Associate Professor Helen Goldsworthy

  • Room: Level: 03 Room: 308
  • Building: Engineering Block B
  • Campus: Parkville

Research interests

  • Development of Roman Concrete Technology in the 2nd and 1st centuries BC
  • Development of efficient, robust and architecturally-flexible structural systems using innovative blind-bolted connections in composite construction
  • Earthquake-resistant design of buildings

Personal webpage

http://hgoldsworthy.org

Biography

Please refer to my personal website http://hgoldsworthy.org/

Recent publications

  1. Pokharel T, Goldsworthy H, Gad EF. Tensile behaviour of double headed anchored blind bolt in concrete filled square hollow section under cyclic loading. Construction and Building Materials. Elsevier BV. 2019, Vol. 200. DOI: 10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2018.12.089
  2. Lumantarna E, Lam N, Tsang HH, Wilson J, Gad E, Goldsworthy H. Fragility Curves for Limited Ductile Reinforced Concrete Buildings. Australian Earthquake Engineering Society 2018 Conference. Australian Earthquake Engineering Society. 2018.
  3. Hoult R, Goldsworthy H, Lumantarna E. Plastic hinge analysis for lightly reinforced and unconfined concrete structural walls. BULLETIN OF EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING. Springer. 2018, Vol. 16, Issue 10. DOI: 10.1007/s10518-018-0369-x
  4. Hoult R, Goldsworthy H, Lumantarna E. Plastic Hinge Length for Lightly Reinforced C-Shaped Concrete Walls. Journal of Earthquake Engineering. Imperial College Press. 2018. DOI: 10.1080/13632469.2018.1453419
  5. Hoult R, Goldsworthy H, Lumantarna E. Plastic Hinge Length for Lightly Reinforced Rectangular Concrete Walls. JOURNAL OF EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING. Imperial College Press. 2018, Vol. 22, Issue 8. DOI: 10.1080/13632469.2017.1286619
  6. Oktavianus Y, Goldsworthy H, Gad E, Fernando S, Pokharel T, Chang H. Sub-assemblage low damage connection incorporating blind-bolts and Check for RBRFs subjected to cyclic loading. JOURNAL OF CONSTRUCTIONAL STEEL RESEARCH. Elsevier Science. 2018, Vol. 151. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcsr.2018.09.026
  7. Mohyeddin A, Dorji S, Gad E, Goldsworthy H. An insight into equivalent strut modelling of infill-rc frames. 24th Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM). 2017.
  8. Agheshlui H, Goldsworthy H, Gad E, Mirza O. Anchored blind bolted composite connection to a concrete filled steel tubular column. STEEL AND COMPOSITE STRUCTURES. Techno-Press. 2017, Vol. 23, Issue 1. DOI: 10.12989/scs.2017.23.1.115
  9. Xia J, Chang H, Goldsworthy H, Bu Y, Lu Y. Axial hysteretic behavior of doubler-plate reinforced square hollow section tubular T-joints. MARINE STRUCTURES. Elsevier Science. 2017, Vol. 55. DOI: 10.1016/j.marstruc.2017.05.007
  10. Oktavianus Y, Chang H, Goldsworthy H, Gad E. Component model for pull-out behaviour of headed anchored blind bolt within concrete filled circular hollow section. ENGINEERING STRUCTURES. Elsevier Science. 2017, Vol. 148. DOI: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2017.06.056
  11. Oktavianus Y, Goldsworthy H, Gad E. Cyclic behaviour of individual double headed anchored blind bolts within CFST. JOURNAL OF CONSTRUCTIONAL STEEL RESEARCH. Elsevier Science. 2017, Vol. 133. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcsr.2017.03.004
  12. Oktavianus Y, Goldsworthy H, Gad E. Group Behavior of Double-Headed Anchored Blind Bolts within Concrete-Filled Circular Hollow Sections under Cyclic Loading. JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING. ASCE - American Society of Civil Engineers. 2017, Vol. 143, Issue 10. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001882
  13. Mohyeddin A, Dorji S, Gad EF, Goldsworthy H. Inherent limitations and alternative to conventional equivalent strut models for masonry infill-frames. ENGINEERING STRUCTURES. Elsevier Science. 2017, Vol. 141. DOI: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2017.03.061
  14. Pokharel T, Goldsworthy H. Lessons learned from the Nepal earthquake 2015. AUSTRALIAN JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING. Institution of Engineers Australia. 2017, Vol. 18, Issue 1. DOI: 10.1080/13287982.2017.1309818
  15. Hoult R, Goldsworthy H, Lumantarna E. Seismic Assessment of the RC building stock of Melbourne from rare and very rare earthquake events. 2017 Australian Earthquake Engineering Society Conference (AEES). Australian Earthquake Engineering Society. 2017.

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