Associate Professor Alexander Scheuermann

Associate Professor

School of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
a.scheuermann@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 68720

Overview

Research Interests

  • Application of electromagnetic measurement methods in civil engineering
  • Coupled hydraulic/mechanic/electric properties of soils
  • Hydraulics and mechanics of unsaturated soils
  • Mathematical and experimental modelling of internal erosion
  • Flood prevention and technical flood protection
  • Performance of roads and pavements
  • Soft soil behaviour
  • Mechanic and hydraulic behavior of fractured media incl. hydraulic fracturing

Qualifications

  • Diploma of Engineering, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie
  • Doctor of Engingeering, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie

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  • Yan, Guanxi, Li, Zi, Bore, Thierry, Galindo-Torres, Sergio, Schlaeger, Stefan, Scheuermann, Alexander and Li, Ling (2017). An experimental platform for measuring soil water characteristic curve under transient flow conditions. In: Alessio Ferrari and Lyesse Laloui, International Workshop on Advances in Laboratory Testing and Modelling of Soils and Shales, ATMSS 2017. International Workshop on Advances in Laboratory Testing and Modelling of Soils and Shales, ATMSS 2017, Villars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland, (231-238). 18 - 20 January 2017. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-52773-4_26

  • Hamidi, F., Galindo Torres, S. and Scheuermann, A. (2016). 3D modeling of hydraulically induced crack initiation and propagation. In: Patricio Gómez, Christine Detournay, Roger Hart and Michele Nelson, Applied Numerical Modeling in Geomechanics: Proceedings of the 4th Itasca Symposium on Applied Numerical Modeling - 2016. The 4th Itasca Symposium on Applied Numerical Modeling, Lima, Peru, (629-636). 7-9 March 2016.

  • Yan, Guanxi, Bore, Thierry, Bhuyan, Habibullah, Scheuermann, Alexander and Schlaeger, Stefan (2016). Application of Spatial Time Domain Reflectometry for investigating moisture content dynamics in unsaturated sand. In: Roberto Olmi and Marco Bittelli, ISEMA 2016: 11th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances. 11th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances, Florence, Italy, (117-123). 23-27 May 2016.

  • Bore, T., Yermán, L., Llano Serna, M., Wall, H., Torero, J. L. and Scheuermann, A. (2016). Dielectric spectroscopy of artificial faeces for smouldering applications. In: 2016 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium (SAS). IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium, Catania, Italy, (522-527). 20-22 April 2016. doi:10.1109/SAS.2016.7479902

  • Galindo-Torres, S. A., Behraftar, S., Scheuermann, A. and Li, L. (2015). A micromechanical model for studies of hydraulic fracturing. In: Fusao Oka, Akira Murakami, Ryosuke Uzuoka and Sayuri Kimoto, Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics - Proc. of the 14th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics, IACMAG 2014. 14th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics, IACMAG 2014, Kyoto, Japan, (1575-1580). 22-25 September 2014. doi:10.1201/b17435-278

  • Kang, T., Pedroso, D. M., Scheuermann, A. and Li, L. (2015). Comparison of seepage analysis methods based on Finite Elements. In: Fusao Oka, Akira Murakami, Ryosuke Uzuoka and Sayuri Kimoto, Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics - Proc. of the 14th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics, IACMAG 2014. 14th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics, IACMAG 2014, Kyoto, Japan, (1421-1426). 22-25 September 2014. doi:10.1201/b17435-250

  • Larisch, M.D., Williams, D.J. and Scheuermann, A. (2015). Effects of installation parameters of drilled displacement piles on in situ stress conditions in stiff clays. In: M. G. Winter, D. M. Smith, P. J. L. Eldred and D. G. Toll, Geotechnical Engineering for Infrastructure and Development: Proceedings of the XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, ECSMGE 2015. 16th European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, ECSMGE 2015, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, (1121-1126). 13-17 September 2015.

  • Larisch, Martin D., Williams, David J. and Scheuermann, Alexander (2015). Influence of pile installation techniques on ground heave in clays. In: 12th Australia New Zeland Conference on Geomechanics, Wellington, New Zealand, (). 22-25 February 2015.

