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Culmann-Prize to Markus Schwager

Dr. Markus Schwager has been awarded the 2015 Culmann-Prize for his doctoral Thesis "Development, Analysis and Application of an Inclinedeformeter Device for Earth Pressure Measurements".


New publication

R. Zumsteg, A. M. Puzrin, and G. Anagnostou 

Effects of slurry on stickiness of excavated clays and clogging of equipment in fluid supported excavations

Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology 58 (2016) 197-208

A. M. Puzrin

Simple criteria for ploughing and runout in post-failure evolution of submarine landslides

Canadian Geotechnical Journal 53 (2016)


Group excursion Bari 2015

Impressions from our group excursion to Italy: Joint summer School in Geomechanics at the Politecnico di Bari with field trips to landslides in the Daunia Apennines, 10-13 June 2015



Chair of Geotechnical Engineering - Geomechanics

Monday, 25 July 2016, HIL E 5, 16:00

An Avatar for granular materials - taking computing and experimentation to the next level

Prof. Dr. Jose Andrade, California Institute of Technology (Caltech)


Institute for Geotechnical Engineering

19 May 2016, Colloquium

Maschinelle Vortriebe

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23 May 2016, Colloquium

Rooting for sustainable performance

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21 June 2016, Colloquium

Seismic response of ancient classical monuments

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22 June 2016, Colloquium

New evaluation of geotechnical properties in wide areas

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