School of Engineering

Staff Profile

Dr Yilin Gui

Lecturer in Geotechnical Engineering

Background

Dr Yilin Gui joined the Geotechnical and Structure group (GEST) in the School of Engineering in 2017. His research interests are focused on rock and soil mechanics, computational and constitutive modelling of geomaterials and Geoenvironmental Engineering and other related areas. A PhD studentship is available as the links below:

https://www.ncl.ac.uk/postgraduate/funding/sources/ukeustudents/eng017.html

https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BKI411/phd-studentship-in-engineering-wellbore-stability-for-carbon-sequestration-in-geological-formations/

Qualifications

PhD, UNSW

BE, CSU

Previous Position

Research Fellow in Nanyang Technological University

Research Fellow in Monash University.

Professional Association

Member of Singapore Society for Rock Mechanics and Engineering Geology

Member of International Society for Rock Mechanics

Member of The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy

Member of International Association for Engineering Geology and the Environment

Awards and Honours

Scientific Editor of Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering

Member of EPSRC Peer Review Associate College

Scientific Committee member of 10th Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium

Invited speech at China State Key Laboratory of Geohazard Prevention and Geoenvironment Protection, Chengdu, China, Dec, 2017

Winner of Singapore Society for Rock Mechanics and Engineering Geology (SRMEG) Outstanding Paper Award, March, 2016.

Invited speech at China State Key Laboratory of Deep Geomechanics and Underground Engineering, Xuzhou, China, May, 2016

Keynote speech at 7th Victoria Chinese PhD and Young Scholars Research Symposium at Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia, November, 2013

Journal Reviewer

Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering (SPRINGER), Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment (SPRINGER), Engineering Structures (ELSEVIER), Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology (ELSEVIER), International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences (ELSEVIER), Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ELSEVIER), Geomechanics and Engineering (TECHNO PRESS), Geothermics (ELSEVIER), Materials (MDPI), Energies (MDPI), Sustanability (MDPI), Geotechnique (ICE), Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering (ASCE)


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Research

Research interests

   Geomechanics,

   Computational Geomechanics,

   Geotechnical Engineering

Dr Gui accepts PhD candidates who wish to conduct research in Geotechnical Engineering at Newcastle University.

Teaching

2017/2018 academic year

CEG1201   Geotechnical Properties of Soils and Rocks (Lecturer)

CEG2201   Geotechnics (Module leader)

CEG8099   Investigative Research Project (project supervisor)

CEG8296   MSc Project and Dissertation in Geotechnical Engineering and Engineering Geology (project supervisor)


Publications