  • Harshani, H. M. D., Galindo-Torres, S. A. and Scheuermann, A. (2015). Micromechanical simulation of hydraulic erosion instabilities. In: Liang Cheng, Scott Draper and Hongwei An, Scour and Erosion. 7th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, ICSE 2014, Perth, WA, Australia, (183-187). 2-4 December 2014. doi:10.1201/b17703-22

  • Tun, Y. W., Pedroso, D. M., Scheuermann, A. and Williams, D. J. (2015). Multiple-slopes stability assessment by limit equilibrium and genetic algorithms. In: Fusao Oka, Akira Murakami, Ryosuke Uzuoka and Sayuri Kimoto, Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics - Proc. of the 14th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics, IACMAG 2014. 14th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics, IACMAG 2014, Kyoto, Japan, (1427-1432). 22-25 September 2014. doi:10.1201/b17435-251

  • Schmidt, P., Pedroso, D. M., Scheuermann, A., Durand, R. and Steeb, H. (2015). On techniques to recover finite element data from integration points. In: Fusao Oka, Akira Murakami, Ryosuke Uzuoka and Sayuri Kimoto, Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics - Proc. of the 14th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics, IACMAG 2014. 14th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics, IACMAG 2014, Kyoto, Japan, (1439-1444). 22-25 September 2014. doi:10.1201/b17435-253

  • To, H. D. and Scheuermann, A. (2015). Separation of grain size distribution for application of self-filtration criteria in suffusion assessment. In: Liang Cheng, Scott Draper and Hongwei An, Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Scour and Erosion. 7th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, ICSE 2014, Perth, WA, Australia, (121-127). 2-4 December 2014. doi:10.1201/b17703-15

  • Duc, To Huu, Galindov Torres, Sergio and Scheuermann, Alexander (2014). A numerical approach for the determination of the primary fabric of granular soils. In: Grant P. Steven, Qing Li and Zhongpu (Leo) Zhang, Advances in Computational Mechanics. 1st Australasian Conference on Computational Mechanics (ACCM2013), Sydney, Australia, (489-494). 3-4 October 2013. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.553.489

  • Indrawan, I. G. B., Williams, D. J. and Scheuermann, A. (2014). Comparison of tensiometer, thermal conductivity and capacitance sensor measurements of pore water pressure in compacted clay columns. In: Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils: UNSAT 2014. 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils (UNSAT 2014), Sydney, Australia, (1587-1595). 2-4 July 2014. doi:10.1201/b17034-232

  • Ma, Y., Yan, G., Scheuermann, A., Li, L., Galindo-Torres, S. A. and Bringemeier, D. (2014). Discrete microbubbles flow in transparent porous media. In: N. Khalili, A. R. Russell and A. Khoshghalb, Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils: UNSAT 2014. 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils (UNSAT 2014), Sydney, Australia, (1219-1223). 2-4 July 2014. doi:10.1201/b17034-177

  • Scheuermann, A., Galindo-Torres, S. A., Pedroso, D. M., Williams, D. J. and Li, L. (2014). Dynamics of water movements with reversals in unsaturated soils. In: Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils: UNSAT 2014. 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils (UNSAT 2014), Sydney, Australia, (1053-1059). 2-4 July 2014. doi:10.1201/b17034-153

  • Wagner, Norman, Daschner, Frank, Scheuermann, Alexander and Schwing, Moritz (2014). Estimation of the Soil Water Characteristics from dielectric relaxation spectra. In: 2014 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium (SAS). 9th IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium (SAS 2014), Queenstown, New Zealand, (242-247). 18-20 February 2014. doi:10.1109/SAS.2014.6798954

  • Schwing, M., Chen, Z., Scheuermann, A., Williams, D. J. and Wagner, N. (2014). Experimental study on the relationship of mechanic and hydraulic state variables, and the dielectric properties of clays. In: N. Khalili, A. R. Russell and A. Khoshghalb, Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils, UNSAT 2014. 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils (UNSAT 2014), Sydney, Australia, (247-253). 2-4 July 2014. doi:10.1201/b17034-33

  • Busse, J., Scheurmann, A., Galindo-Torres, S. A., Bringemeier, D. and Li, L. (2014). In-situ and laboratory measurements of coal matrix and cleat permeability. In: N. Khalili, A. R. Russell and A. Khoshghalb, 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils (UNSAT 2014), Sydney, Australia, (1425-1430). 2-4 July 2014. doi:10.1201/b17034-208

  • Scheuermann, A., Becker, R. and Schlaeger, S. (2014). Measurement of soil state variables using Spatial Time Domain Reflectometry (Spatial TDR). In: Christophe Gaudin and David White, Physical Modelling in Geotechnics - Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics 2014, ICPMG 2014. 8th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics, ICPMG 2014, Perth, WA Australia, (309-315). 14 - 17 January 2014. doi:10.1201/b16200-38

