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Michael John Brown

Michael John Brown

Michael John Brown BEng, PhD

Senior Lecturer

Division of Civil Engineering

Univeristy of Dundee

Fulton Building

DD1 4HN

United Kingdom

Phone: 01382 384354

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Biography

Dr Michael Brown is currently a senior lecturer in the Geotechnics Research Group at the University of Dundee. He graduated from the University of Bradford in 1995 with a first-class Honours degree in Civil & Structural Engineering, and obtained his doctorate from the University of Sheffield in 2004 for work on the rapid load testing (RLT) of piles in fine grained soils (Statnamic). He worked at the University of Sheffield as a research associate, firstly in the Geotechnical Engineering Research Group and then as consortium manager of the SUBR:IM project in the Groundwater Protection and Restoration Group. Prior to this he spent 5 years in industry working for specialist geotechnical contractors and consultants. He is currently editor of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Proceedings: Geotechnical Engineering. He is  a member of ISSMGE Technical Committee TC212 on Deep Foundations, CEN/TC 341/WG 7: Non-static tests on piles and the SUT Offshore Site Investigation Group (OSIG).

Professional Biography

  • BSc (Hons) Civil & Structural Engineering (1st Class), University of Bradford, 1995
  • PhD, University of Sheffield, 2004

Research

Rapid load Pile testing (Statnamic)

Rate Effects in fine grained soils

Offshore Geotechnics

Pipeline Ploughing

Debris Flows and Landslides

Anchoring and foundations for marine energy generators

 

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