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Congratulations to Dr Louis Wong for His Winning of the Best Paper Award from the Journal of "Computers and Geotechnics"

October 26, 2017
  • Dr Louis Wong, Associate Professor, Department of Earth Sciences

    Dr Louis Wong, Associate Professor, Department of Earth Sciences

Congratulations to Dr Louis Wong of Department of Earth Sciences for his winning of the Best Paper Award from the Journal of 'Computers and Geotechnics'. The award was to recognise the significant impact of Dr Wong's research paper entitled "Frictional Crack Initiation and Propagation Analysis Using the Numerical Manifold Method" in the field of geotechnical engineering. The impact is based on SCOPUS citations (excluding self-citations) for the previous five years, in conjunction with the opinion of the Editors. 


Dr Louis Wong (2nd from the left), along with other awardees, received awards from the Chief Editor Professor Scott W Sloan (3rd from the left) during the journal editorial board meeting on October 20, 2017. Dr Louis Wong co-authored the paper "Frictional Crack Initiation and Propagation Analysis Using the Numerical Manifold Method" with his former PhD student (2nd from the right) in 2012.

For more information about Dr Louis Wong, please visit:
https://www.sites.google.com/site/louisnywong/