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Zhandos Orazalin DPhil

Postdoctoral Researcher

TEL: (0)1865 600886


Dr. Zhandos Orazalin received his Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA. His research is focused on geotechnical engineering problems associated with complex interaction between structures and soils under various loading conditions.


Research Interests

Practical applications of real-time data analytics integrated with digital twins

Current Projects

Intelligent Fibre Optic Monitoring to Inform the Construction of Underground Services


  1. Orazalin, Z., Whittle, A., and Olsen, M. (2015). "Three-Dimensional Analyses of Excavation Support System for the Stata Center Basement on the MIT Campus." Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001326.