Prof. Ruben Paul Borg

Prof. Ruben Paul Borg

Prof. Ruben Paul Borg

 B.E.&A.(Hons)(Melit.),Spec.Struct.Eng.(Milan),Ph.D.(Sheff.), Eur.Ing.,C.Eng.,M.I.C.E.,C.Env.,M.I.E.D.,M.A.S.C.E.,M.I.C.T.,M.C.S.,Perit

Associate Professor

Room 213
Built Environment Building
University of Malta
Msida
  +356 2340 2872
Education:

Ph.D.(Sheff.) Department Civil & Structural Engineering, University of Sheffield, UK
Spec.Struct.Eng.(Milan) Department Structural Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
B.E.&A.(Hons.)(Melit.) University of Malta
Quality Management Systems Auditor CertiQuality, Italy

Affiliations:

Architect & Civil Engineer, Perit Warrant, Republic of Malta
Eur.Ing. Fédération Européenne d'Associations Nationales d'Ingénieurs
C.Eng. Chartered Engineer
C.Env. Chartered Environmentalist
Member, Institution of Civil Engineers UK
Member, Institution of Engineering Designers UK
Chartered Member, Institute of Concrete Technology UK
Member, Concrete Society UK
Member, American Society of Civil Engineers US
Member, Kamra Tal-Periti Malta

Appointments:

Member FIB Commission 7 (International Federation for Structural Concrete) Sustainable Concrete
Member Expert Group CEN TC350 Sustainable Construction
Member Expert Group CEN TC250 Structural Eurocodes
Chairman ECCE European Council of Civil Engineers, Knowledge & Technology
Member Board of Directors, iiSBE International Initiative Sustainable Built Environment
Member ACE Architects Council of Europe, Environment & Sustainable Architecture
Malta Representative ICE Institution of Civil Engineers UK
Chairman MGPEI Malta Group of Professional Engineering Institutions
President & Founding Member SBE Malta - iiSBE Malta Chapter
Member Megalithic Temples Scientific Committee Malta
Member Scientific Committee Xrobb l-Ghagin Neolithic Site, Malta
Executive Board Member BICC Building Industry Consultative Council, Government of Malta
Chairman Research & Innovation Committee BICC
Council Member Kamra Tal-Periti, Chamber of Architects & Civil Engineers
Chairman Built Environment Committee; Coordinator Civil Engineering Encounters, KTP
  • Concrete Materials and Reinforced Concrete Structures
  • Durability of Materials
  • Waste Recycling
  • Sustainable Construction & Life Cycle Analysis
  • Structural Vulnerability, Earthquake Engineering & Cultural Heritage
  • Quality Management Systems & Product Certification

CHRISTINE FARRUGIA, RUBEN PAUL BORG, LIBERATO FERRARA, JOSEPH BUHAGIAR, 2019. Application of Lynsinibacillus sphaericus for Surface Treatment and Crack Healing in mortar. Frontiers in Built Environment Journal, 5:62.

CREMONA, V.A. and BORG, R.P., 2019. Theatre in Malta: Which spaces does the community occupy? In: MARCO GALEA AND SZABOLCS MUSCA (EDS.), ed, Redefining Theatre Communities: International perspectives on community-conscious theatre-making  . Bristol: Intellect Books, .

JAKUB HODUL, ROSTISLAV DROCHYTKA, RUBEN PAUL BORG, LENKA MÉSZÁROSOVÁ, 2019. Effective use of fly ash from thermal power plant delimara to polymer cement patching mortar (Efektivní využití popílku z tepelné elektrárny delimara do polymercementových správkových malt), Proceedings 2019 Conference Ash in Construction, Popilky ve stavebnictvi, Faculta Stavebni Brno, 23-24 May 2019, Czech Republic. ISBN 978-80-214-5751-5 2019.

L FERRARA, P BAMONTE, C SUESTA FALCÓ, F ANIMATO, C PASCALE, A TRETJAKOV, E CAMACHO TORREGROSA, P DEEGAN, S SIDERI, E GASTALDO BRAC, P SERNA, V MECHTCHERINE, MC ALONSO, A PELED, RP BORG, 2019. An Overview on H2020 Project “ReSHEALience"
, IABSE Symposium "Towards a Resilient Built Environment-Risk and Asset Management", ETH Zurich, pp 184-191, ISBN 978-3-85748-163-5 2019, pp. 184-191.

PEDRO SERNA, F LO MONTE, EDUARDO J MEZQUIDA-ALCARAZ, ESTEFANIA CUENCA, VIKTOR MECHTCHERINE, MICHAELA REICHARDT, ALVA PELED, OREN REGEV, RP BORG, A TRETJAKOV, D LIZUNOV, K SOBOLEV, S SIDERI, K NELSON, EM GASTALDO BRAC, L FERRARA, 2019. Upgrading the concept of UHPFRC for High Durability in the cracked state: The concept of Ultra High Durability Concrete (UHDC) in the Approach of the H2020 Project ReSHEALience
, Sustainable Materials Systems and Structures SMSS 2019 2019, pp. 764-771.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, DANUTE VAIČIUKYNIENĖ, VINCAS GURSKIS, DALIA NIZEVIČIENĖ, RYTIS SKOMINAS, DAINIUS RAMUKEVIČIUS, RAIMONDAS SADZEVIČIUS, 2019. Alkali-Activated Material Based on Red Clay and Silica Gel Waste. Waste and Biomass Valorization, Springer Journal, .

ALI M MANSOR, RUBEN P BORG, AHMED M M HAMED, RAMADAN EDRIS, 2018. Effect of thermally treated Libyan clay (metakaolin) on compressive strength of cement mortar (  تأثير الطينات الليبية المعالجة حرارياً (الميتاكاولين) على مقاومة الضغط للمونة الإسمنتية)  , 7th Libyan National Conference 2018. 2018.

ALI MANSOR, RUBEN PAUL BORG, AHMED HAMED, MOHAMMED M GADEEM, MANSOUR M SAEED, 2018. The effects of  water-cement ratio and chemical admixtures on the workability of concrete. Materials Science and Engineering, 442(012017),.

ANIOTOPOLOUS C., BORRI C., MARINO E., BLOCKEN B., HEMIDA H., VELJKOVIC M., MORBIANTO T., BORG R. P., HAMZA N., ed, 2018. Wind Energy Harvesting; Focusing on exploitation of the Mediterranean Area.

ANNE AQUILINA, RUBEN PAUL BORG, JOSEPH BUHAGIAR, 2018. The application of Natural Organic Additives in Concrete: Opuntia ficus-indica . Materials Science and Engineering, 442(012016),.

BERNICE MIZZI, Y. WING, RUBEN PAUL BORG, 2018. Effects of climate change on structures; analysis of carbonation-induced corrosion in Reinforced Concrete Structures in Malta. Materials Science and Engineering, 442(012023),.

BORG, R.P., HAJEK, P. and FERNANDEZ-ORDONEZ, D., 2018. Sustainable Concrete: Materials and Structures. Materials Science and Engineering IOP, 442(01 1001), pp. 1-2.

D'AMICO SEBASTIANO, BETTI MICHELE, BORG RUBEN PAUL, GALEA PAULINE, MUSCAT REBECCA, 2018. Investigating the dynamic behavior of historic watch towers in Malta and Gozo, , ESC2018-S36-751, European Seismological Commission, 26th General Assembly, Proceedings, Sebastiano D'Amico, Pauline Galea, George Bozionelos, Emanuele Colica, Daniela Farrugia and Matthew R. Agius (Eds.) ISBN: 978-88-98161-12-6 2018.

D'AMICO SEBASTIANO, BORG RUBEN PAUL, GALEA PAULINE, ZAMMIT MARIA ELENA, 2018. Geophysical investigations at the Mnajdra Temples UNESCO World heritage Site (Malta), , ESC2018-S36-998, European Seismological Commission, 26th General Assembly, Proceedings, Sebastiano D'Amico, Pauline Galea, George Bozionelos, Emanuele Colica, Daniela Farrugia and Matthew R. Agius (Eds.) ISBN: 978-88-98161-12-6 2018.

