Geoenvironmental Award (Geoenvironmental Division)
Members of the CGS are invited to nominate individuals for the Geoenvironmental Award of the Geoenvironmental Division. Since it was established in 2000 it is awarded biannually in even years.
For an outstanding technical contribution associated with Canadian geoenvironmental engineering such as i) a landmark publication that has had important and lasting effect on the field, ii) a recent publication that represents an outstanding contribution to the field; iii) advancing or promoting the field; iv) on-going contributions to the field throughout his/her career. The recent publication can be a paper in the Canadian Geotechnical Journal, a paper in the proceedings of a learned society conference, or another peer-reviewed technical journal; or a book or chapter of a book. It must have been published no longer ago than two calendar years preceding the award year.
Must be a Canadian resident.
Past Award Winners
2016 B Bussière
2014 M Aubertin
2012 S Azam
2010 EK Yanful
2008 RE Jackson
2006 L Li, M Chen, J Gace
2004 SL Barbour
2002 W Wilson
2000 RK Rowe
Current Related News
Environmental Geotechnics (icevirtuallibrary.com/content/serial/envgeo) is a new international, cross-disciplinary, and fast-track publication vehicle for high quality research. Designed to build, showcase and nurture multidisciplinary research in the arena of Geoenvironmental engineering.
Guidelines for preparing the manuscript are provided at and submissions can be made online at editorialmanager.com/envgeo/
Call for papers for the CSCE conference in Vancouver
There are some opportunities for geoenvironmental papers. csce2017.ca/technical-program/
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