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, Argentin

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:
  • Prof. Dr. Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani, School of Housing Building and Planning, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia-13111507L
  • Prof. Dr. Cheng-Di Dong, Department of Marine Environmental Engineering, National Kaohsiung Marine University, Taiwan-13111506L
  • Prof. Dr. Hiroyuki Ii, Faculty of Systems Engineering, Wakayama University, Japan-14112011L
  • Prof. Dr. Muawia Dafalla, Department of Civil Engineering, College of Engineering, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia-15112815L
  • Prof. Dr. Osama Mohammed Ahmed Daoud, Building and Road Research Institute, University of Khartoum, Sudan-12111402L
  • Prof. Dr. Sai Vanapalli, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Ottawa, Canada-13050205L
  • Prof. Dr. Suksun Horpibulsuk, Institute of Engineering, Suranaree University of Technology, Thailand-15112815L
  • Prof. Dr. Xiaowu Tang, Research Center of Costal and Urban Geotechnical Engineering, Dept. of Civil Eng.,Zhejiang University, China-13111508L
  • A/Prof. Dr. Sittisak Uparivong, Faculty of Technology, Khon Kaen University, Thailand-12020601L
  • A/Prof. Dr. Shailendra Kumar, Applied Mechanics Department, S. V. National Institute of Technology Surat, India-14101110L
  • A/Prof. Dr. Barai Hasi Rani, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Yeungnam University, Korea-16030918L
  • A/Prof. Dr. Chaminda Gallage, Science and Engineering Faculty, Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Australia-15072014L
  • A/Prof. Dr. Chee-Ming Chan, Faculty of Engineering Technology, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Malaysia-15010812L
  • A/Prof. Dr. John V. Smith, School of Engineering, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia-15120716L
  • A/Prof. Dr. Masaaki Kondo, Dept. of Environmental Science and Technology, Graduate School of Bioresources, Mie University, Japan-12111503L
  • Dr. Jim Shiau, School of Civil Engineering and Surveying, University of Southern Queensland, Australia-15030613L
  • Dr. Jonathan R. Dungca, Civil Engineering Department, De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines-17012019L
  • Dr. Jun Sugawara, Principal Geotechnical Engineer – WorleyParsons Services Pty Ltd, Australia-13122009L
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  • ​Regular Members (Valid until renew 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

 

THE GEOMATE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY