Professor Mladen Vucetic, Ph. D., started his studies and his research in Zagreb, he continued in Norway and in the USA. The biggest part of his significant working life he was a the University of California Los Angeles (https://samueli.ucla.edu/people/mladen-vucetic/). In Zagreb, in year 2014, he delivered the 13th Nonveiller Lecture (https://www.hgd-cgs.hr/nonveiller-lectures/13-nonveiller-lecture-odrzat-ce-profesor-mladen-vucetic/, https://www.hgd-cgs.hr/13-nonveiller-lecture-odrzat-ce-profesor-mladen-vucetic-21-svibnja-2014/).
At the time of his retirement, a symposium was organized at UCLA:
We are grateful to Professor Vucetic, Ph. D. for his contributions and his support.
ISSMGE put on the website in memoriam written by Prof. Johnatan Stewart, PhD, with our short sentence: https://www.issmge.org/news/in-memoriam-mladen-vucetic:
30th BUCHANAN LECTURE
TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY
October 20th, 2023
Dr. Marc Ballouz, ISSMGE
Geotechnical Engineering Marriage between Theory & Practice
The seventh episode of International Interactive Technical Talk has just been launched and is supported by TC301. Dr. Christos Tsatsanifos, Dr. Durgadevagi Shanmugavel, Dr. Efrain Ovando-Shelley and Dr. Mai Sawada are discussing with Dr. Marc Ballouz about Preservation of Historic Sites.
JURICA ŠKEVIN, ZLATKO MIHALINAC and MORANA KRULIĆ awarded by the Croatian Chamber of Civil Engineers
Our members Jurica Škevin, Zlatko Mihalinac and Morana Krulić, received the award of the Croatian Chamber of Civil Engineers for Geotechnical Engineering:
IVO BARBALIC received the prize KOLOS given by the Croatian Chamber of Civil Engineers for the supervision of the foundation works on the Peljesac Bridge. This photo was made during the excursion the Croatian Geotechnical Society organized on the construction site of the Peljesac Bridge in March 2019.
+In the context of the collaboration between TC215 (Environmental Geotechnics), which organizes the 9th Int. Congress on Environmental Geotechnics (9ICEG) in June 25-28, 2023, in Chania, Greece, and TC306 (Geo-Education), creators of any kind of educational material about which they feel proud about are encouraged to submit small samples – choice morsels of their work and to highlight their special features.