Oxford students at the OSIG conference

20 September 2017

Oxford students, and PDRA Christelle Abadie, at the OSIG conference
Oxford students at the OSIG conference

Oxford research students scooped two of the three prizes for best student posters at the Offshore Site Investigation and Geotechnics conference in London this week, run by the Society for Underwater Technology.
Stephen Suryasentana (supervised by Profs. Burd and Byrne) won the top prize of £1000 for his work on the design of suction caisson foundations, sponsored by DONG Energy.
William Beuckelaers (supervised by Profs. Houlsby and Burd) won £500 as joint runner up with his poster on analysis of large scale pile tests sponsored by the PISA joint-industry programme.
Iona Richards and Toby Balaam, both students on the Renewable Energy Marine Structures CDT programme, were also finalists in the competition.