  • Galindo Torres, Sergio, Scheuermann, Alexander, Williams, David and Muhlhaus, Hans (2014). Micro-mechanics of contact erosion. In: Grant P. Steven, Qing Li and Zhongpu (Leo) Zhang, Advances in Computational Mechanics. 1st Australasian Conference on Computational Mechanics (ACCM2013), Sydney, Australia, (513-518). 3-4 October 2013. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.553.513

  • Schwing, M., Chen, Z., Scheuermann, A. and Wagner, N. (2014). Non-destructive coaxial transmission line measurements for dielectric soil characterization. In: 2014 IEEE SAS Sensors Applications Symposium: Proceedings. SAS 2014 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium, Queenstown, New Zealand, (248-252). 18-20 February 2014. doi:10.1109/SAS.2014.6798955

  • Gholami Korzani, Maziar, Galindo Torres, Sergio, Williams, David and Scheuermann, Alexander (2014). Numerical simulation of tank discharge using smoothed particle hydrodynamics. In: Grant P. Steven, Qing Li and Zhongpu (Leo) Zhang, Advances in Computational Mechanics. 1st Australasian Conference on Computational Mechanics (ACCM2013), Sydney, Australia, (168-173). 3-4 October 2013. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.553.168

  • Mühlhaus, H. B., Gross, L. and Scheuermann, A. (2014). Sand erosion as an internal boundary value problem. In: Jidong Zhao and Kam Tim Chau, Program and Book of Abstracts: 10th IWBDG International Workshop on Bifurcation and Degradation of Geomaterials. 10th International Workshop on Bifurcation and Degradation in Geomaterials (2014 IWBDG), Kowloon, Hong Kong, China, (56-56). 28-30 May 2014.

  • Gonzales, C., Baumgartl, T., Scheuermann, A. and Soliman, A. (2014). Soil moisture profile of a water-shedding cover design in central Queensland. In: N. Khalili, A. R. Russell and A. Khoshghalb, Unsaturated Soils: Research and Applications: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils: UNSAT 2014. 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils (UNSAT 2014), Sydney, Australia, (1403-1408). 2-4 July 2014. doi:10.1201/b17034-205

  • Scheuermann, A, Gonzales, C., Fan, J., Braga, B., Baumgartl, T., Lockington, D., Schlaeger, S., Becker, R., Wagner, N. and Hubner, C. (2014). Spatial Time Domain Reflectometry (spatial TDR) in geo-environmental engineering. In: 2014 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium, SAS 2014 - Proceedings. 2014 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium (SAS), Queenstown, New Zealand, (237-241). 18-20 February 2014. doi:10.1109/SAS.2014.6798953

  • Muhlhaus, H., Gross, L. and Scheuermann, A. (2013). Computational porous media modelling. In: Trond H. Torsvik, Pavel V. Doubrovine, Abigail L. Bull-Aller, Stephanie C. Werner and Susanne Buiter, LUCKY #13: XIII International Workshop on Modelling of Mantle and Lithosphere Dynamics. Scientific Program and Abstracts. LUCKY #13: XIII International Workshop on Modelling of Mantle and Lithosphere Dynamics, Hønefoss, Norway, (28-29). 31 August-5 September, 2013.

  • Schwing, Moritz, Chen, Zhen, Scheuermann, Alexander and Wagner, Norman (2013). Dielectric properties of a clay soil determined in the frequency range from 1 MHz to 40 GHz. In: Pro­cee­dings of the 10th In­ter­na­tio­nal Con­fe­rence on Elec­tro­ma­gne­tic Wave In­ter­ac­tion with Water and Moist Sub­stan­ces (ISEMA 2013). ISEMA 2013: 10th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances, Weimar, Germany, (242-250). 25-27 September 2013.

  • Galindo-Torres, S., Scheuermann, A., Pedroso, D. M. and Li, L. (2013). Effect of boundary conditions on measured water retention behavior within soils. In: American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting 2013, San Francisco, CA, USA, (). 9-13 December, 2013.

  • Indrawan, I. G. B., Williams, D. J. and Scheuermann, A. (2013). Hydraulic conductivity of compacted clay liners moisture-conditioned and permeated with saline coal seam gas water. In: Pierre Delage, Jacques Desrues, Roger Frank, Alain Puech and François Schlosser, Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering: Challenges and Innovations in Geotechnics. ICSMGE 2013: 18th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Paris, France, (3029-3032). 2-6 September, 2013.

  • Schaufler, Alexander, Becker, Christian, Steeb, Holger and Scheuermann, Alexander (2013). Simulation of the backfilling process with annular gap grouting mortar. In: Günther Meschke, EURO:TUN 2013. Computational Methods in Tunneling and Subsurface Engineering: Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Computational Methods in Tunneling and Subsurface Engineering. EURO:TUN 2013: 3rd International Conference on Computational Methods in Tunnelling and Subsurface Engineering, Bochum, Germany, (587-598). 17-19 April 2013.

