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12th ALERT OZ School on ground-vegetation interactions

Great success of the 12th ALERT Olek Zienkiewicz (OZ) School 2021, which this year was held online on 18-20 May 2021. The title of the school was: "Looking into the rhizosphere: the interface between plant science and soil mechanics". More than 80 researchers attended.

2019-2020 Best Doctoral Thesis in Soil-Roots Hydro-Mechanical Interactions

On the 28th of April Alessandro Fraccica will present his PhD thesis on Soil-Root-Hydro-Mechanical Interactions, which has been awarded the prize as Best Doctoral thesis defended in Spain within the field of Geotechnical Engineering

Modelling the Hydro-Mechanical Effects of Several Riparian Vegetation Combinations on the Streambank Stability - a benchmark case in Southeastern Norway

A new study conducted by the Department of Natural Hazards – Norwegian Geotechnical Institute NGI - has been published on the journal "Sustainability".