Dr. Gordan Gjerapic

Dr. Gordan Gjerapic

Senior Project Engineer, Golder Associates Inc., Lakewood, Colorado, USA.

Qualifications:

B.Sc., M.Eng. Civil/Structural Engineering, 1996, University of Zagreb, Croatia

M.S., Geotechnical Engineering, 1998, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA

Ph.D., 2001, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA

Areas of expertise: geotechnical and environmental aspects of mining projects involving foundation and embankment stability, water balance designs with an emphasis in consolidation, and unsaturated flow modelling.  Regularly involved in the reclamation and design of mining facilities (heap leach, waste rock piles, tailings impoundments, underground openings).  He specializes in testing and modelling of geotechnical materials subjected to large strain consolidation. 

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