This journal presents the highest quality fundamental and applied research on all aspects of geosynthetics and their applications, and a variety of ground improvement techniques to reinforce and densify grounds, soils and rocks. The ground engineering aspects that involve scientific principles of geophysics, geochemistry and geomechanics for providing new solutions to practical problems are also considered. The aim is to provide access to rigorously refereed, original and innovative papers across the journal subject fields applied to core civil engineering areas: geotechnical, geoenvironmental, environmental, transportation and hydraulic engineering, and other ground-related areas, such as mining engineering, agriculture, aquaculture and waste management. The journal focuses on the needs of developing economies especially with regard to the environmental sustainability aspects of ground engineering.

  • Presents fundamental and applied research on all aspects of geosynthetics and their applications
  • Explores ground improvement techniques to reinforce and densify grounds, soils and rocks
  • Includes the multidisciplinary aspects of ground engineering that involve scientific principles of geophysics, geochemistry and geomechanics for development of sustainable infrastructure
  • Focuses on developing economies, especially the environmental sustainability aspects of ground improvement, and use of geosynthetics and fibres

Journal information

Editor-in-Chief
  • Sanjay Kumar Shukla
Publishing model
Hybrid. Open Access options available

Journal metrics

24 days
Submission to first decision
91 days
Submission to acceptance
49,040 (2019)
Downloads

Latest articles

This journal has 1 open access article

Journal updates

  • COVID-19 and impact on peer review

    As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times.  Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.

  • Guest Editor Guidelines

    It is the policy of the Journal to enable, and even to encourage and initiate, the publication of special issues from time to time. The following are the guidelines for the preparation and publication of such issues.

View all updates

Subscribe

eJournal
$99.00
Note this is only the net price. Taxes will be calculated during checkout.
  • Immediate online access with complete access to all articles
  • Downloadable in PDF format
  • Subscription expires 12/31/2020

About this journal

Electronic ISSN
2199-9279
Print ISSN
2199-9260
Abstracted and indexed in
  1. CNKI
  2. Dimensions
  3. EBSCO Discovery Service
  4. EI Compendex
  5. Emerging Sources Citation Index
  6. Geobase
  7. Google Scholar
  8. INIS Atomindex
  9. INSPEC
  10. Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China
  11. Japanese Science and Technology Agency (JST)
  12. Naver
  13. OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service
  14. ProQuest Central
  15. ProQuest Engineering
  16. ProQuest Materials Science and Engineering Database
  17. ProQuest SciTech Premium Collection
  18. ProQuest Technology Collection
  19. ProQuest-ExLibris Primo
  20. ProQuest-ExLibris Summon
  21. SCImago
  22. SCOPUS
  23. UGC-CARE List (India)
  24. WTI Frankfurt eG
Copyright information

Rights and permissions

Springer policies

© Springer Nature Switzerland AG