Researcher Profile

Dr Chris Beckett

Chris Beckett
Chris Beckett

Phone: +61 8 6488 3761

Research Expertise:
  • Advanced experimental methods
  • Geomaterials
  • Geomechanics/geomechanical soil science
  • Cemented soils
  • Stabilised soils
  • Soil microstructure
  • Soil compaction
  • Soil mechanics
  • Seepage modelling

Teaching

As of February 2015, Chris has supervised 40 Honours students completing projects in the fields of rammed earth research and agricultural engineering.

Qualifications

ME PhD Durh.

Biography

Chris Beckett joined UWA in January 2012 following the conferral of his PhD and Master’s degrees from Durham University, UK. His research focuses on the interaction between soil microstructural features and their mechanical properties, within the unsaturated soil mechanics (USM) framework.

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Most frequent journals
  • Construction and Building Materials

    ISSNs: 0950-0618

    Elsevier Limited

    Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 3.77 SJR 1.49 SNIP 2.339

    Journal: ERA2015

  • Canadian Geotechnical Journal

    ISSNs: 0008-3674, 1208-6010

    Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1208-6010

    National Research Council of Canada

    Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 2.2 SJR 1.977 SNIP 1.927

    Journal: ERA2015

  • Geotechnical Testing Journal

    ISSNs: 0149-6115, 1945-7545

    American Society for Testing and Materials

    Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 1.17 SJR 0.853 SNIP 1.22

    Journal: ERA2015

  • Acta Geotechnica

    ISSNs: 1861-1125, 1861-1133

    Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1861-1133

    Springer Verlag

    Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 3.08 SJR 1.836 SNIP 2.201

    Journal: ERA2015

  • Frontiers of Structural and Civil Engineering

    ISSNs: 1673-7407, 1673-7512, 2095-2430, 2095-2449

    Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 2095-2449

    Springer Science + Business Media

    Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 1.04 SJR 0.458 SNIP 0.721

    Journal: ERA2015

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