Publications

Academic papers

  • Abreu, D.F., Jefferson, I., Braithwaite, P., & Chapman, D.N. (submitted)  Embedding Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering: Part A - methodology.  Proceedings on the Institution of Civil Engineers, Engineering Sustainability
  • Abreu, D.F., Jefferson, I., Braithwaite, P., & Chapman, D.N. (submitted)  Embedding Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering: Part B – analysis and interpretation.  Proceedings on the Institution of Civil Engineers, Engineering Sustainability
  • Abreu, D. G., Jefferson, I., Braithwaite, P. A. and Chapman, D.N. (2008)  Why is sustainability important in Geotechnical Engineering? Geotechnical special publication No. 178., Proc. Of Geocongress 2008, ASCE, New Orleans, USA, March 2008, 821-828Barber ARG (2007). Planning for Sustainable Re-Urbanisation: Policy Challenges and City Centre Housing in Birmingham. Town Planning Review, in press
  • Bryson JR, Daniels PW and Warf B (2004). Service Worlds: People, Organizations, Technologies, Routledge
  • Bryson JR (2007). ‘Arts, Dance and City Regeneration: Knowledge, Networks and Conventions and the Relocation of a Royal Ballet Company from London to Birmingham’, The Norwegian Journal of Geography, in press
  • Bryson JR and Daniels PW (2007) ‘‘It’s the Economy [Education], Stupid"
  • Bryson JR and Lombardi DR (2009), Balancing Product and Process Sustainability against Business Profitability: Sustainability as a Competitive Strategy in the Property Development Process, Business Strategy & the Environment, 18, 97-107
  • Caserio M, Coles R, Gaterell M, Hunt DVL and Jankovic LJ (submitted), Application of Environmental and Aesthetic Design Criteria for the Masshouse Development in the Eastside of Birmingham, Building, Research and Information
  • Daniels PW and Bryson JR (2005) ‘Sustaining Business and Professional Services in a Second City Region: The Case of Birmingham, UK, The Service Industries Journal, 25, 4: 505-524
  • Donovan RG, Sadler JP, Bryson JR (2005). Urban Biodiversity and Sustainable Development. Engineering Sustainability 158 (2): 105-114. Awarded the Halcrow Prize for the second best paper on sustainability in the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers
  • Donovan RG, Stewart HE, Owen SM, Mackenzie AR and Hewitt CN (2005). Development and Application of an Urban Tree Air Quality Score for Photochemical Pollution Episodes using the Birmingham, UK, Area as a Case Study. Environmental Science & Technology, 39 (17), 6730-6738
  • Donovan RG, Evans JE, Bryson JR, Porter EJ and Hunt DVL (2006). Large-scale Urban Regeneration and Sustainability: Reflections on the Barriers Typology, pp14 (working paper)
  • Gaterell MR and McEvoy ME (2005). The impact of climate change uncertainties on the performance of energy efficiency measures applied to dwellings. Energy and Buildings 37, 982-995
  • Gaterell MR and McEvoy ME (2005). The impact of energy externalities on the relative cost effectiveness of energy efficiency measures applied to dwellings. Energy and Buildings 37, 1017-1027
  • Gaterell MR, Griffin P and Lester JN (2005). “Evaluation of Environmental Burdens associated with Sewage Treatment Processes using Life Cycle Assessment Techniques”. Environmental Technology, 26, 231-249
  • Gaterell MR, Griffin P and Lester JN (2006). Evaluation of environmental burdens associated with sewage treatment processes using life cycle assessment techniques. Environmental Technology 26, 231-249
  • Hunt DVL, Jefferson I, Gaterell M and Rogers CDF (2010). "Planning for Sustainable Utility Infrastructure. Urban Design and Planning (accepted)
  • Hunt DVL, Jefferson I, Jankovic LJ and Hunot KP (2006). Sustainable Energy? A feasibility study for Eastside, Birmingham, UK. Engineering Sustainability 159 (4), 155–168
  • Hunt DVL, Lombardi DR, Rogers CDF and Jefferson I (2008). "Application of Sustainability Indicators in Decision-Making Processes for Urban Regeneration Projects". Engineering Sustainability, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Vol. 161, No. 1, p.77-9
  • Hunt DVL and Rogers CDF (2005). Barriers to Sustainable Infrastructure in Urban Regeneration. Engineering Sustainability 158 (2), 67–81
  • Jefferson, I, Hunt DVL, Birchall C, Rogers CDF (2007). Sustainable Indicators for Environmental Geotechnics. Engineering Sustainability Vol. 160, ES2, 57-78
  • Owen SM, MacKenzie AR, Bunce RGH, Stewart HE, Donovan RG, Stark G and Hewitt CN (2006). Urban Land Classification and its Uncertainties using Principal Component and Cluster Analyses: Case Study for the UK West Midlands. Landscape and Urban Planning 78(4), 311-21
  • Petts GE, Morales-Chaves Y and Sadler JP (2006). “Linking Hydrology and Biology to assess the Water Needs of River Ecosystems”. Hydrological Processes, 20, 2247-2251
  • Porter EJ and Barber ARG (2006). ”Closing Time: The Meaning of Place and State-Led Gentrification in Birmingham’s Eastside”. City 10 (2)
  • Porter EJ and Barber ARG (2007). Planning the Cultural Quarter in Birmingham’s Eastside. European Planning Studies, in press
  • Porter LJ and Hunt DVL (2005). Birmingham’s Eastside Story: Making steps towards sustainability? Local Environment 10 (5):525-542
  • Porter EJ, Lombardi DR, Barber ARG and Rogers CDF (submitted), Conceptualising Sustainability: Discursive Formation Shaping our Urban Futures, Urban Studies
  • Sadler JP, Donovan RG (submitted). Building for Biodiversity: the management and conservation of wildlife in cities. Journal of Biogeography
  • Sadler JP, Small EC, Fiszpan H, Telfer MG and Niemela J (2006). Investigating Environmental Variation and Landscape Characteristics of an Urban-Rural Gradient using Woodland Carabid Assemblages. Journal of Biogeography, 33, 1126-1138
  • Skills, Expertise and Innovation in the Developing Knowledge Economy’, International Journal of Services Technology and Management, in press
  • Small EC, Sadler JP and Telfer MG (2006). “Do Landscape Factors Affect Brownfield Carabid Assemblages?” Science of the Total Environment, 360, 205-222
  • Thomas AM, Lombardi DR, Hunt DVL and Gaterell M (accepted), “Sustainability of Unbound Aggregates in Redevelopment Projects”.  Engineering Sustainability
  • Weingaertner C, and Barber A (under review).  “Urban Regeneration and Sustainability: The role for established small businesses”, European Planning Studies

