speed railways Transportation Geotechnics, 20 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Yu Z, Connolly DP, Woodward PK, Laghrouche O. 2019. Settlement behaviour of hybrid asphalt-ballast railway tracks Construction and Building Materials, 208 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Horton M, Connolly DP, Yu Z. 2017. Rail trackbed and performance testing of stabilised sub-ballast in normal and high-speed environments Petriaev A, Konon A. PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE TRANSPORTATION GEOTECHNICS AND GEOECOLOGY (TGG-2017), 189 :924-931 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Conference publication

Yu Z, Connolly DP, Woodward PK, Horton M, Oliver TLH. 2017. Performance testing of geogrid-stabilised ballast and sub-ballast subjected to high speed rail forces Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields - Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on the Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields, BCRRA 2017, :1891-1897

Connolly DP, Mezher SB, Woodward PK, Yu Z, Laghrouche O, Pombo J, Alves Costa P. 2016. Scoping prediction of railway critical velocity Civil-Comp Proceedings, 110

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