19 giugno 2015
- Sede Congressuale Mantova Multicentre
Peter K. ROBERTSON - Professor Emeritus, Geotechnical Engineering
B.Sc. (Nottingham, U.K.) (1972), M.A.Sc. (British Columbia)(1975), Ph.D. (British Columbia) (1983), P.Eng.
Peter has over 30 years experience as an educator, researcher, consultant and practitioner specializing is in the areas of in-situ testing of soils, earthquake design of geotechnical structures, soil liquefaction, pile design and soil structure interaction. Dr. Robertson is recognized as an expert both nationally and internationally in the areas of insitu testing and soil liquefaction.
Dr. Robertson has authored or coauthored 249 publications including one book, six chapters in books, three engineering design manuals, 79 refereed journal publications, and 142 other refereed contributions. In his role as Associate Vice President (Research/Industry) at the University of Alberta (1999 – 2005).
Dr. Robertson has also sat on the Boards of several private and not-for-profit organizations. He also lectures on leadership and management and maintains an active research program in geotechnical engineering.