Reports & book chapters

  • Bryson JR and Daniels, PW (2007) ‘A Segmentation Approach to Understanding Business and Professional Services in City-Regions: Shifting the Horizon beyond Global Cities’ in Rubalcaba L., Kok H. and Baker P. (eds.) Business services in European economic growth" Palgrave MacMillan
  • Bryson JR (2003). ‘Reshaping and Reinventing the City of Birmingham, United Kingdom: Planning for Enterprise and the Information Society’ in MacLaran, A. (ed.) Making Space: Property Development and Urban Planning, Edward Arnold: 194-212
  • Donovan RG, Haigh Z, Gerrard AJ, Bennett P, Parry CR and Sadler JP (2006). Eastside Biodiversity Strategy - A Guidance Note. Prepared for Sustainable Eastside. 32pp
  • Hunt DVL, Lombardi DR, Rogers CDF and Jefferson I (2007). "Embedding Sustainable Development decision making processes in Eastside Birmingham "
  • Accounting for Sustainability case study. Pp.10. (Dec. 12th online)
  • Juned S (2008) Developing a strategy for the Sustainable Urban Environment (SUE) team based at the University of Birmingham.  Report to Eastside Research Team, August
  • Porter EJ (2006). “Eastside Research Phase II: Sustainability and Decision Making”. Final Report: Findings and Analysis. CURS UoB
  • Weingaertner C and Barber ARG (2006). “Effects of Regeneration on Small Businesses in Eastside. Report for Sustainable Eastside”

