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International Journal of Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering (IJGEE)
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International Journal of Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering (IJGEE)

Editors-in-Chief: T.G. Sitharam (Indian Institute of Science, India), J. S. Vinod (University of Wollongong, Australia) and Ravi Jakka (Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India)
Indexed In: INSPEC, SCOPUS, Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) and 8 more indices
Published: Continuous Volume |Established: 2010
ISSN: 1947-8488|EISSN: 1947-8496|DOI: 10.4018/IJGEE
Journal Metrics
Submission to Acceptance: Approx. 23 - 27 Weeks
Acceptance to Publication: Approx. 9 - 13 Weeks
Acceptance Rate: 33%
Description & Scope
Description:
The International Journal of Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering (IJGEE) encourages publication and dissemination of research and development on geotechnical engineering, geophysics and geothermal engineering, pavement engineering, engineering seismology, engineering geology, disaster mitigation... Show More
Mission & Scope:
The mission of the International Journal of Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering (IJGEE) is to publish a bi-annual publication of peer-reviewed articles on research and development in analytic, experimental, and field studies of geotechnical and earthquake engineering. It will also include inter-allied areas of (but not limited to) geophysics and geothermal engineering, pavement engineering... Show More
Coverage:
  • Blast induced ground vibration studies
  • Case histories
  • Constitutive behavior of materials under dynamic loading conditions
  • Design of geotechnical structures under earthquake or impact loads
  • Disaster mitigation tools and planning strategies for earthquakes, tsunamis, seiches, etc.
  • Dynamic behavior and seismic design of geotechnical structures, such as retaining walls, reinforced earth walls and structures, earth dams, levees, tailing ponds, tunnels, underground structures, etc.
  • Dynamic soil-structure interaction
  • Earthquake engineering
  • Earthquake engineering reliability and risk analysis
  • Engineering seismology, geology, and geomorphology studies relevant to earthquake problems
  • Field, experimental, and numerical simulation of liquefaction behavior of soils
  • Foundation design for earthquake loading
  • Geophysics and geothermal engineering
  • Geotechnical earthquake engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Ground improvement techniques for mitigation of earthquake hazards
  • Instrumentation and monitoring of earthquake hazards
  • Landslide monitoring techniques
  • Lifelines earthquake engineering
  • Liquefaction
  • Mathematical and numerical methods and system identification in soil dynamics relevant to earthquake phenomena
  • Pavement engineering
  • Practical methods including case studies, earthquake case histories, and tsunamis
  • Probabilistic methods in seismology
  • Project reports
  • Seismic instrumentation
  • Seismic microzonation principles, practices, and methods
  • Seismic response of bridges and other special geotechnical structures
  • Seismic response of buildings
  • Seismic slope stability and landslides
  • Site characterization using geotechnical and geophysical field and laboratory techniques
  • Site effects and geotechnical aspects
  • Site response analysis
  • Soil dynamics and foundations
  • Study of site response through instrumentation
  • Wave propagation in soils and rocks
Editorial Board

Editorial Board

International Advisory Board
Hemanta Hazarika, Kyushu University, Japan
S P Gopal Madabhushi, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Shamsher Prakash, Missouri University of Science and Technology, United States
Associate Editors
A. Murali Krishna, Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati, India ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-5422-2501
Gabriele Chiaro, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
Md Mizanur Rahman, University of South Australia, Australia
Parthasarathy C R, Sarathy Geotech and Engineering Services Pvt Ltd, India
Pedro Pinto, Laboratório Nacional de Engenharia Civil, Portugal
Pijush Samui, National Institute of Technology Patna, India
R M Subramanian, Independent Consultant, India, India
Sreevalsa Kolathayar, National Institute of Technology Karnataka
Subhamoy Bhattacharya, University of Surrey, United Kingdom
Subramanian Ramanathan, Gaia Geoscience India Pvt. Ltd., India
Thomas Oommen, Michigan Technological University, United States
Editorial Review Board
A. J. Brennan, University of Dundee, United Kingdom
Askar Zhussupbekov, National Eurasian University, Kazakhstan
B. Munwar Basha, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India
Behzad Fatahi, University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Australia
Berrak Teymur, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
Biswajeet Pradhan, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
Chandrasekaran S S, Vellore Institute of Technology, India
Deepankar Choudhary, Indian Institute of Technology, India
Farzad Ahmadi, University of California Santa Barbara, United States
G. Dodagoudar, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India
Giovanni Biondi, University of Messina, Italy
Han-long (Dragon) Liu, Hohai University, China
Hing-Ho Tsang, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
Hirofumi Toyota, Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan
J.s. Dhanya, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India
M. Neaz Sheikh, University of Wollongong, Australia
M. L. Sharma, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India
Masayuki Hyodo, Yamaguchi University, Japan
Meei-Ling Lin, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Mehmet Tumay, ASCE Louisiana State University, United States
Mohsen Kamalian, International Institute of Earthquake Engineering and Seismology (IIEES), Iran
Myoung Kim, Seoul National University, Korea, Republic Of
Norikazu Shimizu, Yamaguchi University, Japan
P. Anbazhagan, Indian Institute of Science, India
Pabasara Wanniarachchige, University of Wollongong, Australia
Paramita Bhattacharya, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India
Pooneh Maghoul, Polytechnique Montreal, Canada
Priyanka Ghosh, Indian Institute of Technology, India
Puttatt Jayarajan, National Institute of Technology Calicut, India, India
R.K. Chadha, National Geophysical Research Institute (NGRI), India
Rajendra Bhandari, Central Building Research Institute (CBRI), India
Rakesh Pillai, National Institute of Technology Warangal, India
Ramulu More, Regional Centre (CSIR), India
S.K. Nath, Indian Institute of Technology, India
S.K. Prasad, Visvesvaraya Technological University, India
S.T.G. Raghukanth, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India
Saman Yaghmaei-Sabegh, University of Tabriz, Iran
Sandip Das, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-3728-142X
Sanjay Nimbalkar, University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Australia ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-1538-3396
Srikanth Venkatesan, RMIT University, Australia
Stuart Haigh, Cambridge University, United Kingdom
Toshihiro Noda, Nagoya University, Japan
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Contact
All inquiries regarding IJGEE should be directed to the attention of:

T.G. Sitharam and J. S. Vinod
Editors-in-Chief
International Journal of Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering
Email: ijgee@igi-global.com

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