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Dr Anton Fried


Senior Lecturer
BSc(civ)Eng., MSc(structures), PhD, CEng., MICE, FIMS
+44 (0)1483 68
01B AA 02
8.30am - 5.30pm, Monday - Friday

Academic and research departments

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Biography

University roles and responsibilities

  • Undergraduate admissions tutor
  • All admission administration
  • UCAS days
  • Open days

    Affiliations and memberships

    Masonry International
    Executive editor. Three editions per annum.
    International Masonry Society
    Member of Technical Advisory panel of the International Masonry Society responsible for drafting “Eurocode for Masonry, EN1996-1-1 and EN1996-2: Guidance and Worked Examples.
    Institution of Civil Engineers
    Member.
    International Masonry society
    Fellow
    British Masonry Society
    Council member. 3 – 4 meetings per year.
    IoM3 Cement and Concrete Group Committee meeting
    Co-opted committee member. Meets at 1 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5DB. 2 meetings per year.
    University of Witwatersrand
    External Examiner MSc.
    Leeds Metropolitan and Plymouth Universities
    External examiner. 1 annual visit of 1.5 days plus about 1 day.
    Links developing with Premini Hettiarachchi in Sri Lanka
    Transfer of teaching at MSc and industrial level. Examination of possible research links.
    Botswana
    My colleague Oagile Kanyeto and I are collaborating on several papers and the possibility of research and postgraduate teaching opportunities.
    Johannesburg University
    MSc external examiner. MSc and industrial teaching every second year. Research opportunities may be possible using Witwatersrand University laboratories and Surrey University analytical skills.

    Research

    Research interests

    Research collaborations

    My publications

    Publications

    Since 2005

    1.  FRIED, AN, MARROCCHINO, BRADSELL, C and ROBERTS, JJ. Unreinforced solid dense concrete block walls constructed using thin joint technology. Journal of the Institution of Structural Engineers, Vol 83, Issue 12, June 21 2005.

    2.  FRIED, A.N, Research update – Sustainable technology research centre Kingston University Journal of the Institution of Structural Engineers, Vol 83, Issue 12, June 21 2005.

    3.  ROBERTS, J.J., FRIED, A.N. & TOVEY, A.K. Comparison of current approaches to the design of masonry diaphragm walls. Masonry International, Vol 18, No2, August 2005. ISSN 0950-2289, pp 55-66.

    4.  ROBERTS, J.J., FRIED, A.N. & TOVEY, A.K. The design of masonry diaphragm walls. Masonry International, Vol 18, No2, August 2005. ISSN 0950-2289, pp 67 - 72.

    5.  FRIED, A.N., YOOL, A, ROBERTS, J.J. & MERRY, A. The Effect of Harmful Clay Fines in Aggregates on the Set Retardation of Mortar. Masonry International, Vol 18, No2, August 2005. ISSN 0950-2289, pp 73 – 84.

    6.  FRIED, A.N., ROBERTS, J.J., LIBACHIYA, M.C. & AHMED, A. Thin Joint Masonry in the U.K. Masonry International, Vol 18, No2, August 2005. ISSN 0950-2289, pp 87 – 92.

    7.  FRIED, A.N., Kingston University Sustainable Technology Research Centre, Masonry International, Vol 18, No2, August 2005. ISSN 0950-2289, pp 87 – 92.

    8.  FRIED, AN and MARROCCHINO, E, “Innovation in masonry -Thin layer mortar construction”, Summer School of Advanced Studies on Waste Recycling and New Building Materials: Innovative Technologies from Geosciences and Engineering, Sede Iuss: Via Scienze, 41. Ferrara, 03 – 07 July 2006.

    9.  KANYETO OJ, FRIED, AN, ALI, J AND ROBERTS, JJ. Behaviour of Laterally Loaded Concrete Blockwork Panels Constructed with Thin Layer Mortar, 7IMC, London, October 30th, 31st and November 1st 2006.

    10.  ALI, J, FRIED, AN, KANYETO, OJ, and ROBERTS, JJ, The Strength of Thin Joint Solid Dense Concrete Block Work, 7IMC, London, October 30th, 31st and November 1st 2006.

    11. FRIED, AN, ALI, J AND ROBERTS, JJ, “The impact of unit properties on masonry flexural strength using thin layer mortar” , 14th International Brick and Block Masonry Conference, Sydney, Australia, 17 – 20 February 2008.

    12.  MARROCCHINO, FRIED, AN, KOULOURIS, A, VACCARO, C, “Micro-chemical/structural characterization of Thin Layer Masonry: A correlation with engineering performance,” Construction and Building Materials, Volume 23, Issue 1, January 2009, Pages 582-594.

    12.  FRIED, AN, ALI, J, KANYETO, O AND ROBERTS, JJ, “The Properties of Wet and Dry Thin Layer Mortar.” Submitted for publication to 8th International Masonry Conference, Dresden, 2010

    13.  FRIED, AN, KANYETO, O, ALI, J, AND ROBERTS, JJ. “ Analytical Methods for masonry.” Submitted for publication to 8th International Masonry Conference, Dresden, 2010