  • Larisch, M. D., Arnold, M., Uhlig, M., Schwiteilo, E., Williams, D. J. and Scheuermann, A. (2013). Stress and displacement monitoring of auger displacement piles. In: Proceedings of Pile 2013: International Conference on State of the Art of Pile Foundation and Pile Case Histories. PILE 2013: International Conference on State of the Art of Pile Foundation and Pile Case Histories, Bandung, West Java, Indonesia, (1-12). 2-4 June, 2013.

  • Schafler, A., Becker, Ch., Steeb, H. and Scheuermann, A. (2012). A continuum model for infiltration problems. In: ICSE-6: 6th International Conference on Scour and Erosion Proceedings. 6th International Conference on Scour and Erosion (ICSE-6), Paris, France, (663-670). 27-31 August 2012.

  • Schilling, Frank R., Klumbach, Steffen, Haist, Michael, Kromer, Marco, Hirsch, Astrid, Bieberstein, Andreas, Mutschler, Thomas, Neumann, Thomas and Scheuermann, Alexander (2012). A new borehole simulator for full scale in-situ well cementing experiments under elevated p-T-conditions. In: GeoHannover 2012 GeoRohstoffe für das 21. Jahrhundert. GeoHannover 2012, Hannover, Germany, (). 1-3 October 2012.

  • To, Huu Duc, Scheuermann, Alexander and Williams, David J. (2012). A new simple model for the determination of the pore constriction size distribution. In: ICSE-6: 6th International Conference on Scour and Erosion proceedings. 6th International Conference on Scour and Erosion (ICSE-6), Paris, France, (295-303). 27 - 31 August 2012.

  • Wagner, N., Daschner, F., Scheuermann, A. and Schwing, M. (2012). Analysis of coupled hydraulic and dielectric material properties of soils: a multivariate approach. In: Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Impedance Spectroscopy (IWIS 2012), Chemnitz, Germany, (). 26-28 September 2012.

  • Indrawan, I. Gde Budi, Williams, David John and Scheuermann, Alexander (2012). Determination of the true electrical conductivity of a saline clay. In: G. Narsilio, A. Arulrajah and J. Kodikara, ANZ 2012 Conference Proceedings: Ground Engineering in a Changing World. 11th Australia - New Zealand Conference on Geomechanics, Melbourne, Australia, (95-95). 15-18 July 2012.

  • Indrawan, I. Gde, Williams, David John and Scheuermann, Alexandar (2012). Effects of saline coal-seam gas water on consistency limits and compaction characteristics of clay liners. In: Proceedings of the 34th International Geological Congress 2012. 34th International Geological Congress 2012 (IGC), Brisbane, Australia, (3195-3195). 5-10 August 2012.

  • Ma, Ye, Bringemeier, Detlef, Scheuermann, Alexander, Molebatsi, Tiro and Li, Ling (2012). Fault and fracture zone detection based on soil gas mapping and gamma ray survey at the extension site of an open pit coal mine. In: Proceedings of the 2012 Coal Operators' Conference. 2012 Coal Operators' Conference, Wollongong, NSW, Australia, (379-387). 16-17 February 2012.

  • Karlovsek, Jurij, Wagner, Norman and Scheuermann, Alexandar (2012). Frequency-dependant dielectric parameters of steel fibre reinforced concrete. In: 2012 14th International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR), proceedings. 14th International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR), Shanghai, China, (510-516). 4-8 June 2012. doi:10.1109/ICGPR.2012.6254918

  • Karlovsek, Jurij, Scheuermann, Alexandar and Williams, David J. (2012). Investigation of voids and cavities in bored tunnels using GPR. In: 2012 14th International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR), proceedings. 14th International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR2012), Shanghai, China, (496-501). 4-8 June 2012. doi:10.1109/ICGPR.2012.6254916

  • Scheuermann, A., Muehlhaus, H. -B., Bittner, T. and Bieberstein, A. (2012). Measurement of porosity distributions during erosion experiments using Spatial Time Domain Reflectometry (Spatial TDR). In: ICSE-6: 6th International Conference on Scour and Erosion Proceedings. 6th International Conference on Scour and Erosion (ICSE-6), Paris, France, (94-101). 27- 31 August 2012.