DANUTE VAIČIUKYNIENĖ, RUBEN PAUL BORG, A. KANTAUTAS, V. BOCULLO, V. VAIČIUKYNAS, 2018. The influence of sulphur slime on the properties of alkali binding material from biomass bottom ashes. Materials Science and Engineering, 442(012015),.

DANUTĖ VAIČIUKYNIENĖ, RUBEN PAUL BORG, ANDRIUS KIELĖ and ARAS KANTAUTAS, 2018. Alkali-Activated Blends of Calcined AlF3 Production Waste and Clay. Ceramics International Journal, Elsevier, 44(11), pp. 12573-12579.

FARRUGIA, C., BORG, R.P., BUHAGIAR, J. and FERRARA, L., 2018. Application of Lynsinibacillus sphaericus for Concrete Crack Healing using different Calcium Sources, RILEM Publications Sarl PRO 121, SynerCrete 18 Interdisciplinary Approaches for Cement-based Materials and Structural Concrete 2018, pp. 1053-1058.

LIBERATO FERRARA, TIM VAN MULLEM, MARIA CRUZ ALONSO, PAOLA ANTONACI, RUBEN PAUL BORG, ESTEFANIA CUENCA, ANTHONY JEFFERSON, ALVA PELED, PUI-LAM NG, MARTA ROIG, MERCEDEZ SANCHEZ, PEDRO SERNA ROS, DIDIER SNOECK, CHRISTOF SCHROEFL, JEAN MARC TULLIANI, TIM VAN MULLEM and NELE DE BELIE, 2018. Experimental characterization of the self-healing capacity of cement based materials and its effects on the material performance: a state of the art report by COST Action SARCOS WG2, Construction and Building Materials, 167, pp. 115-142.

LIBORIO CAVALERI, RUBEN PAUL BORG, F.P. LA MANTIA, VINCENZO LIGUORI, 2018. Quarry limestone dust as fine aggregate for concrete. Materials Science and Engineering, 442(012003),.

MANSOR, A.M., ELSHAB, A.A., BORG, R.P. and HAMED, A., 2018. Effect of Marble Powder Waste on the properties of Self Compacting Concrete, RILEM Publication Sarl PRO 121, SynerCrete 18 Interdisciplnary Approaches for Cement-based Materials and Structural Concrete 2018, pp. 165-170.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, 2018. Preface, fib International Conference, Sustainable Concrete: Materials and Structures, fib International Conference Proceedings, International Federation for Structural Concrete & University of Malta, Malta, ISBN 978-99957-816-4-4, ISBN 978-99957-816-5-1 (ebook)
   
2018.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, AHMED HAMED, RAMADAN EDREIS, ALI MANSOR, 2018. Characterization of Libyan Metakaolin and its effects on the mechanical properties of mortar. Materials Science and Engineering, 442(012005),.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, NEVEEN HAMZA, CONOR NORTON, CHRISTOS EFSTATHIADES, MANTAS MARCIUKAITIS, 2018. Urban Wind Energy: Social, Environmental and Planning Considerations, Paper TS2.1.1, in Wind Energy Harvesting; Focusing on exploitation of the Mediterranean Area, Proceedings, International Conference, Baniotopolous C. et.al. (Eds.), Cost Action TU1304-WINERCOST & Marie Skłodowska-Curie ITN 643167-2014 Aeolus4future, 21-23 March 2018,  2018.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, PETR HAJEK, DAVID FERNANDEZ ORDONEZ, 2018. Introduction: Sustainable Concrete: Materials and Structures, fib International Conference Proceedings, International Federation for Structural Concrete & University of Malta, Malta, ISBN 978-99957-816-4-4, ISBN 978-99957-816-5-1 (ebook) 2018.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, PETR HAJEK, DAVID FERNANDEZ ORDONEZ, ed, 2018. Sustainable Concrete: Materials and Structures
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Malta: fib.

STEPHEN SAMMUT, EDWARD GATT, RUBEN PAUL BORG, 2018. Chloride ion detection through the voltage response of a galvanic pair. Materials Science and Engineering, 442(012020),.

BANIOTOPOULOS C., BORRI C., BLOCKEN B., HASSAN H., VELJKOVIC M., MORBIATO T., BORG R.P., HAMZA N., EFTHYMIOU E., MANDARA A., RICCIARDELLI F., AVOSSA A.M., ed, 2017. Advances in Wind Energy Technology.

BANIOTOPOULOS C.C., BORRI C., HEMIDA H., VELJKOVIC M., MORBIATO T., BORG R.P., HUBER S. and EFTHYMIOU E., eds, 2017. Wind Energy Harvesting, Winercost 2017, International Conference, 20-21 April 2017, Coimbra, Portugal, Winercost Wind Energy Technology Reconsideration to Enhance the Concept of Smart Cities, TU1304. ISBN 9789899922648, e Book ISBN 9789899922655.: University of Coimbra, Portugal.

BORG R.P., GATT E. and SAMMUT S., 2017. Chloride-ion detection in concrete through galvanic voltage and resistivity  Jordan Journal of Civil Engineering, 11(4), pp. 638-645.

BORG, R.P., 2017. A Methodology for the Quality Assessment of the Theatre. In: V.A. CREMONA, ed, Capitalising on Culture: Malta and the European Capital of Culture.  Mediterranean Studies Book Series No.1. edn. Malta: Journal of Mediterranean Studies, .

D’AMICO S., GALEA P., BORG R.P. and BONELLO M., 2017. Georisks in the Mediterranean, Preface. Springer Natural Hazards Journal, (Special Issue: Georisks in the Mediterranean),.

D’AMICO S., IMPOSA S., PANZERA F., LOMBARDO G., BETTI M., MUSCAT R., BORG R.P. and GRASSI S., 2017. Evaluating dynamic behaviour of historical buildings through ambient seismic noise measurement and numerical modelling, MEKO - Metrology for Archaeology and Cultural Heritage 2017.

DANUTĖ VAIČIUKYNIENĖ, RUBEN PAUL BORG, ANDRIUS KIELE and ARAS KANTAUTAS, , 2017. Alkali Activated Calcined AlF3 Production Waste - Clay Blends, XXIII Nordic Concrete Research Symposium 2017, pp. 7-10.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, 2017. Failure to Resilience: Oration at the University of Malta. Malta: University of Malta.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, 2017. Urban Wind Energy: Social, Planning and Environmental Considerations, Advances in Wind Energy Technology, 3rd International Training School, Baniotopoulos C., et.al. (Eds.), Naples, 23th April – 28th April 2017, COST Action TU1304 WINERCOST, ISBN 978-88-908575-4-6 2017.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, NEVEEN HAMZA, 2017. Wind Imaginaries Workshop: The Challenge of Societal Acceptance of Urban Wind Energy, Advances in Wind Energy Technology, 3rd International Training School, Baniotopoulos C., et.al. (Eds.), Naples, 23th April – 28th April 2017, COST Action TU1304 WINERCOST, ISBN 978-88-908575-4-6 2017.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, CHARLO BRIGUGLIO, DANUTE VAICIUKYNIENE and VYTAUTAS BOCULLO, , 2017. Preliminary Investigation of Geopolymer Binder from Waste Materials. Romanian Journal of Materials - Revista Romana de Materiale, 47(3), pp. 370-378.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, ESTEFANÍA CUENCA, ENRICO MARIA GASTALDO and LIBERATO FERRARA, 2017. Crack sealing capacity in chloride-rich environments of mortars containing different cement substitutes and crystalline admixtures. Journal of Sustainable Cement Based Materials, Taylor and Francis, Published online 07 Dec 2017.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, MADALENA ZAMMIT, DANIEL GIOVIO, ESTEFANÍA CUENCA, LIBERATO FERRARA and ENRICO MARIA GASTALDO, 2017. Self-healing capacity of cracks in cementitious mortars with crystalline additives exposed to chloride rich environments, (Capacità di auto-riparazione delle fessure in malte cementizie con additivi cristallini esposte ad ambienti ricchi di cloruri). In Concreto, 150(Special Issue),.

