School of Civil Engineering and Surveying


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Dr Peter Kelly

  • Qualifications: BEng PhD
  • Role Title: Senior Lecturer
  • Address: Portland Building, Portland Street, Portsmouth PO1 3AH UK
  • Telephone: +44 (0)23 9284 2904
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  • Department: School of Civil Engineering and Surveying
  • Faculty: Faculty of Technology


I am a Lecturer at the School of Civil Engineering and Surveying, University of Portsmouth.

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Soils and Materials 3
  • Civil Engineering Design Project
  • Integrated Design Project
  • Integrating Deign Project
  • Research Methods and Individual Project
  • Independant Project
  • Personal Tutoring


  • Physical modelling of geotechnical problems
  • Transparent soils and non-intrusive physical modelling
  • Foundation engineering
  • Soil structure interaction
  • Ground improvement
  • Partical Image Velocimetry (PIV) in physical modelling

Research profile

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