Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science and Engineering

Dr. George Kouretzis

Qualifications

Diploma in Civil Engineering, MSc, PhD NTUA

Education

  • 2005
    PhD, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
  • 2000
    MSc, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
  • 1998
    Diploma in Civil Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece

Awards

  • 2003
    Fellow, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
  • 1998
    Fellow, Technical Chamber of Greece
  • 1997
    Fellow, Greek State Fund Institution

Employment

  • 2012
    Research Academic, ARC Centre of Excellence for Geotechnical Science and Engineering
  • 2012
    Engineering Consultant, 14 yrs
  • 2008
    Casual Academic, National Technical University of Athens, Greece, 1yrs
  • 2008
    Research Assistant, National Technical University of Athens, Greece, 3yrs

Research Interests

  • Soil and topography effects on strong ground motion
  • Soil-structure interaction
  • Mechanics of geomaterials
  • Dynamic response of structures
  • Numerical and analytical methods in geomechanics