Past Members of the Group

 

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

This list is at present highly incomplete and out-of-date, but is updated as and when we receive information. Past members of the group are encouraged to send up-to-date information to Alison May (group secretary), including an email or web address if possible.

A

  • Alejandra Albuerne [ex Research Student] is a structural engineer at Arup
  • Pam Appleton [ex secretary] is now retired
  • Charles Augarde [ex Research Student/Research Assistant/Departmental Lecturer] is a Professor in Civil Engineering at the School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, Durham University, e-mail: charles.augarde at durham.ac.uk
  • Graham Austin [ex Research Assistant] works for Austin Geotech Limited and live in Kingswinford, West Midlands, email: gxaustin at googlemail.com

B

  • Konstantinos Bakis [ex Research Student] (no information)
  • Gert Bartholomeeussen [ex Research Student] is working in Paris, France, e-mail: gbartholomeeusen at yahoo.co.uk
  • Ken Been [ex Research Student, Rhodes Scholar] works for Golder Associates in Houston, Texas (updated November 2010)
  • Ross Bell [ex Research Student, Commonwealth Scholar] is working for BHP in Melbourne, Australia
  • Clarissa Belloni [ex Research Student] Assistant Professor Educator at University of Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Alan Bloodworth [ex 1851 Industrial Research Fellow] is a University Lecturer at Southampton University
  • Doug Boden [ex Research Student] (no information)
  • Paul Bonnet [ex Research Assistant] working in Spain
  • Chia Boon [ex Research Student] (no information)
  • Edmund Booth [ex Visiting Professor] has his own consulting company (updated November 2010)
  • Bob Bowden [ex Research Student] (no information)
  • Chris Brocklehurst [ex Research Student] (no information)
  • Peter Broughton [ex Visiting Professor] (no information)

C

  • Mark Cassidy [ex Research Student, Rhodes Scholar] is a Professor and Director of the Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems at the University of Western Australia (updated November 2010)
  • Kitae Chang [ex Research Student] has returned to Korea
  • Anjum Chaudhry [ex Research Student] (no information)
  • Yan Chen [ex Research Student] is now a Professor at the School of Mechanical Engineering, Tianjin University, China
  • Lily Chow [ex Research Student] is working for a civil engineering company in Hong Kong
  • Dan Claff [ex Research Student] is working for Mott MacDonald in America
  • Denis Clement [ex Research Student] is working for Thomas Jundt in Geneva, Switzerland
  • Anthony Comer [ex Research Assistant] is a Lecturer at the University of Limerick, Ireland
  • Claudio Consul [ex Research Student] lives in Germany
  • Susannah Cooke [ex Research Student] is working in Swindon for EPSRC
  • Matthew Coop [ex Research Student/Assistant] is a Professor at a university in Hong Kong, London (updated November 2010)
  • Oliver Cotter [ex Research Student] is working for KBR
  • Jason Crabtree [ex Research Student] (no information)
  • Peter Crompton [ex Teaching Assistant/Research Student] is now teaching at a school in London

D

  • Suresh Dash [ex Research Student/Research Assistant] Assistant Professor at Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar
  • Davide De_Focatiis [ex Research Student] is a lecturer at the University of Nottingham
  • Jiewen Deng [ex Research Student] (no information)
  • Yuepeng Dong [ex Research Student] is now a Postdoc Associate at Simgapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology
  • Scott Draper [ex Research Student] is a Research Associate at the Centre for Offshore Foundation System, University of Western Australia
  • Mark Dyer [ex Research Student] is a Professor in Dublin (updated November 2010)

E

  • Bob Earl [ex Technician] is now retired
  • James Eaton-Evans [ex Research Assistant] is working in Ireland
  • Guy Edwards [ex Computing Support Officer] is now working at IT Services
  • Andreas Ehland [ex Research Student] is working for Goldbeck Components Bielefeld AG in Germany
  • Don Elder [ex Research Student, Rhodes Scholar] is working in New Zealand
  • Keith Evans [ex Research Student/Assistant] is working in management consultancy in London and Oxford

F

  • Sean Falati [ex D.Phil. Research Student] is living in Italy as an engineer for the FIAT group, e-mail: sfalati at libero.it
  • Jonathan Fannin [ex Research Student] is a University Lecturer at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
  • Omar Fergui [ex Research Assistant] (no information)
  • Esteban Ferrer [ex Research Student] is a Researcher at ETSIA Madrid
  • Conor Fleming [ex Research Student] is working in Canada
  • Tim Freeman [ex Research Student] is working in Eire

G

  • Chanshu Gao [ex Research Student] no information
  • Joseph Gattas [ex Research Student/Assistant] is a Lecturer at The University of Queensland
  • Matthew Grey [ex Research Student] is working for Buro Happold
  • Ramon Gonzalez [ex Research Assistant] is working in Portugal
  • Gue, See Sew [ex Research Student, Kuok Scholar] has his own geotechnical engineering consultancy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, e-mail: ssgue at pc.jaring.my

