• Mitchell, J.K. and Soga, K. (2005) Fundamentals of Soil Behavior, 3rd Edition, John Wiley and Sons, May 2005, 592pp.


  • Mair, R.J., Soga, K., Jin, Y., Parlikad A.K. and Schooling, J.M. (editors) (2016) Transforming the Future of Infrastructure through Smarter Information: Proceedings of the International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction, ICE Publishing, 800pp.
  • Rodenas-Herráiz, D., Soga, K., Fidler, P. and de Battista, N. (2016) Wireless Sensor Networks for Civil Infrastructure Monitoring – A Best Practice Guide, ICE Publishing, 208pp.
  • Kechavarzi, C., Soga, K., de Battista, N, Pelecanos, L., Elshafie, M. and Mair, R.J. (2016) Distributed Optical Fibre Sensing for Monitoring Geotechnical Infrastructure – A Practical Guide, ICE Publishing, 192pp.
  • Soga, K., Kumar, K., Biscontin, G. and Kuo, M. (editors) (2014) Geomechanics from Micro to Macro – Proceedings of the TC105 ISSMGE International Symposium on Geomechanics from Micro to Macro, IS-Cambridge 2014, CRC Press, 1700pp.

Peer-reviewed papers:


  • Ding, W., Gong, C., Mosalam, K.M., and Soga, K. (2017) “Development and application of the integrated sealant test apparatus for sealing gaskets in tunnel segmental joints,” Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology, Vol. 63, pp. 54-68.
  • Kularathna, S., and Soga, K. (2017). “Implicit formulation of material point method for analysis of incompressible materials,” Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, Vol. 313, pp. 673-686
  • Fern, E. J., & Soga, K. (2017). Granular Column Collapse of Wet Sand. Procedia Engineering, 175, 14–20. DOI 10.1016/j.proeng.2017.01.005
  • Fern, E. J., de Lange, D. A., Zwanenburg, C., Teunissen, J. A. M., Rohe, A., & Soga, K. (2017). Experimental and numerical investigations of dyke failures involving soft materials. Engineering Geology, 219(January), 130–139. DOI 10.1016/j.enggeo.2016.07.006