  • Muller, Wayne, Schuermann, Alexander and Reeves, Bryan (2012). Quantitative moisture measurement of road pavements using 3D noise-modulated GPR. In: 2012 14th International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR). 14th International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR), Shanghai, China, (517-523). 4-8 June 2012. doi:10.1109/ICGPR.2012.6254919

  • Larisch, M. D., Nacke, E., Arnold, M., Williams, D. and Scheuermann, A. (2012). Simulation of auger displacement pile installation. In: G. Narsilio, A. Arulrajah and J. Kodikara, ANZ 2012 Conference Proceedings: Ground Engineering in a Changing World. 11th Australia - New Zealand Conference on Geomechanics, Melbourne, Australia, (37-42). 15-18 July 2012.

  • Larisch, M. D., Scheuermann, A. and Williams, D. (2012). Zur Bemessung und Ausführung von Stabilisierungssäulen, hergestellt im Drehbohrverfahren. In: Baugrundverbesserung in der Geotechnik. 2. Symposium Baugrundverbesserung in der Geotechnik, Vienna, Austria, (). 13-14 September 2012.

  • Karlovsek, J., Scheuermann, A., Muller, W. and Williams, D. J. (2011). Application of ground penetrating radar to testing tunnel integrity. In: Proceedings: 14th Australasian Tunnelling Conference: Development of Underground Space. 14th Australasian Tunnelling Conference: Development of Underground Space, Auckland, New Zealand, (529-541). 8-9 March 2011.

  • Pedroso, D. M., Farias, M. M., Williams, D. J., Scheuermann, A. and Buzzi, O. (2011). Extended Barcelona basic model to the cyclic behaviour of unsaturated soils. In: Computer methods for geomechanics: Frontiers and new applications vol. 2. 13th International Conference of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics, Melbourne, Australia, (631-637). 9-11 May 2011.

  • Bittner, T., Scheuermann, A. and Bieberstein, A. (2011). Kontakterosion koerniger erdstoffe – Erfassung von dichteaenderungen mittels spatial TDR. In: Rainer Schuhmann, Materialeigenschaften und Prozesse: Innovative Feuchtemessung in Forschung und Praxis 6. Berichtsband zur Tagung 2011. Innovative Feuchtemessung in Forschung und Praxis (6th, IFFP. 2011), Karlsruhe, Germany, (235-244). 12-14 October 2011.

  • Scheuermann, A., Schlaeger, S., Becker, R., Hübner, C. and Wagner, N. (2011). Measurement of water content profiles using spatial Time Domain Reflectometry. In: Eric Valentine, Colin Apelt, James Ball, Hubert Chanson, Ron Cox, Robert Ettema, George Kuczera, Martin Lambert and Bruce Melville, Proceedings of the 34th IAHR World Congress. 34th IAHR World Congress, 33rd Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium and 10th Conference on Hydraulics in Water Engineering, Brisbane, Australia, (1693-1700). 26 June-1 July 2011.

  • Wagner, Norman, Scheuermann, Alexander, Schwing, Moritz, Bontitz, Frank and Kupfer, Klaus (2011). On the coupled hydraulic and dielectric material properties of organic free soils: Experimental investigations. In: David B. Funk, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Electronic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances (ISEMA 2011). 9th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances, Kansas City, MO, USA, (152-161). 31 May-3 June 2011.

  • Pedroso, D., Sheng, D., Williams, D., Scheuermann, A., Farias, M. M. and Nakai, T. (2011). The SFG model for the cyclic behaviour of unsaturated soils. In: VII Brazilian Symposium on Unsaturated Soils - nSat2011, Pirenopolis, Brazil, (). 29-31 August 2011.

  • Wagner, N., Müller, B., Kupfer, K., Bonitz, F., Schwing, M. and Scheuermann, A. (2010). Broadband electromagnetic characterization of two-port rod based transmission lines for dielectric spectroscopy of soil. In: Kupfer, K., Wagner, N., Wagner, R., Bonitz, F., Müller, B. and Hübner, C., Aquametry 2010. First European Conference on Moisture Measurement Aquametry 2010, Weimar, Germany, (228-237). 5-7 October 2010.

  • Muller, Wayne, Karlovsek, Jurij, Reeves, Bryan, Scheuermann, Alexander, Dux, Peter and Williams, David (2010). Characterising moisture and other properties of civil engineering infrastructure using GPR. In: Klaus Kupfer, Aquametry 2010. First European Conference on Moisture Measurement Aquametry 2010, Weimar, Germany, (441-449). 5-7 October 2010.

  • Schwing, M., Scheuermann, A. and Wagner, N. (2010). Experimental investigation of soil dielectric parameters during shrinkage. In: Kupfer, K., Wagner, N., Wagner, R., Bonitz, F., Müller, B. and Hübner, C., Aquametry 2010. First European Conference on Moisture Measurement Aquametry 2010, Weimar, Germany, (511-519). 5-7 October 2010.

  • Scheuermann, Alexander, Wagner, Norman, Bieberstein, Andreas, Kupfer, Klaus, Hübner, Christof, Becker, Rolf and Schlaeger, Stefan (2010). Installation technique of elongated sensors in river dykes. In: K. Kupfer, N. Wagner, F. Bonitz, B. Müller and C. Hübner, Aquametry 2010. First European Conference on Moisture Measurement Aquametry 2010, Weimar, Germany, (491-499). 5-10 October 2010.

  • Scheuermann, A., Steeb. H. and Kiefer, J. (2010). Internal erosion of granular materials – Identification of erodible fine particles as a basis for numerical calculations. In: Panos Papanastasiou, Euripides Papamichos, Antonios Zervos and Maria Stavropoulou, Proceedings of the 9th HSTAM International Congress on Mechanics: Vardoulakis mini-symposia. 9th International Congress of the Hellenic Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (HSTAM), Limassol, Cyprus, (275-282). 12-14 July 2010.

  • Scheuermann, Alexander, Hübner, Christof, Schlaeger, Stefan, Becker, Rolf and Wagner, Norman (2010). Measuring approach for density distributions in granular media. In: K. Kupfer, N. Wagner, R. Wagner, F. Bonitz, B. Müller and C. Hübner, Aquametry 2010. First European Conference on Moisture Measurement Aquametry 2010, Weimar, Germany, (111-120). 5-7 October 2010.

  • Wagner, N., Scheuermann, A., Kupfer, K. and Trinks, E. (2009). Coupled hydraulic and dielectric material properties of soil. In: Pertti Vainikainen and Tommi Laitinen, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances (ISEMA 2009). 8th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances (ISEMA 2009), Espoo, Helsinki, Finland, (215-222). 1-5 June 2009.

  • Scheuermann, Alexander, Wagner, Norman, Bieberstein, Andreas, Kupfer, Klaus, Schlaeger, Stefan, Becker, Rolf and Hübner, Christof (2009). Monitoring system for river dykes based on Spatial-TDR. In: Pertti Vainikainen and Tommi Laitinen, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances (ISEMA 2009). 8th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances (ISEMA 2009), Espoo, Helsinki, Finland, (131-138). 1-5 June 2009.

  • Scheuermann, Alexander, Hubner, Christof, Triantafyllidis, Theodoros and Fischer, Dominik (2009). Pressure profile measurements using Spatial-TDR. In: Pertti Vainikainen and Tommi Laitinen, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances (ISEMA 2009). 8th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances (ISEMA 2009), Espoo, Helsinki, Finland, (139-146). 1-5 June 2009.

  • Zesch, Rainer, Saucke, Ulrich, Scheuermann, Alexander and Bieberstein, Andreas (2008). Instationäre durchfeuchtung von deichen - Analytische berechnungsmethode für die operationelle anwendung. In: Grundlagen und Anwendung der Geomechanik GKK 08. Geomechanik Kolloquium Karlsruhe '08, Karlsruhe, Germany, (217-230). 24-25 July 2008.

  • Becker, R., Scheuermann, A., Schlaeger, S., Heubner, C. and Wagner, N. (2008). Spatial time domain reflectometry (Spatial TDR) – Principles, limitations and accuracy. In: D. G. Toll, C. E. Augarde, D. Gallipoli and S. J. Wheeler, Unsaturated Soils: Advances in Geo-engineering : Proceedings of the 1st European Conference on Unsaturated Soils. 1st European Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Durham, U.K., (181-187). 2-4 July 2008.

  • Scheuermann, A., Bieberstein, A., Triantafyllidis, T., Huebner, C., Becker, R., Schlaeger, S. and Wagner, N. (2008). Spatial time domain reflectometry (spatial TDR) - On the use in geohydraulics and geotechnics. In: D. G. Toll, C. E. Augarde, D. Gallipoli and S. J. Wheeler, Unsaturated Soils: Advances in Geo-engineering : Proceedings of the 1st European Conference on Unsaturated Soils. 1st European Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Durham, U.K., (189-195). 2-4 July 2008.

  • Lörincz, János, Tarnai, Tibor, Trang, Q. Phong, Imre, Emőke, Talata, István, Teleges, Gábor, Scheuermann, Alexander, Semar, Olivier and Witt, Karl Josef (2008). The characterisation of the grains and the pores, applications. In: Proceedings of the 12th International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics IACMAG. International Conference of International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (12th, IACMAG, 2008), Goa, India, (976-983). 1-6 October 2008.

  • Scheuermann, A. (2008). Water content dynamics in unsaturated soils - Results of experimental investigations in laboratory and in situ. In: D. G. Toll, C. E. Augarde, D. Gallipoli and S. J. Wheeler, Unsaturated Soils: Advances in Geo-engineering : Proceedings of the 1st European Conference on Unsaturated Soils. 1st European Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Durham, U.K., (197-203). 02-04 July 2008.

  • Imre, E., Laufer, I., Rajkai, K., Scheuermann, A., Firgi, T. and Telekes, G. (2008). Water retention functions of sand mixtures. In: D. G. Toll, C. E. Augarde, D. Gallipoli and S. J. Wheeler, Unsaturated Soils: Advances in Geo-engineering : Proceedings of the 1st European Conference on Unsaturated Soils. 1st European Conference on Unsaturated Soils, Durham, U.K., (299-304). 2-4 July 2008.

  • Saucke, U., Scheuermann, A. and Bieberstein, A. (2007). Bewertung, Prognose und Verbesserung der Standsicherheit von Hochwasserschutzdeichen. In: Dietzel, M., Schubert, W., Schweiger, H.F. and Semprich, S., Beiträge zum 22. Christian Veder Kolliquium - Maßnahmen zur Beherrschung des Wassers in der Geotechnik. 22. Christian Veder Kolliquium - Maßnahmen zur Beherrschung des Wassers in der Geotechnik, Graz, Austria, (147-160). 12-13 April 2007.

  • Scheuermann, Alexander and Bieberstein, Andreas (2007). Determination of the soil water retention curve and the unsaturated hydraulic conductivity from the particle size distribution. In: Schanz, T., Experimental Unsaturated Soil Mechanics. 2nd International Conference on Mechanics of Unsaturated Soils, Weimar, Germany, (421-433). 7-9 March 2007. doi:10.1007/3-540-69873-6_42

  • Rings, Jörg, Hauck, Christian and Scheuermann, Alexander (2007). Messung und prognose des wassergehaltes von hochwasserschutzdeichen. In: Stefan Senitz, Abschlusssymposium 2007. Verständnis, Vorsorge und Bewältigung von Naturkatastrophen. Abschlusssymposium 2007. Graduiertenkolleg "Naturkatastrophen", Karlsruhe, Germany, (39-47). 24 - 25 July 2007.

  • Scheuermann, A., Bieberstein, A., Hübner, C., Becker, R. and Schlaeger, S. (2007). Monitoring von Altdeichstrecken - Instrumentierung eines 250 m langen Deichabschnittes mit TDR-Sensoren zur Bestimmung von Feuchteverteilungen. In: Franz Nestmann, Berichtsband zum Workshop "Innovative Feuchtemessung in Forschung und Praxis" Karlsruhe. Innovative Feuchtemessung in Forschung und Praxis, Karlsruhe, Germany, (83-89). 17-18 October, 2007.

  • Scheuermann, Alexander and Bieberstein, Andreas (2007). Preferential water movement in homogeneous soils. In: Schanz, T., Experimental Unsaturated Soil Mechanics. 2nd International Conference on Mechanics of Unsaturated Soils, Weimer, Germany, (461-473). 7-9 March 2007.

  • Rings, J., Hauck, C. and Scheuermann, A. (2006). Bestimmung von Wassergehaltsverteilungen mit Hilfe von Electrical Resistivity Tomography. In: Rolf Nüesch, Innovative Feuchtemessung in Forschung und Praxis 2: Berichtsband zum Workshop 2006. Innovative Feuchtemessung in Forschung und Praxis Workshop (IFFP, 2006), Karlsruhe, Germany, (97-103). 17-18 October 2006.

  • Scheuermann, A., Wagner, N., Hübner, C., Kupfer, K. and Bieberstein, A. (2006). Einbringtechnik fuer linienhafte TDR-Sensoren in Bestehende Erdkoerper: Geotechnische und messtechnische Aspekte. In: Rolf Nüesch, Innovative Feuchtemessung in Forschung und Praxis 2: Berichtsband zum Workshop 2006. Innovative Feuchtemessung in Forschung und Praxis Workshop (IFFP, 2006), Karlsruhe, Germany, (223-229). 17-18 October 2006.

  • Schlaeger, S., Becker, R., Schädel, W., Scheuermann, A. and Wörsching, H. (2006). Improvements of Spatial-TDR for hydrological and geotechnical applications. In: 3rd International Symposium and Workshop on Time Domain Reflectometry for Innovative Soils Applications, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana USA, (). 17-20 September 2006.

  • Scheuermann, A. and Bieberstein, A. (2006). Instationäre Durchfeuchtung von Deichen in Abhängigkeit von Vorfeuchtebedingungen. In: Proceedings of 2nd Symposium - Sicherung von Dämmen, Deichen und Stauanlagen. Sicherung von Dämmen, Deichen und Stauanlagen, Siegen, Germany, (). 9-10 February 2006.

  • Scheuermann, A. and Bieberstein, A. (2006). Monitoring of dams and dikes – water content determination using Time Domain Reflectometry (TDR). In: Janko Logar, Ana Gaberc and Bojan Majes., Active geotechnical design in infrastructure development = Aktive geotechnische Planung in der Infrastruktur-Entwicklung : Proceedings of the XIIIth Danube European Conference on Geotechnical Engineering. 13th Donau-Europäische Konferenz für Geotechnik, Ljubljana, Slovenia, (493-498). 29-31 May 2006.

  • Brauns, J., Bieberstein, A., Scheuermann, A. and Reith, H. (2006). Notsicherung von fluss-deichen mit folien. In: Janko Logar, Ana Gaberc and Bojan Majes, Aktive geotechnische Planung in der Infrastruktur-Entwicklung: Tagungsband der XIII. Donau-Europäische Konferenz für Geotechnik (Active geotechnical design in infrastructure development: Proceedings of the XIIIth Danube European Conference on Geotechnical Engineering). 13th Donau-Europäische Konferenz für Geotechnik (13th Danube European Conference on Geotechnical Engineering), Ljubljana, Slovenia, (). 29-31 May 2006.

  • Becker, R., Schlaeger, S., Hübner, C., Scheuermann, A. and Schaedel, W. (2006). Spatial time domain reflectometry for monitoring transient soil moisture profiles: Applications of the Soil Moisture Group, Univ. of Karlsrhue. In: Proceedings of the German Microwave Conference: GeMIC 2006. German Microwave Conference (GeMIC, 2006), Karlsruhe, Germany, (). 28-30 March 2006.

  • Huebner, Christof, Schlaeger, Stefan, Becker, Rolf, Scheuermann, Alexander, Brandelik. Alexander, Schaedel, Wolfram and Schuhmann, Rainer (2005). Advanced measurement methods in time domain reflectometry for soil moisture determination. In: Klaus Kupfer, Electromagnetic aquametry: Electromagnetic wave interaction with water and moist substances. 4th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances, Weimar, Germany, (317-347). May 2001. doi:10.1007/3-540-26491-4_14

  • Scheuermann, A., Montenegro, H. and Bieberstein, A. (2005). Column test apparatus for the inverse estimation of soil hydraulic parameters under defined stress condition. In: Schanz, T., Unsaturated soils: Experimental studies. International Conference From Experimental Evidence towards Numerical Modeling of Unsaturated Soils, Weimar, Germany, (33-44). 18-19 September 2003. doi:10.1007/3-540-26736-0_3

  • Hauck, C. and Scheuermann, A. (2005). Comparing time domain reflectometry and electrical resistivity tomography measurements for estimating soil water distributions. In: Proceedings of the 6th Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with water an moist substances. 6th International Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances, Weimar, Germany, (511-518). 29 May-1 June 2005.

  • Scheuermann, Alexander and Bieberstein, Andreas (2005). Influence of the initial water content on the transient seepage through dikes. In: Proceedings of International Symposium on Dam Safety and Detection of Hidden Troubles of Dams and Dikes. International Symposium in Dam Safety and Detection of Hidden Troubles of Dams and Dikes, Xian, China, (). 1-5 November 2005.

  • Schlaeger, Stefan, Scheuermann, Alexander, Becker, Rolf and Bieberstein, Andreas (2005). Measurement of moisture content in an high electrical lossy material using TDR. In: ISEMA 2005: 6th Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances. ISEMA 2005: Sixth Conference on Electromagnetic Wave Interaction with Water and Moist Substances, Weimar, Germany, (166-173). 29 May-1 June 2005.

  • Scheuermann, Alexander and Bieberstein, Andreas (2005). 利用TDR法监测大坝和堤防. Monitoring of dams and dikes using TDR. In: 大坝安全与堤坝隐患探测国际学术研讨会论文集 , 2005 年. Proceedings of International Symposium on Dam Safety and Detection of Hidden Troubles of Dams and Dikes. 大坝安全与堤坝隐患探测国际学术研讨会. International Symposium in Dam Safety and Detection of Hidden Troubles of Dams and Dikes (2005), Xi'an, China, (). 1-3 November 2005.

Other Outputs

  • Scheuermann, Alexander (). Durchfeuchtung quasi-homogener Erddeiche PhD Thesis, Institute for Soil Mechanics and Rock Mechanics, The University of Queensland.

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision