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Course Title

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ECTS

MMP 305

Rock Mechanics

3

2

4

5

Content: Introduction, rock engineering problems, Stress, Strain, Stress-Strain relationship, Physical and mechanical properties of rocks, testing of rocks, classifications of rocks, insitu stress determination methods, design principles of underground spans, ground stresses of room & pillar and longwall mining method, subsidence, rock burst, slope stability in open pit mines.

TextBook:

  • The instructor lecture notes.