Prof. Dr. Ir. Masyhur Irsyam

Institut Teknologi Bandung

Email masyhur.irsyam [at]
Expertise Geotechnical Analysis


    Research Interest

    Soil Behaviour Ground Improvement Foundation Engineering Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering Stability of Slope and Excavation Soft Ground Tunneling Offshore Geotechnics Computational Geotechnics Instrumentation and Testing in Geotechnical Engineering


    • Nugraha A.D.,Shiddiqi H.A.,Widiyantoro S.,Thurber C.H.,Pesicek J.D.,Zhang H.,Wiyono S.H.,Ramdhan M.,Ramdhan M.,Irsyam M., "Hypocenter relocation along the sunda arc in Indonesia, using a 3D seismic-velocity model", Seismological Research Letters, Vol. 89, 603-612, 2018
    • Cipta A.,Cummins P.,Irsyam M.,Hidayati S., "Basin resonance and seismic hazard in jakarta, Indonesia", Geosciences (Switzerland), Vol. 8, 2018
    • Sahara D.P.,Widiyantoro S.,Irsyam M., "Stress heterogeneity and its impact on seismicity pattern along the equatorial bifurcation zone of the Great Sumatran Fault, Indonesia", Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, Vol. 164, 1-8, 2018
    • Irsyam M.,Asrurifak M.,Mikhail R.,Wahdiny I.I.,Rustiani S.,Rustiani S., "Development of nationwide Vs30 map and calibrated conversion table for Indonesia using automated topographical classification", Journal of Engineering and Technological Sciences, Vol. 49, 457-471, 2017
    • Ridwan M.,Widiyantoro S.,Irsyam M.,Irsyam M.,Yamanaka H., "Development of an engineering bedrock map beneath Jakarta based on microtremor array measurements", Geological Society Special Publication, Vol. 441, 153-165, 2017
    • Saygin E.,Cummins P.R.,Cipta A.,Hawkins R.,Pandhu R.,Murjaya J.,Murjaya J.,Irsyam M.,Widiyantoro S.,Kennett B.L.N., "Imaging architecture of the Jakarta Basin, Indonesia with transdimensional inversion of seismic noise", Geophysical Journal International, Vol. 204, 918-931, 2016
    • Partono W.,Wardani S.P.R.,Irsyam M.,Maarif S., "Seismic microzonation of Semarang, Indonesia based on site response analysis using 30 M soil deposit model", Jurnal Teknologi, Vol. 78, 31-38, 2016
    • Alatas I.M.,Kamaruddin S.A.,Nazir R.,Irsyam M., "Effect of weathering on disintegration and shear strength reduction of clay shale", Jurnal Teknologi, Vol. 78, 93-99, 2016
    • Gunawan E.,Maulida P.,Meilano I.,Irsyam M.,Efendi J., "Analysis of coseismic fault slip models of the 2012 Indian ocean earthquake: Importance of GPS data for crustal deformation studies", Acta Geophysica, Vol. 64, 2136-2150, 2016
    • Alatas I.M.,Kamaruddin S.A.,Nazir R.,Irsyam M.,Himawan A., "Shear strength degradation of Semarang Bawen clay shale due to weathering process", Jurnal Teknologi, Vol. 77, 109-118, 2015
    • Nyoman Sukanta I.,Prakoso W.A.,Ilyas T.,Irsyam M., "Development of an extended Hara model for MW determination of moderate-magnitude earthquakes", International Journal of Technology, Vol. 6, 380-387, 2015
    • Darjantoa H.,Irsyam M.,Retno S.P., "Full scale static load test on the spider net system", Jurnal Teknologi, Vol. 77, 73-82, 2015
    • Hutapea B.M.,Asrurifak M.,Asrurifak M.,Irsyam M., "Generation of a pair of surface time histories for jakarta used for earthquake resistance design of infrastructures", Jurnal Teknologi, Vol. 77, 17-24, 2015
    • Partono W.,Wardani S.P.R.,Irsyam M.,Maarif S., "Development of seismic microzonation maps of Semarang, Indonesia", Jurnal Teknologi, Vol. 77, 99-107, 2015
    • Ridwan M.,Ridwan M.,Widiyantoro S.,Irsyam M.,Yamanaka H., "Estimation of S-wave velocity structures by using microtremor array measurements for subsurface modeling in Jakarta", Journal of Mathematical and Fundamental Sciences, Vol. 46, 313-327, 2014
