Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science and Engineering

Dr Xianfeng Liu


BEng, MEng(SWJTU), PhD (ECN)


  • 2010
    PhD, Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France
  • 2005
    MEng, Southwest Jiaotong University, China
  • 2003
    BEng, Southwest Jiaotong University, China


  • 2007
    CSC (China Scholarship Council) scholarship, 2007-2010


  • 2011
    Research Associate, Centre for Geotechnical and Materials Modelling, University of Newcastle
  • 2010
    Research Associate, Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France

Research Interests

  • Modelling of multi-physical processes in geomechanics
  • Microstrucrual analysis of soils under environmental loading
  • Contaminants transport in soils
  • Soil dynamics