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ICGEG 2019 : 21st International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering and Geomechanics

Sydney, Australia
December 1 - 2, 2019

Call for Papers

The ICGEG 2019 : 21st International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering and Geomechanics is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Geotechnical Engineering and Geomechanics. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Infrastructure and Development
  • Linear infrastructure
  • Urban development and environment
  • Non-linear infrastructure
  • Near shore and offshore development, and the marine environment
  • Ground reinforcement and ground improvement
  • Slopes, Geohazards and Problematic Materials
  • Slopes and earthworks
  • Geohazards
  • Problematic materials and environments
  • Environment, Water and Energy
  • Environmental geotechnics
  • Groundwater, energy and hydrology
  • Investigation, Classification, Testing, and Forensics
  • Investigation, Classification and Testing
  • Forensic geotechnical engineering
  • Parameters and Modelling
  • Selection of parameters and modelling
  • Developments in Education and Practice
  • Developments in geotechnical engineering education and practice
  • Micro and macro characterization
  • Natural / disturbed soils
  • Dry / partially saturated soils
  • Rocks / cemented materials
  • Sands / clays
  • Special soils (methane hydrates, diatoms, seabed clay, etc)
  • Experimental techniques
  • Microscopy / Imaging
  • Visualization of particle movement
  • Particle shape, size and grading
  • Friction and contacts
  • Macro-Micro relationships
  • Stress-strain relationship
  • Small strain, yielding and failure
  • Stress-dilatancy
  • Grain crushing
  • Creep and rate effects
  • Shear bands / compaction bands
  • Vibrations / dynamics
  • Granular flow
  • Erosion
  • Macro-Micro Modelling
  • Discrete element modelling
  • Micromechanics
  • Continuum models with micro-characterisation
  • Large deformations
  • Fluid coupling
  • Engineering applications
  • In-situ tests
  • Slope stability
  • Foundations
  • Landslides and granular flow
  • Tunnelling
  • Hydraulic engineering
  • Railway and pavement engineering
  • Reservoir geomechanics
  • Offshore engineering