Prof. Ir. Widjojo A. Prakoso, M.Sc., PhD., G. Eng

Prof. Widjojo Prakoso received his bachelor degree in Civil Engineering from Universitas Indonesia, Master Degree and PhD in Geeotechnical Engineering from Cornell University, USA.

He is currently a Professor of Civil Engineering (Geotechnical) in Universitas Indonesia (UI) and the Chairman of HATTI (Himpunan Ahli Teknik Tanah Indonesia) an Association of Geotechnical Experts in Indonesia.

His research area is in earthwork and ground improvement, pile foundation and basement excavation, geotechnical hazard, and ground motion. He has published more than 100 articles in international journals and conference proceedings as well as one book. He is also a reviewer for various engineering journals and conferences.

Another important community service activity, He served as a member of Construction Safety Committee, Ministry of Public Works and Public Housing since 2018 and served in Bridge and Road Tunnel Safety Commission since 2015, and as Expert team of Building-Geotechnical Structures in DKI Jakarta Provincial Government since 2014. He is also a Member of Professional Organizations in International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute and Canadian Geotechnical Society.