Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science and Engineering

Dr Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn

Qualifications

BEng (Hons); MEng (AIT); PhD (Wollongong)

Education

  • 2006
    PhD, University of Wollongong, Australia
  • 2002
    MEng, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok Thailand
  • 2000
    BEng (Hons) – Civil Engineering, Khonkaen University, Khonkaen, Thailand

Awards

  • 2011
    Vice-Chancellor Research Excellent Award for Emerging Researchers: Highly Recommended
  • 2010
    International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG) for an outstanding paper by an early career researcher
  • 2008
    International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG) for an outstanding paper by an early career researcher
  • 2006
    Australian Geomechanic Society Thesis Award
  • 2006
    Wollongong Trailblazer Award for innovations in soft soil stabilisation for transport infrastructure
  • 2005
    Australian Geomechanic Society Young Geotechnical Engineer Award

Employment

  • 2009
    Senior Lecturer, University of Wollongong
  • 2008
    Lecturer in Geotechnical Engineering, University of Wollongong
  • 2006
    Research Associate, School of Civil, Mining and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Engineering University of Wollongong

Professional Activities

  • Committee member, Australian Geomechanics Society, Sydney Chapter
  • Editorial Board Member, International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering Bulletin
  • Reviewer, Canadian Geotechnical Journal, International Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, Computers and Geotechnics.

Research Interests

  • Soft Soil Improvement
  • Transportation Geomechanics