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Dr Kuo-Chieh Chao joins Civil and Infrastructure Engineering

Dr. Kuo-Chieh (Geoff) Chao has joined the Department of Civil and Infrastructure Engineering in AIT’s School of Engineering and Technology (SET) as Associate Professor.

Dr Kuo-Chieh Chao joins Civil and Infrastructure Engineering

Dr Kuo-Chieh Chao

Prior to joining AIT, Dr. Chao was serving as Vice President of Engineering Analytics Inc., a geotechnical and environmental engineering consulting company in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA.

Dr. Chao was an Adjunct Professor at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado where he has taught foundation engineering within the Department of Civil and Geoenvironmental Engineering.


He completed his Bachelor's in Science from the Department of Civil Engineering (1990), National Chung-Hsing University, Tai-Chung, Taiwan; and his Master's in Science, from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (1995), Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA. He completed his Ph.D. from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (2007) from Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA in 2007.

He is the co-author of a textbook titled “Foundation Engineering for Expansive Soils.”

His interests include geotechnical and reclamation engineering design, construction and design defect investigations, construction remediation and mitigation, construction oversight experience on a diversity of projects.  His technical specialties include expansive and collapsible soils evaluation, seepage and groundwater modeling, landslide investigation, settlement and consolidation analyses, retaining wall investigation, foundation design and construction for residential and commercial buildings, pavement design and distress evaluation, cover design for wastes, design of tailings impoundment, heap leach pad, and waste rock disposal sites. 

Coordinates:
Room No: N249
Tel: 5503
Email: geoffchao @ ait. ac. th