SAMMUT S., GATT E. and BORG R.P., 2017. Chloride-ion detection in concrete through galvanic and resistivity methods,  International Conference, Jordan University of Science and Technology, ISBN 02 724 2388 2017.

VICKI ANN CREMONA, RUBEN PAUL BORG, SEAN BUHAGIAR and KEITH CHETCUTI, 2017. Spazji Teatrali: A Catalogue of Theatre Space in Malta and Gozo. . 2016 Edition edn. Malta: Malta Arts Council & Valletta Capital of Culture 2018 V18 Foundation, Malta.

VYTAUTAS BOCULLO, DANUTĖ VAIČIUKYNIENĖ, ARAS KANTAUTAS, RUBEN P. BORG and CHARLO BRIGUGLIO, , 2017. Alkaline Activation of Hybrid Cements Binders Based on Industrial by-Products. Journal of Sustainable Architecture and Civil Engineering, 2(19), pp. 65-73.

VYTAUTAS BOCULLO, DANUTĖ VAIČIUKYNIENĖ, GITANA ŠUKAITYTĖ, ARAS KANTAUTAS and RUBEN P. BORG, , 2017. Mortar Produced with Sulphur Slime Aggregate. Journal of Sustainable Architecture and Civil Engineering, 2(19), pp. 49-56.

ALI M. MANSOR, AHMED M.M.HAMED and RUBEN PAUL BORG, , 2016. Effect of silica fume on High Performance Concrete Strength, SBE 16 Malta: Europe and the Mediterranean Towards a Sustainable Built Environment, Proceedings International Conference, Ruben Paul Borg, Paul Gauci, Cyril Spiteri Staines, (Eds.) 16th – 18th March 2016, Gutenberg Press, Malta, ISBN 9789995709358 2016.

BANIOTOPOULOS C.C., BORRI C., HEMIDA H., VELJKOVIC M., MORBIATO T., BORG R.P., HUBER S., EFTHYMIOU E. and GIORGIOS STAVROULAKIS, eds, 2016. Advances in Wind Energy Technology, 2nd International Training School, Chania Crete, 2016, Winercost Wind Energy Technology Reconsideration to Enhance the Concept of Smart Cities, TU1304. Technical University of Crete Press, Greece.

BORG R.P., 2016. Quality Assessment of Culture Space: The Theatre, ,  In: VICKI ANN CREMONA, ed, On Culture, Mapping Valletta 2018, ISBN 978-99932-7-564-0. European Capital of Culutre 2018 edn. Malta: Midsea Books, .

BORG, R.P., BALDACCHINO, O. and FERRARA, L., 2016. Early age performance and mechanical characteristics of recycled PET fibre reinforced concrete. Construction and Building Materials, 108(Elsevier), pp. 29-47.

D’AMICO S., GALEA P., FARRUGIA D. and BORG R.P., 2016. Using Ambient Noise for Investigating Cultural Heritage Sites and Evaluating Seismic Site Response, American Geophysical Union, AGU Fall Meeting, 12-16 December 2016. 2016.

MANSOR, A.M., HAMED, A.M. and BORG, R.P., 2016. Effect of fine clay brick waste on the properties of self compacting concrete, SBE 16 Sustainable Built Environment, Malta 2016.

PERSICO, R., MATERA, L., D'AMICO, S., BORG, R. and GALEA, P., 2016. Integrated GPR and passive seismic investigations at cultural heritage sites: Case studies in Malta, IEEE, Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR), 2016 16th International Conference 2016, IEEE, pp. 1-4.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, 2016. Energy Efficiency in Buildings: The BUILDUP Skills Project Malta. In: JAUME ROSET CALZADA, INGRID KALTENEGGER, JO PATTERSON and FABRIZIO VARRIALE, eds, Smart Energy Regions: Skills, Knowledge, Training & Supply Chains; COST Action TU1104, Edition: 1, Chapter: Skills, Knowledge and Training, ISBN: 978-1-899895-21-2. 1 edn. UK: The Welsh School of Architecture, Cardiff University, pp. 97-102.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, 2016. Sustainable Built Environment and Social Justice, Introduction, SBE 16 Malta, Europe and the Mediterranean Towards a Sustainable Built Environment, Proceedings International Conference, Ruben Paul Borg, Paul Gauci, Cyril Spiteri Staines, (Eds.) 16th – 18th March 2016, Gutenberg Press, Malta, ISBN 9789995709358 2016.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, ANDREW PSAILA and MARK VASSALLO, 2016. Insulated Panel Construction System: EVG 3D. In: JAUME ROSET CALZADA, INGRID KALTENEGGER, JO PATTERSON and FABRIZIO VARRIALE, eds, Smart Energy Regions: Skills, Knowledge, Training & Supply Chains; COST Action TU1104, Chapter: Supply Chains, Publisher:  ISBN: 978-1-899895-21-2. 1 edn. UK: The Welsh School of Architecture, Cardiff University, UK, pp. 190-197.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, CHARLO BRIGUGLIO, DANUTE VAICIUKYNIENE and VYTAUTAS BOCULLO, , 2016. Geopolymer Binder from Waste Materials, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference Advanced Construction, October 2016, ISSN 2029-1213. 2016.

RUBEN PAUL BORG and IVAN BARTOLO, 2016. Green Building Products and Technology: EcoBuild, SBE 16 Malta: Europe and the Mediterranean Towards a Sustainable Built Environment, Proceedings International Conference, Ruben Paul Borg, Paul Gauci, Cyril Spiteri Staines, (Eds.) 16th – 18th March 2016, Gutenberg Press, Malta, ISBN 9789995709358 2016.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, PAUL GAUCI and CYRIL SPITERI STAINES, eds, 2016. SBE 16 Malta: Europe and the Mediterranean Towards a Sustainable Built Environment, Proceedings International Conference, 16th – 18th March 2016. Malta: SBE Malta.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, PAUL GAUCI and CYRIL SPITERI STAINES, , eds, 2016. SBE 16 Malta: Europe and the Mediterranean Towards a Sustainable Built Environment, Conference, Exhibition & Workshop Programme, 16th – 18th March 2016, Malta: SBE Malta.

SANT, R. and BORG, R.P., 2016. Review of Green Building Rating Tools and their application in Malta, CESB 2016 Central Europe towards Sustainable Building: Innovations for Sustainable Future 2016, Prague Technical University, Czech Republic, pp. 1460-1467.

TORPIANO, A., BONELLO, M., BORG, R.P., SAPIANO, P. and ELLUL, A.M., 2016. The development of a seismic vulnerability assessment methodology for contemporary loadbearing masonry buildings in the Maltese Islands. International Journal of Sustainable Materials and Structural Systems, 2(3-4), pp. 283-307.

BANIOTOPOULOS C.C., BORRI C., HEMIDA H., VELJKOVIC M., MORBIATO T., BORG R.P., HUBER S. and EFTHYMIOU E., eds, 2015. Advances in Wind Energy Technology, International Training School Malta, 26-30th May 2015, Malta: University of Malta.

BANIOTOPOULOS L. and BORG R.P., 2015. Advances in Wind Energy Technology, Preface, Advances in Wind Energy Technology, Ed. Baniotopoulos C.C. et al., Proceedings of International Training School, 26-30 May 2015, Winercost Wind Energy Technology Reconsideration to Enhance the Concept of Smart Cities, TU1304, University of Malta, Malta. ISBN 9789995781637 2015.

BANIOTOPOULOS, C., BORRI, C., BLOCKEN, B., HEMIDA, H., VELJKOVIC, M., MORBIATO, T., BORG, R., HUBER, S. and EFTHYMIOU, E., eds, 2015. Trends and challenges for wind energy harvesting: workshop, March 30-31, 2015, Coimbra, Portugal. Coimbra, Portugal: .