Conference contributions

  • Barber ARG (2006). Reconciling Competitiveness and Inclusion in the Heart of the Entrepreneurial City? Planning for New Central Districts in Lyon and Birmingham. Proc. of World Planning Schools Congress, Mexico City, 12th -16th July
  • Barber, ARG (2008) “Creative Tensions: Reconciling Economic and Re-Urbanisation Ambitions in the Planning of City Districts”, paper presented at ACSP-AESOP Joint Congress, Chicago, July 2008
  • Bryson, J.R. and Lombardi, DR. (2007), ‘Building Sustainability and Social Cohesion: Innovative Alternative Forms of Competitive Property Development in the UK’, in Andolin, M., Merinen, M. and Kautonen, M. (eds), Services Competitiveness and Cohesion: Balancing Dynamics in the Knowledge Society: XVII International RESER Conference - Programme and Abstracts, The European Association for Research on Services and the University of Tampere: 37-38 (ISBN 978-951-44-7032-5)
  • Coles RW and Hunot KP (2005). “Enabling Sustainable Urban Regeneration through the Public Realm”. SUE Conference, Feb/Mar, Birmingham
  • Coles RW and Caserio M (2005). Urban Green Environments, project URGE. Proc. of VivaCity Conference 2005, Salford, September
  • Coles RW, Caserio M and Hunot KP (2006). Developing Greenspace Indicators – combining qualitative and quantitative data sets to develop performance criteria. Proc. of Royal Geographical Society Annual International Conference, 30th August-1st September, London, UK
  • Donovan RG, Hunt DVL and Porter EJ (2005). Barriers to achieving sustainability: reflections from Eastside, Birmingham. Proc. SUE: Vision into Action Conference, Birmingham, UK, March 2005 (Conference DVD)
  • Hale, J. (2008) "Designing for local ecological priorities in urban regeneration". Poster presentation delivered at conference Urban Biodiversity and Design - Implementing the convention on biodiversity in cities. Erfurt, Germany (May)
  • Hunt DVL, Jefferson l and Lombardi DR (2006). Sustainable Water? A feasibility study for Birmingham Eastside. Proc. of the 4th CIWEM Annual Conference, CD-ROM, September, Newcastle, UK
  • Hunt DVL and Rogers CDF (2005) Barriers to sustainable infrastructure in urban regeneration, Birmingham, SUE: Vision into Action conference proceedings, Eastside Birmingham, March 2005 (Conference DVD)
  • Hunt DVL, Lombardi DR, Jefferson I and Rogers CDF (2008).  "The Development Timeline Framework: A Tool for Engendering Sustainable Use of Underground Space". Proceedings of Geocongress 2008, Denver, Colorado, published by ASCE
  • Hunt DVL, Lombardi DR, Rogers CDF and Jefferson I (2007). "Sustainability Indicators and their Application in Decision-Making Processes for Eastside, Birmingham, UK". Proceedings of the International Conference on Whole Life Urban Sustainability and its Assessment, Glasgow, July. M. Horner, C. Hardcastle, A. Price, J. Bebbington (Eds)
  • Jankovic L, Hopwood W and Alwan Z (2005). “CAST – City Analysis Simulation Tool: An Integrated Model of Land Use, Population, Transport, and Economics”. In Proceedings of CUPUM 2005, UCL, London, June 2005
  • Jefferson I, Rogers CDF and Hunt DVL (2006). Achieving Sustainable Underground Construction in Birmingham Eastside? Proc. of the 10th International Congress of the IAEG, Nottingham, UK, CD-ROM, September 2006
  • Millman, Z., Coles, R. and Millar, G. (2008): The Canal Environment Soundscape of Birmingham - A Pilot Study, proceedings of the Institute of Acoustics' Spring Conference, 'Widening Horizons in Acoustics', Vol.30. Pt.2
  • Thomas AM, Metje N, Rogers CDF, Chapman DN (2006). Underground Utility Infrastructure: Improving Sustainability through Improved Detectability – the Stakeholders’ Perspective. Proc. 24th Int. NO DIG 2006, Brisbane, Australia, 29th October – 2nd November. (CD ROM)
  • Rogers CDF and Hunt DVL (2006). Sustainable Utility Infrastructure via Multi-Utility Tunnels. Proc. of the Canadian Society of Civil Engineering 2006 Conference, Towards a Sustainable Future, Paper CT-001
  • Rogers CDF (2006). Substructures and Underground Space and their Role in a Sustainable Urban Environment , Keynote Paper, Proc. of the International Association of Engineering Geology Quadrennial Congress, Nottingham, UK, 6th – 10th September. (CDROM)
  • Rogers CDF (2007). Spaces Beneath the City.  Invited paper to SustainabilityCITY Conference, 25-26 April, Manchester
  • Rogers CDF, Thomas AM, Jefferson I and Gaterell M (2009). "Factors Affecting Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Highway Subgrade Improvements Involving Stone Capping and Lime Stabilization". Proc. of 88th Transportation Research Board Conference, Washington DC, USA (CDROM)
  • Tranter, R., Jefferson, I., & Ghataora, G.S. (2008) Assessment of the use of recycled aggregate in vibro-stone columns. Geotechnical special publication No. 178., Proc. Of Geocongress 2008, ASCE, New Orleans, USA, March 2008, 630-637
  • Weingaertner C (2008) “Social Sustainability and Urban Regeneration”, presented at UK Planning Research Conference, Belfast, March 2008
  • Weingaertner C, and Barber, A (2008) 'Urban Development and Diversity: The Complexities of Planning for Sustainable Residential Neighborhoods in the Inner City', presented at ACSP-AESOP Joint Congress, Chicago, July 2008
  • Weingaertner C, and Barber A (2007).  “Urban Regeneration and Sustainability: The role for established small businesses”, Conference proceedings ENHR