Instructions to Authors

Paper Contribution, Technical Notes, and Discussions

Geotechnical Engineering is the official journal of the Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society and the Association of Geotechnical Societies in Southeast Asia. It is published four times a year in March, June, September, and December and is free to members of the Society. Please visit our website at for the membership information.

SEAGS & AGSSEA encourage the submission of scholarly and practice-oriented articles to its journal. The journal is published quarterly. Both sponsors of the journal, the Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society and the Association of Geotechnical Societies in Southeast Asia, promote the ideals and goals of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering in fostering communications, developing insights and enabling the advancement of the geotechnical engineering discipline. Thus, the publishing ethics followed is similar to other leading geotechnical journals. The standard ethical behavior of the authors, the editor, and his editorial panel, the reviewers, and the publishers is followed.

Before you submit an article, please review the guidelines stated herein for the manuscript preparation and submission procedures. The paper template is available upon request.

Geotechnical Engineering Journal accepts submissions via electronic. The manuscript file (text, tables, and figures) in both words and pdf format, together with the submission letter, should be submitted to the Secretariat and copied to the Chief Editor of Geotechnical Engineering Journal. Email:

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Template for Preparation of Full Paper

Guide for Publication of Discussion and Authors’ Replies for Papers on the SEAGS & AGSSEA Journal

template-full-paperThis template provides you with an example of the layout and style, which we wish you to adopt during the preparation of your paper. Please, make an abstract as short as possible (5~8 lines). Authors of papers to proceedings have to type these in a form suitable for direct photographic reproduction by the publisher. In order to ensure uniform style throughout the volume, all the papers have to be prepared strictly according to the instructions set in this template.

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For additional information, please write to:

Dr. Kuo Chieh Chao
Hon. Secretary-General
Southeast Asian Geotechnical Society

Ir. Peng Tean SIN
Hon. Secretary-General
Association of Geotechnical Societies in Southeast Asia

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