BERTASIENE, A., BORG, R.P. and AZZOPARDI, B., 2015. A review of Life Cycle Impact Analysis of Wind Turbines, Trends and Challenges for Wind Energy Harvesting, Ed. Baniotopoulos C.C. et al., Proceedings of Workshop, 30-31 March 2015, Winercost Wind Energy Technology Reconsideration to Enhance the Concept of Smart Cities, University of Coimbra, Portugal. ISBN 9789899843585. 2015.

BORG R.P. and HUBER S., 2015. Wind Energy Technology: Social, Environmental and Planning Considerations, Advances in Wind Energy Technology, Ed. Baniotopoulos C.C. et al., Proceedings of International Training School, 26-30 May 2015, Winercost Wind Energy Technology Reconsideration to Enhance the Concept of Smart Cities, TU1304, University of Malta, Malta. ISBN 9789995781637
 
2015.

BORG, R.P., D'AMICO, S. and GALEA, P., 2015. Earthquake and People: The Maltese experience of the 1908 Messina Earthquake. Earthquakes and their Impact on Society. Springer Natural Hazard, .

BORG, R.P. and HUBER, S.E., 2015. Social, Environmental and Planning Considerations of Wind Energy Technology in the Built Environment. Trends and Challenges for Wind Energy Harvesting, Ed. Baniotopoulos C.C. et al., Proceedings of Workshop, 30-31 March 2015, Winercost Wind Energy Technology Reconsideration to Enhance the Concept of Smart Cities, University of Coimbra, Portugal. ISBN 9789899843585. 2015.

CICERO C., BONELLO M., BORG R.P. and LOMBARDO G., 2015. Chapter 2: Implementation of the New Expeditious Method for Siesmic Vulnerability Assessment: Malta. Establishment of an Integrated Italy-Malta Cross-Border System of Civil protection: Engineering Aspects Ed. Chiara Cicero and Grazia Lombardo, SIMIT (2007-2013) Aracne Editrice srl, Italia. ISBN 9788854882577. Italy: Aracne Editrice srl, .

CICERO C., BORG R.P., BONELLO M. and LOMBARDO G., 2015. Preliminary Assessment of the Seismic Vulnerability of Load-bearing Masonry Buildings in Malta through Numerical Modelling, Georisks in the Mediterranean and their Mitigation, Ed. Galea P., Borg R.P., Farrugia D., Agius M.R., D’Amico S., Torpiano A., Bonello M., Proceedings of International Conference, 20th - 21st July 2015, SIMIT Project. University of Malta, Valletta, ISBN 9788898161225 2015.

CYRIL SPITERI STAINES and RUBEN PAUL BORG, 2015. Challenges in the Implementation of Wind Energy Technology in Malta, Advances in Wind Energy Technology, Ed. Baniotopoulos C.C. et al., Proceedings of International Training School, 26-30 May 2015, Winercost Wind Energy Technology Reconsideration to Enhance the Concept of Smart Cities, TU1304, University of Malta, Malta. ISBN 9789995781637 2015.

GALEA P., BORG R.P., FARRUGIA D., AGIUS M.R., D’AMICO S., TORPIANO A. and BONELLO M., , eds, 2015. Georisks in the Mediterranean and their Mitigation, Proceedings of International Conference, 20th - 21st July 2015, SIMIT Project. Malta: University of Malta.

GALEA P., D’AMICO S., AGIUS M.R., BONELLO M., BORG R.P., FARRUGIA D., LOMBARDO G, PANZERA F. and TORPIANO A., eds, 2015. Earthquake Lessons: A simple journey into our planet and what makes it shake, SIMIT Project. Italia Malta 2007-2013. Italy: Mistral Services sas.

HUBER S. and BORG R.P., 2015. Non-Technical Issues of Wind Power in the Built Environment: Acceptance Issues, Advances in Wind Energy Technology, Ed. Baniotopoulos C.C. et al., Proceedings of International Training School, 26-30 May 2015, Winercost Wind Energy Technology Reconsideration to Enhance the Concept of Smart Cities, TU1304, University of Malta, Malta. ISBN 9789995781637 2015.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, , 2015. Research in Cement Bound Materials and Concrete Structures, International Workshop, April 2015, Towards the Next Generation of Standards for service life of cement based materials and structures, TU1404, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. 2015.

RUBEN PAUL BORG and REUBEN GRIMA, 2015. Xrobb il-Ghagin Revisited; recovery and discovery. Malta Archaeological Review, 2010-2011(10),.

TORPIANO A., BONELLO M., BORG R.P., SAPIANO P. and ELLUL A.E., 2015. The Development of a Rapid Empirical Seismic Vulnerability Assessment Methodology for Contemporary Load-Bearing Masonry Buildings in the Maltese Islands, Georisks in the Mediterranean and their Mitigation, Ed. Galea P., Borg R.P., Farrugia D., Agius M.R., D’Amico S., Torpiano A., Bonello M., Proceedings of International Conference, 20th - 21st July 2015, SIMIT Project. University of Malta, Valletta, ISBN 9788898161225 2015.

TORPIANO A., BONELLO M., BORG R.P., SAPIANO P. and ELLUL A.M., 2015. Chapter 10: A Methodology for the seismic vulnerability assessment of load-bearing masonry buildings in Malta. Establishment of an Integrated Italy-Malta Cross-Border System of Civil protection: Engineering Aspects Ed. Chiara Cicero and Grazia Lombardo, SIMIT (2007-2013) Aracne Editrice srl, Italia. ISBN 9788854882577.
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Italy: Aracne Editrice srl, .

BORG RUBEN PAUL, ed, 2014. Innovation in Consolidation and Restoration with Steel: Massimo Mariani. Malta: BICC Building Industry Consultative Council, CNI Consiglio Nazionale degli Ingegneri Italia, Istittuo Italiano di Cultura Malta,.

BORG, R.P., 2014. Sustainable Concrete; Application of waste materials in concrete and self compacting concrete, Department of Civil and Structural Engineering, University of Sheffield, UK.

BORG, R.P., INDIRLI, M., ROMAGNOLI, F., ROCHAS, C. and KUZŅECOVA, T., 2014. The ANDROID case study; Venice and its territory: vulnerability and resilience in multi-hazard scenarios. Procedia Economics and Finance, 18, pp. 825-836.

BUHAGIAR V., BORG S.P., AZZOPARDI M. and BORG R.P., 2014. Smart Energy Regions: Malta. In: PHIL JONES, ed, In Smart Energy Regions, Ed. Jones Ph. et al, COST TU1104 Smart Energy Regions, UK. ISBN- 978-1-899895-14-4. UK: .

INDIRLI M., KNEZIC S., BORG R.P., KALUARACHCHI Y. and ROMAGNOLI F, 2014. Venice and its territory: multi-hazard scenarios, vulnerability assessment, disaster resilience and mitigation, Enhancing Resilience of historic cities to flooding and anthropogenic impacts: success and failures in the Italian experience, 4-5th November 2014, Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Rome, Italy. 2014.

INDIRLI, M., KNEZIC, S., BORG, R.P., KALUARACHCHI, Y., RANGUELOV, B., ROMAGNOLI, F. and ROCHAS, C., 2014. The ANDROID case study; Venice and its territory: a general overview. Procedia Economics and Finance, 18, pp. 837-848.

MAURIZIO INDIRLI, SNJEZANA KNEZIC, RUBEN P. BORG, YAMUNA KALUARACHCHI, BOYKO RANGUELOVE, FRANCESCO ROMAGNOLI and CLAUDIO ROCHAS, 2014. The ANDROID case study; Venice and its territory: a general overview, 4th International Conference on Building Resilience, Building Resilience 2014, 8-10 September 2014, Salford Quays, United Kingdom. 2014.

RUBEN P. BORG, MAURIZIO INDIRLI, FRANCESCO ROMAGNOLI, CLAUDIO ROCHAS and TATJANA KUZŅECOVA, 2014. The ANDROID case study; Venice and its territory: vulnerability and resilience in multi-hazard scenarios, 4th International Conference on Building Resilience, Building Resilience 2014, 8-10 September 2014, Salford Quays, United kingdom. 2014.

