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

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