Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science and Engineering

Associate Professor Kristian Krabbenhoft


MSc, PhD


  • 2004
    PhD, Technical University of Denmark
  • 2000
    MSc, Technical University of Denmark


  • 2010
    Future Fellowship, Australian Research Council
  • 2008
    Pro-Vice Chancellors Award for Research Excellence, University of Newcastle
  • 2007
    Young Investigator Award, Asia-Pacific Association for Computational Mechanics


  • 2011
    ARC Future Fellow, Australian Research Council
  • 2009
    Associate Professor, University of Newcastle
  • 2007
    Senior Lecturer, University of Newcastle
  • 2005
    Lecturer, University of Newcastle

Editorial Boards of International Journals

  • Computers and Geotechnics, Editorial Board, Elsevier

Research Interests

  • Computational and theoretical mechanics
  • Computational plasticity
  • Mathematical programming
  • Granular contact dynamics