Guy T. Houlsby
|Guy T. Houlsby|
|Institutions||University of Oxford|
|Alma mater||University of Cambridge|
|Thesis||A Study of Plasticity Theories and Their Applicability to Soils (1981)|
|Doctoral advisor||Peter Wroth|
Guy Tinmouth Houlsby FREng is Professor of Civil Engineering and former Head of the Department of Engineering Science at the University of Oxford. He specialises in Geotechnical Engineering and more particularly in offshore foundations.
He carried out research in Geotechnical Engineering at the University of Cambridge, under the advisory of Peter Wroth, leading to the award of a PhD degree in 1981 with his thesis titled "A Study of Plasticity Theories and Their Applicability to Soils". He was elected in 1999 as a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering