Society

Founded in 2011, the GEOMATE International Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to benefiting the professional engineering community in the areas of Geotechnique, Construction Materials and Environment through educational conferences, journal publications and seminars. It is served by a network of advisors, regional representatives and GEOMATE members.

Advisory Committee
Prof. Dr. Shoji Inoue, President, Professor Emeritus, Mie University, Japan
Prof. Dr. Zakaria Hossain, General Secretary, Mie University, Japan 
Prof. Dr. Fumio Tatsuoka, Tokyo University of Science, Japan
Prof. Dr. Sai Vanapalli, University of Ottawa, Canada
Prof. Dr. Ian Jefferson, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Prof. Dr. Mounir Bouassida, National School of Engineering of Tunis
Prof. Dr. Bujang B.K. Huat, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
Prof. Dr. Nemy Banthia, University of British Columbia, Canada
Prof. Dr. Toshinori Sakai, Mie University, Japan
Prof. Dr. A.S.M. Abdul Awal, University Technology Malaysia, Malaysia
Prof. Dr. Jing-Cai Jiang, University of Tokushima, Japan
Prof. Dr. Lilia Robles Austriaco, Angles University Foundation, Philippines
Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ibn Ibrahimy, International Islamic University, Malaysia
Prof. Dr. Shamsul I. Chowdhury, Roosevelt University, USA
Prof. Dr. Isabel Pinto, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Prof. Dr. Kaneco Satoshi, Mie University, Japan
Prof. Dr. Mohammad Shariful Islam, BUET, Bangladesh
Prof. Dr. Mark Jaksa, University of Adelaide, Australia
Prof. Dr. Kingshuk Roy, Nihon University, Japan
Prof. Dr. Pedro Arrua, Universidad Tecnológica Nacional, Argentina

The key objective of this society is to promote interdisciplinary research from various regions of the globe.
The main scopes are as follows:
● Advances in Composite Materials
● Computational Mechanics
● Foundation and Retaining Walls
● Slope Stability
● Soil Dynamics
● Soil-Structure Interaction
● Pavement Technology
● Tunnels and Anchors
● Site Investigation and Rehabilitation
● Ecology and Land Development
● Water Resources Planning
● Environmental Management
● Earthquake and Tsunami Issues
● Safety and Reliability
● Geo-Hazard Mitigation
● Case History & Practical Experience
● Others

Regional Representatives/GEOMATE Members

Asia (South): Dr. Zahurul Islam, Dr. Srimala Sreekantan, Dr. Amimul Ahsan, Dr. Ramli Nazir, Dr. Noor Ul Hassan Zardari, Dr. Sittisak Uparivong, Dr. Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani, Dr. Shailendra Kumar, Dr. P.B. Sakthivel, Dr. Hetty Yunus
Asia (East): Dr. Hiroyuki ii, Dr. Sanjay Jha, Dr. Zakaria Hossain, Dr. Shahin Hossain, Dr. Masaaki Kondo, Dr. Cheng-Di Dong, Dr. Xiaowu Tang, Mr. Akihiro Fujino
Australia: Dr. Jim Shiau, Dr. Chaminda Gallage, Dr. Nagaratnam Sivakugan, Dr. Ranjith Pathegama Gamage, Dr. Sugawara Jun
Europe: Dr. Isabel Pinto, Dr. Zeki Candan, Dr. Richard P. Ray
Middle East: Dr. Basuony El-Garhy, Dr. Ali Hassan Ali Mahfouz, Dr. Navid Khayat, Dr. Osama Daud, Dr. Abdelkareem Alzo'ubi, Dr. Raja Rizwan Hussain
USA & Canada: Dr.  Shamsul I. Chowdhury, Dr. Miguel A. Pando, Dr. Sai K. Vanapalli

 

Life Members:

12020601L - A/Prof. Dr. Sittisak Uparivong, Faculty of Technology, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
12111402L - Prof. Dr. Osama Mohammed Ahmed Daoud, Building and Road Research Institute, University of Khartoum, Sudan
12111503L - A/Prof. Dr. Masaaki Kondo, Dept. of Environmental Science and Technology, Graduate School of Bioresources, Mie University, Japan
13050205L - Prof. Dr. Sai Vanapalli, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Ottawa, Canada
13111506L - Prof. Dr. Cheng-Di Dong, Department of Marine Environmental Engineering, National Kaohsiung Marine University, Taiwan
13111507L - Prof. Dr. Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani, School of Housing Building and Planning, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
13111508L - Prof. Dr. Xiaowu Tang, Research Center of Costal and Urban Geotechnical Engineering, Dept. of Civil Eng.,Zhejiang University, China
13122009L - Dr. Jun Sugawara, Principal Geotechnical Engineer – WorleyParsons Services Pty Ltd, Australia
14101110L - A/Prof. Dr. Shailendra Kumar, Applied Mechanics Department, S. V. National Institute of Technology Surat, India
14112011L - Prof. Dr. Hiroyuki Ii, Faculty of Systems Engineering, Wakayama University, Japan
15010812L - A/Prof. Dr. Chee-Ming Chan, Faculty of Engineering Technology, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Malaysia
15030613L - Dr. Jim Shiau, School of Civil Engineering and Surveying, University of Southern Queensland, Australia
15072014L - A/Prof. Dr. Chaminda Gallage, Science and Engineering Faculty, Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Australia
15112815L - Prof. Dr. Suksun Horpibulsuk, Institute of Engineering, Suranaree University of Technology, Thailand
15120716L - A/Prof. Dr. John V. Smith, School of Engineering, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
15120716L - Prof. Dr. Muawia Dafalla, Department of Civil Engineering, College of Engineering, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
16030918L - A/Prof. Dr. Barai Hasi Rani, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Yeungnam University, Korea
17012019L - Dr. Jonathan R. Dungca, Civil Engineering Department, De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines
17111324L – Dr. Nordila Ahmad, National Defence University, Malaysia
18112020L – Prof. Bujang Bin Kim Huat, Universiti Putra Malaysia
18112021L – Dr. Vivi Anggraini, Monash University Malaysia
18120422L - Assoc Prof. Muhammad Faisal, Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia
19010223L - Ms. Ranti Hidayawanti, Sekolah Tinggi Teknik PLN, Indonesia
19040324L – Dr. Adi Susilo, Geophysical Engineering, Brawijaya University, Indonesia

​Regular Members (Valid until renewing date):

  • 12041501R-Dr. Sakthivel Palayam Balasundaram, Department of Civil Engineering, Pondicherry Engineering College, Puducherry, India
  • 14080902R-Dr. Nor Zurairahetty Mohd Yunus, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
  • 14083103R-Dr. Abdelkareem Alzo'ubi, Abu Dhabi University, United Arab Emirates
  • 14112004R-Dr. Akihiro Fujino, Graduate School of Systems Engineering, Wakayama University, Japan
  • 15040105R-Dr. Mary Ann Adajar, De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines
  • 15061107R-Dr. Scott Rayburg, Centre for Urban Research, RMIT University, Australia
  • 15061108R-Dr. Melissa Neave, Centre for Urban Research, RMIT University, Australia
  • 15062909R-Ms. Erica Elice, De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines
  • 15062910R-Mr. Joenel Galupino, De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines
  • 15070911R-Prof. Aminaton Marto, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
  • 15120612R-Dr. Ahmad Safuan A Rashid, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
  • 15121213R-Ms. Benahchilif Souad, University Abou Bakr Belkaid, Tlemcen, Algeria
  • 15121614R-Ms. Omolbanin Farahmandpour, Faculty of Civil Engineering, University Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
  • 16020515R-Dr. Joseph Berlin Juanzon, Mapua Institute of Technology, Manila, Philippines
  • 16020816R-Prof. Nobuyuki Egusa, Wakayama University, Japan
  • 6021317R-Mr. Ryota Hino, Wakayama University, Japan
  • 16021618R-Prof. Lydia Francisca Florentino, De La Salle University, Philippines
  • 16041819R-Dr. Muhammad Faisal, Syiah Kuala University, Indonesia
  • 16052620R-Dr. Mohd Hairy Ibrahim, Sultan Idris Education University, Malaysia
  • 16102121R-Mr. Ryan Joseph Calinao, Lyceum of the Philippines University-Laguna, Philippines
  • 6120322R-Dr. Paresh Vasantlal Dalal, Arts, Commerce and Science College, Raver, India
  • 17011723R-Prof. Saad Alabdullah, Isra University, Amman, Jordan

