Prof. R. Kerry Rowe
Queen's University, Canada
Prof. R. Kerry Rowe has published prolifically on, and has extensive research and consulting experience in geotechnical, geosynthetics, waste management and geoenvironmental engineering including the design and peer review of hydrogeology and design of landfills.
The distinguished lectures he has presented include the Giroud, Rankine, Casagrande, and the ASCE Karl Terzaghi Lectures (2017). ISSMGE created the R. Kerry Rowe Lecture in 2013. He is a foreign Member of the U.S. National Academy of Engineering, and a Fellow of the Royal Society (of London, UK), Royal Academy of Engineering , the Royal Society of Canada and the Canadian Academy of Engineering. He is a past president of the International Geosynthetics Society, the Canadian Geotechnical Society and the Engineering Institute of Canada.