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Geotechnique, Construction Materials and Environment, Tsu, Mie, Japan

GEOMATE 2014 Brisbane Australia Nov. 19-21 USQ

Conference Chairmen:
Dr. Jim Shiau, Senior Lecturer, 
USQ, Australia (Chair)
Dr. Stephen Buttling, S/Principals, 
GHD Geotech. (Co-Chair)
Conference Honorary Chairman:  
Dr. John Yeaman, Prof., Univ. of 
the S/Coast,  Australia
Dr. Sohji 
Inoue, E/Prof.,  Mie University,  Japan
Conference Organizing Committee:
Dr. Jim Shiau, S./Lec. Univ. of 
Southern Queensland, Australia
Dr. Stephen Buttling, S/Principal 
GHD Geotechnics,  Australia
Dr. Ivan Gratchev, Lecturer, 
Griffith University, Australia
Dr. Sohji Inoue, E/Prof. Mie University, Japan
Dr. Toshinori Sakai, Prof. Mie University, Japan
Dr. Zakaria Hossain, Prof.  Mie University,   Japan
National Advisory Committee:
Dr. David Thorpe, Senior Lecturer, USQ Dr. Allan Manalo,  Senior Lecturer, USQ
Dr. Soma Somasundaraswaran, Lecturer, USQ 
Dr. Sourish Banerjee, Lecturer, USQ
Dr. Adrian McCallum, Lecturer, Uni. of Sunshine Coast, OLD, Australia 
Dr. Mark Jaksa, Prof. University of Adelaide, Australia 
Dr. Mohamed Shahin, A/Prof. Curtin University, Australia
Dr. Chaminda Gallage, Queensland Univ. of Tech. Australia
Dr. Iyad Alkroosh, Curtin University, Australia 
Dr. Sammy Kwok, Geo. Eng.  Cardno  Bowler, Australia
Dr. Jun Sugawara, S/Eng. Golder 
Associates Pty Ltd, Australia
Dr. N. Sivakugan, A/Prof. James 
Cook Univ., Australia
Dr. Robert Lo, , A/Prof. UNSW 
Canberra, Australia
Dr. Erwin Oh, Lecturer, Griffith University, Australia
International Advisory Committee:
Dr. Fumio Tatsuoka, Prof. Tokyo University of Science, Japan
Dr.Jing-Cai Jiang, Prof. University of Tokushima, Japan
Dr. Toshihiro Morii, Prof. Niigata University, Japan
Dr. Kimitoshi Hayano,Prof. Yokohama National Univ., Japan
Dr. Sai Vanapalli, Prof. University of Ottawa, Canada
Dr. M. Bouassida, Prof. National Sch. of Engg. of Tunis
Dr.L.R. Austriaco, Prof. Angles Univ. Found., Philippines
Dr. A.S.M. Abdul Awal, Prof. Univ. Technology Malaysia 
Dr. M. Ibn Ibrahimy, Prof. Int.  Islamic Univ., Malaysia
Dr. Bujang B.K. Huat, Prof. Univ.  
Putra Malaysia
Dr. Nemy Banthia, Prof. UBC, Canada
Dr. Ian Jefferson, Prof. Univ. of Birmingham, UK
Dr.John Bolander,Prof. Univ. of California, USA
Dr. Shamsul Chowdhury, Prof. Roosevelt Univ., USA
Dr. Isabel Pinto, Prof. University of Coimbra, Portugal
Dr. Hj. Ramli  Bin Hj. Nazir, 
A/Prof., UTM, Malaysia
Dr. Aly Ahmed, A/Prof., Beni-Suef 
University, Egypt
Dr. Chang-Yu Ou,  Prof. National Taiwan  University of Sci. & Tech.

Dr. Raja Rizwan Hussain, A/Prof. King Saud Univ. Saudi Arabia

  Keynote Papers:

PRACTICAL APPLICATION OF PROBABILISTIC METHODS IN GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING by Stephen Buttling

PERSPECTIVES FROM ACCURATE MEASUREMENTS OF THE STANDARD PENETRATION TEST by Julian Seidel

 

Best Paper Awards (6 out of 286):

EHAVIOR OF AN EPDM GEOMEMBRANE 18 YEARS AFTER ITS INSTALLATION IN A WATER RESERVOIR by Manuel Blanco & Francisca Castillo, Nathalie Touze-Foltz, Bernat Amat, Escolástico Aguiar

 

SEISMIC BEHAVIOR OF SHORT GROUPED-PILES IN LIQUEFIABLE SANDY SOILS by Chung-Jung Lee, Wen-Yi Hung, Chen-Hui Tsai, Yi-Chun Tu

 

CHALLENGES IN ASSESSING THE INSTALLATION EFFECTS OF CONTROLLED MODULUS COLUMNS ON BEHAVIOR OF SURROUNDING SOILS by Huu Hung Nguyen, Behzad Fatahi and Hadi Khabbaz

 

ROLE OF A RETAINING WALL CONSTRUCTED OF NATURAL STONES IN PLANT BIODIVERSITY by Taizo Uchida, Masaaki Furuno, Takashi Minami, Sampei Yamashita, Tadashi Uchiyama, Teruo Arase and Daisuke Hayasaka

 

CU, ZN AND AS CONTAMINATION OF SEAWEED BESIDE SHIZUKI AND KANAYAMA METAL MINES IN JAPAN by Hiroyuki Ii

 

EFFECTS OF MOISTURE CONTENT ON RESILIENT PROPERTIES OF RECYCLED CONCRETE AGGREGATES (RCAs) by Chaminda Gallage, Shiran Jayakody and Jothi Ramanujam