Notice: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the GeoChina Conference will be delayed to September 18-19, 2021.

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we are pleased to invite you to attend the Sixth GeoChina International Conference 2021 to be held in Nanchang, China from September 18 to 19, 2021. This conference with theme of Civil & Transportation Infrastructures: From Engineering to Smart & Green Life Cycle Solutions is endorsed by a number of leading international professional organizations.

This conference will provide a showcase for recent developments and advancements in design, construction, and safety Inspections of transportation Infrastructures and offer a forum to discuss and debate future directions for the 21st century. Conference topics cover a broad array of contemporary issues for professionals involved in bridge, pavement, geotechnical, tunnel, railway, and emerging techniques for safety Inspections. You will have the opportunity to meet colleagues from all over the world for technical, scientific, and commercial discussions.

Nanchang is a famous historical and cultural city with a history of over 2,200 years. Long and splendid history endows the city with many cultural relics. The poetical Tengwang Pavilion has long been ranked first among the famous pavilions in the south of Yangtze River Recent rapid construction in China has provided great opportunities for bridge, pavement, geotechnical, and tunnel engineers to use their knowledge and talents to solve many challenging problems involving highway bridge structures, pavements, materials, ground improvement, slopes, excavations, and tunnels with innovative solutions and cutting-edge technologies.

We are eagerly looking forward to meet with you in Nanchang, where rich history meets modern developments!

Accepted papers will be published in Edited Books by Springer-DE which will be indexed in EI and submitted for inclusion in ISI "Thomson Reuters".
Selected papers from the conference may be considered for publications in the special issue/collections of
(1) Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, ASCE (SCI Indexed),
(2) Journal of Testing and Evaluation, ASTM International (SCI Indexed),
(3) International Journal of Geomechanics, ASCE (SCI Indexed)

subjected to a full peer review process as set forth by the Editors of ASTM International, and ASCE.
As papers are accepted by ASCE, they will appear in a regular issue of the ASCE journal.

Secretary Generals

Dr. Dar Hao Chen
Texas A&M Transportation Institute
University of Oklahoma
Dr. Bitang Zhu
East China Jiaotong University

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Best Paper Award

(Open to papers accepted and presented at the conference)
Best Paper Awards will be presented in GeoChina 2021 to authors whose works represent novel research with significant real-world applications. By recognizing these selected papers for their originality and significance, GeoChina 2021 highlights some of the theoretical and practical innovations that are likely to shape the future of infrastructure design and construction.
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Conference Themes

I: Transportation Geotechnical Engineering

II: Pavement Engineering

III: Bridge Engineering

IV: Tunneling Engineering

V: Railroad Engineering

VI: Dam, Geomatics, Geoscience, Geophysics, and Hazards

VII: Innovative Technologies