Claes Alén

Professor, Architecture and Civil Engineering, Geology and Geotechnics, Geotechnics

Claes Alén is a Professor in the Division of Geology and Geotechnics, research group Geotechnics. He is a researcher in soils technical properties and its applications. The research is important for a sustainable development of the built environment. Claes collaborates with the Swedish Geotechnical Institutes and the Swedish Transport administration. He is a member of the expert advice boards for the West Link project and the Marieholm Connection project respectively. Claes teaches in soil mechanics, foundation engineering, modeling and risk analysis as well as supervision of Master and Bachelor theses.
​Geotechnical engineering LBT 121
Geotechnical engineering VGG 022
Modeling and problem solving in civil engineering BOM 035
Geotechnics BOM 045
Infrastructural geo engineering BMT 041 
Risk assessment and decision support in engineering BOM 125 
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Published: Mon 19 Aug 2013. Modified: Fri 05 Apr 2019