The International Information Center for Geotechnical Engineers

Contributors Hall of Fame

 

The founder and the visitors of the website are grateful to the following engineers for providing useful information to us, enhancing the content and improving the quality of the website. These engineers have contributed by proposing useful links, sending photos, papers or other material. This page provides a list of these people who enjoy sharing their experiences, and thus educating their colleagues. We hope that more visitors will follow their example.

Many thanks to (alphabetically):

  • Akyüz Avni, BSc Geological Engineer & BSc Mining Engineer, Leader of Research and Development Office HEMA Industry Company.
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , CE, PhD, Piletest.com Limited London United Kingdom.
  • Angistalis G., CEng MIMMM, Eur Ing, Geological Engineer M.Sc., Egnatia Odos A.E., Design Department, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • Athanasopoulos George A., Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Patras, Greece for providing guidance, advices, links and material for the site.
  • Ayman A. Abed, Dr.-Ing, M.Sc., Ministry of local administration, Homs, Syria.
  • Barker David H., Dr., Faculty of Construction, Computing & Technology, Nottingham Trent University, for providing information on the virtual engineer session related to reinforced walls.
  • Beim Gina, MS, PE, Senior Consulting Engineer Pile Dynamics, Inc., GRL Engineers, Inc., USA.
  • Bray Jonathan D., Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, for providing material on geotechnical earthquake engineering.
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , P.E., AB Engineering Inc. Littleton, Colorado, USA, for his contributions on the virtual geoengineer session.
  • Briaud, Jean-Louis, PhD, P.E. Professor and Holder of the Buchanan Chair, Department of Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, for the compilation of a top 10 list on the pressuremeter.
  • Brooks Ronald Alan, C.P.G. (Certified Professional Geologist), Engineering Geologist.
  • Bruschi, Alberto, Italy, for providing nice photos for the virtual geoengineer and the geoengineer's gallery.
  • Calvello Michele, PhD. Assistant Professor at University of Salerno in Italy.
  • Campanella Richard (Dick), PhD, Professor Emeritus.
  • Campbell Michael D., P.G., P.H., Managing Partner "M. D. Campbell and Associates", L.P., Houston, Texas and Seattle, Washington.
  • Chapman Tim, Associate Director, Arup, UK, for providing links for the site.
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Director of the Canadian Centre for Geodetic Engineering, Professor Emeritus at University of New Brunswick.
  • Corney Niall, Applications Engineer, Huesker Limited.
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California at Davis, CA, USA, and Department of Mechanics, National Technical University of Athens, Hellas, for his list of top introductory papers in Macroscopic soil plasticity constitutive modelling.
  • Demby James E. Jr., PE, National Dam Safety Program, Assessment and Planning Section, Risk Analysis Branch, Mitigation Division DHS/FEMA, Washington D.C.
  • Desaintpaul Florent, Geotechnical Engineer, Gammon Skanska Ltd, Hong Kong, for informing us about events and suggesting free programs.
  • Doolin David, PhD student, University of California at Berkeley, USA, for providing guidance, advices, links for the site.
  • Elgamal E., Professor, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of California at San Diego, USA, for providing links for the site.
  • Elkadi Ahmed, PhD, Application Engineer midasGTS, FE Software for Geotechnical and Tunnel Analysis, TNO Diana BV.
  • Farrar Jeffrey A., M.S., P.E., Bureau of Reclamation, Engineering Geology Group, Denver Federal Center, Denver CO.
  • Farris, Allison, Doctoral Candidate, University of California - Berkeley, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, GeoEngineering Group, for recomending links and resources.
  • Figuers Sands, PhD, PE, CEG, RGp, CHG, Norfleet Consultants, Livermore, CA, USA.
  • Fisher G. Reid, Engineering Geologist at Pacific Geotechnical Engineering.
