Geotechnical Engineering Group

Department of Civil & Structural Engineering

About us

We undertake research to investigate both practical and fundamental aspects of the engineering behaviour of soils and rocks as well as seeking multi-disciplinary sustainable solutions to a range of environmental problems.

Our work focuses on:

We hope you will find these pages interesting and would encourage you to contact our researchers directly if you need more information on our work.

Click here for further information on our current and previous research projects.

For applicants considering PhD studies with the Geotechnical Group at Sheffield, please see a list of potential projects here, or contact an academic member of staff directly.