Journal of Geo-engineering Sciences

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Last issue (3:1) online on 10 June 2016
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The Journal of Geo-engineering Sciences was discontinued after Volume 3 issue 1 (2016).

The Journal of Geo-engineering Sciences” (JGeS) is an engineering science journal that aims to advance the field of Geo-engineering  by publishing peer reviewed articles that are contemporary and relevant to both researchers and industry.

JGeS will focus on theoretical, experimental, and case history based research next to covering the key application areas with special thematic issues.

Authors are required to address relevance, theory and methodology, research set-up, results and analysis, verification and validation, and eventually the ultimate impact on the resulting engineering geotechnics applications. Articles can be research-, practitioners-, and applications-oriented papers, short notes and survey articles.

Topics to be covered with special volume issues include, amongst others: saturated and unsaturated soil mechanics, site characterization and foundation engineering, environmental geo-engineering; ground improvement, soil testing and monitoring and numerical methods, comprising advances in thermo-, hydro-, and chemistry mechanics.

Submission of manuscripts is encouraged both from researchers and practitioners active in all disciplines of the Geo-engineering discipline.

Papers are double blind peer reviewed.

F. Schnaid
Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul

Founding Editor
W.F. Van Impe

Editorial Board
M. Almeida, Fed. University of Rio de Janeiro-Brazil
E. Alonso, University of Catalunya-Barcelona-Spain
Ph. Jeanjean, BP America Inc.
S. Jefferis, Environmental Geotechnics Ltd and University of Oxford-UK
T. Katsumi, Kyoto University-Japan
B. Lehane, The University of Western-Australia
M. Lysiuk, NPO "Georeconstruction"- Russia
M. Madhav, JN T University-India
P. Mayne, Georgia Institute of Technology-Atlanta-USA
M. Manassero, Politecnico di Torino-Italy
A. Mandolini, Second University of Napoli-Italy
C. W.W. Ng, Hong Kong
H. Poulos, Coffey Geotechnics-Australia
K. Stokoe, Texas University-Austin-USA
F. Tatsuoka, Tokyo University of Science-Japan
P.O. Van Impe, Ghent University-Belgium / AGE Consulting Ghent-Belgium
F. Van Tol, Deltares-Netherlands
G. Viggiani, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata-Italy


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[3] Berkow R, Fletcher AJ, editors. The Merck manual of diagnosis and therapy. 16th ed. Rahway (NJ): Merck Research Laboratories; 1992.
[4] Meltzer PS, Kallioniemi A, Trent JM. Chromosome alterations in human solid tumors. In: Vogelstein B, Kinzler KW, editors. The genetic basis of human cancer. New York: McGrawHill; 2002. p. 93113.
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