    • Fauzi A.,Irsyam M.,Fauzi U.J., "Empirical correlation of shear wave velocity and N-SPT value for Jakarta", International Journal of GEOMATE, Vol. 7, 980-984, 2014
    • Irsyam M.,Irsyam M.,Asrurifak M.,Ridwan M.,Aldiamar F.,Sengara I.W.,Widiyantoro S.,Triyoso W.,Hilman D.,Kertapati E.,Meilano I.,Meilano I.,Firmanti A., "Past earthquakes in Indonesia and new seismic hazard maps for earthquake design of buildings and infrastructures", Geotechnical, Geological and Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 25, 33-46, 2013
    • Gratchev I.,Irsyam M.,Towhata I.,Muin B.,Nawir H., "Geotechnical aspects of the sumatra earthquake of september 30, 2009, Indonesia", Soils and Foundations, Vol. 51, 333-341, 2011
    • Irsyam M.,Hendriyawan H.,Asrurifak M.,Latif H.,Razali N.,Firmanti A., "Combined Hazards. Seismic hazard maps of Indonesia and geotechnical and tsunami hazard assessment for Banda Aceh", Geotechnical, Geological and Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 15, 130-149, 2011
    • Irsyam M.,Asrurifak M.,Budiono B.,Triyoso W.,Firmanti A., "Development of spectral hazard maps for a proposed revision of the Indonesian Seismic Building Code", Geomechanics and Geoengineering, Vol. 5, 35-47, 2010
    • Irsyam M.,Dangkua D.T.,Dangkua D.T.,Hoedajanto D.,Hutapea B.M.,Kertapati E.K.,Boen T.,Petersen M.D., "Proposed seismic hazard maps of Sumatra and Java islands and microzonation study of Jakarta city, Indonesia", Journal of Earth System Science, Vol. 117, 865-878, 2008
    • Hryciw R.D.,Irsyam M., "Behavior of sand particles rigid ribbed inclusions during shear", Soils and Foundations, Vol. 33, 1-13, 1993
    • Hryciw R.D.,Irsyam M., "Pullout stiffness of elastic anchors in slope stabilization systems", Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol. 118, 902-919, 1992
    • Irsyam M.,Hryciw R.D., "Friction and passive resistance in soil reinforced by plane ribbed inclusions", Geotechnique, Vol. 41, 485-498, 1991
    • Hryciw Roman D.,Irsyam Masyhur, "Shear zone characterization in sands by carbowax impregnation", Geotechnical Testing Journal, Vol. 13, 49-52, 1990
    • Partono W.,Irsyam M.,Retno Wardani S.P., "Development of seismic risk microzonation map for Semarang due to Semarang fault earthquake scenarios with maximum magnitude 6.9 Mw", MATEC Web of Conferences, Vol. 159, 2018
    • Irsyam M.,Irsyam M.,Natawijaya D.H.,Daryono M.R.,Widiyantoro S.,Asrurifak M.,Meilano I.,Triyoso W.,Hidayati S.,Rudiyanto A.,Sabaruddin A.,Faisal L., "Development of new seismic hazard maps of Indonesia 2017", ICSMGE 2017 - 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Vol. 2017-September, 1525-1528, 2017
    • Alatas I.M.,Nazir R.,Irsyam M.,Simatupang P.T., "The effect of weathering process to determination of residual shear strength of clay shale with triaxial multi-stage system", ICSMGE 2017 - 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, 305-308, 2017
    • Partono W.,Irsyam M.,Prabandiyani Retno Wardani S., "Development of site class and site coefficient maps of Semarang, Indonesia using field shear wave velocity data", MATEC Web of Conferences, Vol. 101, 2017
    • Partono W.,Irsyam M.,Wardani S.P.R., "Development of acceleration time histories for Semarang, Indonesia, due to shallow crustal fault earthquakes", AIP Conference Proceedings, Vol. 1903, 2017
    • Salam R.A.,Islamy M.R.F.,Munir M.M.,Yuliza E.,Yuliza E.,Irsyam M., "Design and implementation of wireless sensor network on Ground movement Detection System", Proceeding - 2015 International Conference on Computer, Control, Informatics and Its Applications: Emerging Trends in the Era of Internet of Things, IC3INA 2015, 89-92, 2016
