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Dr Helen Cheng

Dr Helen Cheng

Senior Lecturer

Dept of Civil, Environ &Geomatic Eng

Faculty of Engineering Science

Joined UCL
1st Mar 2005

Research summary

Research interests:

Discrete Element Modelling

Granular sand behaviour

Particle crushing

Particle size distribution, fines

Soil liquefaction

Teaching summary

Teaching:

Advanced soil mechanics (2018-)

Road, Tunnels and retaining structures: soil compact (2019-)

Soil Mechanics 1 (2005-2016)

IEP Challenge 1 (2012-2015)

Education

University of Cambridge
Doctorate, Doctor of Philosophy | 2004
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Other higher degree, Master of Philosophy | 1999
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
First Degree, Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) | 1998

Biography

Professional Services:

2014-2019 Editoral Board - ICE Journal of Geotechnique Letters

2015 Guest editor - Computers and Geotechnics

2014 Organising committee for International Symposium on Geomechanics from micro to macro

2010-2012 Editoral Board - ICE Journal of Geotechnique

2008 Guest editor - Geotechnique

Publications