2005 Seminars

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Semester 1 2005

Wednesday March 23, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
All postgrads
"Who am I and what am I doing?"

Wednesday March 30, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Easter break - No Seminar

Friday April 1, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Itai Einav
Micro-Thermo-Mechanics For Randomly Distributed Elasto-Plastic Materials

Wednesday April 6, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
David Cao
Connections For LiteSteel Beams

Wednesday April 13, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Carol Boyle (The University of Auckland)
Long Term Thinking for Sustainability

Wednesday April 13, 2005, 5.30 pm
Emeritus Professor Harry Poulos
Australian Geomechanics Society Terzhagi Lecture - Pile Behaviour – Consequences of Geological and Construction Imperfections

Tuesday April 19, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Gordon Fenton (Dalhousie University Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada)
Reliability-Based Geotechnical Design

Wednesday April 27, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Rob Wheen
Some Ideas/Inventions I have played with

Tuesday May 3, 2005, 5.30 pm
Dr Saman Fernando (Ajax Fasteners)
Australian Steel Institute/Engineers Australia - Bolts - Are you getting what you specify?

Wednesday May 4, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
John Small
Forensic Geotechnics

Wednesday May 11, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Prof Siva Sivakumaran (McMaster University, Canada)
Recent Research Studies on Steel Structures at McMaster University, Canada

Wednesday May 18, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Special Video Presentation
Engineering Activities after the Collapse of the World Trade Center

Wednesday May 25, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Jason Surjadinata
Analysis of Effects Of Tunnelling on Single Piles

Wednesday June 1, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Deepankar Choudhury
Earthquake resistant design of retaining structures and foundations

Wednesday June 8, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Various
Undergraduate Seminar Session - 4th year

Semester 2 2005

Friday July 15, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
John Hsu
Static Equilibrium Bay Beach for Coastal Management and Protection

Tuesday July 26, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Dennis Lam
Research and Development in Composite Steel – Precast Hollowcore Constructions

Wednesday August 10, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Yaip Telue
Behaviour And Design Of Cold-Formed Steel Wall Frames Lined With Plasterboard Under Axial Compression

Tuesday August 16, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Andrew Abel
The Most Likely Reason for Dropping the Atomic Bomb

Wednesday August 24, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Niphan Yaiaroon
The Reliability-Based Assessment of Existing Bridge Structures – The Introduction

Wednesday August 31, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
John Munro
Pipeline Rehabilitation – A Fast Growing Branch of Civil Engineering

Wednesday September 7, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Derek Avalle
Ground Improvement using Impact Rolling

Wednesday September 14, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Damien Koen
Investigations into the upright capacity of light gauge steel storage racks

Wednesday September 21, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Tim Finnigan
Ocean power conversion - some experiences and future directions

Wednesday September 28, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Gabriel Eccher
Finite Strip Method in Structural Analysis of Thin-Walled Structures containing Openings

Wednesday October 5, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Manh Tran
Installation of suction caisson in dense sand

Wednesday October 12, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Jian Li
A three-dimensional numerical model for wave-induced transient pore pressure around the head of a breakwater

Wednesday October 19, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Undergraduate Thesis Presentations all this week

Wednesday October 26, 2005, 1.10 - 1.50 pm
Sally Williams
Interfacial Waves over a Poroelastic Seabed