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Antonio Gens receives the Kevin Nash Gold Medal

Antonio GensThe Full Research Professor Antonio Gens, co-leader of the Geomechanics Group of CIMNE, has received the Kevin Nash Gold Medal from the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE). The prize, establishes in 1985, is awarded every four years and is the highest distinction of the association. The Medal was delivered during the opening ceremony of the 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering held recently in Seoul (South Korea).

The citation recognizes that the medal is “awarded to a person who, through distinction as an engineer, through international contributions to engineering practice and education, through contributions to international good will, and through service to the International Society, has made a major contribution to fostering the ideals and goals of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering throughout the world”.

Antonio Gens

Antonio Gens