GSI Fellowship Status for 2019-20 Academic Year

 

 

Class 12

 

No.-Yr.

Student

University

Advisor

Topic

1-19

Mr. Daniel Adeleke

U. of Cape Town

South Africa

Denis Kalumba

Investigation into the effects of asperities on GM geotextile shear characteristics

2-19

Mr. Conor McCafferty

Drexel U.

Grace Hsuan

Using geo-composites to increase filtration of a stacked GT tube system in various configurations

3-19

Ms. Jackeline Gastelo

George Mason U.

Burak Tanyu

Kuo Tian

Hydraulic conductivity of GCL overlap areas

4-19

Mr. Hao Liu

U. of Kansas

Jie Han

Internal reinforcement of abutment backfill to mitigate bumps at end of integral bridges

5-19

Mr. Sung Ryoo

U. of Maryland

Ahmet Aydilek

Hydraulic and erosion control performance of conical filter system with DOT backfill materials

6-19

Mr. Javad Galinmoghadam

Missouri U. of Science & tech.

Xiong Zhang

Use of wicking GT to mitigate frost action in cold regions a numerical study

7-19

Mr. Jin-Cheng Yeh

NPUST

Taiwan

Wayne Hsieh

Low impact development of plastic underground storage tanks seismic evaluation procedure

8-19

Mr. Yuan Feng

U. of Nebraska

Jongwan Eun

Effect of gas collection system with LLDPE or EVOH GM covers on landfill gas emission

9-19

Mr. Amin Rafiei

N. Carolina State U.

Mo Gabr

Evaluation of residual pore water pressure and deformation of seabed beneath GT sand containers due to nonlinear waves: a coupled hydro mechanical finite element analysis

10-19

Mr. Ridvan Doger

U. of Oklahoma

Kianoosh Hatami

Influence of facing on structural performance and economics of GRS bridge abutments

11-19

Mr. Sudheer Prabhu

Penn State U.

Tong Qiu

Laboratory investigation on the benefits of GS in flexible pavement retrofit

12-19

Ms. Janelle Skaden

U. of Rhode Island

Christopher Baxter

Long term monitoring of a GSC-reinforced dunes in Montauk, NY

13-19

Mr. Wolfgang Lieske

RUB University

Germany

Habil Wichtmann

A systematic approach to apply theoretical models for composition of anionic modified GCLs with focus on formulation and long term stability

14-19

Mr. Jan Derksen

RWTH Aachen

Germany

Martin Ziegler

Investigations on indirect GG activation in transparent soil on a micro scale

15-19

Mr. Kazi Moimul Islam

U. of South Carolina

Juan Caicedo

Evaluations of GS reinforcement over flexible pavements using finite element modeling

16-19

Ms. Nuzhath Fatema

Syracuse U.

Shobha Bhatia

Addition of synthetic fibers in minimizing the flow behavior of dewatered fly ash slurries

17-19

Ms. Shihui Liu

Tennessee State U.

Lin Li

Investigation of nonwoven GTs for molds used in preparation of MICP-treated geomaterials

18-19

Ms. Fengjuan Tao

Tongji U.

China

Zhen Zhang

Subgrade settlement of GS reinforced column (GRCS) embankments subjected to surface wheel loading