Editorial Board members
Professor John Burland CBE FREng FRS
Professor John Burland is Emeritus Professor of Soil Mechanics and Senior Research Investigator at Imperial College London. In addition to being very active in teaching and research, he has been involved in the design of many large ground engineering projects and was a member of the Italian Prime Minister’s Commission for stabilising the Leaning Tower of Pisa.
Professor John Burland is passionate about communicating the excitement and challenge of engineering. In 2006, he was awarded the Public Promotion of Engineering Medal from the Royal Academy of Engineering.