TC207 Soil-Structure

Soil-Structure Interaction and Retaining Walls

Host Member Society: Russia

Short name: Soil-Structure (TC207)

GeoWorld GroupSoil-Structure Interaction and Retaining Walls (TC207)

Contact: TC 207 Secretary, Prof. Deepankar Choudhury. Email:;



13 September 2015, Edinburgh – Scotland.
16 December 2015, Pune – India.

Edited by: Michael Lisyuk, Vladimir Ulitsky, Deepankar Choudhury.


Published in 2016.

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To promote co-operation and expertise exchange within the area of soil-structure interaction and retaining walls amongst the leading research and design institutes and universities world-wide as well as amongst the largest contractors with the objective to enhance overall engineering and research expertise within this area.

To identify examples of well-documented case histories involving soil-structure interaction.

To analyze the case histories using various soil-structure interaction models and to compare the results with the real observations.

To serve as an organizational support in promoting and advancement of new calculation methods in soil-structure interaction, as well as in development of related interactive monitoring and application of the observational method with possibility of adjusting design decisions during the construction process.

# Type Full Name Country
1 Chair Michael Lisyuk Russia
2 Secretary Deepankar Choudhury India
3 Nominated by TC Chair Constantin Shashkin Russia
4 Nominated Member Hemanta Hazarika Japan
5 Nominated Member Tsuneo Ohsumi Japan
6 Corresponding Member Takashi Kiyota Japan
7 Nominated Member Kari Avellan Finland
8 Corresponding Member Atsuko Sato Japan
9 Nominated Member Enver Doda Albania
10 Nominated Member Fang Liu China
11 Nominated Member Omer Bilgin United States
12 Nominated Member Johnny Cheuk Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
13 Nominated Member Dominic Ek Leong Ong Malaysia
14 Nominated Member Victor C.W. Ong Singapore
15 Nominated Member Castorina Vieira Portugal
16 Nominated Member Nuno Guerra Portugal
17 Nominated Member Rolf Katzenbach Germany
18 Nominated Member Lars Vollmert Germany
19 Nominated Member Ioannis Antonopoulos New Zealand
20 Nominated Member Javier Moreno Spain
21 Nominated Member Maurício M. Sales Brazil
22 Nominated Member Lars Andresen Norway
23 Nominated Member Grzegorz Kasprzak Poland
24 Nominated Member Grzegorz Horodecki Poland
25 Nominated Member Z.G. TER-MARTIROSYAN Russia
26 Corresponding Member Khoa Van NGUYEN France
27 Nominated Member Igor Sokolic Croatia
28 Nominated Member Abbas Soroush Iran
29 Nominated Member William Van Impe Belgium
30 Nominated Member Jan Couck Belgium
31 Nominated Member Horatiu Popa Romania
32 Nominated Member Andrew Lochaden Australia
33 Nominated Member I Wayan Sengara Indonesia
34 Nominated Member Deniz Ulgen Turkey
35 Nominated Member Catherine JACQUARD France
36 Nominated Member Olivier PAL France
37 Corresponding Member Ozgur Bezgin Turkey
38 Corresponding Member muge İnanir Turkey
39 Corresponding Member Hamza Gullu Turkey
40 Corresponding Member Mete Erdemgil Turkey
41 Corresponding Member Onder Akcakal Turkey
42 Nominated Member Jan Kos Czech & Slovak Republics
43 Nominated Member George Mylonakis Greece
44 Corresponding Member Pantelis Pantelidis Greece
45 Nominated Member Dimitris Pitilakis Greece
46 Nominated Member G. Madhavi Latha India
47 Nominated Member V. Bala Kumar India
48 Nominated Member Alexandra Ene Romania
49 Nominated Member JUAN MANUEL FERNANDEZ VINCENT Argentina
50 Nominated Member Werner Bilfinger Brazil
51 Nominated Member Kelvin Higgins United Kingdom
52 Nominated Member Mark O'Neill United Kingdom
53 Corresponding Member Anindya Pain India
54 Nominated Member Mandy Korff Netherlands
55 Nominated Member Craig Butterworth Australia
56 Nominated Member Francesco Castelli Italy
57 Nominated Member Lorella Montrasio Italy
58 Nominated Member Dipanjan Basu Canada
59 Corresponding Member V. Ulitsky Russia
60 Corresponding Member Heon-Joon PARK South Korea
61 Nominated Member Talal Awwad Syria
62 Nominated Member Gregorio Villacorta Peru
63 Nominated Member Jan Kupec New Zealand
64 Nominated Member Rubén Galindo Aires Spain
65 Corresponding Member Ahmad Dehghanpoor Sichani Australia
66 Corresponding Member Chris Haberfield Australia
67 Corresponding Member Dino Sarac Australia
68 Corresponding Member Chenhui Lee Australia
69 Corresponding Member Sanjay Nimbalkar Australia
70 Corresponding Member Ali Parsa Pajouh Australia
71 Corresponding Member Aliasger Haiderali United Kingdom

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