RUBEN PAUL BORG, 2014. Innovation in Consolidation and Restoration with Steel: Massimo Mariani; Editorial, In: RUBEN PAUL BORG, ed, Innovation in Consolidation and Restoration with Steel, Building Industry Consultative Council, Malta ISBN 978 99957 0 762 0. 1 edn. Malta: BICC, .

RUBEN PAUL BORG, 2014. The Life Cycle Analysis of Aggregate: A Review, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference, Advanced Construction, Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania. 2014.

RUBEN PAUL BORG and GEORGE CASSAR, , 2014. Footbridges in Malta. In: GORAZD HUMAR, ed, Footbridges Small is Beautiful, ISBN 978-961-6801-02-7. 2014 edn. Ljubljana, Slovenia: ECCE European Council of Civil Engineers, .

BORG R.P., HAJPAL M. and TOROK A., 2013. The Fire Performance of Limestone: Characterisation strategy for the fire performance of Maltese & Hungarian limestone, International Conference Proceedings, Application of Structural Fire Engineering, Ed. Wald F. et. al., 19-20 April 2013, Prague, Czech Republic. ISBN 978-80-01-05204-4. 2013.

INDIRLI, M., KOURIS, L.A.S., FORMISANO, A., BORG, R.P. and MAZZOLANI, F.M., 2013. Seismic damage assessment of unreinforced masonry structures after the Abruzzo 2009 earthquake: the case study of the historical centres of L'Aquila and Castelvecchio Subequo. International Journal of Architectural Heritage, Vol. 7, pp. 536-578.

BORG R.P, 2012. Session 2: The Assessment of Quality of the Suburban Building Stock and Quality Standards. Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, Proceedings of International Conference, 20-21 April 2012, Ferrara, Italy; Ed. Di Giulio R., Borg R.P., Brunoro S., Nevalainen J., Piaia E., Selih J., Wetzel C., Wedebrunn O, Buhagiar V., Gauci P.;  Publisher UnifePress, Ferrara, Italy. Ferrara, Italy: UnifePress, .

BORG R.P., 2012. Seismic Damage Assessment of Structures: Case Study of the Abruzzo 2009 Earthquake; Reducing Earthquake Losses in the Extended Mediterranean Region, Ed. F.Simon, P.Galea, J.Torres; UNESCO & US Geological Survey; UNESCO-RELEMR 32nd International Workshop, 13-16th February 2012, University of Malta. 2012.

BORG R.P., GAUCI P. and BORG AXISA G., 2012. The Suburban Atlas, St Lucija Malta, In: DI GIULIO R., BORG R.P., BRUNORO S., BUHAGIAR V., NEVALAINEN J., PIAIA E., SELIH J., WEDEBRUNN O, WETZEL C. and AVESANI G, eds, The Suburban Atlas. Italy: Alinea Press, .

BORG R.P. and YILMAZ S., 2012. Seismic Vulnerability and Damage Assessment of the Suburban Building Stock, Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, Volume 2; Ed. Di Giulio R., Borg R.P., Brunoro S., Nevalainen J., Piaia E., Selih J., Wetzel C., Wedebrunn O, Buhagiar V., Gauci P.; Publisher UnifePress, Ferrara, Italy. 2012.

BORG R.P. and YILMAZ S., 2012. Seismic Vulnerability and Damage Assessment of the Suburban Building Stock (Abstract), Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, Proceedings of International Conference, 20-21 April 2012, Ferrara, Italy; Ed. Di Giulio R., Borg R.P., Brunoro S., Nevalainen J., Piaia E., Selih J., Wetzel C., Wedebrunn O, Buhagiar V., Gauci P.; Publisher UnifePress, Ferrara, Italy. 2012.

DI GIULIO R., BORG R.P., BRUNORO S., BUHAGIAR V., NEVALAINEN J., PIAIA E., SELIH J., WEDEBRUNN O, WETZEL C. and AVISANI G., eds, 2012. The Suburban Atlas. Italy: Alinea Press.

DI GIULIO R., BORG R.P., BRUNORO S., BUHAGIAR V., NEVALAINEN J., PIAIA E., SELIH J., WEDEBRUNN O, WETZEL C. and AVISANI G., eds, 2012. Suburbanscapes. Italy: Alinea Press.

DI GIULIO R., BORG R.P., BRUNORO S., NEVALAINEN J., PIAIA E., SELIH J., WETZEL C., WEDEBRUNN O, BUHAGIAR V. and GAUCI P., eds, 2012. Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, Proceedings of International Conference, 20-21 April 2012, Ferrara, Italy. Ferrara, Italy.: UnifePress.

DI GIULIO R., BORG R.P., BRUNORO S., NEVALAINEN J., PIAIA E., SELIH J., WETZEL C., WEDEBRUNN O, BUHAGIAR V. and GAUCI P., eds, 2012. Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, Volume 2 Ferrara, Italy.: UnifePress.

GAUCI P. and BORG R.P., 2012. Current initiatives in the upgrading of housing stock in Malta, Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, Volume 2; Ed. Di Giulio R., Borg R.P., Brunoro S., Nevalainen J., Piaia E., Selih J., Wetzel C., Wedebrunn O, Buhagiar V., Gauci P.; Publisher UnifePress, Ferrara, Italy. 2012.

GAUCI P. and BORG R.P., 2012. Current initiatives in the upgrading of housing stock in Malta (Abstract), Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, Proceedings of International Conference, 20-21 April 2012, Ferrara, Italy; Ed. Di Giulio R., Borg R.P., Brunoro S., Nevalainen J., Piaia E., Selih J., Wetzel C., Wedebrunn O, Buhagiar V., Gauci P.; Publisher UnifePress, Ferrara, Italy. 2012.

NEVALAINEN J. and BORG R.P., 2012. The Assessment of Quality of the Suburban Building Stock and Quality Standards, Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, Volume 2; Ed. Di Giulio R., Borg R.P., Brunoro S., Nevalainen J., Piaia E., Selih J., Wetzel C., Wedebrunn O, Buhagiar V., Gauci P.; Publisher UnifePress, Ferrara, Italy. 2012.

NEVALAINEN J. and BORG R.P., 2012. The Assessment of Quality of the Suburban Building Stock and Quality Standards (Abstract), Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, Proceedings of International Conference, 20-21 April 2012, Ferrara, Italy; Ed. Di Giulio R., Borg R.P., Brunoro S., Nevalainen J., Piaia E., Selih J., Wetzel C., Wedebrunn O, Buhagiar V., Gauci P.; Publisher UnifePress, Ferrara, Italy. 2012.

NEVALAINEN J. and BORG R.P., 2012. Chapter 2: The Assessment of quality of suburban Building Stock and Quality Standards Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, Volume 2; Ed. Di Giulio R., Borg R.P., Brunoro S., Nevalainen J., Piaia E., Selih J., Wetzel C., Wedebrunn O, Buhagiar V., Gauci P.; Publisher UnifePress, Ferrara, Italy. Ferrara edn. Italy: UnifePress, .

NEVALAINEN J. and BORG R.P., 2012. Chapter 2: The Suburban Building Stock and Quality Standards. Suburbanscapes, Ed. Di Giulio R., Borg R.P., Brunoro S., Buhagiar V.,Nevalainen J., Piaia E., Selih J., Wedebrunn O, Wetzel C., Avesani G.;  Publisher Alinea Press, Italy. Italy: Alinea Press, .

NEVALAINEN J. and BORG R.P., 2012. The Suburban Building Stock and Quality Standards. In: DI GIULIO R., BORG R.P., BRUNORO S., BUHAGIAR V., NEVALAINEN J., PIAIA E., SELIH J., WEDEBRUNN O., WETZEL C. and AVESANI G, eds, Suburbanscapes, Publisher Alinea Press, Italy. Italy: Alinea Press, .

