Themes

  • Physical and mechanical properties of fractured rock (laboratory testing and rock properties, field measurements and site investigations)
  • Geophysics in rock mechanics
  • Rock mass strength and failure
  • Nonlinear problems in rock mechanics
  • Effect of joint water on the behavior of rock foundation
  • Numerical modeling and back analysis
  • Mineral resources development: methods and rock mechanics problems
  • Rock mechanics and underground construction in mining, hydropower industry and civil engineering
  • Rock mechanics in petroleum engineering
  • Geodynamics and monitoring of rock mass behavior
  • Risks and hazards
  • Geomechanics of technogenic deposits