Positions

Publications

Academic Article

Year Title
2018 Enhancing Geotechnical Investigations Using Drilling ParametersJournal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering - ASCE Journal of Geotechcnical Engineering.  144:04018006-04018006. 2018
2016 The 22 March 2014 Oso landslide, Washington, USAGeomorphology.  253:275-288. 2016
2014 Design and Testing of a Debris Flow 'Smart Rock'Geotechnical Testing Journal.  37:20130172-20130172. 2014
2011 In Memoriam - Pedro A. de Alba (1939-2011)Geotechnical Testing Journal.  34:175-175. 2011
2003 Use of an instrumented flat dilatometer in soft varved clayJournal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering - ASCE Journal of Geotechcnical Engineering.  129:1159-1167. 2003
2003 Design of an instrumented flat dilatometerGeotechnical Testing Journal.  26:302-309. 2003
1999 Landfilling ash/sludge mixturesJournal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering - ASCE Journal of Geotechcnical Engineering.  125:877-888. 1999
1999 Stiffness of Toyoura sand from dilatometer tests - ClosureJournal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering - ASCE Journal of Geotechcnical Engineering.  125:341-341. 1999
1997 Stiffness of Toyoura sand from dilatometer testsJournal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering - ASCE Journal of Geotechcnical Engineering.  123:836-846. 1997
1995 EVALUATION OF JETTING INSERTION FOR THE SELF BORING PRESSUREMETERCanadian Geotechnical Journal.  32:22-39. 1995
1986 SELF-BORING PRESSUREMETER TESTS IN SOFT CLAYJournal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering - ASCE Journal of Geotechcnical Engineering.  112:60-78. 1986

Conference Proceeding

Year Title
2013 Session report: New approaches for interpreting dataGEOTECHNICAL AND GEOPHYSICAL SITE CHARACTERIZATION 4, VOLS I AND II. 939-945. 2013

Principal Investigator On

  • Improved Practices for Determining the Infiltration Characteristics of Soil for Design of Stormwater BMPs (SPR#26962U)  awarded by NH Department of Transportation 2019 - 2021
  • Use of Smart Rocks to Improve Rock Slope Design (SPR#26962Z)  awarded by NH Department of Transportation 2019 - 2021
  • NHDOT O Contract with Audley Construction Clay Embankments Dover  awarded by RS Audley Incorporated 2015 - 2017
  • Geotechnical Test Embankment  awarded by Alvin J Coleman & Sons 2012 - 2015
  • DMT South Boston Sanborn Head  awarded by Sanborn, Head & Associates 2014 - 2015
  • Harvesting Wind Energy with Existing Bridge Underpass Infrastructure  awarded by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2011 - 2012
  • Drilling Parameter-SHA Children's Brookline Place  awarded by Sanborn, Head & Associates 2008
  • Drilling Parametrs Recorder (DPR) Equipment Center for Life Science Boston  awarded by Sanborn, Head & Associates 2005
  • Instrumented Dilatometer Testing For Mass Highway  awarded by University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth 2001 - 2004
  • Vane Shear Testing at RWS Maine  awarded by Soil Metrics LLC 2002 - 2003
  • Olmsted Lock & Dam Self-boring Pressuremeter Tests  awarded by Fuller, Mossbarger, Scott & May Engineers, Inc. 1997 - 1998
  • Electrical Resisting Cone Testing  awarded by National Science Foundation (NSF) 1996 - 1997
  • NGES Database Upgrade/Dilatometer Data Acquisition  awarded by US DOT, Federal Highway Administration 1996 - 1997
  • Houston NGES SBPM Evaluation  awarded by US DOT, Federal Highway Administration 1994 - 1996
  • Toronto Rapid Transit Subway Expansion SBPM  awarded by Peto MacCallum Ltd. 1994 - 1996
  • Salledes France SBPM Testing  awarded by Laboratoire Central des Ponts et Chaussees (LCPC, France) 1993 - 1996
  • Vane Shear Test Profiles  awarded by Miscellaneous Business & Industry 1994 - 1995
  • Offshore Single Borehole Self-Boring Pressuremeter Testing  awarded by Miscellaneous Business & Industry 1993 - 1995
  • Self-boring Pressuremeter - UMass/Amherst  awarded by Miscellaneous Business & Industry 1993 - 1995
  • Selection & Management of US Geotechnical Experiment Sites  awarded by National Science Foundation (NSF) 1992 - 1995
  • Vane Borer Testing  awarded by Miscellaneous Business & Industry 1993 - 1994
  • Designated Sites for Geotechnical Experimentation in US  awarded by US DOT, Federal Highway Administration 1989 - 1994
  • PC Database Program for Geotechnical Test Sites  awarded by US DOT, Federal Highway Administration 1992 - 1993
  • U.S.-France Workshop on Ground Improvement  awarded by National Science Foundation (NSF) 1991 - 1993
  • Investigator On

    Teaching Activities

  • Foundation Design I Taught course 2018
  • Foundation Design I Taught course 2018
  • Geo-Environmental Engineering Taught course 2018
  • Foundation Design II Taught course 2018
  • Geo-Environmental Engineering Taught course 2017
  • In Situ Geotechnical Testing Taught course 2017
  • Foundation Design II Taught course 2017
  • Soil Mechanics Taught course 2017
  • Soil Mechanics Taught course 2017
  • Soil Mechanics Taught course 2017
  • Geological Engineering Taught course 2016
  • Foundation Design II Taught course 2016
  • Foundation Design II Taught course 2016
  • Project Planning and Design Taught course 2016
  • Soil Mechanics Taught course 2016
  • Soil Mechanics Taught course 2016
  • Geo-Environmental Engineering Taught course 2015
  • Geological Engineering Taught course 2015
  • Project Planning and Design Taught course 2015
  • Soil Mechanics Taught course 2015
  • Soil Mechanics Taught course 2015
  • In Situ Geotechnical Testing Taught course 2014
  • Foundation Design II Taught course 2014
  • Project Planning and Design Taught course 2014
  • Soil Mechanics Taught course 2014
  • Soil Mechanics Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.S. Civil Engineering, University of Montreal
  • M.S. Civil Engineering, Stanford University
  • M.S. Geotechnical Engineering, Stanford University
  • Ph.D. Civil Engineering, Stanford University
  • Ph.D. Geotechnical Engineering, Stanford University
  • Full Name

  • Jean Benoit