BORG R.P. and MAZZOLANI F.M., 2011. The Seismic and Volcanic vulnerabiltiy of Architectural Heritage: The Vesuvian Villas In: RUBEN PAUL BORG, ed, Challenges in Conservation of Architectural Heritage
ISBN 978-99957-0-133-8.
Malta: Kamra tal-Periti, Malta, in collaboration with University of Malta, University of Naples “Federico II”, University of Ferrara TekneHub Emilia-Romagna Construction Technology Platform & Tecnopolo Universita’ di Ferrara, .

BORG R.P. and SPITERI STAINES C., 2011. Rehabilitation Strategy: Sustainable Development Centre, Malta, Sustainability of Constructions, Towards a Better Built Environment, Proceedings of the International Conference; Ed. Braganca L et al; Final Conference of the COST Action C25; Innsbruck, 3-5 February 2011. ISBN 9789995781606 2011.

BORG RUBEN PAUL, TORPIANO ALEX, BEZZINA ALEX, GRECH PHILIP, DION BUHAGIAR and VINCENT CASSAR, eds, 2011. Sustainable Development: Civil Engineering & the Built Environment, Proceedings International Conference. Malta: European Council of Civil Engineers & Kamra Tal-Periti;.

BORG, R.P. and BRAGANÇA, L., 2011. Education in Civil Engineering: Sustainable Construction, Sustainable Development: Civil Engineering & the Built Environment, European Council of Civil Engineers & Kamra Tal-Periti; Proceedings International Conference, Malta, ISBN 9789995700317
 
2011.

BORG, R.P., ed, 2011. Challenges in conservation of architectural heritage. Kamra tal-Periti, Malta.

BRAGANÇA L, KOUKKARI H, BLOK R, GERVÁSIO H, VELJKOVIC M, BORG R.P., LANDOLFO R, UNGUREANU V and SCHAUR C, 2011. Sustainability of Constructions, Towards a Better Built Environment, Foreword, Sustainability of Constructions, Towards a Better Built Environment, Proceedings of the International Conference; Ed. Braganca L et al; Final Conference of the COST Action C25; Innsbruck, 3-5 February 2011. ISBN 9789995781606 2011.

BRAGANÇA L, KOUKKARI H, BLOK R, GERVÁSIO H, VELJKOVIC M, BORG R.P., LANDOLFO R, UNGUREANU V and SCHAUR C, eds, 2011. Sustainability of Constructions, Towards a Better Built Environment, Proceedings of the International Conference; Final Conference of the COST Action C25; COST C25 edn.

BRAGANÇA LUÍS, KOUKKARI HELI, BLOK RIJK, GERVÁSIO HELENA, VELJKOVIC MILAN, PLEWAKO ZBIGINIEW and BORG RUBEN PAUL, eds, 2011. Volume 1, Integrated Approach Towards Sustainable Constructions; Report of the Cooperative Activities, COST Action C25, COST C25 edn.

BRAGANZA L., KOUKKARI H., VELJKOVIC M. and BORG R.P., , 2011. Education for Sustainable Construction COST C25 International Symposium and Training School, Malta, 2010.  Volume 1, Integrated Approach Towards Sustainable Constructions, Report of the Cooperative Activities, COST Action C25, Sustainability of Constructions, Integrated Approach to Life-time Structural Engineering, ISBN 9789995781613.

BUHAGIAR V., BORG R.P., NORVAISIENE R. and HUNYADI Z., 2011. Façade-cladding systems (ETICS): an overview of their environmental impact - a holistic approach towards conformity with the EPBD. Comparison: Lithuania, Hungary and Malta; Part 5.3. Volume 1, Integrated Approach Towards Sustainable Constructions, Report of the Cooperative Activities, COST Action C25, Sustainability of Constructions, Integrated Approach to Life-time Structural Engineering, ISBN 9789995781613.

D’AMICO, S., GALEA, P., BORG, R.P. and LOTTERI, A., 2011. Earthquake ground-motion Scenario; Case study for the Xemxija Bay Area, Malta, Sustainable Development: Civil Engineering & the Built Environment, European Council of Civil Engineers & Kamra Tal-Periti; Proceedings International Conference, Malta, ISBN 9789995700317 2011.

PORTIOLI F., D‘ANIELLO M., CADONI E., BORG R.P. and HECHLER O., 2011. Demolition and deconstruction of bridges. Volume 2, Integrated Approach to Life-time Structural Engineering, Report of the Cooperative Activities, COST Action C25, Sustainability of Constructions, Integrated Approach to Life-time Structural Engineering, ISBN 9789995781620.

ROSSI B., LUKIC I., IQBAL N., DU G., CREGG D., BORG R. P. and HALLER P., 2011. Life Cycle Impacts Assessment of Steel, Composite, Concrete and Wooden Columns, Sustainability of Constructions, Towards a Better Built Environment, Proceedings of the International Conference; Ed. Braganca L et al; Final Conference of the COST Action C25; Innsbruck, 3-5 February 2011. ISBN 9789995781606 2011.

SPITERI STAINES C., BORG R.P. and BORG J., 2011. A Sustainable Development Centre: Xrobb l-Ghagin Nature Park, Engineering Conference Malta 2011, Chamber of Engineers, Malta. 2011.

STOIAN V., DAN D., BUHAGIAR V. and BORG R.P., 2011. Reflective insulation materials to increase the energy efficiency in buildings; Part 6.5. Volume 1, Integrated Approach Towards Sustainable Constructions, Report of the Cooperative Activities, COST Action C25, Sustainability of Constructions, Integrated Approach to Life-time Structural Engineering, ISBN 9789995781613.

VELJKOVIC M., KOUKKARI H., BORG R. P., STOIAN V. and PLEWAKO Z., 2011. Overview on Eco-efficiency of Constructions; Part 5.1, Volume 1, Integrated Approach Towards Sustainable Constructions, Report of the Cooperative Activities, COST Action C25, Sustainability of Constructions, Integrated Approach to Life-time Structural Engineering, ISBN 9789995781613 2011.

VELJKOVIC M., KOUKKARI H. and BORG R.P., , 2011. Chapter 5 – Evaluation of Construction Materials and Products; Part II Eco-Efficiency; Volume 1, Integrated Approach Towards Sustainable Constructions, Report of the Cooperative Activities, COST Action C25, Sustainability of Constructions, Integrated Approach to Life-time Structural Engineering, ISBN 9789995781613.

ALTERIO, L., DE GREGORIO, D., FAGGIANO, B., DI FEO, P., FLORIO, G., FORMISANO, A., MAZZOLANI, F., CACACE, F., ZUCCARO, G. and BORG, R., 2010. Survey activity for the seismic and volcanic vulnerability assessment in the Vesuvian area: The golden mile villas, Proceedings of COST Action C26 Final Conference “Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic Events”. Naples, Italy, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, London 2010, pp. 647-652.

BORG R.P., 2010. Seismic Damage Assessment of Structures; L’Aquila Earthquake, April 2009. Seismicity and Earthquake Engineering: L’Aquila Earthquake of April 2009. Eds. R.P. Borg,  Kamra Tal-Periti, April 2010, Valletta, Malta. ISBN-978-99932-0-879-2 2010.

BORG R.P., 2010. Sustainable Rehabilitation Strategy: Sustainable Development Centre - Xrobb il-Ghagin Nature Park, Malta;  . Archipelago, Nature Trust Malta (NTM), Malta., 3(NTM),.

BORG R.P., 2010. Sustainable Rehabilitation Strategy; Xrobb il-Ghagin Sustainable Development Centre & Nature Park, Sustainable Construction, A Life Cycle Approach in Engineering, International Training School COST C25, Malta July 2010. ISBN 9789993209188. 2010.

BORG R.P., BORG AXISA G. and GAUCI P., 2010. Assessment of Quality of Suburban Building Stock: Indicators Matrix Santa Lucija, Malta; COST TU0701, Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, Malta, Ed. Di Giulio R. et al, 2010. ISBN 978-99932-0-880-8 2010.

BORG R.P., BORG AXISA G. and GAUCI P., 2010. Definition of Quality of Suburban Building Stock: Case Study Santa Lucija, Malta COST TU0701, Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, Malta, Ed. Di Giulio R. et al, 2010. ISBN 978-99932-0-880-8 2010.

