EGEL
Energy GeoEngineering Laboratory

News

11/9/2017
The Revised Soil Classification System: Available Now 

23
Oct
10/23/2017
​EGEL hosts three guests from the American University of Beirut
10/16/2017
​New Textbook Available for Download: Discrete Signals and Inverse Problems 
10/14/2017
​Family Sunset Cruise
10/10/2017
Four EGEL Students Attend the ALERT Annual Meeting, France

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10/8/2017
​We're recruiting Postdoctoral Fellows and Advanced PhD students​
9/25/2017
​Presentations at the International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering

9/12/2017
​​EGEL hosted Emeritus Professor Amos Nur in Spring. Click here​ to read more about his thoughts on upcoming challenges in the geoscience field.
8/20/2017
Professor Hosung Shin visits EGEL

8/19/2017
​Fall Retreat 2017
8/8/2017
Visit to ARAMCO

6/11/2017
Welcome Murtadha Al-Malallah! 

5/25/2017
Congratulations Chuangxin Lyu!

5/8/2017
Successful Research Expedition to the Red Sea

3/21/2017
​Congratulations to our newest Research Scientist, Dr Marco Terzariol
13
Mar
3/13/2017
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01
Mar
3/1/2017
EGEL hosts Professor David Frost 

24
Feb
2/24/2017
Trip to the Al Wahba Crater

19
Feb
2/19/2017
A warm welcome to our newest members!

03
Feb
2/3/2017
 EGEL hosts Assistant Professor Nicolas Espinoza
02
Feb
2/2/2017
EGEL hosts Emeritus Professor Amos Nur

28
Jan
1/28/2017

The first retreat of the year opened with two bold questions: that will drive our group’s research this year and beyond: What can we do to make a better world? And how can we drive paradigm shifts in our field?​​​​
22
Jan
1/22/2017
Welcome New PhD Students
1/19/2017
​Publication in Australian Geomechanics
1/15/2017
​Farewell Professor Hosung Shin
08
Jan
1/8/2017
EGEL hosted Professor Juan Rogers, Georgia Tech University and Assistant Professor Adam Green, Georgetown University as part of the KAUST Winter Enrichment Program (WEP).
17
Dec
12/17/2016
On December 17, ANPERC’s state- of- the- art laboratory was officially opened by His Excellency, Ali I. Al-Naimi. ​​
16
Dec
12/16/2016
Congratulations to our MSc graduates! 
15
Dec
12/15/2016
Dr Marco Terzaroil presented at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting​
11
Dec
12/11/2016
Congratulations Dr Liang Lei!
30
Oct
10/30/2016
New doctoral students
10/30/2016
Dr Xunchang Fei is the group’s newest Postdoctoral researcher. Dr Fei received his PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, United States in 2015. His research interests are coupled hydro-thermal-chemical-mechanical-microbioloigcal processes in soil and rock. 

10/9/2016
Professor Carlos Santamarina was awarded the Hogentogler Award by the American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM). 

26
Aug
8/26/2016
EGEL Team Retreat

21
Aug
8/21/2016

We are delighted to welcome our newest students to the team and to KAUST. Andika Perbawa, Ahmed Abdelaziz and Clara Modenesi to the team! We’re looking forward to working with you! 

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11
Aug
8/11/2016
EGEL team members ventured 12 kilometers out into the Red Sea on August 11 to test the performance of a new in-situ tool that aims to provide subsurface sediment data that will add new insights into the physics of the Red Sea.​

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29
Jan
1/29/2016
Feb 07 2016 12:00 PM - Feb 10 2016 12:00 PM
Leading experts address issues in carbonate formation and petroleum accumulation in Saudi Arabia
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01
Dec
12/1/2015
Dr. Santamarina's Panamerican Conference Presentation
2/25/2014
Terzaghi Lecture (2/2014)​