    • Salam R.A.,Habil H.,Yuliza E.,Munir M.M.,Irsyam M.,Irsyam M., "A simple and low cost tilt examiner system development for a precise landslide early warning system", AIP Conference Proceedings, Vol. 1730, 2016
    • Salam R.A.,Islamy M.R.F.,Munir M.M.,Latief H.,Irsyam M.,Irsyam M., "A Simple Accelerometer Calibrator", Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Vol. 739, 2016
    • Yuliza E.,Habil H.,Munir M.M.,Irsyam M.,Abdullah M.,Abdullah M., "Study of soil moisture sensor for landslide early warning system: Experiment in laboratory scale", Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Vol. 739, 2016
    • Islamy M.R.F.,Salam R.A.,Munir M.M.,Irsyam M.,Irsyam M., "Design of Deformation Monitoring System for Volcano Mitigation", Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Vol. 739, 2016
    • Habil H.,Yuliza E.,Munir M.M.,Irsyam M.,Irsyam M., "Instrumentation system design and laboratory scale simulation of landslide disaster mitigation", Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Vol. 739, 2016
    • Wayansengara I.,Irsyam M.,Sidi I.D.,Mulia A.,Asrurifak M.,Hutabarat D., "Development of Earthquake risk-targeted ground motions for Indonesian Earthquake Resistance Building Code SNI 1726-2012", 12th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering, ICASP 2015, 2015
    • Irsyam M.,Hutabarat D.,Asrurifak M.,Imran I.,Widiyantoro S.,Widiyantoro S.,Sadisun I.,Hutapea B.,Afriansyah T.,Pindratno H.,Firmanti A.,Ridwan M.,Haridjono S.W.,Pandhu R., "Development of seismic risk microzonation maps of Jakarta city", Geotechnics for Catastrophic Flooding Events - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering for Disaster Mitigation and Rehabilation, GEDMAR 2014, 35-47, 2015
    • Irsyam M.,Asrurifak M.,Ridwan M.,Aldiamar F.,Wayan S.I.,Widiyantoro S.,Triyoso W.,Hilman D.,Kertapati E.,Meilano I.,Suhard J.,Suhard J.,Simatupang P.T.,Muhammad I.,Murjanto D.,Hasan M., "Development of map of maximum considered earthquake geometric mean (MCEG) PGA for earthquake resistance building design in Indonesia", 18th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering: Challenges and Innovations in Geotechnics, ICSMGE 2013, Vol. 2, 1495-1498, 2013
    • Chu J.,Phoon K.K.,De Groot D.,De Puy M.,Indraratna B.,Liu H.-L.,Lo S.-C.R.,Nadim F.,Ohta H.,Sengara W.,Auvinet G.,Baimakhan R.B.,Bergado D.T.,Bo M.W.,Chin C.T.,Ciortan R.,Eitner V.,Filz G.,Gandhi S.R.,Iai S.,Irsyam M.,Jefferson I.,Pappin J.,Seneviratne N.,Shin E.C.,Thu T.M.,Wardani A.,Werno M.,Zhang J., "TC39: Geotechnical engineering for coastal disaster mitigation and rehabilitation", Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering: The Academia and Practice of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol. 5, 3799-3800, 2009
    • Irsyam M.,Hasan L.,Hryciw R.D., "Experimental study of the pullout resistance of ribbed anchors in sands", Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering: The Academia and Practice of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol. 1, 546-549, 2009
    • Wardani S.P.R.,Irsyam M., "Alternative solution for the failure of sheet pile structure at Barito river in Marabahan, Indonesia", Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering: The Academia and Practice of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol. 3, 2629-2632, 2009
    • Irsyam M.,Krisnanto S.,Wardhani S.P.R., "Instrumented full scale test and numerical analysis to investigate performance of bamboo pile-mattress system as soil reinforcement for coastal embankment on soft clay", Geotechnical Engineering for Disaster Mitigation and Rehabilitation - Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference GEDMAR08, 165-170, 2008