BORG R.P. and FARRUGIA C., 2010. The potential use of Waste Tyre fibres in Concrete, Sustainable Construction, A Life Cycle Approach in Engineering, International Symposium, COST C25, Malta, July 2010. ISBN9789993209171. 2010.

BORG R.P., GAUCI P. and BORG AXISA G., , 2010. Assessment of Quality of Suburban Building Stock: Case Study Santa Lucija, Malta, COST TU0701, Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, Malta, Ed. Di Giulio R. et al, 2010. ISBN 978-99932-0-880-8 2010.

BORG R.P. and NEVALAINEN J., 2010. Assessment of Quality of Suburban Building Stock; European Acoustics Association Symposium, and the 2nd Convention of the Associazione Italiana di Acustica, Florence, Italy. ISBN 9788888942322 2010.

BORG R.P., SPITERI STAINES C., BORG J. and FENECH C., 2010. A Sustainable Development Centre: Xrobb il-Ghagin Nature Park, Malta; Sustainable Building, affordable to all - Low Cost Sustainable Solutions; Portugal SB10, Portugal, Ed. Braganca L. et al, 2010. ISBN 978-989-96543-1-0 2010.

BORG R.P., VELJKOVIC M., KOUKKARI H. and BRAGANÇA L, 2010. Sustainable Construction, A Life Cycle Approach in Engineering, Foreword, International Symposium, COST C25, Malta, July 2010. ISBN9789993209171. 2010.

BORG R.P., VELJKOVIC M., KOUKKARI H. and BRAGANÇA L, , 2010. Sustainable Construction, A Life Cycle Approach in Engineering, Foreword  International Training School, COST C25, Malta, July 2010. ISBN 9789993209188. 2010.

BORG RUBEN P. and BORG PAUL P., 2010. Technical Lexicon, Maltese Technical Terminology & Definitions . Lexicon. COST Action C26 Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic events.Eds. Mazzolani F., CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, London. ISBN 9780415606868 CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, .

BORG, R.P. and INDIRLI M., , 2010. Chapter II-5; The Consequence of Volcanic Eruptions on Constructions. Technical Report. COST Action C26 Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic events. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, London. ISBN 9780415606868. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, .

BORG, R.P., INDIRLI M., ROSSETTO T. and KOURIS L.A., 2010. Damage Assessment Methodologies: L’Aquila Earthquake Field Investigations. Proceeding of the International Conference COST Action C26 Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic events, Naples, Italy, 16-18 September 2010. CRC Press,Taylor & Francis, London. ISBN 9780415606851 2010.

BORG, R.P., ed, 2010. Seismicity & earthquake engineering : L'Aquila earthquake of April 2009. Kamra tal-Periti, Malta.

BRAGANCA L, KOUKKARI H., VELJKOVIC M. and BORG R.P., eds, 2010. Sustainable Construction, A Life Cycle Approach in Engineering, International Symposium, COST C25, ESF European Science Foundation edn. Malta: .

BRAGANCA L, KOUKKARI H., VELJKOVIC M. and BORG R.P., eds, 2010. Sustainable Construction, A Life Cycle Approach in Engineering, International Training School, COST C25, ESF European Science Foundation edn.

COELHO C., BORG, R.P. and INDIRLI M., , 2010. Chapter II-4; The Consequence of Natural Disasters on Constructions. Technical Report.  COST Action C26 Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic events. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, London. ISBN 9780415606868. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, London, .

DE GREGORIO D., FAGGIANO B., FLORIO G., FORMISANO A., DE LUCIA T., TERRACCIANO G., MAZZOLANI F.M., CACACE F., CONTI G., DE LUCA G., FIORENTINO G., PENNONE C., ZUCCARO G., BORG R.P., COELHO C., GERASIMIDIS S. and INDIRLI M., 2010. Survey activity for the seismic and volcanic vulnerability assessment in the Vesuvian area: the historic centre and the residential area in Torre del Greco. Proceeding of the International Conference COST Action C26 Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic events, Naples, Italy, 16-18 September 2010. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, London. ISBN 9780415606851 2010.

DI GIULIO R., BORG R.P., BRUNORO S., NEVALAINEN J., SELIH J., WEDEBRUNN O., WETZEL C., PIAIA E., BUHAGIAR V. and GAUCI P., eds, 2010. Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock: Volume 1, Malta: .

FLORIO G., DE GREGORIO D., FORMISANO A., FAGGIANO B., DE LUCIA T., TERRACCIANO G., MAZZOLANI F.M., CACACE F., CONTI G., DE LUCA G., FIORENTINO G., PENNONE C., ZUCCARO G., BORG R.P., COELHO C., GERASIMIDIS S. and INDIRLI M., 2010. Survey activity for the seismic and volcanic vulnerability assessment in the Vesuvian area: relevant masonry and r.c. school buildings in Torre del Greco. Proceeding of the International Conference COST Action C26 Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic events, Naples, Italy, 16-18 September 2010. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, London. ISBN 9780415606851 2010.

KOURIS L.A., BORG R.P. and INDIRLI M., 2010. The L’Aquila Earthquake, April 6th, 2009: a review of seismic damage mechanisms. Proceeding of the International Conference COST Action C26 Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic events, Naples, Italy, 16-18 September 2010. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, London. ISBN 9780415606851 2010.

MAZZOLANI F.M., FAGGIANO B., FORMISANO A., DE GREGORIO D., ZUCCARO G., INDIRLI M. and BORG R.P., 2010. Survey activity for the volcanic vulnerability assessment in the Vesuvian area; the ‘quick’ methodology and the survey form. Proceeding of the International Conference COST Action C26 Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic events, Naples, Italy, 16-18 September 2010. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, London. ISBN 9780415606851 2010.

NARASIMHAN H., BORG R.P., CACACE F., ZUCCARO G., FABER M.H., DE GREGORIO D., FAGGIANO B., FORMISANO A., MAZZOLANI F. and INDIRLI M., 2010. Chapter V-5; A framework and guidelines for volcanic risk assessment. Technical Report. COST Action C26 Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic events. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, London. ISBN 9780415606868. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, .

NARASIMHAN H., BORG R.P., CACACE F., ZUCCARO G., FABER M.H., DE GREGORIO D., FAGGIANO B., FORMISANO A., MAZZOLANI F. and INDIRLI M., 2010. A framework and guidelines for volcanic risk assessment. Proceeding of the International Conference COST Action C26 Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic events, Naples, Italy, 16-18 September 2010. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, London. ISBN 9780415606851 2010.

NEVALAINEN J. and BORG R.P., 2010. The Assessment of Quality of Suburban Building Stock, COST TU0701 Conference Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, Malta, Ed. Di Giulio R. et al, 2010. ISBN 978-99932-0-880-8 2010.

NEVALAINEN J. and BORG R.P., 2010. Chapter 2: Assessment of Quality of Suburban Building Stock. COST TU0701, Improving the Quality of Suburban Building Stock, University of Malta, 2010. ISBN 978-99932-0-880-8. Malta: University of Malta, .

ROSSETTO T., KAPPOS A.J., KOURIS L.A., INDIRLI M., BORG R.P., LLOYD T.O. and SWORD-DANIELS V., 2010. Comparison of damage assessment methodologies for different natural hazards. Proceeding of the International Conference COST Action C26 Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic events, Naples, Italy, 16-18 September 2010. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, London. ISBN 9780415606851. 2010.

BORG, R.P., 2009. COST Action C26 Report. (2009), Report on The Survey activity for the volcanic vulnerability assessment in Torre del Greco (26-30 January 2009). COST ACTION C26 “Urban Habitat Constructions under Catastrophic Events”. WG 4: Risk assessment for catastrophic scenarios in urban areas. 1. Naples, Italy: COST Action C26.