H

  • Michael Harbottle [ex Research Student] is currently a lecturer at Cardiff University
  • Jessica Hardin (nee Whittle) [ex Research Student] is working in America
  • Caroline Harding [ex Secretary] has now retired
  • Ed Hazell [ex Research Student] is working for Jacobs, Reading
  • Tong Hao [ex Research Assistant] is a Professor at Tongji University, China
  • Yiling He [ex Research Student] no information
  • Claire Hillery [ex Research Assistant] is working in Ireland
  • Ross Hitchman [ex Research Assistant] is working in Vancouver, Canada
  • Rebecca Hoath [ex Research Student] is working in for Cobalt Light Systems Limited
  • Christopher Holt [ex Research Assistant] is a University Lecturer at the Birmingham University
  • Nicola Houliston (nee Andrews) [ex Secretary] is looking after her family
  • Jianxin Hu [ex Research Assistant] has returned to China
  • William Hunter [ex Research Student] is working in Munich, Germany

I

J

  • Richard Jacob [ex Teaching and Design Engineer] has now retired
  • Karen James [ex Computing Support Officer] is now working at Worcester College
  • Richard Jewell [ex Research Fellow] is working in Brussels, e-mail: rjewell/0004847740 at mcimail.com

K

  • Theodore Karavasilis [ex Departmental Lecturer] is working at University of Warwick
  • Richard Kelly [ex Research Assistant] is working for Coffey Geosciences in Australia
  • Sang-Hwan Kim [ex Research Student]  is a Professor of Civil Engineering Dept. at the Hoseo University in Korea, E-mail: kimsh at hoseo.edu
  • Sara Kingsbury [ex Secretary] is now Personal Assistant to Electrical & Control Group
  • Deqiong Kong [ex Research Student] (no information)
  • Tatsuya Koumoto [ex Academic Visitor] works for Saga University in Japan, e-mail: koumotot at cc.saga-u.ac.jp
  • Kaori Kuribayashi [ex Research Student] is working at the Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo

L

  • Carlos Lam [ex Research Student] is now a Lecturer at the University of Manchester
  • Ignacio Lamata (ex Research Student/Assistant] (no information)
  • Kuantsai Lee [ex Research Student] works in the United States
  • Myungho Lee [ex Research Student] has returned to Korea
  • Yang Li [ex Research Student] is a post-doc in the United States
  • Andras Lengyel [ex Research Student] is working in Hungary
  • Dongqing Li [ex Research Assistant] is a Professor at Cold and Arid Regions Environmental and Engineering Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Yongwei Li [ex Research Student] is an engineer in China
  • Suched Likitlersuang [Research Student] is now a lecturer at Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
  • Gwyn Lintern [ex student/research assistant] is a Research Scientist with the government of Canada
  • Liu Gang [ex Research Student] is working for Ove Arup and Partners in Shanghai, China, e-mail: gang.liu at arup.com
  • Jerry Love [ex Research Student/Assistant] works for Geotechnical Consulting Group

M

  • Jiayao Ma [ex Research Student/Assistant] (no information)
  • Giulia Macaro [ex Research Student] (no information)
  • Thanasis Makrodimopoulos [ex Research Assistant] is working at the University of Southampton
  • Jan Mangal [ex Research Student, EPSRC] is working in Ho Ch Minh City, Vietnam for Chevron, e-mail: jmangal at chevron.com (updated November 2010)
  • Mark Marshall [ex Research Student/Assistant] is working for Haswell's
  • Ivo Martorano [ex Research Student] has returned to Brazil
  • Robert May works for a consulting firm in the UK
  • Simon McIntosh [ex Research Assistant] works at Culham Science Centre
  • George Milligan [ex University Lecturer: Soil Mechanics] is working for the Geotechnical Consulting Group
  • Chiara Modenese [ex Research Student] is a geotechnical engineer at Atkins Global (UK) email: c.modenese at gmail.com
  • Mohd. Ridza bin Mohd. Haniffah [ex Research Student] is a senior Lecturer at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia
  • Jonathan Morris [ex Research Student] works for Kvaerner Construction, e-mail: jonathan.morris at kvaerner.com

N

  • Shandry Nagaswaran now works in California
  • Simon Neild [ex Research Student] is an RA at Bristol University
  • Cong Luan Ngo-Tran [ex Research Student, ICI Scholar] has his own property development company in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (updated November 2010)
  • Giang Nguyen [ex Research Student] is working at Sydney University (updated November 2010)
  • Lam Nguyen-Sy [ex Research Student] is working at the University of Technology, Ho Ch Minh City, Vietnam (updated November 2010)
  • Sifiso Nhleko [ex Research Student] is working in South Africa
  • Taka Nishino [ex Research Assistant] is working at Cranfield University
  • Paul Norris [ex Research Student/Assistant] (no information)
  • Nigel Nutt [ex Research Student] is working for the Australian overseas aid agency, e-mail: nutt.nigel.nrf at bhp.com.au
  • Zedi Nyirenda works for a consulting firm in the UK

