Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science and Engineering

Alexander Lester

Qualifications

BE (Civil) Hons 1

Education

  • 2011
    Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) Honours Class 1, University of Sydney

Employment

  • 2012
    Geotechnical Engineer, Douglas Partners Pty Ltd, 3 years

Awards

  • 2015
    Australian Postgraduate Award Research Scholarship, University of Newcastle
  • 2008
    University of Sydney Academic Merit Prize

Research Interests

  • Soft soil behaviour
  • Numerical modelling
  • FEM programming

Supervisors

  • Laureate Professor Scott Sloan
  • Professor Daichao Sheng
  • Associate Professor Olivier Buzzi
  • Dr Jubert Pineda

Research Topic

Advanced Modelling of Soft Soil Behaviour