University of Gaziantep, Turkey
Dr. Ali Firat Cabalar is a professor of geotechnical engineering at the University of Gaziantep, Turkey. He completed his undergraduate (BSc) and master degrees (MSc) at the University of Gaziantep, and his doctorate (PhD) at the University of Southampton, UK.
His main vision in research is to establish multidisciplinary works to develop innovative materials for the geotechnical engineers. His work has centred on the experimental soil mechanics, and particularly has looked at the micro and macro behavior of soils improved by various agents including lime, gypsum, cement, fly ash, construction and demolition wastes, biopolymers, and bacteria.