Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science and Engineering

Dr Marti Lloret Cabot

Qualifications

Diploma in Civil Engineering, PhD

Education

  • 2011
    PhD, Joint degree between the University of Strathclyde and University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • 2005
    Diploma in Civil Engineering, Technical University of Catalonia (UPC)

Awards

  • 2010
    ‘Marie Curie’ Research Fellow, Technical University of Delft, The Netherlands
  • 2009
    ‘Mac Robertson’ Scholarship 2009-10, University of Stratchlyde, United Kingdom
  • 2006
    ‘Synergy’ Fellow 2006, University of Stratchlyde and University of Glasgow, United Kingdom

Employment

  • 2012
    Research Associate, ARC Centre of Excellence for Geotechnical Science and Engineering
  • 2010
    ‘Marie Curie’ Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Technical University of Delft, The Netherlands, 2yrs
  • 2006
    Research Fellow, University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom, 4yrs
  • 2005
    Civil Engineering Consultant, 2yrs

Research Projects

  • 2005
    Experienced Researcher, “Geo-Install: Modelling Installation Effects in Geotechnical Engineering” (GEO-INSTALL) funded by the European Commission
  • 2009
    Early Stage Researcher, “GEO-Engineering EXChanges between Europe and Latin-America” (GEO-EXCEL) funded by the European Commission
  • 2006
    Early Stage Researcher, “Mechanics of Unsaturated Soils for Engineering” (MUSE) funded by the European Commission

Research Interests

  • Constitutive and numerical modelling
  • Unsaturated soil mechanics
  • Soil variability
  • Numerical and analytical methods in geomechanics