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GeoEngineering Seminar Schedule

Fall 2017

the schedule will be updated as information becomes available...

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Date Time Presenter/Subject Location
Thurs, Sept 14 4:00 – 5:00 pm Dr Nick Rosser (University of Durham, UK), "4D monitoring of actively failing rock slopes" Miller Hall, Room 105
Thurs, Sept 28 4:30 – 5:30 pm Dr Olivier Buzzi (University of Newcastle, Australia), "Could random field models be the solution to the scale effect on the shear strength of rock discontinuities?" ELL324
Fri, Sept 29 4:30 – 5:30 pm Joint Geocolloquium and GeoEngineering Centre Presentation: Dr Keith Turner (Colorado School of Mines), " Using 3-D Models to Support the Total Geological History Approach for Site Characterization" TBA(Miller Hall)
Wed, Oct 4   No seminar — CGS conference  
Wed, Oct 11 4:30 – 5:30 pm Harry Postill (Loughborough University, UK), "Numerical Modelling of Seasonal Ratchetting and Progressive Failure of Slopes" ELL324
Thurs, Oct 12 4:30 – 5:30 pm Dr Neil Dixon (Loughborough University, UK), " Global Challenges, Geosynthetic Solutions and Counting Carbon" ELL324
Thurs, Oct 26 4:30 – 5:30 pm Dr Daiki Takano (Port and Airport Research Institute, Japan), "Compaction grouting as a countermeasure against liquefaction" ELL324
Weds, Nov 1 4:30 – 5:30 pm Dr Anthony Tessari (University at Buffalo, USA), "Real-time hybrid simulation of soil-foundation-superstructure interaction" ELL324
Thurs, Nov 9 4:30 – 5:30 pm Dr Alex Baumgard (BGC Engineering), "The Trans Mountain Expansion Project — Designing for Geohazards in a Modern World" ELL324
Weds, Nov 22 4:30 – 6:00 pm 2017 Victor Milligan Lecture: Dr R. Kerry Rowe (Queen's University), "Protecting the environment with geosynthetics" ELL324

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