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珞珈讲坛第265讲-余海岁院士做客珞珈讲坛

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珞珈讲坛第265讲

时 间:2018年10月24日(周三)9:00

地 点:武汉大学樱顶老图书馆

主讲人:余海岁教授 英国皇家工程院院士

题 目:科研创新之道How to Go about Doing Research?

主讲人简介:

Hai-Sui Yu (余海岁)教授现任英国利兹大学常务副校长,2011年当选英国皇家工程院院士。1990年于英国牛津大学获得博士学位,2000获授澳大利亚纽卡斯尔大学荣誉科学博士学位。曾为英国诺丁汉大学岩土工程研究中心创始人、主任、教授,曾担任英国诺丁汉大学副校长。长期从事理论及计算岩土力学、岩土本构关系、岩土构筑物相互作用、岩土原位测试技术、道路岩土力学等方面的理论和应用研究。已发表论文200余篇,出版英文专著2本(中译本现已出版),英文合著1本。余海岁教授是国际期刊《Geomechanics and Geoengineeering: An international Journal》创刊主编,现并担任《Acta Geotechnica》的Editor。曾先后获得:澳大利亚岩土力学协会的杰出成就特诺洛普(1998);英国土木工程协会的最高成就泰尔福特(2000);美国Shamsher Prakash基金会的国际最杰出岩土力学科学家奖(2003);国际岩土力学计算方法与进展协会-德赛奖(2008);国际岩土力学计算方法与进展协会卓越贡献奖(2014);英国岩土工程协会最佳论文奖章(2015)等。曾担任国际岩土力学及岩土工程学会第一任James K. Mitchell讲座人。在过去三十年中,余海岁教授曾与含中国、美国、英国、加拿大、澳大利亚、新西兰、法国、奥地利、意大利等多个国家和地区的世界顶级岩土中心开展合作研究。

Brief Introduction of Professor Hai-Sui Yu

Professor Hai-Sui Yu is Deputy Vice-Chancellor at the University of Leeds, UK, and is a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering from 2011. He obtained his PhD degree from Oxford University in 1990 and was awarded a higher doctorate (D.Sc.) in 2000 by the University of Newcastle, Australia. Previously he was the foundation Professor of Geotechnical Engineering and Pro-Vice-Chancellor at the University of Nottingham. Professor Yu's main research activities have focused on theoretical and computational geomechanics, constitutive modelling, soil-geo-structure interaction, in-situ soil testing, and pavement & railway geotechnics. He has published over 200 high quality publications including 2 sole-authored research monographs (have also been translated into Chinese), and 1 co-authored book. He is the founding Editor-in-Chief of Geomechanics amd Geoengineering, a Co-Editor of Acta Geotechnica. He has been awarded many international medals and prizes for his research work, which include Australian Geomechanics Society’s Trollope Medal in 1998, Institution of Civil Engineers’ highest research paper award, the Telford Medal, in 2000, Shamsher Prakash Foundation’s Research Award in 2003, the first James K Mitchell Lecture of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering in 2004, the Chandra Desai Medal of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics in 2008, International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics Outstanding Contributions Medal in 2014, and the British Geotechnical Association Medal for 2015. Throughout his academic career, Professor Yu has also worked with leading institutions in the USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, France, Austria, and Italy.