Webinars

Using Rigid Blocks in PFC
Oct. 15, 2020 - Oct. 15, 2020

This webinar provides a brief overview of PFC modeling using convex rigid blocks, including example applications ranging from rock-mass behavior to granular flow, and highlights important tip and tricks and modeling challenges.

Learn More About FLAC3D 7.0
May 21, 2020 - May 21, 2020

Learn about the major new features and improvements in FLAC3D version 7.0.

Discrete element modeling of masonry structures
Mar. 26, 2020 - Mar. 26, 2020
The Art of Numerical Modelling in Geomechanics
Feb. 27, 2020 - Feb. 27, 2020

Presented by Dr. Peter A. Cundall: Numerical modeling is widely used in Geomechanics for design and diagnostic purposes, but there is an art to using the software tools correctly. It's not just a case of plugging in the data, and hitting "run". We need to understand the underlying physics, and whether the model properly represents it.

What's New in UDEC 7
Dec. 3, 2019 - Dec. 3, 2019
Discrete element modelling of dam foundations
Jun. 26, 2019 - Jul. 26, 2019

Learn about modeling dam foundations using the discrete element method with UDEC and 3DEC software in the 26th ISRM Online Lecture.

Bonded Block Modeling in 3DEC
Oct. 26, 2020 - Oct. 26, 2020
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Upcoming Events
2 Feb
ANALYSES OF EMBANKMENT DAMS AND SLOPES USING FLAC
This hands-on, virtual training course is 16 hours total, spread over four days in a 1.5-week period, and covers the analysis of embank... Read More