ONLINE COURSE ON ROCK SLOPE ENGINEERING


Speaker

Dr. Manoj Verman

Tunnelling & Rock Engineering Expert President, International Commission on “Hard Rock Excavation” President, Indian National Group of ISRM Past Vice President at Large, ISRM Board Past Vice President, Indian Society of Engineering Geology

09 - 20 November 2020 (Excluding Weekends)
2 Hours daily for 9 Days, @ zoom.us
Time: To be decided based on participant's time zones

Course Contents

  • Design approach to slope stability and stabilisation measures
  • Slope features and dimensions
  • Fundamentals of rock mechanics related to rock slope engineering
  • Structural geology and data interpretation
  • Introduction to stereonets and stereographic projection
  • Identification of modes of slope instability & kinematic analysis
  • Site investigation and geological data collection
  • Rock strength properties and their measurements
  • Hoek-Brown strength criterion for fractured rock masses
  • Ground water
  • Plane failure – slope stability analysis and design of support system
  • Wedge failure – slope stability analysis
  • Toppling failure – slope stability analysis and design of support system
  • Circular failure – slope stability analysis and design of support system
  • Analysis of rock fall hazards and design of rock fall protection measures: velocities & trajectories, impact mechanics, coefficient of restitution, rock fall modelling, selection and design of protection structures
  • Stabilisation of slopes: rock anchors, soil nailing, shotcrete, reaction wall, buttresses, drainage, rock removal, rock fall protection measures
  • Modern, innovative and state-of-the-art slope protection systems
  • Slope monitoring and instrumentation

Course Fee

National Delegate

--- Rs 15,000 PER PARTICIPANT (PLUS GST @18%) FOR PARTICIPANTS FROM SAARC COUNTRIES

International Delegate

--- USD 450 PER PARTICIPANT (PLUS GST @18%) FOR PARTICIPANTS FROM OTHER COUNTRIES.

    • Lecture for 18 hours
    • Course materials in soft form
    • Temporary Rockscience software licenses for two weeks
    • Course completion certificate

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Oration Partner

Contact Us

Dr. Manoj Verman

C-1004, Park View City-2, Sohna Road,
Gurgaon-122018, India

manoj@mverman.com

+91-7042170505

Ms. Asma Sathar

C-1004, Park View City-2, Sohna Road,
Gurgaon-122018, India

asma@mverman.com

+91-9986833099