Sharon Yee Jia Huey

Dr. Sharon Yee Jia Huey
Civil & Construction Engineering

Contact Details
Telephone: + 60 85 443939 Extn: 2411
Fax: +60 85 443837
Location: Skylark 3 (SK3) Room 332

Academic History

  • PhD in Geotechnical Engineering, Curtin University, Australia
  • BEng (Hons) in Civil Engineering, Queen Mary University of London, UK

Academic Appointments

  • Oct 2018 – present Lecturer
    Department of Civil and Construction Engineering, Curtin University Malaysia
  • Oct 2017 – Oct 2018 Postdoctoral researcher
    Department of Civil and Construction Engineering, Curtin University Malaysia

Research Interests

  • Improvement of peat and soft soils using electro-osmosis technique


Journal Papers

  1. R. Kaniraj and J.H.S. Yee (2011), Electro-Osmotic Consolidation Experiments on an Organic Soil, Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, Vol 29(4), 505-518
  2. R. Kaniraj, H.L. Huong and J.H.S. Yee (2011), Electro-Osmotic Consolidation Studies on Peat and Clayey Silt Using Electric Vertical Drain, Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, Vol.29(3), 277-295

Selected Conference Papers

  1. H.S. Yee, A.M.R.G. Athapathu and H.H. Lau, Electro-osmotic Consolidation for Improvement of Geotechnical Properties of Tropical Peat, IS-GI Brussels 2012
  2. H.S. Yee and S. R. Kaniraj, Electro-Osmotic Consolidation Experiments for Improvement of Soft Soils of Sarawak, GeoHunan International Conference 2011
  3. H.S. Yee and S.R. Kaniraj, Performance of Drainage Well in Electro-osmotic Consolidation Experiment, Indian Geotechnical Conference 2010

Previous Industry Appointments

Mar 1999 – Dec 2008      Structural and Civil Design Engineer at Jurutera Minsar Sdn Bhd, Kuching

Professional Association

Registered with Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM)