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MIN E323B - 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.

Summer Term 2019

Lecture Sections

Summer Term 2019 - LEC C1 (31137)

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

Lab Sections

Summer Term 2019 - LAB D1 (31139)

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

Lecture Sections

Summer Term 2018 - LEC C1 (31464)

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

Lab Sections

Summer Term 2018 - LAB D1 (31466)

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

Lecture Sections

Summer Term 2017 - LEC C1 (31885)

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

Lab Sections

Summer Term 2017 - LAB D1 (31886)

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