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MIN E323A - Rock Mechanics

Mechanical properties of rock masses, field and laboratory determination; classification and index testing; permeability and flow; stresses around underground openings, elastic prototypes and numerical methods; ground support principles and mechanics of common support systems, loads on supports; hydraulic backfill, earth pressures, consolidation theory and practical consequences in mining; mechanics of subsidence and caving; rockburst mechanics; slope stability, rock mechanics instrumentation. Prerequisite: CIV E 270.

Spring Term 2019

Lecture Sections

Spring Term 2019 - LEC C1 (21664)

TR 11:00:00 - 12:20:00 (NRE 1 143)
Instructor: dapel@ualberta.ca

Lab Sections

Spring Term 2019 - LAB D1 (21666)

T 13:00:00 - 15:50:00 (NRE 2 001)
Instructor: dapel@ualberta.ca
Spring Term 2018

Lecture Sections

Spring Term 2018 - LEC C1 (22218)

TR 11:00:00 - 12:20:00 (ETLC E1 013)
Instructor: dapel@ualberta.ca

Lab Sections

Spring Term 2018 - LAB D1 (22220)

T 13:00:00 - 15:50:00 (ETLC E1 013)
Instructor: dapel@ualberta.ca
Spring Term 2017

Lecture Sections

Spring Term 2017 - LEC C1 (22722)

TR 11:00:00 - 12:20:00 (NRE 2 003)
Instructor: dapel@ualberta.ca

Lab Sections

Spring Term 2017 - LAB D1 (22723)

T 13:00:00 - 15:50:00 (NRE 2 003)
Instructor: dapel@ualberta.ca