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Unsaturated Soils Course at the African Regional Conference SMGE

TC106 (with support for TC107 on Lateritic Soils) is running a Course on Unsaturated Soil Mechanics during the 17th African Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering in Cape Town, South Africa on Monday 7th October, 2019. Presentations will be given by ...

TC105 DEM Round Robin Test

Dear ISSMGE members, TC105 invites you to join the TC105 Round Robin exercise on DEM simulation. The discrete element method (DEM) is a powerful tool for to develop fundamental understanding of the behavior of geomaterials at the scale of the individual particles.Altho ...

Prof. Sherif Wissa Obituary

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Sherif Wissa Agaiby 02/16/1962 - 08/20/2019 After a brief but valiant fight with cancer, Prof. Sherif Wissa Agaiby passed away gracefully in London on the 20th of August 2019 at age 57. He was at peace, surrounded by his loved ones: Amani, his loving devoted wife of 33 yea ...

Announcing the Publication of the 2019 Geotechnical Business Directory

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Geoworld, the network for geotechnical engineers, has just published the 2019 Geotechnical Business Directory. The directory is published with the support of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. This is the fifth year for the Geotech ...

Results of E-Meeting Addressing Limits States for Deformation and Settlement

Results are now available regarding the e-exchange held among TC218 members to address limits states considerations for reinforced soil structures for deformation and settlement.  This information was released on September 23, 2019.  Please contact TC218 Committee Secre ...

Minutes from TC218 Committee Mtg Held on September 2, 2019 at ECSMGE 2019

17th ECSMGE Minutes of Post-Discussion Meeting for TC218 MINUTES Date of Meeting Monday September 2nd 2019 Discussion Session 16:10 – 18:00 Post-Discussion Meeting 18:00 –18:30 Venue Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre Austurbakki 2, 101 Reykjav&iac ...

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON JOINING VIDEOCONFERENCE CALL

The TC218 committee holds regular quarterly videoconference calls on a rotating basis to accommodate the local times of 3 global regions in the Americas, Euro/Africa and Asia/Australia.  To join, please contact the Committee Secretary, Giulia Lugli (g.lugli@maccaferri.com).& ...

Proceedings from the 17th European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering available in open access

The Innovation and Development Committee of ISSMGE is pleased to announce that through the initiative of the Chair of the Icelandic Geotechnical Society Mr. Haraldur Sigursteinsson, the 675 papers from the proceedings of 17th European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotech ...


Vol. 5, Issue 1 of the IJGCH has been released!

We are pleased to announce the special Issue #1 of Volume #5 of the International Journal of Geoengineering Case Histories, an official Journal of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE). This Special Issue presents recent case histor ...