17041324R-Dr Ariya Aruninta, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
17071725R-Dr Ahmad RIFAI, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
17102326R-Prof. Shinya Inazumi, Shibaura Institute of Technology, Japan
17102327R-Prof. Ken Kawamoto, Saitama University, Japan
17110228R-Abu Bakar Sandah, University of Brawijaya, Indonesia
17110229R- Prof. Jiro KUWANO, Saitama University, Japan
17110230R- Prof. Askar Zhussupbekov, Eurasian National University, Kazakhstan
17110231R-Dr. Taizo Uchida, Kyushu Sangyo University, Japan
17110232R- Engr. Maria McCrann, La Trobe University, Australia
17110233R- Dr. Zhishui Liang, Southeast University, China
17111335R-Dr. Nurina Fitriani, Universitas Airlangga, Indonesia
17111336R-Dr. Yonik Meilawati Yustiani, Teknik Lingkungan Univ. Pasundan, Indonesia
17111337R-Dr. Eddy Setiadi Soedjono, Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember, Indonesia
17112140R-Dr. Bernardo Lejano, De La Salle University, Philippines
17122238R-Dr. Md. Faiz SHAH, University of Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
17122839R-Mr. Farzad Habibbeygi, Curtin University, Australia
18032341R-Mr. Leonard Johnstone, Suranaree University of Technology, Thailand
18032840R-Prof. Tatyana Krupnova, South Ural State University, Russia
18062142R-Dr. Astri Rinanti, Universitas Trisakti, Jakarta, Indonesia
18062243R-A. Prof. Ambar Pertiwiningrum, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
18071444R-Dr Ahmad Hilmy Bin Abdul Hamid, Universiti Sains Malaysia
18071645R-Dr. Kunyanuth Kularbphettong, Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, Thailand
18072746R-Ms. Dewi Susiloningtyas, University of Indonesia
18081447R-Dr. Anizahyati Alisibramulisi, UiTM Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
18083048R-Mr. Miller Cutora, De La Salle University, Philippines
18090149R-Prof. Takaaki Wajima, Chiba University, Japan
18091350R-Dr. Norliyati Mohd Amin, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
18091451R-Dr. Hideyuki Ito, Nihon University, Japan
18091452R-A/Prof. Benedicto N. Fortaleza, Technological University of the Philippines
18091453R-Dr. Hirano Hirosuke, National Institute of Technology, Wakayama College, Japan
18091454R-Mr. Marjun B. Macasilhig, Technological University of the Philippines
18091455R-Prof. Melito A. Baccay, Technological University of the Philippines
18091456R-Prof. Kyoichi Okamoto, Nihon University, Japan
18091457R-A/Prof. Teodinis Garcia, Technological University of the Philippines
18091458R-Mr. Mohammadjavad Yaghoubi, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
18091459R-Mr. Mohd Saufi Bin Mohd Redzuan, Minconsult Pvt. Ltd., Malaysia
18091460R-Mr. Sivakumar Gowthaman, Hokkaido University, Japan
18091461R-Prof. Junichiro Takeuchi, Kyoto University, Japan
18091462R-Dr. Rajitha Udukumburage, Queensland University of Technology, Australia

 

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