GSI Fellows – Academic Year 2010-‘11

 

Class 3(a) - New Funding

Number

Student

Advisor

University

Topic

1-10

Tanay Karademir

David Frost

Georgia Tech

Experimental and numerical studies of elevated temperature effects on GS interface shear behavior

2-10

Jing Ni

Buddhima Indraratna

U. of Wollongong

Application of

GS-PVO vertical drains under cyclic loads in stabilizing rail tracks

3-10

Bret Lingwall

Steven Bartlett

U. of Utah

Application of GSs to protect buried pipes at fault crossings

4-10

Carmen Franks

Ahmet Aydilek

U. of Maryland

GS filters for water quality improvement of urban stormwater runoff

 

 

Class 2(b) - Continuation

Number

Student

Advisor

University

Topic

4-09

Majid Khabbazian

Victor Kaliakin

U. of Delaware

Geosynthetic reinforced stone columns and embankment stabilization

 

 

Class 1(c) - Continuation

Number

Student

Advisor

University

Topic

3-08

Axel Ruiken

Martin Ziegler

RWTH Aachen

Geogrid behavior used in walls and slopes

4-08

Eleni Kapogianni

Michael Sakellairou

 

U. of Athens

Geosynthetic reinforcement of soil slopes under seismic conditions