Geng-Fu HE

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Academic qualifications

  • Ph.D. Candidate in Geotechnical Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2022 - now
  • M.Sc. in Civil Engineering, Sichuan University, China, 2020 – 2017
  • B.Sc. in Water and Hydropower Engineering, Sichuan University, China, 2013 – 2017

Professional experience (University)

  • Research assistant, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China, 05/2021 - 12/2021

Professional experience (Industry)

  • Junior Engineer , China Construction Third Bureau, 06/2020 - 04/2021

Research interests

  • Prediction of soil water retention by artificial intelligence
  • Steady-state liquefaction strength of soils
  • Effects of soil liquefaction on slope stability

Topic 1:Analysis on impacts of elastoplastic distribution of surrounding rock in cold area

  • Contribution: Understanding contribution of various factors on the distribution of plastic zone by M-C and H-K.
  • Significance: Reducing construction risks and saving cost.

  • He GF, Xiao ML, Liu, HG Research on Influencing Factors of Elastoplastic Distribution of Surrounding Rock in Cold Area Tunnel Based on Hoek-Brown Criterion. International Journal Hydroelectric Energy ,2020,38(02):130-134.

Topic 2:Constitutive modeling based on AI and its application

  • Contribution: developed machine learning based models to predict soil mechanical properties such as time-dependent and path-dependent behaviors.
  • Significance: building a straightforward framework to develop constitutive models with high accuracy for soil and reducing dependency on data.