O

  • Margaret O'Mahoney [ex Research Student] is at Trinity College, Dublin
  • Mobin Ojaghi [ex Research Student] has returned to Scotland

P

  • Ennio Palmeira [ex Research Student] is a university lecturer in Brazilia
  • Miguel Pena [ex Research Student] is working in Chile (updated November 2010)
  • John Pickhaver [ex Research Student] is working for the Macquarie Group in Australia
  • Mark Porter [ex Research Student] has returned to Australia
  • Sasha Puzrin [ex Academic Visitor] is a Professor at ETH Zurich (updated November 2010)

Q

R

  • Ian Richardson [ex Research Assistant] is training to be a teacher
  • Kevin Ripley [ex Research Student/Assistant] (no information)
  • Eduardo Rojas [ex Academic Visitor] works at the University of Queretaro in Mexico, e-mail: erg at sunserver.uaq.mx
  • Tim Rose [ex Research Student] is working for Britvic Plc in London
  • Brendan Ruck [ex Research Assistant] is working for Logica in London, e-mail: RuckB at logica.com
  • Marcus Rutherford [ex Research Assistant] (no information)

S

  • Richard Sandford [ex Research Student] (no information)
  • Paulo de Santa Maria [ex Research Student] works for Acergy in Rio de Janiero, Brazil (updated November 2010)
  • Bob Sawala [technician] has retired
  • Fernando Schnaid [ex Research Student] is a University Lecturer at UFRGS, Porto Allegre, Brazil
  • Justine Schluntz [ex Research Student] has returned to America
  • Jens Schupp [ex Research Student] is a Senior Geotechnical Engineer at DONG Energy, Germany
  • Sena Serhadlioglu (ex Research Student/Research Assistant) has returned to Turkey
  • Ather Sharif [ex Teaching Assistant] is working for a university in the Middle East (updated November 2010)
  • Radhey Sharma [ex Research Student/EPSRC Research Assistant] is a Assistant Professor at Iowa State University, USA
  • Jackie Sim (ex Research Student) is working for Mott McDonald
  • Scott Sloan [ex Junior Research Fellow at New College] is a Professor at the University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
  • Bogdan Slujitoru [ex Soros Scholar] has returned to Romania
  • Mike Smith [ex Research Student] is working for the Australian National Bank
  • The late James Swee was a Research Student in the group. He returned to work in Malaysia and we have heard that he died in 2010 (updated November 2010)

T

  • Laith Tapper [ex Research Student] is a senior engineer at NGI
  • Paul Taylor [ex Professor of Engineering Science] now Winthrop Professor of Offshore Engineering, University of Western Australia
  • Teh, Cee Ing [ex Research Student, Kuok Scholar] is an Associate Professor at Nangyang Technological University, Singapore and head of the geotechnical group there, e-mail: cciteh at ntu.edu.sg
  • Steve Thomas [ex Research Student/Assistant] has his own geotechnical consultancy
  • Richard Thompson [ex Research Student] is working in films in Hollywood, e-mail: thompri at pixar.com

U

  • Stefano Utili [ex Departmental Lecturer] is working for the University of Warwick

V

W

  • Alasdair Walker [ex Research Student] (no information)
  • Adam Wheeler [ex Research Assistant] is a Professor of Mathematics at Southampton University
  • Simon Wheeler [ex Research Student and University Lecturer] is Cormack Professor of Civil Engineering at Glasgow University
  • Geoffrey Wilde [ex research student/Assistant] (no information)
  • Elizabeth Williams [ex Research Student] is working for Atkins in London
  • Claus Wisser [ex Research Student] (no information)
  • Neil Woodward [ex Research Assistant] is working for AWRE, Aldermaston
  • The late Professor Peter Wroth was Professor of Engineering Science at Oxford from 1979 to 1990
  • Weina Wu [ex Research Student] (no information)

X

Y

  • Mitsuhiro Yao [ex Research Student] works for the Japanese Foreign Ministry in China, e-mail: yao00753 at mx.cg.moc.go.jp
  • Hai-Sui Yu [ex Research Student] is a Professor at the University of Nottingham
  • Fajin Yuan [ex Research Assistant] is a Data Web Development Engineer at Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Oxfordshire

Z

  • Tao Zhao [ex Research Student] is an Associate Professor at the College of Water Resource and Hydropower in Sichuan University, China. Email: zhaotao at scu.edu.cn
  • Jian Qing Zhou [ex Research Student/Assistant] is a Research Assistant at Manchester University