Cai Guojun


Guo-Jun Cai, Professor, Southeast University, China


Guojun Cai, PhD., Professor

2012 China's National Excellent Doctoral Dissertation Award Recipient

Room 808, Institute of Geotechnical Engineering, School of Transportation

2# Southeast University Road, Jiangning Development Zone, Nanjing, 211189




Guo-Jun Cai is a professor at Southeast University, China. He is the Editorial Board Member of ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal, Editorial Board Member of Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, Nominated Member of TC102 In-Situ Testing of International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE), Standing Committee Member on Geotechnical Site Characterization AFP 20 of Transportation Research Board (TRB), National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences and Member of International Association for Engineering Geology and the Environment (IAEG). He is 2012 China's National Excellent Doctoral Dissertation Award Recipient, 2013 New Century Excellent Talents of China and 2014 Jiangsu Province Outstanding Youth Fund. He obtained the Degree of Bachelor of Geotechnical Engineering from Nanjing University of Technology in 2001. In 2004, he obtained his Master degree from Southeast University, under the supervision of Prof. Song-Yu Liu. In 2010, he obtained his PhD degree from Southeast University, under the supervision of Prof. Song-Yu Liu. He was a Visiting Research Scholar at The University of Texas at Arlington in collaboration with Prof. Anand J. Puppala. His research interests include In Situ Testing (CPTU, Full Flow Penetrometer, Free Fall Penetrometer) and Site Characterization, Ground Improvement, Geoenvironmental Engineering. He has published more than 150 papers in peer-reviewed international journals and conference proceedings. He also served as reviewers for several international journals, such as ASCE Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, Canadian Geotechnical Journal, ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal, ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE International Journal of Geomechanics, Engineering Geology, Acta Geotechnica, Soils and Foundations, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer and Journal of the Transportation Research Board (Transportation Research Record).