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Civil Engineer, MSc, PhD Student, National Technical University of Athens, School of Civil Engineering, Department of Geotechnical Engineering.
  • Foti Sebastiano, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Structural and Geotechnical Engineering, Politecnico di Torino.
  • Gillarduzzi Andrea, MSc, DIC, MSc(hons), BSc(hons), EurGeol, CGeol, FGS, Geotechnical Engineer, High-Point Rendel.
  • Gillette David Rees, P.E., PhD, Bureau of Reclamation, Denver CO, for contributing to the top 10 papers section.
  • Goodman R., Cahill Professor Emeritus in Geotechnical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, for publishing some of his inspiring work in the Geoengineer website.
  • Hamer Dirk, Project Manager Van Oord Dredging and Marine Contractors.
  • Hankour Rachid, Dr., Geocomp Corp, MA, USA.
  • Hashash Youssef, P.h.D, Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  • Hoek Evert, Consulting Engineer Inc., Canada.
  • Ioannides Th. John, Dipl. Civil/Geotech. Engineer, GeoLogismiki.
  • Krzysztof S. Jesionek, P.E., Associate, GeoSyntec Consultants, Inc., Oakland, California, USA. 94612.
  • Kammerer A., Dr., Senior Geotechnical Engineer, Arup, for providing very interesting resources to the Geoengineer website.
  • Kavazanjian E., Professor, Arizona State University, for compiling a list of the top 10 papers on the properties of Municipal Solid Waste.
  • Klein Joachim, Dr., DMT GmbH & Co. KG, Am Technologiepark 1, 45307 Essen, Germany, www.dmt.de.
  • Kolotouros Dionisis, A., civil engineer, graduate of university of Patras, Greece.
  • Konstantinidou Nikoleta, undergraduate student, Technical University of Crete, Greece.
  • Langer Ulrich, Ph.D., Dipl.-Ing., Consulting Engineer, Wasteconsult International, Langenhagen, Germany.
  • Mackenzie Sam, Consulting Geotechnical Engineer, General Manager Technical Development, Coffey Geotechnics Pty Ltd, Australia.
  • Madurai Deivanayagam Mukesh, grad student in Department of Civil Engineering, Dalhousie University, Canada.
  • Matasovic, N., Dr., Geotechnical Engineer, Geosyntec Consultants, Huntington Beach, CA, for compiling a list of the top 10 papers on the properties of Municipal Solid Waste and providing photos for the Geoengineer's Photo Gallery.
  • Marchetti Silvano, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, L' Aquila University, Italy, for providing links for the site and contributing in the Top 10 papers session.
  • Marinos Paul, Professor, Past President of Geological Society of Greece, Past President of the International Association of Engineering Geology and the Environment (IAEG), National Technical University of Athens, School of Civil Engineering, Geotechnical Dept.
  • Mayne, Paul W., Professor, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Georgia Tech, USA, for providing guidance, advices, links and material for the site. His contributions have greatly helped in the development of this website.
  • McGough P., Senior Geotechnical Engineer, WS Atkins, Cork, Ireland.
  • Moss Robb Eric S., Doctoral Student, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Geoengineering Division, U.C. Berkeley, USA, for suggesting useful online publications for the site.
  • Mucciarelli Marco, Professor, DiSGG - Università della Basilicata.
  • Nazari Afshar Javad, PhD student in Geotechnical engineering in SRBIAU (Science and Research Branch of Islamic Azad University) Iran, University teacher at IAU University SHAHR-E-GHODS branch.
  • Oettle Nick, M.S. Staff Engineer, Geosyntec Consultants, California.
  • Oikonomidis Nikos, student, University of Patras, Greece, for providing nice pictures for the site.
  • Olson Scott M. , URS Corporation, Montana, USA, for suggesting useful online publications for the site.
  • Paralles Rainer, Nicaraguan Civil Engineer and MSc. student at the University of Lund in Sweden, for providing useful links to the website.
  • Phoon Kok Kwang, Associate Professor, National University of Singapore, Singapore, for providing links to resources and helping in the establishment of the reliability website.
  • Popescu Mihail, Visiting Professor, Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, USA, for submitting papers to the free books session.
  • Post Randy, PE, GIT, Project Engineer, NCS Consultants LLC.
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Civil Engineer MSc, NTUA, PhD Candidate, Geotechnical Department, NTUA.
  • Psixas Panayiotis, Professor of Physics, Gymnasium of Prosymnas & Lyceum of Nafplion.
  • Puppala Anand, Professor, University of Texas at Arlington for providing useful links.
  • Rathje Ellen M., Associate Professor, Department of Civil Architectural and Environmental Engineering, University of Texas at Austin.
  • Reddy Krishna R., Ph.D., P.E., Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering Director, Geotechnical & Geoenvironmental Engineering Laboratory North America Editor, Land Contamination & Reclamation Journal, Department of Civil & Materials Engineering University of Illinois at Chicago.
  • Reindl Ronald A., Senior Engineering Technician, Treadwell & Rollo, Inc. | A Green Business, Environmental and Geotechnical Consultants.
  • Ritsos Apostolis, Edafomichaniki SA, Greece.
  • Robertson K. Peter, Ph.D., Technical Director, Gregg In Situ Inc. & Professor of Geotechnical Engineering.
  • Robison A., PhD, Intel Corporation, Champaign, Illinois, USA.
  • Rogers J. David, Ph.D., P.E., R.G., C.E.G., C.H.G. Karl F. Hasselmann Chair in Geological Engineering, Department of Geological Engineering, University of Missouri-Rolla.
  • Russo Giordano, PhD. Geomechanical Consultant and Project Manager of GEODATA SpA - Turin - Italy.
  • Sachpazis Costas, PhD, Geodomisi Ltd, for donating a photo to the geoengineer gallery.
  • Sadrekarimi Abouzar, PhD, Geotechnical Engineer, Golder Associates Ltd.
  • Sakellariou Michail, Associate Professor, National Technical University of Athens, (NTUA), School of Rural and Surveying Engineering, Department of Infrastructure and Rural Development, Laboratory of Structural Mechanics & Engineering Structures.
  • Samani F.B. , MSc, Head of Geotechnics Section, Tamavan Consulting Engineering.
  • Sanjay Kumar Jha, Doctoral student, Saitama University, Japan.
  • Schofield Andrew Noel, Professor, Cambridge University, Geotechnical Engineering.
  • Siham Eldien Elsharief Mustafa, Geologist, Sudan.
  • Sirous Agha Amiri, Msc, Head of Geotechnical Group, Scetiran Consulting Engineers
  • Sivakugan Siva, Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering, School of Engineering, James Cook University, Australia, for providing photos and educational material.
  • Skias Stelios, PhD, Lecturer in Engineering Geology and Geoenvironmental Engineering, University of Xanthi.
  • Srbulov Milutin, Principal engineer, Foundations & Geotechnics, Mott MacDonald House, United Kingdom.
  • Stewart John, Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California Los Angeles.
  • Sultan M. Al-Juhani, Civil Engineer, Engineering Department, Al-Jubail Industrial City, Saudi Arabia.
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , M-ASCE, LM-AEG, M-EERI, LM-SSA, CEG 968, Senior Engineering Geologist, California, for providing useful resources to the website.
  • Tokimatsu Kohji, Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, for suggesting links.
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Ph.D. Touma Engineering – Engineering & Research International, Tsoft - Geotechnical Consultants & Engineering Software.
  • Tsatsanifos Christos, PhD, Pangaia, Greece.
  • Tumay Mehmet T., Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Studies, College of Engineering, Louisiana State University, for informing us on educational online applications.
  • Uzielli Marco, Dr., University of Florence, Italy
  • Vargas E.A., Asst. Vice-President, Geo-Environmental, Engineering and Development Corporation of the Philippines.
  • Vlachopoulos Nicholas, Captain, Lectures, Department of Civil Engineering, Royal Military College of Canada, Canada,for providing links and material for the site.
  • Yamamuro Jerry A., Ph.D., P.E., Associate Professor, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Delaware, for suggesting hyperlinks for the website.
  • Zainab Mohamed, Ir., Dr., Associate Professor, Dean, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA Malaysia.
  • Zhao (John) Yueyang, Ph.D, Proposals Engineer, Cementation Skanska, UK.