NGUYEN Nho Gia Hien
Post-doc at University of La Rochelle, France


2006 – 2011: University of Technolology of Ho Chi Minh City, Civil Engineer

2011 – 2012: University of Lyon, INSA Lyon, Master of Science

2012 – 2016: University of Lyon, INSA Lyon and IRSTEA Grenoble, Doctor


H Zhu, HNG Nguyen, F Nicot, F Darve
Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 95, 112-131
On a common critical state in localized and diffuse failure modes
L Zhang, NGH Nguyen, S Lambert, F Nicot, F Prunier, I Djeran-Maigre
European Journal of Environmental and Civil Engineering, 1-22
The role of force chains in granular materials: from statics to dynamics
HNG Nguyen, F Prunier, I Djeran-Maigre, F Nicot
Granular Matter 18 (1), 1-10
Kinetic energy and collapse of granular materials


I have great interest in granular materials. I’m working with DEM simulation of unsaturated soils.
I speak English, French and Vietnamese.
In my free time, I play guitar and doodle. I also love photography.