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28 January, 2017

EGEL Retreat, Safaa Golf Club

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?​​​​

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22 January, 2017

Welcome New PhD Students

Welcome New PhD Students

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19 January, 2017

Publication in Australian Geomechanics

Publication in Australian Geomechanics

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15 January, 2017

Farewell Professor Hosung Shin

Farewell Professor Hosung Shin

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08 January, 2017

The Winter Enrichment Program and The Science of Creativity

EGEL hosted Professor Juan Rogers, Georgia Tech University and Assistant Professor Adam Green, Georgetown University as part of the KAUST Winter Enrichment Program (WEP).

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17 December, 2016

New Laboratory

On December 17, ANPERC’s state- of- the- art laboratory was officially opened by His Excellency, Ali I. Al-Naimi. ​​

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16 December, 2016

Congratulations to our MSc graduates!

Congratulations to our MSc graduates!

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15 December, 2016

Dr Marco Terzaroil presented at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting

Dr Marco Terzaroil presented at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting

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11 December, 2016

Congratulations Dr Liang Lei!

Congratulations Dr Liang Lei!

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30 October, 2016

New doctoral students

New doctoral students

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30 October, 2016

Welcome Dr Xunchang Fei

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.

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09 October, 2016

Time to celebrate and honor achievement

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

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26 August, 2016

EGEL Team Retreat

EGEL Team Retreat

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21 August, 2016

Welcome new Masters and PhD students

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 August, 2016

Testing the Red Sea

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 January, 2016

Dissolution and Precipitation – Implications for Energy Geo-Engineering

Leading experts address issues in carbonate formation and petroleum accumulation in Saudi Arabia

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01 December, 2015

Dr. Santamarina's Panamerican Conference Presentation

Dr. Santamarina's Panamerican Conference Presentation

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25 February, 2014

Terzaghi Lecture at the Geo-Congress 2014

​Terzaghi Lecture (2/2014)​

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