Guest professor Feng Zhang:

The Institute of Geotechnical Engineering (IGT) warmly invites you to a lecture by Prof. Feng Zhang from the Nagoya Institute of Technology (NIT) on April 24, 2017 at 4 pm.

Topic: Unified description of Toyoura sand and its application in repeated liquefaction of sandy ground Time: April 24, 2017 at 4 pm Place: University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Seminar room 02, Guttenberghaus (GUTH-SR 02), Feistmantelstraße 4, 1180 Vienna Dr. Feng Zhang is a professor of Nagoya Institute of Technology (NIT) since 2005. He served as the head of Civil Engineering Department of NIT during 2006 to 2008 and the director of Advanced Disaster Prevention Engineering Center of NIT during 2011 to 2014. His main research interests are in constitutive modeling in soil mechanics & rock mechanics, numerical analyses in geotechnical engineering and seismic evaluation of earth structures. He is the recipient of the awards including the Best Paper Medal of Soils & Foundations (2002, 2011) and the Best Paper Medal of Japan Society of Civil Engineers (2007).