  • Soga, K., Cheng, Y.P., Kwok, C.Y., and Tomac, I. (2016) “Editorial: Special issue on “Geomechanics from Micro to Macro,” Computers and Geotechnics, Vol. 80, pp. 351-352
  • Sasaki, T., Kuwano, R. (2016). Undrained cyclic triaxial testing on sand with non plastic fines content cemented with microbially induced CaCO3. Soils and Foundations, vol. 56, no. 3, pp.485-495. DOI 10.1016/j.sandf.2016.04.014
  • Fern, E. J., Robert, D. J., & Soga, K. (2016). Modeling the Stress-Dilatancy Relationship of Unsaturated Silica Sand in Triaxial Compression Tests. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 142(11), 4016055. DOI 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001546
  • Fern, E. J., & Soga, K. (2016). The role of constitutive models in MPM simulations of granular column collapses. Acta Geotechnica, 11(3), 659–678. DOI 10.1007/s11440-016-0436-x
  • Yu, Y., Luo, L., Li, B., Soga, K. and Yan, J. (2016) “Frequency Resolution Quantification of Brillouin-Distributed Optical Fiber Sensors, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol. 28, No. 21, pp. 2367-2370
  • Laver, R., Li, Z., and Soga, K. (2016). “Method to Evaluate the Long-Term Surface Movements by Tunneling in London Clay.” J. Geotech. Geoenviron. Eng. , 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001611, 06016023.
  • Zhao, J., Jiang, M., Soga, K. and Luding, S. (2016) : “Micro origins for macro behavior in granular media (editorial)”, Granular Matter, Volume 18, Issue 3, Article number 59
  • Pantelidou, H., Casey, G., Chapman, T., Guthrie, P. and Soga, K. (2016) : “Re-thinking UK transport emissions – getting to the 2050 targets,” Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers – Civil Engineering, DOI: 10.1680/jcien.15.00076
  • Martani, C., Jin, Y., Soga, K. and Scholtes, S. (2016) “Design with uncertainty: the role of future options for infrastructure integration,” Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, DOI: 10.1111/mice.12214
  • Soga, K. and Schooling, J. (2016) : “Infrastructure Sensing,” Interface Focus, Royal Society Publishing, Volume 6, Issue 4, Article number 20160023, 17p
  • Dey, R., Hawlader, B.C., Phillips, R. and Soga, K. (2016) : “Modeling of large-deformation behaviour of marine sensitive clays and its application to submarine slope stability analysis,” Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Vol. 53, No.7, pp. 1138-1155
  • Acikgoz, S., Pelecanos, L., Giardina, G., Aitken, J. and Soga, K. (2016) : “Distributed sensing of a masonry vault during nearby piling,” Structural Control and Health Monitoring, DOI: 10.1002/stc.1872
  • Schwamb, T., Elshafie, M., Soga, K. and Mair, R.J. (2016) : “Considerations for monitoring of deep circular excavations,” Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-Geotechnical Engineering, DOI: 10.1680/jgeen.15.00063
  • Belsito, L., Ferri, M., Mancarella, F., Masini, L., Yan, J., Seshia. A.A., Soga, K. and Roncaglia, A. (2016) : “Fabrication of High-Resolution Strain Sensors Based on Wafer-Level Vacuum Packaged MEMS Resonators,” Sensors & Actuators A, Volume 239, 1 March 2016, Pages 90-101
  • Jiang, N., Yoshioka, H., Yamamoto, K. and Soga, K. (2016) : “Ureolytic activities of a urease-producing bacterium and purifiedurease enzyme in the anoxic condition: Implication for subseafloorsand production control by microbially induced carbonateprecipitation (MICP),” Ecological Engineering, Vol. 90, pp.96-104
  • Luo, L., Li, B., Yu, Y., Xu, X., Soga, K. and Yan, J. (2016) : “Time and Frequency Localized Pulse Shape for Resolution Enhancement in STFT-BOTDR,” Journal of Sensors, Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 3204130, 10 pages
  • Soga, K., Alonso, E., Yerro, A., Kumar, K. and Bandara, S. (2016) : “Trends in large-deformation analysis of landslide mass movements with particular emphasis on the material point method,” Geotechnique, Volume 66 Issue 3, March, pp. 248-273
  • Li, Z., Soga, K. and Wright, P. (2016) : “3D finite element analysis of the behaviour of cross passage between cast-iron tunnels,” Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 10.1139/cgj-2015-0273
  • Dey, R., Hawlader, B.C., Phillips, R. and Soga, K. (2016) : “Numerical modeling of submarine landslides with sensitive clay layers,” Geotechnique, Volume 66, Issue 6, pp. 454-468
  • Jiang, N. and Soga, K. (2016) : “The applicability of microbially induced calcite precipitation (MICP) for internal erosion control in gravel-sand mixtures,” Geotechnique, DOI: 10.1680/jgeot.15.P.182
  • Jiang, N., Soga, K. and Kuo, M.Y.H. (2016) : “Microbially Induced Carbonate Precipitation (MICP) for Seepage-Induced Internal Erosion Control in Sand-Clay Mixtures,” ASCE Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, accepted
  • Robert, D., Soga, K., O’Rourke, T.D., Sakanoue, T. (2016) : “Lateral load-displacement behaviour of pipelines in unsaturated sands,” ASCE Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001504.
  • Robert, D., Soga, K., and O’Rourke, T.D. (2016) : “Pipelines Subjected to Fault Movement in Dry and Unsaturated Soils,” International Journal of Geomechanics, 10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000548 , C4016001.
  • Dey, R., Hawlader, B.C., Phillips, R. and Soga, K. (2016) : “Numerical Modeling of Combined Effects of Upward and Downward Propagation of Shear Bands on Stability of Slopes with Sensitive Clay,” International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, DOI: 10.1002/nag.2522
  • Yu, Y., Xu, X., Cheng, Y. and Soga, K. (2016) : “Discrete Element Modelling of Methane Hydrate Soil Sediments using Elongated Soil Particles,” Computers and Geotechnics, doi:10.1016/j.compgeo.2016.03.004
  • Zhang, C.H., Soga, K., Kumar, K., Sun, Q.C. and Jin, F. (2016) : “Numerical study of a sphere descending along an inclined slope in a liquid,” The European Physical Journal E section Flowing matter: Nonlinear Physics, under review
  • Do, C.D., Erbes, A., Yan, J., Soga, K. and Seshia, A.A. (2016) : “Vacuum packaged low-power resonant MEMS strain gauge,” Journal of MEMS, DOI: 10.1109/JMEMS.2016.2587867