The Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering



Dr. Mehmet T. Tumay

Advisory Council member of EJGE
as well as co-author of papers:
[1] The Design and Operation of a Novel Miniature
Cone Penetration Test System EJGE Vol. 6
[2] Miniature Piezocone Test Resultsin
Cohesive Soils EJGE Vol. 9, Bundle D

Dr. Mehmet T. Tumay, P.E., a Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers, is the Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies, and the Georgia Gulf Distinguished Professor of Engineering at Louisiana State University. Dr. Tumay's major field of interest is geotechnical engineering with 25 years of experience in the areas of in-situ evaluation of engineering properties of soils, soil physico-chemical behavior, and geo-statistics. He has served as project director/principal investigator of numerous grants from competitive national and international agencies, including the U.S. National Science Foundation, Federal Highway Administration, the French Ministry of Research, the United Nations Development Program, and domestic and international private agencies.

Contact information:
College of Engineering, CEBA 3304 V
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Tel: (225)578-9165
Fax: (225)578-4845