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Dr Gary Fowmes

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Dr Gary Fowmes

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Biography

EDUCATION

  • EngD, Engineering Doctorate, Loughborough University, 2008.
  • MSc, Geotechnical Engineering, Distinction, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK, 2003.
  • BSc, Geology, First Class Honours, Durham University, UK, 2002.

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

University of Warwick, Associate Professor in Civil Engineering (2017-)

Loughborough University

  • Senior Lecturer in Engineering Geology (2016)
  • Lecturer in Engineering Geology (2013 - 2016)

FCC Environment (Formerly Waste Recycling Group)

  • Senior Geotechnical Engineer (2012)
  • Engineering Designer (2010 to 2011)

Qualifications and Curriculum Development Agency

  • Senior Data Analyst (2010)

Golder Associates (UK) Ltd - Nottingham, UK

  • Geotechnical Research Engineer (2004-2008)
  • Geotechnical Engineer (2008 to 2010)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Chartered Member of Institution of Civil Engineers [CEng MICE]
  • Registered Ground Engineering Professional (RoGEP)
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Authority
  • Member of International Geosynthetics Society (UK Chapter). Chair 2014 - 2016. Committee member since 2004.
  • British Geotechnical Association Member 2014-Present, Committee member (2014 - 2016)
  • ISSMGE (2017 - Present)

Research Interests

Gary joined the University of Warwick in January 2017 and is continuing his current research into rapid prototyping of geosynthetics interfaces.

Additionally, his research portfolio includes:

  • waste containment,
  • slope stability early warning systems,
  • sustainable construction and soil modification with admixtures.

He has extensive industry connections, and has international collaborations with a number of universities.

Teaching Interests

Selected Publications

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