TC211 Ground Improvement

Ground Improvement

Host Member Society: Belgium
Short name:  Ground Improvement  (TC211) -  Terms of Reference

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- Launch of a new TC211 website – the new format of the TC website is available since January 2019:

- Abandoning the Newsletters for a more dynamic way of communication (short and more regular)

Introduce a new principal theme for the period:

  “Innovations in design, execution and QA/QC of Ground Improvement works”

- Participate by dedicated workshops in the international conferences inviting TC members to contribute to the knowledge and develop the addressed themes

- Promote the activities and the links with other organizations or TC’s (in particular the Deep Foundations Institute – DFI, the EFFC, the TC 102 – In situ testing and the new TC218 – Reinforced fills)

- Organize two main TC211 WORKSHOPS at the ECSMGE Reykjavik 2019 and ICSMGE Sydney 2021 based on the new principal theme “Innovations”

- Organize the next Louis Ménard Lecture in Sydney 2021

- The board currently studies the opportunity to organize a new International Symposium IS-GI Brussels

# Type Full Name Country
1 Chair Noel Huybrechts Belgium
2 Vice Chair Jérôme RACINAIS France
3 Secretary Nicolas Denies Belgium
4 Nominated by TC Chair Serge Varaksin France
5 Nominated by TC Chair Babak Hamidi Australia
6 Nominated by TC Chair Vernon Schaefer United States
7 Nominated by TC Chair Clemens Kummerer Germany
8 Corresponding Member Ilhan Chang Australia
9 Nominated Member Sunny So Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
10 Corresponding Member Henry Shiu Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
11 Nominated Member Johannes Kirstein Germany
12 Nominated Member Michał Topolnicki Poland
13 Nominated Member Joanna Bzówka Poland
14 Nominated Member Onder Akcakal Turkey
15 Nominated Member Masaki Kitazume Japan
16 Nominated Member Ece Kurt Turkey
17 Nominated Member Yoshihisa Miyata Japan
18 Nominated Member Fuchen Teng Chinese Taipei
19 Corresponding Member Fabien SZYMKIEWICZ France
20 Nominated Member F.F. ZEKHNIEV Russia
21 Nominated Member A.B. PONOMARYOV Russia
22 Corresponding Member Shanyong Wang Australia
23 Corresponding Member Hadi Khabbaz Australia
24 Corresponding Member Sylvie BRETELLE France
25 Nominated Member Chenhui Lee Australia
26 Nominated Member Sergio Lourenco Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
27 Nominated Member Abir Al-Tabbaa United Kingdom
28 Nominated Member Robert Essler United Kingdom
29 Nominated Member Salah Sadek Lebanon
30 Corresponding Member Robert Hutchison United Kingdom
31 Nominated Member Masoud Makarchian Iran
32 Corresponding Member Shadi Najjar Lebanon
33 Corresponding Member Vittorio Manassero Italy
34 Corresponding Member Bosco Poon Australia
35 Corresponding Member Mitsuo Nozu Japan
36 Corresponding Member Giuseppe Modoni Italy
37 Nominated Member Martin Larisch New Zealand
38 Corresponding Member Ozer Cinicioglu Turkey
39 Corresponding Member Hamza Gullu Turkey
40 Corresponding Member muge İnanir Turkey
41 Corresponding Member Aydin Kavak Turkey
42 Nominated Member Choong-Ki Chung South Korea
43 Nominated Member Leena Korkiala-Tanttu Finland
44 Corresponding Member Sadegh Nadimi United Kingdom
45 Nominated Member Muthusamy Karthikeyan Singapore
46 Nominated Member Jimmy Wehr Germany
47 Nominated Member António Alves Cristóvão Portugal
48 Nominated Member George Tsitsas Romania
49 Nominated Member António Alberto Correia Portugal
50 Nominated Member Alireza Alemzadeh Iran
51 Corresponding Member Anthony O'Brien United Kingdom
52 Nominated Member Chan-Young Yune South Korea
53 Corresponding Member Paul Sargent United Kingdom
54 Nominated Member Huayang Lei China
55 Corresponding Member B. Umashankar India
56 Corresponding Member Jason Redgers United Kingdom
57 Corresponding Member Alexandre Pinto Portugal
58 Corresponding Member Agostinho Mendonça Portugal
59 Nominated Member Ioannis Markou Greece
60 Nominated Member Athanasios Platis Greece
61 Corresponding Member Leo Quirin France
62 Nominated Member Huy Hung Tran Vietnam
63 Corresponding Member Xin Kang China
64 Nominated Member Duc Manh Nguyen Vietnam
65 Nominated Member Daniel R. Verastegui Belgium
66 Nominated Member Jean-Claude Verbrugge Belgium
67 Nominated Member Abdullah Ekinci Cyprus
68 Nominated Member almer van der Stoel Netherlands
69 Nominated Member jeroen dijkstra Netherlands
70 Nominated Member Hung-Jiun Liao Chinese Taipei
71 Nominated Member Satyendra Mittal India
72 Nominated Member Sanjay Gupta India
73 Corresponding Member Dongsheng Chang Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
74 Corresponding Member Gerardo Pittaro Singapore
75 Corresponding Member Dr. Bindumadhava India
76 Nominated Member Peter Nagy Austria
77 Corresponding Member Emmanouil Spyropoulos United Kingdom
78 Corresponding Member Qian Wang China
79 Nominated Member Jorge Castro Spain
80 Nominated Member Gustavo Armijo Spain
81 Nominated Member Buddhima Indraratna Australia
82 Nominated Member Nilo Consoli Brazil
83 Nominated Member Alain LeKOUBY France
84 Corresponding Member Svetlana Melentijevic Spain
85 Corresponding Member Victor Jorge Brito de la Nuez Spain
86 Nominated Member Anand J. Puppala United States
87 Corresponding Member Matteo Ciantia United Kingdom
88 Nominated Member Jian Chu Singapore
89 Corresponding Member Rafael Jiménez Spain
90 Nominated Member Jianyong Shi China
91 Corresponding Member Vernon Schaefer United States
92 Corresponding Member Jie Han United States
93 Nominated Member Massimo Grisolia Italy
94 Nominated Member Alessandro Flora Italy
95 Nominated Member Endra Susila Indonesia

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