Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science and Engineering

Dr Samuel Anthony Stanier

Qualifications

MEng, PhD

Education

  • 2011
    PhD, Geotechnical Engineering, University of Sheffield.
  • 2007
    MEng (Hons – 1st Class), Civil Engineering, University of Sheffield.

Awards and honours

  • 2007
    Jacobs Babtie Prize for ‘Best Individual Project’, University of Sheffield.
  • 2007
    Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Student Prize, University of Sheffield.

Employment

  • 2011
    Research Associate, Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems, University of Western Australia.
  • 2007
    Postgraduate Student, University of Sheffield.
  • 2007
    Research Assistant, University of Sheffield.

Research Interests

  • Physical modelling (1g and ng)
  • Numerical modelling
  • Offshore Geotechnics
  • Prediction of offshore jack-up (Spudcan) performance in multi-layered strata
  • Unsaturated soil mechanics