M. GLAUMAN, A. GETACHEW and R.P.BORG, 2008. Basic LCA (Life Cycle Analysis) Application. Residential Building Case Study – Groskar, Sweden, Sustainability of Constructions, Proceedings of Workshop, Dresden Germany, Cost Action C25. Editors L. Braganza et al.(2008) ISBN: 978-3-86780-094-5 2008.

MAZZOLANI F., MISTAKIDIS E., BORG R.P., BYFIELD M., DE MATTEIS G., DUBINA D., INDIRLI M., MANDARA A., , MUZEAU J.P., WALD F. and WANG Y., eds, 2008. Urban Habitat Constructions Under Catastrophic Events. COST C26 edn.

R.P.BORG, 2008. Assessment of a Bridge Structure, Demolition & Recycling of Materials, Sustainability of Constructions, Proceedings of Workshop, Dresden Germany, Cost Action C25. Editors L. Braganza et al.(2008) ISBN: 978-3-86780-094-5 2008.

R.P.BORG, M. VELJKOVIC and Z. PLEWAKO, 2008. EcoEfficiency, Introduction to Chapter 3, Sustainability of Constructions, Proceedings of Workshop, Dresden Germany, Cost Action C25. Editors L. Braganza et al.(2008) ISBN: 978-3-86780-094-5 2008.

R.P.BORG, R.C.BORG and G.BORG AXISA, 2008. The Seismic Risk of Buildings in Malta Urban Habitat Constructions Under Catastrophic Events, Editors Mazzolani F. et al, COST Action C26, University of Malta (2008) ISBN 978-99909-44-40-2 2008.

R.P.BORG and S. MARINKOWIC, 2008. Life Cycle Assessment of Concrete, Proceedings of Workshop, Dresden Germany, Cost Action C25. Editors L. Braganza et al.(2008) ISBN: 978-3-86780-094-5 2008.

M.VELJKOVIC, Z.PLEWAKO and R.P.BORG, 2007. Chapter 2 - Eco-Efficiency. Sustainability of Constructions, Proceedings of Workshop, Lisbon Portugal, Editors L. Braganza et al. (SB 07 Conference & Cost Action C25). .

R.P.BORG, 2007. A Sustainable Waste Management Strategy: Construction & Demolition Waste, Sustainability of Constructions, Proceedings of Workshop, Lisbon Portugal (SB 07 Conference & Cost Action C25) Editors L. Braganza et al. (2007) ISBN: 978-989-20-0787-8. 2007.

R.P.BORG, 2007. Techniques of structural alterations and improvements in relation to the urban Building Envelope – Malta. In: ED. DI GIULIO R. ET AL, ed, Improving the Quality of Existing Urban Building Envelopes: Structures, Architectural Engineering Series, Volume 4, IOS Press, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands. COST Action C16, WG3A European Science Foundation, Brussels, Belgium. ISSN 1873-6033. 1 edn. Delft University of Technology: IOS Press, .

R.P.BORG and M. VELJKOVIC, 2007. EcoEfficiency, Introduction to Chapter 2, Sustainability of Constructions, Proceedings of Workshop, Lisbon Portugal (SB 07 Conference & Cost Action C25) Editors L. Braganza et al. (2007) ISBN: 978-989-20-0787-8. 2007.

V. BUHAGIAR and R.P.BORG, 2007. Needs for Improvements in the Building Envelope. In: ED. MELGAARD E ET AL, ed, Improving the Quality of Existing Urban Building Envelopes: Needs, Architectural Engineering Series, Volume 3 IOS Press, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands.COST Action C16, WG2 European Science Foundation, Brussels, Belgium. ISSN 1873-6033. 1 edn. Delft University of Technology: IOS Press, .

G. BORG AXISA and R.P.BORG, 2006. An assessment of the Changing Landscape in an Island State, Blu + Verde International Congress, May 2006, Milan, Italy. ISBN 88 7090 8615. 2006.

R.P.BORG, 2006. Practical solutions for ventilated ground slabs and roof slabs, Climamed 2006,Conference November 2006, Lyon, France. ISBN 2868341233. 2006.

R.P.BORG, 2006. The Thermal Performance of Ventilated Roofs, EPIC 2006 AIVC, EuropeanConference on Energy Performance & Indoor Climate in Buildings, November 2006, Lyon, France. ISBN 2868341225. 2006.

R.P.BORG and G. BORG AXISA, 2006. Quarrying and Inert Landfilling – A Landscape Assessment in Malta, Blu + Verde International Congress, May 2006, Milan, Italy. ISBN 88 7090 8615. 2006.

V. BUHAGIAR, R.P.BORG and C. ABELA, 2006. Investigating the Potential for Passive Cooling of Ventilated Roof Systems in Malta, World Renewable Energy Congress (W.R.E.C. IX), August 2006, Florence, Italy, Elsevier Publishers. ISBN 008 0450563. 2006.

G. BORG AXISA and R.P.BORG, , 2005. The Urban and Rural Texture of Mosta. In: CASSAR G., ed, Ex Annalibus Mustae, Mosta, Malta. ISBN 99932-0-373-4. 1 edn. Malta: Mosta LC, .

BORG, R.P., 2002. Shear Moment Analysis of High Strength Fibre Reinforced Concrete Beams, Department of Structural Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Italy.

CATTANEO, S., FAILLA, C., GUERRINI, G. and BORG, R.P., 2002. The Shear strength of high performance, fibre reinforced  concrete beams (Resistenza al Taglio di Travi con Armatura Lenta, realizzate in Calcestruzzo ad Alte Prestazioni Fibrorinforzato), Collegio Tecnici Della Industrializzazione Edilizia (C.T.E.), 14` Congresso, Mantova, Italy 2002.

LUIGI BIOLZI and RUBEN PAUL BORG, 2002. Shear - Moment Analysis of High Strength, Fibre reinforced Concrete Beams
 . Studi e Ricerche - Studies and Researches Journal Costruzioni in Cemento Armato, Scuola di Specializzazione F.lli Pesenti, Politecnico di Milano, Italcementi Spa, Bergamo Editore., 23(200),.

BORG, R.P., 1999. Aggregate absorption of bitumen in asphalt concrete mixtures, Faculty of Architecture and Civil Engineering, University of Malta.

  • BEN5003 - Research Methods and Tools
  • CNM1401 - Introduction to Forms of Construction
  • CNM1412 - Building Elements 1
  • CNM1421 - Materials and the Environment
  • CNM2411 - Building Elements 2
  • CNM2421 - Materials for Construction 1
  • CNM3411 - Concrete Construction Technology
  • CNM3421 - Degradation of Building Materials 1
  • CNM5421 - Engineering Materials
  • CNM5821 - Construction Management
  • CNM5852 - Post-Contract Management Systems
Research Activity:

Ultra High Durability High Performance Fibre Reinforced Self Compacting Concrete
Self-Healing of Cement Based Materials
Waste Materials & Industrial By-products in Concrete, Limestone Waste Recycling
Geopolymer Concrete
Durability Assessment, Repair & Restoration of Reinforced Concrete Structures
Life Cycle Assessment & Sustainable Construction
Vulnerability Assessment & Resilience

International Research Projects:

ReSHEALience HORIZON2020 Project Ultra High Durability Concrete
CESBA MED Interreg Med Project Sustainable Med Cities
CABARET ERASMUS+ Project Disaster Resilience
ANDROID European LLP Disaster Resilience
SIMIT Interreg Italia-Malta Integrated Civil Protection Network
SARCOS Project Self Healing Concrete
TU1404 Project Cement Based Materials
BridgeSpec TU1406 Project Bridge Performance Assessment
WINERCOST TU1304 Built Environment Wind Energy Technology
TU0701 Project Quality of Suburban Building Stock
C25 Project Sustainable Construction Life-Cycle Structural Engineering
HYDRIA UNESCO-GWP Project Water Engineering in Antiquity

Editorial Board Member:

International Journal Sustainable Architecture & Civil Engineering
Energy Self Sufficient Building Journal, CKAIT GBC Passive House Czech
Innova Journal, Building Industry Consultative Council

Awards:

Energy Globe International Award: Xrobb l-Ghagin Sustainable Development Centre

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