ARC Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science & Engineering

RHD Students

Joe Tom

RHD Students


B.S.(Civil Engineering), M.S.(Civil Engineering)


  • 2011
    Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Geotechnical Emphasis), University of California, Davis, USA
  • 2009
    Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Mississippi State University, USA

Research interests

  • Soil mechanics
  • Sediment transport


  • Winthrop Professor David White
  • Associate Professor Scott Draper

Research Topic

An investigation into the formation, shape and stiffness of seabed trenches around pipelines, risers and chains.